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Listening to how everyday people connect to themselves, others and all that is. Our Heart is a source of energetic connections and learn what the heart of connection means to them. What strategies and how do they connect from their hearts.

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Connected Mother, Business Owner & Naturopath ~Episode 44 ~ My conversation with Bree Melotte
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><h1><strong>Connected Mother, Business Women &amp; Naturopath&nbsp;</strong></h1> <p>Mark [0:00] Welcome to the Heart of Connection Podcast, I&rsquo;m your host, Mark Randall and it&rsquo;s a wonderful opportunity to sit and have a conversation with you about what the heart connection to self, others and &lsquo;All That Is&rsquo; means to you.&nbsp; Just by way of intro, could you give a brief introduction to your kind self?</p> <h1><strong>Connected to<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anglesea,_Victoria"> Anglesea where &lsquo;Bush meets the Sea.&rsquo;</a></strong></h1> <p>Bree [0:17] Yes. Hi, thank you, Mark, thanks for having me.&nbsp; My name is Bree, I&rsquo;m a mother, business owner, and naturopath.&nbsp; I have two little boys and I own <a href="https://www.instagram.com/greatoceanroadwellness/">Great Ocean Road Wellness.</a> I also have another manufacturing company Iris practice and I live here in Anglesea.</p> <p>Mark [0:38] Lovely place to live in isn&rsquo;t.<img class="alignright wp-image-2120" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Bree-M-Episode-44-300x285.jpg" alt="" width="327" height="311" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Bree-M-Episode-44-300x285.jpg 300w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Bree-M-Episode-44-230x218.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Bree-M-Episode-44-350x332.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Bree-M-Episode-44-480x456.jpg 480w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Bree-M-Episode-44.jpg 496w" sizes="(max-width: 327px) 100vw, 327px"></p> <p>Bree [0:40] &nbsp;It is a beautiful place.</p> <p>Mark [0:42] The bush meets the sea.</p> <p>Bree [0:43] Completely.</p> <p>Mark [0:44] And it&rsquo;s actually bush here (Laughter).</p> <p>Bree [0:47] Exactly and beautiful oceans, rawness, and openness.</p> <p>Mark [0:52] You connected to it?</p> <h1><strong><a href="http://anglesea.org.au/">Anglesea</a>&rsquo;s My Hearts Home</strong></h1> <p>Bree [0:53] Completely. Yeah, I moved down Anglesea when I was 21.&nbsp; Had a New Year&rsquo;s resolution was to learn how to surf and it&rsquo;s been my heart home ever since.</p> <p>Mark [1:06] I believe it&rsquo;s my heart home too but I&rsquo;m not here and I&rsquo;m finding the disconnection from the place really painful.&nbsp; Got to move on.&nbsp; The heart of connection &ndash; How do you &ndash; what does it mean to you? How important or unimportant could that concept of Heart of Connection to you?</p> <h1><strong>Connection to Heart is Essential </strong></h1> <p><img class="size-medium wp-image-599 alignleft" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Love-Rhiannon-Podcast-200x300.jpg" alt="" width="200" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Love-Rhiannon-Podcast-200x300.jpg 200w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Love-Rhiannon-Podcast-768x1152.jpg 768w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Love-Rhiannon-Podcast-683x1024.jpg 683w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Love-Rhiannon-Podcast-830x1245.jpg 830w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Love-Rhiannon-Podcast-230x345.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Love-Rhiannon-Podcast-350x525.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/Love-Rhiannon-Podcast-480x720.jpg 480w" sizes="(max-width: 200px) 100vw, 200px">Bree [1:29] I feel that&rsquo;s everything.&nbsp; <strong>If there&rsquo;s no connection with the heart, you have no connection with self. No connection with what is around you.&nbsp;</strong> I feel that, as mentioned briefly, we were talking about before
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Connection to Self through Meditation ~ Episode 43 ~ My conversation with Mary McIntyre
