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Dr. Leslie Ellis
This short course will introduce you to my three favourite experiential dreamwork methods: focusing, gestalt and active imagination. You will learn basic and important ways to use these methods to engage with dreams and also to help treat nightmares, a critical skill for any clinician working with clients who suffer from depression or the effects of trauma.

The 3-hour live online class will be divided into the follow sections:
- Overview of embodied experiential dreamwork practice
- Techniques to weave focusing (Gendlin), Gestalt therapy (Perls) and active imagination (Jung) together for a safe, gentle and deeply experiential approach to any dream
- Application, including demos and exercises for working with the dreams and nightmares in a safe, engaging and deeply experiential way
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Ann Weiser Cornell
As life starts to expand again, it might seem like everything is getting easier. And, in some ways, that's true. Yet, there are also challenges (and stressors) you probably haven't had to face for a long time. One thing is for sure, we are in times of unprecedented change (at least in our lifetimes) and that's a hard place to be.

This is a 30-minute free webinar (with Ann Weiser Cornell) with warm, positive tips for emotional self-care in these challenging times.

My hope is that you’ll leave the webinar with a greater sense of resilience and some relief from the stressful feelings you might be having. And that you’ll know you are not alone.
Online via Zoom
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Beth Mahler Maria Skoufas
Join us for a free information session to learn more about our two year focusing training and certification program.

No obligation to join. All who are interested are welcome.
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Annette Dubreuil 3 butterflies, triad
This 2-hour workshop is an intimate experience with you and two other people, plus myself as the facilitator. Each person gets a 30-minute Focusing turn, a 30-minute listening turn and 30-minute observing. As the facilitator, I co-listen, deepening the experience of the Focuser while providing the listener with timely questions to ask or help with timing.

Focusing Triads are held a few times per month. Next date and time options:
-Wednesday, July 28, 2-4 pm EDT
-Thursday, August 5, 9-11 am EDT
Zoom
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Beth Mahler Maria Skoufas
Join us for a free information session to learn more about our two year focusing training and certification program.

No obligation to join. All who are interested are welcome.
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Focusing Roundtables Annette Dubreuil Chiara Borrello Rosa Zubizarreta
Much remains to be explored and learned about how Focusing can enhance organizational effectiveness, leadership and the employee experience. In this Roundtable we will explore what happens (or could happen) when The Pause is brought into our organizations, businesses and workplaces.
Online
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highlights logo Peter Afford
What might our human world look like if we were to organise it with the felt sense in mind?

We can make the felt sense an organising principle for everyone in responding to the world around us in a reflective manner. We can listen to it in facing our collective challenges, including climate change and other threats to our future.

In this Highlight webinar Peter will present a neuroscience perspective on the felt sense as the expression of one half of the brain – the right hemisphere – and he will suggest some features of this organising principle.

The illustrated presentation will be followed by discussion so that participants have the opportunity to contribute their own thoughts on the subject.

All are welcome to attend. Some familiarity with Focusing will be helpful, but is not required.
Online (Class will also be recorded)
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Beth Mahler Maria Skoufas
Join us for a free information session to learn more about our two year focusing training and certification program.

No obligation to join. All who are interested are welcome
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Naty Calviño. Counselor, Certified Focusing Trainer, Yogatherapist
Focusing, Teoría Polivagal y Trauma
A partir de Agosto.
Lunes 18 a 20 (hora del Este)
Lunes 19 a 21 hs. (Hora Argentina)
Si ya tenés nivel 1 y 2 de Focusing y querés seguir avanzando, o ya tenés una idea y querés seguir practicando...estos encuentros son para vos! Serás muy bienvenido/a.
Comunicate conmigo al +5491157408743 o a [email protected]

Focusing Roundtables Annette Dubreuil Chiara Borrello Rosa Zubizarreta
Much remains to be explored and learned about how Focusing can enhance organizational effectiveness, leadership and the employee experience. In this Roundtable we will explore what happens (or could happen) when The Pause is brought into our organizations, businesses and workplaces.
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Beatrice Blake, teacher of Thinking at the Edge
Is there something that you’d like to do or write about but you lack the confidence to begin? Thinking at the Edge helps you sense into the “more” behind your ideas so that you can write and act from what you know.

