Carrie Graves is a graduate of the Haden Institute Dream Leader Training Program and has completed the Foundational and Core Competancies Courses in Life Coach Training from the Institute for Life Coaching Training. She is passionate about guiding others to find balance and healing in their lives through the use of tools for spiritual transformation. A graduate of the Education for Ministry (EfM) program through the Sewanee School of Theology Carrie served as a mentor in the program for four years.

In addition to running her life coaching practice, Carrie was a professional bookseller for 19 years. Most recently she served as director of Trinity Cathedral Bookstore in Columbia, SC and as president of the national Episcopal Booksellers Association. Currently, she serves as the Canon for Communications in the Episcopal Diocese of Upper South Carolina.

Carrie enjoys giving workshops and presentations on dreamwork, theological reflection and more. In 2012 she gave the opening keynote (Dreams, God, and Me: How 9 Years at the Summer Dream Conference Has Changed My Life) at the international Kanuga Summer Dream & Spirituality Conference sponsored by the Haden Institute. (See it in Dreams, God and Me published in The Rose magazine).

Below are links to pieces she has written for other blogs and publications:

We Will With God’s Help – June 5, 2013 on Building Faith

The Purpose of Church Bookstores – July 24th, 2013 on Building Faith

A Peanuts Christmas Pageant – December 20, 2013 on Building Faith

Easter is the New Lent – May 12, 2014 on Building Faith