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><h1>Connection to Self through Meditation</h1> <p>Mark [0:00] Hello Mary, thank you for being a guest on Heart of Connection podcast.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m your host, Mark Randall and it&rsquo;s always a pleasure to have guests on the podcast.&nbsp; Just by way of introduction, would you mind giving a brief introduction to yourself please for people who are listening?</p> <h1><a href="https://www.goodtherapy.com.au/mary-a_mcintyre">Somatic Psychotherapist</a> &amp; leads <a href="https://www.mtia.org.au/">Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)</a></h1> <p>Mary [0:17] Sure, really glad to chat with you again, Mark.&nbsp; I live in Brisbane, and I am a somatic<img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-2104" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-F-249x300.jpg" alt="" width="249" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-F-249x300.jpg 249w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-F-768x925.jpg 768w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-F-850x1024.jpg 850w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-F-830x1000.jpg 830w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-F-230x277.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-F-350x422.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-F-480x578.jpg 480w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-F.jpg 1586w" sizes="(max-width: 249px) 100vw, 249px"> psychotherapist.&nbsp; I am also a mindfulness stress reduction meditation teacher.&nbsp; I&rsquo;ve lived in Australia for 14 years.&nbsp; I&rsquo;ve been doing this work for about 11 years.&nbsp; I&rsquo;ve always had an interest and have always pursued for a very long time, my late 20s meditation.&nbsp; I also co-lead meditation retreats, silent retreats, and the insight system and love them.&nbsp; We do a few of those every year. I do that with <a href="https://www.mtia.org.au/">Timothea Goddard and the Mindfulness Training Institute</a> here in Australia.&nbsp; &nbsp;Another part of my work is that I support people who are wanting to teach mindfulness and so they can really understand this process from the bottom up and how can impart this in an authentic way.&nbsp; I love that work as well, supporting people committed in the journey of finding more about it. for themselves personally, and then how they carry it into the world.&nbsp; I&nbsp; am an expressive arts therapist and I &nbsp;love sand-tray and symbol work.&nbsp; And that covers a part of what I&rsquo;ve been doing for the last 10 years or so.</p> <p>Mark [1:50] When you&rsquo;re teaching up and coming mindfulness teachers, from the bottom up &ndash; are you teaching them to connect to themselves first?</p> <h1>Connection to the self &ndash; Meditation offers</h1> <p><img class="size-medium wp-image-2108 alignleft" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-G-278x300.jpg" alt="" width="278" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-G-278x300.jpg 278w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-G-230x249.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-G-350x378.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-G-480x519.jpg 480w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Mary-McIntrye-Episode-43-G.jpg 596w" sizes="(max-width: 278px) 100vw, 278px">Mary [2:03]
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Men’s Circle ~ Safe to Share our Vulnerabilities – Episode 42 ~ My conversation with Andrew Brady
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><p>Mark [0:00] Hello, Andrew, welcome to the Heart of Connection podcast.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m your host Mark Randall and it is a great opportunity to sit <img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-2082" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ATEP-Webpage-Photo-300x134.jpg" alt="" width="300" height="134" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ATEP-Webpage-Photo-300x134.jpg 300w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ATEP-Webpage-Photo-768x344.jpg 768w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ATEP-Webpage-Photo-1024x458.jpg 1024w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ATEP-Webpage-Photo-830x371.jpg 830w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ATEP-Webpage-Photo-230x103.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ATEP-Webpage-Photo-350x157.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ATEP-Webpage-Photo-480x215.jpg 480w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/ATEP-Webpage-Photo.jpg 1039w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px">here with you at the <a href="http://atep.asn.au/">Association of Transpersonal &amp; Experiential Psychotherapists (ATEP)</a> gathering and to have a conversation about the Heart of Connection and what it means to you.</p> <p>Just by way of introduction, would you mind giving a brief introduction as to Andrew, and life in his universe?</p> <h1><strong>Connecting to Acupuncture &amp; Men&rsquo;s Circles</strong></h1> <p><img class="size-medium wp-image-2093 alignleft" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Andrew-Brady-Episode-42-Portrait-225x300.jpg" alt="" width="225" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Andrew-Brady-Episode-42-Portrait-225x300.jpg 225w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Andrew-Brady-Episode-42-Portrait-768x1024.jpg 768w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Andrew-Brady-Episode-42-Portrait-830x1107.jpg 830w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Andrew-Brady-Episode-42-Portrait-230x307.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Andrew-Brady-Episode-42-Portrait-350x467.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Andrew-Brady-Episode-42-Portrait-480x640.jpg 480w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Andrew-Brady-Episode-42-Portrait.jpg 1512w" sizes="(max-width: 225px) 100vw, 225px">Andrew [0:18] Well, New South Wales Foster-Tuncurry.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m an acupuncturist in Tuncurry.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m interested in men&rsquo;s groups and I&rsquo;m currently starting up one in Ellenborough in a Wauchope.&nbsp; Wanting to get men on board into some really deep journey work, or maybe not so deep.&nbsp; To start &ndash; is just getting men interested in hanging around with each other and just sharing space together.&nbsp; That&rsquo;s what I&rsquo;m sort of just inviting myself into at the moment with some like-minded men so trying to get a group together?</p> <p>Mark [0:56] What&rsquo;s the connection there for you?&nbsp; How does that connect to you?</p> <h1><strong>Connection to Like-Minded Men</strong></h1> <p>Andrew [1:11] Connects me because I&rsquo;d like to spend a bit more time with like-minded men.&nbsp; The connection without a beer in our hands.&nbsp; So we can socialize in more of an un-ordinary space, I suppose.&nbsp; This then becomes ordinary, everyday normal, but away from every day at the same time.&nbsp; So, it&rsquo;s sort of just creating a space for ourselves and then that lets us go a little bit deeper.</p> <p>Mark [1:46] In letting it go a little bit deeper with that bring us men closer to connect to our he
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Connection to Unconditional Love & Respect ~ Episode 41 ~ My conversation with Rachael Bons
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><h1><strong>Connection to Unconditional Love &amp; Respect</strong></h1> <p>Mark [0:00] Rachel, thank you for being a guest on the Heart of Connection podcast.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m your host Mark Randall and it&rsquo;s lovely to have this opportunity to speak to you about the process and your experiences at heart of connection.&nbsp; Just by way of introduction, could you give a brief introduction to yourself, please?</p> <h2><strong>Connection &amp; Love of Role at Work</strong></h2> <p><img class="size-medium wp-image-2085 alignleft" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rachael-Bons-Podcast-Episode-41-225x300.jpeg" alt="" width="225" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rachael-Bons-Podcast-Episode-41-225x300.jpeg 225w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rachael-Bons-Podcast-Episode-41-768x1024.jpeg 768w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rachael-Bons-Podcast-Episode-41-230x307.jpeg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rachael-Bons-Podcast-Episode-41-350x467.jpeg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rachael-Bons-Podcast-Episode-41-480x640.jpeg 480w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Rachael-Bons-Podcast-Episode-41.jpeg 810w" sizes="(max-width: 225px) 100vw, 225px">Rachael [0:17] Yeah, sure.&nbsp; My name is Rachel.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m 39 years old and I currently I am living in Bacchus Marsh which I absolutely love.&nbsp; I work for Cadburys chocolate so that can make anyone happy really?&nbsp;&nbsp; I very much do enjoy my role in my job at the moment, so that&rsquo;s me.</p> <p>Mark [0:41] Living in Bacchus March is that a connection to the country?</p> <figure id="attachment_279" aria-describedby="caption-attachment-279" style="width: 300px" class="wp-caption alignright"><img class="size-medium wp-image-279" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/people-2561053_1280-1-300x169.jpg" alt="Connection, love, warmth, happiness" width="300" height="169" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/people-2561053_1280-1-300x169.jpg 300w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/people-2561053_1280-1-768x432.jpg 768w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/people-2561053_1280-1-1024x576.jpg 1024w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/people-2561053_1280-1-830x467.jpg 830w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/people-2561053_1280-1-230x129.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/people-2561053_1280-1-350x197.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/people-2561053_1280-1-480x270.jpg 480w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/people-2561053_1280-1.jpg 1280w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px"><figcaption id="caption-attachment-279" class="wp-caption-text">Lovingly connected</figcaption></figure> <p>Rachael [0:48] Well yes.&nbsp; My partner lives here and I&rsquo;ve moved out here with him.&nbsp; As you would know, I lived in Williamstown most of my life and loved the sea. I love the ocean.&nbsp; Moving out here, it&rsquo;s completely different, it&rsquo;s quiet, it&rsquo;s lovely and it&rsquo;s beautiful.&nbsp; A much more connected to nature than I felt the ocean could provide for me. So I&rsquo;m really loving it out here.</p> <p>Mark [1:18] How do you work at connecting to yourself?&nbsp; What&rsquo;s your process to check in where Rachael&rsquo;s at, making sure that you know her well-being is okay?&nbsp; How and what does Rachael do?</p> <h2><strong>Connecting to myself with various techniques</strong></h2> <p>Rachael [1:33] I use various techniques.&nbsp; I do like t
