t_nWhen Nicola was a member of the Adjunct Faculty at National University, San Diego, her classes included Multicultural Counseling, Global Psychology, Group Therapy and Social Psychology. Her work with cult recovery is discussed on her author website,

Nicola's past presentations include the following topics & locations:

On Multicultural Issues:

On LGBT persecution in Africa hosted by the International Rescue Committee. At the El Cajon Collaborative, El Cajon, CA, the San Diego Repertory Theater, University of San Diego California, Extension.

14-corner On Trauma and Body Oriented Psychotherapy:

The Ostomy Support Group, TriCity Hospital, Vista, Auroville Village Action Group, India, Workshops in Brisbane, Canberra & Melbourne, Australia, San Diego Employees Assistance Association, California Society for Clinical Social Work at their conference in Los Angeles & at Mesa Vista Hospital, San Diego, San Diego Pastoral Counseling Center, San Diego.

 On Torture & Treatment Approaches:

San Diego County Continuing Education, San Diego State University School of Social Work, Survivors of Torture, International, San Diego, University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

 On High Conflict Divorce:

California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, in Carlsbad & in San Diego, Foothill Bar Association, El Cajon, San Diego Bar Association, San Diego North County Bar Association, Vista, Family Court Services, San Diego.

 On Drama Therapy:

Association for the Advancement of Social Work with Groups, the Veterans Administration, San Diego, Bristol University Medical School, Bristol, England, John Abbott College, Sainte Anne de Bellevue, Canada.

 7-comfortOn Social Work:

National Association of Social Workers Awards Banquet, San Diego State University, San Diego.

Please contact Nicola if you would like her to speak at your organization: 

760 753-2604