Anna Breytenbach is a deeply experienced professional interspecies communicator qualified with the Assisi International Animal Institute in California, USA. She’s been practicing for 20 years across several continents.
Born and raised in South Africa, she holds a degree in Psychology, Economics and Marketing. Trained in tracking and mentoring at the Wilderness Awareness School (USA), she also mentors children and adults in nature awareness based on the ways of the Native American and San Bushmen peoples. At present she resides in coastal Cape Town between two oceans.
Anna is a qualified and experienced master training facilitator, focusing on bringing forth participants’ skills through guidance and mentoring in a practical manner. After many years of leading retreats, workshops, specialised safaris and wilderness immersion experiences she’s currently developing online material for self-practice.
Anna consults exclusively with wildlife and ecological repair initiatives, offering peaceful interventions around southern Africa, Europe, Australia, the UK and USA. Her work has included wild dolphin and whale research and protection, organic and reforestation projects and numerous public appearances globally. Her ongoing pro bono work focuses on areas such as elephant management, anti-poaching assistance, wildlife rehabilitation, ocean health and predator conservation. She is also the subject of the feature documentary movie "The Animal Communicator" on interspecies communication.
Anna's gift is raising awareness and advancing the relationships among humans and other beings, on both the personal and spiritual levels. In her communication and conservation work, she guides people to deepen their connection with all species in an honouring manner and is inspired by being a voice for the animals and natural environments.