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Navigating The Dark Descent

Every one of us revolves through a cycle of expanding and contracting.  Our times of contraction are known as our Dark Descents…


These are times when we enter uncertainty, are forced to navigate uncomfortable terrain within and without, and come into contact with adversaries and allies as you journey through the struggle.

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These times were once respected and honored as life’s way of initiating you into hidden strengths, gifts and understandings.

There is a map to the descent and knowledge of what to expect and how to navigate the territory.

This Session provides you a guide who intimately knows the map and offers ancestral tools woven with the advanced fields of Archetypal & Depth Psychology bringing both Traditional and Modern knowledge together.

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Aspects of Shadow Work May Include:

  • Healing your past 

  • Rediscover Your "True North"

  • Unravel and release limiting beliefs and holding patterns

  • Gain renewed direction, clarity, and a map of the territory you're navigating

  • Release from all the stories that are holding you back

  • Discover the hidden invitations and questions that are stalking you

  • Gain a mythic lens that gifts you the deeper meaning and symbology in your experience

  • A mentor who's an anchor, ally, and resource who has an intimate knowledge of guiding you through


Sessions are $126

Can be by Phone or In-Person at the

Tortoise Temple

6928 SE 122nd Dr

Portland OR 97236

If you have questions, you can schedule a free 30 minute consultation to connect in, introduce yourself and ask any questions you may have.

OR, use the form below to contact us with your questions.


Shadow Work Session

Schedule for in-person here at the Tortoise Temple or for a phone or Zoom session. 

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Free 30 min Conversation

Schedule a free 30 minute conversation with Chivito.  Ask questions, learn more, explore how to apply these traditions for you specifically

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