Tell me,
What is it you plan to do with your
One wild and precious life?

Mary Oliver

Adventure Awaits


If you have been dreaming of a new life, a life more aligned with your deeply authentic self,

a Wayfinder Retreat offers you a way forward.

Join a supportive and intimate community of healers, creatives, visionary entrepreneurs, and transformational leaders dreaming ourselves awake. The synergy is profound.

Travel to a magical setting – nearby or far away – to explore your life’s key turning points, symbols, synchronicities, dreams, peak experiences and losses. Emerge with clarity, energy, and purpose.

If you’re ready to birth a beautiful, brilliant, and bold new dream…Join us!

Learn about upcoming workshops & retreats…

I was hoping for a journey to help restore and revitalize me and to find some fellow travelers for mutual support, challenge, and inspiration. I found it. I feel replenished, revitalized.

Lesley Cowan, Transformational Life Coach

Dr. Marilyn is a brilliant workshop leader and an inspirational speaker. She has a gift for finding just the right image to convey complex thinking and new paradigms of consciousness.

Dr. Naomi Lowinsky, Jungian Analyst • Poet

What a refreshing change from linear research-oriented classes! The ideas Thought-provoking ideas and stimulating discussions. Thanks for bringing us wisdom in the Mother Tongue!

Nora Martos-Perry, PhD, Psychologist
Thanks to Dr. Marilyn, I’m driven to step up now more than ever – to become active, to align wholeheartedly with that which wants to break through the earth’s crust and into the world in order to be part of a greater unfolding of LOVE.
Ellie D., Therapist

intimate groups • inspiring locales • deep work • abundant joy

Feminine Leadership | The Presidio Dialogues for Business, Consciousness, and Spirituality

Gender and Ethics – University of San Francisco, MBA Program | San Francisco, CA

Global Women’s Leadership Network: Women at the Well, Women and Power | Santa Clara, CA

Life in the Round | Continuing Education for CA Psychotherapists

Depth Psychotherapy and the Sacred | The Psychotherapy Institute

Heat of the Soul: Calling Forth the Sacred in Women’s Experience | The Jung Institute of San Francisco, UC Extension | San Francisco, CA

Women and Spirituality: The Use of Myth and Symbol | Course at California School of Professional Psychology | Sacramento, CA

Women and Leadership: Women’s Ways of Leading | Mills College | Oakland, CA

Beyond Caretaking: The Untamed Woman | Bay Area, CA

Redefining Authority: The Heroic Feminine | Bay Area, CA

Life in the Round: Creativity, Change, and The Authority of the Feminine | Dublin, Ireland