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Connection to Community & Nature ~ Episode 40 ~ My conversation with Janine Taranto
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><h1>Connection to Community, Home Grown Food &amp; Nature</h1> <p>Mark [0:00] Heart of Connection &ndash; Janine, welcome to the Heart of Connection Podcast.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m your host Mark Randall and it&rsquo;s a real honor to have you as a guest and sitting outside at Steele Island in Tasmania.&nbsp; A gorgeous sunset.&nbsp; It is indeed and we have been very privileged with the weather we&rsquo;ve had here.&nbsp; Janine has a psychotherapy practice called <a href="https://www.facebook.com/Janine-Taranto-Being-U-Counselling-and-Psychotherapy-559204580936563/">Being U Counselling and Psychotherapy.</a></p> <p>Just by way of introduction Janine, would you mind sharing a little bit about your story?&nbsp; How does it flow?</p> <h2><strong>No Connection to City Life</strong></h2> <p>Janine [0:29] Where do I begin?&nbsp; I was brought up in Melbourne.&nbsp; I was from a wealthy family and never really felt connected to being in the city, or to have a vocation and such like.&nbsp; I never knew what I wanted to do when I grew up.&nbsp; I tried a little bit of university, but I found the 70&rsquo;s far more exciting in terms of protest movements and having fun than studying.</p> <h2><strong>Connection to Community in North Queensland</strong></h2> <p><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-2075" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Janine-Taranto-E-Episode-40-200x300.jpg" alt="" width="200" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Janine-Taranto-E-Episode-40-200x300.jpg 200w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Janine-Taranto-E-Episode-40-683x1024.jpg 683w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Janine-Taranto-E-Episode-40-230x345.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Janine-Taranto-E-Episode-40-350x525.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Janine-Taranto-E-Episode-40-480x720.jpg 480w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Janine-Taranto-E-Episode-40.jpg 750w" sizes="(max-width: 200px) 100vw, 200px">I met some people who came down from North Queensland and had been living in the rainforest, on a community.&nbsp; That was like, I&rsquo;m going there.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s warm, there are trees and forest and water.&nbsp; Straightaway, I knew it was my place.&nbsp; I dropped everything brought a backpack and hitched out of Melbourne and headed to North Queensland.&nbsp;&nbsp; I think that really shaped my life, I&rsquo;ve lived up there for 15 odd years, something like 12 or 15 years, I had my children up there.&nbsp; Living in community, growing a lot of our own food.&nbsp; There was a lot of connection in that, particularly connection with nature, connection to food and something that we grew and cultivated with love and watered and harvested and then prepared meals from.&nbsp; Meals were solely prepared with the food, we grew pretty much, apart from supply runs.&nbsp; We&rsquo;d either have an abundance of things from outside or very little.</p> <h2><strong>Connection to Cooking</strong></h2> <p>So we learned to manage with what we had.&nbsp; Henceforth, I became quite creative with my cooking. That&rsquo;s something that has taken forward in my life &ndash; as I&rsquo;ve been a cook for training groups in the <a href="http://atep.asn.au/">ERC and TERC training programs</a>.&nbsp; I have been a cook in some of those programs, as well as other events and things.&nbsp; l have a strong passion for good food and good cooking.&nbsp; A lot came from there.&nbsp; I certainly have a passion for being in nature as much as I can.&nbsp; I have always lived &ndash; after I left that area, I moved back to Melbourne for a little while to reconnect with my family.</p> <p>Then I wanted to buy land, it was the first time I
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Connection Through Heart of Yoga ~ Episode 39 ~ My conversation with Jill Harris
