Welcome to LightSong Shamanic School


At LightSong School of 21st Century Shamanism and Energy Medicine, students learn tools for self-discovery and non-traditional healing modalities. We offer a full, healthy curriculum that is designed to empower and bring forth the highest potential in each student seeking spiritual growth or to become an advanced shamanic healer. We are deeply involved in creating community throughout the world and are located in Portland, Oregon. LightSong is dedicated to enriching this community and promoting well being and harmony through the exploration of shamanism practices and energy healing.

The decision to seek spiritual growth and development is confirmation of a longing inside that often surfaces from within. If you are curious about shamanism and energy medicine this is the place for you. If your dream is to become a shaman this is also the place for you. We offer basic shaman classes and/or Internship, Masters and Doctoral programs for advanced shamanic practitioner training. Shamanic study is among the most ancient traditions and we are pleased to offer shamanic healing training to modern day students.

21st century shamanism and energy medicine offers unique opportunities for your personal growth. Combined with shamanic studies LightSong takes the student on a soul journey of deep introspection and personal healing. Ancient teachings of shamanic healing understands that all illnesses have a spiritual and energetic component that impacts the soul. Through shamanic rituals and advanced methods such as soul retrieval training, you will be able to promote energy healing on a deeper level for both yourself and others.

Our shaman classes are classified in categories that include core studies, advanced classes, electives, and assistance training. Courses are varied and include shamanic journey drumming, basic shamanic journey skills, telepathic communication, Reiki, sound healing, shamanic healing techniques, and much more. Whether your interest lies in shamanic journeying, shamanic drumming, sound healing, Reiki training or being good stewards of the Earth, our courses and shamanism workshops can help you to reach your highest potential on your path.

Our Mission Statement: LightSong School of 21st Century Shamanism and Energy Medicine is dedicated to the cultivation of thriving communities through the exploration and practice of shamanism and alternative energy medicine.


Jan Engels-Smith

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