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educator , writer

Cassia Berman, American writer, educator. certified Qi Gong therapist, Qi healer. Recipient 1st prize Glascock Poetry contest, Mount Holyoke College Massachusetts, 1970. Member Chinese Healing Arts Center (board directors 1988—1998), People for Ethical Treatment of Animals, National Qigong Association.

Background

Berman, Cassia was born on April 5, 1949 in Bronx, New York, United States. Daughter of Samuel Yitzhaak and Anna Berman.

Education

Bachelor, Sarah Lawrence College, 1970. Postgraduate, Chinese Healing Arts Center, New York City, 1991.

Career

Poet Comprehensive Employment Training Act artists project Cultural Council Foundation, New York City, 1978-1990. Teacher T'ai Chi and Qi Gong Divine Mother Communications, Woodstock, New York, since 1991. Spiritual correspondent Woodstock Times, Kingston, New York, 1991—2001.

Poet-in-residence Woodstock Jewish Congregation, 1998—2001. Editor Golden Quest Publications, New York City, 1988-1995, Chinese Healing Arts Center, New York City, since 1988, SMVA Trust, New York City, since 1999. Literary assistant Lex Hixon, New York City, 1991-1995.

Achievements

  • Certified Qi Gong therapist, Qi healer.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Divine Mother Within Me. Contributor articles, poems to professional journals, magazines.

Membership

Member Chinese Healing Arts Center (board directors 1988—1998), People for Ethical Treatment of Animals, National Qigong Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Meditation, t'ai chi, qi gong, spiritual development, healing.

Connections

father:
Samuel Yitzhaak

mother:
Anna Berman