| Thursday, May 30, 2019 |
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Energetic Protection course begins

12:00 AM

Cost: $150 (includes required books)

This is one of three seminars of Life Force Arts Shamanic Training Level 1. Registration required by May 30.

Energetic Protection - a Life Force Arts Shamanic Training Level 1 Seminar (May 30 - June 30, 2019)
May 30 - Seminar begins with home study reading, assignments, & discussion with instructor and fellow students through an online discussion venue

Sunday, June 30, 2019, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM - Seminar concludes with this full day, in-person workshop

Do you feel drained of energy when you're near certain people or places? Are you an "energetic sponge" who absorbs disturbing emotions of sadness, fear and anger from those around you? Learn about your energetic, spirit body to stop this power loss!

  • Identify and learn to protect your mental, emotional and spiritual bodies
  • Learn to ground your energy, remove energetic blockages and intrusions and prevent energy drainage
  • Examine and transform unconscious intentions and core beliefs that may be opening you to energy loss
  • Learn practical points on handling relationships that are energetically draining
  • Invigorate your body's major energy centers (chakras)
  • Align your energy with the Elements (Air, Earth, Water and Fire) to both increase and protect your energy
  • Find your Power Animal other helpful spirit guides to help protect you

No Prerequisite. Required reading: The Psychic Pathway by Sonia Choquette. Cost: $150 (includes required books). This is one of three month-long seminars in Level 1 of Life Force Shamanic Training, a contemporary form of shamanic practice. The three seminars in Level 1 are: Energetic Protection, Shamanic Journeying and Sensing Energy. You can start Level 1 with any of the three seminars. No prerequisites.

Joan Forest Mage ( is proud to serve as a shamanic artist, teacher and healer in her hometown of Chicago. She is the founder and Executive Director of Life Force Arts Foundation, dedicated to activating the spiritual power of the visual, literary and performing arts. First awakened to an understanding of the human energy field through her life-long profession of music and dance, Joan studied energy work, shamanism and healing ritual with numerous teachers, and has been doing shamanic healing since 1995, performing more than 700 Soul Retrieval healing sessions. Joan earned a Master of Arts Degree from School for New Learning, De Paul University, Chicago, with the focus area "Creating Healing Ritual Through the Arts." She is one of the contributing authors of Healing with Art and Soul: Engaging Ones Self Through Art Modalities, a book on Expressive Arts Therapy. Joan is the creator of Life Force Shamanic training, a comprehensive program of shamanic study from beginning practice to training to be a shamanic healer and ritual leader/teacher.

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Open Gallery Hours

1:30 PM » 6:30 PM

Life Force Arts Center is open to the public during these hours:

Thursdays & Fridays, 1:30 - 6:30 PM and by appointment

Please stop in to enjoy our current art exhibit, The Waxing Year, shop for art and jewelry, and learn more about our classes, events and other ways we share spiritual transformation through the arts.