My career as a DV/SA Social Worker/Admin ended with a car accident, and then being struck by a car 2 years later, as a pedestrian. Lifelong environmentalist and social justice activist. Currently severely disabled, but active on citizen boards and commissions with Metro and City of Beaverton. Former Co-Chair of Unite Oregon Washington County Leadership Council.
I am a migrant to Cascadia from New England, and have made my home here, first as a front-line transit worker, but now as a personal trainer and nutrition coach. My focus is equitable strength and nutrition for my community and those at the margins.
Great granddaughter of Oregon homesteaders/colonizers who’s lived mostly in the PNW with time NM, CO and TX. Queer, white, middle aged human endeavoring to learn and share and connect. I have professional backgrounds in Chinese Medicine and public service. Traveled for most of the pandemic and am now settling back into life in Portland.
Sheila Bélanger is a dynamic and catalyzing guide to your transformation journey at the inner edge territories. She has over 40 years effectively translating consciousness-shifting inner work practices into life-changing ways.