Sharon Strand Ellison, the author of Taking the War Out of Our Words, is a pioneer in the field of eliminating defensiveness. An international communication consultant and award-winning speaker, Sharon is the Founder and Executive Director of the Institute for Powerful Non-Defensive Communication. In this interview she describes and gives examples of defensiveness and explains how openness, honesty and curiosity results in connection and communication with others.
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A section from the The Wandering, Winding Way of the Wound Course on the modern paths of healing ancient trauma
The role of music, psychedelics, and Ayahuasca ceremony in working with Trauma and addiction, recorded live in Berlin for the Wisdom of Trauma tour.
Zaya and Maurizio connect with therapist Deran Young on her story and the layers of racialized trauma
What is deep medicine? How can re-establishing our relationships with the Earth and one another help us to heal?
We are all connected through the traumatization of the world and that the healing of trauma is a way of returning to the wholeness and fullness of living.
In this conversation from the “Talks on Trauma” series Gabor investigates the paths of personal Trauma woven into the Buddhist and personal psychology fields for which Jack and Tara are so well known.
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