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Heather McQueen

Heather McQueen

  • heather@mcqueenassociates.com
  • 720.466.7252

My Credentials

  • Ph.D. in Psychology, Certified BodyTalk Practitioner, Licensed Black Belt Nia Instructor

Heather McQueen

Nia Black Belt Teacher
Denver, Colorado, United States

Heather is passionate about well being and has been actively involved in dance, music, movement, and holistic and concscious life philosophy for years. She has been practicing Nia for 19 years and is a licensed Black Belt Instructor. Dr. Heather McQueen earned a Ph.D. in Psychology and offers a collective 25+ years of MindBody and Conscious Life Philosophy Empowerment experience (19 years post Master's degree). In 2012, she presented at International Psychology Conferences in China and Hong Kong and served as a Presenter and Delegate with the American Psychological Association at the 2014 International Psychology and Health Conference in Havana, Cuba. Her approach as a trusted consultant and facilitator integrates various techniques, philosophies, and practices from around the world to guide and collaborate with you on your journey towards increased self-awareness, appreciation, and self-compassion while discovering what well being means to you. In addition, Heather is a certified BodyTalk Practitioner as well as a:

Professional Member of the American Psychological Association (APA)
Full Member of the Colorado Psychological Association (CPA)
Professional Member of the American Counseling Association (ACA)
Rocky Mountain Humanistic Counseling and Psychological Association (RMHCPA) Founding Member
Member of the American Dance Therapy Association (ADTA)
Lifetime Member of PSY CHI - The National Honor Society in Psychology

Heather is the owner of McQueen & Associates, LLC (www.mcqueenassociates.com). She received a 5 year (collective total) appointment from the Governor to sit on the Colorado Governor’s Council for Active and Healthy Lifestyles. She served on the Board of Directors as Vice President of the Council from 12/2012 through 09/01/2015.

Heather has lived, worked and/or traveled in South America, Europe, U.S., Grand Cayman, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Australia, Cuba, China, and Hong Kong. She has been involved in Salsa and Tango communities, both locally and abroad as well as served as a Spanish, Kickboxing, and Gymnastics Instructor for both children and adults. Through her own personal journey with health and healing she has experienced the power within our own bodyminds to heal when given the proper tools and wisdom as well as the importance of cultivating dynamic resilience and well being, especially relevant to the challenges of living in current society. In addition, Heather has completed doctoral level research on the relationship between bodymind, emotions, and spiritually integrative perspectives relative to their roles in personal empowerment, motivation, and authenticity. Heather's diverse background enables her to craft a one of a kind Nia experience where participants are invited to explore, express, and discover the freedom and pleasure of movement and healing from an individualized and authentic framework.

"Movement, our first language, touches the centers of our being beyond the reach of vocabularies of reason or coercion. It communicates from the innermost soul that which cannot truly be expressed by words." ~Unknown~

" Living in Happiness is Discovered when One finds Beauty, Meaning, and Purpose within the Ebb and Flow of Life's Journey." ~Heather McQueen~


My Locations

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Life Time Cherry Creek Diamond Club
500 S Cherry St, Glendale, CO 80246, USA
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My Nia Classes

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Friday 11:00am - 12:00pm Life Time Cherry Creek Diamond Club
500 S Cherry St, Glendale, CO 80246, USA
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