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What's New...

10/2014 Your Body Knows the Answer: Using Your Felt Sense to Solve Problems, Effect Change, and Liberate Creativity by David I. Rome. New book in the TFI store.

10/2014 October 2014: Our October conversation features a discussion with Alexis and Shaun Phillips. This is part of the "conversations" series hosted by Serge Prengel which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

10/2014   Responsive Combodying, Novelty and Therapy. Response to Nick Totten's "Embodied Relating: The Ground of Psychotherapy" by Akira Ikemi, Ph.D. International Body Psychotherapy Journal. The Art and Science of Somatic Praxis. Volume 13, Number 2 Fall 2014 pp 116-121. Somatic Colloquium - Embodied Relating.  [PDF]

10/2014  Sunflowers, Sardines and Responsive Combodying: Three Perspectives on Embodiment by Akira Ikemi, Ph.D. This is an accepted manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis Group in Person-Centered & Experiential Psychotherapies 13 (1) 19-30 (2014) [PDF]

9/2014  Romeo-Biedma, F.J. (2014). Crossing Focusing and Nonviolent Communication. Reflecting for Deeper Implications. The Folio. A Journal for Focusing and Experiential Therapy, 25 (1), 111-123. [http://www.focusing.org/folio/Vol25No12014/FJavierRomeo-Biedma_2014.pdf] Versión en español realizada por el autor del artículo: [PDF Español]

9/2014  イン・フォーカス August 2014 Japanese In Focus Newsletter

9/2014 September 2014: In our September conversation, Serge Prengel talks about a practice he calls Active Pause and invites Focusers to explore it. This is part of the "conversations" series hosted by Serge Prengel which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

9/2014 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting August 6, 2014

8/2014 August 2014 In Focus Newsletter is now on the website.

8/2014 Descubriendo mi sabiduría corporal. Focusing. Español: By Salvador Moreno López. New book in the TFI store.

8/2014  Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting July 30, 2014

8/2014  イン・フォーカス April 2014 Japanese In Focus Newsletter.

8/2014  Information on the 2014 weeklong - Connections and Crossings Across Cultures - Workshops and Activities, Processing Groups, Open Space, and Interactive Focusing and the Janet Klein Scholarship

8/2014 August 2014: Our August conversation features a discussion with Katarina Halm. This is part of the "conversations" series hosted by Serge Prengel which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

7/2014 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting July 16, 2014

7/2014 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting July 9, 2014

7/2014 By-Laws of The Focusing Institute, Amended 6-2014 [see current version]

7/2014 June 2014 In Focus Newsletter is now on the website.

7/2014  イン・フォーカス November 2013 Japanese In Focus Newsletter including translation of Identity Restoration, Posttraumatic Growth and Cultural Connectedness by Alexis Phillips and Shaun Phillips (September 1, 2012). 同一性の回復、トラウマ後の成長および文化的繋がり - アレクシス・フィリップス、ショーン・フィリップス (堀尾直美・小坂淑子訳)

7/2014 TFI BOD ANNOUNCEMENT OF BOARD AND COUNCIL (JAPANESE) 日本語 - July 1, 2014

7/2014 TFI BOD ANNOUNCEMENT OF BOARD AND COUNCIL (SPANISH) Español - July 1, 2014

7/2014 TFI BOD ANNOUNCEMENT OF BOARD AND COUNCIL - July 1, 2014

7/2014  Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting June 3, 2014

Conferences:

The 26th International Focusing Conference will be Wednesday July 29 to Sunday Aug. 2, 2015, with a Coordinators' meeting the day before, July 28, 2015. We will meet on the Seattle University campus. More information

The 27th International Focusing Conference in 2016 will be held in England in the beautiful old university town of Cambridge. The dates are Wednesday 20th to Sunday 24th July 2016, with a coordinators meeting starting the day before on Tuesday 19th July. Further information will be available in due course.

Other Organization's Major Events

UK Focusing School 2014 on Wednesday 22nd October 2014, 6 pm to Sunday 26th October 2014, 2 pm. At Belsey Bridge conference centre in rural East Anglia. More information

International Focusing Events International Focusing Events We have added a new section to the TFI website that has a sortable list of major International Focusing events.

What's New (less recent):

6/2014  2014 Folio: FOCUSING AND...Crossings and Integrations. Now available as a free digital eFolio or as a printed version which can be purchased in the TFI store.

6/2014 Several new books have been added to the TFI store:

6/2014 Publications on Focusing-Oriented Psychotherapy: 2011-2014. Compiled by Doralee Grindler Katonah. This and other bibliographies can be found on our bibliography index page.

6/2014 June 2014: Our May conversation features a discussion with Lara Rosenthal. This is part of the "conversations" series hosted by Serge Prengel which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

6/2014 Connections and Crossings Across Cultures: Advanced and Certification Weeklong on September 26-October 2, 2014 at the Garrison Institute in New York. Hear the new podcasts from the teachers moderated by Susan Lennox.

6/2014 Focusing and Jewish Spirituality This online discussion group is open to all who are interested in using Focusing to deepen their experience of Jewish spirituality, practice, and thought. Questions and comments welcome. To join the list, click here.

