Celebrating Over 500 Hours + 2 Years of Training

We invite you to join us in celebrating the IATE Class of 2022! As of November 19th, 2022, these exceptional humans completed over 500 hours of training and practice in the art of lineage-based Tantra and are now eligible to be Board Certified Sexologists with The American Board of Sexology. We are so proud of […]

What is Karma and How Can You Improve Yours?

The word “Karma” has been part of the modern lexicon for decades, but many folx don’t really understand what it IS and how it works. Karma is simply the universal law of cause and effect. It’s like the Universe’s “rules of the game of life”, but not just this life. EVERY lifetime we have ever […]

The Importance of Lineage in Tantra

Have you ever wondered about the importance of lineage in Tantra? At IATE we make a big deal about our methods being lineage-based and Lama-approved, but why is that important in the realm of Tantra?    Tantra is a spiritual science originally developed in Northern India several thousand years ago. Today there are many different branches, […]

10 Reasons WE Should Be Your Tantra School!

Why we should be your Tantra School… If you’re on the fence about enrolling in one of our Tantra Training programs, here are 10 reasons to say “Hell Yes!” to training with IATE… 1. We are a government accredited school for Tantra  This means that the Private Training Institutions Branch of The Ministry of Advanced […]

Tibetan Five Element Tantra HEALS from the inside-out!

The primary focus of the Tibetan Five Element Tantra + Tantric Practices is to heal blocks and enrich the energy body by directing our full attention to where the CORE of the life force resides in the physical form, which in this tradition is understood to be the Central Channel, a.k.a Uma Nadi or Sushumna […]

Why we have a Two Phase Certification Program

The Authentic Tantra® Certification Program is a government accredited professional training program in the field of holistic wellness that falls under the government-mandated category of acupuncture and oriental medicine. Our graduates hold the National Occupational Code of “Practitioners of Natural Healing” and graduates who complete our two-phase certification training successfully are eligible to become Certified […]

What does it mean to be lineage-based?

The term lineage-based has recently been adopted in the field of Neo-Tantra in reference to some instructors and we wanted to explain what this terminology means in the context of Traditional Tantric Practices. Lineage-based, in the tradition of Tantric Buddhism, means that a particular teaching, or set of teachings, originated in the mind of an […]

Looking For Credibility In Tantra Education?

As the Tantra, yoga, and sex education world continue to be rocked by sexual abuse and misconduct scandals, finding a credible Tantra school and/or Tantra practitioners can seem impossible. Which is such a shame! Tantra can be such a profoundly healing modality of practice. It’s tragic that the abuse and misuse have given modern Tantra such […]

Tantric Accomplishments for Modern Times!

500 hours and 11 months of intensive training in the field of Tantra and Sexology came to an end on November 11th, 2018 when 12 extraordinary human beings completed their final exams and graduated from the Authentic Tantra® Certification Program. These final exams are no joke! They consist of each student participating in approximately 40 […]

Why it takes a village to heal

One of my favorite trauma healing experts, Dr. Peter Levine, talks about the necessity of community to effectively heal trauma in the individual. He describes an experience he had in South America in which one of the female members of the tribe suffered the traumatic loss of her child, and how her village gathered to […]