Do you long to contribute to the world from the richness of the insights life has given you? With Thinking at the Edge, you delve into your own experience so that your new direction follows from of all you have lived.

Maybe you need clarity and next steps about a persistent problem or a complex issue. With Thinking at the Edge you can find the unique gifts within the challenges you face.
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TIFI logo  Amona Buechler
An online, interactive 4-session course facilitated by Amona Buechler. Takes place on 4 Wednesdays: August 4, 11, 18, and 25, 2021.

Nonviolent Communication (NVC) and Focusing in combination offer a beautiful ground for exploring how to refine these delicate listening and communication skills.

All are welcome. The class size will not be limited and participants do not need to attend live. Recordings of the individual sessions will be distributed to all registrants prior to the next session (except in the case of technical difficulties).
Online (Class will also be recorded)
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Naty Calviño. Counselor, Certified Focusing Trainer, Yogatherapist
Listening to the wisdom of our bodies

The Level 1 4 week intensive course I'm offering in August starts with the basics of Focusing , Polyvagal Theory, and the Felt Sense Polyvagal Model, It's 2 1/2 hours every week with time for practice and experiential work.

You can do this Course on its own or then continue with the other levels that lead to the International Certification. We'll be meeting once a week for 2 1/2 hours during these 4 weeks, where we will share Gendlin's wisdom and also go into Polyvagal Theory and understand how our bodies are always trying to keep us safe and carry us in the direction of life.

Thursdays in the morning: 10 am -12.30 pm (Eastern time)
or
Fridays in the evening 5.30-7.30 pm (Eastern time)

For more information and registering, please e mail me: [email protected] or whatsapp +5491157408743
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Annette Dubreuil Two butterflies, Focusing partnerships
In this four-week Focusing course, we delve deeply into each of the 6 steps. Each class includes a teaching of one or two steps and listening skills, a small experiential exercise, and then practice.

Dates for the next group:
-Tuesdays, 12:30-2:30 pm EDT (6:30-8:30 pm CEST), August 10-31
-Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm EDT, September 7-28
-Wednesdays, 1:30-3:30 pm EDT (7:30-9:30 pm CEST), September 22-October 13
Zoom
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highlights logo Dana Ganihar Baruch Brenner
Throughout his life - Gendlin, the philosopher of ‘being human’ - continuously investigated the processes that enabled life to move forward and evolve.

We were excited to discover that in his last years Gendlin explored the intricate connections between humans and the larger system, a discovery that inspired our path of on-going crossing between Focusing and prayer. 

In this webinar we will: Explore what happens when we “Clear the space” for the word “prayer”; Become inspired by relevant texts of Gendlin's philosophy when you read them with a fresh perspective; Learn and experience the new kind of model of “Prayer for Focusers” we developed.

There will also be time for questions and comments from participants. This webinar is intended for those already familiar with Focusing though all are welcome to attend.
Online (Class will also be recorded)
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Beatrice Blake, teacher of Thinking at the Edge
Is there something that you’d like to do or write about but you lack the confidence to begin? Thinking at the Edge helps you sense into the “more” behind your ideas so that you can write and act from what you know.

Do you long to contribute to the world from the richness of the insights life has given you? With Thinking at the Edge, you delve into your own experience so that your new direction follows from of all you have lived.

Maybe you need clarity and next steps about a persistent problem or a complex issue. With Thinking at the Edge you can find the unique gifts within the challenges you face.
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Focusing Roundtables Sue Burrell Jen Dunbabin
In this Oceania Roundtable, the question we will explore is "Can Focusing transform how we handle hot potatoes?" We will organize our exploration into two stages, first working in small groups to bring awareness to our own personal patterns of handling hot potatoes and then experimenting by choosing a hot potato to discuss together.

