Category: Inner Work

Esther Perel Video: Rethinking Infidelity

Just a heads up that Esther Perel has just done a second TedTalk which is now available. Esther Perel is a couple’s therapist with a specialty in desire and sexuality. I first found out about her several years ago via another therapist I respect, Terry Real. Together they have run several online courses around relationships,… Read more »


I’ve been chewing my way, as many of us have, through the crazy going ons of late in our world (financial strife, wars, violence, militarization of communities, disease, environment degradation, etc). The SHIFT is upon us … its make or break time. Are we going to evolve to a higher level of being in this… Read more »

Tom Kenyon and the Power of Sound

Poking around Gaiam TV last night (I’m a subscriber), I watched the new movie about sound healer Tom Kenyon, called Song of the New Earth. As written about in a previous post, I have great respect for Tom Kenyon’s sound and healing work. It was nice to learn more about this fascinating man and his… Read more »

Christina Merkley: My Right Brain Journey

A few posts ago I shared my left-brain journey. Now I’m going to share my right-brain journey. Not as a narcissistic exercise or true confessions but rather to hopefully be of help and service. To give equal attention and merit to the right-brain sides of us, which often gets short shrift or even derogatory treatment… Read more »

Visual Coaching Templates: Pros & Cons to Native and Foreign Language Use

As per usual, we have a great cohort in SHIFT-IT Online (online coaching group using my Visual Maps to aid professional and personal shifts).  I run this program twice a year and it’s also a pre-requisite for Visual Coach Certification (for coaches, therapists and other helping professionals to work visually with their own clients and… Read more »

Events Calendar

SHIFT-IT SCHOOL: UPCOMING COURSES For Beginners Or Repeaters: Fundamentals of Interactive-Visuals Visual Skills for Process Work with Groups and Individuals This professional skills training (fully online) thoroughly covers the four main ways of working visually: Studio Work, Graphic Recording, Graphic Facilitation and Graphic Coaching. Over 87% of your consulting, facilitation, training, teaching and coaching clients… Read more »