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“Grad School for the Soul” – This real life depth training process with a small cohort of only 6-16 fellow apprentices at a time is SoulArts, at its most life-transforming potency. Guaranteed to open your life in ways you can’t (yet) imagine…
An inner adventure of a life time, with reverent depth, playful surprise, perceptual breakthrough, life long soulful friendships; and a tremendous sense of awe for the mystery of your life and the art of living it!
… I invite you to apply, if you would know the depth, beauty and humble magnificence of True Self. (…I dare you!)
– Ronda LaRue, M.S., D.D. (aka “The Zen Shaman Loving Butt Kicker” as named by the 2010 cohort)
See details below; download a printable pdf with pricing info; and enjoy a cruise through Ronda’s YouTube Channel and the array of examples of this uniquely personalized spiritual awakening guided teaching (from the deeply reverent to the impishly playful and radically alive).
APPRENTICESHIP ~ LEVEL ONE
The SoulArts Advanced Training Program (Courses: 1, 2, 3) – By Application
The SoulArts Advanced Apprenticeship Training Program (Courses: 1, 2, 3) is entered into by way of an application, dialogue and acceptance process with Ronda LaRue.
Each course in LEVEL I is a complete program of inner study – and you may end up completing one, two, or all three of the progressive experiential courses in this Program. *However, the intent for application into LEVEL I Apprenticeship program should be to complete the full 3-courses in Level I.
This advanced SoulArts Apprenticeship Training is by application and mutual decision of readiness for those seeking the rare and reverent experience of working with a master teacher over an extended period of “real life” who can guide you in the art of finding and following your own spiritual path and awakening to the True Self within.
You are encouraged to apply if you seriously intend to accomplish the 3 progressive training courses in Level I: 2-Year SoulArts Apprenticeship Program.
Accomplishment of the First Module (Courses 1-3) is required for those seeking independent apprenticeship with Ronda LaRue (4: The Embrace) or Teacher Certification (5)
COURSE 1: “SoulArts Advanced Apprenticeship Training – The Art of Self-Healing Breakthrough” – an 8-Month Course of study shared in a small cohort with Ronda LaRue, including an initial 6-night in-depth SoulArts Training Experiential Retreat Intensive, and followed by core home study practicum with ongoing group support, and concluding with a weekend retreat graduation intensive.
Focus will be on a comprehensive and engaged home study practice of mind-body-spirit tools, methods, and spiritual understanding of the language of your soul. This first in the series of advanced apprenticeship training programs will help you take Ronda’s uniquely powerful SoulArts Process to a whole new level of personal mastery. It will offer you the necessary soul-honoring tools for accessing, understanding and following your own unique path of wisdom and purpose.
This Art of Self-Healing Breakthrough Apprenticeship Program 1 is a required preparation for those wishing to engage in Apprenticeship 2: The Vision Quest. (By Application. Prerequisite: Previous SoulArts work with Ronda or by substantiated inner readiness and mutual agreement).
COURSE 2: “The Vision Quest” – an 8-Month Course of study and advanced mind/body spirit preparation for inviting your Soul’s purpose into your life via a guided and supported personal vision quest retreat. This program includes two in depth training retreats with ongoing homework and group support, and culminating in the second retreat where you will undertake a personal VisionQuest within a supported group retreat.
Focus will be on natural methods for expanded states of awareness; energetic medicine and shaman healing arts practices; mystical traditions of inquiry; traditional Vision Quest approaches; daily ongoing deepening of self-reflection, shared group mentoring and preparation for meeting true self in a formalized Vision Quest Retreat. (By Application. Prerequisite: Previous SoulArts work with Ronda and successful completion of Apprenticeship 1, or agreed equivalent). (This Retreat marks the closing of Coursework 1 and initiates Course 2 for those continuing into the second year of apprenticeship – and by successful completion.)
Course 3: “Being Your Gift” (aka “the Project!” ohh YES!): -an 8-Month Course of significant inner integration. This course of study is for those who complete the Vision Quest and are ready to experience a powerful living meditation of soul-self integration. Each member of the ” cohort will be “strongly mentored to step up to the plate” through an engaging home meditation practice and soul awakening process of guided preparation, and culminating in a shared Retreat Experiential and Challenge. (Here’s where “my Zen” comes out BTW: They don’t call me “the loving butt kicker” for nothing… You’ll thank me though.)
Focus will be on a very strong new level of self-actualization and growing self-mastery in the applied alchemy of awakening. (By Application only. Prerequisite: Previous SoulArts work with Ronda and Successful completion of both Apprenticeship 1 and 2, or agreed equivalent).
A fun peek into the surprise of such a depth study. (Video from first 2-Year Cohort)
ADVANCED APPRENTICESHIP ~ LEVEL TWO
COURSE 4: “The Master’s Thesis Project” – an 8 to 12 Month self-proposed plan of guided /supervised self-study to encompass a deepening actualization of one’s Calling (vocation or project) in the world. This self-designed project is for those called and ready to now actualize their path in the world.
Focus will be based upon the evolutionary personal results of all previous apprenticeship work. This means that an individual applying for this apprenticeship process will create their own proposed course of study and request for mirroring and support from Ronda. (By Application only. Prerequisite: Previous SoulArts work with Ronda and Successful completion of Apprenticeships 1, 2, and 3 – or agreed equivalent).
ADVANCED APPRENTICESHIP ~ LEVEL THREE
COURSE 5: “Certified SoulArts Teacher Training Practicum” – Similar to Apprenticeship 4, but for those who specifically wish to be considered for certification as teachers of the SoulArts Process of Awakening TM (By Application only. Prerequisite: Previous SoulArts work with Ronda and Successful completion of Apprenticeships 1-4, or equivalent);
Sample: One Cohort’s Graduation Book. For More, See YouTube Channel
You’ll never do anything like it again!
Guaranteed inner adventure of a life time, with reverent depth, playful surprise, perceptual breakthrough, life long soulful friendships; and a tremendous sense of awe for the mystery of your life and the art of living it!
… Apply if you would know the depth, beauty and humble magnificence of True Self. (Yes, “I dare you!”) — Ronda LaRue