Upcoming Events

Friday - Sunday, September 4 - 6, 2015

San Raphael, California

Presenter: Dr. Leslie Gray
Event: Workshop: Shamanic Counseling Intensive: Deeper Training in a Retreat Setting
Availability: Open to public
Register: https://www.woodfish.org/register
Cost: $315 ($285 before July 15, 2015)  - 14 CEU's available
Contact: shamaniccounseling@sonic.net or Kathleen: 707-494-2887
Sponsors: Woodfish Institute

For more information: http://www.woodfish.org/sci.html

Shamanic Counseling: Level One Training

Previous Events

Saturday and Sunday, March 28 and 29, 2015

Portland, Oregon

Presenter: Dr. Leslie Gray
Event: Workshop: Introduction to Shamanic Practices and Shamanic Counseling
Availability: Open to public
Register: https://www.regonline.com?Gray0315
Cost: $295.
Contact: lynea@yogacalm.org or 503-977-0451
Sponsors: Whole Approach Healing and Woodfish Institute

For more information: http://www.woodfish.org/portland/

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA

Presenter: Leslie Gray, Ph.D.
Event: Seminar, "Introduction to Shamanic Counseling"
Sponsor: Woodfish Institute
Availability: Open to public
Credit: Continuing Education Credits (CEU's) available for professionals
Cost: $185
Contact: biosphere@sonic.net; Kathleen Taugher (707) 494-2887;Woodfish Institute, 19201 Sonoma Hwy, #268, Sonoma, CA 95476
For more information:  http://www.woodfish.org/isc

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Kaiser Hospital, Psychiatry Department, San Rafael, CA

Presenter: Dr. Leslie Gray
Event: Presentation on Native American Healing
Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Availability: Open to Psychiatric Staff of Kaiser San Rafael and Kaiser Petaluma
Contact: Dr. Maureen Grabowski, Director of Education, 707-765-3565
Web Site: www.kaisersanrafael.org


Monday, January 13, 2014

The Palo Alto Mental Research Institute (MRI), Palo Alto, CA

Presenter: Leslie Gray, Ph.D.
Event: In Vivo hypnotherapy demonstration and lecture for 
Dr. Eric Greenleaf’s class, “Fundamentals of Advanced Ericksonian Hypnotherapy”
Email: ericgreenleaf@me.com
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Availability: Open to therapists in training at MRI
Credit: CEU’s available
Website: www.mri.org


Saturday, November 23rd, 2013

Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA

Presenter: Leslie Gray, Ph.D.
Event: Seminar, “Introduction to Shamanic Counseling”
Sponsor: Woodfish Institute
Availability: Open to public
Credit: Continuing Education Credits (CEU’s) available for professionals
Cost: $150
Contact: Kathleen Taugher: kstaugher@gmail.com; Kathleen Taugher (707) 494-2887, or Woodfish Institute, c/o Kathleen Taugher, 19201 Sonoma Hwy, #268, Sonoma, CA 95476
For more information: link no longer avaiable


Sundays, September 8th & October 13th, 2013

California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA

Presenter: Leslie Gray, Ph.D.
Event: 2 day seminar: "Ecopsychology and Shamanism"
Sponsor: CIIS, 1453 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94103
Availability: auditors ($275) and enrolled graduate students
Contact: 415-575-6126 or registrar@ciis.edu
Website: http://www.ciis.edu



Sunday, September 5, 2011

Santa Sabina Center, San Rafael, CA

Presenter: Leslie Gray, Ph.D.
Event: Lecture on "Deviance and Discipline in Shamanism"
Sponsor: The 28th International Conference on Shamanism, Healing and Transformation
Availability: Open to the public
Contact: The Society for the Study of Shamanism, Healing and Transformation
Website: http://shamanismconference.org/


Friday, January 22 and Saturday, January 23, 2010

Oakland, CA

Event: Friday Evening Conversation & Saturday Seminar: "Indigenous Teachings for a Sustainable Future"
Presenter: Dr. Leslie Gray
Sponsor: Sophia Center, Holy Names College
Times: Fri. 7-9:30 PM, Sat. 9:30 AM-2:30 PM
Availability: Fri. Eve.- Open to the Public; Saturday Seminar- Open to Sophia Center Students
Contact: 800-794-8813
Website: http://www.hnu.edu/sophia/


