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In this episode, I sit down with my first guest, Rock-Star Shaman Alyson Charles, a motivational speaker, healer and teacher dedicated to sharing medicines for expansion into your fullest power. We discuss a potent point in time when she was initiated into her calling to be true to her highest Self, how to reclaim your intuition and spiritual gifts, our personal connections with members of the big cat family, how you can connect with power animals and benefit from their medicine, and so much more. You don't want to miss this special episode, and be sure to also pre-order your copy of Alyson's book "Animal Power," coming out in October!

About Alyson:

Alyson Charles is a revered shaman, seer and spiritual teacher. She lives in Austin, Texas with her husband Luke Storey, black cat Jelly Bean and dog Cookie. She is devoted to being of service by living by the calls of inner wisdom, mysticism, energy medicine, and shamanic practices she has mastered through her studies with spiritual teachers, both of and beyond this world. She leads global courses, events, and talks to reconnect people to their fullest power and confidence through sacred practices.

Alyson has been a leading pioneer in bringing rituals and shamanism to places it’s never been before. She is host of Ceremony Circle Podcast and the Best-Selling Author of ANIMAL POWER. Alyson’s power animal shamanic journey was named “a top meditation to try” by O, The Oprah Magazine, she has been called "a leading shaman for expanding others into their full gifts and power" and a “full-fledged guide into your psyche” by Forbes, and “the next big thing” by Marie Claire Magazine. Alyson was resident energy guru for the top wellness platform and has collaborated with a range of additional media outlets and brands, including the New York Times, HBO, National Geographic, Well + Good, mindbodygreen, Elle, and Self.


Brimming with vibrant illustrations, transformative practices, and captivating stories from around the world, Animal Power is an enlightening guide to the power of the animal realm. In this luxe compendium, get ready to discover rituals, meditations, and visualizations to connect with 100 remarkable animals: Learn more about Rock-Star Shaman Alyson Charles, and how you can benefit from her divine gifts: Listen to Alyson's Podcast Ceremony Circle: Follow Alyson on Instagram for spiritual inspiration to expand into your fullest power at:

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