Ana Holub teaches forgiveness and recovery from addiction as a counselor, author, poet, and educator. She holds a BA in Peace Studies, and an MA in Dispute Resolution from Pepperdine University School of Law. As an expert in the field of forgiveness and reconciliation, Ana was honored as a Champion of Forgiveness by the Worldwide Forgiveness Alliance in 2018.
Ana works with individuals, couples, at-risk families, hospice patients, and anyone who wants experience deep forgiveness of themselves and others and the profound healing it brings. Her mission includes work with inmates in prison (San Quentin) and with juvenile offenders. She has provided restorative justice, poetry, and peace education to incarcerated people since 2002.
She is a frequent speaker on the essential role of forgiveness in various settings, including festivals, seminars and psychedelic medicine and restorative justice conferences. Her books include Forgive and Be Free and The Edges Are Friendly. She has also created four online courses, including Addiction Recovery and Complete Healing. Reach Ana at www.anaholub.com