Joan S. Laurino


Research Associate – Mind-Body Health, Health IT
Phone: (815)753.1136

Joan S. Laurino has worked in Health Information Technology at NIU since 2010. In addition to project administration of Health IT programs, Joan is also developing Mind-Body Health educational programs, designed to give individuals new insights on how they can approach healthcare. Meditation is a key resource to help individuals lower their stress levels. Joan has been meditating using Heartfulness Meditation since 2003, and incorporates this into the programs.

Joan holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering, an MBA, and an Master of Arts in Consciousness and Transformative Studies. She also attended core courses in Co-Active Coaching Training from The Coaches Training Institute, and holds certificates in “Mind-Body Coaching Tools for Wellness” from The Institute for Life Coach Training, and “Use of Self as Coach” from the Gestalt Center for Organization & Systems Development.