Kathy Fleming, PT, CLT-LANA
6.30.11 (Audio: 1 hr 20 min)
Dr. Vodder’s Manual Lymph Drainage® is a gentle, non-invasive, but powerfully effective manual technique designed to boost the functioning of the lymphatic system, cleanse the connective tissues, reduce pain and enhance immune response, thereby facilitating the healing of injuries, chronic conditions, inflammation and edemas. This recording offers an introduction to the MLD traininig program offered through the Open Center.
Ken Campbell, RN, NP-C, PKP
6.20.11 (Audio: 1 hr 54 min)
A natural healing system and healthcare modality that can be practiced without a
medical license, Energy Kinesiology offers highly effective ways to decrease stress, gain energy, treat injuries and improve overall health. This recording offers an introduction to the Energy Kinesiology program offered through the Open Center.
7.8.11 (Audio: 45 min)
“Dreaming” involves many practices designed to help us access sources of guidance, healing and creativity beyond the reach of the everyday mind. Best-selling author Robert Moss explains how we can become “active dreamers” to read signs from the world around us, use our energy and attention with precision and power, step beyond self-limiting beliefs, and live from the heart.
3.5.11 (Audio: 1 hr 30 min)
This concert connects the living sounds of the natural world to the traditions of global rhythmic innovation and improvisation. Inspired by the melodies and beats of birds, insects, whales, water, and wind, Rothenberg blends spontaneous musical inventiveness with a sense of rhythm, exuberance, and listening to nature. His book and CD “Why Birds Sing” has been published in six languages and turned into a BBC feature.
3.13.11 (Audio: 1 hr 56 min)
One of the most profound spiritual teacher and seer of the 20th century, Rudolf Steiner saw the necessity for us to seek knowledge of higher worlds if we are to face successfully the intense challenges of our age. This lecture offers some of the spiritual practices Steiner introduced for the development of the soul, the evolution of consciousness, and the needs of our time, as well as Steiner’s ideas on the significance of Christ, the angelic realms, esoteric history, and the ways to transmute the forces that hinder the emergence of ever greater love and freedom.
11.1.10 (Audio: 42 min)
Breathing is a key element in nearly all healing, meditative and martial disciplines. This is especially true in the Taoist tradition, in practices such as qigong and t’ai chi. Masahiro Ouchi explains the crucial role of breathing in these practices.
9.16.10 (Audio: 50 min)
The revered yogic practice of controlling the breath, pranayama, is beneficial to both the body and the mind, helping to quiet and focus the mind, rest the heart, and increase the overall vitality of the body. And meditation practices can utilize the breath as a focal point
Robert M. Place
7.28.10 (Audio: 38 min)
The Tarot is in a symbolic system whose images express a mystical philosophy rooted in Pythagorean, Platonic and Hermetic ideas cherished by Western mystics over the centuries. Robert M. Place reveals the history, philosophy and symbolism the Tarot, from its Italian Renaissance origins, and how to use the Tarot as an intuitive device to connect with one’s inner wisdom or Higher Self.
7.20.10 (Audio: 1 hr 6 min)
With its unique, enchanting sound, the Native American flute is an ideal tool to enhance relaxation, meditation and healing. John Sarantos shares some techniques for creating beautiful songs that can help bring healing and peace to ourselves and others.
Gary B. Strauss, MS, RPP, PWE
7.13.10 (Audio: 1 hr 19 min)
The Polarity Therapy system of holistic healthcare works with the balance and flow of life energy, using a comprehensive system of bodywork, exercise, breathwork, nutritional guidance and verbal counseling, to bring body, mind, emotions and spirit into a state of balance, harmony and robust health.