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Risa Kaparo

Risa Kaparo

Risa Kaparo, PhD,
author of Awakening Somatic Intelligence, teaches Somatic Learning®, the evidence-based method she developed, internationally, from MIT to China’s Dalian Medical School. She practices somatic-psychotherapy in the California Bay Area and elsewhere.

Awakening Somatic Intelligence: The Art and Practice of Embodied Mindfulness

Oct 30 - Nov 01, 2015 Begins in 3 weeks
with Risa Kaparo

Is it possible that even a slight shift in awareness can bring about such profound change that we no longer live in the same body or the same reality?
You are warmly invited to rediscover the sacred, spacious intelligence of your bodymind — the source of transformative healing and the deep ecology of embodied mindfulness. We will explore and then go beyond object-bound, self-identification to allow for a rich, inside-out emergence of what wants to be lived as ourselves, all-at-once, here-now.
Participants will be shown how ato: 


CoPresencing: The Art of Dialogue as Social Meditation

Jan 10 - 15, 2016 Begins in 3 months
with Risa Kaparo

The art of dialogue as social meditation helps you develop a deep ecology of affect and the capacity to embody an intimacy with what is. Known as CoPresencing, this discipline is practiced in social, professional, and psychotherapeutic contexts, or as a dialogue with oneself. CoPresencing also has profound implications for couples. This workshop includes training in the following CoPresencing practices:



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