MA, is an award winning author of twelve books, including Soul
Retrieval: Mending the Fragmented Self, Medicine for the
Earth, Walking in Light, and The Book of Ceremony: Shamanic
Wisdom for Invoking the Sacred into Everyday Life. She is the
presenter of eight audio programs produced by Sounds True, and she
is the creator of the Transmutation App. Sandra is a world renowned
teacher of shamanism and has been teaching for more than 30 years.
She has taught workshops internationally on shamanic journeying,
healing, and reversing environmental pollution using spiritual
methods. Sandra is recognized for bridging ancient cross-cultural
healing methods into our modern culture addressing the needs of our
Sandra is known
for gathering the global spiritual community together to perform
powerful transformative ceremonies as well as inspires us to stand
strong in unity so we do our own spiritual and social activism work
while keeping a vision of hope and being a light in the
passionate about helping people to reconnect with nature. Since the
1980’s thousands of people have healed from past and present
traumas through the classic cross cultural shamanic healing method
Sandra teaches called Soul Retrieval.
She is a
licensed marriage and family therapist and professional mental
health counselor. She is also a board-certified expert on traumatic
stress. Sandra was chosen as one of the Top 10 Spiritual Leaders of
2013 by Spirituality and Health Magazine.
Sandra has two
new books released in 2018. The Hidden Worlds was co-written with
Katherine Wood and is a novel written for young adults to help them
navigate the changing world. And The Book of Ceremony: Shamanic
Wisdom for Invoking the Sacred Into Everyday Lifewas written
for a shamanic and general audience on how to bring the sacred into
daily life by performing shamanic ceremonies designed for our times
and the challenges we are facing.
episode Sandra shares the origin of shamanism, which has it's roots
in spiritual practice as far back as 100,000 years. She shares how
Shaman's have always performed ceremonies, and all that she is
sharing through her beautiful new book, The Book of Ceremony.
Sandra shares that many people are stepping into this ancient
practice, which she says holds incredible medicine for navigating
the turbulent times we are living in. She shares ideas for
ceremonial blessings around the Solstice as well as other
transitional times, and how—the ancient forces of the Sun, the
Moon, the Stars and the Elements—are willing to partner with you
and your soul's intention to co-create and join with your prayers
for yourself and your community.
The Awakened Woman Self Care podcast explores how we can navigate sacred self care in these times. In Season 3 host Christine Pensa is inviting guests who are the pioneers, the women who are stepping into the new consciousness. The topics we’ll explore is how we can gracefully weave in the old modalities that served us in the past, while calling in more deeply, sacred self care, and self love. We’ll dive into the joy of being fully present to our true selves and our sovereignty. Visit https://www.artthatmoves.ca/podcasts/