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Teaching Focusing Skills

I am celebrating teaching Focusing Skills to a group of Person-Centred Counsellors-in-Training. I have been studying Focusing with The Focusing Institute in New York for a year and a half and this is part of my accreditation, which I hope to complete in the Summer. ...
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Cutting through limiting beliefs.

Following yesterday’s post about the ignored Universal Theory of Physics, that once we allow for interconnectedness and consciousness we have...
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Privilege, self-censorship and moving towards acknowledging painful truths.

I listened to the fourth privilege ‘Fishbowl’ discussion on the experience of privilege or lack of privilege from a perspective...
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Matrifocus, Patriarchy and the UK Election

With the UK election finally here I am hoping and longing, though not trusting for an election result that we...
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A strange kind of silence in Hong Kong

In Hong Kong the advertisements are everywhere and they are not very subtle.  This is starkly true in political campaigning...
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Celebrating NVC Practice Group

This afternoon we met for an hour and practiced applying Classical NVC to a difficult issue. Of course we tried...
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Billionaires to the rescue?

My Facebook feed has been full of people delighted to hear Bloomberg promise to meet America’s Climate Change commitments and...
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Benevolent sexism and violent sexism – recognising how one supports the other.

During the call on Privilege I discuss in another post my attention was drawn to Peter Glick’s Research Symposium: Gender and...
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Privilege – from a woman’s perspective

A ‘caller’ listening into this week’s NVC Academy discussion on Privilege, this time from a woman’s perspective, asked  the all...