Dean is an animal shaman and professional psychic animal communicator with over three decades in the buiness. She has an international
clientele and has communicated with many thousands of animal clients.
Billie comes from a background in journalism, acting,
and natural therapies, and is a partner in the filmmaking company Wild Pure Heart Productions with her husband Andrew Einspruch.
has always experienced the silent language of the natural world.
Considered "too sensitive" as a child, she kept her experiences
with animals and nature to herself. Mostly. When she was older,
her horse Sollie sent her feelings and pictures as they rode. but
it wasn't until she read Kinship
with All Life that she realised it was the silent language
of nature, and that others could experience it too. Her natural
ability was strengthened by meditation, improvised comedy and listening
to her animal friends, especially Sollie, Burmese cats Binah, Chockmah
and Pucawan, and Reka, her German Shepherd dog.
and Andrew have studied with elders from numerous native cultures,
including Aboriginal, Maori, Native American, Hawaiian and Celtic.
They have have also studied shamanism with Lynn Andrews and Denise
Linn, and have been adopted by a Maori tribe and initiated into
the Seneca Wolf Clan Teaching Lodge. Billie is also a member of
the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids. Most recently, she was initiated
into the lineage of the Inka, and was the first Australian to receive
all nine rites of the Munay-Ki, enabling her to take on protégés.
Billie is a graduate of the Healing the Light Body School, founded
by Dr Alberto Villoldo.
a 30-year writing career, Billie has written children's books, and
extensively for stage, television, newspapers and magazines.
television credits include writing for the children's shows Hi-5,
which won both Logie and Australian Record Industry Association
awards, and Cushion Kids.
has also performed as a stand-up comedian, and with Andrew as a
comedy duo, both in Australia and in the USA.
was the writer, director and lead actress for her debut feature
Joy, which won her an AFTI Best Actress award. See Films
with Andrew, she has produced and directed numerous documentaries,
corporate and music videos, and programming for cable and experimental
television. Billie was recognised as an Emerging Producer by the
Screen Producers' Association of Australia in 1999.
most recent completed project is her documentary This Sacred Earth: The 2012 Phenomenon. Before that, she created the "dog-umentary" Seven
Days with Seven Dogs (2007). During 2005 and 2006, Billie and
the development pressures on the heritage town of Braidwood,
NSW, which was gramted State
Heritage Listing in 2006.
Billie is an activist and a strong supporter of animal rights (ee
the For Life Campaign). She is
currently developing Rainbow Fianna, a school for teaching people
to be the best animal guardians, partners, and healers they can
1976 - 2002
1980 - 1991
at the Irish Centre for Shamanic Studies, Dunderry Park, Ireland,