Chanel Dokun, M.A. MFT, LifePlanner

Chanel Dokun is a certified LifePlan™ Facilitator through the Paterson Center and is trained in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is certified in PREPARE/ENRICH and SYMBIS (Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts) and is a Gottman Institute Bringing Baby Home Program Educator helping new parents transition to parenthood. 

Prior to working with Healthy Minds NYC, she worked in publishing at Hearst Magazines for House Beautiful and as a contributing editor to the online magazine Urban Faith. She is also a frequent writer on whole life wellness and relationships to sites like PureWow, BeliefNet.com and Relevant Magazine. 

Dokun specializes in providing coaching for individuals seeking clarity on the next steps in their life or looking for work/life balance. She also excels in helping couples prepare for marriage well through customized premarital facilitation programs and workshops.