6/2014 Report to the Board of Directors of the Focusing Institute, Catherine Torpey, Executive Director, May 27, 2014

6/2014 PROCESS FOR SELECTING A NEW BOARD AND LEADERSHIP TEAM May 5, 2014

6/2014 NOMINATING COMMITTEE – May 23, 2014

6/2014 COMITE DE NOMINACION - 23 de mayo 2014

6/2014 理事と国際リーダーシップ評議会への推薦のお願い <指名委員会とは? 2014年5月23日>

6/2014 NOMINATING COMMITTEE Suggestions on Selecting Board of Directors May 26, 2014

6/2014 NOMINATING COMMITTEE Suggestions on Selecting International Leadership Council May 26, 2014

5/2014 Listen to the free "Focusing Gems" Phone Seminar recorded on May 28, 2014 with the Focusing Institute Summer School Teachers.

5/2014  International Focusing Events We have added a new section to the TFI website that has a sortable list of major International Focusing events.

5/2014 Weeklong Spotlight on Diversity - English  Español 日本語 中文

5/2014 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting May 6, 2014

5/2014  International Focusing Events We have added a new section to the TFI website that has a sortable list of major International Focusing events.

5/2014 May 2014: Our May conversation features a discussion with TFI Executive Director Catherine Torpey. This is part of the "conversations" series hosted by Serge Prengel which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

5/2014 April 2014 In Focus Newsletter is now on the website.

4/2014 April 2014: Our April conversation features a discussion with guest Galia Porat. This is part of the "conversations" series hosted by Serge Prengel which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

4/2014 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting April 1, 2014 and March 25, 2014

3/2014 Janet Klein Scholarship Fund: Recommendations for this scholarship are made  by TFI coordinators - submission deadline May 31, 2014.

3/2014 Weeklong FAQs - English  Español

3/2014 An exploration of Focusing-oriented Therapy for Addictions by Alan Tidmarsh. Doctoral thesis, University of East Anglia (2013). [PDF]

3/2014 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting March 20, 2014

3/2014  イン・フォーカス February 2014 Japanese In Focus Newsletter

3/2014 Il Focusing e la Teoria Ponte - Primiceri Editore, by Dr. Patrizia Bonaca. Introduction by Prof. Ercole de Masi. New book in the TFI store.

3/2014 We are delighted to announce the appointment of a new Executive Director of The Focusing Institute. Her name is Catherine Torpey. Here are some comments from people who have met Catherine: "I can endorse her completely!" - Gene Gendlin. Read more

2/2014 Tre fasi di Focusing: un esempio attraverso il caso di un ragazzo di dieci anni. James R. Iberg, Ph.D. Traduzione di Maria Teresa Belgenio [PDF]

2/2014 How to make therapy experiential when the client is far from the experiential level by Frans Depestele. Paper presented at the 25th International Focusing Conference, May 29 - June 2, 2013. Lucerne, Switzerland. [PDF]

2/2014 Images of Wholebody Focusing by Alex Maunder and Lucie Therrien.

2/2014 Slide show of photos from Connections and Crossings Across Cultures - Weeklong 2013.

2/2014 Focusing Summer School printable flyer.

2/2014 Forum for Exploring Our Future - registration is now much easier (The Forum is for TFI members only). New link added to the Connections section of the homepage. New detailed instructions added for accessing the froum.

2/2014 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting February 11, 2014

2/2014 February 2014 In Focus Newsletter is now on the website.

2/2014 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting February 4, 2014

2/2014 By-Laws of The Focusing Institute, Amended 17th January 2014 [see current version]

2/2014 New Folio: FOCUSING AND... Crossings and Integrations. Addresses the subject of 'Crossings' and 'Integrations' of Focusing. The 'crossings' that people in our community are doing are really quite astounding - from Focusing and Jung to Focusing and Architecture! Now available in the TFI store.

2/2014 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting January 28, 2014

2/2014 February 2014: Our February conversation features a discussion with guest Jan Bronson. This is part of the "conversations" series hosted by Serge Prengel which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

2/2014 Updated the "Carrying Forward" webpage with a new article by Jan Bronson: Taking Focusing to the Street: Two Exercises/Practices

1/2014 Update from The Focusing Institute's New Board: Christmas Day was the eighty-seventh birthday of our founder, Gene Gendlin. Focusers all over the world will want to rejoice with him and to celebrate the fact that he is still the same Gene, warm and brilliant, loving and empathic, and still (of course) working. He is writing a new philosophical paper this winter, in which he will carry his thinking yet further. Read more in 中文, Deutsch, English, Español, Français, Italiano, or 日本語

12/2013 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meetings December 18 and 19, 2013

12/2013 Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting December 16, 2013

12/2013 November 2013 In Focus Newsletter is now on the website.

