Education & Instructional Design

Gabrielle Pelicci has studied everything from Buddhist Philosophy to Neuroscience – traveling to more than 40 countries to uncover creative and unconventional ways to live a healthy life. Today, Gabrielle has 13+ years of teaching experience under her belt at top universities in Mind-Body Medicine and Holistic Health.

Gabrielle is published in peer-reviewed academic journals as well as many mainstream publications. She has guided more than a dozen students through their dissertation process and provided educational consulting to college administrators regarding needs assessment, benchmarking, market research, and program recommendations.

Education & Instructional Design - Gabrielle Pelicci
Education & Instructional Design - Gabrielle Pelicci

Sample Courses

The Happiness Advantage

Life Balance and Stress Management

Health Humor Healing

Foundations of Holistic Health

Integrative Healing Methods

Eastern Approaches to Nutrition

Yoga Theory & Practice

Energy Medicine

Holistic Counseling Techniques


Spiritual Practices & Mental Health

Education & Instructional Design - Gabrielle Pelicci


Gabrielle has more than 2000 hours of training in yoga, massage, meditation, and energy healing. She completed her Master’s Thesis at Columbia University: A Comprehensive Look at Empowering Women through Technology and Education. Her doctoral dissertation research was a narrative analysis about the experiences of growth and transformation among women master-healers and uncovered six unique themes in their life stories. To read more, click here.

Gabrielle regularly leads retreats and workshops in the US and abroad. Check the Events page for more information.

Maryland University of Integrative Health - Gabrielle Pelicci
California Institute of Integral Studies - Gabrielle Pelicci
Georgian Court University - Gabrielle Pelicci
American College of Healthcare Sciences - Gabrielle Pelicci
Saybrook University - Gabrielle Pelicci