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><h1><strong>Connection through Heart of Yoga</strong></h1> <p>Mark [0:00] Hello, Jill welcome to the How to connection podcast. I&rsquo;m your host Mark Randall, it&rsquo;s lovely to have the opportunity to have a conversation with you about the heart of Connection to Self, Others and &lsquo;All That Is.&rdquo;&nbsp; Just by way of intro, would you mind giving an introduction of yourself, please?</p> <p><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-2059" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Jill-Tree-Pose-Episode-39-200x300.jpg" alt="" width="200" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Jill-Tree-Pose-Episode-39-200x300.jpg 200w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/Jill-Tree-Pose-Episode-39.jpg 213w" sizes="(max-width: 200px) 100vw, 200px">Jill [0:16] Sure.&nbsp; Thanks for having me, Mark. Yes, my name is Jill Harris.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m a yoga teacher, a <a href="http://yogabijam.com.au/pages/about/">yoga teacher trainer &amp; my Yoga Studio is called Yogabijam</a>. I am&nbsp;studying to be a yoga therapist at the moment.&nbsp; As well as the other hats of my life, which is a mother and you know, so forth.</p> <p>Mark [0:32] How many children do you have?</p> <p>Jill [0:33] I have two boys.</p> <p>Mark [0:35] Oh great. How old?</p> <p>Jill [0:37] 12 and 8 years old.&nbsp; Fun times.</p> <h2><strong>Connections through Yoga Therapy</strong></h2> <p>Mark [0:42] Can you tell me a little bit about yoga and yoga therapy. What does that entail?</p> <p>Jill [0:47] So, yoga therapy is a way of looking at the person in a sort of holistic sense.&nbsp; So it&rsquo;s not just about yoga as per movement.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s more about understanding what&rsquo;s going on in the body, as well as what&rsquo;s going on in the mind, and the emotions and the whole picture.&nbsp; Of the person and then applying a practice for that person that can ultimately reduce suffering, which is what Yoga is about.&nbsp; It is the idea of reducing suffering.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s another modality, I guess, for people who are not just having problems within the physical body, but may be problems emotionally and in other layers of their system.</p> <p>Mark [1:28] When people are experiencing those sorts of problems, does that impact on their connection to themselves?</p> <p>Jill [1:34] Yeah, sure does. Yes, absolutely.</p> <p>Mark [1:37] What do you notice?&nbsp; What do you experience?</p> <h2><strong>Connecting to our Suffering &ldquo;Dukhum&rdquo;</strong></h2> <p>Jill [1:40] Well, everybody will present a little bit differently, I suppose.&nbsp; Generally, there&rsquo;s this great sense of suffering in some way.&nbsp; Yoga talks very much about suffering, as being like, they call it <strong>&ldquo;dukhum&rdquo;</strong> <em>which is essentially it means sort of darkness.</em>&nbsp; So it&rsquo;s almost like a closing of the heart space if you want to, you know, look at that in those terms.&nbsp; So people generally find that there&rsquo;s a restriction of some sort.&nbsp; It might not be physical, it might be a feeling of restriction.&nbsp; This can manifest in different ways.&nbsp; Generally, most people will come to yoga therapy, because they&rsquo;re suffering in some way and they want to reduce that suffering.</p> <hr /><p><em>Yoga talks very much about suffering, as being like, they call it &ldquo;dukhum&rdquo; which is essentially it means sort of darkness.</em><br /><a href='https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?url=https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/podcast/connection-through-heart-of-yoga-episode-39-my-conversation-with-jill-harris/&#038;text=Yoga%20talks%20very%20much%20about%20suffering%2C%20as%20being%20like%2C%20they%20call%20it%20%E2%80%9Cdukhum%E2%80%9D%20which%20is%20essentially%20it%20means%20sort%20of%20darkness.&#038;via=empowerchange11&#0
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Connection to Nature’s Life of Love ~ an Eco-philosopher’s Open Heart – Episode 38
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><h1><strong>Connection to Nature&rsquo;s Life of Love ~ an Eco-Philosopher&rsquo;s Open Heart</strong></h1> <p style="text-align: center;"><em>&ldquo;Gratitude is a state of being in which we feel connected to everything in the universe. It is a fullness of the heart that recognizes the blessings of Nature within and without. Gratitude is love for the goodness of life itself.&rdquo; ~ Deepak Chopra</em></p> <p>Mark [0:00] Caressa, welcome to the Heart of Connection podcast.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m your host Mark Randall and it&rsquo;s lovely to have an opportunity to have you as a guest.&nbsp; Just by way of introduction, would you mind giving a brief outline of who you are and what life means to you and all the rest of it?&nbsp; Wonderful to have an eco-philosopher of <a href="http://ecollaborations.com/">ECOllaborations &ndash; partnering with life</a> on the Podcast.</p> <h2><strong>Connections to Self are multi-dimensional</strong></h2> <p><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-2049" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Caresse-the-Poet-low-res-1-253x300.jpg" alt="" width="253" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Caresse-the-Poet-low-res-1-253x300.jpg 253w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Caresse-the-Poet-low-res-1-230x273.