11/2013 Identity Restoration, Posttraumatic Growth and Cultural Connectedness by Alexis Phillips and Shaun Phillips. Published in TFI Newsletter In Focus November 2013

11/2013 November 2013: Our November conversation features a discussion with guest Beatrice Blake. This is part of the "conversations" series hosted by Serge Prengel which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

11/2013 O Cliente do Cliente: O limiar da consciência. Gendlin, E.T. (1984). The client's client : the edge of awareness. In R.L. Levant & J.M. Shlien (Eds.), Client-centered therapy and the person-centered approach. New directions in theory, research and practice, New York : Praeger. Tradução: Prof. Dr. João Carlos Messias [PDF]

1/2013 イン・フォーカス September 2013 Japanese In Focus Newsletter

11/2013  Aider les enfants par le Focusing - Quelques indications pour les accompagnateurs Kilner, S. (2011) Traduction française faite par Chantal Résibois-Kemp et révisée par Marine de Fréminville [PDF]

11/2013 Wat gebeurt er in de act van het focussen? (Deel I). Vertaling van hoofdstuk VIII-A,a van ‘A Process Model’. Vertaald door Aukje Strandstra en Frans Depestele (2010). [PDF]

11/2013 Pictures from International Celebrate Gene Month Events: October 2013

10/2013 Updated the "Carrying Forward" webpage with a new article by Beatrice Blake, Introducing Focusing in an experiential way [PDF]

10/2013 Follow Gene Gendlin on Facebook and Twitter

10/2013 The Uniting Image and its Contribution to the Therapeutic Process according to the Focusing Approach by Galia Porat and Liora Bar-Natan

10/2013 A perspective on FOT: The theory and practice of how we integrate experience by Serge Prengel

10/2013 September 2013 In Focus Newsletter is now on the website.

9/2013 September 2013: Glenn Fleisch and Serge Prengel talk about resonance. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

9/2013 Focusing - Learn From the Masters - Four Training Manuals by Lucinda Gray, Ph.D. New product in the TFI store.

9/2013 Gendlin, E.T. (2013). The derivation of space. In Cruz-Pierre, A. and D.A. Landes (Eds.), Exploring the work of Edward S. Casey: Giving voice to place, memory, and imagination. Bloomsbury Academic.

8/2013 The Theory of Focusing-Oriented Psychotherapy with Eugene T. Gendlin, Ph.D. 2 DVDs: 90 and 60 minutes. New product in the TFI store.

8/2013  Video introduction to Connections and Crossings Across Cultures in 中文, English, Español and Nederlands. The Advanced and Certification Weeklong on NOVEMBER 1-7, 2013 at Garrison Institute in Garrison, New York.

8/2013 TFI Members Discussion Forum A new forum open to TFI members, only.

8/2013 イン・フォーカス June 2013 Japanese In Focus Newsletter

7/2013 イン・フォーカス May 2013 Japanese In Focus Newsletter

7/2013  聚焦「心理」-- 生命自覺之道 Translated by: 王一甫 譯 Published by: 東方出版中心 (Chinese Translation of Gendlin's Focusing)

7/2013 MEMOIRS: STORIES OF ONE AHA TRANSFORMATIONAL FOCUSING EXPERIENCE Featuring 47 written memories—memoirs from members of our Focusing community. The diversity of insight, growth, change, and inspiration is both heartfelt and often astounding. Now available as a free digital eFolio or as a printed version which can be purchased in the TFI store.

7/2013 Focusing in Clinical Practice: The Essence of Change by Ann Weiser Cornell. New book in the TFI store.

7/2013 Dancing with Fire: A Mindful Way to Loving Relationships by John Amodeo. New book in the TFI store.

6/2013 June 2013 Newsletter is now on the website.

6/2013 The relational 'revolutionary pause': How Focusing Therapy welcomes the deeper nature of 'between' by Greg Madison

6/2013 June 2013: Anna Christensen. This month's conversation is an experiment in communication, with Anna Christensen and Serge Prengel

6/2013 By-Laws of The Focusing Institute, Amended 5-20-13 [see current version]

5/2013 May 2013 Newsletter is now on the website.

5/2013 FOCUSING IN EL SALVADOR: TOOLS FOR HEALING (English) (Español) by Yara Jiménez, CFT. Published in TFI Newsletter In Focus May 2013

5/2013 Community Wellness Focusing Update by Nina Joy Lawrence and Patricia Omidian. Published in TFI Newsletter In Focus May 2013

5/2013 イン・フォーカス April 2013 Japanese Newsletter

5/2013 イン・フォーカス March 2013 Japanese Newsletter

5/2013 Updated Japanese newsletter page

4/2013 ABRIENDO PUERTAS HACIA LA RECUPERACION por Suzanne L. Noël, CFT, CNT. 3er. Encuentro Iberoamericano de Focusing (2011) [PDF]

4/2013 FOCUS-IN RECOVERY by Suzanne L. Noel, CFT, Certifying Coordinator, Costa Rica. [PDF]

4/2013 "I really need some support!" How a Focusing approach allows a child's inner voice to emerge by René Veugelers. Published in TFI Newsletter In Focus April 2013.

4/2013 Updated the In Focus Newsletter page. March 2013 and April 2013 newsletters are now on the website.

4/2013 Connections and Crossings Across Cultures: Advanced and Certification Weeklong on November 1-7, 2013 at the Garrison Institute in New York. Read the Weeklong FAQs and new podcasts from the teachers moderated by Susan Lennox.

4/2013  Defining Moments For Therapists, co-edited by Serge Prengel and Lynn Somerstein. Includes two chapters by FOTs, Susan Rudnick and Robin Kappy. A free PDF version can be downloaded at the website. The concept of the book is as follows: If therapy is a relational process, it takes a person on the therapist's end. The goal of the project is to capture the therapist's evolving sense of self as it is shaped by our experiences as active participants in a creative interaction. The essays in this book are first-person accounts, by eleven therapists, of some "Aha!" moments when they got to understand themselves better, and to understand better why they do what they do.

