Dr. Reusing received her M.A. in Counseling Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in 2005 and completed her Ph.D. in Depth Psychology in 2015. Her depth studies served to form a strong foundation for work in the community and in the world. Dr. Reusing owns and operates three successful Gracie Barra Brazilian jiu-jitsu franchises with her family in Southern California. The facilities offer a form of fitness where the values of traditional martial arts provide the foundation for teaching confidence through self-defense to children and adults of all skill levels. A strong emphasis on community building, conflict resolution and healthy lifestyle give the work rich meaning, and Dr. Reusing’s depth background continues to inform growth and success on the horizon for individuals and communities, on a level of human healing as well as the entrepreneurial quest.