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Embodied Awakening in Everyday Life—6-Session Intensive

June 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Embodied Awakening in Everyday Life

June 21, 24, 28 and July 1, 8, 15, 2021
9:00 am – 11:00 am Pacific Time, each day
on Zoom
Noon Eastern, 5pm UTC

Recordings will be available and sent to all who register.

The Embodied Awakening Intensive offers a deep dive into the practicalities of awakened living. Your everyday human life will be the laboratory as we explore the myth of the separate self and how to live the deepest nondual teachings of infinite oneness.

For course details and registration, please click here.

How do you handle a frustrating encounter with someone? How do you navigate your relationships? What about money, sexuality, work, and life purpose? What do you do with feeling disappointed or hurt or bored? What about needs, desires, and stressful times? We’ll carefully shed the light of awareness on your personal attachments, bringing a loving perspective and clarity to these common life situations.

Together, we’ll create a safe and supportive community of pure intention for peace and freedom.

We’ll use explorations, practices, and experiments in our sessions and between sessions to study the living reality of non-separation. You’ll get the felt direct experience of being in life open, without defenses, and free of the mind’s need to control. This is the foundation you need for openhearted awakened living.

Throughout our six sessions together, you’ll practice staying deeply grounded in your present moment experience. From this grounded awareness, you’ll learn to meet your programmed patterns—the inner critic, long-standing shame, feelings of fear and insecurity—with intelligence and loving acceptance. This is how you begin to shed the feeling of separation so you are free to be fully alive in your life as it is right now.

Here’s what we’ll cover:

  • Sessions 1 and 2: No self, no problem; aliveness in everyday life;
  • Sessions 3 and 4: Early trauma and conditioned patterns; waking up in your relationships;
  • Session 5: Freedom beyond the mind-driven life; awakened action;
  • Session 6: Emptiness, surrender, devotion, intimacy with Life.

Come prepared to move out of your comfort zone in all areas of your life. You’ll discover the brilliance of embodying love, awareness, and deep connection with all…available in every moment.

“I have found your approach really works for me. It gives me hope, and I actually believe that that I can live, think and feel differently, no matter what the situation.” ~ F.C.

For course details and registration, please click here.

A free information session with Gail is offered on Saturday, June 19 from 9-10am Pacific. You’ll learn more about the course, and there will be time for Q&A. Please click here for details and to join the session.

Friends are saying:

“I have found your approach really works for me. It gives me hope, and I actually believe that that I can live, think and feel differently, no matter what the situation.” ~ F.C.

“I love the meetings; I feel so safe and connected in the group. The community experience through Zoom is a treasure from the COVID-19 experience for me.” ~Judy F.

“Gail was a wonderful loving and attentive presence; I felt seen and heard.” ~A.C.

“I liked the sense of trust, profound acceptance, safety, unconditional love and support that Gail brought to us. The course made me realize the importance of being involved in a community of people dedicated to the most important thing to me, Healing and Awakening. I just cannot do it alone!” ~Aline B

Gail Brenner, Ph.D. is your guide on this journey. She is a clinical psychologist and lover of truth with a fire that burns brightly. She brings to this work years of experience with individuals and groups and is known for creating the sense of safety and trust needed for this deeper exploration.

If you have further questions, please email Gail directly at [email protected]

Details

Date:
June 21
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Website:
https://opencirclecenter.org/event/gail-brenner-intensive-jun-jul-2021/

Organizer

Open Circle Center
Email:
web@opencirclecenter.org
Website:
https://opencirclecenter.org/event/gail-brenner-mar-29-2020/

Venue

online