Co-sponsored by Enneagram in Seattle and Vision Point Associates
Those of us who have worked with the Enneagram for many years have discovered how truly difficult it is to influence our reactivity. When we are faced with challenging life circumstances, we find ourselves falling into our type structure’s patterns of overreacting, even though we know better.
At the heart of our work with the Enneagram is the process of increasing awareness of ourselves— how and why we react as we do and where this is experienced. A critical part of that awareness is the “felt sense” in the body. We may be able to obscure and deceive ourselves by following our highly conditioned cognitive-emotional patterns. By listening to the body we can access these operating patterns at their roots. This enables us to free ourselves from automatically following these impulses and re-enacting our type patterns.
Marion and Terry will show you how to skillfully use the Somatic Awareness Practice. This practice strengthens our capacity to stay present longer with the uncomfortable sensation of the highly defended aspect of our type structures in order to free the life force contained within it. Ultimately this leads to a more peaceful and resourceful state with greater resilience.
The workshop format includes panel interviews to demonstrate the application of the Somatic Awareness Practice, guided inner practices, and simple movement and interactive exercises to return you to a place of extended grounded presence and greater well-being – especially when life is challenging.
The Mountaineers Program Center
Room Goodman B
7700 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98115
$245 by April 4, 2015
$275 after April 4
Register online with the form below. To register by mail or fax, download a flyer/registration form.
This program is approved for 12 hours of Continuing Education credits (CEUs) for LMFTs, LCSWs and LMHCs through Vision Point Associates, provider #1975-112 certified by NASW Washington Chapter. If you will want CEUs for this class, please notify Barb Allgaier at 866-241-6162, ext. 1, toll-free, or 303-697-9456 outside the U.S.
To learn more, or for other registration questions, contact: Barb Allgaier at 866-241-6162, ext. 1, toll-free, or 303-697-9456 outside the U.S.
By April 4, 2015: Deposit refunded less $50 administrative fees
After April 4: Due to our site reservation commitments, deposit refunded less $100 administrative fees and any site costs incurred by late cancellation fees.