About Me



Robbie is a native of California and came to Colorado in
1979. She has lived in Boulder since 1988. She has an
MS in Computer Information Systems, and an MA in
German Medieval Literature. She has done extensive
doctoral work in medieval studies, specializing in art
history, literature and philosophy at U.C. Irvine, U.C.L.A.,
the University of Colorado, Boulder, and Yale.


Robbie is a graduate of the Foundation for Shamanic
Studies' Two-Week Shamanic Healing Intensive and the
Three-Year Program of Advanced Initiations in Shamanism
and Shamanic Healing. As a member of the Foundation for
Shamanic Studies faculty, Robbie teaches the Basic and
Advanced Weekend Workshops in Colorado, and is the
assistant faculty member for the Two-Week and Three-Year
Programs in the Bay Area.


Robbie is the Assistant Director of the Boulder Center for
Conscious Community (BC3)
, where she has her private
practice, Spirit Canoe Shamanic Healing. Robbie works
with clients for healing both in person and long-distance,
and has a growing number of individual advanced students.
She is a writer of fiction and non-fiction, and also loves
watercolor painting and a cappella singing.