Self-Reg Alumni

Self-Reg Alumni 2019-11-01T16:16:45+00:00

Shanker Self-Reg Alumni

The MEHRIT Centre is excited to recognize and celebrate the growing number of graduates from our online courses. All have demonstrated impressive diligence and commitment to ongoing learning about Shanker Self-Reg®.

Please note that these graduates are not necessarily staff members of The MEHRIT Centre, but rather educators, mental health professionals, and parents who are committed to applying Self-Reg in their personal and professional lives.

See our Self-Reg Staff and Presenters here.

Self-Reg Learning Facilitators

These individuals have completed our six-course Level 2 Program, which provides graduates with:

  • a deeper understanding of the research and scientific foundations of Shanker Self-Reg® and the Shanker Method®
  • expertise in the Shanker Framework and the application of the Shanker Method® across a range of contexts
  • certification as a Self-Reg Learning Facilitator qualified to plan, develop, deliver and evaluate Self-Reg workshops

The list below represents Cohorts 1, 2, 3 and 4 graduates of the Self-Reg Facilitators Training Program -Level 2. Cohort 5 runs from Sept 2018-Jun 2019 and Cohort 6 from Feb-Oct 2019.

  • Susan Baldassi | Thunder Bay, Ontario
  • Marilyn Barros | Sarnia, Ontario
  • Lisa Bayrami | Toronto, Ontario
  • Gary Berge | Edmonton, Alberta
  • Tina Bergman | Batawa, Ontario
  • Bronwyn (Bonnie) Berry | Mayfield North, Australia
  • Amanda Binns | Toronto, Ontario
  • Monica Braat | Redcliff, Alberta
  • Karen Braun | Calgary, Alberta
  • Cecilia Breinbauer | Washington, DC

  • Lindsay Bunn | Hamilton, Ontario
  • Casey Burgess | Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
  • Stefani Burosch | Peterborough, Ontario
  • Crystal Carbino | Port Severn, Ontario
  • Laura Cesaroni | Markham, Ontario
  • Susan Conklin | North Bay, Ontario
  • Anne Copeland | Seaforth, Ontario
  • Lisa Cranston | Windsor, Ontario
  • Nancy Drew | Tecumseh, Ontario
  • Andrea Edmondson | The Woodlands, Texas
  • Marie Edwards | Blackmands Bay, Australia
  • Susanne Ellis | Mississauga, Ontario
  • Natalia Fedan | Poland

  • Elizabeth Feigenbaum | Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Robyn Gild | Glen Iris, Australia
  • Sonia Gregory | Yellowknife, NWT
  • Kaitlyn Hawking | Para Hills West, Australia
  • Tanya Hawthorne | Ontario
  • Lindsay Hayes | Barrhead, Alberta
  • Constance Herman (Kirk) | Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
  • Rabeya Hossain | Toronto, Ontario
  • Francine Hurst | Oshawa, Ontario
  • Laura Hutchinson  | Guelph, Ontario

  • Leigh Anne Jacques | Toronto, Ontario
  • Louise Jupp | Toronto, Ontario
  • Paula Jurczak | Richmond, British Columbia
  • Sandra Kearns | Bowmanville, Ontario
  • Trina Kennedy | Alberta
  • Jennifer Kentner | Fergus, Ontario

  • Shelley Kenzie | Hamilton, Ontario

  • Victoria Kish | Edmonton, Alberta
  • Kajsa Klassen | Glen Williams, Alberta
  • Joanna Kossmann | Aberdeen, UK
  • Rebecca Leslie | Toronto, Ontario
  • Cathern Lethbridge | Barrie, Ontario
  • Heidi Lutick | British Columbia
  • Sara MacDonald | Dartmouth, NS
  • Colleen Marback | Vaughn, Ontario
  • Nino Margvelashvili | Tbilisi
  • Jodi Masters | Alberta
  • Sonia Mastrangelo | Toronto, Ontario
  • Penny Mayo | Ottawa, Ontario
  • Donna McKern | Frenchs Forst, Australia
  • Gabriela Michaca | Cabos San Lucas, Baja California Sur