Sunday, January 25, 2009

Larkspur, CA

Email: mheiba@mx.sonic.net
Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Presenter: Dr. Leslie Gray
Event: Case Studies from Modern and Traditional Shamanism: Compared
Sponsor: The Milton Erickson Institute of the Bay Area
Availability: Experienced Therapists or Associates Of MHEIBA
Cost: No charge, refreshments provided


Saturday, January 17, 2009

Westin San Francisco Airport, Millbrae, CA

Class: Indigenous Perspectives on Social Transformation
Cost, Registration & Credit: Saybrook Institute, 800-826-4480
Availability: Graduate students at Saybrook Institute or it's consortium affiliates
Website: http://www.saybrook.edu


Friday, October 17, 2008

Marin Center, San Rafael, CA

Panel: Edgewalking: Risk Taking, Pushing the Envelope and Cultivating Fertile Ground
Panelists: Leslie Gray, Diane Wilson, Marion Weber, Adrienne Maree Brown and Rha Goddess
Time: 4:30-6:00 PM
Cost and Registration: www.bioneers.org (877) 246-6337
Availability: Open to the Public
Website: http://www.bioneers.org


Thursday August 16, 2007


Pre-conference workshop: "Applied Ecopsychology:Ingenious Solutions from Nature"
Presenters: Leslie Gray & Matthew Bronson
Time: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Cost: $140/Regular, $50/Student
Availability: Open to the Public
Registration and Credit: www.atpweb.org
Website: http://www.atpweb.org


Sat. & Sun., Oct. 7 & 8, 2006

Kings College, Waterloo Campus,London, England

Conference: The Art and Science of Energy Healing
Presentation: Medicine Power
Presenter: Leslie Gray
Time, Cost & Registration: www.livingthefield.co.uk
Availability: Open to the Public
Website: http://www.livingthefield.co.uk


Thurs.-Saturday, Sept. 7-9, 2006

Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, Palo Alto, CA

Conference: One Hundred Years of Transpersonal Psychology
Ceremony: Thurs. 7 PM Celebration of Women (Dr. Gray and Other Women Honored)
Film: Fri. 8 PM " Science of the Soul " (Dr. Gray and Others Featured)
Panel: Sat., Sept. 9 9:30 AM "Integrating Spirituality and Psychotherapy"
Panelists: Leslie Gray, Frances Vaughn, Bryan Wittine
Time, Cost & Registration: atpweb.org/special_event.asp , (650) 493-4430
Availability: Open to the Public


Wed. April 12 through Sat. April 15, 2006

Asilomar Center, Pacific Grove, CA

Event: Anthropology of Consciousness Conference
Lecture: "Leadership for an Ancient Future" by Leslie Gray, Ph.D.
Workshop: "Biomimetic Leadership: The Natural World as a Source of Models for Social Change" by Leslie Gray, Ph.D.
Times, Cost & Registration: www.sacaaa.org
Availability: Open to the Public
Website: http://www.sacaaa.org


Saturday, August 6, 2005

Seed Institute, Albuquerque, NM

Workshop: Talking Power and Deep Listening: Principles and Practices of Effective Communication for Leaders
Presenters: Leslie Gray and Matthew Bronson
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Availability: Open to Public
Cost: 125.
Registration and Credit: www.seedopenu.org, (505-792-5060)
Website: http://www.seedopenu.org


Fri. June 10 through Sun. June 12, 2005

Grace North Church, Berkely, CA

Conference: Spirit in Dying
Panel: "Interfaith Worldviews of Living and Dying"
Presenters: Leslie Gray, Annick Safkin, J.P. Singh, Gloria Jackson
Credit: Contact Association for Transpersonal Psychology: www.atpweb.org
Availability: Open to Public
Cost, Times & Registration: www.atpweb.org/Conference/Registration.asp
Website: http://www.atpweb.org


