Iris Lican Garcia

Iris

Iris is a woman, a mother, a walker of the wild woods, an unstoppable questioner of the cultural threads that both weave and bind us thus shaping individuality and the collective.

She studied contemporary literature, is a somatic trauma therapist, eco-somatic movement and dance educator, herbalist, doula, somatic yoga teacher, artist, medicine woman, author, ecologist and recolletor of traditional stories, rituals, medicine and art.

 For the past 20 years Iris has been researching the interconnection between Body, Earth and the Sacred, mostly focusing on the remains of celtic-Iberian proto-history and its shamanism.

In Portugal Iris has been founder and has directed, for the past 14 years, a training center for ecology, therapy, art and spirituality having received thousands of students and teachers from all over the world.

Co- creator of the Feminine consciousness project: www.feminineconsciousness.com

Founder of the Earth, Body, Medicine project: www.earthbodymedicine.com