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Mind Body Education
Award-Winning Training For Holistic Therapists

Meet Our Team

Our team members, like our students, come from all over the world. 
This allows us to choose the very best to serve you, regardless of where on earth they live.
No matter how diverse our cultures or how far apart our homes are, we have built a strong, connected community of people who seek self-empowering, holistic therapies to improve their lives and help others live happier, healthier lives too.  

Meet Our Team Leaders

Isabelle Cunningham

Chief Executive Officer
Founding Principal of the Inner-Voyage College (2008)
Author of the Meditation Teaching & Holistic Human Development Training Programs
Author of the Holistic Integrated Creative Arts Therapies Training Program
Author of the Holistic Art Therapy Practitioner Training Program
Postgraduate Course Author and Researcher
Head of Course Development
Senior Teacher
Holistic Therapist and Meditation Teacher Trainer
Holistic Integrated Creative Arts Therapist
Master Practitioner of Holistic Counselling
Master Practitioner of Holistic Sound Therapy
Member of the International Association of Meditation Instructors
Member of the International Institute of Complementary Therapists
Member of the Association for Humanistic Psychology
Member of the International Society for Ethical Psychology and Psychiatry
Member of the Complementary Medical Association

Isabelle is motivated by a passionate desire for the life-affirming and profoundly healing benefits of self-awareness-focused therapies to be available to every person.
With 40 years of studying, researching, teaching, and practicing as a holistic therapist in the areas of Meditation, Holistic Psychology, Creative Arts Therapy, Holistic Counselling, Sound Therapy, and Herbal Medicine, Isabelle established the Inner-Voyage College in January 2008, which evolved into Mind Body Education.

Isabelle's internationally approved, industry-accredited, and award-winning practitioner training courses are now offered in more than 20 independent training organizations worldwide.

Self-awareness changes our lives. It heals us and keeps us healthy.
It awakens us to the beauty in ourselves and in the world.
It makes us whole and connects us with that part of ourselves that believes all things are possible.
With love
Isabelle x
Kerry Doolan

Research Fellow
Course Writer
Senior Teacher

  • Holistic Complementary Therapist 
  • Master Practitioner of Holistic Counselling
  • Meditation Teacher and Meditation Teacher Trainer
  • Holistic Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist
  • Certified Sound Therapist
  • Member of the Board of International Meditation Teachers and Therapists Association
  • MBE Postgraduate Course Author and Researcher
Kerry has over thirty years of experience as a teacher a counselor and in researching, practicing, and teaching Meditation. Kerry specializes in Meditation Therapy, Brain/Body Medicine, and Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy and is passionate about supporting others as they work toward achieving their career goals, personal development ideals, and ultimately good health.

From an MBE course graduate:

Kerry Doolan appeared in my life when I needed him the most. I literally experienced the adage: when the student is ready, the master appears. This program shattered my old self completely. When I enrolled, all I wanted was a certification. But, boy, did I learn! Oh! The structure and content have enriched me like I have not imagined in my wildest thoughts. 

Olivia Olsen

Training Providers Relationships Manager

  • Certificate in Meditation Teaching & Holistic Human Development
  • Certificate in Holistic Counselling Skills for Meditation Teachers
  • Dip Holistic Integrated Creative Arts Therapy Practitioner
  • Certificate in Holistic Training & Assessment
  • 200hr Yoga Teacher Training (Hatha Vinyasa)
  • Yoga To Go Kids Yoga Certification
  • Member of Holistic Integrated Creative Arts Therapy Association
  • Bachelor of Arts (Majoring in Marketing)
  • Diploma in Events Management
  • Certified in HubSpot Inbound Marketing
  • Recipient of Macquarie University International Merit Scholarship
  • Recipient of Martin College Merit Award
  • First Aid and CPR Certified
  • Working With Children’s Check

Originally from Sweden and now based in Australia, Olivia is passionate about using holistic therapies to empower people to embark on their own journey towards self-discovery, mind-body awareness, deeper social connection, and playfulness.

She has been working within the holistic therapy field for most of her career - both as a teacher and practitioner and also in leadership roles responsible for client relations and marketing. She has worked with many national and international organizations on large-scale projects focused on empowering individuals and communities with skills and tools for stress management, self-awareness, and holistic health.

Olivia joined Mind Body Education in early 2021, where she is looking after all training providers and supporting them in building and growing their businesses and supporting their students. Her favourite thing about her job is seeing the training providers and students succeed with their goals and the incredible impact they are having on the world as a result.

As well as being the Senior Teacher of the Mind Body Education Meditation Teacher Training and HICAT Programs and the Director of Client Relationships at MBE, Olivia is a qualified and practicing yoga teacher, meditation teacher, and creative therapist,

“One of the most important things I’ve learned is that being brave enough to look inwards is what will be the catalyst for true growth and healing.” - Olivia
Ram Sony

  • Bachelor of Arts Psychology
  • Certified- Arts-Based Therapy & Hypnotherapy Practitioner
  • Certified in Chair Yoga Instruction,
  • Dip Holistic Counselling & Holistic Life Coach,
  • Dip Meditation Teaching & Holistic Human Development|
  • PD Cert Autonomic Nervous System Realignment
  • PD Cert Brain-Body Medicine
  • PD Cert Holistic Telephone Counselling,
  • PD Cert Grief and Loss Counselling
  • PD Cert Trauma and Abuse Counselling
  • PD Cert Marriage and Relationship Counselling
  • Masters Practitioner in Holistic Counselling
  • Psychophysiology Therapist.
  • Transactional Analysis Practitioner
  • Trainee of TA Education Certified from Mind Body EducationDip Holistic Integrated Creative Arts Therapy (HICAT)
  • Cert Holistic Training & Assessment
  • Reiki Level - 3 Access
  • Consciousness Bars

As well as being the Head of Assessments  and Teacher at MBE, Ram is also a Holistic Counsellor and Therapist at Touching Lives Mumbai (NGO)

Based in Mumbai, India, Ram has seven years of experience working with adolescents, Young Adults, Women, Mentors, Therapy Practitioners, and international students. He has achieved a remarkable education over the past ten years; this, combined with his own extraordinary lived experience, makes Ram an exceptional teacher.

Ram is dedicated to the success of his students. 
Shanah Michele

● Qualified Chef with over 25 years of experience
● Holistic Nutritionist
● Yin Yoga, Yoga Nidra, and Pranayama (Breath-work) Teacher
● Master Practitioner of Holistic Counselling MbE
● Aromatherapy and Medicinal incense crafter

A dedicated holistic advocate and your friendly communications, public relations and relationship-building contact at Mind Body Education!

Shanah's passion for holistic well-being has guided her extensive journey in the culinary industry as a qualified chef with over 25 years of experience. From managing wellness retreat kitchens to running her own food trucks and organic cafes. Her dedication to wholesome and nourishing experiences has always been at the forefront.

Driven by her own personal wellness journey, Shanah delved into holistic studies and obtained qualifications as a holistic nutritionist, holistic counsellor, yoga teacher specializing in Yin Yoga, Yoga Nidra, Pranayama, and many other holistic frontiers.

With an ever-growing love for creativity and an innate desire to collaborate with teams and businesses, Shanah's path has led her to social media, which she sees as a wonderful medium for connecting with others and sharing information, wisdom, information and inspiration.

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