Friday through Sunday, February 18-20, 2005

Center for Transpersonal Psychology, Puebla, Mexico

Email: transpersonal@prodigy.net.mx
Workshop: Shamanism and the Frontiers of Consciousness
Instructor: Leslie Gray, Ph.D.
Availability: Open to the Public
Credit: Academic credit available
For cost, times and registration: Contact Dr. Irma Asomoza at transpersonal@prodigy.net.mx or pnltranspersonal@prodigy.net.mx


Friday and Saturday, Oct.1-2, 2004

Boston Research Center for the 21st Century, Cambridge, MA

Event: "Walden and Beyond": The Innaugural Ikeda Dialogue (in honor of the 150th anniversary of the publishing of Thoreau's Walden)
Presentation: "Cultivating Insight Today" A co-presentation by ecopsychologists Dr. Leslie Gray and Dr. Sara Conn
Cost: 25. general, 15. student/senior
Availability: Open to public
Registration: https://www.2checkout.com/cgi-bin/buyers/orderpage.2c?sid=84706
Website: https://www.2checkout.com/cgi-bin/buyers/orderpage.2c?sid=84706


Thursday & Friday, July 29 and 30, 2004

Sunrise Springs Resort, Santa Fe, NM

Event: Retreat (www.sunrisesprings.com)
Workshop: "Heal the Healers"
Cost: Expenses covered by donation of The Santa Fe Forum Foundation
Availability: Staff only, Behavioral Health Dept., Santa Fe Indian Hospital
Website: http://www.sunrisesprings.com


Saturday and Sunday, June 5 & 6, 2004

Munich, Germany

Event: Ethnomedizin - Therapeuten Fortbildung
Workshop: Psychotherapy for an Ancient Future.
For Time, Cost & Registration contact: Email: ethnomedizin@web.de
Internet: www.institut-ethnomed.de
Tel. & Fax +49-89-40 90 81 29
Availability: Open to the public
Credit for health professionals available from the Institute
Website: http://www.institut-ethnomed.de


Friday evening, Saturday and Sunday, May 14-16, 2004

San Francisco, CA

Email: Stephen@assacon.com
Event: Altered States and the Spiritual Awakening - Conference
Presentations by Leslie Gray, Ph.D. Public Talk: "Turning the Wheel"
Workshop: "Sonic Driving and Visionary Experience"
Time: Public Talk 3 - 4.30 PM on Sunday
Workshop 4.30 - 6 PM on Sunday
Cost: Public Talk - Free
2 hour Workshop - $10
Registration: Contact: www.assacon.com
Availability: Open to the public
More Information: contact Stephen Trichter email: Stephen@assacon.com
Website: http://www.assacon.com


Thurs., Sept.25 to Fri., Oct. 3, 2003

Southwestern U.S.A.

Email: barbpena@unx.berkeley.edu
Event: Travel program: Journey to the Southwest
Cost and Registration: Contact Barbara Pena , Travel with Scholars
Program, U.C. Berkeley Extension, 415-252-5230, barbpena@unx.berkeley.edu
Website: www.unex.berkeley.edu/travel
Availability: Open to the public
Credit: Available through the Religion Dept., U.C. Berkeley.
Website: http://www.unex.berkeley.edu/travel


Saturday, June 14, 2003

First Unitarian Universalist Church, San Francisco, CA

Event: Daylong symposium- - "All My Relations"
Time: 10 AM - 5 PM
Cost: $25
Registration: Contact The C. G. Jung Institute of San Francisco, 415-771-8055 ext. 208
Availability: Open to the public
Credit: Continuing education credit for health professionals available at $15 per license.


