meet Marti Glenn PhD

Psychotherapist and Clinical Director

Marti Glenn, PhD, is Clinical Director of Ryzio Institute, offering professional trainings and intensive retreats to help adults transform their lives. An award winning and pioneering psychotherapist and educator, Marti is founding president of Santa Barbara Graduate Institute. SBGI is known for its Master’s and Doctoral degrees in prenatal and perinatal psychology, somatic psychology and clinical psychology. In her clinical work and trainings, Marti emphasizes the integration of the latest research in a number of fields such as: Epigenetics, Polyvagal Theory, neuroscience, attachment, pre- and perinatal psychology, and trauma.

She has produced a number of conferences relating to prenatal and birth issues. And, she co-produced the broadcast quality documentary, Trauma, Brain and Relationship: Helping Children Heal with Daniel Siegel and Bruce Perry. She has appeared in such documentary films as What Babies Want; What Babies Know; Reducing Infant Mortality and Improving the Health of Babies. She is a recipient of the Verny Lifetime Achievement Award in Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology and Health.
Marti is a frequent speaker at conferences worldwide. She lives in Santa Barbara, California and enjoys working with her husband Ken in their Ryzio programs and leadership trainings. Outside of work, her greatest passion is being with her grandchildren.
Visit where you can download Marti’s free book, “From Coping to Thriving: Leveraging Life’s Challenges to Find Meaning, Purpose, Connection and Joy” plus other free articles and numerous resources.

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