  • Rada Mihajlovic Ontario
  • Gail Molenaar | Oro-Medonte, Ontario
  • Marsha Moorcroft | Limehouse, Ontario
  • Paulette Moore | St. John’s, Nfld
  • Claudio Moschella | Mississauga, Ontario
  • Christine Mumford | Ontario
  • Nancy Niessen | Hamilton, Ontario

  • Vicki Parnell | Burnaby, British Columbia
  • Stephanie Pellett | Toronto, Ontario
  • Carol Perry | British Columbia
  • Nicole Patzalek Ontario
  • Deanna Perry Ontario
  • Lisa Pinhorn Newfoundland
  • Melissa Pinnell Milton, Ontario
  • Agnieszka Piskozub-Piwosz Gdansk, Poland
  • Lorraine Purgret Ontario
  • Melissa Raine Australia
  • Patty Reid-Young Brampton, Ontario
  • Alexis Renwick | Edmonton, Alberta
  • Arlene Robinson | Peterborough, Ontario
  • Angie Rosati | Loretto, Ontario
  • Gunay Sihyurek | Toronto, Ontario
  • Jagoda Sikora | Alberta
  • Jennifer Smith | Alberta
  • Julie Smith | Barrhead, Alberta
  • Kim Smith | Newmarket, Ontario
  • Nancy Smykaluk | Brantford, Ontario
  • Margaret Sprattmoran | Empire, Michigan
  • Agnieskzka Stazka-Gawrysiak Poland
  • Cassie St Amand Ontario
  • Vicki Storaas Ontario
  • Kathleen Sullivan | Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
  • Deborah Sussman | USA

  • Rachel Thompson | Peterborough, Ontario

  • Jennifer Trataris | Dubai, United Arab Nations

  • Edith Underwood | Mississauga, Ontario

  • Krista Van Iderstine | Calgary, Alberta
  • Sarah Vance | Bancroft, Ontario
  • Joan Walder Ontario
  • Linda Warren | Oshawa, Ontario

  • Jane Wilson | Moncton, New Brunswick
  • Margaret Wise-Hellmuth | Brampton, Ontario
  • Kyla Zachary | Saanichton, British Columbia

Self-Reg Champions

These individuals have completed our four-part Foundations Course, which gives graduates a solid grounding in knowledge about:

  • the scientific and research underpinnings of Self-Reg
  • the brain-body science of stress
  • the five domains of Shanker Self-Reg®
  • how Self-Reg enhances our understanding of some key issues in human development and education

Senaa Abraham
Farida Ackerland
Debbie Adams
Daniela Aikman
Nikki Alderman
Andrea Alexandrescu
Diane Alfred
Gloria Alfred
Michelle Ancona
Gloria Andrade
Jennifer Angelo
Patricia Apac
Sara Aprile
Mieko Arakawa
Danielle Arnold
Carley Aroldi
Jennifer Arsenault
Elma Arthurson
Samantha Augot
Deirdre Azzopardi
Abimbola Badmus-Oladeji
Sandra Bailey
Elizabeth Baile
Alison Baker
Susan Baker
Susan Baldassi
Jamie Barker
Marilyn Barros
Kathy Bartell
Lisa Bayrami
Jody Beagle
Kendal Beckett
Ashley Bell
Sandra Berg
Gary Berge
Tina Bergman
Annette Berry
Bronwyn (Bonnie) Berry
Amanda Binns
Heather Bishop
Agata Blaz
Ashley Blazek
Joanne Boyd
Dana Bozzato
Monica Braat
Katharine Brady
Sheila Bragens
Nora Brameld
Karen Braun
Heather Bredin
Heather Bridgeman
Melissa Brinklow
Lynn Brodsky
Theresa Brooks
Jennifer Brown
Julie Brown
Susan Brown
Kevan Bryant
Sylwia Bujko
Lindsay Bunn
Casey Burgess
Stefani Burosch
Leah Burrell
Cecilia Breinbauer
Thea Cammie
Crystal Carbino
Liz Carlin
Stacey Carney
Monica Carruthers
Jessie Carson
Kathryn Carter
Stephanie Carter (Laviolette)
Sarah Cassidy
Corrine Catalano
Martel Catalano
Laura Ceasroni
Robin Chamney
Cynthia Chan-Reynolds
Richard Chaplinsky
Chelene Charles
Jeannine Charney
Julie Charters
Amanda Chartier
Nicole Cheetham
Real Chenard
Jessica Cheung
Esther Childs
Kylee Childs
Dianne Chretien
Julie Christensen
Rebecca Christie
Joanna Ciepluch
Annette Coffey
Mary Ann Coleman
Stephanie Condon
Susan Conklin
Anne Connolly
Olivia Conti
Lee Coolen
Anne Copeland
Lisa Corbett
Jodi Cotnam
Debbie Coulter
Annemarie Couture
Chris Cowan
Chris Cowan
Lisa Cranston
Erin Crawford
Janice Cross
Stephanie Cudmore
Kristin Cybak-Pothier
Antony Czachor
Aleksandra Czun
Agata Dabek
Jared Daugharty
Theresa Davis
Heather Dawe
Brenda Deakin
Jennifer deGroot
Joslyn Derdall
Lisa de Vries
Narmilee Dhayanandhan
Colleen Dickinson
Sarah Diotte
Lisa Doff
Kimberley Dopko
Linsey Doucette
Andrea Dowell
Nancy Drew
Mervyn D’Souza
Mithra Dubey
Teresa Dumas
Aviva Dunsigner

