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Blog full of tips on how to relieve stress and get the most out of a passionate life.
- Nevermind SMART - Ask whether your goals are SACRED!
SMART may work for some people, but setting SACRED goals acknowledges the human aspects of motivation and personal energy.
- Introduction to SURRENDER™
The SURRENDER™ 9-step system transforms the signals of stress back into a burning desire. This is the core of the SURRENDER™ to Passion curriculum.
- Shamanic Concepts: Soul Loss
Article describing the concept of soul loss and the healing power of Soul Retrieval.
In the realm of Life Coaching, Criss is emerging as a master coach: she is a careful and thoughtful listener, a creative and... (more) --Sheila Pearl, MSW, Life Coach and Coaching Instructor, Newburgh, NY
Curriculum Vitae (in progress)
This is a partial Curriculum Vitae as I go over my past courses and accomplishments. Most of this reconstruction of my "CV" is done through going into past notebooks and schedule books, file cabinets, and basement boxes, so I welcome corrections on teacher's names, course names, etc.
- Traditions of Healing, 3/8/91, Susun Weed
- Spring Tonics, 3/9/91, Susun Weed
- Chronic Problems, 3/10/91, Susun Weed
- Mysteries of Wild Herbs, 3/23/91
- American Sign Language, levels 1-5, 1991-2, American Sign Language Institute
- Shamanic Midwifery, 4/21/91, Jeanne Parvati Baker
- CPR Training, 5/4/91, Kingsboro Community College
- Walking Tour of Chinatown, 6/15/91 & others, Letha Haddady
- Kyudo, 6/21 to 6/23/91
- Gypsy Dance, 1991+, Dalia Carrella
- Assorted Yoga classes
- Assorted Wild Weed Tours by Stephen Brill
- Johrei class, 9/20/91
- Make Your Own Antara, 9/22/91
- Wayne Weissman survival skills class 9/29/91
- Herbs for PMS, 9/30/91 (6 weeks), Robin Bennett?
- Metamorphoses of Morgan Le Fey, 10/2/91
- Awakening the Healer Within, 10/4/91, Elisabeth Stratton?
- Little India Walk, 10/6/91 & others, Letha Haddady
- Invasion of the Soul, 10/12/91
- Tales of Old Man Coyote, 10/19/91
- Immune Tonics(?), 8/18/92, Robin Bennett
- Bradley Method Childbirthing Class - Ellen Chuse, 1995 & 1997
- 8 Month Green Medicine Training, New York Open Center, 1997
- Teachers include Peeka Trinkle, David Winston, Michael Tierra
- Love Medicine, 2/1997, Robin Bennett
- Herbs for your Nerves, 3/1997, Robin Bennett
- The Way of the Shaman, April 1997, Michael Harner
- Spring Tonics, Spring 1997 6 weeks, Robin Bennett
- Interfaith Minister, 1997
- Reiki intensives beginner through Master/Teacher, 1998-2000, Geoffrey Wendel, Barton Wendel (r.i.p.), & sometimes Tyger Brightfield
- Healer's Retreat, July 2000, Four Quarter's Farm (private)
- Shamanic Healing Course (Taki Samy), July 2000, Don José Quimbo
- Shamanic Basic Workshop Follow-Up, Dec 2000-Feb 2001, Catlin Cobb
- Doctor of Motivation, 2009
- Doctor of Metaphysics, 2009
- HumaNext Conference, 2010 (Emotional Quotient at Work, Diversity Training & Cultural Competency, Heart & Mind Learning)
- Book Yourself Solid, Michael Port (circa 2009)
- Life Coaching Certification, Coaching Skills Institute (2009)
Green Nations Gathering (attended once circa 1991-1992)
- Herbs for Winter, Deb Soule
- Moonlodge, Katherine Chantal
- Trees, Doug Elliott(?)
- Childbearing Years, Jeanne Shenandoah
- Herbal Cosmetics, Jane La Force(?)
- Devas and Spirits, Pam Montgomery
- Women's Health & Herbs, Amanda McQuade Crawford
- Herbal Self Massage, Deborah Maia
- Wild Carrot Seed Study - Preliminary Presentation, Robin Bennett
- Caring for Animals - Deb Soule
- Loving Possibilities™ - Kinvention North II & III (circa 2000)
- Loving Possibilities™ Weekend Intensive - April 2001
Papers & Articles Written
- Plant Lore for Woodland Survival (college paper)
- Empowering Yourself through Potions (as Nightwind), The Urban Herbalist, June 1992
- How to make Valentine's a sacred day (3-part guest column at SoulsCode.com)
- New York Open Center - Volunteer Orientation April 30, 1991