Suzy is the Therapeutic Recreation Concentration
Coordinator in the Department of Hospitality, Recreation,
and Tourism at San Jose State University.
Suzy will educate us through pictures, story, and data on
how we can travel more lightly, honor the local customs, and
thoroughly enjoy our travel experiences using
Transformative Learning Theory; an approach whereby the
primary intent of the learner is to discern an emergent
pattern of experiences, in particular, the integration of
personal transformation, when travelers return home.
Suzy provides consultation services to Recreational
Therapy agencies and as a therapist, specializes in women’s
requirements in survivor trauma, post traumatic stress, and