How might we welcome the profound opportunities presented to us by the outcome and unfolding aftermath of the 2016 United States Presidential election? Join me for a residential retreat on South Whidbey Island November 17-19 to explore: Beyond Guilt and
On October 5th through 8th, I will be at the North American Systemic Constellations Conference in Virginia Beach, Virginia. This year the conference theme is “Bridging the Divide: Healing the Personal & Collective Soul.” From the website: Health professionals, educators, organizational
With gratitude for more than words can say, I am delighted to announce the Family Matters 2017 Immersion Program. This learning group commits to five three-day weekends together in the knowing field. Are you one of them? Program beings April 21.
Navigating the Tides of Change: A Day Long Constellation Retreat South Whidbey Island, WA Saturday, April 29, 2017 9am-6pm Register with organizer Julie Pigott at firstname.lastname@example.org or 360.632.9390. $150 if registered with deposit before April 15. After April 15: $175.
Making Love Visible: For Singles and Couples Sunday, March 19, 2017 ~~ 9am – 6pm Sustainable Living Center ~~ Bellingham, WA Through whose eyes are you looking when you look at your partner, spouse, marriage, partnership? Your mother’s, father’s, grandmother’s or
Thank you, Leonard Cohen, for reminding us these dark winter days: There’s a crack in everything. That’s where the light gets in.
While the impulse to pathologize examples of partnership in one’s own or one’s partner’s family may be persistent, the deepest truths from the soul know otherwise. Underneath what can be seen by the mind’s eye lies a much larger field
Experiential Conversations: The Synergy of Soulcraft™ Practices and Family Constellations With Lisa Iversen, Anne Hayden & Sheila Belanger Thursday-Sunday, November 17-20, 2016 Aldermarsh Retreat Center South Whidbey Island Sliding Fee: $595 to $850 (includes lodging and meals). Discount of $50
Thanks to Una O’Connell for this essay on Mother’s Day, “Helping Women Hold Both Joy and Sorrow on Mother’s Day” by Gretchen Schmelzer. It is too powerful to stay in my inbox: Emotional Geographic.
“Why Does My Boss (or colleague, direct report, client…) Sound Like My Mom (or dad, brother, sister…)?” A BOB+BART Experiential Lab January 30 & 31, 2016 | Bellevue, WA Design, Methodology, and Registration It all begins and ends in 14
The video of the Tedx Talk I gave last month became available last night during our full moon, the eve of American Thanksgiving holiday. My deepest prayer is that the essence of this message makes a good contribution toward reconciliation
This summer I was invited to give a Tedx talk. Tedx is the regional version of Ted talk events. It took me a week to accept the invitation. Some things feel like a big deal because they are, and this
Facilitator Friday Series: “Work: Grandparents, Parents, Us” Friday, September 11, 1-5pm Bellingham, WA The influence of our parents and grandparents is with us in all aspects of our lives, including our worklives. Their gifts, aptitudes, worklives, dreams (realized and unfulfilled),
Facilitator Friday BOB and BART: Power, Love, and Work Friday, June 5, 2015 9am-5pm Bellevue, WA* with Lisa Iversen and Kate Regan BOB (Belonging, Order, Balance) and BART (Boundaries, Authority, Roles, Task) point to foundational principles operating in family and organizational systems. Lisa and Kate came to see the interplay
All warm wishes to you and yours as we transition together into the new year. The Family Matters 2015 circle is coming together, and I feel clear in my task: to be present, invite, convene, and welcome each one as