Jonathan has been working with shamanism since 1972, and has a master’s degree in anthropology. In 1986, he founded the Scandinavian Center for Shamanic Studies together with Annette Høst and has been teaching internationally ever since. Jonathan is known for his grounded, present and warm teaching style. He has travelled extensively, and from 1984 to 1993 he worked with Michael Harner as a teacher and field researcher at the Foundation for Shamanic Studies. Jonathan is a frequent contributor to Sacred Hoop magazine and is European Editor for Journal of Shamanic Practice. He lives and practices with his partner Zara in the woods of southern Sweden at Åsbacka.