Ms. Nguyen obtained a BFA from LSU in 1990 and a Master of Science in Art Therapy at Mount Mary College in 1996. She has been working with adult mental health population since 1986 in various facilities and hospitals. She’s an intuitive/expressive artist who uses her paintings to heal and raise awareness. Since 2001, Ms. Nguyen works at AspenPointe using all form of arts to help mental health consumers, military personnel & family members to bring about healing to all aspects of life. She facilitated numerous weekend workshops, classes and retreats in Colorado, New Hampshire and Maine. Over the last couple of years she has spent a significant amount of time with the wounded warrior program assisting veterans with coping with the tragedies of war. She has done multiple workshops and has been asked to be on several panels to raise awareness and education the public with this issues.
Currently she teaches part-time at Bemis School of Arts teaching art & spirituality.