“There are no words that can touch the Beauty, Peace, Wisdom, Depth, and Love of your work.” -M.C.
“Thank you for the Light you so beautifully carry for us all.” -J.H.
JoAnne Dodgson is a kala keh nah seh in the lineage of Ka Ta See, a tradition from the Eastern Andes. She is a healer, teacher, and ceremonial guide of these ancient medicine ways. JoAnne is passionate about weaving harmony in the web of life and in our relationships with ourselves, one another, and the earth.
JoAnne has a doctorate in Counseling Psychology with a specialty in Holistic Health. She has been on staff in college counseling centers and trauma healing centers, offering services as a therapist, outreach educator, and community activist. Her college teaching experience includes graduate courses in transpersonal psychology, women’s studies, and holistic health. Earlier in her career, JoAnne was a teacher in public schools and residential treatment programs for adolescents. She also served as the director of a women’s shelter program.
JoAnne is a medicine-storyteller and the author of several books including Spirit of Chocolate: A Woman’s Journey to the Rainforest in Search of Her Dreams and UnLeashing Love.
She lives in the enchanted desert mesas of New Mexico.