Wisdom Studies, Reiki Training & Soul Nurturing Retreats

Classes, Events, and Retreats

It is my great honor and joy to pass along lifetimes of experience and knowledge to those who wish to learn. Whether you are experiencing a spiritual awakening, learning to heal yourself and/or relationships, or wish to begin a practice or expand your own skills as a healing practitioner, these classes are for YOU! 


I offer an ever-evolving variety of workshops and group events available periodically at various locations. Connect with me if you'd like to see me in your city!


(Knoxville - Bristol - Nashville - Johnson City)


Among them are:


  • Usui Ryhoho Reiki Levels I, II, and III Master/Teacher - First, Second, and Third Degree Reiki Training, Initiation and Master/Teacher Certification classes. Handouts and manuals are provided, reiki attunements and certificates of completion are given at the end of class. 


  • Awakening to Higher Consciousness -  Illuminating Your Sacred Sovereignty and Oneness. You're ready to awaken your soul fire? I will put your power back into YOUR hands!!


  • Sacred Alchemy: The Four Journeys-   Illuminate, cultivate and deepen your own spirit medicine during these immersive retreats. Explore metaphysical teachings and ancient wisdoms, experience soul nourishing rituals and engage with your ancestors, other-than-human kinfolk, and Mother Earth for an intensive healing journey in service personal growth and planetary healing.   
  • (Retreats to begin this summer! Sign up for the newsletter for the latest updates)!!


  • Soulful Ceremonies - Group events including Despacho ceremonies, spirit journeying, new/full moon sacred fire rituals, heart-centered meditations, medicine wheel discovery and exploration.


  • Holistic Wellness - Various workshops on how to tend your every dimension of well-being (emotional, spiritual, mental, and physical) i.e.: building your home apothecary with herbal remedies, personal hygiene, skin and healthcare products... and more!




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Upcoming Events and Retreats

Second Degree Reiki Initiation and Certification

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Continue your Reiki Training! You will learn the use of special symbols that increase your flow of Reiki energy, provide mental and emotional healing, and send healing distantly across both time and space. Reiki Level 2 Training Manual and handouts will be provided, and time is allotted for guided practice sessions to gain comfort in working with the symbols. At the end of this class you will be able to:

*Use the Level II Reiki healing symbols

*Send remote (distance healing) *Understand how to clear the chakras

*Have an understanding of how to go about setting up/marketing your Reiki practice

*Receive the Reiki Level II initiation attunement, and your Certificate of Completion.


  • Space is limited.
  • Investment: $250
  • A $50 (minimum) deposit is required upon registration to hold your spot.
  • Payment plans can be arranged in advance upon request. 
  • Must be paid in full no later than March 16, 2019. 
  • Location: Shamama SoulFire studio in Kingsport, Tennessee. Address given upon registration.
  • We will meet on Saturday, April 6, 2019 from 10 AM – 6:30 PM with a ½ hour break for lunch.
  • You will receive a confirmation email with details and instructions for what to bring at least one week prior to class.


Prerequisite: This class is open to anyone who has completed Reiki Level 1 in any lineage, has practiced for 6+ months, OR has permission from the instructor.

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Spring Equinox Celebration + Season Opening at Spirit Reunions Sanctuary 2019

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We welcome your beautiful energy to our season opening event at Spirit Reunions Sanctuary. Together lets take a pause from our busy lives and feel the gentle call of spring...the light... and unite our intention to create heaven on earth! 


The spring equinox is one of the four great solar festivals of the year. It is celebrated all over the world. Day and night are equal, poised and balanced, but about to tip over on the side of light. The spring equinox is sacred to dawn, youth, the morning star and the East. Just as the dawn is the time of new light, so the vernal equinox is the time of new life. 


Weekend Schedule: 


Friday 5pm: Weekend guests begin to arrive and get settled into their space. If you wish to reserve an 

overnight space, please contact Jennie 423-767-3609 or at spiritreunions@gmail.com 


7:30 pm: Gathering at the camp fire and message circle with Jennie 


Saturday 11:00am: 

Gather at the tent. Introductions of 

community tribe: 

11 :00am: Speaker Ron Johnson, Mystic Healer: Introduction to his work. Group energy clearing. 


11:30am Speaker Ryan Fair, Introduction to his work. 


12:00pm Speaker Beth Ward (Shamama SoulFire), Energy Alchemist, Reiki Master Teacher, Empowerment Leader: Introduction to her work. 