4/2013  Focusing Gems - a free phone seminar May 15, 2013. We're doing a live phone seminar with all five Focusing Institute Summer School teachers live on the call: Ann Weiser Cornell, Joan Klagsbrun, Nada Lou, Kevin McEvenue, and René Veugelers. Each will offer an experiential exercise on a different angle or application of Focusing that they will be presenting at the summer school. On the phone for free!

4/2013  April 2013: William Hernandez. This month's conversation is an invitation to start to explore the pause: Serge Prengel is talking with William Hernandez. Introductory notes for the conversation written by Serge. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

3/2013 Direct Engagement with the Cleared Space in Psychotherapy by Doralee Grindler Katonah, Psy.D., M.Div. From Person-Centered and Experiential Psychotherapies. Vol. 9, #2. 157-169. (2010). [PDF]

3/2013 ホールボディ・フォーカシング--- グラウンディド・プレゼンスにいること WholeBody Focusing --- Being in Grounded Presence ケヴィン・マクエヴェニュ 認定コーディネーター,フォーカシング・トレーナー,トロント・カナダ (日笠摩子訳)

3/2013 Le Focusing dans la globalité du corps (WBF) - Être dans la présence enracinée par Kevin McEvenue. Publié dans le bulletin de nouvelles de l'Institut de Focusing In Focus Mars 2013. Translated by Marine de Freminville

3/2013 Felt Sense Literacy by Marion Hendricks-Gendlin  Français  Español

3/2013 Experiencing first hand the revolutionary power of the pause by Soti Grafanaki Español

3/2013 Gendlin, E.T. (2013). Arakawa and Gins: the Organism-Person-Environment Process. In Keane, J. and Glazebrook, T (Eds.), Arakawa and Gins Special Issue of Inflexions Journal, No. 6: 225-236 http://www.inflexions.org/

3/2013 Spiritual Path - in focusing oriented psychotherapy by Ifat Eckstein [Word Doc] [PDF]

3/2013 נתיב רוחני בפסיכותרפיה מוכוונת התמקדות אקשטיין יפעת

3/2013 Wholebody Focusing resources index page

3/2013 Wholebody Focusing – Being in Grounded Presence by Kevin McEvenue Published in TFI Newsletter in Focus March 2013

3/2013 Snapshots from the First Winter Focusing Retreat By Sara Snyder Published in TFI Newsletter in Focus March 2013

2/2013  Zeven geheimen om een blokkering op te lossen. Vertaling van: The Seven Secrets to Getting Unblocked. Door Ann Weiser Cornell. Bron: Website Focusing Resources (www.focusingresources.com), 14/10/2012. Vertaald door Sara Broens en Tine Swyngedouw, oktober 2012 [PDF]

2/2013  Ons innerlijk weer. Vertaling van: Our internal weather. By Shoji Tsuchie, Trainer in training, Shimane, Japan. Staying in Focus, The Focusing Institute Newsletter, volume III, number 1, Applications of Focusing, January 2003. Vertaling door Tine Swyngedouw, mei 2011. [PDF]

2/2013  February 2013: Serge Prengel This interview of Serge Prengel, the editor of the "Focusing Conversations" series, was conducted by Dr. Rae Johnson, as part of the Mystery of Embodiment Online Summit organized by Meridian University's Psychology Program. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

1/2013 New Folio: MEMOIRS: STORIES OF ONE AHA TRANSFORMATIONAL FOCUSING EXPERIENCE. Featuring 47 written memories—memoirs from members of our Focusing community. The diversity of insight, growth, change, and inspiration is both heartfelt and often astounding. Now available in the TFI store.

1/2013 Making therapy experiential: On the practice of integrating focusing in psychotherapy by Frans Depestele (8/7/12) Presentation at the 24th International Focusing Conference, June 6-10, 2012, RCT Vacation and Spa Club, Chapadmalal, Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires province, Argentina. [PDF]

1/2013 Cómo hacer la Terapia Experiencial: En la práctica de integrar Focusing a la Psicoterapia por Frans Depestele (julio 2012). Traducción: Dominique Laplacette y Nora Viacava (noviembre 2012). Presentación en el 24vo Congreso Internacional de Focusing, 6 al 10 de junio de 2012, RCT Club Vacacional y Spa. Chapadmalal. Mar del Plata, Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina. [PDF]

1/2013  Helping Children with Focusing - Some Guidelines for Companions العربية Deutsch English Español 日本語 Nederland  New translation Svenska Översättning: Barbro Holmström (Att stödja barn genom fokusering - Några riktlinjer för lyssnare) [PDF]

1/2013  Being a Focusing Schoolteacher - The Role of the Implicit at School by Arno Katz

12/2012  Podcast with Shirley Turcotte discussing Aboriginal Psychotherapy, a key aspect of the training approach used in the upcoming Focusing-Oriented Therapy and Complex Trauma training program.

12/2012  Gateways - Since December 2008, the Focusing Institute's website has hosted the Focusing Conversations series. Now that many people have shared about their experience in this conversational format, it is possible to take more of an overview, and to consciously contemplate the breadth and depth of "the varieties of focusing experience." Gateways has brief written statements from many of the people who have been part of the series in which they share with you something about their approach.

