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.
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
January - August 5, 2020
San Diego, California
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
Coordinatrice de programmes du Pavillon Iskotew
Immeuble Brooke Claxton Building, A.L. 0900C
Room 0125C, 70 Colombine Dr.
Pré Tunney’s Pasture, Ottawa, ON K1A 0K9
July 8, 2020 : Curanderismo the Original Narrative Therapy for BIPOC hosted by Corazon Counseling. Limited class size.
Update: 06/24/20 - Presentation now full.
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 7, 2021, 2-4 pm PST: Copal y Sahumador. This foundational plática is for Mexican/Chicanx /Indigenous persons who desire to understand the historical, familial, and cultural ways and responsibilities of having sahumador, and who are committed to preserving this costumbre in the manner in which it taught. Deadline to register is February 3, 2021. Request an application for consideration. See flyer.
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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