Revealing the Shadow: A Panel on Healing the Unseen


Revealing the Shadow: A Panel on Healing the Unseen

Shadow work is a process of uncovering the aspects of personality that we're often completely unaware of. Join our panel for a discussion on how to reveal, accept, and integrate the shadow, find the gifts hidden within it, and learn how medicines supports this process.

Sitaramaya Sita has traveled, worked and studied extensively in the Amazon for the past 17 years. She is a spiritual herbalist, pusangera and plant wisdom practitioner formally trained in the Shipibo ayahuasca tradition. She is the Founder of PlantTeachers, dedicated to cultivating entheogenic awareness, and Producer of the Visionary Convergence conference. She stewards a 70 acre land conservation project in the Peruvian Amazon. She lectures, teaches, and works with individuals and groups in ceremonies and guides plant dietas. She is a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner and currently trains, teaches and practices to heal personal, institutional and cultural trauma. She is an art curator and is organizing and curating "Ayahuasca & Visionary Art: A coming together of cultures, ” the art space and show at AYA2019 in Girona, Spain. Visit

Helaine Z. Harris, LMFT is a multi-sensory intuitive, shamanic healer, psychotherapist and spiritual business coach who empowers clients to manifest their greatest potential. She has trained for over 30 years in Shamanism and incorporates that work at An Awakening Center™.

Dr. Marie Mbouni, Marie is an MD Anesthesiologist and a mystic, shamanic and energy healer, spiritual guide, author, facilitator of sacred ceremonies and retreats, Creativity Coach and World Traveler. Marie is the author of Reclaim Your Gifts, and co-author of The New Feminine Evolutionary.

Moderator: Mareesa Stertz is an LA-based filmmaker and KRI-certified Kundalini Yoga Teacher who's spent most of her life unraveling the impact of emotional experiences on the psyche. Her quest has taken around the world, giving talks at festivals and filming the stories of healing with shamans in Peru to holy men in India. She programs speakers and events at The Aware Project, and has screened her work at numerous conferences internationally. Her films have been featured by Viceland, NBC Universal, 60SecDocs, IFC, SPIN, Participant Media, and at film festivals around the world.

TONY MOSS is a visual and recording artist, event producer, and founder of I.AM.LIFE, a non-profit event production company focused on interconnectivity. His work is a synthesis of passions in art, spirituality & science, with emphasis on the evolution of human consciousness and potential. From 20 years experience working with ayahuasca, he is a public advocate for "right relationship" use of all plant medicines.