Kate Shela – Shaman & 5Rhythms Teacher

kate-rhythmsKate is a 5Rhythms teacher, shamanic teacher, and an exceptionally gifted shaman practitioner, known for her enormous passion, a vulnerable sense of the intimate and the ability to create community and tribe.

She is a senior instructor within the Moving Center School founded by Gabrielle Roth with whom she has been closely associated since 1992. She is accredited to teach both Waves and Heartbeat.

Kate is also an initiate of the Path of Pollen shamanic tradition and one of a small handful of individuals authorized to teach seminars and trainings for women on behalf of the Path of Pollen. In that capacity she co-teaches The Way of the Melissae seminar, the year-long training Arte Triptych Melissae and The Trembling Veil and The Roar of The Roses with The Sacred Trust, a UK-based educational organization.

Kate possesses a bold improvisational style and a passionate sense of humour that enables magic to ooze into the everyday moments. She has worked with adults, teenagers and Rites of Passage, medical students,The Dolphin Connection Experience, nurses, drama students, The Ojai Foundation, gay men’s groups, dentists and doctors, Against The Stream,The Polish National Ballet, and The British Association of Anger Management – always aiming to empower people to inhabit their bodies more fully and to inspire a heart-driven life full of love and spontaneity.

Kate is also a wardrobe stylist, working for television and films and is a certified massage practitioner.