Trained as an elementary and special education teacher, weaver and curative educator, Norma has worked in Camphill communities in Switzerland, Scotland, and the United States for over 45 years. She was primarily a class teacher, but also held roles as a homemaker and workshop master in weaving. Later she worked therapeutically in play, drama and color light therapies. Norma teaches drama, speech formation, poetry and storytelling in the Curative Education Program, of which she is a core faculty member. She has begun to step back from supervisory tasks and concentrates on mentoring and tutoring. She is co-founder of the Dorion School of Music Therapy and was an adjunct faculty member of the M.S. Ed. program in Waldorf Remedial Education at Sunbridge College.