Kaleidoscope of Possibilities
EP 16 – Empowering with Energy Psychology with Dr. Lori Chortkoff Hops

EP 16 – Empowering with Energy Psychology with Dr. Lori Chortkoff Hops

November 18, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/2UAXcx0mC2g

 

What is truly possible with energy psychology to work with the mind, body, and spirit?

 

How can we more easily navigate the twists and turns between our essence and the matrix?

 

What role can developing our intuition play in creating greater happiness and success?

 

The latest episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities is a treasure trove of knowledge and discoveries about energy psychology and the realm of possibilities for clients and practitioners.

 

Dr. Adriana Popescu and Dr. Lori Chortkoff Hops, PhD, DCEP and President-Elect of ACEP (The Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology) discuss a fascinating array of topics including the origins of Energy Psychology, healing with Logosynthesis, and the power of intuition. You will not want to miss this enlightening and empowering conversation.

 

In this episode:

  • Lori’s journey, inspired by her grandmother
  • Knowing and getting into trouble with knowledge
  • Discovering ACEP
  • The energy psychology seed story
  • Meridians and psychological and emotional freedom
  • EFT – Emotional Freedom Techniques
  • Scientific studies with powerful results
  • Knowing what is possible
  • Is energy psychology for you?
  • Logosynthesis – bringing together energy by using words
  • Sentences and retrieving energy from frozen moments
  • Releasing what is not yours
  • Bringing back your energy from your reactions
  • Our essence and the matrix
  • Intuition explored
  • Using your own natural abilities
  • Chakras
  • The benefits of developing your own internal GPS
  • Empowerment

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Dr. Hops:

Dr. Lori Chortkoff Hops, PhD, DCEP, is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, certified Reiki Master and certified in Logosynthesis. She is the President-elect of ACEP, The Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology (ACEP). She obtained her degrees from UC Santa Barbara and the University of Houston in Texas.  She practices therapy online in Southern California in Westlake Village.  She also teaches classes online for developing intuition.

 

“Don’t poo-poo the woo-woo.” – Dr. Hops

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
For more information on Dr. Adriana, her sessions and classes, please visit: https://adrianapopescu.org/
 
You can also follow her on social media:
 

 

Disclaimer: This podcast represents the opinions of Dr. Adriana Popescu and her guests. The content expressed therein should not be taken as psychological or medical advice. The content here is for informational or entertainment purposes only. Please consult your healthcare professional for any medical or treatment questions.

This website or podcast is not to be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in any legal sense or as a basis for legal proceedings or expert witness testimony. Listening, reading, emailing, or interacting on social media with our content in no way establishes a client-therapist relationship.

EP 15 – The Power of Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy with Veronika Gold

EP 15 – The Power of Psychedelic-Assisted Psychotherapy with Veronika Gold

November 3, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/My0FPwqFFvs

 

How can altered states of consciousness be helpful in psychotherapy?

 

What can ketamine and MDMA contribute to healing?

 

What are therapeutic sessions of these medicines like?

 

Welcome to latest episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities, in which Dr. Adriana talks with Veronika Gold, MFT of Polaris Insight Center in San Francisco. They discuss Ketamine and MDMA-assisted psychotherapy, supporting clients with spiritual emergence, depression, OCD, trauma, and PTSD and offering a different path to healing. Don’t miss this fascinating and enlightening discussion of what is truly possible with these medicines.

 

In this episode:

  • Veronika’s story
  • Stan Grof’s pioneering work
  • Psychedelics
  • Holotropic Breathwork
  • Expanded or non-ordinary states of consciousness
  • Therapeutic value of altered states
  • Ketamine therapy
  • MDMA clinical trials
  • Emergence phenomenon
  • What comes up with a ketamine experience? 
  • Challenging experiences and healing potential
  • Spiritual Emergence
  • Trauma, MDMA, and healing
  • A beautiful way of supporting and healing traumatic experiences
  • A typical therapeutic MDMA session 
  • Integration process
  • Trial results and future possibilities

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Veronika:

Veronika Gold is a co-founder, CEO, therapist, trainer and consultant at Polaris Insight Center, a San Francisco based clinic providing Ketamine-Assisted Psychotherapy. She is a sub-investigator and co-therapist in the MAPS Clinical Program for MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy for the treatment of PTSD. Veronika received her MA in Clinical Psychology from the Charles University in Prague, and her MA in Integral Counseling Psychology from the California Institute of Integral Studies. She is a certified EMDR therapist and training facilitator, Organic Intelligence Expert, and Realization Process Teacher. 