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Caresse-the-Poet-low-res-1-350x415.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Caresse-the-Poet-low-res-1-480x569.jpg 480w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Caresse-the-Poet-low-res-1.jpg 533w" sizes="(max-width: 253px) 100vw, 253px">Caresse [0:15] Cheers Mark, it&rsquo;s lovely to be here with you.&nbsp; Well, on many things, I&rsquo;m aware, I&rsquo;m a multi-dimensional being.&nbsp; I think one of the things that&rsquo;s from what influences my sense of self in the world, is being an eco-philosopher.&nbsp; So my sense of connection to the earth, and the evolutionary process is pretty central to my sense of identity and my understanding of who we are as humans.&nbsp;&nbsp; I&rsquo;m also trained in <a href="http://atep.asn.au/">transpersonal and experiential psychotherapies (ATEP)</a>.&nbsp; That has really, both of those two things really informed my way of being in the world.&nbsp;&nbsp; What I discovered through my own experience, as well as my study was, how profoundly the world &ndash; how profoundly life is meeting us, how profoundly life is in conversation with us. In every moment of our lives. It&rsquo;s just the most beautiful thing that I realized.</p> <h2><strong>Life meets us in our Evolution</strong></h2> <p>It&rsquo;s challenging as well, that life meets us in our evolution and if we don&rsquo;t meet it, we end up in breakdown and violence.&nbsp; So I&rsquo;m really keen on supporting people to, meet the evolutionary challenges, the challenges to grow.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s kind of, you know, for me the way my reading of nature is, is you grow, you die.&nbsp;&nbsp; We undergo little deaths all the time when we compromise, I&rsquo;m not saying something to somebody, not speaking my truth.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m killing off parts of myself, or a breakdown of a relationship, and I shut somebody out.&nbsp;&nbsp; We&rsquo;re all in those kinds of little dying moments, right throughout our lives, unless we&rsquo;re prepared to really engage with each of those. To see what the invitation is, you know, that there&rsquo;s an actual invitation in there from life itself to become more.</p> <h2><strong>Connecting through our ego death</strong></h2> <p>The path of that becoming is often through our own ego death.&nbsp; Yes, so that&rsquo;s, that&rsquo;s the sorts of things I&rsquo;m interested in curious about, and, now that I&rsquo;m involved also in another project
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Connection of the Heart ~ My Life’s Thread – Episode 37 – With Pat Quinn
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><h1><strong>Connection of the Heart &ndash; My Life&rsquo;s Thread&nbsp;</strong></h1> <p>Mark [0:00] Connection of the Heart.&nbsp; Pat, thank you for the opportunity to speak with you as a guest on the Heart Connection podcast here at the <a href="http://atep.asn.au/">Association of Transpersonal &amp; Experiential Psychotherapist (ATEP)</a> national gathering.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m your host Mark Randall.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s lovely to have an opportunity to talk to someone who has had such a history in the emotional release and transpersonal work over many, many years.&nbsp; It is an honor to be sitting here with you to have this conversation.&nbsp; Just by way of intro, would you mind giving a brief introduction on, how it came to be and how Pat got into this work?</p> <h1><strong>Heart of Connection is my theme</strong></h1> <p>Pat [0:32] Well, it&rsquo;s a bit of a long story, really.&nbsp; When you <em><strong>mentioned about heart connection, I thought, really, that has been the theme that has run right through my life.</strong></em>&nbsp; At 79, it&rsquo;s been a reasonably long life so far. I haven&rsquo;t got any ideas of going away at this point of time.&nbsp; It probably all started back with my family of origin.&nbsp; While my parents did have the limitations, I knew that I was loved and I was an only child.</p> <hr /><p><em>When you mentioned about heart connection, I thought, really, that has been the theme that has run right through my life.&nbsp;</em><br /><a href='https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?url=https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/podcast/connection-of-the-heart-my-lifes-thread-episode-37-with-pat-quinn/&#038;text=When%20you%20mentioned%20about%20heart%20connection%2C%20I%20thought%2C%20really%2C%20that%20has%20been%20the%20theme%20that%20has%20run%20right%20through%20my%20life.