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The Metamorphosis Lab: A Quest for Transformation Weekend of March 16-18, 2018

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“At the root of many lives lies a polarity that can feel impossible to bridge,” says Carol Greenhouse. “Maybe it's a lack of initiative or the self-loathing that keeps you from generating self-love. Through the lens of Transformative Theory, a holistic model developed over four decades by European visionary Ruediger Dahlke, we call this polarity the Gordian Knot. The Metamorphosis Lab is a spiritually nourishing workshop designed to help you recognize your knot and develop the fire to untangle it and thus free yourself from old patterns. Transformative Theory offers insight into the psychosomatic influences on your health, relationships, work, and more. This workshop is for you if you want a rich new lens through which to see your life's journey, if you're stuck in stubborn patterns, or if you're ready to take the next step on your path.” After registration, each participant will receive a comprehensive form on which you'll be asked to tell your story. The instructor will review these in detail and customize the workshop accordingly, giving you the opportunity, tools, and new perspective needed to rewrite that story.
Recommended reading: Dahlke, The Healing Power of Illness; Ford, The Dark Side of the Light Chasers.


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