Heather Holden is a full mesa carrier in the Peruvian shamanic traditions of the Incas, and is certified in Energy Medicine and Advanced Soul Retrieval offered by the Four Winds Society.
Heather began her healing path with a massage certification at the DSMT in 2005, and completed Year 2 in advanced massage and bodywork training with Mark Manton, founder of Massage Therapy Institute of Colorado. Heather is a nationally certified massage therapist by the NCBTMB. Other modalities include Ashiatsu Oriental Bar Therapy, Reiki II level healer, and advanced training in the Body Talk System.
She's mentored for Colorado Youth at Risk, empowering teenagers and coaching adults to become more conscious of choices they make in life. Trained as a classical ballet dancer in NYC, she has now been practicing ashtanga yoga for the past 15 years. She has a degree in Studio Art from Bard College, NY.
In 2012, Heather bought the Victorian mansion where her practice began and has transformed it into Awaken Healing Center. She balances managing the center with her healing practice, teaching spiritual classes, traveling to work with other medicine keepers, and providing community with traditional ceremony.
“We are spiritual beings having a human experience” ~Teilhard de Chardin
“Be the change you want to see in the world.” ~Gandhi