Todd Zimmerman

About The Teacher

Todd is an intuitive transpersonal soul-oriented practitioner focusing on integration and self-actualization. He has worked in the area of health care and personal growth and development for over 28 years, personally creating, co-creating and facilitating unique transformational programs, workshops and ceremonies that have powerfully affected the lives of thousands of people.

Integrating Hand Analysis, Ontological/Transformational Coaching, Breathwork, and techniques of our ancestors, Todd creates a safe and well-grounded process that allows for graceful, powerful, self-paced transformation and the actualization of his clients’ goals and desires.

Began training in Shamanic and Spiritual practices in 1987 with spiritual teachers and a community in the Sonoran foothills of the Sierras. Certified as a Hand Analyst in 1991 by Richard Unger of the International Institute of Hand Analysis (IIHA). He returned to the IIHA in 2004 for further study.

Certification as an Ontological Coach came in March of 2002. Todd co-facilitated the coach training program at the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology (ITP) in Palo Alto, CA for over 8 years. ITP is now called Sofia University.

Certification in Radiance Breathwork from Gay and Kathlyn Hendricks came in 1990. Todd pioneered live music group breathwork and was honored to bring the band “Soulstice” to The Spiritual Emergence Network (SEN) conference in Todtmoos Germany (1996) in support of Stan Grof’s first ever live music Holotropic Breathwork. Todd provided a monthly group breathwork experience at ITP for many years.

“The Great Spirit breathes in the breath of Life and the tracks of that breath become our fingerprints.” -Navajo


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