Shelly Durance
Amanda Dzuba
Michelle Eagle
Dawn Eckensviller (Macmillan)
Andrea Edmondson
Jennifer Edwards
Marie Edwards
Dayna Egan
Kerry Egan
Wendy Elford
Shelley Elmhurst
Susanne Ellis
Emily Elsworthy
Tara Embrey
Laura Emery
Cheryl Emrich
Bridget Everest
Jessika Ewald
Jennifer Faasse
Natalia Fedan
Jay Fedosoff
Elizabeth Feigenbaum
Melanie Feller
Bi Yu Feng
Michelle Ferreri
Shannon Finamore
Sally Fisher
Jennifer Fitzgerald
Allison Fitzgibbon
Kristen Fleuty
Bernadette Foster
Travis Francis
Mary Frook
John Fry
Chris Fuller
Trishia Gagnon
Lisa Gajewski
Kristy Gall
Rita Gallippi
Mandip Gandham
Jeni Gardiner
Linda Garofallou
Anna Gburczyk
Sarah Gibb
Robyn Gild
Anita Gilman
Evelyn Ginzburg
Joanna Gmyz-Lowndes
Gaye Godard
Laura Godfrey
Camila Gonzalez
Denise Gonsalvez
Erin Goodyear
Joanna Goska
Tiffany Goulet
Julie Graham
Crystal Grande
Stefanie Gray
Valerie Gray
Sonia Gregory
Jennifer Guiney
Janice Hache
Rebecca Haddock
Shanna Hagens
Carrie Hait
Sandra Haliburton
Anita Halfpenny
Joanne Halliday
Arsalan Hamidi
Deborah Hammond
Angela Hanimyan
Alexandra Harkins
Roberta Harris
Michele Harrison
Shellie Hatch
Marie Havens
Kaitlyn Hawking
Tanya Hawthorne
Sandra Hayashi
Lindsay Hayes
Constance Herman (Kirk)
Roxanne Hibberd
Kathleen Hickey
Becky Hicks
Brigitte Hildebrand
Kirstina Hipel
John Hoffman
Deborah Holcombe
Patricia Holley
Jennifer Hooper
Catherine Horder
Rabeya Hossain
Tracy Hsu
Yubei Hu
Charlotte Hurd
Paula Hughes
Caroline Hui
Ellyn Hulsey
Tara-Jo Hunter
Linda Hurren
Francine Hurst
Alesha Husain
Laura Hutchinson
Elisabeth Hye-Yeon Han
Kristin Hyland
Cheryl Ishakis (Basser)
Meghan Ivany
Twyla Jackson
Leigh Anne Jacques
Norheen Jaffrey
Ashley Jakovljevic
Sylvie James
Erin Jipner
Kristin Johns-Bell
Chiara Johnson
Katie Johnson
Amanda Johnson-Dunbar
Jody Jowett
Tamsin Jowett
Louise Jupp
Paula Jurczak
Anna Jurek
Karly Kantola
Karen Kealey
Sandra Kearns
Krystal Kearney
Renee Kearney
Elizabeth Keatings
Jayne Kellam
Paul Kelly
Chantelle Kelly-Rae
Tanya Kemp
Becky Kennedy
Trina Kennedy
Robert (Bobby) Kenny
Anita Kent
