About Me

Mary Katherine is a certified Reiki Practitioner in Levels I and II and was attuned by Libby Barnett, Usui Reiki Master, in December of 2013. She has studied shamanism and shamanic healing with Dory Cote since 2006, completing the 2-year Shamanic Initiations Program led by Dory and Barbara Bloecher, a shamanic teacher and practitioner in Kentucky. She has studied weather shamanism with Nan Moss and Black Moon Lilith astrology with Terry Morgan. For many years (2012-2019) Mary Katherine led a monthly circle, The Confluence, whose members are dedicated to a more harmonious spiritual correspondence with Mother Earth. In May 2022, Mary Katherine will attend the Art of Council and Mirroring training in Vermont offered by Animas Valley Institute

In addition to her Portland office location, Mary Katherine has a home office in Hollis and holds regular ceremony on the powerful land (Avalon Acres) she and her husband steward there. For upcoming events at Avalon Acres, click here or contact Mary Katherine at ninepillarshealing@gmail.com

Early morning at Avalon Acres as farm dog Molly looks to the rising sun!

To nurture and challenge her creative energies, Mary Katherine is also a writer and earned her MFA from the Stonecoast Writing Program through the University of Southern Maine. She tutors writing at the University of New England as well as coaching in writing fiction and non-fiction. To learn more about her writing projects as well as to peruse a list of her writing and editing services, go to marykatherinespain.com.