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Road Map for Life
Twelve Seminars for Creating the Life You Want
- Creating the Relationship of Your Dreams: Pathways to Healing for Singles and Couples
Learn how unmet childhood needs affect your adult relationships and how you and
your partner can heal
together. More than just a fast fix, this seminar addresses underlying issues.
- Hooked on Love: When You Love Too Much (Part 1)
Are you afraid of being abandoned? Are you so hooked on someone that you sacrifice
everything to keep the relationship alive? Do you feel like a door mat? This seminar
can help you replace self-defeating behaviors with a more positive way of living.
- Hooked on Love: When You Love Too Much (Part 2)
Understanding codependency is only half the battle. This seminar looks at recovery
and ways that codependents can learn to empower themselves, set boundaries and enjoy
- Understanding the Addict in Your Life: Awakening to Recovery (Part 1)
It's not a moral weakness, a lack of willpower or a failure to face the world. Addiction
is about the struggle to fill the hole in one's soul through alcohol, drugs and other
means. This seminar will look at the shame, isolation and despair of the addictive personality.
- Understanding the Addict in Your Life: Awakening to Recovery (Part 2)
Growth and recovery can be fraught with dangers: relapses, fear and all the challenges
that come with change. This seminar offers guideposts to help the addict or anyone close
to them as they take those first tenuous steps toward a satisfying life.
- Healing Toxic Relationships: How to Talk so Your Partner Listens
This is your chance to learn how to break destructive cycles in relationships and develop
new, positive ways of relating to those you love. Learn how to move from pain, conflict
and disconnection into a deeply loving relationship.
- Everyday Addictions that Destroy Your Happiness
Who hasn't hit the department store after a fight? Or worked late to avoid going home? These behaviors may seem harmless, but if they're being used to avoid feelings, then they're process addictions. This seminar will help you understand what process addictions are and how they damage your life.
- When Love Hurts: How to Heal a Painful Relationship
It's more than angry words. It's nonphysical behavior that is used to control, intimidate, isolate or punish through degradation, humiliation or fear. It damages relationships and destroys lives. This seminar addresses the often hidden reasons for these destructive behaviors.
- The Healing Power of Experiential Psychotherapy: Where Talk Therapy Never Goes
Psychodrama uses role-playing to help participants tap into painful emotions so that they can at last be healed. This seminar will introduce you to this unique type of therapy that goes to the heart of the matter.
- Recovering from Childhood Trauma: Breaking the Cycle of Pain
For millions of children, traumatic events are everyday occurrences that insidiously carve deep scars into their hearts. The people they trust behave in ways that cause deep pain. Then, unknowingly, those children become adults who do the same thing. But there are ways to break the cycle for future generations.
- Sex and Love Addiction 101
Sex and Love Addiction 101 explores the dark despair of sex and love addiction for both the addict and the partner and helps you understand options for healing.
- Facing Heartbreak: Steps to Recovery for Partners of Sex Addicts
Learning your partner is a sex addict is devastating, but it does not have to lead to the end of the relationship. Couples that work through the many challenges and learn new skills are often in the end, rewarded with a healthier, happier and more satisfying relationship than they ever thought possible.
- Grieving Life's Losses: Developing the Courage to Mourn (Part 1)
Learn how losses of any kind the death of a spouse, the end of a career, or the loss of a pet can turn your world upside down. Discover how in our zest to move on with life, we fail to complete the grieving process, only to realize later road that we have never really recovered from the loss. This seminar addresses grief and also offers concrete tips for helping someone else who is going through the grief process.
- Grieving Life's Losses: Developing the Courage to Mourn (Part 2)
Grief is a complicated process. Learn the Stages of Grief, from the early days of numbness to a time of recovery. This seminar will help you understand the difference between healthy and unhealthy grief. It looks at what happens if we try to rush the grieving process. It also examines the role that experiential psychotherapy or psychodrama can play in helping us address our losses and start healing.
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