June Lucarotti MFA, CYT-200 has facilitated writing and meditation workshops for over 10 years individually and at CU’s Wesley Foundation, Glide Foundation, UC Berkeley, Community College of San Francisco, Oakland Unified High Schools, Naropa University, Suitcase Clinic, the Women’s Day-Time Drop-In Center, Originateve, Soul Tree Yoga, Love Shovel, JCCSF, Costa Rica’s Aventuras Naturales, and the Boulder Valley School District.June has a BA in Social Welfare from UC Berkeley with experience working in mental health. She has an MFA in Writing & Poetics from Buddhist-inspired Naropa University and is a certified yoga instructor (200 hours) from Soul Tree Yoga studio.
While working in case management, recovery circles, and education, she experienced and witnessed a severe need for service professionals to employ the same self-care they recommended for their students & clients. Meditation & writing were the practices that truly saved and inspired her. Vola Sessions seeks to facilitate self-care for service professionals and other vital community members so they can better serve others. Sessions are non-denominational, down-to-earth, and co-created with clients.
Vola Sessions is: online, bilingual in Spanish & English, environmentally friendly, confidential, culturally competent and inclusive of age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, income, and geographical location.
In the media: SI Genesis Article, Beyond Academia Free School, Boulder Writers Warehouse, Poem in the Boulder Weekly, June’s LinkedIn Profile, Glide Foundation, Full Moon Reading: Boulder, Writing From the Body Exercises, The Women’s March: Boulder Poetry Tribe, The Lune & Naropa, Bombay Gin: The Rhizome Lives, JKS Review