I am a soul weaver.
A healer of connections between spirit & earth, soul & body, breath & heart.
I am an honest to goodness, modern, urban medicine woman who has been shaped & molded over the course of my lifetime to see, feel and collaborate with spirit and earth.
You can think of me as a modern-day Glenda the Good (from Oz) who runs just the perfect amount of fierce Kali energy to get the job done.
I combine earth based shamanic healing practices with rooted in-your-bones-and-body spirituality and all that unfolds within this dynamic connection of spirit & earth.
I help people embody their spirit-energy into their body and life.
As a healer, I help re-weave connections within you so your spirit-energy and body are able to combine forces and radiate your presence into the world. As a teacher, I remind you and help you uncover the gifts within your own heart & mind and offer embodied tools and guidance for building a solid clear foundation in shamanism, intuition, animal communication and healing. As a communicator, I am a negotiator, a translator, and tender-of-relationship between human and animal alike.
How I Approach Healing & Teaching
In my 23 years of offering healing, I have learned that healing and teaching is not a process of power over, but a process of meeting as equals.
My role is to offer tools and healing in ways that meet you, with honesty and authenticity. To honor you, in each interaction we have.
My role is to offer you the best I have to offer, to lead by example, walk in integrity and ethical thoughts, words and actions in all aspects of my life, seen and unseen. My role is to encourage collaboration in each of our interactions, sessions, classes and correspondences in ways that honor you, your ancestors, your descendants, your life, and beliefs.
My first teachers in healing, intuition and animal communication, came directly from nature, the spirit and fairy realms. In addition to my strong spirit and animal teachers, I began my formal training in the physical realm in energy healing, Reiki and intuitive development starting at the tender age of 12. A profound experience of learning, I still hold close to my heart.
Over the past 23 + years, the focus of my professional training within the field of intuitive and shamanic healing arts has been received in private and group apprenticeships, thousands of hours of class time, initiations by both human teachers and spirit.
The focus of my studies includes shamanic practice & healing, breath and mindfulness, intuition, bodywork and massage therapy, physical and energetic anatomy, energetic boundaries and ethics, animal and nature communication and earth healing.
Even after years of extensive study, I still consider myself a full-time student. I am blessed with a passion to learn and have been blessed with many strong teachers and allies. My teachers both spirit and human have taught me both healing technique and how to walk with integrity and honesty in facilitating healing and teaching.
I am both a Minister and a licensed L.M.T, in the state of Washington.
Washington State Massage Licence is # MA 00009303
Outside of the studio
I practice authentic movement and dance, spend time in deep in the forest with my husband and dogs every chance I get. I listen to just the perfect amount of punk rock music to keep me on my toes.
I live in beautiful Bellingham, Washington with my beloved Steve, my husband of over 17 years and our animal family, Sue a black-labish dog who really loves a good run in the woods, Bernard a chow–bulldog mix that can bark louder than anyone I know and our beloved house-cat Miss Kitty, who loves playing fetch and embodying the role of house cat extraordinaire.