Barbara Taylor is a Professional Astrologer certified by the International Society for Astrological Research (ISAR). She is also an ordained minister in the Church of Religious Science and is a Registered Nurse, specializing in holistic nursing. She is currently completing the requirements for a degree in transpersonal psychology. A serious student of astrology for more than twenty-five years, she specializes in the use of asteroids to provide detail and depth to the information given by the traditional planets, signs, and houses, using 100 asteroids plus personal name asteroids in her clients’ charts. Client services include Natal (birth chart) consultations, Current Timeframe (Secondary Progressions, Solar Arc Directions), Solar and Lunar Returns, Locality and Relocation. Gift certificates are available.
She currently teaches introductory, intermediate, and advanced classes in Roanoke, VA, and presents workshops and seminars on astrological and spiritual topics nationally. Current topics include: Cosmology of Change: 2012 and the Mayan Calendar; All Signs Point to Health; All Signs Point to Romance; Focus on the Future: 2008—2015; Karma and Consequences; Astrology and Christianity: in Conflict or in Communion?
Classes: Introductory Astrology: The Philosophy of Astrology is a ten week course that covers the basics of astrological learning: signs, planets, houses and aspects, including the topics covered in the NCGR study guide. Additionally, a bit of history, mythology, philosophy, and psychology are introduced to present a broad perspective to the art/science of astrology.
The big-four asteroids (Ceres, Juno, Pallas, Vesta) are included, along with Chiron and the new Dwarf Planets.