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Maria Hill
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Attended Tufts University
Lived in Boston, MA
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This was taken from a hike above the Los Vaqueros Reservoir. The wind turbines you see are new and replace hundreds of smaller ones that were killing many birds like Golden Eagles and Red Tail Hawks. "Nearly 2,000 of the 4,00...
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Education
  • Tufts University
    French German, 1970
  • Babson College
    MBA, 1983
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
    BFA Painting and Printmaking, 2006
  • Maryland Institute College of Art
    Post Baccalaureate, 2008
  • Reiki Healing Connection
    Reiki Master, 2010
  • John Harvey Grey Center for Reiki Healing
    Reiki 1, Reiki 2 and Reiki 2Advanced Training, 2009
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Washington, DC area, USA
Introduction
I am the writer and webmaster for HSP Health, a website that promotes the self actualization of highly sensitive people. It includes a library about the highly sensitive trait, a blog, newsletter, ebook, and online classes. It covers:
  • the definition of a highly sensitive person, traits of the highly sensitive person as well as the introvert personality
  • stress as it relates to highly sensitive people
  • social stress including bullying and anxiety
  • relief of mental stress and depression
  • alternative health solutions including Ayurveda, energy medicine and herbal remedies
  • resources

As a highly sensitive person I have long been interested in health. I became interested in alternative health as a way to handle the stress challenges of high sensitivity. To that end,I practice Transcendental Meditation, follow Ayurveda as much as I can, and practice some yoga as well as NIA. I am interested in alternative healing methods, energy medicine and have become a reiki master/teacher. 

I am an artist; I create abstract oil paintings.

I am an avid reader about
  • evolutional psychology
  • the environment
  • simpler living
  • the current evolution of the human race, including human and animal rights
  • social media and the internet.  

I love animals and have rescued many and had as many as five rescue pets at once.  Once I stopped traffic on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston (where the Boston Marathon is held) to save a squirrel, who promptly bit me. I also have trained my cats to abstain from chasing and killing birds.  Seriously!  Yes, they look at me like I have lost it, but it is a small price to pay.

I watch little TV because I hate violent programming.  I listen to new age music, more than other kinds because it has a great quality of spaciousness that supports my creative efforts; I also find that I need nature in order to feel happy and grounded.
Bragging rights
Phi Kappa Phi, graduated magna cum laude from VCU.
Work
Occupation
Artist and owner of website for highly sensitive people.
Skills
writing, thinking, synthesis, painting, coaching, reiki
Employment
  • HSP Health
    Owner, 2010 - present
  • Children's Hospital, Boston
    various, 1971 - 1979
  • IBM
    Various Marketing Positions, 1984 - 1993
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Previously
Boston, MA - Honolulu, HI - Millstone, NJ - Laurel, MD
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This mountain reflection was captured near Stokknes in east Iceland. Given the usual strong Icelandic winds, mirror reflections are infreque

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Irenes Misty Back Side by MikeBerenson
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Irene's Misty Back Side Lake Irene's front side view made her famous but it was her back side that had me impressed. With the misty reflecti