Philip Sheehy has a (MSED) Master of Science degree in Education in School Counseling which makes him a certified school counselor and is pursuing another master’s degree in early education. He is also certified in CPR/First Aid, Kettlebell Training instructor and Self Defense instructor. Philip has been training in Vee Arnis Jitsu for 13 years under Professor David James. He has obtained a 5th degree black belt in Vee Arnis Jitsu, he has been teaching children and adults of various ages for the last 7 years.
Philip has worked as an intern as a guidance counselor for Urban Assembly Academy of Arts & Letters (middle school) as well as PS 503 Elementary School. Here he ran group sessions, dealt with children on a one to one ratios, ran parent programs to assist them in relating with their children as well as created a fitness program for his time at the schools.
Philip volunteered for various programs dealing with children. He worked in an 8 week program in Long Island called Family Project Program Merrick Middle School. Within this program he taught basic self-defense, basketball, and bowling to children ranging in 10-16 years of age with various disabilities (including non-ambulatory, Autistic and ADHD)