Sally Ortiz Castro

Sally Ortiz Castro

Transgenerational counselor, Acupuncturist and Reiki practitioner

she/they/nosotrxs

Winter 2021

My name is Sally Ortiz Castro, my pronouns are she, they, and nosotrxs. I am a mother of a wonderful baby called Vida Inarú Sabali. I am Reiki, NADA acupuncturist, trans-generational counselor, healer, educator, and organizer at Huerto Vida. I am from Borinken, so called Puerto Rico. I love nature and art. I am a survivor of multiple  forms of violence and abuse, which I believe are rooted in colonialism. I believe we sow the world we want to live in. I also believe that Healing is an integral part of social justice. We deserve to heal from all of the trauma and violence of colonialism. We most heal wounds that have been going on for generations, so we can better live the gifts of our ancestors, and we may offer this to future generations. Healing is my priority, making Healing spaces accessible for our communities, as well as acknowledging the wisdom and medicines our communities already are and have.

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