%C2%A0&#038;via=empowerchange11&#038;related=empowerchange11' target='_blank' rel="noopener noreferrer" >Click To Tweet</a><br /><hr /> <h2><strong>Loving God at 13 years old</strong></h2> <p><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-2034" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Pat-Quinn-Webpage-Photo-200x300.jpg" alt="" width="200" height="300">At the time of about 13 years old, I came to the realization that I was really loved by God.&nbsp; Believe it or not, I then fell in love with God.&nbsp; I wanted to spend a life of love and I thought at that time, the best way to do that was to become a Catholic sister.&nbsp; So I started to think about where I would go and which group I would join.&nbsp; At the age of 17, I had found the place to go.</p> <p>I might say something about something that happened to me at 13 years old.&nbsp; I was at secondary school in Melbourne, Santa Maria.&nbsp; We had a retreat for three days and there was a priest called Father Sylvester, he was German.&nbsp;&nbsp; He came and he preached a number of times.&nbsp;&nbsp; Every time he started his preaching, in his heavy German accent, he would say, &ldquo;find the source of love, and be yourself all love day by day.&rdquo;&nbsp; Now those words have never left my thoughts.&nbsp; I knew that that&rsquo;s what my life was going to be all about.&nbsp; Finding God the source of love, and being a loving presence to other people throughout life.</p> <hr /><p><em></em><br /><a href='https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?url=https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/podcast/connection-of-the-heart-my-lifes-thread-episode-37-with-pat-quinn/&#038;text&#038;via=empowerchange11&#038;related=empowerchange11' target='_blank' rel="noopener noreferrer" >Click To Tweet</a><br /><hr /> <h2><a href="https://missionarysisters.org.au/"><strong>Joined Missionary Sisters of Service</strong></a></h2> <p><img class=" wp-image-2031 alignleft" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Pat-Quinn-Missionary-Sister-of-Service-May-23-
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Connection Deepens through Self Enquiry ~ Episode 36 ~ My conversation with Jan Edmitson
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><h1><strong>Connection Deepens through Self Enquiry</strong></h1> <p>Mark [0:00] Connection of the Heart are deeply essential and it is wonderful to welcome Jan, to the Heart of Connection podcast.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m your host Mark Randall and it&rsquo;s wonderful to reconnect with you down here at Steele Island, in Tasmania for the <a href="http://atep.asn.au/">Association of Transpersonal &amp; Experiential Psychotherapists (ATEP)</a> bi-annual gathering.&nbsp; Just by way of intro Jan, would you mind giving a short brief introduction of where you fit into the picture?</p> <p><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-2022" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Jan-Edminston-Protrait-225x300.jpg" alt="" width="225" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Jan-Edminston-Protrait-225x300.jpg 225w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Jan-Edminston-Protrait-230x307.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Jan-Edminston-Protrait-350x467.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Jan-Edminston-Protrait.jpg 480w" sizes="(max-width: 225px) 100vw, 225px">Jan [0:23] Okay, all right.&nbsp; Well, hi Mark.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s great that you put your hand up and joined us down here in downtown Carlton Steeles Island.&nbsp;&nbsp; Right here, right now, I&rsquo;m a 68-year-old, who&rsquo;s been part of an organization, which is now called <a href="http://atep.asn.au/">Association of Transpersonal &amp; Experiential Psychotherapists (ATEP)</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp; I put my hand up 18 months or so ago to coordinate our next gathering, conference gathering.&nbsp;&nbsp; I&rsquo;ve been part of this community for close on 30 years now.&nbsp;&nbsp; There are 30 odd people have come from all over the country flown in.&nbsp; There is a number from Tasmania because its&rsquo; down here in Tassie, just outside of <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hobart">Hobart</a>.</p> <h2><strong>Psychotherapist &amp; Now Retired</strong></h2> <p>I have worked within or under this organization &ndash; under this banner, as a full-time psychotherapist.&nbsp; I was a co-director of an organization that did personal and professional development, over a number of years.&nbsp; I&rsquo;ve sort of retired, but from this gathering, I might be coming out of retirement (laughter).&nbsp; Which is a bit scary, apart from, I&rsquo;m thinking quite selfishly, I don&rsquo;t know how much I want to give of myself again.&nbsp; So it&rsquo;s an interesting question.</p> <h2><strong>Connection to our Community</strong></h2> <p>Which possibly leads me into the heading of your podcast about Heart of connection and what that means for me.&nbsp; Yeah!&nbsp; So, it is a new wording.&nbsp;&nbsp; So have any had a few minutes to get my head around it, and possibly my heart.