Curanderismo presentation in Iceland

UPCOMING LECTURES, SPECIAL EVENTS, AND CLASSES

Calendar of Events

Maestra Grace offers individual and family consultations as well as lectures, workshops, and presentations using story-telling, PowerPoint, song, and ritual to fit the needs of organizations or universities on a variety of topics.

Services

  • Curanderismo sessions, including limpias, pláticas (heart-to-heart conversations), and Indigenous hands-on healing (Indigenous protocols are followed; details provided prior to session). Because of COVID19 sessions take place via telephone or Zoom and remote healing.

  • Individual and family counseling using cross-cultural Indigenous spirituality-based approach.

  • One-on-One Personal Coaching, via telephone or Zoom.

  • Women's Circles (private events will not be listed here)

  • Reiki Therapy & Training Courses. In order to respect the culture and uniqueness of both the Curanderismo and Reiki path, Grace maintains a separate website for her Reiki practice at Reiki Energy Healing Therapy

2020

  • March 30 - April 10, 2020 - Iskotew Elder's Lodge, Ottawa, Canada. Grace and her husband Ken Cohen will serve as Elders-in-Residence at the Iskotew Elder's Lodge, offering daily weekday noon lectures and individual healing sessions. The lodge is a healing centre that regularly provide teachings, elder consultations, and story-telling to First Nations and bring cultural awareness to employees - especially the ones who provide health services to Aboriginal peoples. People of all faiths are welcome. The Canadian Department of Health Ministry is hosting the two-week program. The talks and private individual sessions are offered to staff and community free of charge. To schedule a private consultation or for more information on the noon lectures, contact: Christine Chapman, Iskotew Lodge Program Coordinator, christine.chapman AT hc-sc.gc.ca/ Iskotew@hc-sc.gc.ca

  • July 8, 2020 : Curanderismo the Original Narrative Therapy for BIPOC hosted by Corazon Counseling. Limited class size.

  • ​July 25, 2020, 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm PST:  (click on title for PDF)  Learning to Be a Good Relative: An On-Line Platica on Cross-Cultural Protocols & Indigenous Etiquette. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. Deadline: July 20, 2020.

  • Interview with Maestro Jerry Tello on the Healing Generations Podcast.

  • September - January 2021: (Zoom) Weaving Curanderismo with Counseling Practices, Platicas for Chicanx Therapists. (Private series)

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  • January 24, 2021, 2-4 pm PST: Being Good Relatives: An On-Line Platica on Cross-Cultural Protocols & Indigenous Etiquette. Pre-registration is required. Deadline to register: January 20, 2021. See Flyer.

  • February 28, 2021, 2-4 pm PST: Copal y Sahumador. This plática is for Mexican/Chicanx /Indigenous persons who desire to more fully understand the familial and cultural ways and responsibilities of caring for a sahumador. This platica is an important introduction for those who are caring for their family and are committed to preserving this costumbre in the manner in which it taught and have not been given instruction on its use. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. See Poster.

  • March 26: CoCEAL Virtual Keynote, Fuerza! reConnecting to Culture & Costumbres (Cultural ways to remain grounded, healthy, resilient, and connecte)

  • April 1: Pitzer College, Curanderismo, Restoring the Spirit

  • April 12: Kulbardi Aboriginal Centre, Australia

NOTICE DUE TO COVID19 PROTOCOLS:

Currently maestra Grace is not holding in-person sessions.

Pláticas, individual counseling, and lectures are offered online via Zoom.

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