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Cultivating Non-Dual Awareness

Objectives

  1. Discuss how to guide clients through a meditation that helps them access their third “eye”</
  2. Guide clients through a process that helps them “dissolve” the self and achieve greater awareness
  3. Explain the role of the body in the Wholeness process
  4. Explore the difference between traditional mindfulness practice and the Wholeness practice
  5. Discuss when to schedule body scans over the course of general assessments and talk therapy 

Outline


 

Copyright : 19/01/2015

The Power of Mindfulness Practice

Program Information

Objectives

  1. Articulate implications of mindfulness and awareness to help improve clinical outcomes.

Outline

Kabat-Zinn answers the question: what is mindfulness?

The main tenets of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

Copyright : 08/12/2014

Escaping the Cybertrance

Program Information

Objectives

  1. Identify ways to help clients detach from their technological dependencies

Outline

Overview of escaping the cyber trance

Experiencing the cyber trance Concluding remarks form Tara Brach

Copyright : 08/12/2014

Creating a Sacred Space in Psychotherapy

Objectives

  1. Discover how to make your therapy office a sacred space using decoration
  2. Use the power of ritual to get conversation with clients on a deeper level
  3. Identify two exercises to help clients promote mindful healing outside the therapy room
  4. Explain the difference between teaching therapy and teaching morality and virtue
  5. Dissect the relationship between Western mindfulness therapy and Eastern mindfulness traditions

Outline

 

Copyright : 18/12/2014

The Power of Self-Compassion

Objectives

  1. Identify the difference between self-compassion and mindfulness training
  2. Discuss how to have a healthier relationship with angry thoughts
  3. Identify the “Unholy Trinity of Reactions” and explain how to overcome it
  4. Use self-compassionate questioning to teach clients self-care
  5. Demonstrate two exercises for down-regulating a client’s nervous system

Outline

 

Copyright : 19/01/2015

The Fiction of the Self

 Objectives

  1. Identify how mindfulness helps us realize the fallacies in the stories we create about ourselves, and the healing process therein
  2. Explain the concept of the “Super-Organism” and how mindfulness practice can help clients recognize the state of human interdependence
  3. Interpret your clients’ preoccupation with rank, and how mindfulness practice can undo this type of thinking
  4. Use body scans to help clients assess and articulate deeper sensations and tension
  5. Name one of the pitfalls to embracing mindfulness and the concept of interdependence too fully

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Copyright : 08/12/2014