John Hankey

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San Francisco, California, US

Founder & Owner at Mindful Test Taking
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Age Group

25-35

About John

• Founder of Mindful Test Taking in Bay Area, CA.

• Offer mindfulness coaching high school, college & graduate-level students in 1-on-1 sessions and group classes to reduce test anxiety. Help students overcome stressful challenges related to standardized testing, academic performance and school admission.

• Around 90% of our students feel calmer during tests and approximately 65-70% translate this improvement into a higher test score.


• Utilize proven stress relief techniques based in mindfulness, Chinese medicine & neuro-linguistic programming to empower clients to raise academic test scores

• Connected with elite tutoring companies, school counselors, psychologists & educational therapists

• Taught mindfulness to large groups (125) and inner city schools to expand impact

Quote

"The less physical tension you carry, the more present, focused & positive you are." - John Hankey

Work Experience

Equity Derivatives Trader

Group One Trading

July 2006 - March 2009

I traded stock options for about 125 different companies on the AMEX & NYSE during the financial crisis. The job was incredibly stressful but the experience enabled me to find mindfulness, which has become my life's work.

Equity Derivatives Trader

Group One Trading

July 2006 - March 2009

I traded stock options for about 125 different companies on the AMEX & NYSE during the financial crisis. The job was incredibly stressful but the experience enabled me to find mindfulness, which has become my life's work.

Education

Stanford University

B.S. in Mathematical & Computational Sciences

2002 - 2006

University of Oxford

M.S. in Financial Economics

2009 - 2010

Certification

Certified Hypnotherapist

National Guild of Hypnotists

Certified Yoga Instructor (200-Hour)

Yoga Alliance

Emotional Freedom Technique

EFT Certification & Training Center

Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming

Coach Academy International

Medical Qigong Practitioner (200-Hour)

International College of Medical Qigong