Devi Ward-Erickson CTH, CD

Tantra Educator
Devi Ward-Erickson

Credentials: Certification

Institution: Ohana Tantra School, Kauai Dharma Center

Certification: CTH, CD

Certification Year: 2009

In practice since: 2008

Devi is an internationally recognized Tantra Expert, Certified Tantric Healer, Certified Reiki Practitioner, Certified Meditation Instructor, practicing Tibetan Buddhist and Tantric Dakini of the Shangpa Kagyu Lineage. She is the author of “Shake Your Soul Song! A Woman’s Guide to Self Empowerment Through The Art of Self Pleasure” and the Host of Sex is Medicine with Devi Ward Podcast on ITunes and

Devi has been teaching meditation and personal growth workshops since 2000. She was a monk of the Ishaya Order from 1999-2007, and has been a Tibetan Tantric Practitioner under the guidance of Lama Tashi Dundrup since 2007. She has been practicing and teaching Non-Violent communication as a personal growth practice since 2005.

As a survivor of sexual abuse Devi provides down-to-earth experience-based insight into using Meditation, Tantra, and ‘pleasure as medicine’ for healing. Her personal journey from Stripper- to Monk- to Tantrika enables her to call upon her own experience of profound life transformation through Tantra and sexual healing.

Devi has been featured as a Tantra and Female Sexuality Expert in countless articles and over 30 different radio and television networks world-wide including Playboy Radio, Men’s Health Magazine, CBS, NBC Rogers TV, MBG, Bustle, and Sexology the Movie. Devi continues to be a featured presenter for numerous relationship and sexuality summits..

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Areas of Specialty


Domestic Abuse

Domestic Violence

Relationship Issues

Self Esteem

Sexual Abuse



Trauma and PTSD


Treatment Methods


Dance/Movement Therapies

Energy Work



Spiritual Healing