12/2012  Podcast with Alexis Phillips explaining why Focusing Oriented Therapy is so effective in healing complex trauma and provides an overview of the upcoming Focusing-Oriented Therapy and Complex Trauma training program.

11/2012 Enjoying the Felt Dimension In 2013 - New calendar featuring Suzanne L. Noel's art collages. 12/2012 The Focusing Institute Holiday Gathering & First Annual Fundraiser on Friday, December 7, 2012 with guest speaker Shirley Turcotte. Celebrate our growing community at the New York Insight Meditation Center in NYC. Music to open our hearts and move our feet.

11/2012  Wonderful opportunity for Holiday Gift Giving When you are making your holiday list please think of The Focusing Institute! Members Appreciation - Holiday Season Special: For all products in our on-line store between now and December 31, 2012. 10% off on orders up to $50, 15% off on orders $50.01 to $99.99, 20% off on orders $100+. Special applies for all current Focusing Institute members who have paid 2012 dues. Normal shipping rates apply.

10/2012  Helping Children with Focusing - Some Guidelines for Companions العربية English Español 日本語 Nederland  New translation Deutsch Übersetzung: Bettina Markones [PDF]

10/2012 Collaborative Consultation with Parents and Infants in the Perinatal Period by Zack Boukydis, Focusing Coordinator, Focusing Institute, NY; Visiting Professor, Fullbright Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, Semmelweis Medical School, Budapest, Hungary. This book was written for people who support mothers, fathers, babies and families in the perinatal period. The book may be useful for focusing teachers, focusing-oriented therapists and others who want to consider this perspective on integrating focusing into their work.

10/2012  中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell article: 甚麼都感覺不到 ("Feeling Nothing")

10/2012  Generative Thinking at the Edge. Phone sessions with Nada Lou. Have you ever wondered what TAE is all about? Have you ever wished you could connect with new ideas from your own bodily wisdom? In the spirit of Holiday Season until December 31, 2012, Nada Lou is offering a SPECIAL to experience GENERATIVE THINKING AT THE EDGE.

10/2012  The Experiencing Scale: A Research and Training Manual by Marjorie H. Klein, Philippa L. Mathieu, Eugene T. Gendlin, and Donald J. Kiesler. The package contains two manuals and ten CDs. Now available in the TFI store.

10/2012  October 2012: Jim Strohl This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Jim Strohl. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

9/2012 Vi invitiamo a partecipare a questa lista di discussione di Focusing in Italiano. Questo gruppo di discussione è aperto a chiunque sia intessato/a al Focusing e voglia condividere le sue esperienze, scambiare informazioni e pensieri, annunciare eventi di Focusing, o sperimentare nella comunicazione scritta partendo dal proprio sentire esperienziale. Vi chiediamo che la lista sia riservata per comunicazioni che abbiano a che fare con la pratica ed il processo di Focusing. Per iscriverti clicca qui.

9/2012  Magyar - New Hungarian home page.

8/2012  An Ex-Con Breaks Free, With the Help of Focusing Therapy: An innovative approach to redefining ourselves and living a better, more constructive life - by Jen Singer August 15, 2012 from PBS website nextavenue.org (offsite link)

8/2012 FOCUSING, RESEARCH, AND CONTEMPORARY SCIENCE: New Movements Forward Crossing Focusing and Science, this issue is packed with wonderful articles including unexpected discoveries in Physics and Epigenetics, Neuroscience and Focusing, Focusing-Oriented Therapy and recent findings about brain plasticity and a wonderful article from Eugene Gendlin. Free e-FOLIO and also sale in the TFI store.

8/2012  中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell article

8/2012  August 2012: Leslie Ellis This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Leslie Ellis. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

7/2012  On Three Modes Of Focusing In Therapy and The Experiencing Scales with Akira Ikemi, Ph.D. new DVD in TFI store.

7/2012  TAE Steps - Updated English version. Added Chinese, French and Italian translations.

7/2012  日本語 Updated Japanese home page with new articles: オイゲン・ゲンデリン(ユージン・ジェンドリン) EUGEN(E) GEND(E)LIN translated by Hiroki Sakuramoto, Tadayuki Murasato, Yoshihiko Morotomi, Kumie Osako, Yasuhiro Suetake, Satoko Tokumaru. 2011 [PDF] and 変化はいかに起きるか:全体的(wholeness)な成長としてか、嗜癖的反応としてか How Change Can Happen: Growth toward Wholeness or Addictive Response by Ann Marie Wyrsch translated by Sayuri Sato [PDF]

7/2012  Joan Klagsbrun: The Emotion Revolution Interview

7/2012  中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell articles: 感自覺者所感(三) (Even more on feeling the feeling of the person you're focusing with.) and 這人與你關係密切,但你卻對他憤怒到以致想傷害他,可以怎辦? (If you are so angry at someone close that you want to hurt that person, what can you do?)

6/2012  Being What We Are About - Message to the International Focusing Conference, 2012, by Kye Nelson, Co Executive Director, The Focusing Institute

6/2012  June 2012: Astrid Schillings This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Astrid Schillings. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

4/2012  April 2012: Mary Armstrong This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Mary Armstrong. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

3/2012  日本語 New Japanese home page.

