Teachers - Master Sha

Laurie Omuro-Yamamoto

Laurie Omuro-Yamamoto was chosen as a Certified Master Teacher of Tao Academy in May 2015. She is most honored and grateful to be a certified Tao Calligraphy Practitioner and Teacher.

Master Laurie holds a Doctorate in Counseling Psychology, a Master’s in School Counseling and Guidance, and a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education. She is currently a licensed psychologist in the state of Hawaii.

In 2008, Master Laurie first saw Master Sha at a workshop he held on Hawaii Island. She was fascinated with the width and breadth of Master Sha’s teachings and wisdom and was greatly moved by his great love, compassion, and tireless unconditional service.

Since that event, Master Laurie has been trained by Master Sha, his Certified Master Teachers and his advanced students. She has witnessed family members and others positively transform physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. She has experienced and observed accelerated rates of transformation in herself, her clients and students who have applied Master Sha’s teachings and practical techniques.

Master Laurie, along with her mother, Master Annette Omuro, sister, Master Chiemi Ban, and Master Malia Davidson lead various Soulfulness and Wellness workshops in Maui County. As a Certified Tao Calligraphy Teacher, Master Laurie also teaches various Tao Calligraphy Classes and workshops and is authorized to sell her Tao Calligraphy to assist others on their journey towards happiness and health.