Training and Education

Wishing Wellness Training and Education

Degrees and Certificates

For J R Fatz - Owner and Primary Licensee

  • Aurora University - Bachelor of Arts Degree - Dean's Award for Academic Excellence
  • Adler University  - Master of Arts Degree Counseling Psychology - Psi Chi Honor Society
  • Adler University - Doctoral Studies in Clinical Psychology - Psi Chi Honor Society
  • Adler University - Graduate Certificate in Cognitive Behavioral Psychology - Studied under Donald Meichenbaum and Arthur Freeman
  •  Post Graduate courses:
    • Adler University - Clinical Hypnosis Theory and Techniques
    • Adler University - Clinical Hypnosis Skills
    • Adler University - Clinical Hypnosis Practicum
    • Adler University - Certificate Program in Clinical Neuropsychology
    • Northern Illinois University - Career Counseling
    • Northern Illinois University - Drug Dependency Counseling
    • Aurora University - Alcohol Use and Abuse
    • University of Utah - School of Alcoholism and Drug Dependency
    • Florida State University - Human Sexuality
  • Kishwaukee College -  Certificate in Massage Therapy (616 hours AMTA Approved) With Distinction
  • Clayton College of Natural Health - Doctoral Studies in Natural Health 
  • East West School of Planetary Herbology - Certified Herbalist Course (in progress)
  • Former adjunct faculty Kishwaukee College - Massage Therapy Program
  • Coast to Coast - Divorce and Family Mediation Training


Seminars, Classes, Training

For J R Fatz - Owner and Primary Licensee

  • Massage and Bodywork
    • Sacred Lomi - Hawaiian Temple Bodywork Lomi Lomi
    • Sacred Lomi - Advanced Hawaiian Temple Bodywork Lomi Lomi
    • Chinese Health Institute - Korean Hand Therapy
    • Sacred Stone Institute - Ayurveda for Massage Therapists
    • Sacred Stone Institute - Shirodhara Therapy
    • Upledger Institute:
      • CranioSacral I
      • CranioSacral II
      • Lymphatic Massage
    • Society of Ortho-Bionomy International
      • Phase 4 Spine
      • Phase 4 Extremities
      • Exploration of Movement Patterns
      • Ethics and Emotional Issues
      • Upper Extremities and Ribcage
      • Phase 5
      • Phase 6
      • The Bowstring Effect
      • Chapman's Reflexes
      • Lymphatic System Course
      • Advanced Phase 4 Spine
      • Phase 4 Lower Extremities
    • Thai Bodywork Level 1 Thai Massage Fundamentals
    • Thai Bodywork Level 2 Therapeutic Thai Massage Fundamentals
    • Fijian Foot Massage
  • Himalayan Yoga and Meditation Center - 200 level Yoga and Meditation Teacher Certification
  • Infant Massage USA - Infant Massage Instructor Training
  • International Center for Reiki Training
    • Usui Reiki I
    • Usui Reiki II
    • Usui Reiki Advanced Reiki / Master Teacher
    • Karuna Reiki I / II / Master Teacher
  • Reiki Path Empowerment - Usui Shiki Ryoho I / II Practitioner
  • Canyon College - Certified Meditation Instructor
  • Foundation for Shamanic Studies
    • Basic Workshop - The Way of the Shaman / Journeying, Power, Healing
    • Shamanic Extraction Healing
    • Shamanism, Dying and Beyond
    • Shamanic Divination Training
    • Harner Method of Shamanic Counseling
  • Sandra Ingerman - Soul Retrieval