Credentials and Affiliations


Est. 1978

Question direct® Physical Medium
Psychic  Interpreter®
Soul Healer
Pet Interpreter®
Pet Medium
Soul Mentor®
National Public Speaker
Spirit Talk Radio – Radio Show Host
Progressive Shamanism® Owner
Progressive Shamanism® Shamanic Educator
Harner Method® Shamanic Counselor
Columnist and Published Writer
Pathways® A Health Crisis Resource Center Provider
Certified Spiritual Counselor (CSC)
Spirit Spectacular Shows® Owner

Education & Training

Empirical Spiritual training with many teachers and thousands of readings
Harner Shamanic Counseling (HSC)® – New York Graduate
Shamanism- Dying, and Beyond® – New York Graduate
Shamanic Divination Training® – New York Graduate
Shamanism and the Spirits of Nature – New York Graduate
Shamanic Dreamwork® – New York Graduate
Power Soul Retrieval Training® – New York Graduate
Foundation for Shamanic Studies. (HSC)® – Power and Healing – New York Graduate
Shamanic Extraction Healing Training® – New York Graduate
Foundation for Shamanic Studies. (HSC)® – The Way of the Shaman® Shamanic Journeying – New York Graduate
Dr. Michael Harner – Anthropologist and founder of The Foundation for Shamanic Studies® – Apprenticeship and assistant
Dr. Martha Sanbower M.A., D.P.W- Spiritual Studies – Graduate
Jon Kabat-Zinn- Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction program- University of Minnesota – Graduate
Center for Grief, Loss and Transition® – Grief Facilitator- St. Paul Graduate
Sandra Ingerman® – Soul Retrieval – Graduate
The Vortex® New York- Crystals, Stones & Master tools- Graduate
Omega Institute® New York – Multiple Spiritual Disciplines – Graduate
William LeSassier – Herbal and Chromology Apprentice

The State of Minnesota has not adopted any educational training standards for unlicensed complementary and alternative healthcare practitioners. This statement of past & present credentials and affiliations are for information purposes only, provided for you from Alison James voluntarily as is all information found on this website©. Subject: Background Check; Alison- Thank you for submitting your background check. It was received and clear. Lisa Kunz Business & IT Manager at Pathways Featured in; Mpls./St. Paul, The Edge, Twin Cities Tails, Essential Wellness, Species Link, Metro, TC Reader, New York, Presence, Magazine s. Star & Tribune, Mankato Free Press, St. Paul Pioneer Press papers. WCCO radio and KMOJ Talk 2 The Animal Radio to name a few.