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Zach Poitra

Zach started dieting plants and drinking Ayahuasca in 2009. In 2010 he moved to the Peru full time to study Ayahuasca, and other plants and trees. In 2011 he opened La Familia Medicina with the Galindo family, which they operated until 2014. From 2010-2014 Zach did little else besides drink Ayahuasca, do tree/plant dietas, and run retreats under the tutelage of Maestro Gumercindo Galindo and Maestro Don Roldan Galindo (Gumercindo’s father). In 2014 Zach returned to the United States, where he explored the Santo Daime Church in Oregon, and learned Galeh Razin (Tibetan lightwork techniques).  Zach continued his studies of North American…

Scott Latham

Scott Latham became interested in consciousness and spirituality at a young age, and has maintained a formal meditation practice for the last 15+ years. From this foundation he continued to study multiple spiritual modalities, including entheogenic work, which eventually brought him to Peru in early 2013. There he met Ayahuasca and was introduced to the practice of shamanic plant dietas. After experiencing the healing potential of these traditional customs he began intensively studying the medicine and culture of Mestizo shamanism under the guidance of the Galindo Family. Since then, he has returned to the United States and spent the vast majority of…

Amy Wharton

Amy was called to shamanic healing in Peru at La Familia Medicina, where she began studying plant medicine and assisting with retreats in 2013. Upon returning to the states, she continued to pursue this path with Camino Do Amor. Amy draws upon her yogic roots, experience in the Amazon, and current work with North American trees to help guide retreat guests along their journeys to cleanse, heal, and transform the body, mind, and spirit. Through a compassionate, feminine approach, Amy focuses on empowering others to cultivate a direct connection with the Divine, recognize their inherent capacity for balance and wholeness, and live more fully from the heart. Devotional service and her own spiritual practice have revealed a deep understanding of the…