What we're about
Tools for Extraordinary Connection
Deepen your ability to create connection & impact, anytime...with anyone
Are you tired of superficial or "surface" relationships
and crave more MEANINGFUL and INTIMATE connections?
Are you a leader, coach, or therapist, and
want to bring more present moment awareness to your work?
Join us for an evening of Genuine Relating in a Fun Way!
Together we will explore:
- Staying in the Now
- Speaking Your Truth
- Becoming more present and comfortable in your own skin
- Creating deep, intimate connections
- Transforming ordinary surface conversations into juicy, heart opening, enlightening explorations for personal insights and healing
If you’ve ever had a conversation where you found yourself hanging on every word - your heart wide open, your eyes filled with tears, and a huge smile on your face... If you crave fun, rich and authentic connections, then this event is for you.
The activities will include highly interactive partner and group exercises that demonstrate and explore authentic relating, getting to know yourself better, while at the same time learning to see and appreciate more about everyone you connect with.
By practicing attunement and bringing yourself more fully to interactions, you will learn how to create instant aliveness and get a person like they may never have been gotten before.
Experience an open-hearted space where people get to "cut through the superficial" and be truly themselves without apology. Enjoy an exciting, fun and very juicy social evening with lots of laughs, plenty of insights, and sometimes sparks flying!
You will also learn about ways to further develop your skills through programs with The Circling Institute.
ALL are welcome.
Bring a friend, bring your partner or come solo!
These are NOT singles/dating events.
They are sometimes loud, sometimes intensely quiet, sometimes risky and always
FUN and REVEALING.
$20 cash or check, at the door, or
Please allow enough time to find parking and get settled in before the event begins.
Call Jon Cotton, 510-653-3473 for more information.
If late or need directions, text or call:
Jordan Burns 206-290-5195
Jon Cotton 510-435-5360
Your Facilitators: Jon Cotton and Circling Institute Facilitators
Together, they are not afraid to lead with their own humanity, vulnerability and humor to keep it real.
Jon Cotton has been practicing circling for over 6 years. Jon is a personal growth seminar creator & facilitator, psychic reader & healer, nutritionist, natural health expert and UC Berkeley MBA. He has taught workshops for 25 years in meditation, healing, intuition, practical spirituality, NLP, Firewalking - for personal power, overcoming fear & creating what seems impossible, Breathwork, Speaking Circles, intimacy, authentic relating and the Art of Circling and leads trips to swim with dolphins. He creates an uncommon atmosphere of safety, trust & intimacy. Through a loving and compassionate presence he shares how to fulfill our deepest human needs, to create unconditional love and community in our lives.
Guy Sengstock is the founder and creator of the modality of Circling. He has been facilitating transformation for individuals, groups and corporations internationally for more than 20 years. He has a BFA from the San Francisco Art Institute and is the co-founder of The Arête Center for Excellence and the Bay Area Men’s Circle, which is still thriving today. He is an artist, philosopher, poet, body-worker, and visionary.
Many refer to Guy as a genius in both his depth of thinking and in his way of working with clients. His humor, depth and quality of attention allows people to see and hear those things which have always been present yet have never occurred for them. He wakes up every day with an insatiable craving to discover the source of life’s novelty and can’t help himself but to attempt to awaken this thirst in everyone he encounters. You can read more about Guy at www.guysengstock.com.