Mandi has enjoyed a lifelong fascination with astrology, casting her first horoscope back in 1985. Latterly, she studied at The London School of Astrology for over three years & gained the school’s Certificate in 2005, going on to successfully gain the professional Diploma, the school's highest & internationally recognised qualification.
Mandi has worked one-on-one with clients for nearly 20 years & her approach is primarily humanistic & psychological, but she also works spiritually. As well as offering her popular birth chart & year ahead readings, Mandi also specialises in helping clients find their life purpose via astrology & related modalities & has put together a unique life purpose package.
Mandi recently launched the On Purpose Astrology YouTube Channel, offering insights on the current astrological weather to help you move forward with understanding & purpose; tips on finding your life purpose through astrology, for a more meaningful life & fascinating observations on how astrology comes to life in the news & what it means for you.
She has written extensively on astrology & her articles have appeared on the globally popular astro.com website & in the Journal of the Astrological Association of Great Britain. Other publications Mandi has written for include Infinity Astrological Magazine, Celestial Vibes e-magazine, Constellation News & Stellium Magazine. In 2012, she published a well-received e-book Saturn in Scorpio: Your Guide Through The Dark.
Mandi is a founding member of the Academy of Astrology UK (AOAUK) & is a regular contributor to the academy's YouTube Channel. Mandi also created the popular Astroair Astrology blog which has been running since 2009.
As well as giving private consultations to her clients, Mandi is also an experienced public speaker, delivering popular lectures & talks to astrology conferences, groups & organisations, both in person & online, These include the prestigious UK Astrological Association conference, the Scottish Astrological Association, New York’s Big Apple Astrology Meet Up & the Astrological Lodge of London.
Ever curious & dedicated to personal growth & development, Mandi has continued to study throughout her life. As well as her astrological qualifications, she holds a CertHE in Psychodynamic Counselling from Birkbeck, University of London, with Distinction. These studies have enriched Mandi's effectiveness as an astrological consultant.
Mandi is also a USUI/Holy Fire Reiki® Master & Teacher, undertaking her training at the Reiki Maya school in London. Mandi can trace her Reiki lineage back directly to the founder of USUI Reiki, Dr Mikao Usui. Working as a Reiki healer also enhances & complements Mandi's astrological work.
Mandi is currently studying advanced psychic mediumship & energy work at The College of Psychic Studies, to develop her natural intuition & gifts. Mandi also holds a BA(Hons) in English Language & Literature from City of Birmingham University & is a published short story author. Mandi is currently working on her second book, which weaves together astrology with psychology & spirituality to help readers find & live their higher life purpose.
Member: Association of Professional Astrologers International (APAI)
Mandi Lockley, BA, Dip LSA, MAPAI