Dr. Shari Geller is an author, clinical psychologist and creator of the Therapeutic Rhythm and Mindfulness Program (TRM™). With over twenty years experience weaving psychology and mindfulness, Shari co-authored the book, Therapeutic Presence: A Mindful Approach to Effective Therapy. Shari has a long-term personal mindfulness meditation and drumming practice. Her training with teachers and neuroscientists, along with her personal practice, inspired her to integrate the benefits of mindfulness, group drumming and emotion-focused awareness into one comprehensive program (TRM™). Shari serves on the teaching faculty in Health Psychology at York University and within the Applied Mindfulness Meditation (AMM) Program at the University of Toronto. She is Adjunct Professor in the Faculty of Music at the University of Toronto, in association with Music and Health Research Collaboratory (MaHRC).