SIY Certified Teacher
- Shanghai, China
Jenny is a practicing Holistic Art Therapist, Mindful Meditation Teacher, and a key community influencer in the Mindfulness network, in Shanghai. She works with several leading practitioners’ in China and international, to design programs and retreats to find balance in Mind, Body and Spirit, through the doorway of Mindfulness, for all life stages and needs, at OCTAVE Institute.
Jenny graduated from University College of London and University of the Creative Arts, in Fine Art and History of Art. She continued by studying Art Psychotherapy foundation and Art Therapy Large Group: Understanding Non-verbal communications and dialogue, at the Goldsmiths, University of London. At The British Foundation of Art Therapists, she joined the junior association and focused her practice on integration Mindfulness and Creativity into holistic mental health. She is also a Search Inside Yourself Certified Teacher, a mindfulness based emotional intelligence leadership program designed and tested at Google.
Having come from a “third culture” family, British born Chinese Japanese, now living in Shanghai, Jenny started her path to Mindfulness, as a practice of deep self-exploration.This led her to find her own roots, purpose and world service, to the growing challenges of our multidimensional world we live in today. Jenny’s worldview, one that is unified, compassionate, curious, not defined by culture or country; or by the colour of your skin or the accent you speak; but the heart and air you breathe. Just Like You, Just Like me-we are all human beings with a need to connect and belong.
Jenny has collaborated with several organisations such as KnowYourself, ELG, Entrepreneur Organization, School of Life, TEDtalks Shanghai and many more.