You're welcome to read the following writings on intentional presence:
Articles on our friendship and support skills:
We're touched by the humility, heart, and open-mindedness that the writers below bring to their work. Each of them discuss important principles that intentional presence also embraces.)
With humor and grace, Ron discusses the power of presence to heal our wounds and connect us more deeply with ourselves and others. (Ron is pictured above with Rhonda Mattern, co-founder of intentional presence.)
Richard C. Schwartz
Though geared to psychotherapists, this article is a wonderful reminder to all of us about the humility, open-mindedness, curiosity, and respect needed to approach lost and wounded parts of ourselves.
This article warns of the dangers of using spiritual teachings to bypass our emotions.
Articles written for the learning lab--a small group of longtime practitioners of intentional presence--tend to address more subtle aspects of practicing presence, including challenges the group encounters as it experiments with new frontiers. The articles below will give you a feel for the kinds of edges we've been exploring in recent years.
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Future articles and e-books:
We plan to publish a series of e-books on different topics related to intentional presence including:
A "Parts Overview"article series
A "Consciousness Shifting Skills" article series
A "Presence-Centered Friendship" article series
An e-book on the importance of universal self-awareness education (and steps we might take to get there)
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