3/2012  Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy - FOAT: Integrating Focusing-Oriented Art with Laury Rappaport, Ph.D., ATR-BC, REAT - video clip from new DVD in TFI store.

2/2012  New Turkish Translation of Gendlin's Focusing TFI bookstore:  Odaklanma: Bedeninizdeki Bilgiye Doðrudan Ulaþma Yolu

2/2012  New French Translation of Gendlin's Focusing TFI bookstore:  Focusing, au centre de soi: Une porte ouverte sur le langage du corps

2/2012 Line by Line Commentary on Aristotle's De Anima by Eugene T. Gendlin, Ph.D. This is a detailed commentary on Aristotle's De Anima. Try looking up your favorite or your most troublesome spot, and see how helpful this commentary can be.

2/2012 New Folio: FOCUSING, RESEARCH, AND CONTEMPORARY SCIENCE: New Movements Forward Crossing Focusing and Science, this issue is packed with wonderful articles including unexpected discoveries in Physics and Epigenetics, Neuroscience and Focusing, Focusing-Oriented Therapy and recent findings about brain plasticity and a wonderful article from Eugene Gendlin.

2/2012  February 2012: René Veugelers This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with René Veugelers. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

1/2012  עברית - New Hebrew home page.

1/2012  Facilitating Self-in-Presence: Using Language and Embodiment to Help Clients Be Their Larger Selves video clip from new DVD in TFI store.

1/2012 Greek translations: Οι Τρείς «Διαστάσεις» για το Σώμα [Word Doc]  [PDF], Ο «πελάτης» του πελάτη.... [Word Doc]  [PDF], Βιωματική Απόκριση [Word Doc]  [PDF] and ΤΑ ΜΙΚΡΑ ΒΗΜΑΤΑ ΤΗΣ ΘΕΡΑΠΕΥΤΙΚΗΣ ΔΙΑΔΙΚΑΣΙΑΣ: ΠΩΣ ΕΡΧΟΝΤΑΙ ΚΑΙ ΠΩΣ ΜΠΟΡΟΥΜΕ ΝΑ ΒΟΗΘΗΣΟΥΜΕ ΓΙΑ ΝΑ ΕΡΘΟΥΝ [Word Doc]  [PDF]

1/2012 Meaning and Space: Reflections on "Now, In This Space, 'I' am Facing Something" by Yasushi Kuba [Word Doc] [PDF]

1/2012  العربية - New Arabic home page. نشاط باص الانفعالات (The Emotion Bus), دور المتمركز مع الدبدوب الحبوب (FOCUSER – Empathy Bears), مقدمة حول العلاج بالتركيز: مساق(1) (Module 1 - Introducing Focusing), مساق رقم "4" الصمود (Module 4/ Level 1: Resiliency)

1/2012  中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell articles: 同行者不必在自己身體內經驗探索者的感受 (Companion does not have to bodily experience the Focuser's feelings), 感自覺者所感(二) (More on Feeling the Feelings of the Person you're Focusing With) and 與同行者進行生命自覺,卻發覺被對方的覆述干擾 (Focusing with a partner but finding companion's reflections interrupting.)

1/2012  Updates to the models of training (MOT) page. Added MOT for Marta Stapert and Madeleine Walder-Binder.

1/2012  January 2012: Soti Grafanaki This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Soti Grafanaki. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

12/2011  We have a new look! The TFI website has been redesigned and many of the key pages have been updated. The site has a simpler home page with a new logo, new text and a new visual desingn. We have also added improved navigation features including an updated search box that can now be easily found and a special page for newcomers.

12/2011  Twenty models of training (MOT) have been collected and are now available on the website. Certifying Coordinators and Trainers each have a somewhat different program for teaching and training their students as Focusing Professionals, and we value this diversity. We are pleased to present some of these models on our website.

12/2011  Children Focusing: Being Seriously Playful with René Veugelers video clip from new DVD in TFI store.

12/2011  December 2011: Ruth Hirsch This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Ruth Hirsch. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

11/2011  New CD in TFI store:  Past phone course with Gendlin, recording available on CD: Focusing, Psychotherapy, and the Implicit. 

11/2011  New DVD in TFI store:  Children Focusing: Being Seriously Playful with René Veugelers

11/2011  New calendar in TFI store:  Celebrating 50 Years of Focusing 1962-2012

11/2011  November 2011: Susan Rudnick This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Susan Rudnick. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

11/2011  New book on TAE in TFI bookstore:  Tokumaru, Satoko (2011). Qualitative research with TAE steps. Thinking at the edge: Theory and Applications (translated into English by Mariyo Kida). Hiroshima: Keisuisha. ISBN: ISBN 978-4-86327-145-6 C3011. 

10/2011 Brief podcasts provide introductions to the presentations at the Second World Conference on Focusing Oriented Psychotherapies, November 2011. Interviews with John Amodeo, Charlotte Howorth, Akira Ikemi, Bala Jaison, Lynn Preston, Bart Santen, Joan Lavender, Robert Lee, Greg Madison, Mary McGuire, Laury Rappaport, and Susan Rudnick are available.Listen to audio file

10/2011  October 2011: Russell Delman This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Russell Delman. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

10/2011 中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell article: 「我經常在人前狂怒,為此我感到羞愧」 ("I am often furious, and very ashamed of it")  and 「第二天你就能動筆…真的變得這麼輕鬆?」 ("The next day you were able to write... Was it really that easy?")  當內裡毫無 感覺 時,你能 跟妨礙感覺 的部份進行生命自覺 進行生命自覺 進行生命自覺 嗎? (Can you do Focusing with a block to feeling even though what you find inside is the absence of feeling?)

