Irena Valujeva-van Beusichem
Irena worked as a pedagogue, teaching and organizing school cultural life, for 12 years prior to joining the Camphill movement in 1996. Since joining Camphill she has completed the three-year Social Therapy Program and has been a householder for 18 years. She also has been an Anthroposophical oil dispersion bath therapist for the last ten years. Three years ago, she began mentoring for the Orientation course and joined the Academy core faculty. Currently at Camphill Village USA, she is involved in organizing and teaching community festivals and mentoring the first year students of Social Therapy Program.