Carolyn Winkler


Creator & Founder of Affirmative Innergetics® a Brief Therapy Technique Combining Psych-K®, Clean Language, Shadow and Affirmations to Change Limiting Beliefs.

Art Shaman & Creative Spirit Guide
Helping You Explore the Worlds Within You
and Empower Your Life

Carolyn Winkler grew up in a small farming community in Northern California and left home at 18. She has traveled the world and now lives in Portland, Oregon, where she creates and leads Personal Growth Painting Workshops and Study Groups inspiring people to discover and be their Authentic Self.  She also does Private Session of Psych-K®, AFFIRMATIVE INNERGETICS® and Shadow work one-on-one to help people solve problems and create better lives.

As a life long learner and teaching these Workshops and Study Groups for over 10 years, she understands the importance of having proven practices easily available to help you go inside and discover more about yourself.

Her training and certifications are listed below.

Carolyn has a BS in Art Education, magna cum laude, from Central Connecticut State University, New Britain CONN. She completed Core Shamanic Studies with renowned Anthropologist Michael Harner at the Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA. and Shamanic Counseling with Sandra Harner PhD, through the Foundation for Shamanic Studies, Mill Valley CA. Carolyn studied Process Work with Dr. Arnold Mindell, at both Lava Rock Clinic, Yachats, OR. and The Process Work Institute, Portland OR. She became certified in PSYCH-K® with Joan Cameron, Portland OR. and studied the Shadow Process with Debbie Ford through the Ford Institute For Integrated Coaching, San Diego CA. She studied Painting From The Source with Aviva Gould at Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, CA. and completed Clean Language and Symbolic Modeling training with Marion Way from Hampshire England at her 2008 and 20011 trainings and is one of the first to be certified in Portland, Or . Before moving to Portland OR. she taught art in college and owned Winkler Contemporary Art Gallery in Sutter Creek, CA. She practiced Hypnotherapy in San Francisco CA. and graduated, Palo Alto School of Hypnotherapy, Palo Alto CA. She has Certification in Art Education, Inner Child Therapy, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Process Work Intensive, PSYCH-K®, Shadow Process, Clean Language & Symbolic Modeling, Tourism and Reiki. She is a world traveler and has traveled extensively throughout Mexico, Guatemala, Ecuador, Greece, Turkey, Spain, Europe, Morocco, Indonesia, Thailand, Bali, India, South Africa and Japan.


Gallery of her Shamatic Paintings