9/2011 Writing the River: Self-Discovery and Creativity through Experiential Journaling by David Smith. New book in TFI Store.

9/2011 The Focusing Institute Newsletter Staying in Focus VOLUME XI, NUMBER 2, MAY 2011 [PDF]  English Español 日本語

9/2011 Kye Nelson Bio

9/2011 Es un placer para nosotros ofrecer esta lista de discusión, abierto a cualquier persona que quiera conectarse con otros Focusers de habla hispana. Estamos ofreciendo este foro para todas las personas que no dominan el Inglés pueden hablar unos con otros con facilidad, compartir experiencias y desarrollar proyectos conjuntos. Esto incluye a las personas que hablan español como primera lengua, y también cualquier persona que hable español como segunda lengua y también le gustaría estar conectado con el mundo del Focusing en habla hispana.  http://lists.focusinglists.org/listinfo.cgi/focusing-espanol-focusinglists.org

9/2011  September 2011: Atsmaout Perlstein This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Atsmaout Perlstein. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversations Listen to audio file

8/2011  Focusing - Eugene T. Gendlin, founder of an innovative self-actualization technique with transformative potential, talks with Linda Heuman. Tricycle Magazine, Fall 2011. [PDF]

8/2011  Focusing and Meditation: A Conversation with Gene Gendlin and David Rome moderated by Ann Weiser Cornell.  Teleconference on Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 4pm EST.

8/2011  August 2011: Akira Ikemi This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Akira Ikemi. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

7/2011  Helping Children with Focusing - Some Guidelines for Companions العربية English Español 日本語 Nederlands  [PDF]

7/2011 Ms. C’s Focusing and Cognitive Functions by James R. Iberg, Ph.D. Illinois School of Professional Psychology, U.S.A. In Lietaer, G., Rombauts, J., Van Balen, R. (Eds.) Client-centered and experiential psychotherapy in the nineties. Leuven, Belgium: Leuven University Press, 1990. [PDF]

7/2011 July 2011: David Smith This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with David Smith. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

6/2011 Summary Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting May 28, 2011

6/2011 認定フォーカシング・プロフェッショナルのデータベースの検索 (Search the Certified Focusing Professional Database - Japanese version)

6/2011 Listen to Doralee as she overviews the highlights of the Weeklong and explains why it is such an important and unique event for new trainers, FOTs, and other advanced focusers.Listen to audio file

6/2011 Summary Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting April 28, 2011

6/2011 Listen to Mako Hikasa describe what she will be teaching at the Weeklong and her experiences with cross-lingual Focusing and other significant aspects of the Weeklong program.Listen to audio file

6/2011 Gendlin, E.T. (in press) The Time of the Explicating Process, in S. C. Koch, T. Fuchs, & C. Müller (Eds.), Body Memory, Metaphor and Movement. Amsterdam: John Benjamins (forthcoming). Gendlin's article will appear in this volume as a response to an article by Thomas Fuchs titled "Body Memory."

6/2011 June 2011: Liora Bar-Natan This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Liora Bar-Natan. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

5/2011 Listen to Nicoletta Corsetti's experiences as an international Focuser at the Weeklong Listen to audio file

5/2011 Gendlin, E.T. (in press) Body Dreamwork, in McNamara, Patrick & Barrett, Deirdre (eds.), Encyclopedia of Sleep and Dreams, Praeger Press (forthcoming).

5/2011 The Authentic Heart by John Amodeo. New book in TFI Store.

5/2011 Gendlin, E.T. (2011). An unclear bodily whole. First part of a lecture given on March 18, 1981, at the Department of Psychology and Pedagogics, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium. Transcript made by Frans Depestele, who also choose this title. The text is not edited by the author. [PDF]

5/2011 Depestele, F. (2011). Gendlins theorie van het ervaringsproces. [PDF]

5/2011 Depestele, F. (2011). Enkele notities bij de eerste beweging van focussen. [PDF]

5/2011 MacroShifting Changes Group - "Virtual" meetings by phone: Open to Focusers all over the world who are trained in Robert Lee's MacroShifting / Changing the Unchangeable work.

5/2011 Gendlin, E.T. (2010). De stad en menselijke aandacht. (Peumans, L., Depestele, F, Vert.). Vertaling van 'The town and human attention' (2010). [PDF]  [Word Doc]

5/2011 中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell article: 主導的自覺者,從容自在的同行者 (Empowered Focuser, Relaxed Companion)

5/2011 中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell article: 「我陪著我」 (Self-in-Presence)

5/2011 中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell article: 一字萬金 (The Power of Something)

5/2011 Breaking the Paradigm of "The Teacher And The Student" - video clip from William Hernandez, a TFI Coordinator from Ecuador - English and Español

5/2011 When Bamboo Bloom An Anthropologist in Taliban's Afghanistan by Patricia A. Omidian. New book in TFI Store.