 

“These medicines can be really helpful and they have potential for consciousness exploration.” – Veronika

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
For more information on Dr. Adriana, her sessions and classes, please visit: https://adrianapopescu.org/
 
You can also follow her on social media:
 

 

Disclaimer: This podcast represents the opinions of Dr. Adriana Popescu and her guests. The content expressed therein should not be taken as psychological or medical advice. The content here is for informational or entertainment purposes only. Please consult your healthcare professional for any medical or treatment questions.

This website or podcast is not to be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in any legal sense or as a basis for legal proceedings or expert witness testimony. Listening, reading, emailing, or interacting on social media with our content in no way establishes a client-therapist relationship.

 

EP 14 – Healing From The Body Level Up with Amy St. Hilaire

EP 14 – Healing From The Body Level Up with Amy St. Hilaire

October 22, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/_fYjl5SYtHc

 

What if we communicated with the body in ways it can understand?

 

How can we ask questions to get at what is true and what needs to be healed?

 

What else can show up in your life, when you heal what isn’t working for you?

 

Tune in to discover these revelations and more in the latest episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities. In this highly enlightening conversation, Dr. Adriana Popescu and Licensed Holistic Psychotherapist and Transformational Life & Health Coach Amy St. Hilaire discuss employing the body’s deep wisdom and using “pain” to access and heal traumas large and small.

 

Amy provides us with a wealth of information and examples of how to engage the body and its knowing to change what isn’t working, essentially “Healing From The Body Level Up.” 

 

There is also a pertinent, vulnerable and powerful discussion of using Energy Psychology tools during these highly stressful Covid times to have more awareness, ease, and productivity.

 

As Amy says, “We have the technology, let’s heal this.”

 

In this episode:

  • The mess becomes the message
  • Amy’s story
  • Healing fibromyalgia, chronic pain, and fatigue
  • Tapping to calm the body and mind
  • Enneagram
  • Calming tools
  • Energy Psychology
  • Clarity and presence
  • Bodies want to feel well
  • Communicating with the body
  • Healing From The Body Level Up (HBLU)
  • Muscle testing, asking the body yes/no questions
  • Getting the deepest wisdom online
  • Healing what doesn’t serve you
  • Trauma imprinting
  • The linchpins
  • Stress relief in Covid times
  • Dopamine and the pandemic

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Amy:

Amy St. Hilaire is dedicated to getting radiant souls BACK INTO THEIR FULL POWER. Through the use of Mind+Body Neurotools, her work upgrades brains to be wired for happiness and success. 

Amy has her Master’s in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University. She has been helping people reclaim their innate healing power for the past 22 years as a Mindset Transformation Coach and a holistic Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist using proven Energy Psychology methods that go far beyond talk therapy. 

Amy is the Founder of Mind Body Healing University which is dedicated to putting healing into people’s own hands with simple tools lay people and healers of any kind can use anytime, anywhere. 

Amy wants people to know we are not here to suffer, but to enjoy the fullness of life and make a contribution no matter what we have lived through...all of which we can do when we have the right tools and the right support.  

 

“You clear out the stuff you don’t need, you can just be and do and act more who you want to be and be that radiant soul you want to be.” - Amy

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
For more information on Dr. Adriana, her sessions and classes, please visit: https://adrianapopescu.org/
 
You can also follow her on social media:
 
 

Disclaimer: This podcast represents the opinions of Dr. Adriana Popescu and her guests. The content expressed therein should not be taken as psychological or medical advice. The content here is for informational or entertainment purposes only. Please consult your healthcare professional for any medical or treatment questions.

This website or podcast is not to be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in any legal sense or as a basis for legal proceedings or expert witness testimony. Listening, reading, emailing, or interacting on social media with our content in no way establishes a client-therapist relationship.

