Shamanic Reiki Worldwide Team
Llyn Roberts, MA
Llyn Roberts, MA, is a multiple award-winning author and a renowned teacher of healing and shamanism. She has been practicing Reiki for almost 30 years and teaching Shamanic Reiki since 1993. Her dynamic teaching and writing styles incorporate a background in contemplative psychotherapy, Tibetan Buddhism, work in remote locations with diverse indigenous shamanic groups, Reiki, and Western body-mind approaches to healing. Roberts holds a master’s degree in Tibetan Buddhist and Western Psychology and was initiated by shamans in South America and Siberia. She has trained extensively with Ecuadorian Quechua healers and facilitated sacred journeys to indigenous people living in remote regions of the Amazon rainforest, the Asian steppes, high Andes, and in ancient Mayalands.
Llyn is a member of the Evolutionary Leaders community, founded by Barbara Marx Hubbard and Deepak Chopra. She is the author of four books including Shamanic Reiki (Roberts & Levy) and is coauthor with Sandra Ingerman of the book, Speaking with Nature ~ Awakening to the Deep Wisdom of the Earth, winner of a Nautilus Gold Medal award.
Stacey Gibbons holds a Master Certification in Traditional Reiki and has studied extensively with Shamans of diverse backgrounds. She has taught traditional and Shamanic Reiki since studying with Llyn Roberts in the 1990s. Gibbons previously owned and directed a yoga studio, and she currently teaches multiple forms of yoga.
Gibbons, whose 15-year struggle with anxiety and depression inspired her to explore alternative healing therapies, views Reiki as the doorway to numerous other healing ways and studies widely. She is a Karuna Reiki Master and she holds an Advanced Certification in Kolaimni Healing. Gibbons also holds certification in Peruvian Shamanism from the Jaguar Path Institute.
An experienced yogi, Gibbons is certified in Forrest Yoga, Power Vinyasa and Hatha Yoga, and has trained with Manju Jois in the Ashtanga system.
CORE TEACHING FACULTY
Jonathan Hammond is an Energy Healer, Shamanic Practioner, and Spiritual Counselor in private practice in New York City. www.mindbodyspiritnyc.com He is a certified Master Teacher and Faculty in Shamanic Reiki, and a certified Reiki Master Teacher in both Usui and Karuna Reiki from the International Center for Reiki Training. He has completed all core curriculum through the Foundation For Shamanic Studies, and holds a certification in Cherokee Bodywork. In addition to his background in energy healing, Jonathan has had four years of training in Inter-Spirituality and Spiritual Counseling at the One Spirit Learning Alliance in New York City, and was ordained as an Interfaith Minister in 2008. He now teaches workshops at OSLA.He has privately studied Shamanism, meditation, and the chakras with some of the most prominent teachers in North and South America; as well as an apprenticeship with some of the shamans of the Chapada Diamantina in Brazil. Jonathan runs spiritual retreats around the world with destinations ranging from Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Bali and Peru. For more info – www.livingprojectretreats.com He has been a frequent guest on Huffington Post Live speaking about spirituality, energy healing and meditation. He is a graduate of Harvard University’s ART Institute, and holds a BFA from The University of Michigan. In addition to his work in holistic health and spirituality, is an award-winning actor who has appeared on Broadway and Television.
Rob Murphy is an initiated shaman in the traditions of Ecuadorian Quichua, Brazilian Makunaiman, and re-dreamed Celtic Wolven Path and an ordained minister of the Wolven Path. A master reiki practitioner and Shamanic Reiki practitioner and teacher, Rob is SRW’s Social Media Director.
Rob is the founder of the Richmond Shamanic Meetup and Drum Circle and a core member of the NY Shamanic Circle. He gives workshops and classes in shamanism for the Richmond, Virginia & NYC areas, and in Canada & Ireland and facilitates trips to learn from indigenous elders in South America.
A graduate of Dr. Linda Backman’s Past Life Soul Regression and Between Life Soul Regression programs, he uses regression therapy as an integral part of his shamanic healing.
He is a graduate of the 16-week Peace Ambassador Training program through the Shift Network. robdmurphy.wix.com/compassionate-dragon.
Terri Lundquist is a clinical herbalist, master teacher in both the Usui Tibetan and Shamanic Reiki traditions, and a shamanic counselor. She is the founder of a spiritual gift shop and healing space in her community where she offers classes, healing circles, an herbal apothecary, and a variety of healing tools and spiritual gifts.
SRW’s Director of Programs, Terri is also an ordained Minister through the Universal Life Church, a Wild Woman Project Leader, and is certified as an SBEM Empowerment Coach & Therapist. Terri received her BA from Wellesley College. She is rooted on a small farm in Millerton, NY on top of a mountain surrounded by beautiful meadows and woods with her husband and three children. You can view more about Terri’s work and reach her at: www.tvhmillerton.com
Jeff Eissfeldt, MA
Jeff Eissfeldt, MA, is currently enrolled in the Shamanic Reiki Master-Teacher (SRMT) Certification and Life Empowerment Program and holds certifications in Qi Gong healing and Integrated Energy Therapy. He graduated from Maharishi University of Management in 1990 with a BA in Literature and has practiced Transcendental Meditation and the TM-Sidhi Program for over 30 years. Jeff also holds an MA in Clinical Psychology from John F. Kennedy University in Orinda, CA and an MBA from Michigan State University. He has worked in corporate finance for over 15 years. Jeff is SRW’s Administrative Director.