Naia Riley is an ordained Priestess and Ceremonialist, workshop facilitator, dance ritualist, and motivational speaker. As a long-time devotee of the Egyptian Mystery Arts, Naia practices alchemy and sacred energy work to create ancient rituals of the future. These ceremonies are designed to activate inner knowledge, awaken intuition, and make magic in everyday life.
Naia has trained extensively to offer embodiment practices that facilitate transformation of the mind, body, and spirit. She fuses traditional and spiritual modalities by combining her collegiate education with her spiritual coursework. Naia received her Bachelor’s degree in Pre-Medical Nutrition Science and is licensed as a Registered Dietitian. She studied under Master Movement Director and Priestess Anandha Ray, MA, DTR, and is empowered to teach Shamanic Ritual Dance. She was legally ordained in October, 2018 after completing a 13 month Egyptian Priestess Training. Naia is passionate about sharing Shamanic Dance, Egyptian Alchemy, and her knowledge of the human body to create workshops and classes that bring spirituality into a tangible, embodied form.
Due to her unique personal interests, Naia pursued additional training in sexuality, meditation, mindfulness, and communication courses. Naia has worked intimately with Certified Sex Therapist Debi Briesacher, LMFT to expand her knowledge of sex and intimacy work. She has facilitated numerous workshops on sacred sexuality, consent and communication skills, and recovery after sexual assault. Naia’s deepest calling is to bring intention and mindfulness to every aspect of life because she believes that ceremony is in every moment.