A FOCUSING APPROACH TO LIFE-CHANGING ILLNESS Joan Klagsbrun Ph.D.
Using case examples and experiential exercises, this DVD will help you to discover how Focusing can be a catalyst for experiencing health in the midst of illness. This is a dynamic presentation with several experiential exercises.This DVD will be of interest to anybody facing illnesses themselves or their families/friends.
1 DVD 66 min US $ 40
CHILDREN FOCUSING BEING SERIOUSLY PLAYFUL René Veugelers
In school or at home, many children are burdened with difficulties created by their life situations.They carry all these difficulties inside themselves into every aspect of their activities and into their adult lives. Focusing provides their teachers, parents, therapists and themselves with the skills, knowledge and attitudes to get in touch with their vitality and life energy that brings healing.
2 DVDs 121 min US $ 80
FACILITATING SELF-IN-PRESENCE Ann Weiser Cornell Ph.D.
Ann shows how facilitating Self-in-Presence can be done with simple shifts in language that don’t require explanation, integrating smoothly into any type of therapy.
Clients who are overwhelmed by emotions or merged with reactive states like anger and fear can’t do Focusing from there; they need an inner spaciousness so a felt sense can form.
1 DVD 70 min US $ 40
FOCUSING ORIENTED ART THERAPY FOAT Laury Rappaport, Ph.D., ATR-BC
Integrating Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy into your clinical practice. (FOAT) integrates Focusing with the expressive arts therapies. Laury presents an overview of FOAT and its three main approaches: Clearing a Space with Arts, Theme Directed FOAT, and Focusing-Oriented Arts Psychotherapy.
1 DVD 85 min US $ 40
FOCUSING ORIENTED THERAPISTS
Whalen, Fleisch, Krycka, Preston, Klagsbrun, Grindler Katonah, Lee, Jaison
Focusing-Oriented Psychotherapy (FOT) is an emerging family of experiential psychotherapies based on the pioneering work of Eugene Gendlin. This process, which Gendlin named Focusing, is now considered to be the crux of therapeutic change and forward movement in psychotherapy.
2 DVDs 156 min US$ 80
FOCUSING TEACHERS – INDIVIDUAL STYLES AND APPROACHES
McGuire Bouwman, Friedman, Weiser Cornell, Lee, Liejesen, McMahon, Campbell
This DVD introduces six different presentations that reflect the movement of carrying the Focusing Model into society through different teaching styles and approaches.
2 DVDS 152 min US $ 80
FOCUSING THROUGH INTERACTIVE PAUSING – LIVE A Day of Focusing in School
This program came about as a result of Derek McDonnell being asked to bring his Focusing work from individual sessions to a classroom setting in a DEIS school in Ireland. A big challenge, but one Derek was confident that Focusing could meet, became the architectural landscape for the development of this iteration of Focusing. It became known as The Pause Programme and in its present form as Focusing through Interactive Pausing.
1 DVD 58 min US $ 40
FOCUSING THROUGH INTERACTIVE PAUSING -The TEACHER process
Derek McDonnell, Tadhg O’Lionaird
The background to Focusing Through Interactive Pausing, as a process of dealing with behaviour management issues, began in direct response to external factors relating to and impacting on students in a DEIS band 1 school in Ireland.
1 DVD 28 min US $ 40
FOCUSING WITH CHILDREN IN THE FAMILY
John, Elizabeth, Marianne Thompson and Dr. Edwin McMahon
In a world where children quickly learn that it’s safer to conform, this DVD will show how Focusing builds self-trust and confidence that lasts a lifetime. Watch Marianne Thompson lead her 12 year old daughter in Focusing and listen to her children share how, in a span of 22 years, Focusing gave them the tools to navigate life and career decisions as they grew up.
1 DVD 68 min US $ 40
FOCUSING WITH PAIN Lesley Wilson and Addie van der Kooij
Lesley, a UK BioSpiritual Focusing Coordinator, describes her unique struggle, together with her partner Addie van der Kooij, in learning how to include his severe neck pain from cervical spondylitis as an unconditional felt-sensing relationships with the inner pain underlying the outer pain.
1 DVD 60 min US $ 40
FOSTERING FOCUSING – WATCH A WORKSHOP IN ACTION Derek McDonnell
This DVD is presented by Derek as a teaching aid for our trainers to enable them to articulate from their “Inside place” the core elements of the Focusing Process – The Felt Sense and Quality Of Presence. Derek is working in a Theoretical and Experiential way with Foster Carers who are recently Certified Focusing Trainers and some presently in training. He demonstrates how the application of Focusing helps their own stuck places and the children in their care.
1 DVD 92 min US $ 40
HOW I TEACH FOCUSING Bebe Simon
The following topics are included in this DVD – The Love Exercise, Someone negative, someone positive, Something uncomfortable, Something unsafe, The Approach Exercise, Demonstrations of Focusing, Focuser as Teacher, Listening Role of a coach, Focusing Stories
1 DVD 64 min US$ 40
THE INTERACTIVE FOCUSING Mary McGuire Ph.D.and Janet Klein Ph.D.
The Interactive Focusing Process is a forward moving edge of Focusing, incorporating Focusing into the building of relationships. Through the Interactive Focusing Process, we are able to develop empathy and compassion as well as self-empathy and self-compassion. We finally have a “how to” teach empathy and compassion.
1 DVD 112 min US$ 40
ON THREE MODES OF FOCUSING/EXPERIENCING SCALES Akira Ikemi Ph.D.
The outline of Professor Dr.Ikemi’s presentation is both systematic and flowing delivery of what feels like a a continuing story full of interesting twists, references to history, art, philosophy, psychology, and activities that touch and resonate deeply. As the producer of this DVD I tried to help the viewer experience this flow. Many methods for genuine deep inner guidance and healing are blended with music, texts, and photography into a gem of Akira’s brilliance and artistry.
2 DVDs 135 min US$ 80
PRESENCE EXISTENCE AND SPACE Akira Ikemi Ph.D.
In this work, Focusing Coordinator Professor Akira Ikemi Ph.D. from Japan, proposes a way of understanding Focusing and Focusing-Oriented Psychotherapy. Three key concepts are central to his understanding: “Human Presence”, “Existence (Felt Sense)” and “Space”. It is proposed that attending to these dimensions would help understanding the central viewpoints explicated in Focusing.
1 DVD 60 min US $ 40
THE POWER OF LISTENING Ann Weiser Cornell PhD
In this talk, Ann explores the power of “listening” – also known as active listening or reflecting. Ann compares Client-centred listening (Carl Rogers) with Focusing listening (Eugene Gendlin) and shows why and how they are different. She defines three purposes for listening within a Focusing context.
1 DVD 60 min US $ 40
WHOLEBODY FOCUSING Kevin McEvenue
Wholebody Focusing is the innovative work of Kevin McEvenue, powerfully combining the principles of Eugene T. Gendlin’s Focusing Process with the Alexander Technique.
In Wholebody Focusing we get in touch with the self in a whole body kind of way. This invites spontaneous movement and a sense of inner direction. We can then allow any particular part of us that needs special attention to come into relationship with this Wholebody sense.
1 DVD 114 min US $ 40