Portland, OR, January 30, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Streaming live on the Voice America Network (www.voiceamerica.com) on Wednesday, February 3, at 2 p.m. Pacific time/5 p.m. Eastern time, (previously announced as January 27), Sandra Ingerman, author of the newly released How To Thrive in Changing Times: Simple Tools to Create True Health, Wealth, Peace and Joy for Yourself and the Earth, joins host Christina Pratt on this episode of “Why Shamanism Now?: A Practical Path to Authenticity” titled “How to Thrive in Changing Times.”
Ingerman’s latest work provides many valuable insights into unlocking our creativity to deal with our challenging and turbulent times. With her usual clarity and open heart, she offers a fresh perspective on transforming our own inner pollution for outer benefit. Pratt and Ingerman talk about how this book points us toward a new way of being in the world and offers the practices needed to support that change.
This is book is a call to action! Ingerman believes that the work begins by learning how to shift our daily thoughts and words. She encourages listeners to think of themselves as members of a growing global community of conscious change agents, who together can shift the challenges on the planet today. According to Ingerman, working as a global community we can bring forth the invisible energies and manifest a world we truly wish to live in.
Christina Pratt is an authentic, non-traditional contemporary shaman. In practice since 1990, she specializes in mending the soul and transforming the parts of life that feel impossible. A teacher of exceptional clarity, humor, and inspiration, Pratt brings the power of shamanism into the practical grasp of anyone willing to take responsibility for improving the quality of their life. Her well-received book, An Encyclopedia of Shamanism (Rosen), is an 800-page, two-volume set with over 750 in-depth entries that clearly discuss the basic concepts of shamanism, methods, and traditions of over 50 different shamanic peoples. Pratt is the creator of the original Foundations of Shamanism and Shamanic Healing course at the University of Minnesota and a frequent and honored speaker for the American Holistic Medical Association.
Sandra Ingerman, MA, is a licensed therapist and the author of numerous books including the newly released How to Thrive in Changing Times; How to Heal Toxic Thoughts; Soul Retrieval; and Medicine for the Earth: How to Transform Personal and Environmental Toxins. She is also the author of several lecture programs produced by Sounds True. Sandra lives in New Mexico and can be found online at www.sandraingerman.com.
How to Thrive in Changing Times (Red Wheel-Weiser-Conari; January 2010) guides readers toward living a conscious life: they learn how their thoughts and words impact the world they live in and how their core beliefs influence what they believe is possible. The book outlines ways to release and dissolve limiting beliefs and to utilize ancient principles of creation and manifestation to usher in healing the planet. Larry Dossey, internationally renowned advocate of the role of the mind in health and the role of spirituality in health care, says about How to Thrive in Changing Times: “In this jewel of a book, Sandra Ingerman charts a way through the maze of challenges we face every day of our life. Her wisdom emphasizes the power of consciousness, spirituality, and respect for the earth, and she has emerged as one of the most profound healers and guides in our culture. My advice: Heed her vision--for your sake and the sake of our planet.”
"Why Shamanism Now?", a live internet talk radio with host Christina Pratt, airs every Wednesday afternoon at 2-3 pm Pacific time/5 – 6 p.m. Eastern time on http://www.voiceamerica.com/voiceAmerica/vshow.aspx?sid=1457. Prior episodes from "Why Shamanism Now?" can be downloaded for free from the iTunes library (www.iTunes.com). Some of Pratt’s teachings and interviews are also posted on YouTube (www.youtube.com).
For more information on Christina Pratt, the Last Mask Center for Shamanic Healing, and workshops and classes with Pratt, or to order An Encyclopedia of Shamanism at a special discounted rate, visit www.lastmaskcenter.org. For additional information or to arrange an interview with Pratt, please contact Linda Woznicki, 845-417-8811, email@example.com.