3 day 2 Night Ayahuasca Ceremony July 24-26 Arkawa Medicine Musician from Colombia
With Chris Young Co-Founder; Medicine Man; Purveyor of Tribal Medicine, Verena Young Co-Founder, Anthony Chetta Ayahuascero, Carlos Guzman, Dr Scott Irwin, Chef Jennifer, Justin Smith, Norelle Chetta, ARKAWA - Medicine Music - Medicine Man, Dr. Tiffany Riley, Dr. Laurie Maddox and Ben Heimann
July 24 - 26, 2020
Thank you so much for considering a weekend retreat with us! We are honored to do this sacred work and feel blessed that you are looking to have your journey at our facility in Orlando!
Soul Quest Ayahuasca Church of Mother Earth is a spiritual learning and healing center focused on providing the community with service, education, spiritual fellowship, healing practices, and guidance. Our neo-shamanic church blends shamanic traditions from the amazon with our western culture. We embrace all paths of a free responsible search for truth and spiritual meaning and believe that each person is a unique & individual expression of the Great Source of Life and that each person is sacred and worthy of love.
We believe in the rights of Mother Earth, and in protecting the practice of Mother Earth-based South Native American spiritual traditions, ceremonies, and sacred indigenous natural medicines. What is of the earth is our holy sacrament, and we retain the rights as citizens of this nation to use plant medicines as tools for the benefit of our physical health, spiritual growth, and personal evolution.
We do not charge for the medicine, but for the work of accompaniment, for meals, accommodation, psycho-spiritual integration with trained coaches, psychological support, and medical supervision!
Soul Quest utilizes an independent medical service that provides medical support throughout our weekend retreats to ensure everyone’s safety, support, and that all your needs are taken care of at any point during your stay. The Soul Quest Natural Healing Center has a world class medical team that includes a Medical Director, an MD, a Dr. for Oriental Medicine, a physician’s assistant, licensed paramedics, and licensed practical nurses.
We also provide the highest standards of Psycho-Spiritual Integration to all our members before during and after your stay with us. Our integration team is all certified by our sister organization Being True to You. This organization is specialized in transformational coaching services that are designed to support both addiction recovery and psycho-spiritual integration work surrounding transformational experiences with entheogens.
Before you can book your retreat, you are required to sign up as a member of Soul Quest Church of Mother Earth. After booking we will send you our medical forms, consent forms & waivers that you have to fill out before attending a weekend retreat.
We also have a mandatory medical intake process. Please contact our medical team ([email protected]) if you are taking any type of medication or suffer from any condition that needs medical attention beforehand. You must call if you have been diagnosed with any heart condition, epilepsy, schizophrenia, multiple personality or bi-polar disorder.
Ayahuasca Ceremony: The donation for our retreats is $899.00 for a 3 day 2-night weekend retreat. This includes 2 Ayahuasca ceremonies with an option of a Saturday daytime Ceremony for an additional $150
Free Basic accommodations: You will sleep on a 4 inch mattress in the ceremony area
Private Queen bedroom with trundle and bathroom 1-3 person – $340 for the weekend
Private King-size bed with bathroom – $340 for the weekend
Private Cabin with 1 full-size bed – $200 for the weekend
Private Cabin with 2 full-size beds and AC – $300 for the weekend
Temperature controlled ceremonial area (Maloka) – 70.00 for the weekend
Temperature controlled ceremonial area (Building 1) – 70.00 for the weekend
Temperature controlled ceremonial area (Building 2) – 70.00 for the weekend
Family Suite (1 – 6 guests) – $300.00 for the weekend 6 beds available
Family Suite (1 – 8 guests) – $300.00 for the weekend 8 beds available
Bring your own tent – $30.00 for the weekend
Extra Ceremonies “add ons”
Saturday Daytime Ceremony – $150.00
Intensive Integration Program with Dr. Scott or Dr. Laurie (until 3 pm on Sunday) – $100.00
Natural Healing Center Services:
IV-Therapy, Acupuncture, Cupping, Massage-Therapy, K-Laser Treatment
Please note that there will be no refunds or discounts for arriving late, leaving early, flight cancellations, travel delays or illness. If you cancel your participation in a retreat for any reason, the cancellation policy below will apply, with no exceptions. We wish we could compensate people for unforeseen circumstances (injury, family emergency, etc), but we have costs already incurred when reserving retreat centers and hotels. We have designed our cancellation policy to be as compassionate as possible in the case that your plans change. But to protect yourself further, we strongly encourage you to purchase travel insurance.
