Szmeralda Shanel
Expressive Arts Therapist, Educator, Priestess
Topic: The Power of the Arts in Healing and Wellness

Szmeralda Shanel MA is a visual, ritual and performance artist as well as a published author. She is trained and initiated in several traditional healing systems and is the founder of the Iseum of Black Isis, a temple dedicated to Goddess Spirituality and Sacred Arts. Szmeralda currently lives in Chicago, IL and works as a holistic counselor, expressive arts therapist, teaching artist and spiritual worker.