Martha Winona Travers, PhD, medicine woman, poet, and essayist, is a practitioner of contemplative and Shamanic arts. Born of Celtic ancestry, she follows the path of nature spirituality. For ten years, Martha traveled frequently to South America where she lived with the indigenous Quichua people and learned ancient traditions of healing from the elders in the Andes Mountains. In 2007, she was given the title, Mama Iachag??(Medicine Woman) by her Quichua teacher. Martha is the founder of through which she offers consultations, healing ceremonies, contemplative retreats, vision quests, and WayCard readings. Martha is a lecturer at The University of Michigan where she teaches Contemplative Studies for The Program in Creativity and Consciousness Studies in the Department of Jazz and Contemporary Improvisation.

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