As a trauma psychotherapist, Soraya integrates Compassionate Inquiry, IFS (Internal Family Systems), EMDR and mindfulness practices such as Kundalini yoga. She is also trained in psychedelics-assisted psychotherapy which gives her the skills to support her clients during integration. Soraya works from a multicultural compassionate lens, exploring with curiosity the presence of intersectionality in her clients’ lives as well as its influences. She was born in Brazil, but she has been a settler in Canada for over 20 years. As a BIPOC person, Soraya also brings into her sessions the teachings received from her ancestors. As for her self-care she spends time running, cycling, hiking and reading. She also enjoys spending time with her husband, her two stepdaughters and her dog (Benjamin) in the Coast Salish People’s land. Learn more here.
Please note: In-Person Circle Group will be confirmed after registration closes August 7, 2023. At least 10 participants are required to run a CI Circle. Once the Circle is confirmed you will be sent a payment link.
Circles are open to participants over the age of 18.
You may NOT attend the same CI Circle with a partner or family member.
This is an experiential program with a limited number of spaces available.
Since a space is reserved for you when you register and pay, there are no refunds available for this course once payment has been made.
Attendance Requirements for Circle Participants
To build and maintain the safety of the group, participants are required to attend at least 8 of the 10 meetings. If three meetings are missed, the participant will be asked to leave the group.
Compassionate Inquiry Inc reserves the right to deny acceptance to a Compassionate Inquiry Circle applicant and to withdraw a participant from the Compassionate Inquiry Circle at any time if the Compassionate Inquiry Circle Leader or the admin team determine that a participant’s behaviour, attitude or views could negatively impact the quality of the Circle experience or group, or if the participant is not a good fit for the program. Compassionate Inquiry Inc, in its sole discretion, may terminate a participant’s participation at any time. If this should occur, Compassionate Inquiry Inc will refund the tuition paid for the course.