 

EP 13 – Bliss Brain with Dr. Dawson Church

EP 13 – Bliss Brain with Dr. Dawson Church

October 8, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/e4T0WpQ94q4

 

Bliss Brain

 

How can misery inspire action and lead to happiness?

 

What if we can create our internal and external realities…by thought alone?

 

What will allow you to find the bliss you have been looking for?

 

You won’t want to miss this truly exciting episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities in which Dr. Adriana Popescu speaks with celebrated guest Dr. Dawson Church.  

An award-winning science writer, best-selling author, neuroscience researcher and creator of EFT Universe, Dr. Church touches the lives of millions with his work in Energy Psychology. They discuss Dawson’s own journey from unhappiness to joy, his fascinating books, groundbreaking research, meditations and more.  

You can also hear about Dawson’s latest work, Bliss Brain, and the states of extraordinary happiness and bliss that are possible for everyone. 

Tune in for a truly beautiful, inspiring, and laughter-filled conversation.

 

In this episode:

  • From misery to happiness 
  • Our thoughts create our reality
  • Energy Psychology
  • Negative thinking/positive thinking and the brain
  • Alzheimer’s studies correlating negative thinking and beta-amyloid plaques
  • Stress, negative thinking, negative emotions
  • Elevated spiritual beings, absolute bliss, and brain studies
  • What is Bliss Brain?
  • The awakened mind 
  • EcoMeditation
  • Your body’s bliss biochemistry and brain waves
  • Trauma healing
  • EFT/tapping 
  • The emotion control circuit
  • Discovering your potential
  • The pandemic of compassion

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Dr. Church:

Dawson Church, PhD, is an award-winning science writer with three best-selling books to his credit. The Genie in Your Genes (YourGeniusGene.com) was the first book to demonstrate that emotions drive gene expression. Mind to Matter, (MindToMatter.com) showed that the brain creates much of what we think of as “objective reality.” Bliss Brain (BlissBrain.com) demonstrates that peak mental states rapidly remodel the brain for happiness. He has conducted dozens of clinical trials, and founded the National Institute for Integrative Healthcare (NIIH.org) to promote groundbreaking new treatments. He shares how to apply the breakthroughs of energy psychology to health and personal performance through EFT Universe (EFTUniverse.com), one of the largest alternative medicine sites on the web.

 

“Our thoughts are literally creating our realities, inside of our bodies and outside of our bodies.” – Dr. Church

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
For more information on Dr. Adriana, her sessions and classes, please visit: https://adrianapopescu.org/
 
You can also follow her on social media:
 
 

Disclaimer: This podcast represents the opinions of Dr. Adriana Popescu and her guests. The content expressed therein should not be taken as psychological or medical advice. The content here is for informational or entertainment purposes only. Please consult your healthcare professional for any medical or treatment questions.

This website or podcast is not to be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in any legal sense or as a basis for legal proceedings or expert witness testimony. Listening, reading, emailing, or interacting on social media with our content in no way establishes a client-therapist relationship.

 

EP 12 – Energy Healing 101 with Jean Border

EP 12 – Energy Healing 101 with Jean Border

September 24, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/TFv4laSjX5I

 

Energy Healing 101

 

How is your body trying to get your attention?

 

What is really behind conditions such as depression, illness, or migraines?

 

What is possible beyond pills and protocols?

 

Tune in to discover this and more in this highly inspiring episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities, in which Dr. Adriana speaks with Jean Border, an intuitive, Holistic Healer, passionate coach, and mentor for other healers. You’ll hear about Jean’s personal journey and how it led to her own work with energy healing. There is also a powerful demonstration of Jean’s muscle testing work with which you can follow along and create change for your own body.

 

In this episode:

  • Jean’s powerful personal experience of healing migraines
  • The Body Code and The Emotion Code
  • The body’s cry for help
  • Muscle testing, intuition, and asking questions
  • Talking to the subconscious
  • Clearing and resolving trauma
  • Getting energetically congruent 
  • Ancestral issues
  • Energy shower
  • Intuition
  • Listening to your body
  • Muscle testing exercise 

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Jean:

Jean Border is an intuitive, a Holistic Healer, a passionate coach, and a mentor for other healers. She incorporates various healing modalities such as The Emotion Code, The Body Code, and Emotional Freedom Technique (or Tapping) to help her clients shed emotional baggage that might be negatively impacting their outlook, health, or emotional state. She is the author of the new book series Energy Healing 101 available on Amazon.  

 

“Every person has to be treated as a person and not looked upon as a protocol.” – Jean

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
For more information on Dr. Adriana, her sessions and classes, please visit: https://adrianapopescu.org/
 
You can also follow her on social media:
 
 

Disclaimer: This podcast represents the opinions of Dr. Adriana Popescu and her guests. The content expressed therein should not be taken as psychological or medical advice. The content here is for informational or entertainment purposes only. Please consult your healthcare professional for any medical or treatment questions.

This website or podcast is not to be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in any legal sense or as a basis for legal proceedings or expert witness testimony. Listening, reading, emailing, or interacting on social media with our content in no way establishes a client-therapist relationship.

 

EP 11 – Therapy Outside the Box with Chris Hancock

EP 11 – Therapy Outside the Box with Chris Hancock

September 3, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/da-eUyJxtK4

 

Therapy Outside the Box

 

How can clients be supported through extraordinary experiences?

 

What is possible to create alignment and change beyond simply talking about problems?

 

What if we are all connected energetically and how can we use that in therapy?

 

What outside the box solutions are available?

 

Welcome to another exciting episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities, where Dr. Adriana talks with Chris Hancock, LCSW, ACHMP, about Therapy Outside the Box. They explore Chris’s own personal journey and how this has informed his work with clients, therapy practice and development of his own modality. You won’t want to miss this fascinating conversation, promising insights and uplifting information. There is also a demonstration of Chris’ own Subconscious Heal & Release® technique. 

 

In this episode:

  • Chris’s story
  • Therapy Outside the Box
  • Darkness experiences/Dark night of the soul
  • Spiritually Transformative Experiences
  • Higher energies, mediumship, guidance
  • The spiritual science of the spoken word
  • Ask & Receive
  • Subconscious Heal & Release®
  • An experience of Subconscious Heal & Release
  • Trauma, limiting beliefs, and possibility
  • Muscle testing and more
  • We are all connected energetically
  • Support for extraordinary experiences
  • Integrative Counseling

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Chris:

Chris Hancock, LCSW, ACMHP is a licensed clinical social worker, therapist and creator of Subconscious Heal & Release®. He helps awakening souls rapidly clear subconsciously-held baggage, integrate spiritual experiences, heal, and evolve through modern therapy. More information about Chris can be found at: therapyoutsidethebox.com or on Instagram at @therapyoutsidethebox.

 

“This is a compliment, an accelerated way to achieve that alignment, that just talking about the problem cannot do.” – Chris

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
For more information on Dr. Adriana, her sessions and classes, please visit: https://adrianapopescu.org/
 
You can also follow her on social media:
 
 

Disclaimer: This podcast represents the opinions of Dr. Adriana Popescu and her guests. The content expressed therein should not be taken as psychological or medical advice. The content here is for informational or entertainment purposes only. Please consult your healthcare professional for any medical or treatment questions.

This website or podcast is not to be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in any legal sense or as a basis for legal proceedings or expert witness testimony. Listening, reading, emailing, or interacting on social media with our content in no way establishes a client-therapist relationship.

 

EP 10 – Crazy or Wise? with Phil Borges

EP 10 – Crazy or Wise? with Phil Borges

August 21, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/q2WeFfLdkiw

 

Crazy or Wise?

 

In this entertaining and insightful episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities, Dr. Adriana talks with Phil Borges – producer, photographer, filmmaker, journalist, and visionary who has spent over 30 years documenting indigenous and tribal cultures around the world – about his groundbreaking film CRAZYWISE. This is a sanguine and powerful discussion about mental illness and spiritual awakening that is not to be missed.

 

In this episode:

  • Phil Borges, introduction, background and career
  • The film CRAZYWISE
  • Naming the film
  • Psychosis and spiritual awakening
  • Mental health crisis as a growth experience
  • Healers, shamans, and visionaries
  • Suggestibility and sensitivity
  • Wrongness, feeling alone, suicide, paranoid states
  • The role of medication
  • The Recovery Movement
  • Film screenings and messages of hope
  • Brain Mapping & Default Mode Network
  • Unity, oneness, extraordinary states of consciousness

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Phil:

For nearly thirty years Phil Borges has been documenting indigenous and tribal cultures, striving to create an understanding of the challenges they face. His work is exhibited in museums and galleries worldwide and his award winning books have been published in five languages. 

