More than 60 presenters and workshop holders confirmed!
May 27-31, 2020
IEC Online 2020 will be a new and creative way to connect with potentially hundreds of integralists from around the world for an amazing 4 days in the online space.
We intend to have as much meaningful exchange, sharing, and learning, along with connectedness and fun, as possible from our homes during the coronavirus times, and create an atmosphere of relaxedness, openness, curiosity, and playfulness in this collective meaning-making.
We proudly introduce now the updated list of presenters, workshop holders and artists who confirmed to share their views and expertise on the IEC Online this May.
Fresh Messages from the Founder of Integral Theory
Ken Wilber is often mentioned as the Einstein of consciousness studies, and one of the most important philosophers in the world today.
He is the originator of the world’s first truly comprehensive or integrative philosophy, aptly named “Integral Theory.” As Wilber himself puts it: “I’d like to think of it as one of the first believable world philosophies” — something that is becoming increasingly necessary in order to navigate and thrive in today’s world.
Ken Wilber is the most widely translated academic writer in America, with 25 books translated into some 30 foreign languages. He currently lives in Denver, Colorado, and is still active as a philosopher, author, and teacher, with all of his major publications still in print.
Hosting & What has Changed Since the Coronavirus Period?
Bence Ganti M.A., integral psychologist, international teacher of integral psychology. Integral European Conferences (IEC) and Integral Academy founder and director. A dual citizen of USA and Hungary, gives keynote addresses, presentations, and workshops worldwide, including Integral Flow Groups. He thought in San Francisco Mexico, Hungary, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Greece, Russia, Africa and other countries.
Coronavirus and Climate Emergency
Belgian author, former associate partner with McKinsey & Company. Laloux holds an MBA from INSEAD, and a degree in coaching from Newfield Network in Boulder, Colorado. He moved from Brussels with his young family to join an ecovillage in upstate New York. Laloux has travelled widely and speaks five languages.
Terri O’Fallon, Ph.D. is a partner in STAGES International, a researcher and has been teaching for 45 + years. She is a coach, a spiritual director and a designer of transformative containers and programs. Terri does ongoing research on the STAGES developmental model which supports four later levels of development.
Going Sane in a World Gone Mad: The ILP of Now
Terry Patten co-wrote the book Integral Life Practice and has taught ILP to over 1000 people. He recently authored A New Republic of the Heart. He founded and leads Bay Area Integral. He also created “Beyond Awakening”. Earlier he founded Tools For Exploration, an early consciousness technologies company. Currently, he’s involved in restorative redwood forestry and fossil-fuel alternatives, and leads a social experiment uniting Inner, Outer and Inter(personal) Work for social transformation.
Theory U and Presencing for an Integral World
Dr. Otto Scharmer is Senior Lecturer at MIT, co-founder of the Presencing Institute and the MITx u.lab (140,000 users in 185 countries). He introduced the concept “presencing” in his bestselling books Theory U, & The Essentials of Theory U. He is co-author of Leading from the Emerging Future. He is a member of the World Future Council, a recipient of the MIT-Jamieson Prize for Teaching Excellence & the European Leonardo Corporate Learning Award.
Holacracy®: Encoding Teal into your Organizations
Brian Robertson is the world’s foremost expert on Holacracy, a revolutionary framework for self-managing organizations. After years as CEO of an award-winning software company, he co-founded HolacracyOne to share this innovative method with other organizations.
Susanne Bennett & Mark DeKay
Communicating the Climate Crisis by Design
Susanne was educated as an archaeological anthropologist at Columbia University. She is a master public speaker with more than 35 years’ experience in the fields of personal growth, building science, and environmental issues. She is the editor of “Integral Sustainable Design: transformative perspectives.” Susanne was trained by Al Gore as a Climate Reality Leader and co-leads lectures internationally on “Solving the Climate Crisis by Design,” along with trans-disciplinary research workshops.
Mark is a registered architect and Professor of Architecture at the Univ. of Tennessee, author of “Integral Sustainable Design: transformative perspectives,” co-author of “Sun, Wind, and Light: architectural design strategies.” Mark and his wife/editor, Susanne, were trained by Al Gore as a Climate Reality Leaders. They offer lectures internationally on “Solving the Climate Crisis by Design,” along with trans-disciplinary workshops for faculty research teams using the Integral Research Approach.
Metamodernism – Friend or Foe to Integral?
