Dream & Soul Work (Applying Shamanic Counseling Skill-sets) A big function of shamanic soul work in the world concerns counseling and dreamwork skills. This second year of the Series on Dreaming will put attention of a skill-set for working with each other and with clients professionally. We will learn such foundational methods as active listening and saying back skills, working with a client or[...]
Announcing the South Manitou Island QUEST FOR A VISION, and the concurrent WOUNDED HEALER SUMMER SCHOOL. July 31 – August 8th 2015. Mark your calendar, and register a.s.a.p. if you are interested in this event which will take place one year from now. If you have wanted to go on a Wilderness Quest for a Vision, or experience a shamanic retreat in a wilderness setting, Crows Nest[...]
A shamanic apprenticeship is an initiation process, into shamanic life, practice, healing work with clients, society, and the Earth and all her creatures. Typically this follows the pattern known as the “Hero’s Journey.” The hero withdraws from the society and the habitual order or system of knowledge for periods of time, solitude, and inquiry. The fundamental or core questions of life are contemplated. Insights and[...]
Here is a letter penned and posted to Crow’s Nest Community on June 28, with word about the upcoming programs “Immersion to Shamanic Life and Practice“, fondly called the Intensive by Nesters. What does community planning look like at Crow’s Nest Center USA? There is truth in a picture of pen and paper wielded by eager, innovative minds. But eight of us began in early[...]
JUNG AND SHAMANISM IN DIALOGUE is now available as a KINDLE-AMAZON ebook. You can read it for free on the Kindle Library, or download it for $9.95 on Amazon at a fraction of the paperback cost.