Truly listening has the power to heal and this is something most of us have experienced. Being witnessed, being heard, receiving open and generous attention are moments of deep connection with our fellow humans, animals, beings, the world. It can gift us with a sense of openness, and help us find peace with where we are in this moment, lessening our sense of struggle.
In such a conversation, deep and sincere listening creates a space of safety and comfort. A space that gives room and holds the person sharing in a gentle moment of presence. It brings the possibility for renewed consciousness, love and direction.
In the work of the body, the touch and direction of listening hands creates such presence. It is a conversation and a moment of being there to truly and fully witness, to allow and support the possibility of an opening. The tensions that have taken up residence in the body because of fear or over-use, neglect, injury and stress hold their places often long after the initial event / impact occurred and can carry with them a story. Through hands-on work we facilitate a new beginning: