Shawne Mitchell, MA Consciousness Studies
Shawne is a thought leader, bridging spirituality and conscious living. Over the past twenty – five years, through her consulting, speaking, writings and coaching, she has helped hundreds of people with her gift for aligning people’s lives and lifestyle with their soul’s true calling, a skill honed by her years of studying consciousness, contemplative practices, spiritual psychology, transcendental leadership, and the world’s wisdom traditions.
Shawne holds a Masters Degree in Consciousness Studies from the University of Philosophical Research and a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of Washington. Shawne has been practicing meditation since she was 20 years old, learning Transcendental Meditation in college. Her deep wisdom, combined with her travels and experiences, has evolved into an international consulting practice, speaking engagements, teaching, and books.
Shawne works part time as the marketing director at La Casa de Maria Retreat Center in Santa Barbara. She is preparing a course, Mystical Traditions and Contemplative Practices, which she will be teaching at the University of Philosophical Research in early 2016.
Shawne is the Santa Barbara Community Leader for the Institute of Noetic Sciences, a member of the Conscious Leadership Network, and a member of Spiritual Directors International. She the editor of Get Conscious Now, a newsletter for the nationally syndicated TV show: Get Conscious Now; and blogs for the Huffington Post on Contemplative Practices.
Shawne has taught and led workshops at conferences throughout the world. Her upcoming book, Principles of Transcendental Leadership will be published in 2016. Her other published books include Exploring Feng Shui: Ancient Secrets and Modern Insight for Love, Joy and Abundance (New Page Books, 2002), Simple Feng Shui, Ancient Principles to Bring Love, Joy & Prosperity into Your Life (Random House, 2006), and Home Sanctuaries: Creating Sacred Spaces, Altars, and Shrines with Feng Shui (Soul Style Press, 2013). Her books have been translated into numerous international languages. Shawne is the former Home Sanctuary Editor for Healing Retreats and Spas magazine, for which she contributed regular feature articles and the column “Ask Shawne”.
Shawne lives in Santa Barbara, California, and may be contacted through her company, Soul Style.
Shawne Mitchell SoulStyle.com 805.689.1953 P.O. Box 5765 Santa Barbara, CA. 93150