IF YOU CANCEL THE AYAHUASCA RETREAT:
Please send an email to [email protected] or call 407 360 6501 as far advanced as possible. We do not refund your deposit but you can reschedule to any retreat in the future. The exception are if you have a medical condition that does not allow you to participate.
IF WE CANCEL THE AYAHUASCA RETREAT:
We have never had to cancel a retreat, however, if we do cancel a trip due too few participants, we will refund to you all deposits and payments you have paid. We cannot, however, compensate you for airfare or travel costs incurred. In the unlikely event that SOUL QUEST AYAHUASCA CHURCH OF MOTHER EARTH must cancel a Ayahuasca retreat due to weather, natural disaster or political upheaval, we cannot guarantee a refund – it will be depending on receiving a refund from the venue / tour operator we work with. To cover these risks, we highly recommend you purchase travel insurance.
The best way to protect yourself from any unforeseen circumstance is to purchase trip insurance. Travel Insurance can protect you in case:
• you cancel your participation in the Ayahuasca retreat
• the retreat is canceled due to weather, natural disaster, or not enough participants to run the trip
• lost baggage
• medical expenses and the cost of repatriation should you become ill or injured
We recommend TRAVELGUARD, which offers a variety of travel insurance, including the option for a comprehensive “cancel for any reason” policy. If you cancel your retreat – for any reason – your airfare, hotel, retreat costs, etc. up until 48 hours prior to travel, will be covered. This comprehensive package is called the ” Gold Package Cancel for Any Reason” Policy”. You must contact Travelguard and purchase the policy within 15 days of buying your airline tickets or incurring any costs for any part of your travel. You can also just ensure your air tickets. Travelguard can give you quotes for each scenario.
Founder / Spiritual Guide and Medicine Man Chris founded Soul Quest in September 2013 and established its foundation in April 2015. At a young age Chris felt the call to help others so In 1996 he obtained a certificate in Phlebotomy and Medical assisting where he then worked in a geropsychiatric Unit. In 1997 Chris went back to school to study Emergency Medicine and received a certificate for “EMT” where he worked as an ER tech at a local Hospital. After many years of working in the medical field and seeing how bad legal prescription drugs were killing people. Chris…
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Verena Young Sociologist & Social Psychologist, PhD. Candidate, Co-Founder, Director for Research & Evaluation Verena is a Sociologist & Social Psychologist currently finishing her PhD in Educational Science. She is also certified in Spiritual Counseling (Paracelsus School of Naturopathy), and Addiction Recovery & Psycho-Spiritual Integration Coaching (BTTY). Verena is originally from Germany where she has lived and worked the first 30 years of her life in a small town in North Rhine-Westfalia. She studied at the University of Bielefeld, Faculty of Sociology, and continued in the department of Educational Science. She worked for the Scientific Committee Laboratory School in Bielefeld…
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Anthony Chetta Ayahuascero Since being blessed in connecting with Soul Quest in July 2016, many people have asked me, “What are you? Are you a facilitator, medicine man, healer, Ayahuascero…?” I always answer that I really am none of those things, yet can exhibit certain aspects of them if needed in response to the moment. I feel that people who refer to themselves as a certain thing are, in fact, not that thing – for those who are real would present themselves without the disguising mask of a title. My objective in life is to come out of everything…
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Carlos Facilitator; Veteran; IAKP Kambo practitioner; Rapé practitioner Carlos is an Army veteran who started his awakening journey with the help of plant medicines starting with the Iboga master plant. The experience led him into a quest of discovering his true self and purpose in life. He came to work with the Ayahuasca master plant in search of spiritual connection. Through the visions of his journeys and volunteering his time, he discovered that by helping others, he was helping himself and it was in the act of service where he found healing. He began working as a facilitator and a…
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Dr Scott Irwin, PhD, CTTS Sr Minister, Staff Psychologist, Facilitator As a Public Health Professional, Dr Scott has worked with more than 10,000 patients over the past two decades. He is a public health educator, practitioner of functional medicine, complementary & alternative medicine, functional blood chemistry analysis and is a transpersonal psychologist. At Soul Quest, Dr Scott uses a variety of entheogenic treatments, alternative medicines and other modalities, as a means of psychospiritual growth and healing. Dr Scott facilitates transpersonal adventures of self-discovery at Soul Quest that can be profoundly life-changing experiences, and he provides the preparation and integration…
