Category Archives: Healing
Workshop: Healing Practices for Trauma, Stress and Compassion Fatigue

Please join Kat Allen & Scott Tusa for the Workshop: Healing Practices for Stress, Trauma and Compassion Fatigue. Integrating Buddhist Psychology, Body Psychotherapy & Yoga Therapy, this combined approach will be sure to inspire you, give you a feeling of deep connection with yourself, and offer you practical tools, both experiential and intellectual, that will […]

September 2017 Yoga & Meditation Retreat

Please join Shannon McCall and Kat Allen for another amazing Yoga & Meditation Retreat at Aldermarsh on Whidbey Island.  You will enjoy beautiful and serene surroundings, walks and soaking tubs!  Great community (sangha), delicious vegetarian food, and in-depth teachings on how to utilize the 5 Great Elements in yoga, meditation and clearing practices. Clear awareness of the […]

The Inner Revolution of Kindness

The Inner Revolution of Kindness “The path to our happy place starts with one choice: whether or not to be kind. Especially when we really don’t want to be.” Shaunti Feldhahn [1] We all want to be happy, this is self-evident. My intention in this article is to share the growing evidence that supports the […]

Workshop: MEDITATION, LOVING-KINDNESS & NATURE

MEDITATION, LOVING-KINDNESS & NATURE Sunday, July 30th  9:30 am-12:30 pm Join Kat for an outdoor workshop that explores meditation and the practice of loving-kindness (or, Metta)in nature. In the beauty of a quiet grove in Lincoln Park, West Seattle, you’ll learn mindfulness practices of body, mind and energy, and gain access to your truest nature, one of “Natural Great […]

WAKING UP! Mindfulness & Yoga for Health, Relationships, Work and Spirit

This all-day immersion with Kat, WAKING UP! Mindfulness & Yoga for Health, Relationships, Work and Spirit,  is geared toward personal and relational development  by addressing four major goals of life, or the “Four Aims.”   We will utilize practice tools from mindfulness, yoga philosophy and practice,  somatic psychology and family systems therapy to dive deeply into one’s needs and desires around–and what it takes to develop–a healthy […]

What I learned swimming with 108 wild dolphins

Over the holidays I had a rare, life-impacting experience, and feel called to share with you what I learned swimming with 108 wild dolphins. I pick the number “108” because not only is that a sacred number to millions of practicing yogis, Hindus, Buddhists and certain mathematicians (read more on this), but it might have been the actual number of dolphins who […]