“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 and generously carry for us all.” -J.H.
Since 2000, JoAnne Dodgson has been living and learning the kala keh nah seh lineage of Ka Ta See, a tradition from the Eastern Andes. She is a healer, teacher, and ceremonial guide of these ancient medicine ways which empower people to awaken their hearts and create harmony in their lives and on 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 writing and illustrating Spirit of Chocolate: A Woman’s Journey to the Rainforest in Search of Her Dreams. She has self-published several books including UnLeashing Love, Gifts of the Grandmother, and MoonDance Journal.
She lives among the enchanted desert mesas in Dixon, NM, a beautiful village between Santa Fe and Taos.