Hanzi Freinacht, philosopher of metamodernism, is born at the crossroads of fact and fiction, part scholar, part guru, part joker, part revolutionary activist, part calm reformist. He lives and breathes between and beyond the disciplines, a thousand voices crisscrossing in his mind, oscillating between tormented confusion and blissful clarity.
Hanzi leaves his refuge in the Alps to share his sincerely-ironically held open conspiracy against modernity.
Heidi Hornlein, Ann Roberts, Jane Duncan Rogers,
Monia Frühwirth, Bettina Wichers
Conscious Ageing – an ongoing project
Heidi Hornlein: University studies in Mathematics, Physics, MA in Linguistics. Parellel studies in singing. Employment in a professional choir RIAS Berlin. 5 years study of voice and music in Rome. Self-study and meeting Integral theory led to developing “Integral voice training”. License in Gestalt Counseling. NLP and different Coaching approaches. Live broadcasts and video recordings with Mark Davenport in The Wisdom Factory on Conscious Ageing and other topics. Online Salon of the “Integrales Forum”.
Ann’s exploration of Conscious Ageing began in 2015 when after a 35 years career in organisational, team, and personal development, she retired from Police Scotland as a Leadership Development Consultant. She is now exploring Conscious Agers via an initiative called Active Wisdom: An Inquiry into our Elderhood. Ann is particularly interested in adult development opportunities within the life cycle stage of Elderhood that arises from the possibility of more freedom, more time, and more potential for exploration. In 1996 Ann first encountered an indigenous Mayan body of Teachings that, over the years, she has woven its tools and protocols with her love of Integral Theory. Ann lives in a village just south of Edinburgh in Scotland.
Jane Duncan Rogers is an award-winning Life and Death coach who helps people prepare well for the best ending of life possible.
Having been in the field of psychotherapy and personal growth for more than 25 years, she is also author of Gifted By Grief: A True Story of Cancer, Loss and Rebirth and Before I Go: Practical Questions to Ask and Answer Before You Die. She founded Before I Go Solutions in 2016.
Monia was born in Vienna, November 1941. Trained as a translator at the University of Vienna. Married since 1965, two daughters, three grandchildren. Lived in New York City for 9 years, studied and practiced Kundalini Yoga and comparative religions after experiencing cosmic consciousness in 1973. Further training in Buddhism for the West, Gestalt therapy according to Rebillot, shadow work. Since 2001 actively involved in the German speaking integral scene, chief editor of the integrale Perspektiven, founder of the Integrale Frauenfeld, organizing integral activities in Vienna.
Bettina refers in her work in the subtle stages to the Integral Methodological Pluralism (Ken Wilber) as metatheoretical framework and to Spiral Dynamics. For her work in the causal stages she refers to the Stages model of Terri O’Fallon, the developmental research of Susanne Cook-Greuter and of Roman Angerer. She is currently working on a study with Terri O’Fallon on the constructs of dementia as they show up in people in different stages of development. Together with Roman Angerer, she is developing different experimental formats to open the transition from the autonomous-integral stage to the stage of construct awareness.
Circling + Integral Zen: Live Practice
Co-founder and Vision-Holder of Circling Europe. In his vision, Circling elegantly meets the human need for connection and transcendent experiences. His Circling is known to lead straight into deep intimacy and insights into Being. Circling with Sean means playing in the mystery and walking the path of human development at the same time—think growing self awareness, interpersonal mastery, integrating shadow unconsciousness and experience transcendental wisdom.
We-Flow: Integral We-Space for Businesses
Stéphane’s background is in Business Intelligence & MBTI Coaching. During a Zen retreat, he experienced the 8 Jungian Cognitive functions as building blocks of the self, from a state of causal witnessing. He’s since devoted his livelihood to developing actionable collective states. He’s a sportsman and teamplayer at the core. Playfulness is his way of existing, and a wild card to help professionals. He trained & facilitated in Integral communities in Boulder, SF, Paris and finally Amsterdam.
Eugene Pustoshkin & Tatyana Parfenova
Integral Meditation for Hyperobject Meta-Awareness
A clinical psychologist & Integral therapist, Eugene is a deeply-experienced workshop facilitator, teacher-practitioner of Holoscendence, Integral Meditation, and AQAL Approach.