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Jennifer Chef of the kitchen; Certified Holistic Life transforming Advisor Personal Health/Fitness Chef Jennifer is our chef at the kitchen at Soul Quest. She enchants us with her wonderful vegan/ vegetarian meals during our ceremonies. She will educate you about nutrition during the Health & Nutrition Workshop on Friday. Jennifer has always dedicated her passion for holistic and organic vegan chemical free lifestyle to her family. And over the past 10 years has extended her knowledge to help others seeking a healthier life style through physical strength training, clean eating choices, and adapting a new lifestyle to create happiness and health. With focusing…
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Ayahuascero, Facilitator, Integration Coach (BTTY Certified), Veteran’s Consultant & Private Ceremony Coordinator. Justin began working as a facilitator with Soul Quest in January of 2016 right after experiencing the healing power of Ayahuasca for the first time. He has since become a fierce advocate for Ayahuasca churches in several cities, and manages veteran’s programs at Soul Quest. In early 2019, Justin was honored with an invitation from two highly decorated career special ops veterans to co-found Warrior Quest USA. It’s mission as a separate non-profit, is to raise money to fund sponsorships and travel expenses for veterans who are…
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Norelle Chetta RYT, Facilitator, Rapé Practitioner, Registered Yoga Teacher on site “The whole effort of the spiritual process is to break the boundaries you have drawn for yourself and experience the immensity that you are. The aim is to unshackle yourself from the limited identity you have forged, as a result of your own ignorance, and live the way the creator made you – utterly blissful and infinitely responsible.” –Sadhguru I first discovered my spiritual path back in 2010 when I got sober from opiates (among other things). I was consumed with desperation which brought me to my knees. At…
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ARKAWA Is a multi-instrumentalist musician, producer, composer and arranger of indigenous Colombian descent from the town of Los Pastos. With more than 25 years of musical experience, he bases his work on the fusion of instruments and ethnic music from different parts of the world, as well as cultural knowledge from diverse ancestral communities and contemporary technology. He is a self-taught performer on more than 100 wind instruments from around the world, as well as rare stringed instruments from Iran, China, and Colombia. In 2014 he was recognized by the Congress of the Republic of Colombia for the contribution of…
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Doctor of Oriental Medicine, Licensed Massage Therapist, Licensed Paramedic Certified Mercier Fertility Specialist Tiffany Armas is a Licensed Massage Therapist and Board Certified Doctorate of Pastoral Medical Sciences, Pastoral Medical Association. Tiffany completed her Associate of Science in Medical Massage Therapy at Florida College of Natural Health. She then continued her training completing a graduate program Master of Science in Oriental Medicine at the Florida College of Integrative Medicine with a Oriental Medical Doctor Residency Training at Conmaul Integrated Hospital in Seoul, South Korea. She has Advanced Clinical Training in Gynovisceral Manipulation and is a Certified Mercier Fertility Specialist. Board…
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Psychologist (PhD), Licensed Psychotherapist (LCSW), Psychedelic Integration Therapist (MAPS) “Journeys bring power and love back into you. If you can’t go somewhere, move in the passageways of the self. They are like shafts of light, always changing, and you change when you explore them.” – Rumi My spiritual journey began when I was very young and began to question the nature of thought and consciousness. In 2008, I became certified as a clinical hypnotherapist and began integrating hypnotherapy and the use of altered states of consciousness into my counseling practice as a treatment tool. I later pursued formal study in…
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Ben Facilitator; After 20+ years experience in the service industry Ben had the calling to leave his corporate career to work with plant medicines. His passion for psychedelic science and personal healing through plant medicine has brought him to the Soul Quest team. He is certified in Addiction Recovery Coaching and Psycho-Spiritual Integration. Ben has been a great addition to our family.
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