Liana is the founder of The Institute of Shamanic Wisdom, Inc., a 501(c)(3) charitable and educational organization that promotes indigenous earth-honoring wisdom and ceremonial healing practices. Liana is a Shamanic and Energy medicine practitioner with a private healing practice in San Diego. In addition, she is an Ordained Minister and Earth Steward with IASHES, a member of the World Association of Holistic Shamans, and a founding member of the Society of Shamanic Practitioners. She is profiled in Who’s Who in North American Professionals.
Liana has received sacred teachings from many healers, teachers and shamans from South America, Nepal, and medicine people of the United States and Canada. She was initiated in the High Rites of the Q’ero Nation of Peru, the Tibetan Bön tradition, and she is a Sacred Pipe Carrier in the Cherokee tradition.