Self-paced StudiesLearning Actionable Animism & Soul Tending
Everything you want to know about soul tending that few others teach. A non-experiential six-week survey of the history, philosophies, challenges, and roles in traditional and modern soul tending. We cover topics such as cultural appropriation, ethical vocabulary, traditional vs modern shamanism, psychological perspectives of shamanism, and what it’s like to live as a modern soul tender.
A six-week experiential course in distinguishing between ritual and ceremony, learning the significance of cosmology in animistic worldview, how to create rituals and ceremonies, and how to create sacred space for the purpose of ecstatic trance and sacred activism. This course includes the essential to effective ecstatic trance.
A lightly experiential 8-week class offering insight into working with Nature Spirits for direct relationship, community healing, and activism, the difference between traditional totemism and how modern animists work with Nature Allies, and the different types of Nature Allies.
A seven-week experiential course exploring concepts of animism, why animism fell out of favor, what replaced it, and why returning to it is sacred activism. Through this course, access the Earth-soul strata to establish sacred contact with Nature, to learn components of social activism through animism, and how to apply what transpires in the Middle layer in everyday life.
We don't healIn isolation, but in community
~S. Kelley Harrell