Justine Mastin, MA, LMFT, LADC, E-RYT 200, YACEP (she/her) is the creator/Fearless Leader of YogaQuest, a yoga organization that links together yoga with narratives to create a holistic healing experience: mind, body, and fandom. She is also the owner/founder of Blue Box Counseling in Minneapolis, MN. Justine specializes in working with students and clients who self-identify as being outside the mainstream—such as those in the geek, secular, and LGBTQIA+ communities.
Justine's work as a yoga teacher has been covered in such outlets as: The Wall Street Journal, Geek and Sundry, and Atlas Obscura. In her role as a psychotherapist, Justine has contributed to a number of books on pop culture and psychology and has been interviewed for her expertise in such media outlets as SELF, Bustle, and HealthCentral. Outside of the office, Justine appears at pop culture conventions around the country speaking teaching yoga and speaking on geek wellness topics. She is also proud to be the captain/co-host of the Starship Therapise podcast which explores the healing power of fandom. You can find her on facebook, instagram, and twitter @mindbodyfandom