He’s been translating K. Wilber’s and other authors’ works on AQAL Integral Metatheory, Transpersonal Psychology, & Mindfulness for more than a decade (he translated/edited more than 10 books). Chief Editor at eroskosmos.org—the Russian Integral online journal. Bureau Chief for Russia at INTEGRAL LEADERSHIP REVIEW.
Certified mindfulness instructor & Holoscendence (Integral Psychology) practitioner/facilitator, Tatyana graduated from an Integral Theory course in Moscow. She is a facilitator and explorer of constructive states of consciousness beneficial to raising the quality of life. Tatyana has been organizing workshops and programs in Integral psychology for several years in Russia. She teaches workshops on Integral Theory & Practice and Vertical Adult Development.
Integral Filmmaking: Dimensions of Heroes Journeys
Vladimir Maykov, the President of the Association of Transpersonal Psychology and Psychotherapy has been seeking awareness for over 40 years. He was a member of the Context club, the main source of ‘Samizdat’ (Samizdat was a form of dissident activity across the Eastern Bloc in which individuals reproduced censored and underground makeshift publications, often by hand, and passed the documents from reader to reader – Translators Note. Source: Wikipedia) of spiritual literature in the Soviet Union. For the project “Soviet Mystics” Margarita Fedorova talked with him about the esoterics in times of the USSR, the false guru and modern “yoga-nutters”.
The Importance of Emptiness before Taking on Suffering
Hanna has been a practitioner of Tibetan Buddhism since 1982, living for 15 years in Samye Ling, Scotland, where she completed two traditional three year retreats. In 1997, after her first retreat, she began translating Buddhist teachers from English to German and intensified her studies of Buddhist philosophy and meditation in Hamburg and Nepal. She also started teaching at that time, and begun developing her own style of transmitting the traditional teachings and methods in a way that is appropriate to the Western culture, but retains the depth and power.
Whole Spectrum of Shadow Integration
Doshin is a poet, troublemaker, and teacher – a Zen Master of no rank. He is the founder of Integral Zen, Inc. the Colorado branch of the Hollow Bones Zen Order and co-founder of the Poetry of Dying Project, which uses the mirror of death to point to the essence of life. Doshin worked directly with JunPo as he first released and then developed the Process of Mondo Zen™. He has been fully trained and is adequately skilled in this incredibly transformative practice.
A fully integral and comprehensive approach on biohacking immunity
Dr. Olli Sovijärvi is one of the pioneers of holistic medicine in Finland. In 2006 he graduated from the University of Helsinki with a Licentiate degree in Medicine. In 2010–2011 Dr. Sovijärvi completed an Integral Theory degree at the John F. Kennedy University. 2013–18 Sovijärvi practiced medicine at a private clinic that specializes in nutrition and holistic health care. At present, Sovijärvi focuses on produces scientific content for preventive healthcare and wellbeing + keynote speaks.
Unearthing complexities: COVID-19 versus climate change
Gail Hochachka currently based at UBC as a visiting scholar in the Social-Ecological Systems Research Group in the Department of Forestry, and is also a doctoral fellow at the Department of Sociology and Human Geography at the University of Oslo, doing research on the human dimensions of climate change adaptation and transformations to sustainability. She co-founded Integral Without Borders Institute, and has taught at the graduate level at John F. Kennedy University. Gail’s enduring interest is on how to better understand and integrate the human dimensions of global environmental change in a more comprehensive, integral approach.
ECOintention – healing organizations & eco-systems
Hans Andeweg is General Manager of Center for ECOintention and initiator of the Europe Energetics Project and author of the books ‘In Resonance with Nature’ and ‘The Universe Loves A Happy Ending’. ECOintention is a remote healing method bringing healthy energy into large scale organizations and ecosystems. It combines modern science with ancient wisdom in a practical method. The Center for ECOintenion has more than 25 years of experience in applying the method in numerous international projects.
The Power Of Integral Music
Steve is a musician, Integral composer and workshop leader. He has performed with many ensembles from the London Symphony Orchestra to the Carnival Band. He has played for rituals based on Dagara traditions, and has co-led Rites of Passage for men. His major new composition, an ‘Integral Oratorio’, is the first of its kind. He has been an Integral and meditation practitioner for 25 years. He has created the experiential course ‘Demystifying Mysticism’ based on Wilber’s work. www.stevebanks.info
Is wisdom “the simplicity on the other side of complexity?”
