MA, Consciousness Studies
Shawne has a gift for aligning people’s lives and lifestyle with their Soul-self. She founded Soul Style in 1996.
Shawne holds a Master’s degree in Consciousness Studies and is a recognized expert in bridging conscious living with a spiritual lifestyle. She is a thought-leader, speaker, new and the author of several books, with a new one - based on her Master's thesis and will be published soon: Principles of Transcendental Leadership.
Shawne blogs for the Huffington Post on Contemplative Practices and living a livestyle aligned with your soul's true calling; and has recently contracted a professorship at the University of Philosophical Research teaching Mystical Traditions and Contemplative Practices. She has been a practitioner of Transcendental Meditation for over thirty-five years; and is the Santa Barbara Community Group leader for the Institute of Noetic Sciences. Her deep wisdom, combined with her travels and experiences, has evolved into an international consulting practice, which includes speaking, workshops, conference panels, teaching, and books.
Shawne has taught and led workshops at conferences throughout the world. Her published books include Exploring Feng Shui: Ancient Secrets and Modern Insight for Love, Joy and Abundance (New Page Books, 2002), Simple Feng Shui, Ancient Principles to Bring Love, Joy & Prosperity into Your Life (Random House), and Home Sanctuaries: Creating Sacred Spaces, Altars, and Shrines (Soul Style Press). Her books have been translated into several international languages.
Shawne's undergraduate degree is in Communications from the University of Washington. She is the former Home Sanctuary Editor for Healing Retreats and Spas magazine, for which she contributed regular feature articles. She has also written a weekly column for the Santa Barbara magazine: SB CASA, titled: Soul Style.
Shawne lives in Santa Barbara, California, and may be contacted at: Shawne@ShawneMitchell.com.