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Discover Healing Beyond Grief

“I learned to work with my grief and trans­form the illu­sion of what it was into what it is now. A healthy, inte­grat­ed, nat­ur­al part of me.”

Rediscover Inner Peace and Healing

Grief is a com­plex jour­ney, one that can man­i­fest in unex­pect­ed ways. It’s okay to feel lost, angry, and over­whelmed. At times, you may even ques­tion who you’ve become. Your grief often affects those who love and care for you, affect­ing rela­tion­ships with sig­nif­i­cant part­ners, chil­dren, and friends at work. But there is hope.

Our web­site is a safe space where you can explore the path to heal­ing, guid­ed by those who have walked it. We under­stand that grief can be a daunt­ing, iso­lat­ing expe­ri­ence, espe­cial­ly when accom­pa­nied by anger, shame, and help­less­ness. You’re not alone.

We invite you to join our com­mu­ni­ty of indi­vid­u­als who, just like you, have faced the fear of nev­er escap­ing sor­row. Togeth­er, we learn to embrace the pain, find solace in com­pas­sion, and rebuild con­nec­tions with loved ones.

Regain Your Enthusiasm for Life

Our work­shops and grief cir­cles offer more than just heal­ing; they offer trans­for­ma­tion. We don’t promise quick fix­es, but we do promise under­stand­ing, sup­port, and guid­ance as you nav­i­gate this chal­leng­ing journey.

Reconnect with Your True Self

Don’t let grief pull you away from the per­son you once were. Dis­cov­er the strength with­in you, the resilience that can emerge from the depths of sorrow.

Take the First Step

If you’ve been hes­i­tat­ing to con­front your grief, it’s okay. We’re here to walk with you, to share our expe­ri­ences and wis­dom, and to help you redis­cov­er enthu­si­asm and dri­ve for life’s activities.

Together, we heal

Please explore our web­site and join our month­ly grief cir­cles on Zoom. You’ll find a path to heal­ing that is both believ­able and deeply soul­ful because we believe that nat­ur­al heal­ing begins with acknowl­edg­ing your pain. You are not alone on this journey.

How we can help…
Workshops

Embark on a jour­ney of heal­ing and under­stand­ing through soul­ful rit­u­als and exer­cis­es, and gain insight into the many forms of grief you may be carrying.

Grief Circles

Nur­ture Your Soul in a Sacred Cir­cle of Grief: Month­ly Online Com­mu­ni­ty for Heal­ing, Empow­er­ment, and Tend­ing to Your Unspo­ken Pain

Healings
Book your own pri­vate, one-on-one shaman­ic heal­ing ses­sions to restore your per­son­al pow­er and more. 

You will benefit from…

Some of our Our Testimonials

“Patri­cia and John show up as teach­ers, as humans, and as beau­ti­ful spir­its in this pow­er­ful work­shop. They cre­at­ed a safe and sacred space for stu­dents to dis­cov­er the big­ger grief sur­round­ing their losses.”

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Dr. Amanda DeSio Whitehouse

Psy­chol­o­gist

“I nev­er before con­sid­ered that there is a spir­it of death. This con­cept is a beau­ti­ful re-fram­ing and user-friend­ly. Also, the results from the writ­ing prompts led me to help­ful insights. Also, the [wit­ness­ing of oth­ers] and speak­ing of [my]grief.”

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Suzanne Summers

New York

“Each ele­ment had a unique ben­e­fit. I high­ly rec­om­mend this work­shop for any­one deal­ing with grief on so many dif­fer­ent lev­els. Eye open­ing, excit­ing and pro­vides a new per­spec­tive on all liv­ing things.”

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Colleen Babcock

Alden, NY

“Soul­ful Sor­rows work­shop on grief changed me; it changed my deep-root­ed grief that was entwined with anger into grace-filled sad­ness and gen­tle grief which I can now gen­tly car­ry and even­tu­al­ly release, as joy returns.

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Sarah Emery

Regd. Phys­io­ther­a­pist, Kingston, ON

“I’ve done a lot of grief­work with dif­fer­ent teach­ers, and this one opened new aware­ness, mean­ing and move­ments. Part  of the pow­er is in the spe­cial prac­tices offered and part of the pow­er is in the gifts of these two extrao­d­i­nary teach­ers and guides. I felt deeply and com­plete­ly held by them and the process.”

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Mary Rooker

Shaman­ic Prac­ti­tion­er, Tako­ma Park, MD

“Spend­ing the two days with you shar­ing your stages of loss was the Vil­lage need­ed to allow those of us there to ful­ly grieve our sor­rows. I saw trans­for­ma­tion tak­ing place dur­ing the two days of shar­ing, call­ing in spir­its of our ances­tors, the drum­ming and ask­ing the ques­tion; “What is the Pur­pose, the mean­ing, and the les­son of my Grief?

Much grat­i­tude to both of you.”

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Peggy Swantz

Ham­burg, NY

“I came into the work­shop not real­ly know­ing what to expect. Over the past two days, I learned so much about myself. The pre­sen­ters held a safe and sacred space for each and every­one of us. The time was filled with love and kind­ness. Every aspect was valu­able to me. I took away an incred­i­ble learn­ing experience. ”

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Doreen Bonnell

Per­son­al Train­er, New­mar­ket, ON

“The part of the work­shop that was most valu­able to me was the expe­ri­en­tial learn­ing and reflec­tions. John and Patri­cia pro­vid­ed a safe, com­fort­able envi­ron­ment that respond­ed to our needs. I did­n’t have any jour­ney­ing or med­i­ta­tion skills, but I quick­ly learned to use new tech­niques to help myself accept grief and trans­form the illu­sion of what it was into what it is now. It is a healthy, inte­grat­ed nat­ur­al part of me. This work­shop was a very rich expe­ri­ence.

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Talina Thornhill

Eto­bi­coke, ON
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Mora File

Shaman­ic instruc­tor and Coun­selor Kingston, ON.
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Sarah Emery

Regd. Phys­io­ther­a­pist Kingston, ON.
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Suzanne Summers

Shaman­ic Prac­ti­tion­er, Coop­er­stown, NY.
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Diane Sonne

Ther­a­peu­tic Mas­sage, Lobo, KY
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Tina Bishai

Gold­en Heal­ings, Toron­to, ON
Free Introductory Guide to Soulful Grieving
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Dis­cov­er­ing the trea­sures hid­den with­in your grief can be a daunt­ing task with­out guid­ance. Let us sup­port you on this soul­ful jour­ney of heal­ing and renewal.

Here’s what you’ll dis­cov­er in Soul­ful Steps Through Grieving.

Why Honouring Your Grief Brings Wholeness to Your Heart 
Nourishing Your Soul with the Gifts of Modern Day Shamanism 
Introduction to the Transformative Journey of Spiritual Power 
5 rituals to use in your home 
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