Tom Murray is Chief Visionary and Instigator at Open Way Solutions LLC, which merges technology with integral developmental theory, and is also a Senior Research Fellow at the University of Massachusetts School of Computer Science. He is an Associate Editor at Integral Review, is on the editorial review board of the International Journal of Artificial Intelligence in Education, and has published articles on integral theory as it relates to a variety of topics. See www.tommurray.us
Some new metaphors to explain integral theory
Writer and business consultant. Creator of an “Evolutionary Intelligence”, educational program based on Spiral Dynamics and integral theory. Science editor and translator of Russian versions of books about Spiral Dynamics. The organizer of an annual international integral online conferences “The Great October Evolution”. An expert of a national initiative “Living Cities”. A happy husband and a father.
Nature: The next frontier of financial innovation
Ian is the Founder and Managing Partner of Ekofolio, a mission-driven fintech company making Forest assets investable and liquid, built on the latest advances in Blockchain Technology. Ekofolio believes that nature is the next necessary frontier of financial innovation, which will have to come soon , and at scale.
Ildikó Császár Rozsovits
Revealing Golden Shadow Through Body And Sounds
“As a psychologist, working with individuals and groups, I prefer using altered mindstates and nonverbal methods, like hypnotherapy, art therapy and bodywork group therapy, in order to reach the deepest parts of our shadows and the highest understanding of our true nature. They are so close to each-other…”
Bart De Coninck
Reconstructive, a new dimension
Doctor, Psychotherapist, Facilitator and teacher in Systemic work and Reconstructive. He’s the founder of Eigenkleur, a group practice for therapy and center for the development of consciousness. He facilitates workshops for men and different training programs in Reconstructive. He’s the director of Reconstructive School Belgium, the Belgian branch of RIIHS (Reconstructive International Integrative Holistic School), created by Carola Castillo.
Developing We-Space via Resonance Workshop
Tom Habib was founder and managing partner in a private group Clinical Psychology practice for 26 years. He is also adjunct faculty at Center for Integrative Psychology in the California School of Professional Psychology, San Diego. Tom is serving as the Chairperson for the IEC’s International Consortium of Integral Scholars. He is currently developing We-space experiences at San Diego Integral and utilizing these findings to help intimate couples’ stage and state development.
Christiane Seuhs-Schoeller & Diana Claire Douglas
Spiralling through Love and Power
Diana Claire Douglas, systemic facilitator, coach, consultant, author, founder of Knowing Field Designs; lead facilitator of Systemic Constellation Work (SCW) with The Hague Centre and Integral City. She is committed to offering Constellating for the Collective— through monthly gatherings, retreats, workshops, on-line sessions and at international conferences. At IEC2018 she was on the planning and facilitation team for the All-Community Constellation.
Olga Kiss, Katalin Gátfalvi, Gabriella Peuker
Spirals of connecting to ourselves and others
Olga Kiss, PhD is a philosopher, executive, and existential coach. She is an Assistant Professor at Corvinus University and the Vice President of Research of European Mentoring and Coaching Council Hungary.
She was an amateur dancer (ballroom dancing, jazz dance) and studied yoga for years. Now she is interested in alternative ways of healing, and finding the connection between Western scientific knowledge, philosophy and Eastern wisdom not only in words but in her personal experience as well.
Gabriella Peuker is an EMCC EIA accredited coach at Practitioner level, team coach, trainer, OD consultant. She has more than fifteen years of experience in working with groups and teams in business, in the field of SMEs and multinational companies. She has been ballroom dancing for 5 years that gives her deeper self-awareness and relationship management.
Katalin Gátfalvi is a mental health professional, coach, focus trainer, breathing trainer, relaxation trainer, and symbol therapist. She has met with free dance at MA-URI® INSTITUTE for the first time. Then she deepened her knowledge on variegation of movement and music experiencing in 5Rithm dance meditation sessions. She experinenced the connection of music and breathing in the Institute for Transpersonal Breathing. She is a personal and group consultant since 2008.
