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Rachel Astarte P
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Nyack, NY
Joined 2/18/2011
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Rachel Astarte is a certified life coach specializing in intimacy and spirituality development for couples and individuals. She is the author of Celebrating Solitude: How to Discover and Honor Your Highest Self. She is currently a featured author for elephant journal, home to her relationship advice column, "Let's Get Intimate." Rachel's practice, Healing Arts New York, is based in New York City, offering online sessions and workshops worldwide.
Green Living


- Copywriting
- Journalism
- Fiction
- Non-fiction
- Publicity
- Scriptwriting


Relationships/Intimacy, Spirituality, Hypnotherapy, Marriage and Family Therapy, Peace activism, Indian cinema, World travel, Comedy


SUNY Brockport

Bachelors Degree in Theater, Acting specialization

Emerson College

Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing, Screenwriting thesis

Southwest Institute of Healing Arts

After receiving her diploma in Mind-body Wellness from SWIHA, and her certification in Clinical Hypnotherapy from the American Council of Hypnotic Examiners, Rachel launched a private wellness practice, Healing Arts New York. (http://healingartsnewyork.com) She incorporates a number of healing modalities in her practice, including creative writing, shamanism, and flower essences.

The goal of Rachel's work is to provide customized treatment tailored to a client's distinct personality and needs. She offers a non-judgmental, sacred space in which clients are invited to discover and live as their highest selves.

Northcentral University

Specializing in Couples Therapy


101 Projects Completed

Professional actor and voice-over artist since 1987.


100 Projects Completed

Senior Web Copywriter for BMG Columbia House from 2000-2005.


15 Projects Completed

Adjunct professor of writing for Emerson College, Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science, Bucks County Community College, and Camden County College (1994-1996)


10 Projects Completed

Was a co-creator, head writer, and performer for Circle in the Squirrel, a professional comedic theater company (1999-2001).


4 Projects Completed



3 Projects Completed

* Author of 101 BETTER SEX TIPS.
* Created "Seven Days to Better Sex" program for BetterSex.com.
* Wrote relationship and dating advice content for LavaLife.com

Green Living

1 Projects Completed

Wrote article entitled, "Renewable Energy Credits: Your Key to Green Energy," for GreenEnergyChoice.com


200 Projects Completed

I have a regular sex and intimacy advice column called, "Let's Get Intimate" on elephant journal. In it, I answer readers' questions about how to improve their relationships as well as their love lives in general.


2 Projects Completed

* Created storyline and wrote scripts for interactive computer game, "Supple." [http://supplegame.com]

* Wrote feature film script entitled, "Living Midnight," for Indian director, Yogesh Ishwar

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