Gifted Healers

The Healing of a Healer

Do You Feel: confusion about whose information you are receiving? attachment to outcomes? defensiveness? fearful or overwhelmed by what you experience? Inner Resolution If you are a healer, it is likely that a child you experienced states of heightened awareness that may have been somatic, energetic, psychic or empathic. As a highly sensitive child

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Healers & Aligned Communication

When your intentions correspond with your internal state, your actions mirror your authentic self. We communicate with words, tone, facial expression, energy, body language, actions, objects, and ideas. We communicate with what we create, and how we organize our environments. Without being aware of it, we communicate our inner pain, confusion, resentment, or an

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Sensory Processing

In Dawna Markova’s book The Art of the Possible she describes the different sensory preferences we each have for taking in information. Her work moves us beyond the simple notion of being an auditory, visual, or kinesthetic learner. She explains that, depending upon the mode of processing that is required, your primary way of receiving information may

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Books on Healing & Resources

Healing The Alchemy of Illness, Kat Duff Body, Self and Soul, Jack Rosenberg, Marjorie Rand and Diane Asay Focusing, Eugene Gendlin Hands of Light, Barbara Brennan Minding the Body, Mending the Mind, Joan Borysenko On Death and Dying, Elisabeth Kubler-Ross A Path with Heart, Jack Kornfield The Psychobiology of Mind-Body Healing, Ernest Rossi Spacious

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A Spirit Centered Practice

The theory of what you do and the techniques and tools you possess facilitate adaptive change. Unless you are dedicated to being a vehicle for the wisdom of a client’s spirit, for a client’s unseen, intangible being— I believe your skills as a healer are limited. Aspects of a Spirit Centered Practice Include: respecti

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The Path of a Healer

In my experience, there are those who learn healing techniques and work in various modalities to bring about health in others, and there are those who have innate gifts that get channeled through a modality, or a number of modalities. I work with people whose highly sensitive natures and innate gifts lead them in

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Metaphors and the Healer

When I was in southeastern Alaska tracking humpback whales, or running a whale research boat in the San Juan Islands following pods of Orcas, I discovered I had some special sense of where the whales would surface after long periods of time submerged. It was as if I was keeping pace with them

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Inner Awareness & Clear Communication

Inner awareness includes being aware of what you want to convey. The spirit of your communication is aligned when your intention mirrors how you actually feel. In Pilates and other forms of dance the extension or movement begins – not with the limb – but in the core. This is the same with communicatio

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Spiritual Bypassing

One of the ways my philosophy has distinguished me as a practitioner is that I believe that if you aren’t walking into your pain, you are avoiding healing. If someone contacts me with the goal of becoming more spiritual, or because they are a seeker, or because they want to be a healer, I explai

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Books about Trauma

For many people, just accepting the label of trauma can be a long journey. I find that most clients just need some text that resonates in order to accept the term and to begin the path of healing. The books I have listed here are more in depth than most may need. However, the

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