Step 1 Intake Form
Step 2 Book Now

Meet
Your Team

Chris Young / Founder, Medicine Man, Purveyor of Tribal Medicine.

Founder, Medicine Man, Purveyor of Tribal Medicine.

Chris Young: A Visionary Pioneer in the Ayahuasca Community

In the ever-evolving landscape of Ayahuasca healing, certain individuals stand out as beacons of light, guiding seekers on their journey of self-discovery and transformation. Chris Young, the founder of Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth, is one such visionary pioneer whose dedication and passion have helped shape the modern Ayahuasca movement.

Chris Young’s journey into the world of plant medicine and shamanic healing began with a profound personal transformation. Struggling with addiction and seeking a deeper understanding of himself and the world around him, Chris embarked on a quest for healing that ultimately led him to the sacred brew of Ayahuasca. Through his own experiences with the medicine, Chris found healing, clarity, and purpose, igniting a deep-seated passion to share the gifts of Ayahuasca with others.

In 2015, Chris Young founded Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth in Orlando, Florida, with a mission to provide a safe, legal, and accessible space for individuals to experience the healing power of Ayahuasca. Recognizing the therapeutic potential of Ayahuasca for addressing addiction, trauma, depression, and other mental health challenges, Chris set out to create a supportive community where people from all walks of life could find healing and transformation.

One of the defining features of Soul Quest is its status as a legal Ayahuasca church in the United States. Through careful navigation of legal and regulatory frameworks, Chris Young paved the way for Soul Quest to operate within the boundaries of the law while maintaining the integrity and authenticity of the Ayahuasca experience. This groundbreaking achievement not only opened doors for countless individuals to access Ayahuasca healing but also helped destigmatize and legitimize the use of plant medicines in Western society.

Beyond providing Ayahuasca ceremonies, Soul Quest under Chris Young’s leadership offers a range of supportive services, including integration circles, counseling, and educational workshops so that the journey with Ayahuasca does not end with the ceremony itself, Chris and his team are committed to providing ongoing support and guidance to participants as they integrate their experiences into their daily lives.

Chris Young’s vision extends beyond the walls of Soul Quest, as he actively advocates for the responsible and ethical use of Ayahuasca and other plant medicines on a global scale. Through speaking engagements, conferences, and outreach efforts, Chris raises awareness about the potential benefits of Ayahuasca while also emphasizing the importance of safety, integrity, and respect for indigenous traditions.

Chris young also is a passionate advocate for environmental conservation and sustainable living practices. Recognizing the interconnectedness of all life on Earth, Chris emphasizes the importance of honoring and protecting the natural world that sustains us.

In conclusion, Chris Young’s contributions to the Ayahuasca community are immeasurable, as he continues to inspire and empower individuals on their healing journey. Through his visionary leadership, dedication to service, and commitment to integrity, Chris Young has established Soul Quest as a beacon of hope and healing in the modern world, leaving a lasting legacy that will continue to shape the future of Ayahuasca healing for generations to come.

Events with Chris Young / Founder, Medicine Man, Purveyor of Tribal Medicine.

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Jun. 28-30
June 28 - 30, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Jun. 28-30 Semi private Ceremony 14 people Max
June 28 - 30, 2024

This  3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Semi Private Ceremony will be held in the Dragonfly Lodge and have its on private fire circle area. 14 people max will only be allowed The price for this ceremony is $1099.00 Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm.…

1-Day-Only Ayahuasca Ceremony, with an Option of a Saturday Daytime ceremony; "Only for Members who have attended more than once"
July 5 - 6, 2024

This is meant for regular members only. If you have never been to Soul Quest, you must book a regular ceremony weekend first. To keep our prices low for this ceremony we will only have night time snacks. If you stay for Daytime Ceremony you will need to bring your own meals. We will be playing a mix of our original Soul Quest Soundtrack and the Yawanawa Soundtrack for the Night-time and the Daytime Ceremonies. Friday-night Ayahuasca ceremony is $399, with an optional Saturday daytime…

7-Day Retreat with the Yawanawa Tribe in the Yawarani Village in the Jungle of Brazil, July 8th-13th 2024
July 8 - 13, 2024

*The Soul Quest family is pleased to receive an invitation to visit the Yawanawa family again in the Yawarani village! We are excited to announce that we are bringing a group of 30 members of our community to travel with us. We will immerse ourselves in a week of great joy, medicines, healing, and knowledge exchange with the Yawanawa people.* Chris and Silvania will lead the group and is excited to guide us through the forest to meet the people we considers family. For details…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony July 12-14
July 12 - 14, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony July 19-21
July 19 - 21, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony July 26-28
July 26 - 28, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Aug. 2-4
August 2 - 4, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

1-Day-Only Ayahuasca Ceremony, with an Option of a Saturday Daytime ceremony; "Only for Members who have attended more than once"
August 9 - 10, 2024

This is meant for regular members only. If you have never been to Soul Quest, you must book a regular ceremony weekend first. To keep our prices low for this ceremony we will only have night time snacks. If you stay for Daytime Ceremony you will need to bring your own meals. We will be playing a mix of our original Soul Quest Soundtrack and the Yawanawa Soundtrack for the Night-time and the Daytime Ceremonies. Friday-night Ayahuasca ceremony is $399, with an optional Saturday daytime…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Aug. 16-18
August 16 - 18, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Aug. 30 - Sept 1
August 30 - September 1, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Sept. 13-15
September 13 - 15, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

1-Day-Only Ayahuasca Ceremony, with an Option of a Saturday Daytime ceremony; "Only for Members who have attended more than once"
September 20 - 21, 2024

This is meant for regular members only. If you have never been to Soul Quest, you must book a regular ceremony weekend first. To keep our prices low for this ceremony we will only have night time snacks. If you stay for Daytime Ceremony you will need to bring your own meals. We will be playing a mix of our original Soul Quest Soundtrack and the Yawanawa Soundtrack for the Night-time and the Daytime Ceremonies. Friday-night Ayahuasca ceremony is $399, with an optional Saturday daytime…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Sept. 27-29
September 27 - 29, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Oct. 11-13
October 11 - 13, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Oct. 18-20
October 18 - 20, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Oct. 25-27
October 25 - 27, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Nov. 1-3
November 1 - 3, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Nov. 15-17
November 15 - 17, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Nov. 22-24
November 22 - 24, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Dec. 6-8
December 6 - 8, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Dec. 13-15
December 13 - 15, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…

3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony Dec. 20-22
December 20 - 22, 2024

Check in time is between 10am to 2pm on Friday. Opening ceremony will start promptly at 3pm and our Ayahuasca ceremony will begin at 6pm sharp. Our daytime Ayahuasca ceremony will gather at 8am, and ceremony will begin at 9am. Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm. Saturday’s evening ceremony will begin at 6pm. Check out time is anytime after 12pm on Sunday. Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education,…