Past Meetup

Men's Circle: New Light on Shadow

CPMC Davies Campus, North Tower, Support Service Conf. Room Level B

601 Duboce Ave @ Castro & 14th St. · San Francisco, CA

How to find us

Take elevator down to B level, look for blue signs pointing to the conference room. call/txt 917-531-4027 if you need assistance.

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What would it be like to:

Meet your "shadow" in a new way?

Take your inner work to a new level?

Join us for a Men's Circle: A New Light on Shadow
In this open ended, 2 hour men's discovery and discussion group, Rick Borutta will introduce and facilitate a lively, interactive exploration of:

Concepts by Robert Bly from: A Little Book on the Human Shadow and other experts. Personal encounters with shadow and their potential meanings for growth. Group exercises for going within and making friends with our inner selves. Rick Borutta ( has studied alchemical healing traditions with Lorie Dechar. and Benjamin Fox. Rick's transformation began in NYC theater, and has followed him through; film making, a position with, and a spiritual quest that has landed him in the SF bay area.

In this open-ended discovery group, Rick shares his experience and knowledge of; myth, dreams, astrology and archetypal symbols, with leadership and facilitation skills learned from The Mankind Project ( and his alchemical healing practice.