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2022/2023 Courses

Public Visual Satsangs

Free Community for Transitional Times

Dates: Various Days & Times to Accommodate Different Times Zones - Next Date is June 5, 2023 (11am-1pm, Pacific Time)

Location: Live Zoom Webinars, 2 Hours

Satsang means to gather with true people or be in true community. Join Christina Merkley and true folks from around the world. Free, non-dual processing group. Consciously meet what arises in self, others and the world at large.

Open to all levels of processors - beginner to advanced. Drawing inner wisdom out!

Prerequisite: None

Online Processing Group

Guiding you clearly and compassionately for your own healing journey.

Online Processing Group for Shifting the Power Banner with Anneke Lucas and Christina Merkley on her drawing tablet working on a visual map. Against a field of wildflower, poppies and purple strife.

Thursdays: May 4 - July 20, 2023 (11am - 1:00pm, Pacific Time)

Location: Live Zoom Webinars, 10 2-Hour Sessions

Join Anneke Lucas and Christina Merkley in their online processing group, where they guide you through The Unconditional Model, a mindfulness modality focused on holding space, gaining new awareness and tools for your own healing journey, and becoming part of a supportive and informed community. Join us to break taboos around trauma, support healing with self-love and compassion, and extend that awareness to aid in the reduction of trauma in others and in the world at large.

Prerequisite: None

Private Visual Satsang

Catalytic Circle for Deep Personal Growth

faces on computer screen in online meeting

Saturdays: October 21, 2023 - February 3, 2024 (10am - Noon, Pacific Time)

Location: Live Zoom Webinars, 16 2-Hour Sessions

Private processing container hosted by Christina Merkley over 16 weeks. Limited to just 10 members. Use your triggers as a springboard for deep inner work. Myriad of processing techniques and tools including meditation, non-dual self inquiry, systemic constellations, polarities, parts work and more. All in a visual way. Open to all levels of processors - beginner to advanced. Powerful one-of-a-kind catalyst.

Prerequisite: None

Shifting the Power

Power Dynamics and Personal Liberation

Thursdays: February 16 - April 20, 2023 (11am - 12:30pm, Pacific Time)

Location: Live Zoom Webinars, 10 90-minute Sessions

Survivor of elite child sex abuse, Anneke Lucas, together with visual coach Christina Merkley, guide you to clearly and compassionately meet the Dark. Within ourselves, our families, common child-rearing practices, business, academic, economic and political structures, and on the global stage.

Prerequisite: None

Visual Coach Certification

Save 50% - Fall Cohort: Sold Out

Fall Cohort: Tuesdays: Oct 4, 2022 - Feb 21, 2023 (Noon-2pm Pacific Time)

Location: Live Zoom Webinars, 14 Mandatory Instructional 2-Hour Sessions and 19 Optional 2-Hour Office Hours

Get certified in Visual Coaching techniques and tools. For use in your job and/or external practice. For managers, coaches, counselors, therapists, HR professionals, financial advisors, mediators, disability specialists, teachers, advocates and more. Includes 40 visual tools, instruction, and supervision. Plus a diverse international community of practice.

Prerequisite: SHIFT-IT AND Fundamentals of Working Visually (or equivalent experience).

SHIFT-IT Online Retreat

Save 50% - Pandemic Prices

Dates: Sep 9, 10 & 11, 2022

Location: Live Zoom Webinars, 9 90-Minute Sessions

Visual Coaching Retreat with folks from across the globe. Visual techniques to draw your inner wisdom out. So you know how to be and what to do, in order to meet and shape your personal and/or professional life. Be forewarned, this is a VERY powerful experience. Deep mindfulness with markers! No art skills required.

*** Pre-requisite for Visual Coach Certification

*** Also available in Kit format if live times aren't doable.

Prerequisite: None

Visual Coaching Sessions

Public and Private Options

Dates: Various Days & Times to Accommodate Different Times Zones

Location: Live Zoom Webinars, 1 Hour

One-to-one sessions with pioneering Visual Coach, Christina Merkley. Bring a query, question, problem or issue. Be matched with a modality or map from her robust toolkit. Leave with clarity, calm, peace and ease.

Together we SHIFT-IT!

Public (free) and Private (paid) sessions are available. Variety of volumes and payment plans.

Prerequisite: None


Fundamentals of Working Visually

Immediate Download Available

18-Module Home Study Kit: Visual Skills for Process Work with Groups and Individuals.

Visual Coaching: The SHIFT-IT System

Immediate Download Available

7 Module Home Retreat Kit: Draw Your Vision and Erase Your Resistance.

Shift Into Digital Work

Immediate Download Available

10 Module Home Study Kit: Expand Your Services With Digital Drawing Tech.

Fast & Loose Sketching: Full Course

Immediate Download Available

10-Module Home Study Kit: Two Niche Experts Help You Draw Better and Faster.

Fast & Loose Sketching: More Heads & Hands

Immediate Download Available

10 Module Home Study Kit: Deeper Dive on Drawing Heads and Hands.

Cartoon and Storyboard Techniques Kit

Immediate Download Available

10 Module Home Study Kit: Learn Cartoon and Storyboard Tricks from Animation Director Karen Lloyd.

Business Essentials for Process Professionals

Immediate Download Available

10 Module Home Study Kit: Build or Refresh Your $50-300K Practice.

Practical Energy Work

Immediate Download Available

15 Module Home Study Kit: Right Brain Techniques for Professional and Personal Success.


In-House Visual Skills Training (online or in-person at your location or mine):

Have several people in the same organization or region that want to be trained to work visually? – More Details

Private Visual Skills Training (online or in-person in Victoria, Canada):

Want personal instruction in working visually? 1-3 private training days. – More Details

Private Visual Coaching (online):

Hire me as your private Visual Coach. Choose from 1-12 Online Sessions – More Details

Private Visual Coaching (in-person in Victoria, Canada):

2-Day, 1-Day and Half-Day formats. – More Details

Graphic Facilitation Services:

Agenda Design and Process Facilitation. Specialties in Strategic Planning, Visioning and Teams – More Details

NEXT STEPS: If you know which option you want, simply purchase from the links above (check filters for auto-emails and receipts). If you aren’t sure which option is the best fit for you, email [email protected] to request a free 30-minute Exploratory Chat.

I look forward to working with you!

Christina Merkley

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