Joy Redstone | 303-546-3570


Kenyon College, BA, Comparative Religions
Boston College, MSW
Post grad Certificate in supervision, Simmons College
Post grad Certificate in addictions, Boston University

From the heart

I love working at Naropa and I appreciate the beautiful hearts, the seeking souls and the inherent wisdom of our students.


  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Simmons Prize, Kenyon
  • Crozier Prize, Kenyon
  • DA Advocacy Award, Boulder County
  • Sparkplug Award, Rotary, Boulder County
  • Boulder County Social Worker of the Year

Courses taught

Transforming Addictions

What book do you find yourself regularly pressing into the hands of students?

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts by Gabor Mate