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process skills facilitate more awareness in body, emotions, and thought. This combination of bodywork and conscious processing reveals the whole person and facilitates individual organic growth.


The skills can be applied with health care clients, family, or on oneself alone. PA is helpful for bodyworkers who want to know more about processing psychological material, and for psy- chological helpers who want to learn more about the body. It is valuable for anyone who wants to understand more about integrative development.


Recommended reading: Raheem, Soul Return: Integrating Body, Psyche, and Spirit and Soul Lightning: Awakening Soul Consciousness; Mindell, Working with the Dreaming Body.


CE credit for nurses; see page 113. CE credit for bodyworkers; see page 113.


Aminah Raheem is a transpersonal psychologist, the originator of Soul Lightening Acupressure, an international teacher of body psychology, and the author of Soul Return: Integrating Body, Psyche and Spirit and Soul Lightning: Awakening Soul Consciousness.


The Spirited Body Tom Myers


Written in your body is your entire story. But the body gets stuck and blocks that story from unfolding in its full glory. This workshop uses body work, voice work, dance, writing, and body-centered meditations to gently expose and advance your untold or unfinished stories. Grounded in contemporary somatic science and interwoven with spiritual traditions from Sufism, gentle martial arts, the book of the Tarot, and other esoteric practices, this course is designed to stretch your being, open your voice, and give you more capability to create meaning in your outside life. With minimal talk-talk and maximal experience, come prepared to work, play, and move. Help your inside match your outside and vice versa by energizing your own physically spirited body with five days of expressive fun, deep exploration, and time to give the soft animal of your body room to love what it loves.


See Seminar Spotlight, page 9. CE credit for bodyworkers; see page 113.


Tom Myers, author of Anatomy Trains and Fascial Release, directs Kinesis, which offers seminars for manual and movement professionals. Tom worked directly with Ida Rolf, Moshe Feldenkrais, and


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Buckminster Fuller as well as in traditions of esoteric anatomy and mystical practice. Tom lives on the coast of Maine.


Weekend of November 2–4


Gratitude Retreat Janet Stone


“We gather at Esalen in Big Sur for a weekend to remember, with our bodies, minds, and spirits, all that we have to be grateful for,” Janet Stone writes. “This experience includes yoga, reflec- tion, renewal, soaking in the healing baths, hik- ing, and detoxification of body, mind, and spirit. Before you step into the swirl of the holidays this year, give yourself the gift of looking within. Immerse yourself in a dynamic ritual of asana, pranayama, chanting, meditation, and yoga nidra.


“Let’s recognize each breath as a gift as we’re nourished by delicious organic meals, the natur- al hot springs, hikes amongst the majestic red- woods, or simply curl up in an ocean-view chair. Whether you come alone or with loved ones, you are sure to return to your daily rhythm with a newfound sense of ease, inspiration, and deep gratitude for the life you’re living.”


Janet Stone traveled to India in 1996, where she dedicated herself to a conscious evolution through yoga. Janet blends a wealth of knowledge and yoga experience to create a unique, vigorous-yet-sumptuous approach to Vinyasa yoga. She teaches in San Francisco, and leads retreats internationally. www.janetstoneyoga.com.


Anatomy Trains® Tom Myers


and Fascial Fitness


An understanding of the unique properties in the fascinating fascial webbing is essential to any contemporary therapist involved with the body. Originated by Tom Myers, Anatomy Trains is a revolutionary lens for seeing myofascial pat- terns. This workshop combines an overview of the Anatomy Trains “myofascial meridians” with applications to both manual therapy and move- ment training. Open to all massage therapists, physiotherapists, personal trainers, Pilates and yoga teachers, dancers, and anyone who has a body, this workshop teaches you to see and work with the deep and underlying strain pat- terns that produce chronic pain. The “fascial fit- ness” material in this course takes recent amaz- ing research on the fascial web and applies it to


stretching, injury prevention and repair, and long-term healthy functioning. Train your eyes to see the patterns, train your hands to release them, and get the latest on the cutting-edge research.


See Seminar Spotlight, page 9.


CE credits available for Pilates Method Alliance; please see instructor. CE credit for bodyworkers; see page 113.


Leader bio on page 76.


What’s Next? Reviewing and Revisioning Our Lives Sam Keen


Periodically, we need to review and revision our lives. Every decade of the life-cycle brings new challenges, goals, pleasures, and horizons. Every crisis—divorce, illness, tragedy, success, failure, retirement—requires us to make a new begin- ning, take stock of our past, and look for a new vision to guide us toward a more hopeful future. In this workshop, join Sam Keen to explore:


• Where are you in your life-cycle? What have you accomplished?


• What hasn’t happened yet? What haven’t you done, been, or experienced?


• What have you given? Whom have you loved?


• What’s old, stale, worn-out, boring? What destructive patterns do you repeat?


• What infantile guilt and shame lingers? Whom have you not forgiven?


• What’s new, interesting, exciting, appealing?


• What decisions do you need to make? What future do you see for yourself?


• What are your emerging passions? What promises and potentials are still unfulfilled?


• What are your dreams, values, visions? Where do you look to find what’s next for you?


CE credit for MFTs and LCSWs; see page 113.


Sam Keen is the author of numerous books, includ- ing The Passionate Life, Faces of the Enemy, Hymns to an Unknown God, and Learning to Fly.


Social Venture Network’s Enlightened Leadership in Challenging Times


Greg Steltenpohl, Jeff Mendelsohn & Drummond Pike


How do innovative entrepreneurs deal with overwhelming challenges? How can we learn and grow during the most difficult times of our lives? These are just two of the questions we will


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