Next Generation Education: the Heart-Mind Way
“I am Halla. I have the heart of an artist, the mind of a scientist and the soul of a mystical gypsy. I live an integrated embodied life, where being, doing and nurturing oneself are all happening in a coherent relationship amongst themselves. I am anchored in human values. I seed ideas. I illuminate insights and higher understanding. I reveal patterns and expand the space of possibility. You will find my story, my publications and a portfolio of my body of work at www.hallamakarem.com”
The Subtle Art of Practice Design
Chris Alder is passionately dedicated to all forms of human growth and development, personal, professional and spiritual. He graduated as an Integral Master Coach™ with Integral Coaching Canada (ICC) in 2011 and went on to join the faculty in 2015. He is also an Integral Zen Priest, executive coach, leadership facilitator/trainer and dedicated father to his 2-year-old girl. His presentation style has been described as enthusiastic, engaging and thought-provoking
Unique Self, a new narrative of identity, in a time between stories
Claire Molinard is a uniquely gifted and passionate Integral Coach, Core Energetics psychotherapist and Unique Self teacher. She is an empowered holder in the Unique Self lineage as taught by Dr. Marc Gafni and has collaborated with him and Barbara Alexander since 2013 in developing the Unique Self Emergence Process, a comprehensive and dynamic framework for radical spiritual and psychological transformation. Based in Corsica, she offers training programs and workshops in the US and in Europe.
Primal Dance – Awakening the 7 basic capacities
Roberto is CEO & Founder of Ativa Consulting Group, a learning and development firm. Master of Organization Development by Universidad de Monterrey, Mexico. Certified Ontological Coach by Newfield Network. Advanced Body & Movement Coaching Program by Newfield Network. Certified Coach and Primal Dance Teacher by School of Transpersonal Integral Psychology (Argentina). He is currently taking the certification as Leadership Maturity Coach by the Center for Leadership Maturity (California).
Volution – beyond linear developmental thinking
Peter Merry is co-founder and Chief Innovation Officer at Ubiquity University and founder of the Center for Human Emergence (Netherlands). He has worked in and across different sectors. He is author of the books Evolutionary Leadership and Why Work?, and PhD dissertation on Volution Theory. He has an MSc in Human Ecology and practised deep ecology with John Seed.
Jon Skelton Pearson
From Thanatotic Drama to Erotic Dharma
“I met and fell in love with KW’s work in 1983, the year I started meditating and practising yoga. I qualified a a psychotherapist in 2000 and worked for 16 years from the Manchester Institute for Psychotherapy where I also supervised and taught. In 2009, I built and ran a yoga studio for nine years. In 2017, I married, moved to Brighton, UK and began a tantric apprenticeship. Rose and I now combine our skills into an integrally-informed tantra which we are beginning to teach worldwide.”
Katrijn Tack, Pascal Strauss
Turning Fear into Power
Katrijn Tack is a student Transpersonal Counselor (BA), in her last year and starting with her thesis about firewalking and creating heart energy / developing a growth mindset. In tradition of the teachings of Peggy Dylan (Sundoor Instituut), she’s developing herself as an empowerment coach and trainer. Working as a project manager empowerment, and driven by her passion, she’s honored to organize and facilitate the IEC 2020 firewalk exerpience.
Pascal Strauss is an Entrepreneur and Head of Business Unit Coaching at Syngeon in Luxemburg, where he is specialised in Creating Learning Organisations. One of his teachers is Peggy Dylan from the Sundoor Institute (USA) where he was licensed as a Sakahàn–Instructor – to Train and educated Empowerment Coaches. He is in co-operation with Universities and schools, i.e. guest lecturer at the IUBH. His mission is to close the gap between knowledge and experience, especially of the young generation.
Morning group meditation
“I was a Buddhist nun for ten years, training deeply in meditation in the Burmese Theravada tradition. I now teach meditation and lead Sanditthika Meditation Community in southern Spain.”
Jordan Myska Allen
Circling — Surrendered Leadership group experience
CEO of Circling Europe, author of A Beautiful Apocalypse. Jordan’s gift is in bringing the wisdom of Surrendered Leadership to the world—in the Austin Circling Studio and CircleAnywhere.com, in AI research teams and CEO networks, etc. You will see a constant willingness to trust life more elegantly, to be in reverence to the mystery and wisdom of immediacy. Even with these high ideals, Jordan is a simple man who loves climbing, superhero movies, making music and being close with his family.
Marysia Pstrokońska & John Thompson
Circling — Transformational Intimacy Workshop
Marysia is a senior leader with Circling Europe. She has studied various kinds of Bodywork, Body Psychotherapy and Somatic Coaching and is passionate about body wisdom and embodiment in relational practice.
