Dara is an interdisciplinarian at heart and by training. She is trained as a Certified Integral Facilitator(R), Sociologist (Ph.D.), Developmental Coach, Critical Theorist (M.A.), and Usui Reiki Master. She also teaches meditation and practice in a Tibetan Buddhist Lineage.
Dara says “my Integral Facilitator certification, which is basically Jedi training, includes conflict mediation and group dynamics.” Her academic work focuses on identity development, embodiment, social dynamics, and emotions.