jane hart ed.d: professional background

Jane M. Hart, Ed.D., joins with clients and students in building bridges of healing—to support mindful passage from the old to the new.

She blends the best of traditional and alternative models of psychotherapy, philosophy, spirituality, and holistic health in her work with individuals and groups.

As a graduate school faculty member at four Northeast universities Jane taught courses in counseling and education. In addition to international, community and professional trainings she also leads workshops and retreats.

Her psychotherapy practice and writing focus on spirituality, health and personal transformation. She is currently authoring a book on healing and surrender. Jane's dedication to personal and global healing guides the research of The Healing Bridge Project, Inc.

Jane lives and works outside of Philadelphia, PA, travels to conduct interviews for The Healing Bridge Project, and retreats to the St. Lawrence River, NY with her dog, "Yo".




Ed.D. Psychological Education, Human Services and Applied Behavioral Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 1988

M.Ed. Counselor Education, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 1976

B. S. Sociology. Member of Alpha Kappa Delta, National Sociology Honor Society. St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 1975


Licensed Professional Counselor, PA. 2002

EMDR: Eye Movement Desensitization for Reprocessing: Level I & Level II. 2000

Usui System Reiki Training. Level I & Level II. 2000. Reiki Master. 2001

Authentic Process Therapy, The Institute for Staged Recovery. 1999-2000

Emotional Clearing Workshop, Phoenicia Retreat Center. 1999

Forgiveness and Energy Training, Institute for Advanced Clinical Training. 1999

Counseling the Sex Addict, Week of Intensive Training. Meadows Institute. 1998

Psyche and Cosmos. Week Seminar. Omega Institute. 1998

Holotropic Breathwork and Meditation. 8 Day Intensive. 1997

Spirituality and Healing in Medicine, Harvard Medical School. 1998

National Certified Counselor. 1995

Psychosynthesis Training Program. 1992-1995

American Hypnotherapy Institute Certification. 1994

Ericksonian Hypnosis Training. Institute for Advanced Clinical Training, Inc. 1993

Harvard University. Clinical Development Institute. PostDoctoral Independent Study.1984 and 1985

Person Centered Approach 12 day Intensives with Dr. Carl Rogers. 1978 & 1980

Consulting Internship with Dr. Martin Seldman and Ridge Consultants. 1975-1977


National Board of Certified Counselors
Association for the Advancement of Psychosynthesis
Association of Transpersonal Psychology
Institute of Noetic Sciences
Association of Humanistic Education and Development
EMDR International Association