Lynn E. Fritz, MA Psychotherapist & Exceptional Living

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Stay Tune for a 1-3 Day Co-Ed White Water Rafting in Summer 2017!

July 2006 Trinity River entering Hell's Hole Rapid

The Interfaith Experience:
Solstice/Holiday Candle Lighting Service - Redding, CA

Presented by Rev. Lynn E. Fritz

Co-Presented by

Dr. Rev. Ann Corrin, Christian Tradition

Chris Carrigan, Buddhist Tradition, River Oak Sangha

*Joey Carroll, Native American Flute * Zonia Warchala, Pianist 

~ Christmas Carols ~ Interfaith ~ Candle Lighting

Date:            Thursday, December 22, 2016
Time:           6:30-8:00 PM      
Location:     Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ
                    2850 Foothill Blvd * Redding
Recommended Donation: $5 Per Person
For more information:  530 243-8862 or 530 243-3121

The Sacred Drum Circle - Redding, CA

Drumming as Spiritual Practice ~ Attune to the Sacred
Participants are asked to bring a Drum or Rattle (If possible) 

This Circle Honors the Life & Work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr 

Event is Indoors * Please arrive early so you are in place by start time

Date:             Monday, January 16, 2017 

Time:                7:30-8:30 PM

Location:      Center for Spiritual Living
                     1905 Hartnell Avenue * Redding
 If interested in being on the email list for notification of Drum Circle meetings, please email me at and you'll be placed on the email list. 

Recommended Donation: $5 per Person  (Donations ensure event continues)

For more information: 530 243-8862

  • November 2016 Presenter of "Native American Cultural Awareness", Simpson University, Redding, CA
  • November 2016 Presenter of "Spirituality & Religion in Psychotherapy" at National Association of Social Workers, Northern Gateway Unit, Redding, CA
  • April 2016 Presenter of "Spirituality & Religion in Psychotherapy" at Redding Regional Chapter-CAMFT, Redding, CA
  • March 2016 Presenter of "A Native American Relational Experience" for Far Northern Regional Center, Redding, CA
  • October 2015 Attended the Parliament of World Religions, Salt Lake City, UT
  • May 2015 Presenter of "Spirituality & Religion in Psychotherapy" At California Association of Marriage and Family Therapist 2015 Annual Conference
  • January 2014, 2015: Coordinator & Facilitator for Martin Luther King Jr Bell Ringing Service, Redding, CA
  • May 2013: Presenter of "Suicide: The Crisis and Beyond" at California Association of Marriage and Family Therpists 2013 Annual Conference.
  • September 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015: "Grief: The Journey of Healing," an evening of sacred ritual and healing in collaboration with Mercy Hospice.  Presenter and event coordinator. 
  • July 2011: International Centers for Spiritual Living Asilomar Annual Conference "Effective Marketing with a Limited or No Budget"  Pacific Grove, CA
  • May 2011: Native American "Welcoming Ceremony" to open the 47th Annual Conference of Calif Association of Marriage & Family Therapists in South San Francisco, CA
  • May 2011: 4 Hour Continuing Education Workshop on Multiculturalism: Ethnicity and Spirituality in Clinical Practice; 47th Annual Conference of Calif Asso. of Marriage & Family Therapists, South San Francisco, CA 
  • August 2010: Shasta Trinity Schools Insurance Group Health Faire   "Balancing Life & Reducing Stress: Mental Wellness" 
  • February 2010: California Association of Marriage & Family Therapists, Leadership Conference, Santa Clara, CA, Facilitated Multicultural Breakout Session. 
  • August 2009: First Nations/Native American Ceremony, Patrick Point State Park, Yurok Village, Trinidad, CA 
  • July 2009:  New Thought New World Conference. San Diego Hotel & Marina, San Diego, CA. Workshop:
    "Embracing the Spiritual Traditions & Cultural History of the First Nations/Native American People"
  • April 2009: Hospice National Foundation of America
    Sixteenth Annual Teleconference, Mercy Medical Center
       "Living with Grief: Diversity and End of Life Care" Diversity Panelist
  • March 2009: Leadership Alive Conference, International Centers for Spiritual Living , Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA "Effective Marketing with a Limited or No Budget.
  • February 2009: California Association of Marriage & Family Therapist
    Leadership Conference * Sheraton Hotel, Los Angeles
    Breakout Session Facilitator-
    Multicultural Competencies/Diversity
  • January 2009: "Violence in Shasta County" Community Forum/Town Hall Meeting.  Keynote speaker:  Mary Manin Morrissey, International Speaker, Author.  Community Panel:  Mary Leas Stegall, Redding City Council; Lt. Mike Ashmun, Shasta County Sheriff's Office; Chief Peter Hansen, Redding Police Dept. and Denny Mills, Shasta County Office of Education/VOICES.  Guest Speakers:  Maggie John, Shasta Women's Refuge and Andrea Asebedo, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist. 
  • August 2008:  Created and presented "Inviting the Sacred," a multicultural spiritual experience.  Location:  Center for Spiritual Living-Redding
  • September 2007: Guest speaker at West Hawaii Church of Religious Science/Center for Positive Living - Waikoloa, Hawaii 
  • August 2007: Northstate Public Radio Program with   Silas Lyons, Editor, Record Searchlight, David Little, Chico Enterprise Record and Lorraine Dechter, News Director, Northstate Public Radio, Co-Host with   Silas Lyons, Editor, Record Searchlight, David Little, Chico Enterprise Record and Lorraine Dechter, News Director, Northstate Public Radio, Co-Host
  • April 2006: "Media VIolence & Violent Crime" with Lt. Col. Dave Grossman at the Spiritual Enrichment Center.  The event was a six-hour seminar on the psychological and sociological impact of violence.  Continuing education units were available for MFTs, LCSWs, RNs and Psychologists.  POST credits were available for law enforcement.  Visit for more information on Col. Grossman.  
  • April 2006:  Record Searchlight Book Club/Community Forum with author Lt. Col. Dave Grossman presenting his book "Stop Teaching Our Kids To Kill."  Event included a community leaders panel with Redding Mayor, Ken Murray, Capt. Dave Dean, Shasta County Sheriff's Office, Capt. Chuck Lebak, Redding Police Dept., Charlie Menoher, Youth Violence Prevention Council of Shasta County and Mike Borgaard, Alternative Education, Shasta County Office of Education.  
  • March 2006: "Second Annual Women's History Celebration" at the Cascade Theatre with an educational  film, "A Century of Women: Work & Family," Joan Borysenko, PhD and the music of Karen Drucker.  The event was coordinated with CNN Productions, Inc. and a community Committee of women therapists.
  • March 2006, May & September 2005: Staff Training for Shasta County Women's Refuge on Native American Cultural Awareness, Redding, CA.
  • April 2005: Moderator and Event Coordinator for Nonviolence Forum for "A Season for Nonviolence."
  • March 2005: Native American Blessing/Prayer at Peace Memorial in Redding, CA
  • February 2005:  "A Century of Women," an educational film and program on women's history, at the Cascade Theatre in Redding, California.  Coordinated event with CNN and League of Women Voters of Redding.
  • February 2005:  Presenter on "Profile & Discussion" on the life and work of Albert Einstein & Aung San Suu Kyi for "A Season for Nonviolence" programs in Redding, CA.
  • July 2005: Speaker for "Celebrating Life and Diversity" Cascade Theatre, Redding, CA.


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