Gerry Starnes, M.Ed., has been a shamanic practitioner and teacher since the 1990s, building on previous training and experience in a variety of healing modalities. His current healing and counseling work draws upon both traditional and alternative practices and techniques.
Gerry’s clients include those seeking to deepen their life experience and connect with Spirit, as well as survivors of significant trauma and abuse. Through rituals like soul retrieval, curse healing, and energy medicine, he helps clients and students to re-balance their lives in all the realms – physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual – which is the basis of all shamanic healing.
He is a talented and experienced teacher and mentor. He holds regular journey circles, classes, and workshops on a variety of shamanic topics. Several students have gone on to develop their own healing practices, and have become teachers in their communities, as well.
Austin, TX 78704
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Gerry maintains that “Everyone has access to their own inner strength and innate wisdom – their own connection to Spirit. However, sometimes it is helpful to have an experienced teacher and guide to work with in order to learn to access that power and wisdom and forge a strong connection to spiritual guidance.”
Gerry is the founder and lead instructor of the Shamanic Passages Institute, an online resource for classes and workshops about shamanic practices. He has published a number of books and CDs, as well as a growing library of YouTube videos and podcasts addressing a variety of shamanic topics.
As a spiritual and life coach, Gerry is available for personal sessions that help students and clients learn how best to integrate Spirit into their everyday life and to identify and utilize their spiritual gifts.
Listen to Gerry’s Interviews
Author Spotlight: EPIC Podcast Interview with Gerry Starnes, Creator of Spirit Paths
Watch the entire list of Gerry’s suggested educational video sequence on Shamanism here:
Power Animals: The Role of Spirit Guides in the Shamanic Journey
Spirit Paths: The Quest for Authenticity
The Shamanic Journey: A Beginner’s Guide to Journeying
Druid Twilight: The Loom of Destiny
Conversations Within: Journal Writing and Inner Dialog