5/2011 Summary Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meeting March 31, 2011

5/2011 May 2011: Nicoletta Corsetti This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Nicoletta Corsetti. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

4/2011 New Sustainer Program for The Focusing Institute

4/2011 フォーカシング:からだは内側から語る (Gendlin, E.T. (2007, June). Focusing: The body speaks from the inside.)

4/2011 The Focusing Institute Newsletter Staying in Focus VOLUME XI, NUMBER 1, JANUARY 2011 [PDF]  English Español 日本語

4/2011 The Focusing Institute Newsletter Staying in Focus VOLUME X, NUMBER 3, SEPTEMBER 2010 [PDF] English  Español  日本語

4/2011 Focusing for School Teachers - Project Report Status, March 5, 2011 by Elmar Kruithoff, Dipl.-Psych. [PDF]

4/2011 April 2011: Shulamit Berlevtov This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Shulamit Berlevtov. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

3/2011 The Focusing Institute's Vision Statement

3/2011 Summary Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meetings - February 2011

3/2011 Tochtjes met de lift helpen kinderen om te leren focussen.  [PDF] [Word Doc]
Vertaling van: Elevator rides help children learn focusing. By Lucy Bowers, Trainer, Toronto, Canada. Staying in Focus, The Focusing Institute Newsletter, volume I, number 3, Applications of Focusing, September 2001. Vertaling door Tine Swyngedouw, oktober 2010.

3/2011 Tochtjes met de lift helpen kinderen om te leren focussen. Deel 2.  [PDF]  [Word Doc]
Vertaling van: Elevator rides help children learn focusing - Part II. By Lucy Bowers, Trainer, Toronto, Canada. Staying in Focus, The Focusing Institute Newsletter, volume II, number 1, Applications of Focusing, January 2002. Vertaling door Tine Swyngedouw, oktober 2010.

3/2011 Bowers, L. (2001) Elevator Rides Help Children Learn Focusing - Part 1  [PDF]  [Word Doc]
Staying in Focus, The Focusing Institute Newsletter, volume I, number 3, Applications of Focusing, September 2001.

3/2011 Bowers, L. (2002) Elevator Rides Help Children Learn Focusing - Part 2  [PDF]  [Word Doc]
Staying in Focus, The Focusing Institute Newsletter, volume II, number 1, Applications of Focusing, January 2002.

3/2011 Community Wellness: Healing Through We-ing Telephone Seminar with Suzanne L. Noël, CFT, CNT at 7 a.m. PST, 10 a.m. Eastern, 2 p.m. UK, 3 p.m. Europe, and 6 p.m. Dubai.

3/2011 March 2011: Analia Zaccai. This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Analia Zaccai. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

2/2011 Evaluation for Parsa's Higher Education Psychosocial Training by Manjari Mehta, Ph.D.  [PDF]

2/2011 Summary Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meetings - January 2011

2/2011 Table of Contents and download details for e-FOLIO VOLUME 22, NUMBER 1, 2010

2/2011  中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell article: 改變只能發生於此時此地 (Here and Now)

2/2011 Het nieuw soort begrippen in Gendlin’s ‘A Process Model’ Vertaling van hoofdstuk IV-A, d-2, p. 28 – 38 van ‘A Process Model’. Vertaald door Aukje Strandstra en Frans Depestele (2010) [PDF] [Word Doc]

2/2011 What’s Different And Important About Community Wellness Focusing? by Jill Drummond

2/2011 Tre apprendimenti successivi al libro sul sogno di Eugene T. Gendlin, Ph.D., University of Chicago (Traduzione di Laura Pappadà)  [PDF]  [MS Doc]

2/2011 Community Wellness: Healing Through We-ing February 26, 2011. Telephone Seminar with Suzanne L. Noël.

2/2011 February 2011: Kathy Mcguire. This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Kathy McGuire. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

1/2011 Summary Minutes from The Focusing Institute Board Meetings

1/2011 Gendlin, E.T. (in press) Implicit Precision, in Z. Radman (Ed.) Knowing without Thinking: The Theory of the Background in Philosophy of Mind, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan (forthcoming).

1/2011 中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell article: 溫柔就是力量 (Gentleness is Powerful)

1/2011  Read review from Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing of Focusing-Oriented Art Therapy Accessing the Body's Wisdom and Creative Intelligence by Laury Rappaport.

1/2011 Seminario Telefónico del Community Focusing Lab: El Uso de la Comunicación No Violenta para apoyar la enseñanza del Enfoque en El Salvador domingo 30 de enero 2011 con Yara Jiménez y Melba Jiménez, El Salvador, y Beatrice Blake, EE.UU. del Community Focusing Lab.

1/2011 中文 - Updated Chinese home page with newly translated Ann Weiser Cornell articles: "接觸" 的力量 The Power of Contact and  不做甚麼,只是陪伴,可以帶來轉變 How Change Happens from "Just"  Being with It. 既是顯而易見,確認它,有作用嗎? The Power of Acknowledging the Obvious.

1/2011 January 2011: Suzanne Noel. This month, we continue our experiential explorations of the felt sense: Serge Prengel is talking with Suzanne Noel. This is part of our "conversations" series which you can access from the "Felt Community" menu or from www.focusing.org/conversationsListen to audio file

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