ABOUT YOUR TEACHER
LUISA ELENA KOLKER MA LPCC
Luisa is a licensed psychotherapist, shamanic teacher, and spiritual mentor based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.
Born of Mexican and Russian-Jewish descent, her maternal grandmother was Dra. Concepción Palacios, the first female physician in Central America. Her great-grandmother Báltazara Herrera was the curandera in her village of El Sauce, Nicaragua.
Luisa is known for her engaging, grounded, and articulate teaching style. She is also well regarded for her culturally respectful, ethical, grounded approach to shamanism, psychotherapy, and spirituality.
Luisa is the author of the award-winning poetry book The Tearing Apart.