Erika Bjorum

Erika Bjorum

Erika has been a meditation practitioner since 2001. She has trained in the Vipassana tradition, as well as in the Shambhala Buddhist tradition at centers in Alaska, British Columbia, Vermont and Maine. As a Shambhala guide, Erika has co-taught Way of Shambhala classes in Portland and Rockland. She has a varied background as a community organizer, social worker, sled dog handler and farm worker. She now lives in Bremen, Maine with her husband and two daughters. Erika runs her own private mental health care practice with a focus on trauma recovery.