Friday, 27th August 2021 from 9:00am-11:00am Sydney, AEST

Friday, 27th August from 11:00am-1:00pm, New Zealand, NZST

Friday, 27th August from 7:00am-9:00am Perth, Western Australia, AWST
Online
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Sandy Jahmi Burg 2019
An online entry level Focusing class that prepares you to begin a Focusing partnership. And a great opportunity to review the basics of Self-in-Presence as a way of being that creates space for lasting change.
Meets six times on Tuesdays 7 – 9pm EDT.
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Wendi Maurer Hanspeter Mühlethaler
THINKING AT THE EDGE, STEPS 6 – 9
There really is life after steps 1 - 5! Have you gone through those steps and wondered how to get to the more after that? In this class, you will work with instances in your life that feel relevant to your topic. You will experience more meaning emerging from each experience. And by applying a method called crossing, your understanding of your topic will continue to expand and deepen.

6 two hour classes starting September 1 2021
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Jan Winhall Stephen Porges
The course combines on-demand lectures by Jan Winhall with recorded conversations between Jan and Stephen Porges. Also included is a live 90-min Q&A session with Jan held at 12:00 pm September 10, 2021.
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Alex Maunder
There will be an online Quantum Focusing training weekend on Zoom on Sept 11-12th 2021. This training module will train participants in the understanding and use of the Alexander Technique. Focusing and Internal Family Systems and the theory and practice of working with Parts. How Quantum Physics has helped the understanding and development of Quantum Focusing (QF). Working with the Energetic Connection, both externally in personal relationships and internally in healing conflicted parts. Clearing blockages to action so that energy can flow freely and effortlessly. Creating the future that you want, right now, by living beyond the constrictions of space and time.

This is one complete weekend workshop module

Times: Saturday & Sunday 10.00 am – 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm – 5.00 pm New York (EDT) -3 Hrs to Los Angeles so, Saturday & Sunday 7.00 am – 10.00 am and 11.00 am – 2.00 pm Los Angeles Saturday & Sunday 3.00 pm – 6.00 pm and 7.00 pm – 10.00 pm London (GMT Summertime) Saturday & Sunday 4.00 pm – 7.00 pm and 8.00 pm – 11.00 pm Rome ( CEST)

Cost: $300 per module (waged), $150 per module (low income), $50 (no regular income).

All proceeds will go to the Focusing Neuroscience Research Fund to pay for further SPECT scans in California.

Contact: Alex Maunder: [email protected] or (M) 00447817219698
website: www.quantumfocusing.org



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Dr. Leslie Ellis
When a client brings a dream or nightmare, do you feel confident in helping them process it? If you would like to deepen and enrich your dreamwork practice, and learn how to safely treat nightmares, consider joining us.
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Leslie Ellis Serge Prengel Jan Winhall
This training program puts Focusing-oriented therapy within the context of neuroscience, trauma-informed therapy and depth psychology.
Ann Weiser Cornell Carol Nickerson
Go deeper into Focusing and Focusing partnership. Learn the skill of guiding with sensitivity and awareness. Interactive advanced Focusing training by Zoom for 9 weeks, includes partnership practice.

Taught by Ann Weiser Cornell (author of The Power of Focusing) and Carol Nickerson.

Includes videos, demos, readings, discussion, group exercises, and individual sessions. Partnership Proficiency Recognition awarded on completion.
Online via Zoom
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Jeffrey Morrison, LMHC Randi Love, LMHC
Join Jeffrey Morrison, Director of the Seattle Focusing Institute, and Randi Love for this introductory workshop on the transformative potential of Focusing. You’ll begin to learn the basic steps of Focusing so that you can incorporate Focusing in your healing practice.
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Sandy Jahmi Burg 2019
An online entry level Focusing class that prepares you to begin a Focusing partnership. And a great opportunity to review the basics of Self-in-Presence as a way of being that creates space for lasting change.
Meets six times on Wednesdays 7 – 9pm Eastern New York Time.
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Ruth in Jerusalem
The Intermediate-Advanced comprehensive Online Program has been offered by the International Focusing Institute since 2014. Equivalent to Levels 3 and 4, the program features training in a small group (maximum 8 participants), a 102 page Training Manual, demos, group and individual exercises, and support in deepening and expanding your understanding and skills in Focusing as well as in sharing Focusing with others.

