PUBLICATIONS AND WORKSHOPS

Renye, D (May 2014). Conference Aftercare Workshop: Guided Meditation, Conscious Writing, Process Group. Philadelphia, PA. 

Renye, D. (March 2013). Let's Talk about Sex. A workshop and presentation lead through the Counseling and Psychological Services Department at Sonoma State University. Rohnert Park, CA.

Renye, D. (February 2013).Bisexuality: You don't have to pick. A workshop and presentation lead through the Counseling and Psychological Services Department at Sonoma State University. Rohnert Park, CA.

Renye, D. (March 2009). Yoga: The psyche, mind and body treatment for eating disorders. A paper presentation at the 2009 Annual Meeting of the Association for Women in PsychologyConference in Newport, Rhode Island

Renye, D. (March 2009). For clinicians: Body movement, relaxation and expressive arts. A Wellness Activity and Paper Presentation at the 2009 Annual Meeting of the Association for Women in Psychology Conference in Newport, Rhode Island.

Renye, D. (Spring 2011). Book Review: Hanna, J. (2006). Dancing for health: Conquering and preventing psychological stress.  Lanham, MD: AltaMira Press. In Conscious Dancer: Movement for a Better World, 14, 42.

Renye, D, (2012). Spontaneous embodied spiritual experience of movement and being moved: A qualitative analysis  (Doctoral dissertation). ProQuest Dissertations and Theses. (Publication no. AAT 3539734)

Renye, D. (April 2008). Body movement and psychological flow. A presentation incorporating the theory and practice of Marion Woodman run though the Counseling and Psychological Services Center at Sonoma State University.Rohnert Park, CA.


EDUCATION

PSY.D. CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY

AUGUST 2006-JUNE 2011

  • CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE FOR INTEGRAL STUDIES, SAN FRANCISCO, CA                             

  • AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION ACCREDITED PROGRAM

  • RESEARCH: SPONTANEOUS EMBODIED SPIRITUAL EXPERIENCE OF MOVEMENT AND BEING MOVED: A QUALITATIVE ANALYSIS

       

M.A. CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY

AUGUST 2006-AUGUST 2008

  • CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF INTEGRAL STUDIES

           

M.ED. HUMAN SEXUALITY

JANUARY 2005-AUGUST 2006

  • WIDENER UNIVERSITY, CHESTER, PA

  • FOCUS: 1-SEXUALITY AND SPIRITUALITY; THE INCLUSION OF YOGA IN ADDICTION AND EATING DISORDER TREATMENT

  • 2-PARTNER SUPPORT FOR LESBIANS WITH BREAST CANCER

B.A. PSYCHOLOGY

AUGUST 1997-MAY 2001

  • LA SALLE UNIVERSITY, PHILADELPHIA, PA


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

SONOMA STATE UNIVERSITY COUNSELING AND PSYCHOLOGICAL CENTER

FOCUS: MINDFUL EATING, SEXUALITY, WELLNESS THROUGH BODY MOVEMENT, BRIEF PSYCHODYNAMIC, SOLUTIONS FOCUSED AND MINDFULNESS CBT

ACCESS INSTITUTE FOR PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES

CERTIFICATION: PSYCHOANALYTIC PSYCHOTHERAPY

SOUTH OF MARKET MENTAL HEALTH: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH COMMUNITY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SECTION

FOCUS: PSYCHODYNAMIC PSYCHOTHERAPY, EXPRESSIVE ARTS, SMOKING CESSATION 

THE JAMES B. BRYSON INSTITUTE: ATTIC YOUTH CENTER (CENTER FOR L/G/B/T/Q/I YOUTH)

FOCUS: SEXUAL (MENTAL) HEALTH, DEVELOPMENT OF (BI)SEXUALITY UNDERSTANDING AND ACCEPTANCE, HIGH SCHOOL OUTREACH AND FAITH BASED COMMUNITY OUTREACH

LINDA CREED BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION: RAINBOW CIRCLE AND REMOVING THE BARRIERS CURRICULUM WORK

FOCUS: PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL OUTREACH AND COUNSELING, CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT

FRIENDS HOSPITAL: A COMPREHENSIVE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEM

FOCUS: PSYCHOEDUCATION, FAMILY AND PEER COUNSELING, MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM 

MAZZONI CENTER: LGBT HEALTH AND WELL BEING 

FOCUS: SMOKING CESSATION, HUMANISTIC PSYCHOLOGY, MULTIDISCIPLINARY HOLISTIC DAYLONGS

WOMEN ORGANIZED AGAINST RAPE

FOCUS: HOTLINE AND CRISIS INTERVENTION COUNSELING, COURTROOM ADVOCACY,
AND FAMILY COUNSELING SUPPORT GROUPS

VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA: INTEGRATED SERVICES SUPPORTING INDEPENDENCE

FOCUS: VETERAN SOLDIERS SUPPORT GROUP, WORKSHOPS ON CAREER DEVELOPMENT, DUAL DIAGNOSIS,
AND EXPRESSIVE ARTS

JESSIE AUTISM PROJECT

FOCUS: RESPITE CARE, NUTRITION/DIET/EXERCISE TREATMENT PLAN DEVELOPMENT, APPLIED BEHAVIORAL ANALYSIS AND
SOCIAL INTERVENTION TECHNIQUES 

NEW PERSPECTIVES CENTER FOR COUNSELING

FOCUS: ADMINISTRATIVE DIRECTOR 

PHILADELPHIA HEALTH MANAGEMENT CORPORATION

FOCUS: PROGRAM SUPERVISOR, TEAM BUILDING, SERVICE COORDINATOR,
EARLY INTERVENTIONIST (INFANT TO 3 YEARS OLD), APPLIED BEHAVIORAL ANALYSIS, AUTISM

BANCROFT NEUROHEALTH

FOCUS:REHABILITATION ASSISTANT, WOMEN AND REHABILITATION FROM BRAIN INJURY, GAMBLING AND
SUBSTANCE ADDICTION REHABILITATION


TRAVEL STUDY

BALI
FOCUS: EMBODIED SPIRITUALITY AND PSYCHOLOGY

HOLY HILLS OF FRUSKA GORA
FOCUS: EASTERN ORTHODOX CHRISTIANITY, MYSTICISM, PSYCHOLOGY AND CULTURE 

INDIA
FOCUS: YOGA, MEDITATION, AND SACRED CHANTING 

ITALY
FOCUS: CROSS CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES ON SEXUALITY

SOUTH KOREA
FOCUS: SEXUALITY, SEX WORKERS, BREATHWORK

NETHERLANDS
FOCUS: WORKING CLINICALLY WITH SEX WORKERS AND THEIR CLIENTS