Czarina Aggabao Thelen

Certified Coach | Serving Guatemala and Austin, TX, USA


Czarina Aggabao Thelen - Certified Coach

About Me

Czarina Thelen, PhD(c), is founder of and a consultant for creative change. A Fulbright fellow and anthropologist specializing in Latin American Indigenous social movements, she has a passion for cultural traditions that she brings to her parenting.

Since the home birth of her daughter in Guatemala, she has practiced Elimination Communication (EC) as a way of bonding and practicing awareness. She is thrilled to guide families through the joys and discoveries of EC as the Guatemala affiliate of Go Diaper Free. She conducts workshops in English and Spanish and also speaks Maya Kaqchikel and Maya Poqomam languages.

Czarina spends her time between Guatemala; Austin, Texas; and New York.

Serving Guatemala and Austin, TX and the surrounding areas.

See below for Czarina’s current offerings or click here for Guatemala’s local Facebook Group.


My experiences with Elimination Communication

When did you first learn about EC? What did you think? What did you do about it?

What does it mean for you to teach EC?

What is your favorite piece of EC gear or clothing?

What book has inspired you the most on the path to becoming a more empowered mother?

What would you tell someone who is thinking of trying EC for the first time?