Christa Mackinnon

29th June - 1st July 2018 Celebrating Life and Being Alive: Weekend Retreat & Gathering
With Christa Mackinnon, Heike Jenkins & Sally Free
Join us for an energising, creative & empowering weekend of drumming, dance, shamanic journeying, gong baths, crafting and spiritual ceremonies at Gaunts Dorset

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23rd to 25th March 2018 Soul Retrieval Course, Bristol
With Christa Mackinnon and Michelle Hague
This experiential course will teach you the ancient tool of shamanic soul retrieval, adjusted to contemporary practice. It is open to everybody who has some experience in shamanic journeying or shamanic work, or is a trained therapeutic professional. The course is certificated and carries CPD points for therapists.

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23rd to 25th February 2018
Training Course: Soul Retrieval for Therapists, London
Christa Mackinnon and Sue Fox

This experiential training course will teach therapeutic professionals the ancient tool of soul retrieval, adjusted to contemporary practice, and will link shamanic concepts with Psychosynthesis, a psychology of the soul.

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18th February 2018: Workshop: Deep Shamanic Soul Journeys

A one-day deep journeying workshop with myself and Sally Free, gong master extraordinaire.

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January 2018 to May 2018: Training Course - Shamanism for Therapeutic Professionals

This exciting four-weekend training course will enchant you, open new worlds and enrich your life. You will awaken and develop the shamanic within you, as well as learn approaches and tools you can utilize in your work with clients and groups.

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19th November 2017: Workshop: Deep Shamanic Soul Journeys

A one-day deep journeying workshop with myself and Sally Free, gong master extraordinaire.

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29 September 2017 Talk at the International Transpersonal Conference, Prague

“Is there a place for shamanism in contemporary therapy”

International Transpersonal Conference 2017, Prague

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22nd & 23rd September 2017: Talks at the British Psychological Society Transpersonal Conference

22 September 2017: Craving the numinous and encountering the jaguar - integrating the after-effects of psychedelic plant ceremonies
23 September 2017: Human psyche and nature - ancient teachings for our earth soul

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1st July 2017: Talk - Encounter with the Jaguar: Processing and Integrating the Aftermath

Breaking Convention 2017
4th International Conference on Psychedelic Consciousness

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9 – 11 June 2017 at Gaunts House, Dorset

Celebrating Life and Being Alive Weekend Retreat & Gathering Between the World

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20th & 21st May 2017: Access & Develop your Authentic Writing Skills

Weekend writing workshop for women with Christa Mackinnon and Joanna Pine.

A unique opportunity for women to work with two published authors. Come along and be enchanted by your own writing abilities.

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9th April 2017: You Can Write That Book Intensive training workshop for women

If you are a woman who wants to write a non-fiction book, based on your own area of expertise, experience, wisdom and knowledge, then this workshop is for you.

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1st & 2nd April 2017, Lopwell Barn, Devon
Drum Making Workshop: Craft and Birth your own Medicine Drum

Making your own drum is very special. The drum you craft ceremonially is an instrument that holds the intent of your heart and spirit. It takes you on inner journeys, heals through its vibrations, connects you with the ancient circle and gives you much joy.

This is a very popular workshop with Christa Mackinnon and Dan & Ann Teaque from the Spirit of the Sound drumming group. Places are limited to 10 participants. To secure a place you are advised to book early.

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1 - 2 October 2016, Dartington Hall

Course for Women
Your Uniqueness Matters: Walking the Heart Centred Path of Creativity and Contribution

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October 2016
Training Course for Professionals, London
Bridging the Worlds: Shamanism for Therapeutic Professionals

15/16 October 2016
26 /27 November 2016
21 / 22 January 2017
25 / 26 March 2017

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5th & 6th November 2016: Writing Workshop - You Can Do It!
Access and Develop your Authentic Writing Skills

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19th November 2016
Living and dying well from a shamanic perspective:
From the fear of the Body/Mind to the Peace of the Soul/Spirit

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