Training Topics 2020-2021
The training runs over twp years. In year 1 we will meet weekly for 35 sessions and in year 2 we meet for 8 sessions with monthly sessions with your mentor. Some of the topics will be delivered by guest speakers.
Year 1 - 2020
Training and Starting Out
What is a Witch and the Western Mystery Tradition
Integrity and Commitment
Logos and Mythos
Concentration, visualization and meditation
Goddess and God- What are the Gods?
Natural cycles and the Craft
Tides and Seasons
Plant Identification- herbs and daily life
Tools of the Craft
Psychic Self Defense
Witches Rede and Karma?
Lotions and Potions
Dreams and Lucid Dreaming
Covens and Coven Officers
Sexuality and the Craft
The Function of Myth
The Hero Myth
Self Actualization and the Craft
What does it mean to be a priest/ess
Second Year and Meet the Mentors
Year 2 - 2021
Yule Ritual - Pathworking - the Meaning of Yule
Imbolc Ritual- Pathworking- Care and the Craft
Spring Ritual- Pathworking - Psyche and Symbol
Beltane Ritual- Pathworking- Individuation and the Craft
Midsummer Ritual- Pathworking- The Initiate's Journey
Lammas Ritual- Pathworking- The Great Work
Autumn Ritual- Pathworking- The Meaning of Initiation
Samhain Ritual- Pathworking- Mysteries and the Mystical Experience
Suggested Mentoring Sessions
Wheel of the Year- what does it mean to you?
Care and the Craft
Raising Power practical
The Initiate's Journey and the Craft
Wine and Witchcraft
Is initiation for you?
Numinous and Mystical Experience