Phil’s Documentary, CRAZYWISE reveals a paradigm shift that’s changing the way Western culture defines and treats “mental illness.” The film highlights a survivor-led movement demanding more choices from a mental health care system in crisis.

Phil has hosted television documentaries on indigenous cultures for Discovery and National Geographic channels. He regularly lectures at universities and conferences worldwide and has spoken at multiple TED events.

 

“Are you looking at this as a potential growth experience or are you looking at this as pathology?” - Phil

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
For more information on Dr. Adriana, her sessions and classes, please visit: https://adrianapopescu.org/
 
You can also follow her on social media:
 
 

Disclaimer: This podcast represents the opinions of Dr. Adriana Popescu and her guests. The content expressed therein should not be taken as psychological or medical advice. The content here is for informational or entertainment purposes only. Please consult your healthcare professional for any medical or treatment questions.

This website or podcast is not to be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in any legal sense or as a basis for legal proceedings or expert witness testimony. Listening, reading, emailing, or interacting on social media with our content in no way establishes a client-therapist relationship.

EP 9 – What is NET? with Dr. Scott Walker

EP 9 – What is NET? with Dr. Scott Walker

August 6, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/XPfwXAyAZd4

 

What is Neuro Emotional Technique (NET)?

 

How was it developed?

 

How can NET address stress and trauma and facilitate healing?

 

What is truly possible to unlock the root of trauma from the body and mind?

 

You won’t want to miss this most engaging episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities, in which Dr. Adriana speaks with Dr. Scott Walker – chiropractor, speaker, and developer of the Neuro Emotional Technique (NET). This powerful yet elegant and simple modality, which has brought freedom and healing to so many, is the subject of compelling research and has even been featured on network television. You’ll learn how Neuro emotional Technique was developed, hear amazing stories of change, and even experience a demonstration of how to use the FAST technique on yourself.

 

In this episode:

  • How Neuro Emotional Technique (NET) was developed
  • Dr. Deb Walker
  • Dr. Adriana & NET
  • Powerful stories of healing
  • Traumatizing events and locked-in trauma 
  • The role of emotions 
  • Discovering the root and releasing it
  • Stress and the limbic system
  • Research projects 
  • FAST Technique demonstrated
  • Neuro Emotional Technique on Grey’s Anatomy

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Dr. Walker:

Dr. Scott Walker graduated from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa in 1965. After many years of a successful practice, he started developing the Neuro Emotional Technique (NET) in the mid-1980s. Dr. Walker began teaching NET Seminars in 1988 and later, in 1994, created unique homeopathic NET Remedies products to support the NET process.

Dr. Walker is a dynamic and motivating speaker. He is frequently requested to speak at national professional meetings, and his articles on NET have been published in a number of professional journals. As the Founder of The ONE (Our Net Effect) Research Foundation, a nonprofit multi-disciplinary health education, research, and service organization, he is actively supporting research exploring the effectiveness and various applications of NET.

Dr. Walker is married to Dr. Deb Walker, and they have 2 sons (Scotty Blue & Oliver Scott) and 2 grandchildren (Dylan & Athena).

 

“The labels that we put on things are not always helpful.” – Dr. Walker

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
For more information on Dr. Adriana, her sessions and classes, please visit: https://adrianapopescu.org/
 
You can also follow her on social media:
 
 

Disclaimer: This podcast represents the opinions of Dr. Adriana Popescu and her guests. The content expressed therein should not be taken as psychological or medical advice. The content here is for informational or entertainment purposes only. Please consult your healthcare professional for any medical or treatment questions.

This website or podcast is not to be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in any legal sense or as a basis for legal proceedings or expert witness testimony. Listening, reading, emailing, or interacting on social media with our content in no way establishes a client-therapist relationship.