Sara Kent
Jennifer Kentner
Amanda Kergan
Janessa Kerr
Sarah Kincaid
Sheila Kindred
Lisa Kinshella
Shelley Kinzie
Christopher Kish
Victoria Kish
Meghan Kizuik
Kajsa Klassen
Andrea Klepatz
Julia Klimack
Nikki Kluss
Adrianne Kmet
Stacey Kocjan
Darlene Konnik
Jenn Kooznetsoff
Magdalena Kosicka
Joanna Kossmann
Kathy Kozovski
Debbie Kravis
Karolina Kulka
Sanjay Kumar
Alaina Kunder
Kelly Lachapelle
Melinda Lake
Jody Langlois
Catherine Lannaman
Shawna Lanteigne
Louise Lamont
Audrey Lappe
Emilie Leduc
Gillian Lee
Jessica Leech Stangarone
Marta Lenarczyk
Cindy Lenart
Joy Leschiutta
Rebecca Leslie
Cathy Lethbridge
Annie Letourneau
Jennifer Levine
Gerard Lewis
Connie Li
Nancy Liabotis
Carolyn Little
Alysha Lyon
John Luth
Heidi Lutick
Mariah MacDonald
Sara MacDonald
Katarzyna Machal
Marta Maciag
Rose Mackenzie
Brandon MacLeod
Marie-Claude Maher
Jillian Mainville
Lois Malazdrewicz
Robert Malowany
Katarzyna Malysz
Shamala Manilall
Susan Mann
Colleen Marback
Alana Marcoccia
Ashley Marcoux
Nino Margvelashvili
June Martin
Syd Martin
Jodi Masters
Sonia Mastrangelo
Charlie Matteis
Angela Maxine-Little
Katie Mayerson
Penny Mayo
Bridget McBride
Andrew McCorrmick
Sean McCutcheon
Ryan McEathron
Jane McGhee
Kerri McGillion
Jessica McGrath
Hilarie McIntyre
Eileen McKeating
Brittany McMillan
Tanya Melo
Hugh Merson
Gabriela Michaca
Rada Mihajlovic
Beth Miller
Ruth Mills
Karin Milner
Jeane Mischuk
Shareen Mohammed
Gail Molenaar
Marcia Moorcroft
Paulette Moore
Rocheal Morris
Kristine Morton
Claudio Moschella
Christine Mumford
Laura Muntean
Miranda Murphy
Ridwaan Naik
Krista Nasu
Natalie Nelson
Laura Newell
Avery Nicoll
Nancy Niessen
Tamara Niles
Kim O’Laney
Jocelyn Oliva
Nadine Osborne
Lonna Oster
Caroline Paleski
Pamela Palmer
Benjamin Pandev-Girard
Thomas Pankiw
Lisa Paquette
Vicki Parnell
Percy Patel
Khyati Patolia
Nicole Patzalek
Kirsty Paul
Kinga Pawleta
Margaret Paxton
Lindsay Pearson
Stephanie Pellett
Andrea Perrotta
Deanna Perry
Carol Perry
Tracy Perry
Marya Peters
Teresa Peters
Debbie Pierssens
Laurie Pinhorn
Lisa Pinhorn
