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Tempist Jade

Trauma-Informed Transdisciplinary Guide, Feral Mystic, Somatic Teacher, Contemplative Practitioner, Artist, Ceremonialist & Seer, Eco-Philosophical Writer & Poet, Indigenous Hybrid, Ancestral Liminalist, and Neurodivergent Mother



2022 - 2023

Somatic Wilderness Therapy Institute

9 month somatic soul-based trauma training with Katie Asmus


6 week dreamwork course with Toko Pa Turner


Dream Café


Dream Café with Robert Bonsak, Juniang Psychoanalyst

2014 - 2021

Animas Valley Institute

Nature-based underworld guide training in areas of human development & cultural transformation rooted in eco-psychology & depth methodologies including shadow work, dream work, deep imagination, council, core wound alchemy, psycho-spiritual resourcing practices & more. 

2020 - 2021

Emergence Network

We Will Dance With Mountains course with Bayo Akomolafe PhD and guest facilitators such as Pat McCabe & David Abrams. 


Soul Tree Yoga

Trauma-Informed Yoga Training with Janine Daniballe, Trauma Psychotherapist


The Conscious Dying Institute

Hospice & Death Doula Training


Om Time Yoga

300 Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training with Shannon Paige Kenney and Guest Teachers


Green Mountain Yoga

230 Hour Yoga Teacher Training with Mindy Arbuckle

2012 - 2017

Over 1000 additional hours of training within contemplative practices, yoga & somatics, and holistic approaches with Gina Caputo, Aditi Devi (Pujarini of the Kali Kula) PhD, Rod Stryker, and many more.

2012 - 2015

40+ Fitness & Health

Apprenticeship with Integrative Medicine Health Specialist & Professor Robin Saltonstall PhD in areas of neuroscience, somatics & contemplative traditions, & functional anatomy.



Dionysus: Rave, Ritual, Revolution with Chiara Baldini


University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

Degrees in Cultural Anthropology, English Literature & Criticism, and Feminist Studies


Teacher & trainer of somatics, yoga, and meditation & mindfulness for over 15 years

Feral Mysticism - founder & guide of personal development, healing, initiation, expanded-state journeys & integration, and embodied transformation for over 12 years.

Feral Lunacy - co-creatrickster & guide with Sara McFarland

Great Escape Mustang Sanctuary - 5 year collaboration offering programs focused on inter-species connection and equine-informed development & healing

Honor Your Worth - co-facilitator of this collaborative course through Amanda Verdery Young's Wild Becoming 

The Good Grief Network - Experiential Practice Container & Book Club with Kristopher Drummond of Remembering Earth

Empower Shakti International - former Founder & Director

Mythic Masculine Network - experiential dive into the transformative power of grief 

United States Peace Corps, Mongolia - Volunteer (2010)

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Non-Violence - Volunteer (2013)

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