EP 8 – What is Pragmatic Psychology? with Susanna Mittermeier

EP 8 – What is Pragmatic Psychology? with Susanna Mittermeier

July 21, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/siwnw44P9ME

 

 

What is Pragmatic Psychology?

 

 

What is pragmatic psychology?

 

How does this approach open a different possibility?

 

How can being different create a future?

 

 

In this exciting episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities, Dr. Adriana is joined by psychologist and author Mag. Susanna Mittermaier. Tune in for a fascinating discussion of what is actually possible for clients and practitioners when they are empowered to know what they know, do what works, and use awareness and question.

 

 

In this episode:

  • Empowering people 
  • Asking questions
  • Tunnel vision with diagnosis
  • Anxiety and depression 
  • Sensitivity
  • The treasure of awareness
  • Healing others
  • Difference as a resource
  • Wrongness as a strongness
  • The power of questions

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Susanna:

Susanna Mittermeier inspires the world to discover talents and possibilities that are hiding beneath what appear to be weaknesses. She is the founder of the revolutionary new approach of Pragmatic Psychology, an active worldwide speaker, an international bestselling author in twelve countries with her new book: Pragmatic Psychology – Tools for Being Crazy Happy – and founder of the Pragmatic Psychology Centre in Vienna.

 

She offers classes, keynote speeches, and lectures. The people who come to these courses are doctors, teachers, parents, therapists, ward sisters, social workers, people with different diagnoses, people who think there’s something wrong with them, and would like to find out how they can use their difference to their advantage, and everyone who chooses to empower people to know what they know.

 

She shows the world that depression, anxiety, ADHD, autism and every other diagnosis we think of as mental illness are actually capacities, which are often not recognised, and which can be transformed into new possibilities – as part of a life that is way greater than you could have imagined.

 

“There is a superpower behind everyone one of these diagnoses.” – Susanna

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
For more information on Dr. Adriana, her sessions and classes, please visit: https://adrianapopescu.org/
 
You can also follow her on social media:
 
 

Disclaimer: This podcast represents the opinions of Dr. Adriana Popescu and her guests. The content expressed therein should not be taken as psychological or medical advice. The content here is for informational or entertainment purposes only. Please consult your healthcare professional for any medical or treatment questions.

 

This website or podcast is not to be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in any legal sense or as a basis for legal proceedings or expert witness testimony. Listening, reading, emailing, or interacting on social media with our content in no way establishes a client-therapist relationship.

 

EP 7 – What is Shamanic Healing? with Julie Oreson Perkins

EP 7 – What is Shamanic Healing? with Julie Oreson Perkins

July 9, 2020

To watch the video of this episode, please go to: https://youtu.be/c7_CBsPgvVU

 

What is Shamanic Healing?

 

Have you ever been curious about shamanism?

 

How does the shaman work with nature and the earth?

 

What gift is shamanic healing and journeys to those with trauma,

depression, mental illness, anxiety and more?

 

Join Dr. Adriana Popescu for this very exciting and unique episode of Kaleidoscope of Possibilities as she talks with Julie Oreson Perkins, a shaman, healer, and coach who gives us a fascinating introduction to Shamanism and Shamanic Healing & Practices. 

 

In this episode:

  • Julie’s journey of awakening
  • Shamanism and shamanic trance
  • Connection to nature and communion with earth
  • Shamanic journeys explained
  • Birth of a healer: The treasure of a healing crisis 
  • A shaman’s view of mental illness
  • Energy management and sovereignty 
  • Compassionate de-possession
  • Soul retrieval
  • Healing beyond the mind

 

Resources mentioned in this episode:

 

About Julie:

Thousands have benefitted from Julie O’s “conversations of change” as a coach, teacher, motivational speaker, radio show host, international best-selling author, energy worker/healer, breast cancer sur-thriver and shamanic practitioner.

She’s a Certified Life Coach (CLC) with a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credential from the International Coach Federation (ICF), with specialties in Energy Leadership and Life Transitions as well as an Access Consciousness® practitioner.

 

“Shamanism is a direct revelation practice...We know this works.” – Julie

 

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About your host:

Dr. Adriana Popescu is a clinical psychologist, addiction and trauma specialist, and empowerment coach who is based in San Francisco, California and practices worldwide.
 
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