For information about Part I of this training, the Focusing Basics Program, please see listing below, beginning on Monday, October 11, 2021
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Ruth Moon garden Garden
The Focusing Basics Program designed and taught by Ruth Hirsch, an internationally recognized trainer with over 25 years experience teaching Focusing, this program is equivalent to Levels 1 and 2. The training includes 8 weekly class sessions, an introductory 1-1 Guided Focusing Session with the Trainer, a 136 page Manual, homework partnerships and email support between classes.

During these times when the world and our place in it might feel uncertain, Focusing offers you a straight-forward way to find inner peace and meaning through connecting more deeply with yourself and each other.

With ample personal attention in a small group setting (maximum 8 participants), you’ll gain a fundamental understanding of Focusing. You'll also acquire the skills and ability to use this remarkable process in your life, both by yourself and with a partner.

During this time when the world and our place in it might feel uncertain, the process of learning Focusing offers you the ability to connect with your self and each other in a deeper more meaningful way.

Learning Focusing will allow you to make decisions that you feel good about, have more vitality in your life, connect more fully with yourself and your spirituality, improve your relationship with yourself and others, learn how to work with the inner critic- in general, learning Focusing will positively affect all aspects of your life!

This program is also suitable as a first step for professionals in learning Focusing for use with clients.
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Ann Weiser Cornell Lucinda Hayden
Discover powerful skills for life change based on self-acceptance and being present in the moment. Start to experience the process of Focusing and Focusing partnership. Learn how to cultivate an inner environment of calm, open, curious awareness which is the foundation from which lasting change emerges. Interactive beginning Focusing training by Zoom for 9 weeks, includes partnership practice.

Taught by Ann Weiser Cornell (author of The Power of Focusing) and Lucinda Hayden.

Includes videos, demos, readings, discussion, group exercises, and individual sessions. One 50-minute pre-class Focusing session with Lucinda Hayden is included in the course fee.
Online via Zoom
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Ann Weiser Cornell
Want to watch as Ann Weiser Cornell guides someone through their very first Focusing session?

Focusing can be puzzling to talk about. It can be hard to learn from a book or a video. But when someone is actually taken through the process, you get it! Be present to observe as Ann guides three first-time Focusers (one each week) - and then comment afterward. The guest Focusers are volunteers who understand that their session will be witnessed by a safe and respectful group of people.
Online via Zoom
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The world in a tea cup Vera Rolfine Fryd
Deepen and explore your listening to a Focusing partner, to clients, or in your life, as a way of deepening your listening to yourself and to your surroundings.
Increase your presence and your “mindfulness” in your life through deepening your listening in a Felt Sensing kind of way.
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Vera Rolfine Fryd The world in a tea cup
Deepen and explore your listening to a Focusing partner, to clients, or in your life, as a way of deepening your listening to yourself and to your surroundings.
Increase your presence and your “mindfulness” in your life through deepening your listening in a Felt Sensing kind of way.
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Sandy Jahmi Burg 2019
An online entry level Focusing class that prepares you to begin a Focusing partnership. And a great opportunity to review the basics of Self-in-Presence as a way of being that creates space for lasting change.
Meets six times on Sundays 1 - 3 pm New York EDT.

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French Focusing Community
The 2022 international Focusing Conference will take place in beautiful Ardeche, France, at Lou Capitelle and Spa: www.loucapitelle.com.

The French Focusing Community is making everything ready for us all to be together in June 2022. IFEF (Institut de Focusing d'Europe Francophone) has been organizing summer schools each year in France for many years. Now they are ready to share their vibrant community with the world. All workshops will be in French and English.

Registration is now open!
Early bird rates available now.

We can't wait to be together.

Vivement Juin 2022!
Beautiful Ardeche, France, at Lou Capitelle and Spa
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