&nbsp; So I am thinking about it and right here, right now, I&rsquo;m really connected. One of the delights, I guess, of, in this case, putting my hand up to coordinate this gathering.</p> <p>Fortunately, 3 others, my partner and two very close friends, said you we&rsquo;ll support you.&nbsp; So it&rsquo;s a four-person gathering or four-person facilitation.&nbsp;&nbsp; One of the delights is the fact that I do reconnect with people who have really been part of my hearts journey.&nbsp;&nbsp; I feel really moved for that.&nbsp; So from a selfish perspective, or self-interest, this, even though there&rsquo;s been quite a lot of work in organizing this, now that we&rsquo;re here, and it&rsquo;s all happening, this is a pretty good mob!&nbsp; Our hearts are really important places for us to go to, and to be aware of.</p> <p>Mark [3:26] Is the Heart an important place to connect?</p> <h2><strong>Heart Not Connected ~ Not connect to me</strong></h2> <p>Jan [3:32]
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Episode 35~Nature is My Gift to Self Connection – My conversation with Deb Collins
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><body><h1>Connection to Nature is a Gift to Me</h1> <p>Mark [0:00] Welcome to the Heart of Connection podcast.&nbsp; I&rsquo;m your host Mark Randall. It&rsquo;s wonderful to have you on board to have a conversation about the heart of connection. Just by way of introduction, which might give me a brief introduction to yourself, please.</p> <h1><strong>Connection to Encourage Others In Self Discovery</strong></h1> <p><img class="alignright size-medium wp-image-2005" src="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Deb-Collins-Protrait-Photo-225x300.jpg" alt="" width="225" height="300" srcset="https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Deb-Collins-Protrait-Photo-225x300.jpg 225w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Deb-Collins-Protrait-Photo-230x307.jpg 230w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Deb-Collins-Protrait-Photo-350x467.jpg 350w, https://www.empoweredchange.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Deb-Collins-Protrait-Photo.jpg 480w" sizes="(max-width: 225px) 100vw, 225px">Deb [0:13] Thank you, Mark.&nbsp;&nbsp; Thank you for inviting me here today.&nbsp; We&rsquo;re meeting and we are at a National Gathering of the <a href="http://atep.asn.au/">Association of Transpersonal and Experiential Psychotherapists</a>. I work as a facilitator and also a life coach in my practice <a href="http://www.consciousworks.com.au/">Conscious Work &ndash; Professional Development.</a>&nbsp;&nbsp; I&rsquo;ve been really involved in personal professional development work well, most of my life, really.&nbsp; Although I have worked in other ways.&nbsp; I&rsquo;ve always been enticed by interest, really.&nbsp; Oh, that looks fun that looks interesting, that looks engaging, that looks like something I&rsquo;d like to do. So I&rsquo;ve had a number of different careers, I guess.&nbsp; <strong>Enabling other people and seeing people grow and develop</strong> has been a real kind of thread and passion through my life.</p> <h1><strong>Inner Journey of Self Discovery</strong></h1> <p>Mark [1:03] Is that a connection for you?</p> <p>Deb [1:05] Yes, definitely.&nbsp; Absolutely.&nbsp; When I see, I guess, people respond and people light up.&nbsp; And people have &lsquo;aha moments,&rsquo; or just shining a light on some steps or a place for people to hang out. But they haven&rsquo;t thought about hanging out before.&nbsp; And start their own journey of discovery is Yeah, definitely been one of the things I&rsquo;ve love to do.</p> <h1><strong>Connection to my Self</strong></h1> <p>Mark [1:36] How do you connect to yourself? &nbsp;Do you have a process?&nbsp; What&rsquo;s your &ndash; how do you do it?</p> <p>Deb [1:42] Yeah, it&rsquo;s a really good question, actually.&nbsp;&nbsp; I would say that it&rsquo;s not always as conscious as I could make that.&nbsp; I take quite a lot of quiet time on own.&nbsp; So I meditate, and I take quite a lot of time in nature.&nbsp; I walk, surf and run and just have to get out into nature every day.&nbsp; When I had a dog that was a lot easier to do twice a day.&nbsp;&nbsp; These days, you know, I need that thing called self-discipline really, to kind of keep that really front and center. It&rsquo;s easy or it&rsquo;s such a temptation to just work a little bit longer and work a little bit harder.&nbsp;&nbsp; That doesn&rsquo;t connect me with myself, that takes me away from myself.</p> <h2><strong>Disconnection Experience</strong></h2> <p>Mark [2:45] Do you disconnect from yourself a little bit in that?</p> <p>Deb [2:48] Yeah, I do.&nbsp; Yeah, I really do.&nbsp; Sometimes to get through that list, or to just finish something before the end of the day, you know.&nbsp; I&rsquo;ve got an <a href="http://delos-inc.com/"><em>internal driver</em></a> that has been hard at times to keep quiet, to quieten her. To keep her sort o
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