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Tammy Lee Anderson, M.A.,M.S.

Biomechanical Structural Integration 

P.O. Box 802 Clovis, Calif. 93612

(559) 323-1702 

2007-2012 Gestalt Therapy Training
  2006-2009 training with Jim Doak (author of Coming to Life)



California State University, Fresno - Fresno, California

M.S. Counseling - MFT

Chi Sigma Iota - Counseling Academic and Professional Honor Society




California State University, Fresno - Fresno, California

M.A. Kinesiology
Marymount University - Los Angeles, California

B.A. Theology/Philosophy

1986Ventura College - Ventura, California
A.A. Liberal Arts
  2002 Hypnotherapy Training Institute, San Francisco, California
  50 hours of training in techniques of hypnotherapy
1996California State University, Fresno - Fresno, California
Pre-Physical Therapy Studies -48 units post bach.


Guild for Structural Integration - Boulder, Colorado

Graduate of the Dr.Rolf Method of  Structural Integration - n

Rolf Structural Integration Advanced Certificate awarded 2010- teacher Emmett Hutchins


Advanced Studies in Neuromuscular Therapy

1991Chicago School of Massage Therapy - Chicago, Illinois
 Certificate in Massage Therapy
1990Cardinal Stritch University - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Graduate Studies in Adult & Family Ministry
1982Community College of the Air Force - Lowry AFB, Lowry, Colorado
Aircraft Armament Systems Specialist

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Work Experience

2004-2011Fresno Family Counseling Center

Under the supervision of Dr. Juan Garcia, MFT.
Individual, couples, and child counseling.




Sports Medicine Kinesiology - Clovis, California

Self Employed
Structural Integration Rolf Practitioner / Specializing in Biomechanical Kinesiology
Owner - Old Town Healing & Wellness Center / Shinzen Dojo




California State University, Fresno

 Kinesiology Department: Instructor of Aikido
Instructor of Women's Self Defense Rape Prevention


 2004CAP - Comprehensive Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program- Fresno, California
MFT Intern - Developed and implemented Anger Management Program for CAP. This program included both individual as well as group anger management counseling.





1990-1995Healing Touch Massage Therapy - Milwaukee, Wisconsin/Fresno, California
Self employed Massage Therapist
1991-1992Flowers Medical Clinic - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Physical Therapy Assistant
1991-1992Hall Chiropractic - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Massage Therapist

Daystar -Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Long term shelter for battered women
Assistant Director / Counselor
1989-1990Southside Emergency Homeless Shelter - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Homeless Shelter
Night Manager/ Counselor
1989-1990Corpus Christi Catholic Church - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Youth Minister - employed through the
Archdiocese of Milwaukee
1988-1989Christ in the Desert Monastery - Abiquiu, New Mexico
Benedictine Monastery - partook in monastic life and practice for one year
1987-1988Loyola Marymount University - Los Angeles, California
Campus Ministry
1983-1984Hengrave Hall, Ecumenical Retreat & Conference Centre - Suffolk, England
Lay Community Member - partook in ecumenical religious life for one year
1982-1983Ventura College - student
1984-1985Ventura, California - Bus Driver for Disabled Student Center
Nurses Aid - Ventura Convalescent Hospital
1980-1982United States Air Force - Lowry, Colorado / Tucson Arizona
Airman First Class - honorable discharge
Aircraft Armament Systems Specialist
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Volunteer Work


St. Agnes Hospital - Fresno, California
Hospital Chaplain Volunteer
1993-1995Neighborhood Watch Program - Founder & Captain of the Audubon Drive
1989-1992Benedict Institute For Urban Ministry
Regular volunteer at St.Ben's soup kitchen
Regular Volunteer for Jail Ministry
1990-1992Volunteer Massage Therapist
Womens Retreats with Sisters of Notre Dame
Dwelling Place Retreat House
Casa Maria Catholic Worker
Poverello House
1982-1985Professional Clown

Volunteer at Convalescent Hospitals



Dominican Sisters of San Jose

Teaching English & Math to Jr. High Students
1983 Sissiton Sioux Reservation - Sissiton, South Dakota
Youth Director
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Other Activities
2009JAPAN - Spent 5 weeks wondering through sacred shines and temples of Japan and practiced and studied the Spiritual depths of Aikido with teachers in Tokyo, Nara, and Shingu, Japan.


2007-2009 Gestalt Training with Jim Doak (author of Coming to Life)
2008 Vipassana Meditation 10 day Intensive, Northfork, California
1982 - 2009Aikido Martial Arts : Tammy Lee Anderson Sensei
 Anderson Sensei is an Aikido instructor at California State University, Fresno since 1999. (Sensei is a Japanese word meaning teacher). Anderson Sensei has been practicing Aikido since 1982. She has also studied for 3 years with Wilson Sensei in Fresno since April 2003 in Hakko Denshin Ryo Ju Jitsu. And she is a student of Musashi Sabutai of Ninkage Ryu.

Sensei Anderson opened Shinzen Dojo in Clovis, Oct. 2002. Shinzen Dojo is affiliated with Pacific Aikido Federation under Hideki Shiohira Shihan at the Aikido Center in Mountain View California. She was awarded Yondon (4th degree blackbelt) by Shiohira Sensei.

Sensei also teaches private sessions and workshops on Women's self defense in the Fresno and Clovis area. Workshops: Creative Self Defense for Women


2001-2003Blackberry Jam: Tammy is a member of the 5 women band Blackberry Jam
2001Peru -- Machu Picchu -- Bolivia

In 2001 Tammy spent 3 weeks travelling through Peru and Bolivia exploring Andean healing practices, culture and history


1999-2000Fresno Adult School - Adult Education Teacher 

"Creating Your Sacred Space", "What is Rolfing", "Advanced Pain Relief"


1999Mount Whitney - Made it to the top! - elevation: 14,496.811 FT
June 1998Hoffman Institute - Hoffman Quadrinity Process Graduate - Hoffman Graduate Group Facilitator
1997 - 1999Toastmasters International - Participating Member

1976 - 1980

Competitive Olympic Kayaking

1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980

Member of the Ventura National Championship Olympic Kayaking Team - National Champions 1976,77,78,79,80

1980Olympic Trials 
Bronze Medal K-2
1980Olympic Trials - 13th
1979North American Championships Montreal, Canada  
Silver Medal K-2
1979National Sports Festival Colorado, Springs 
Silver Jr. K-4, Bronze Sr. K-4 Bronze Jr. K-2, Bronze Jr. K-1
1979Pan Am Cups Regatta 
Gold Womens K-4
1979National Sports Festival Colorado, Springs 
Silver Jr. K-2, Bronze K-1. Bronze K-4
1978North American Championships 
 Mexico City Gold Sr.K-4 Silver K-2, Silver Jr K-4,BronzeK-1
1977National Championships 
High Point Jr. Womens Champion
1981Buena Art Show Studio Arts - Oil
1st, 2nd, 4th place Exhibits at the Ventura County Fair & The Oxnard Civic Center

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