Melissa Pinnell
Mayesveri Pillay
Julie Pisano
Agnieszka Piskozub-Piwosz
Melissa Pitfield
Susan Plummer
Emily Pope
Marie Poss
Amelia Pothoven
Anastasia Poulis
Michael Powell
Kathleen Primeau
Katie Primeau
Jacqueline Prins
Lorraine Purgret
Daisy Pyman
Misty Pynten
Jennifer Rae
Quirino Ragub
Josie Rahim
Melissa Raine
Deborah Reid
Maria Reid
Patty Reid-Young
Hailey Reiss
Ewa Rekus
Mariana Rengifo (Zerpa)
Alexis Renwick
Holly Richard
Shannon Richards
Carrie Riddle
Penny Roadley
Arlene Robinson
Brandie Robinson
Chris Robinson
Laura Robinson
Shari Rogerson
Angie Rosati
Alexandra Rosilius
Dina Russo-De Cotiis
Mandy Sahota
Uresha Salgado (De Alwis)
Alexis Saltmarsh
Jamie Sanders-Lofaso
Sas Sanders-Meijvis
Nikki Scarfone
Gaelyn Scarlett
Liza Schmidt
Monica Scott
Karen Seamone
Sandie Searle
Ekta Shah
Liz Shepherd
Anne Showalter
Gunay Sihyurek
Jagoda Sikora
Tracy Sims
Alissa Singer
Anki Sjolund
Jennifer Smith
Julie Smith
Julie K. Smith
Kim Smith
Nancy Smykaluk
Margaret Sprattmoran
Cassie St Amand
Sabrina St-Onge
Rebecca Staples
Agnieskzka Stazka-Gawrysiak
Christna Steen
Sara Stewart
Elaine Stewart
Kalhanie Stillings
Victoria Storaas
Enkela Stratoberdha
Aleksandra Strykier-Danecka
Kathleen Sullivan
Pat Sullivan
Christine Sully
Qing Sun
Deborah Sussman
Shawna Sveinson
Adrienne Sweat
Jenn Sweezey
Katie Switzer
Susan Tanner
Melissa Tay
Lisa Taylor
Russell Taylor
Smita Thakur
Jennifer Therrien
Rachel Thompson
Amanda Tinnin
Cheri Tolton-Whatley
Andrea Topic
Jennifer Trataris
Brendan Trinca
Margaret Tuomi
Jen Turner
Edith Underwood
Bhavana Vahi (Vishnubhotla)
Bernardita Valenzuela
Liesbeth van Blarikom
Sarah Vance
Krista Van Iderstine
Heather van Woerden
Thara Vayali
Sheela Venkatraman
Marnie Vielfaure
Erika Wainwright
Joan Walder
Janice Walfall
Kathryn Walker
Linda Warren
Jodie Watkins
Carolyne Whenham
Kristin Wiens
Sandhya Wilhelm
Charity Williams
Jane Wilson
Stephanie Wilson
Taylor Wilson
Sheena Windsor
Maria Winters
Margaret Wise-Hellmuth
Nicole Wood
Heather Yang
Kyla Zachary
Blazej Zawistowski
Lisa Zoe
Marta Zurek

