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Sacred Psychology with Tamara Powell, LMHC

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Apr 29, 2019

Researchers estimate that approximately 1/5th of the world's population could be classified as being an HSP - highly sensitive person. Don't let the language fool you though; as Patricia Young shares, HSP's have superpowers and there is great strength in flipping the negative narrative around feeling deeply.

 

  • 2:25 - How did you find this work?
  • 4:15 - HSP’s and limiting explanations
  • 8:50 - Differential Suscepta-WHAT?
  • 13:10 - Deep reflecters
  • 16:05 - We’re all just saturated sponges
  • 18:43 - Feeling on a cellular level
  • 20:53 - We’re EXTRA extra(sensory)
  • 25:40 - Does sensitivity mean we’re automatically prone to codependency?
  • 32:55 - What people thinks make us weak are actually what makes us so powerful
  • 36:52 - HSP’s in relationships
  • 41:42 - HSP love and support suggestions

 

Meet Patricia Young

Patricia Young, LCSW is a therapist who specializes in working with Highly Sensitive People (HSPs) online in CA. Patricia also hosts the podcast Unapologetically Sensitive, which is about embracing our strengths and modeling vulnerability and authenticity in order to help people to live fuller, richer and more meaningful lives. Patricia helps clients to turn their perceived shortcomings into superpowers. Patricia is passionate about providing education to help HSPs and non-HSPs understand and truly appreciate all the gifts we have to offer. Patricia is creating some small online specialty groups for HSPs.
Apr 15, 2019

This week we’re talking with Devi Maisha and WARNING (!!!), there is a LOT of explicit language in this episode. We talk about juicy orgasms, tantra-based holistic lifestyles, parenting, poly and more. If you have little ones around, wait ‘til they’re in bed to hop in the bath, grab your drink of choice, turn on this episode, and get ready to feel sexy and whole. If you want more, don’t miss her upcoming program: Orgasmic Alchemy for Women starting May 6th!

 

 

  • 3:25 - How did you begin walking this path?
  • 6:27 - Are we just a bunch of fuckin’ hedonists?!
  • 9:45 - Our pain is not the final frontier
  • 12:15 - Do something we’re all doing anyway and TRANSFORM
  • 14:07 - Thinking of sex as sacred
  • 17:10 - Others as additions to - not reasons for - fucking
  • 24:50 - The synchronicity of having our needs met and who we are as energetic beings
  • 27:37 - What would our lives look like if we saw everything we did as an act of worship?
  • 30:00 - Tantric… parenting?
  • 35:26 - Wholeness and kink
  • 40:20 - Be poly in your monogamy!!
  • 45:05 - Sometimes we just need to GET OFF
  • 48:25 - Orgasmic Alchemy for Women

 

Meet Devi Maisha

Devi Maisha is a sensual healer and erotic witch who specializes in showing men and women how to take their sex lives higher, release their trauma, create better relationships, and transform their lives into abundance and ecstasy. She is a former certified personal trainer and nutrition coach who combines her knowledge and study in the areas of psychology, tantra, and sacred sexuality with her training in energy work to facilitate inner healing and better sex for her clients. Maisha has studied Chakra Healing and LifeForce Energy Healing with Deborah King, Active Tantra through The Grand Trine Tantra System, Relationship Dynamics with JujuMama LLC and Shamanic and Indigenous Sacred Sexuality with Riziki Zafira. She is currently a student of the Institute of Authentic Tantra where she will go through a year-long Tibetan Buddhist Tantra training program, and become a Certified Sexologist through the American College of Sexology.
Apr 1, 2019

Oh my goodness, where to start about this week’s episode?! We’re talking with the effervescent and endlessly riveting Jessa Zimmerman who you may remember her from episode . Well, she’s just dropped her AMAZING new book for couples who have a good relationship but are avoiding sex called  Sex without stress; a couple’s guide to overcoming disappointment, avoidance, and pressure.” Jessa shares a snapshot of her 9 step process with us.

 

In this podversation:

  • 1:23 - Let’s learn about Jessa
  • 3:08 - Why this book?
  • 5:28 - The catalyst of grief and the two sides of sex
  • 8:46 - Excuses, excuses, excuses.
  • 11:29 - Let’s talk about sex baby.
  • 13:20 - The traps of desire discrepancy
  • 16:50 - The butterflies
  • 17:25 - Enjoy the ride ;)
  • 20:02 - Being right here
  • 22:14 - The alchemy of “No.”
  • 24:47 - BE A LITTLE SELFISH!
  • 28:47 - Advanced eroticism
  • 31:53 - Taking pleasure personally
  • 33:57 - Exploration, play, and gentle acceptance in the bedroom.

 

Meet Jessa Zimmerman

Jessa Zimmerman sex therapy

Jessa Zimmerman is a licensed sex therapist and couples’ counselor. She specializes in helping couples who have a good relationship but who are avoiding sex because it’s become stressful, negative, disappointing, or pressured. She educates, coaches, and supports people as they go through her 9-phase experiential process that allows them real world practice in changing their relationship and their sex life. She does this work through in person therapy in her office in Seattle, online therapy for Washington residents, her Better Sex podcast, and her soon to be published book aimed at helping couples who are avoiding sex.


 

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