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Jeff Nixa

Jeff Nixa, J.D., M.Div., is a shamanic practitioner, teacher, and writer. In 2010 he founded Great Plains Shamanic Programs, an array of counseling, healing, and education services, including one-on-one fire talks, seminars, university classes, outdoor retreats, and wilderness trips. He lives in South Bend, Indiana.

*Masters of Divinity, Associated Mennonite Biblical Seminary, Elkhart, IN (1999)
*Juris Doctor. Lewis & Clark School of Law, Portland, OR (1986)
*Bachelor of Arts, Political Science/International Relations. Carleton College, Northfield, MN (1982)
*2-year Shamanic Teacher Training program (2014-16)
*Crows Nest Center for Shamanic Studies, C. Michael Smith, Ph.D. (2009- 2015)
*9th International Amazon Shamanism Conference: Iquitos, Peru (2013)
*Foundation for Shamanic Studies/ Michael Harner (courses 2013 - 15 )
*Board Certification, Clinical Pastoral Education, U.S. Catholic Conference (1989)x