This page contains the various Instructional Programs I offer including Public Classes (online and in-person), Home Study Programs, and Private Mentoring (trainings, apprenticeships and coaching). Scroll below for overview and details:


2016 Fall Semester

Dates: Oct 29 – Mar 4
(excluding Nov 26, Dec 24,31, Feb 11)(Saturdays, 1-2:30 p.m. PST)

Online Video Webinars,
12 weeks

Practical Energy Work Left-Right Brain Synergy for Personal and Professional Results

Learning to be ‘whole brained’ is a powerful advantage in life and work. Join me for this NEW online class to harness your right brain resources: emotions, subtle energy and intuition. Practical tools on energy management, law of attraction, trauma, brain wave mastery, problem-solving, etc. Guest experts. Plus community with other participants from across the globe. – more details


2017 Winter/Spring Semester

Dates: Jan. 28 – Mar. 11, 2017)

(Saturdays, 10-11:30 a.m. PST)


Online VideoCam Webinars, 7 weeks

SHIFT-IT Online Manifest Your Personal and Professional SHIFTS Via This Powerful Online Coaching Group

This is my signature group coaching program –which gives you a wonderful foundation to Become Your Next Self. I only run it twice a year. It’s a very powerful experience that gets you what you next want for yourself in work and life. – more details

Dates: Feb. 27 – May. 10, 2017

(Mon & Wed,
noon-1pm PST)

*no class: Mar. 20 & 22 and Apr. 17 & 19

Location: Online VideoCam Webinars, 9 weeks

Fundamentals of Working Visually (Online Version) Online Visual Skills Training, No Travel Required

Over 87% of your facilitation, coaching, training and consulting clients are visual thinkers – learn powerful visual skills to boost the effectiveness of how you work with them. – more details

Dates: April – June, 2017

noon-1:30 PST)

Location: Online, 10 webinars

Visual Coach Certification Become a Certified Visual Coach

Submit Your Application for Consideration

This one-of-a-kind experience teaches you how to work visually with your clients and licenses you in my 17 map SHIFT-IT System®. Join our amazing international cohort of Certified Visual Coaches® and bring the power of the visual approach to your clientele. – more details

SHIFT-IT Online Group
Fundamentals of Working Visually
Dates: June 1-3, 2017

Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Fundamentals of Working Visually
(In-Person version
In-Person Visual Skills Training

Just 20 5 Spots Left!

Over 87% of your facilitation, coaching, training and consulting clients are visual thinkers – learn powerful visual skills to boost the effectiveness of how you work with them. – more details

Dates: June 5-6, 2017

Location: Beautiful Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Magic Marker Retreat In-person Advanced Visual Boot Camp

Just 7 3 Spots Left!

Getting your basics is half the battle – the other is refining your skills and building a viable practice (whether you are internal or independent). This 2-day Boot Camp is specially tailored to take your visual practice to the next level: chock full of at-the-wall drills, project brainstorming (bring work for feedback and ideas), and biz/money/marketing coaching. – more details

Fundamentals of Working Visually (or equivalent experience).


Graphic Facilitator Home Study Course

Fundamentals of Interactive-Visuals (Home Study Version)

18-Module eLearn Course: Visual Skills for Process Work with Groups and Individuals.

Full Details and Immediate Download

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The Inner Work Course: SHIFT-IT Online (Home Study Version)

7 Module eLearn Course: Visual Coaching to Draw Your Vision and Erase Your Resistance.

Full Details and Immediate Download

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The Outer Work Course: Biz Essentials for Process Professionals

10-Module eLearn Course: Build or Refresh Your $50-300K Solo Practice, Partnership or Firm.
Full Details and Immediate Download


In-person Training and Apprenticeship Options (you come to Victoria, British Columbia, Canada):

Want personal instruction in working visually? Interested in customized attention for your specific level and needs? 1-3 private training days plus online follow-up.
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In-House Workshops (I come to you):

Have several people in the same organization or region that want to be trained to work visually?
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Distance Sessions (online, no travel required):

Full range of Outer Work topics (visual skills, biz building, marketing & sales) and Inner Work topics (visioning, resistance busting, energy alignment). Choose from 1-12 Session Packs
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In-person SHIFT-IT Retreats (in Victoria, BC, Canada):

Get your next chapter literally drawn right out of you! Personalized, private SHIFT-IT Retreats to Become Your Next Self. 2-Day, 1-Day and Half-Day formats.
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NEXT STEPS: If you know which option you want, simply purchase from links above (you’ll be sent immediate notifications upon receipt). If you aren’t sure which option is best fit for you, email to request Exploratory Chat (my assistant will send a scheduling link so you can pick a time in my schedule for us to have a free 30-minute chat).I look forward to working with you!
Christina Merkley

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