Self-Reg Early Years Champions

These individuals have completed our three-part Self-Reg & Early Childhood Development program, which gives graduates a solid grounding in knowledge about:

  • the scientific and research underpinnings of Self-Reg
  • Self-Reg in the early years
  • Self-Reg reframe of human development
  • the five domains of Shanker Self-Reg®
  • how Self-Reg impacts early childhood educators
Laura Adams
Valerie Aguanno
Noosha Ahmadi
Yalda Alizadeh Yaghobi
Lesha Alfred
Deb Alyea
Virginia Andersen
Amie Anderson
Michelle Anderson
Kari Anderson
Katarzyna Andrys
Tammy Apps-Kolar
Samantha Augot
April Ausderau
Fariba Babaei
Liz Baile
Susan Baker
Lorraine Bascombe
Lisa Bayrami
Allison Beecroft
Terri Bell
Valerie Bellemore
Ashley Beck
Brigid Berry
Kasia Bialczyk
Isabella Bianco
Danielle Blondin
Lindsey Blumenauer
Larisa Boguslavsky
Anna Borozynets
Audrey Bowen
Tracy Briscoe
Natalie Briskina
Jean Budd
Casey Burgess
Jacqueline Cameron
Casey Canning
Crystal Carbino
Stefanie Carr
Kathryn Carter
Alison Cass
Laura Cesaroni
Lindsay Chiasson
Melissa Clark
Kristen Cocco
Consuela Cook
Kaitlyn Cooper
Dana Cooper-Green
Laura Corbett
Jenn Corby
Logan Cosgrove
Jamie Cousins
Neda Crellin
Rosalind Crump
Kelly Cullen
Sheila Cumming
Danielle Curtis
Tonia Daniels
Lindsay Dann
Eromie Dassanayake
Katie DeCooman
Jeanie DeFulviis
Melissa Del Pino
Marta Dembska
Amanda Dick
Cassandra Dickert
Christal Doherty
Nancy Doherty
Deb Dorken
Teresa Dumas
Shelley Elmhurst
Tracy Eves
Joanie Ewasko
Kate Fagan
Claudia Fajardo
Xia Fang
Sheila Farnell
Karen Faulkner
Tanya Feigis
Xiyi Feng
Heather Ferguson
Amy Figg
Jennifer Foley
Toni Franchetto
Hillary Freeburn
Laura Gallella
Yuan Yuan Ge
Nisha George
Melissa Giangregorio
Carla Giavedoni
Krista Gilbert
Lindsay Godfrey
Dona Goga
Yan Gong
Kathy Graham
Maryse Gregoire
Valerie Griffin
Carey Grundy
Chanchal Gupta
Wendy Hall
Heather Hansen
Erin Hawking
Amanda Hayes
Erin Hayward-McBane
Dawnette Hoard
Mara Hockenhull
Sonia Holden
Diane Hollywood
Amy Holmes
Tina Holroyd
Soheila Honarder
Claire Hooker
Jessica House
Sarah Jackson
Briar Jacobson-Lang
Lori Jansen
Joshua Johnson
Amanda Jukema
Paula Jurczak
Julinda Kaloshi
Beverly Karn
Nataliya Katula
Harmanpreet Kaur
Shannon Keetch
Susy Komishin
Jennifer Kravitz
Julie Lacroix
Norma Laughlin
Wilma Lavelle
Susan Leclair
Sherri Lee
Karen LeSage
Paige Letang
Christine Lewandowski
Connie Li
Yuanyue Li
Genevierve Liard
Meaghan Lilley
Jie Liu
Yun Liu
Laura Loan
Charlotte Longsworth
Dawn MacLeod
Gail Maidment
Kathleen Matharoo
Kori Mattia
Debra Mayer
Tanya McConnell
Leanne McGillen
Catherine McGowan
Donna McKern
Valbona Meta
Elisha Mitchell
Barbara Miyazaki
Mahnaz Moallemi
Gail Molenaar
Karen Monaghan
Larissa Moore
Stephanie Moore
Nora Mueller Tokunaga
Christine Mumford
Christine Murray
Atiya Nensey
Samantha Nicolaidis
Nichelle O’Kopniak
Andrea Perrotta
Melissa Pinnell
Dana Pizzo
Ali Porteous
Ruth Purdy
Lorraine Purgret
Reshana Rhoden
Aleynne Riley
Christine Robertson
Allana Robinson
Tracey Robinson
Angie Rosati
Janet Rows
Julie Roy
Nabile G Ruiz
Rudonica Sandy
Julie Schmidt
Janet Scott
Usha Shanmugathasan
Jennie Shering
Jennifer Shore
Meghan Simms
Kim Smith
Mary Smith
Kim Stacey
Karla Stinson
Rita Sukul
Nalini Subramanyam
Rachael Symes
Tiffany Tait
Erin Takagi
Susanna Tam
Siobhan Torrance
Andrea Trafford
Colleen Tucker
Diane VanSchaik
Colleen Vanstone
Dawn Vardy
Zully Vock
Marsha Walker
Lei Wang
Barb Warner
Kim Watkins
Jacqui Wharam
Heather Wilson
Yvonne Wilson
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