Nan’s Philosophy of Spiritual Direction and Guidance:
Spiritual Direction begins within.
The relationship with Self is a discovery.
Spiritual insights emerge when we articulate our sensing story, in feelings, words, dreams or
Our spiritual lives can come alive through storytelling with the presence of a skilled attentive
listener (Spiritual Director).
Mindfulness is....a spiritual practice to quiet the mind.
Heartfulness is....a spiritual practice to awaken the heart.
Your spiritual origin story is the vehicle to access Heartfulness with Mindfulness.
Addiction including family members of someone dependent on substances
12 Step Recovery support (25 years experience)
Spiritual inquiry at end of life, and Spiritual support for those companioning a loved one at end
of life (hospice and pediatric palliative care experience)
Knowing grief as a visitor
Spiritual Direction for Religious Educators (18 years experience as a DRE)
Relational connection with Angelic Companions and Guides
Earth Wisdom spirituality and co-living for healing
Spiritual journey for those with diverse learning abilities
Spiritual inquiry as it relates to personal reflection around white privilege and white superiority
Arts and Spirituality such as: Story Boxes, Vision Boxes, Soul Collages, Mapping a Spiritual
Path, Mandalas, Touch Drawings and more