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Ingrid Stadtler-Pree, MSc

It is my fulfilling mission and privilege to accompany people on their way to more happiness and success in life in an encouraging and mindful way.
I look forward to meeting you!

Biographical Background


Born on  June 28th, 1968 in Linz, Upper Austria

Married, 3 children (born in 2002, 2004 & 2008)


Educational, Academic & Work History

since 2021: in the seminar programme of Puchberg Castle, Upper Austria

since 2019: in the seminar programme of Goldegg Castle, Salzburg

2021: Training in Couples Counseling

2018: Course in Positive Psychology & Happiness research: The Science of Happiness, University of Berkeley, California

2016 - 2017: Training in Stress management & burnout prevention; list of experts: WKO

since 2015: Alaka’i of Huna International, Certified systemic & NLP Trainer;

2014 - 2016 : Co-Trainer for NLP-Practitioner & Master Courses (Institute of Systemic NLP Helga Obermair, Linz)

2011 - 2015: Training in Huna and Hawaiian Shamanism (Shaman Practice + Shaman Intensive, certificates of Aloha International) and Ordination as an Alaka'i of Huna International by Serge Kahili King during sabbaticals and extended visits in Volcano, Hawaii

2010 - 2013: Master studies at the Donau-University of Krems (MSc of Counseling);
Master Thesis: Evaluation of Dynamind Technology (Donau-University, Krems)

2010: Training for Wingwave ® Coach (Certificate European Coaching Association)

2010 - 2016: Assistance of NLP and Life Coach Training courses (Institute of Systemic NLP Helga Obermair (1939-2016), Linz)

2008: Founded  SunCoaching

2007 - 2008: Trained  as a life and social counselor (Institute for Systemic NLP Helga Obermair, Linz)

2000 - 2008: Trained as an NLP Practitioner and NLP Master Practitioner (certificates of the Austrian and German NLP Associations  ÖDVNLP + DVNLP)

2001 - 2006: Studies in Training and Educational Management (title: academic trainer) at the Johannes Kepler University of Linz

2002, 2004, 2008: Birth of children Helena, Benedikt & Elisa

2000 - 2002: Trained  as an NLP & business coach (Institute Kutschera)


since 2000: Training and personal development in the field of psychosocial and systemic consulting/counseling, coaching & communication training, neuro- linguistic programming, Wingwave coaching, Dynamind technique, Huna


1986 - 2002: Public service: leadership responsibilities and training of staff from 1990 on, lecturer in training courses organized in 1999, trainer for communication training and personal development seminars from 2000 on

1986: Graduated from Adalbert Stifter-Gymnasium, Linz


Working languages: German (native speaker) and English (fluent)


More about myself: 


An important luck factor for me are good relationships.

I am very grateful for the people in my life: for my husband and our three wonderful children, the extended family, friends and colleagues in Austria, Germany, Hawai'i, New Zealand ...

My sources of strength: exercise in nature, especially Nordic walking, hiking, swimming, skiing and the Hawaiian breathing technique "Piko-Piko"




A special honor and pleasure was my ordination as an

Alaka'i of Huna International by Serge Kahili King, PhD

in October 2015 with the awarding of my Hawaiian name:

"He wahine maika'i me ka opu halau" Short form: Melia Maika'i

Meaning: The good woman with a big heart.

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