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The Human Awareness Institute (HAI) empowers individuals to be potent, loving, contributing human beings. HAI promotes personal growth and social change by replacing ignorance, shame, and fear with awareness, acceptance, and love.

The Human Awareness Institute cultivates thriving and inclusive global communities where people live in dignity, respect, understanding, trust, kindness, compassion, reverence, honesty, and love. HAI fosters the celebration of consensual, nourishing sexuality. The Human Awareness Institute is committed to creating a world of love and acceptance.

Every human being is worthy of love, without exception. At HAI, we walk alongside you as you explore the possibilities of a life of your choosing—a life enriched by self-acceptance, love, and a deep sense of belonging.

Through our experiential workshops, we offer the opportunity to safely explore and immerse yourself in the delicate terrain of love, intimacy, and sexuality. Thousands have transformed their lives through HAI. Come join us and see for yourself.

Learn more at www.hai.org

Upcoming events (3)

Santa Cruz Free Mini Workshop

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Be seen. Be heard. Be accepted. Just be you. Join the Human Awareness Institute for a free mini-workshop and get ready to feel your heart burst open wide! > Enhance your capacity to love and be loved > Speak your truth and be fully supported > Practice consensual connection > Broaden your listening skills > Take risks / push your edges a bit > Deepen your empathy and compassion > Question societal beliefs and conditioning > Expand, grow and connect in a diverse, > Inclusive space where we welcome all adults > Walk away with new tools and insights you can share This is a fun evening of experiential exercises in a warm, welcoming environment. Doors open at 7:15 p.m., the program is from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. As a thank you for participating in a free mini-workshop, you will be offered a discount for attending our first workshop, Connecting In Love — A Weekend Immersion. https://www1.hai.org/workshops/start-your-journey/level-1-workshop/ We welcome human beings of all genders, sexual orientations, colors, ethnicities, races, cultures, religions, spiritual practice or none, relationship styles, body size, ability and beyond, to create an inclusive global community where everyone feels valued and welcomed. For over 50 years of HAI has resulted in tens of thousands of singles and partners around the world experiencing more joy in their lives, and healthier, more loving connections and relationships. We look forward to seeing you. The HAI mission The Human Awareness Institute (HAI) empowers individuals to be potent, loving, contributing human beings. HAI promotes personal growth and social change by replacing ignorance, shame, and fear with awareness, acceptance, and love. The Human Awareness Institute cultivates thriving and inclusive global communities where people live in dignity, respect, understanding, trust, kindness, compassion, reverence, honesty, and love. HAI fosters the celebration of consensual, nourishing sexuality. The Human Awareness Institute is committed to creating a world of love and acceptance. Discover what’s possible. Begin your journey with the Human Awareness Institute. Learn more at https://hai.org/

Santa Cruz Free Mini Workshop

Needs a location

Be seen. Be heard. Be accepted. Just be you. Join the Human Awareness Institute for a free mini-workshop and get ready to feel your heart burst open wide! > Enhance your capacity to love and be loved > Speak your truth and be fully supported > Practice consensual connection > Broaden your listening skills > Take risks / push your edges a bit > Deepen your empathy and compassion > Question societal beliefs and conditioning > Expand, grow and connect in a diverse, > Inclusive space where we welcome all adults > Walk away with new tools and insights you can share This is a fun evening of experiential exercises in a warm, welcoming environment. Doors open at 7:15 p.m., the program is from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. As a thank you for participating in a free mini-workshop, you will be offered a discount for attending our first workshop, Connecting In Love — A Weekend Immersion. https://www1.hai.org/workshops/start-your-journey/level-1-workshop/ We welcome human beings of all genders, sexual orientations, colors, ethnicities, races, cultures, religions, spiritual practice or none, relationship styles, body size, ability and beyond, to create an inclusive global community where everyone feels valued and welcomed. For over 50 years of HAI has resulted in tens of thousands of singles and partners around the world experiencing more joy in their lives, and healthier, more loving connections and relationships. We look forward to seeing you. The HAI mission The Human Awareness Institute (HAI) empowers individuals to be potent, loving, contributing human beings. HAI promotes personal growth and social change by replacing ignorance, shame, and fear with awareness, acceptance, and love. The Human Awareness Institute cultivates thriving and inclusive global communities where people live in dignity, respect, understanding, trust, kindness, compassion, reverence, honesty, and love. HAI fosters the celebration of consensual, nourishing sexuality. The Human Awareness Institute is committed to creating a world of love and acceptance. Discover what’s possible. Begin your journey with the Human Awareness Institute. Learn more at https://hai.org/

San Jose Free Mini Workshop

John and Wahila's Home

Be seen. Be heard. Be accepted. Just be you. Join the Human Awareness Institute for a free mini-workshop and get ready to feel your heart burst open wide! > Enhance your capacity to love and be loved > Speak your truth and be fully supported > Practice consensual connection > Broaden your listening skills > Take risks / push your edges a bit > Deepen your empathy and compassion > Question societal beliefs and conditioning > Expand, grow and connect in a diverse, > Inclusive space where we welcome all adults > Walk away with new tools and insights you can share This is a fun evening of experiential exercises in a warm, welcoming environment. Doors open at 7:15 p.m., the program is from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. As a thank you for participating in a free mini-workshop, you will be offered a discount for attending our first workshop, Connecting In Love — A Weekend Immersion. https://www1.hai.org/workshops/start-your-journey/level-1-workshop/ We welcome human beings of all genders, sexual orientations, colors, ethnicities, races, cultures, religions, spiritual practice or none, relationship styles, body size, ability and beyond, to create an inclusive global community where everyone feels valued and welcomed. For over 50 years of HAI has resulted in tens of thousands of singles and partners around the world experiencing more joy in their lives, and healthier, more loving connections and relationships. We look forward to seeing you. The HAI mission The Human Awareness Institute (HAI) empowers individuals to be potent, loving, contributing human beings. HAI promotes personal growth and social change by replacing ignorance, shame, and fear with awareness, acceptance, and love. The Human Awareness Institute cultivates thriving and inclusive global communities where people live in dignity, respect, understanding, trust, kindness, compassion, reverence, honesty, and love. HAI fosters the celebration of consensual, nourishing sexuality. The Human Awareness Institute is committed to creating a world of love and acceptance. Discover what’s possible. Begin your journey with the Human Awareness Institute. Learn more at https://hai.org/

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San Jose Free Mini Workshop

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