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How to persuade anyone to tell you the truth

James, my stepson, came home last night. Violet, his dog, jumped with joy and squealed with delight. True love, make no mistake. James’s biological dad died in a car accident. 459 more words


Gregory Bateson

Gregory Bateson fused anthropology, systems theory, biology, cybernetics, and psychology to yield insight into the nature of life and society. His writings concerned issues of culture in human societies, the question of order in the universe, the relation between human beings and their environment, and the capacity for human beings to change. 65 more words


Standing on the Shoulders of Giants

I recently completed a training in San Francisco, and I had some time to explore the city during the evenings. When you think of sites to visit in the city, you would probably visit the Golden Gate Bridge, Fisherman’s Warf, or Alcatraz. 440 more words

Marriage And Family Therapy

365 DAYS OF GRATITUDE - DAY 193: Healing Coming From Within

Healing your body and living a pain free and vibrant life is your birthright!

Everything you need to know in order to heal is already yours, but you must allow this knowledge to come to the surface.




365 DAYS OF GRATITUDE - DAY 192: Clarity Around Your Body

Every day, in my work and outside my work, I see people struggling with various health issues; people who have – like every single one of us – an innate capacity to heal, but cannot do so because they do not think and feel in healing conducive ways. 175 more words


Understanding Gregory Bateson Chapter 5 - "Aesthetics, Ecology, and the Path Toward Grace

Understanding Gregory Bateson: Mind, Beauty, and the Sacred Earth – Noel G. Charlton

…Firstly, he was linking the aesthetic, the beautiful, in “nature,” and in human art, with the possibility of enlightened ways of living.

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Dolphins, Bateson and Clipper

Adam Curtis’s Century of the Self reminds us of the creepy Zeitgeist at the time of the Esalen Institute (which lingers still in the pseudoscientific… 1,571 more words