Course Description

Shamanic Journeying is among the safest and most accessible ways to develop relationships with Spirit. As an ongoing spiritual practice it is both simple and powerful. Journeying 1.0 is the perfect place to begin to learn how to do shamanic journeys.

In this course, you will learn about the shamanic journey and go on guided journeys to:

  • Create Your Journey Center,
  • Meet Your Journey Guide,
  • Meet Your Spirit Guardian, and
  • Bring Your Practice Into Everyday Life with Spirit Messengers

Your guide for these journeys will be Gerry Starnes, an experienced shamanic practitioner, author, and teacher for more than 20 years. When you complete this course, you will be able to use these new tools to go on other adventures in the Spirit World.

Senior Instructor

Gerry Starnes

Gerry Starnes, M.Ed., is an Austin, Texas area teacher, facilitator, and practitioner. He is the author of the award-winning book, Spirit Paths: The Quest for Authenticity, and several other spirit-oriented publications.A light-hearted and engaging speaker, Gerry has offered workshops and presentation for more than 15 years. In 2003, he established the first shamanic journey circle in Austin, which still continues weekly. He created the six-month immersive Spirit Paths program, the basis for the book. He also has created more than a dozen videos on shamanic topics, hosted in the Shamanic Passages YouTube channel.Gerry is a shamanic and Reiki practitioner, and a Traditional Tribal Healer of the Turtle Island Provider Network.EducationMasters of Education (M.Ed) in Psychology, Special Education, and Education.Experience and DistinctionsShamanic Practitioner and TeacherUsui Reiki Master/TeacherTraditional Tribal Healer, Turtle Island Providers Network

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to Journeying 1.0

    • A Welcome from your instructor

    • How to use this course

    • Getting started

    • Before you go... Please answer these questions to help me better understand your needs.

  • 2

    Journeying 1.1 ~ Your Journey Center

    • Your Shamanic Journey Center

    • Your Journey Center Introduction

    • Journey To Your Journey Center (Guided Journey)

    • Journey To Your Journey Center (Audio)

    • Journey To Your Journey Center (Transcript)

    • Shamanic Journey Drumming

    • What next?

  • 3

    Journeying 1.2 ~ Meeting Your Journey Guide

    • Meeting Your Journey Guide

    • Meeting Your Journey Guide (Guided Journey)

    • Meeting Your Journey Guide (Audio)

    • Meeting Your Journey Guide (Transcript)

    • What next?

  • 4

    Journeying 1.3 ~ Meeting Your Spirit Guardian

    • Meeting Your Spirit Guardian Introduction

    • Meeting Your Spirit Guardian Introduction (Transcript)

    • Meeting Your Spirit Guardian (Guided Journey)

    • Meeting Your Spirit Guardian (Audio)

    • Meeting Your Spirit Guardian (Transcript)

    • What next?

  • 5

    Journeying 1.4 - Messengers in the Ordinary World

    • Messengers In Ordinary Reality

    • Messengers in the Ordinary World (Audio)

    • Messengers In Ordinary Reality (Transcript)

    • What next?