Joan Poelvoorde, LCSW is a co-founder of Helix.She
Masters Degree in Social Work from New York University in 1976.Joan is a psychospiritual counselor and shamanic practitioner in private practice in New York City since 1976.Joan
specializes in transformational healing with individuals and couples, using as variety of psychotherapeutic and shamanic techniques.She co-founded Healing Works, a not-for-profit organization that offered free holistic care to at-risk members of the City's population.Healing Works
existed from 1996 to 2002.Joan also co-founded The New York Milton H. Erickson Society for Psychotherapy and Hypnosis.She
studied Eidetic Analysis with Akhter Ahsen and Leslie Dagnall.Joan
spent 18 years studying Peruvian shamanism with Alberto Villoldo www.thefourwinds.com.