Circling stole her heart so fully when she encountered it that she spent several years building a Circling practice community while working as a high school English teacher in London.
These days she spends a lot of time hanging out with trees and foraging in the forest near her home.
Co-founder and Trailblazer of Circling Europe, author of award-winning paper on Integral Tennis. Circling with John and being met by him is a gift for the brave. His magic power comes from seeing—with the power of his sharp blue eyes and the wisdom of intuition—deep into your heart’s most profound and sometimes scariest desires, those places hidden even from yourself. He will be there with you every step of the way with his gentle loving heart, good sense of humor and true compassion.
Contributing Effectively in Times of Crisis
Roger Walsh MD., Ph.D. DHL is a professor of psychiatry, philosophy, & anthropology at the University of California. He researches meditation practices, capacities such as love and wisdom, and our contemporary global challenges, and his work has received over twenty national and international awards. He was formerly a circus acrobat, world-record high diver, and unsuccessful standup comedian. See www.drrogerwalsh.com
Christiane Seuhs-Schoeller, Joost Schouten,
Leadership and Power Shift
Bringing three decades of entrepreneurial experience and pioneering new ways of organizing, Christiane today is deeply engaged in finding practical applications for human endeavors to serve people and planet equally. As a partner of Evolution at Work and encode.org, her work is driven by the intention to support the ongoing universal shift of consciousness through co-creating new ways for enterprises to follow self- organizing principles, thus shifting power from “power over” to “power with”.
I aim to create a work environment where we can all contribute to organisations that align with our personal values and do so in social structures where we can show up without anxiety. I do this by helping organisations self organise around a clear purpose as a Holacracy Coach at Energized.org, build software supporting organisations in this transition as a partner at SlashMe.com and help Purpose Driven organisations scale through funding as a partner at PowerShift Capital.
A seasoned entrepreneur with more than 30 years of experience, Tom Thomison is a recognized leader in self-organization methods and practices. In 2007, he co-founded HolacracyOne to further develop and mature Holacracy®, a replacement for conventional management hierarchies. Today Tom is a Founding-Member and Partner at encode.org, an organization focused on the creation of necessary structures to further support self-organization and the power shift needed for the new world of work.
Love: An experiential journey through teal
Kim Barta is an internationally recognized psychotherapist and speaker. He works with the entire spectrum of human development from infants to the elderly and specializes in working with advanced developmental level individuals. Kim conducts workshops internationally on human development and the evolution of consciousness. He focuses on practical, embedded, experiential, embodied exercises that make a real difference in people lives, bringing the mystical to the ordinary for everyday bliss.
Integral African Perspectives – path to inclusivity and wisdom
Paddy has spent her life T work facilitating the growth of consciousness & healing in her person, & with others in the roles as psychologist, coach, teacher, leader& integral facilitator/practitioner. Using a unique adaptation of Wilber’s Integral Theory in her work, she has become a thought leader & recognised as a pioneer in the field of learning, coaching & leadership. She is passionate about integrating the essential beingness of an African way into her embodiment teaching & practice.
Babies & Bathwater: Integral School Development
Rob Macleod upgrades the starter pack for life that we give kids in our education system. He does this via podcasting, coaching and working in the classroom. Rob co-hosts the Reinventing Education podcast which explores integral approaches to education. He coaches school leaders to find health at their current express of development and simultaneously grow toward an integral approach. He also teaches applies AQAL to learning English as a second language in the classroom with 5 – 12-year olds.
Integral Relationship Dating Game
Moved to California in the 90s, where he trained with Eckhart Tolle and later became an avid student of Ken Wilber’s Integral Philosophy. This allowed him to integrate his relationship experiences into “Integral Relationships” which Wilber calls “terrific”. Martin’s second book, “Sex Purpose Love” allows couples to experience a new form of love through sharing a purpose that makes the world a better place. Wilber calls it “groundbreaking”. Martin lives in Istanbul and teaches worldwide.
What’s all that Fuss over Shadow about?
Most people’s personal practice lacks a deep and uncompromising way to deal with their shadow. And that is a real problem considering that the shadow can and will undermine genuine efforts in the rest of that practice. The shadow makes you miss your goals, complicate and terminate your relationships sabotage your health and overall lets you have a bad time.
For years we at Integrales Leben Schweiz have put our focus on an effective shadow work. In this presentation I want to show you what the shadow is, how it works and what that looks like in concrete reality.
