marin_150Marin is a native of Long Island, New York and now resides in Brookline, MA. She has formal training in early childhood education, Chiropractic medicine, and has received a Masters Degree in Psychospiritual Studies as well as in Social Work. As a practicing clinical psychotherapist she specialized in working with women dealing with chronic illness and posttraumatic stress disorder. She now lectures to clinicians about her life with MS and the transformative power of suffering.

Marin’s passion for life is seen through her creativity as an artist, a natural food’s chef, and love of her friends and family. Friends describe her as an epicurean, with salty language, a quick wit, and a big heart.