12:30 pm Speaker Kathy Eason, Cranial Sacral Mayofacial Release Therapist and Theta Healer, Introduction to her work. 


1pm: Speaker Ellen Pitts (Grandmother Running Deer): Rose opening heart meditation, Redefining Medicine. Divination. Native American Astrology. Activity: Discovering our 11 animal ally's and their medicine so we can begin to work with them. 


3:30pm Speaker Jennie Byers, Medium, The New Vibration of the Planet and The New "Rules" Of 

Manifestation. 


4:30 pm- 7:30 pm-Practitioner Private Sessions: Contact Jennie to reserve sessions 


(approx 6pm): Sunset equinox fire ceremony/blessing with Ryan Fair. Ryan will also be selling the fire ceremony kits. RSVP to purchase so he brings enough. $100 each. 


Practitioners: 


Beth (Shamama SoulFire): Shamanic Energy Field Clearing + Chakra Balance

 $75 for 1 hour


Ellen (Grandmother Running Deer): Soul Portraits $15.00 for 30 min 


Ron Johnson: Mystic Healer: $50 for 45 min Healing Session 


Ryan Fair: Sound table, Biocharger, Pranic Energy work, combo $108 for 1 hour 


Kathy Eason: Cranial Sacral Mayofacial Release Therapy and 

Thetheta Healing $75 for 75 minutes 


Jennie Byers: Spirit Reunion $50 for 45 Min 



7:30 Gather at the camp fire 


Sunday: 11:30am: Medicine Wheel Ceremony for Spring Equinox 


1pm-6pm Private sessions with practitioners 


Weekend guests cost: $130.00 (Include accommodations) 

Saturday only: $30.00 

Sunday: Free (Donations welcome) 

•Private sessions with practitioners fees are separate. 


Food: Weekend guests bring your own food (there is a mini fridge and toaster oven in your tiny house). Day guests bring sack lunch. Water provided. Restaurant near by.

Intro to "Sacred Alchemy: The Four Journeys"

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This is an introductory class for a new series Shamama SoulFire is launching entitled, 

“Sacred Alchemy: The Four Journeys”-- a pilgrimage through four 3-day weekend retreats. 


Illuminate, cultivate and deepen your own spirit medicine during these immersive retreats! Explore mystical teachings and ancient wisdoms, experience soul nourishing rituals and engage with your ancestors, other-than-human kinfolk, and Mother Earth for an intensive healing journey in service personal growth and planetary healing.  


  • South Journey: Unearth Your Healing,  Gifts, Growth and Abundance
  • West Journey: Awaken Your Integrity  and Power
  • North Journey: Reconnect with Ancestors and Ignite Your Soul Fire
  • East Journey: Illuminate Your Sacred  Sovereignty and Oneness 


Dates TBD


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*Time, Date, and Location are subject to change. Notice will be given in advance if changes are made

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Reiki Level 1 & 2 + Bonus Chakra Healing Class

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Have you always been drawn to energy medicine and want to learn more? Are you a healing practitioner or spiritual advisor who wishes to add more to your practice? Reiki is a tradition that is open to any belief system, is a simple, natural and safe method of emotional, mental and spiritual healing and self-development that anyone and everyone can use. It has been effective in helping virtually every known imbalance, illness and malady and works in conjunction with all other medical or therapeutic techniques to relieve side effects and promote recovery. If you are looking for a natural treatment that is powerful catalyst for unlocking the body's own innate wisdom to heal, this empowering energy medicine weekend intensive is for you! The only prerequisite is an open mind and heart.
 

The word Reiki is made of two Japanese words - Rei which means “Universe” or "Higher Power" and Ki which is "life force energy" and can be translated as "spiritually guided or universal life force energy." When you are finished with the entire workshop, you will be able to professionally offer your services as a Certified Second Degree Reiki Practitioner.
 

✔️IMPORTANT: If you are seeking Reiki Level 1 or 2 ONLY, please contact me immediately. See below for info.
 

Be ready to expand your awareness! During our journey together, we will be covering a wide scope of topics from the fundamentals of the First Degree to the more versatile components of Second Degree Reiki, providing the knowledge and use of symbols that increase your flow of Reiki energy, offers mental/emotional healing, and empowers you to remotely send distance healing across both time and space by expanding your understanding of how energy and consciousness work at the collective/non-local level. Time is allotted for guided practice sessions to gain comfort in working with the symbols and chakra energy, visualizations and intention setting to help you become a clear conduit for the healing energy itself. You will learn about the process of setting up a Reiki Practice. As a BONUS, you will learn how to use Reiki for chakra balancing and clearing (this is not part of typical Reiki classes). Usui Ryoho Reiki Levels 1 and 2 Training Manuals and handouts will be provided, and are yours to keep. You will receive your Certificate and all attunement ceremonies for Reiki Level 1 & 2.