Cindy Lou Golin
Shadow Play: Life as Practice
Dr. Cindy Lou Golin, life coach, leadership coach and workshop facilitator, has over 15 years experience in the field of personal growth. She utilizes a playful, light-hearted, yet powerful and practical approach. With an expertise in Shadow Play, she’s created a guide with over 100 shadow practices. She has doctorates in Clinical Psychology and Spiritual Science. She served as faculty at Integral-Institute, JFK University (ILP, Shadow) and is on faculty at Ten Directions (Integral Facilitator).
Ecstatic Dance – Gathering the Integral Tribe
Founder, organizer, movement facilitator and dj at Ecstatic Dance Budapest, certified Integral Consultant. Passionate practicioner of Contact Improv, 5Rhythms, Ecstatic Dance, Movement Medicine, Biodanza, body-oriented therapy methods and meditation. My mission is to help people explore the liberation and expression of their creative energy through movement, sound and playfulness in order to re-connect their true essence and embrace life fully. My other aim is to catalyze community connections.
Orsolya Hasenfracz, Joran Oppelt,
Katalin Samodai, Erzsebet Vizinger
Integral Church Virtual Circle
Working with individuals, supporting them in their everyday lives and their everyday problems, supporting them through their stages of grief, and learning to live with childhood traumas.
Her beliefs are that experiencing the reality beyond the five senses in a real community is an essential thing that everyone should experience in their lifetimes, which is also one of the many reasons she’s an enthusiastic part of the community of the Integral Church of Hungary.
Joran Oppelt is an international speaker, author, interfaith minister, creativity coach and facilitator. He is the Creative Director at RIDG and founder of Metta Center of St. Petersburg and Integral Church. Joran is the author of Integral Church: A Handbook for New Spiritual Communities and co-author of Order of the Sacred Earth (with Rev. Matthew Fox) and The Creativity Coaching Workbook (with Dr. Eric Maisel). He has spoken around the world about spirituality and the innovation of religion.
Inspiring people to wake up to their own Souls – that is her mission.
As an integral counsellor, Katalin is working with people in order to let them find their own beauty within, rise, shine and be able to build relationships from this inner place. Doing Family Constellation work has the same goal, touching upon it on a deeper level. The Integral Church circles offer a possibility to anybody to find ways to his/her own Soul, own spirituality by simply being together heart-by-heart.
Erzsébet Vizinger is a counselor psychologist specialized in the fields of crisis. She is a focus-oriented and client-centered therapist. As a former student, permanent teacher and supervisor of the Integral Academy she teaches psychology and integral theory. She is an integral and focus-oriented group facilitator and manages the events of the Integral Church in Hungary.
Gaia Orion is a successful international artist who has dedicated her whole life to creativity. Her unique vision and experience led her to create an innovative approach that allies art and coaching to enrich and transform the culture of organizations. Gaia is a certified creativity coach (CCA) and a certified corporate coach (WABC). In the past 12 years she has lead transformational art workshops internationally.
Franziska Maria Pretsch, Carlo Cecchetti
Our Integral Garden during restorative disruptive times
“I’m a qualified Social Worker, Philosopher, NLP Practitioner & Life Coach and Advanced Systemic Constellations Facilitator.
My passion is my work on integral health which includes our connections to our ancestors, as well as our connection to nature and life.
With integral gardens I want to enhance our energetic well being and health in our gardens and natural spaces and bring constellation work and nature together.”
Integral Gardens was intentionally founded at Charles Darwin’s birthplace, Shrewsbury, England. We are a group of gardeners, managers, landscape architects, designers and landscapers who join other integral professionals passionate in creating disruptive Integral Gardens and Parks that support healing and co-creative Journeys. We bring a wealth of experiences, cultures, knowledge, journeys, wounds and healing through our systemic work and Constellation work into our clients’ green spaces.
Eivind F. Skjellum
Principles of Initiation: How facing Death welcomes Life
After setting up Masculinity-Movies.com in 2009, a website where he analyzed movies through an archetypal-integral lens, Eivind unexpectedly found himself a leading voice in the area of men and masculinity.
In 2014, he founded Reclaim your Inner Throne, where he applied innovative methods of powerfully releasing people’s potentials, and watched it become a popular rite of passage for men internationally. He joins us at the IEC Online to demonstrate what he’s learned.
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