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Enneagram and Relationships from an Object Relations View

2020-06-29T16:04:28-07:00July 7th, 2020|Enneagram, Uncategorized|

Everyone wants good relationships We all want strong relationships, but relationships are complicated.  My idea of a good relationship isn’t the same as yours.  We each have standards for what a good relationship means.  What works for me may not work for you. To some degree, what makes for a good relationship depends on how we see ourselves.  Who do we believe we are?  How [...]

Finding Your Authentic Leadershp Style with the Enneagram

2020-06-24T19:28:11-07:00June 10th, 2020|Enneagram|

Several years ago I worked with a global consulting firm.  One of our offerings included a session with a conductor who demonstrated parallels between an orchestra and leading a corporation.  A good leader is like the conductor of an orchestra.  The conductor knows the overall piece of music and all the individual parts, but does not play an instrument, providing instead the tempo, balancing the [...]

How to Create a Ritual

2020-06-29T19:09:50-07:00May 22nd, 2020|Ritual Postures|

Here is a simple ritual with all the basic elements for practicing Ancient Ritual Postures. It is what we call The Cuyamungue Method, named after the Cuyamungue Institute that Felicitas Goodman founded.  Using this method you will learn to set up a sacred space, calm your mind and let sound and body position awaken your body’s natural ability to experience a shift in consciousness.  You [...]

WHAT ARE RITUAL POSTURES?

2020-06-30T00:32:51-07:00May 15th, 2020|Ritual Postures|

Beginning at least 36,000 years ago indigenous people around the world were creating works of art in the form of ritual body postures. Think Lascaux Cave and the Venus of Laussel. These images were painted on cave walls, carved in slate, and sculpted in stone. We can see them - along with later totem poles, terra cotta effigies, and figures in gold and silver [...]