At the end of this class you will be able to:

*Become a clear conduit for healing energy

*Use the Level II Reiki healing symbols, understand their meanings and applications

*Visualize & set intentions to connect to patients/clients wishes for their own healing

*Send remote (distance healing) 

*Understand how to clear and balance the chakras using Reiki

*Have an understanding of how to go about setting up/marketing your Reiki practice

*Receive the Reiki Level I and II initiation ceremonies/attunements

*Receive your Certificate of Completion

#investinyourself #reikipractitioner #reikitraining
• Space is limited.
• A $50 (minimum) deposit is required upon registration to hold your spot. Payment plans can be arranged in advance upon request.
• Self Investment: $425
• Super Early Bird Savings:
$375 when paid in full by March 30,  2019!!
• Advance Registration:
$399 when you pay the registration fee by April 20, 2019
• All fees must be paid in full no later than Saturday, May 25, 2019
• We will meet on: 

Friday, June 7 from 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM,

Saturday, June 8th 10AM - 6PM, and Sunday, June 9th from 1PM - 5PM 


♡ All attendees will receive a confirmation email with details and instructions for what to bring at least one week prior to class.
 

♡ With Shamama SoulFire, you have the advantage of her 20+ years experience as a massage and bodywork therapist, 18 of which she has been a Reiki energy medicine practitioner. See more about your instructor here.
 

**This weekend course is also designed to accommodate those who are seeking to complete Reiki Level 1 OR Level 2 ONLY, but those opportunities are limited due to space. If this is you, please contact Shamama SoulFire immediately to confirm availability and make arrangements. Reiki II Prerequisite: Completion of Reiki Level 1 in any lineage, has practiced for 6+ months, OR has permission from the instructor.

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Third Degree Reiki Master Initiation and Certification

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Shinpiden is the Japanese word for "Mystery Teachings." You will receive the  Master Symbol which increases the strength of your Reiki healing energy/use of the Reiki II Symbols. You will learn and practice using the Master Symbols, the powerful "Psychic Surgery" technique to remove  heavy energies, how to teach and give attunements for all three levels of Usui Ryoho Reiki, receive the Reiki Master manuals, the Master Attunement, and your Reiki Master Certificate. 

  • Investment:$350
  • Next Class Date TBD

Prerequisite:  Reiki II Practitioner (from any lineage) for a minimum of 6 months  treating self and others (family/friends, practice, etc.) to become a Reiki Level III Master Teacher. shamanic training


First Degree Reiki Initiation and Certification

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Reiki  (ray-key) is Japanese for “universal life-force energy.” It is a system of natural healing which induces relaxation, reduces stress, and promotes healing. This class is open to everyone-- the only prerequisite is an open mind and heart.
 

You will  learn the history, fundamentals, and ethics of hands-on Reiki treatments. Reiki Level 1 Training Manual and handouts will be  provided, and time is allotted for guided practice sessions to gain comfort in working with the hand positions and energy.


At the end of this course, you will receive the Reiki Level 1 initiation attunements, be able to administer a full, basic Reiki treatment for both yourself and others, have a fundamental understanding of the chakras, energy healing and energy body, and receive your Certificate. You will be an official Reiki Practitioner!


  • Space is limited.
  • Investment: $150
  • A $50 (minimum) deposit is required upon registration to hold your  spot.
  • Payment plans can be arranged in advance upon request. 
  • Pay in full or pay deposit  here.
  • Must be paid in full no later than February 23, 2019
  • Location: Shamama SoulFire studio in Kingsport, Tennessee
  • We will meet on Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 10 AM – 6:30 PM with a ½ hour break for lunch.
  • You will receive a confirmation email with details and instructions for what to bring at least one week prior to class.

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There is a $50 minimum, non-refundable deposit for all certification classes.  


Payment plans for certain classes are available upon request. Please contact me to make arrangements.


In  the event you cannot attend due to unforeseen circumstances, or class is cancelled due to insufficient enrollment or unforeseen circumstances,  the deposit or class payment can be applied to a future class.   

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