Dawn Kirkham, MA, Reiki Master/Teacher, Dip Crystal Healing, Cert Ed, IPHM
Dawn is the founder and Principal of the
International College of Energy Healing and is the main tutor. She started her career as a holistic
therapist through the study of Reiki. Reiki is not only one of the therapies that she provides, but is an important part of
her spiritual practice.
consolidated her love of stones and crystals by completing a Diploma in Crystal
Healing from St Helens College and went on to provide both Reiki and Crystal
healing to clients.
She also holds
certifications in Indian Head Massage, Aromatherapy and Emotional Freedom Technique. She has been supporting client wellness for over 10 years and continues to do this by maintaining a client base.
Dawn is educated to Masters level in her
professional field from Liverpool John Moore’s University and applies the
skills of research, critical thinking, communication etc. to her work as an
holistic therapist and educator.
holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Education from the University of Central
Lancashire and has taught at post-secondary institutions both at the
undergraduate and post graduate level.
She is a skilled educator and brings this along with a passion for the
work into the classroom.
During her career, Dawn was involved in the
delivery of National Vocational Qualifications and qualified both as an NVQ
Assessor and Verifier.
She brings her
knowledge of competency development and assessment to the programs.
Dawn has worked both in the National Health
Service (NHS) and Canadian Health system for 25 years and during this time has
been exposed to many wonderful experiences that have built her knowledge and
She is a certified mentor and
multi-source feedback facilitator and has well developed coaching skills.
She brings this richness of expertise to the
role of Principal and course tutor.
Matilda McNeil, Seer and Witch
Matilda comes from a centuries old lineage of New Forest witches and has been schooled in this ancient craft since childhood. Matilda teaches extensively in Europe and is now teaching on Vancouver Island. She is steeped in magical practice and is a delight to learn from!
HelenWindsor, Reiki Master/Teacher
We are delighted to welcome Helen to our growing faculty membership. Helen is a gifted artist and healer. Helen trained with Dawn Kirkham as a Reiki Master/Teacher and has a unique bond with animals. She is a perfect choice to co-teach the Reiki and Crystal Healing for Animals programs.
Maria Wheatly, Avebury School of Esoteric Studies
Maria has been dowsing most of her life and was taught to
dowse by her late father, Dennis Wheatley, who was considered to be
Britain’s top Master Dowser and a world authority on the Geodetic System
of Earth Energies. Maria has taught dowsing, astrology, past life
regression, tarot and reflexology since 1991 for Swindon College and
several private colleges throughout Southern England. Maria has also
written diploma courses for the BSY Group – British School of Yoga.
Maria is an accomplished lecturer and author. She has written several
books, one of which is forwarded by the late Hamish Miller, a leading
authority on dowsing which is entitled Avebury Sun Moon and Earth Energies, and explores earth energies and ley lines within the Avebury environs. Maria has also written Ancient Sites of Stonehenge and Discovering Wiltshire a gazetteer of ancient sites thatlists over 100 sacred sites in the county of Wiltshire. Her latest book on earth energies Divining Ancient Sites – insights into their creation is
considered one of the foremost books on earth energy ever written.
Maria has lectured for the British Society of Dowsing (BSD) and has been
published internationally in the American Dowsing Society magazine,
French, Italian and the New Zealand dowsing journals. She has worked as
an earth energy guide for authors such as Dolores Canon, Bert Janssen,
Janet Ossebaard and James Tyberonn all of whom share her vision of
understanding Earth energies and forthcoming Earth changes. Maria is
continuing her late father’s work and runs The Avebury School of Esoteric Studies.
She Mastered in Feng Shui and has blended her dowsing ability,
knowledge of Feng Shui with her Celtic awareness of sacred sites to co
create harmonic living and spiritual spaces as did our forebears.
Maria’s dowsing teachings are now incorporated into a nursing exam
programmed based in the USA. Maria creates a relaxed atmosphere for
students to explore the ancient art of dowsing. With over 15 years of
professional tutoring for various educational authorities, Maria
understands how to maximize your potential and develop your psychic
sensitivity. Her high standards of tuition enable you to quickly grasp
the key principles of dowsing. Maria is passionate about dowsing and
also has a great sense of humor and enjoys meeting new students. http://www.theaveburyexperience.co.uk/