Friday and Saturday, October 18 & 19, 2002

Marin Center, San Rafael, CA

Email: info@bioneers.org
Event: Bioneers Conference: Two panel presentations with Dr. Leslie Gray
Time: 4:30-6:00 PM on Friday: "Reading the Mind of Nature"
and 4:30-6:00 PM on Saturday: "Indigeneity-The Earth-Honoring Vision of Native American Women"
Cost: Conference fees available on a per day basis and vary according to time of registration. More at www.bioneers.org
To register: Toll free number: (877) 246-6337 or email: info@bioneers.org
Availability: Open to the public
Website: http://www.bioneers.org


Wednesday, May 1, 2002

New Dimensions Radio, Bay Area of San Francisco

Broadcast: "Walking the Indigenous Way in Contemporary Times," with Leslie Gray
Time: 2:00 PM.
Availability: 94.1 in Berkeley/San Francisco and 88.1 in Fresno
(The program will also air on Mon.,12 noon on KALW -FM. Check KALW (415) 841-4121 for exact date. Also, it will be airing nationally on numerous PBS radio stations--check 800-935-8273 or www.newdimensions.org)
Website: http://www.newdimensions.org


Sunday, April 21st, 2002

Main Post Chapel, Presidio of San Francisco

Film screening of "In the Light of Reverence" and dialogue with director Christopher McLeod
Time: 3:00pm
Cost: $10.00
To purchase tickets: call The Cultural Conservancy at 415/561-6594
Availability: open to the public


Tuesday, November 13, 2001

KQED Studios, San Francisco, CA

Reception/Awards Ceremony: Dr. Leslie Gray honored as "Local Hero"
Time: 6pm-8:30pm
Cost: none
Availability: Invitational


Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 27-29, 2001

Kiyosato, Japan

Event: Public workshop
Cost: Contact JIP
To register: Contact JIP www.shinri.co.jp
Availability: Open to the public

Website: http://www.shinri.co.jp


Tuesday and Wednesday, April 24-25, 2001

Tokyo, Japan

Event:Training Workshop
Time: 10am-6pm
Cost: Contact JIP
To register: Contact JIP www.shinri.co.jp
Availability: JIP staff only
Website: http://www.shinri.co.jp


Sunday, April 22, 2001

Tokyo, Japan

Event: Public Lecture
Time: Afternoon
Cost: Contact JIP
To Register: Contact JIP www.shinri.co.jp
Availability: Open to the public
Website: http://www.shinri.co.jp


Friday, January 19, 2001

San Francisco State School of Social Work, S.F., California

Event: Seminar: Power, Spirit & Healing
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Cost: Contact S.F. State
To Register: Contact S.F. State School of Social Work: 415/398-6584
Availability: Child Welfare workers and students of the Bay Area


Tuesday, November 28, 2000

2000 Kaiser Hospital, Vallejo, California

Seminar: Native American Psychology
Time: 11:00am - 12:30pm
Cost: None
Availability: staff only


Saturday, August 5, 2000

UBC, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Email: atpweb@mindspring.com
Symposium/Workshop: "Ecopsychology from the Roots"
Time: 1:30pm - 5:15pm
Cost: included in registration fee for Association for Transpersonal Psychology Summer 2000 Conference
To Register : Contact ATP at 650-327-2066 or atpweb@mindspring.com
Availability: Open to the public
Credit: Inquire ATP


Saturday and Sunday, June 3 & 4, 2000

Headlands Institute, Marin Headlands, Sausalito, CA

Two day workshop: "Shamanism and Ecopsychology"
Time: 9am - 5:30pm
Cost: $180.00
To Register: Contact California Institute of Integral Studies at 415-575-6175 or online registration at http://www.ciis.edu/conted/gray.html
Availability: Open to the public
Credit: (Academic credit available)
Website: http://www.ciis.edu/conted/gray.html


Thursday, March 2, 2000

Fort Mason Firehouse, San Francisco, CA

Daylong Workshop: "Native American Healing"
Time: 9am - 4pm
Cost: $60
To Register: Contact Warren Sokolis Presents at 415-664-0106 or P.O. Box 591334, San Francisco, CA 94159
Availability: Open to the public
Credit: (Continuing Education for nurses available)


Friday, February 18, 2000

Kaiser Hospital, Oakland, CA

Seminar: "The Medicine Wheel"
Time: 11:30am - 1pm
Cost: Free
Availability: Outpatient Psychiatry staff only