Juan-Carlos Piñeiro is a Performing Artist, Motivational Speaker, Certified Yoga Teacher (Kripalu Yoga 200 hour & Sacred Lasya Vinyasa 500 hour), Life Coach and Educator that has spent more than 15 years researching, developing, and facilitating experiences that utilize artistic expression as a tool for self-cultivation and psychosocial development among diverse populations. He holds an Associate’s Degree from SUNY Orange in Humanities and Social Science, a Bachelor’s Degree from SUNY New Paltz in Psychology with a minor in Black Studies and focuses in both Women’s and Caribbean Studies along with a Master’s Degree in Transpersonal Psychology with a Specialization in Spiritual Psychology with a Concentration is Eco-Psychology from Sofia University.
Additionally, he is the current Coordinator of the SUNY Orange Center for Student Involvement, an Applied Psychology Professor and a Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Fellow (within a nationally recognized association of higher ed. professionals) who has been tasked with the research, development and implementation of co-curricular student development programs to meet the needs of diverse audiences in an inclusive manner
Juan-Carlos encourages his students, readers and listeners to cultivate their own inner teacher & practice nonjudgmental, compassionate self-awareness throughout their own individual journeys. Infusing positive energy and inspiration he uses music, humor, storytelling and poetry to create a fun, and safe space to de-stress the mind, strengthen the body and connect to spirit.
Stay Awesome and Amazing Always,
M.A.T.P., C.Y.T. Juan-Carlos (Latin) Piñeiro
Mi gente! Tambien hablo español.