Deep imagery is a dimension with its own integrity

... we must remember that it itself is fully alive, that it has its own inherent intelligence, & that it is deeply organic, touching closely those places from which our very being springs

Who I Am

Steve Gallegos was born the state of New Mexico in the southwestern United States in 1934. Of Native American, English and Irish descent, Steve was raised in the local Hispanic culture speaking both English and Spanish. A gifted craftsman he was involved in woodcarving, leatherwork, silverwork, and drawing and painting from an early age and greatly disliked the confinement and  regimentation of school even though he was a intellectually gifted student.


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What I Do

Eligio Stephen Gallegos, Ph.D, is one of the world’s foremost experts on the deep imagination. Introducing people to their own inner animals and the rediscovery of the wisdom of the imagination, has been his path in life. For over 30 years, he has taught people how to access their wholeness through developing a relationship with their deep imagination. Steve discovered and developed the Personal Totem Pole Process© as a way of meeting the inner animals and beings of the deep imagination.

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