Preena was born and raised in Torrance, CA and comes from a performing arts background as an artist and dancer for 17 years. In 2011 she enrolled in her first emotional intelligence training called Mastery in Transformational Training in Marina Del Rey, CA. As she healed and transformed her perspective on life, she knew she wanted to find a profession which allowed her to help others. In 2012 Preena started a course to become an emotional intelligence trainer for teens through the Torch Foundation, a non-profit organization for youth ages 12-17 around the country. Her experience ranges from facilitating workshops, utilizing creativity and movement and, teaching in an after-school program called Level Up for the Pasadena high school district. Preena brings her expertise and experience with youth and healing to her role as a Clinical Assistant at Pacific Teen Treatment.