Supporting activists, changemakers, healers, and organizers in their personal growth and evolution.
None of us escapes the process of generational and developmental trauma enacted upon on us by systems as well as families and communities. The results of these traumas are a set of ingenious strategies and defenses–also known as blocks–that protect us against pain and vulnerability but that perpetuate the same patterns in our relationships and work that we are aiming to end in the world.
The reason why is because these block our access to the expansive compassion, capacity for deep intimacy, and personal liberation that inherently exists at our core and longs to be fully expressed.
Though we may have an intellectual understanding of our survival patterns, the patterns persist because: