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HEART PATH THERAPY™ For Therapists, Practitioners, and Coaches WEEKEND RETREAT
May
31
to Jun 2

HEART PATH THERAPY™ For Therapists, Practitioners, and Coaches WEEKEND RETREAT

BECOME AN INSPIRED AND EMPOWERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST HEAL YOURSELF IN ORDER TO HELP OTHERS HEAL INSPIRED BY DEBRA FRANKLIN, LCSW, MAESTRO MANUEL RUFINO, HER TEACHER, AND THE GOLDEN DRUM

The best therapists are those that have experienced a powerful inner healing.  There are many wonderful psychological and spiritual healing techniques, but until you heal your own wounds in order to really free your heart, mind, and intuition, those techniques will not be fully effective.

As you transform, you empower love, understanding, intuition, and compassion, the most important ingredients to healing. Integrate those with spiritual approaches, sound healing, guided imagery, and energy psychology, and you will discover and empower your true therapeutic gifts. You can learn to see and feel clients “wounds” even before they talk about them and intuitively guide them through a very beautiful life changing journey once you have traversed your own.

Debra Franklin developed The Heart Path Therapy ™ for therapists. It combines powerful healing approaches from ancient spiritual wisdom with modern uses of guided imagery, Family Constellations, inner child work, sound healing, and energy psychology.

Training and support groups are available, but this is a very special weekend including Debra’s spiritual teacher, Maestro Manuel Rufino, and the Golden Drum community that he has inspired and their gifts. This transformational weekend will take you on an inner journey to experiencing life in a new way. In turn, you can become a uniquely creative psychotherapist.

Debra experienced deeply transformational healing and spiritual development with many different gifted teachers. her most recent of at least 10 years, Maestro Manuel Rufino. He helped her own healing and development and in turn helped Debra to inspire the Heart Path Therapy for Therapists™ for Therapists.

The Heart Path Therapy™ Approach teaches the following:

  1. To identify possible roots of emotional struggles, through exploration of personal and ancestral history

  2. To describe potential benefits of prayer, intention and affirmations

  3. To define and describe energy psychology

  4. To demonstrate guided imagery

  5. To demonstrate how to guide effective inner child work

  6. To identify and explain the Chakras (energy centers) and the importance of releasing blocks

  7. To describe and practice Family Constellations Concepts by Bert Hellinger

  8. To define and explain sound healing

  9. To demonstrate practices from sacred traditions including beneficial ways to meditate

  10. This powerful weekend integrates the gifts of Maestro Manuel Rufino and the Golden Drum Community as follows along with Debra Franklin’s teaching in the Heart Path Therapy™ method.

The schedule (subject to some variations or changes) is as follows:

Date: May 31 - June 2, 2019

FRIDAY EVENING

5:00-7:00 pm Arriving, greeting, dinner

7:00-9:00 pm Meditation (guided by Debra Franklin) and sound healing bath integrating the spiritual wisdom from sacred traditions including the elements,  chakras, and ancestral connection to healing

SATURDAY 

9:00-10:30 am Yoga with a certified instructor, noting applicability to therapy/mindfulness

10:45 am-2:00 pm Chris Dean, trained from our Spiritual Teacher from Taino tradition, Maestro Manuel Rufino will facilitate a sweat lodge for us to clean and open our hearts to our inner wisdom

1:00-3:00 pm Lunch, rest

3:00-5:00 pm Debra will facilitate with the powerful Family Constellations tool, to assist in attendees healing process

7:00-9:00 PM Sound Bath with guided meditation integrating use of energy psychology, and intentions

SUNDAY

9:00-10:30 am Yoga

10:30 am-12:00 pm Applying your intuition and some basic guided imagery with each other as learned thus far

12:00-1:00 pm Lunch

1:00-4:00 pm Continuing to practice with each other, learning how to feel each other's energy and begin a basic guided imagery integrating some of the concepts you learned this weekend

4:00-5:00 pm Questions/discussion/closing

5:00-6:00 pm Dinner

Location of the Retreat will be in a rural area. Please call for information.

Dates: May 31 - June 2, 2019

For more information on the spiritual teacher and Dream Seed, go to goldendrum.org. See other training options and groups for therapists in the Heart Path Therapy® Approach at lightyourpathway.com

Contact Debra Franklin, 860-995-3457 for more information or email her at debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com

Cost: $325 includes entire program including exquisite vegetarian cuisine (please inform regarding food allergies and dietary restrictions). If you pay 30 days in advance or earlier, fee is reduced to $275:  This price includes all food and camping. Outdoor showers are provided for campers. A few spaces may be available in a trailor or barn for an additional $20 per night. Local hotel information can be provided if you would prefer, at your own expense.

15 CE’s are available for most Licensed Clinical Social  Workers (Sorry, NY states has not approved yet) and LMFT's, and LPC's in Connecticut.

Please send a check to reserve your space to Light Your Pathway, LLC, c/o Debra Franklin,  309 Brown Rd., Ellenville, NY 12428 or click the link below to purchase via PayPal.  Please send prior to end of August to receive reduced rate.

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HEART PATH THERAPY™ For Therapists ONE DAY INTRODUCTORY TRAINING
May
24
9:30 AM09:30

HEART PATH THERAPY™ For Therapists ONE DAY INTRODUCTORY TRAINING

BECOME AN INSPIRED AND EMPOWERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST HEAL YOURSELF IN ORDER TO HELP OTHERS HEAL

The best therapists are those that have experienced a powerful inner healing.  There are many wonderful psychological and spiritual healing techniques, but until you heal your own wounds in order to really free your heart, mind, and intuition, those techniques will not be fully effective.

As you transform, you empower love, understanding, intuition, and compassion, the most important ingredients to healing. Integrate those with spiritual approaches, sound healing, guided imagery, and energy psychology, and you will discover and empower your true therapeutic gifts. You can learn to see and feel clients “wounds” even before they talk about them and intuitively guide them through a very beautiful life changing journey once you have traversed your own.

Debra Franklin developed The Heart Path Therapy™ for therapists. It combines powerful healing approaches from ancient spiritual wisdom with modern uses of guided imagery, Family Constellations, inner child work, sound healing, and energy psychology.

Debra experienced deeply transformational healing and spiritual development with many different gifted teachers. her most recent of at least 10 years, Maestro Manuel Rufino. He helped her own healing and development and in turn helped Debra to inspire the Heart Path Therapy for Therapists™ for Therapists.

The Heart Path Therapy™ Approach teaches the following:

  1. To identify possible roots of emotional struggles, through exploration of personal and ancestral history

  2. To describe potential benefits of prayer, intention and affirmations

  3. To define and describe energy psychology

  4. To demonstrate guided imagery

  5. To demonstrate how to guide effective inner child work

  6. To identify and explain the Chakras (energy centers) and the importance of releasing blocks

  7. To describe and practice Family Constellations Concepts by Bert Hellinger

  8. To define and explain sound healing

  9. To demonstrate practices from sacred traditions including beneficial ways to meditate

  10. This powerful weekend integrates the gifts of Maestro Manuel Rufino and the Golden Drum Community as follows along with Debra Franklin’s teaching in the Heart Path Therapy™ method.

ONE DAY INTRODUCTORY TRAINING

Date: Friday, May 24th, 2019, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM, 6 CE’s for all licensed psychotherapists, approved by NASW.

Location: 3 Barnard Lane, Bloomfield, CT. top floor, main space and room 310. Park in back, go through back door to top floor via stairs or elevator.

Cost: $90.00

Contact Debra Franklin, 860-995-3457 for more information or email her at debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com

See other training options and groups for therapists in the Heart Path Therapy® Approach at lightyourpathway.com

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
May
17
10:00 AM10:00

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

Special Theme to improve your relationship with your mother, which in turn helps your relationships to yourself and others, in preparation of Mother’s Day

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose… your “mission on earth”?

Debra is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth.

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work and/or family constellations as needed, combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The following provides a good description of the family constellations including videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZ1oYiR5VpM

***

Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW-R

Location: 96 State Rte 302, Pine Bush, NY, 12566 (next to the high school)

Date: Friday, May, 17th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Suggested Donation: $20.00, insurance also accepted

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-995-3457.

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
May
14
6:00 PM18:00

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

Special Theme to improve your relationship with your mother, which in turn helps your relationships to yourself and others, in preparation of Mother’s Day

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose… your “mission on earth”?

Debra is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth.

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work and/or family constellations as needed, combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The following provides a good description of the family constellations including videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZ1oYiR5VpM

***

Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW-R

When: Thursday, May, 14th, 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Cost: $45.00, insurance may be accepted.

Location: 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 310, Bloomfield, CT
(park in back, go through back door to top floor, waiting room through glass doors)

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-844-1068.

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Mother’s Day Weekend Special! Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
May
11
6:30 AM06:30

Mother’s Day Weekend Special! Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

Mother’s Day Weekend Special! Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations with Debra Franklin, LCSW-R

Please come to heal and make peace (in your heart) with the challenges you experience with your mother. This, in turn, will help your relationship to yourself and others, as any resentments or frustrations you feel with your parents will affect your self-esteem and relations.

On Saturday, May 11th, 9:30-6PM, we will engage in meditation and creative uses of Family Constellations to gain a heartfelt understanding of what went wrong so the healing compassion for that relationship deepens. It is recommended, though not required, to engage in the Friday night meditation to deepen the healing power on this day.

Family Constellations was developed by Bert Hellinger during his observation of Zulu tribes. It is an effective way to transform what is holding you back so that you can live your life from your greatest potential. They uncover and dissolve the blockages affecting your relationships, finances, profession, and health so you are free to live the fulfilling life you were really meant to live.

"A miracle is a shift in perception", says The Course of Miracles. That is exactly what begins to happen after Family Constellations. However, that is only the beginning.

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Family Constellations was developed by Bert Hellinger during his observation of Zulu tribes. It is an effective way to transform what is holding you back so that you can live your life from your greatest potential. They uncover and dissolve the blockages affecting your relationships, finances, profession, and health so you are free to live the fulfilling life you were really meant to live.

You are about to embark on a soul journey. Are you ready?

"A miracle is a shift in perception", says The Course of Miracles. That is exactly what begins to happen after Family Constellations. However, that is only the beginning.

***

Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW

Date: Friday, May 10th 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm and Saturday, May 11th, 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

Address: Golden Drum, 97 Green St Apt G1, Brooklyn, NY 11222, 860-995-3457

Cost: suggested donation: $150.00

Tickets: buy here

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MINDFULNESS AND MEDITATION TO HARMONIZE YOUR FAMILY
Apr
27
10:00 AM10:00

MINDFULNESS AND MEDITATION TO HARMONIZE YOUR FAMILY

  • Ellenville Public Library & Museum (map)
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This group integrates wisdom from Sacred Traditions and Indigenous cultures, including meditation, mindfulness, art, stories and songs to inspire love, peace, and harmony. The goal is to bring family practices that raise conscious-ness to love and respect self and others as well as to inspire our gifts. Parents and children (ages 5-12) participate in this together. 

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Sat, April 27, 10:00 am

Ellenville Public Library & Museum, 40 Center Street, Ellenville, NY 12428, (845)647-5530

Facilitators: Golden Drum Community members & Debra Franklin, LCSW-R

Free Event

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
Apr
26
10:30 AM10:30

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

Special Theme to improve your relationship with your mother, which in turn helps your relationships to yourself and others, in preparation of Mother’s Day

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose… your “mission on earth”?

Debra is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth.

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work and/or family constellations as needed, combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The following provides a good description of the family constellations including videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZ1oYiR5VpM

***

Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW-R

Location: 96 State Rte 302, Pine Bush, NY, 12566 (next to the high school)

Date: Friday, April 26th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Suggested Donation: $20.00, insurance also accepted

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-995-3457.

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
Apr
26
10:00 AM10:00

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

Special Theme to improve your relationship with your mother, which in turn helps your relationships to yourself and others, in preparation of Mother’s Day

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose… your “mission on earth”?

Debra is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth.

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work and/or family constellations as needed, combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The following provides a good description of the family constellations including videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZ1oYiR5VpM

***

Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW-R

Location: 96 State Rte 302, Pine Bush, NY, 12566 (next to the high school)

Date: Friday, April 26th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Suggested Donation: $20.00, insurance also accepted

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-995-3457.

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HEART PATH THERAPY™ For Therapists ONE DAY INTRODUCTORY TRAINING
Apr
13
9:30 AM09:30

HEART PATH THERAPY™ For Therapists ONE DAY INTRODUCTORY TRAINING

BECOME AN INSPIRED AND EMPOWERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST HEAL YOURSELF IN ORDER TO HELP OTHERS HEAL

The best therapists are those that have experienced a powerful inner healing.  There are many wonderful psychological and spiritual healing techniques, but until you heal your own wounds in order to really free your heart, mind, and intuition, those techniques will not be fully effective.

As you transform, you empower love, understanding, intuition, and compassion, the most important ingredients to healing. Integrate those with spiritual approaches, sound healing, guided imagery, and energy psychology, and you will discover and empower your true therapeutic gifts. You can learn to see and feel clients “wounds” even before they talk about them and intuitively guide them through a very beautiful life changing journey once you have traversed your own.

Debra Franklin developed The Heart Path Therapy™ for therapists. It combines powerful healing approaches from ancient spiritual wisdom with modern uses of guided imagery, Family Constellations, inner child work, sound healing, and energy psychology.

Debra experienced deeply transformational healing and spiritual development with many different gifted teachers. her most recent of at least 10 years, Maestro Manuel Rufino. He helped her own healing and development and in turn helped Debra to inspire the Heart Path Therapy for Therapists™ for Therapists.

The Heart Path Therapy™ Approach teaches the following:

  1. To identify possible roots of emotional struggles, through exploration of personal and ancestral history

  2. To describe potential benefits of prayer, intention and affirmations

  3. To define and describe energy psychology

  4. To demonstrate guided imagery

  5. To demonstrate how to guide effective inner child work

  6. To identify and explain the Chakras (energy centers) and the importance of releasing blocks

  7. To describe and practice Family Constellations Concepts by Bert Hellinger

  8. To define and explain sound healing

  9. To demonstrate practices from sacred traditions including beneficial ways to meditate

  10. This powerful weekend integrates the gifts of Maestro Manuel Rufino and the Golden Drum Community as follows along with Debra Franklin’s teaching in the Heart Path Therapy™ method.

ONE DAY INTRODUCTORY TRAINING

Date: Saturday, April 13, 2019, 9:30-4:30, 6 CE’s for all licensed psychotherapists, approved by NASW.

Location: 3 Barnard Lane, Bloomfield, CT. top floor, main space and room 310. Park in back, go through back door to top floor via stairs or elevator.

Cost: $90.00

Contact Debra Franklin, 860-995-3457 for more information or email her at debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com

See other training options and groups for therapists in the Heart Path Therapy® Approach at lightyourpathway.com

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MINDFULNESS AND MEDITATION TO HARMONIZE YOUR FAMILY
Apr
12
4:00 PM16:00

MINDFULNESS AND MEDITATION TO HARMONIZE YOUR FAMILY

This group integrates wisdom from Sacred Traditions and Indigenous cultures, including meditation, mindfulness, art, stories and songs to inspire love, peace, and harmony. The goal is to bring family practices that raise conscious-ness to love and respect self and others as well as to inspire our gifts. Parents and children (ages 5-12) participate in this together. 

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Who: Child (5 years old and up) Partnering with Parent/Caregiver

Friday, April 12th 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW-R

Cost: Insurance/co-pay accepted, or $15-25 per session (sliding scale, free for medicaid clients). 

Location: 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 310, Bloomfield, CT. Park in back, go through back door to top floor. Waiting room through glass doors.

Please RSVP as space is limited. Inquire by contacting Debra Franklin, 860-844-1068 or send her an e-mail. You may also ask to be placed on her e-mail list.

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
Apr
11
6:00 PM18:00

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

Special Theme to improve your relationship with your mother, which in turn helps your relationships to yourself and others, in preparation of Mother’s Day

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose… your “mission on earth”?

Debra is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth.

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work and/or family constellations as needed, combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The following provides a good description of the family constellations including videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZ1oYiR5VpM

***

Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW-R

When: Thursday, April 11th, 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Cost: $45.00, insurance may be accepted.

Location: 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 310, Bloomfield, CT
(park in back, go through back door to top floor, waiting room through glass doors)

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-844-1068.

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
Feb
23
9:00 AM09:00

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

Join us for Intensive Healing Workshop: Family Constellations and Heart Path Therapy with Debra Franklin.

Family Constellations was developed by Bert Hellinger during his observation of Zulu tribes. It is an effective way to transform what is holding you back so that you can live your life from your greatest potential. They uncover and dissolve the blockages affecting your relationships, finances, profession, and health so you are free to live the fulfilling life you were really meant to live.

You are about to embark on a soul journey. Are you ready?

Some of the Benefits of Family Constellations:

  • Improving your relationships (parents, partner, children, colleagues, etc.)

  • Turning your past into a source of strength

  • Acquiring a healing inner image of your family

  • Freeing you and your descendants from invisible burdens

  • Transforming your blockages and self-sabotage

  • Increasing your empathy, love, and compassion for yourself and others

  • Opening your heart to love

This powerful soul work assists in creating positive shifts in:

  • Relationships

  • Success in life

  • Recurring emotions (depression, fear, anxiety, sadness, feeling unworthy
    or unrooted, blockages, stagnation etc.)

  • Achieving life goals

  • Finances

  • Unexplained symptoms

  • Health

  • Self-sabotage

  • Infertility

  • Addictions etc.

"A miracle is a shift in perception", says The Course of Miracles. That is exactly what begins to happen after Family Constellations. However, that is only the beginning.

Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW

Date: Saturday, December 1st, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm,

There are two prices for the workshop:

  1. If you want a guaranteed healing constellation for yourself (limited to 5 participants), the prices: $135 if paid by February 18th and $150 afterward.

  2. If you are available to participate in other ways (limited to 15 participants) and still receive healing benefits, the price is $85.00 if paid by February 18th or $100 afterward.

Address: Golden Drum, 97 Green St Apt G1, Brooklyn, NY 11222

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
Dec
1
10:00 AM10:00

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

Join us for Intensive Healing Workshop: Family Constellations and Heart Path Therapy with Debra Franklin.

Family Constellations was developed by Bert Hellinger during his observation of Zulu tribes. It is an effective way to transform what is holding you back so that you can live your life from your greatest potential. They uncover and dissolve the blockages affecting your relationships, finances, profession, and health so you are free to live the fulfilling life you were really meant to live.

You are about to embark on a soul journey. Are you ready?

Some of the Benefits of Family Constellations:

  • Improving your relationships (parents, partner, children, colleagues, etc.)

  • Turning your past into a source of strength

  • Acquiring a healing inner image of your family

  • Freeing you and your descendants from invisible burdens

  • Transforming your blockages and self-sabotage

  • Increasing your empathy, love, and compassion for yourself and others

  • Opening your heart to love

This powerful soul work assists in creating positive shifts in:

  • Relationships

  • Success in life

  • Recurring emotions (depression, fear, anxiety, sadness, feeling unworthy
    or unrooted, blockages, stagnation etc.)

  • Achieving life goals

  • Finances

  • Unexplained symptoms

  • Health

  • Self-sabotage

  • Infertility

  • Addictions etc.

"A miracle is a shift in perception", says The Course of Miracles. That is exactly what begins to happen after Family Constellations. However, that is only the beginning.

Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW

Date: Saturday, December 1st, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm,

There are two prices for the workshop:
- If you want a guaranteed healing constellation for yourself (limited to 5 participants), the prices: $135 if paid by November 26th and $150 afterward.
- If you are available to participate in other ways (limited to 15 participants) and still receive healing benefits, the price is $75.00 if paid by November 26th or $90 afterward.

Address: Golden Drum, 97 Green St Apt G1, Brooklyn, NY 11222

Buy tickets here.

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
Nov
15
10:00 AM10:00

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

A Spiritual and Healing Empowerment Group including A Deep Healing Meditation or Family Constellations as needed.

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose… your “mission on earth”?

Debra is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth.

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work and/or family constellations as needed, combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The following provides a good description of the family constellations including videos:

http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZ1oYiR5VpM

The meeting will be fallowed by vegetarian potluck treats.

When: Friday, November 15th, 10:00AM - 1:00 PM

Cost: special reduced price - $25.00

Location: 96 State Rte 302, Pine Bush, NY, 12566 (next to the high school)

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-844-1069.

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Male Survivor Group
Nov
9
4:00 PM16:00

Male Survivor Group

A small group for men who have experienced childhood sexual abuse integrating HPT healing approaches. Facilitated by Debra Franklin, LCSW.

When: Friday, November 9th, 4:00-5:15 PM

Cost: $20.00

Location: 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 310, Bloomfield, CT
(park in back, go through back door to top floor, waiting room through glass doors)

For more information or to RSVP if you wish to attend contact Debra Franklin by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-844-1069.

 

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
Nov
9
10:00 AM10:00

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

A Spiritual and Healing Empowerment Group including A Deep Healing Meditation or Family Constellations as needed.

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose… your “mission on earth”?

Debra is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth.

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work and/or family constellations as needed, combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The following provides a good description of the family constellations including videos:

http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZ1oYiR5VpM

The meeting will be fallowed by vegetarian potluck treats.

When: Friday, November 9th, 10:00AM - 1:00 PM

Cost: suggested donation $25.00

Location: 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 310, Bloomfield, CT
(park in back, go through back door to top floor, waiting room through glass doors)

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-844-1069.

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Mindfulness and Meditation Workshop for Families
Nov
8
5:00 PM17:00

Mindfulness and Meditation Workshop for Families

For parents and caretakers and their children (6 years old and up), facilitated by Debra Franklin, LCSW.

This is an opportunity to collaboratively explore experience and connect with one another, building healthy practices to strengthen the overall wellbeing. Utilizing mindfulness and concepts from sacred traditions we will engage in meditative practices to successfully strengthen health and happy relationships.

Who: Child (6 years old and up) Partnering with Parent/Caregiver

When: Thursday, November 8th, 5:00-6:30 PM

Location: 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 310, Bloomfield, CT
(park in back, go through back door to top floor, waiting room through glass doors)

Cost: Insurance/co-pay accepted, or $15-25 per session (sliding scale, free for medicaid clients). 

Please RSVP as space is limited. Inquire by contacting Debra Franklin, 860-844-1069 or send her an e-mail. You may also ask to be placed on her e-mail list.

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Mindfulness and Meditation Workshop for Families
Oct
10
5:15 PM17:15

Mindfulness and Meditation Workshop for Families

For parents and caretakers and their children (6 years old and up), facilitated by Debra Franklin, LCSW.

This is an opportunity to collaboratively explore experience and connect with one another, building healthy practices to strengthen the overall wellbeing. Utilizing mindfulness and concepts from sacred traditions we will engage in meditative practices to successfully strengthen health and happy relationships.

Who: Child (6 years old and up) Partnering with Parent/Caregiver

Cost: Insurance/co-pay accepted, or $15-25 per session (sliding scale, free for medicaid clients). 

Location: 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 310, Bloomfield, CT. 

Park in back, go through back door to top floor. Waiting room through glass doors.

When: Wednesday, October 10th, 5:15-6:45 PM

Please RSVP as space is limited. Inquire by contacting Debra Franklin, 860-844-1069 or send her an e-mail. You may also ask to be placed on her e-mail list.

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Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations
Oct
9
5:30 PM17:30

Heart Path Therapy® and Family Constellations

A Spiritual and Healing Empowerment Group including A Deep Healing Meditation or Family Constellations as needed

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose… your “mission on earth”?

Debra is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth.

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work and/or family constellations as needed, combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The following provides a good description of the family constellations including videos:

http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZ1oYiR5VpM

Date: Tuesday, October 9th, 5:30-8:30 PM
Cost: $45.00

Address: 3 Barnard Ln, Ste. 310, Bloomfield, CT 06002

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-844-1069.

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HEART PATH THERAPY™ For Therapists WEEKEND RETREAT
Sep
14
to Sep 16

HEART PATH THERAPY™ For Therapists WEEKEND RETREAT

BECOME AN INSPIRED AND EMPOWERED PSYCHOTHERAPIST HEAL YOURSELF IN ORDER TO HELP OTHERS HEAL INSPIRED BY DEBRA FRANKLIN, LCSW, MAESTRO MANUEL RUFINO, HER TEACHER, AND THE GOLDEN DRUM

The best therapists are those that have experienced a powerful inner healing.  There are many wonderful psychological and spiritual healing techniques, but until you heal your own wounds in order to really free your heart, mind, and intuition, those techniques will not be fully effective.

As you transform, you empower love, understanding, intuition, and compassion, the most important ingredients to healing. Integrate those with spiritual approaches, sound healing, guided imagery, and energy psychology, and you will discover and empower your true therapeutic gifts. You can learn to see and feel clients “wounds” even before they talk about them and intuitively guide them through a very beautiful life changing journey once you have traversed your own.

Debra Franklin developed The Heart Path Therapy ™ for therapists. It combines powerful healing approaches from ancient spiritual wisdom with modern uses of guided imagery, Family Constellations, inner child work, sound healing, and energy psychology.

Training and support groups are available, but this is a very special weekend including Debra’s spiritual teacher, Maestro Manuel Rufino, and the Golden Drum community that he has inspired and their gifts. This transformational weekend will take you on an inner journey to experiencing life in a new way. In turn, you can become a uniquely creative psychotherapist.

Debra experienced deeply transformational healing and spiritual development with many different gifted teachers. her most recent of at least 10 years, Maestro Manuel Rufino. He helped her own healing and development and in turn helped Debra to inspire the Heart Path Therapy for Therapists™ for Therapists.

The Heart Path Therapy™ Approach teaches the following:

  1. To identify possible roots of emotional struggles, through exploration of personal and ancestral history
  2. To describe potential benefits of prayer, intention and affirmations
  3. To define and describe energy psychology
  4. To demonstrate guided imagery
  5. To demonstrate how to guide effective inner child work
  6. To identify and explain the Chakras (energy centers) and the importance of releasing blocks
  7. To describe and practice Family Constellations Concepts by Bert Hellinger
  8. To define and explain sound healing
  9. To demonstrate practices from sacred traditions including beneficial ways to meditate
  10. This powerful weekend integrates the gifts of Maestro Manuel Rufino and the Golden Drum Community as follows along with Debra Franklin’s teaching in the Heart Path Therapy™ method.

The schedule (subject to some variations or changes) is as follows:

Date: September 14-16, 2018

FRIDAY EVENING

5-7pm arriving, greeting, dinner
7-9pm meditation (guided by Debra Franklin) and sound healing Bath with Dream Seed

SATURDAY 

9-10:30am Yoga with a certified instructor, noting applicability to therapy/mindfulness

10:45am-2pm Spiritual Teacher from Taino tradition, Maestro Manuel Rufino will speak on his experiences in helping counselors, psychologists psychiatrists as well as others with Yoga, sweat lodge, and other approaches and how to apply the wisdom from Sacred Traditions in our work. He will then facilitate a Sweat Lodge for us to clean and open our hearts to our inner wisdom.

3-5 Debra will facilitate and help therapists practice feeling their energy and others, breaking down into dyads, to practice feeling their own wisdom with their hearts, and the how to listen to another person with that third intuitive ear.

7-9PM Sound Bath with Dream Seed and guided meditation

SUNDAY:

10am-3pm: Opportunity to practice inner child work, guided imagery and tools from family constellations as follows:

10am-12pm will be guided by Debra Franklin to help participants deepen their healing and insight into their own wisdom/gifts

1-4pm will involve breaking down in dyads to practice with these tools with each other

4-5pm Questions/discussion/closing

Location of the Retreat will be in a rural area. Please call for information.

For more information on the spiritual teacher and Dream Seed, go to goldendrum.org. See other training options and groups for therapists in the Heart Path Therapy™ Approach at lightyourpathway.com

Contact: Debra Franklin, 860-844-1069 for more information or email her at debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com

Cost: $325 includes the entire program including exquisite vegetarian cuisine (please inform regarding food allergies and dietary restrictions). If you pay 30 days in advance or earlier, the fee is reduced to $275: Early bird pricing has been extended to end of August. This price includes all food and camping.

16 CE ’s for LCSW, LMSW, LPC, LMFT, APRN, Licensed Psychologists, al other licensed psychotherapists not mentioned here please ask if CE's receivable.

Please send a check to reserve your space to Light Your Pathway, LLC, 309 Brown Rd., Ellenville, NY 12428. Please send prior to the end of August to receive the reduced rate.

Some spaces available for reduced pricing in exchange for volunteering, call for more information on this.

Exceptional Vegetarian food is provided. Local hotel options will be provided upon registration and there are some spaces for those who wish to camp on the property for $20 per night. Please be aware there are no formal showers on the property and porto potties are also used.

16 CE’s pending for all types of licensed psychotherapists that require it.

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Golden Drum Intensive Healing Workshop
Sep
8
9:30 AM09:30

Golden Drum Intensive Healing Workshop

Family Constellations and Heart Path Therapy

Family Constellations was developed by Bert Hellinger during his observation of Zulu tribes. It is an effective way to transform what is holding you back so that you can live your life from your greatest potential. They uncover and dissolve the blockages affecting your relationships, finances, profession, and health so you are free to live the fulfilling life you were really meant to live.

You are about to embark on a soul journey. Are you ready?

Some of the Benefits of Family Constellations:

  • Improving your relationships (parents, partner, children, colleagues, etc.)

  • Turning your past into a source of strength

  • Acquiring a healing inner image of your family

  • Freeing you and your descendants from invisible burdens

  • Transforming your blockages and self-sabotage

  • Increasing your empathy, love, and compassion for yourself and others

  • Opening your heart to love

This powerful soul work assists in creating positive shifts in:

  • Relationships

  • Success in life

  • Recurring emotions (depression, fear, anxiety, sadness, feeling unworthy or unrooted, blockages, stagnation etc.)

  • Achieving life goals

  • Finances

  • Unexplained symptoms

  • Health

  • Self-sabotage

  • Infertility

  • Addictions etc.

"A miracle is a shift in perception", says The Course of Miracles. That is exactly what begins to happen after Family Constellations. However, that is only the beginning.

Date: Saturday, September 8, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm, pre-registration required by Wednesday, September 5.
Cost: $135
Purchase here

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SPECIAL HEALING with Heart Path Therapy®
Sep
1
10:30 AM10:30

SPECIAL HEALING with Heart Path Therapy®

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose... your “mission on earth”?
Release blocks, typically related to childhood and ancestral trauma? 

Debra Franklin, LCSW is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth with Heart Path Therapy® integrating inner child work and Family Constellations

Date: Saturday, September 1st, 10AM-3PM (with a break for lunch).
Cost: $75.00

BLOOMFIELD, CT
3 Barnard Lane Suite 310 (go through the back door to top floor)

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-844-1069.

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Mindfulness and Meditation Workshop for Families
Aug
31
4:00 PM16:00

Mindfulness and Meditation Workshop for Families

For parents and caretakers and their children, facilitated by Debra Franklin, LCSW.

This is an opportunity to collaboratively explore experience and connect with one another, building healthy practices to strengthen the overall wellbeing. Utilizing mindfulness and concepts from sacred traditions we will engage in meditative practices to successfully strengthen health and happy relationships.

Who: Child Partnering with Parent/Caregiver

Cost: Insurance/co-pay accepted, or $15-25 per session (sliding scale, free for medicaid clients). 

Where: 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 310, Bloomfield, CT. 

Park in back, go through back door to top floor. Waiting room through glass doors.

When: Friday, August 31st, 4:00-5:30 PM

Please RSVP as space is limited. Inquire by contacting Debra Franklin, 860-844-1069 or send her an e-mail. You may also ask to be placed on her e-mail list.

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SPECIAL HEALING with Heart Path Therapy®
Aug
30
5:30 PM17:30

SPECIAL HEALING with Heart Path Therapy®

Do you want to learn how to heal yourself?
Do you want to harness your life’s purpose... your “mission on earth”?
Release blocks, typically related to childhood and ancestral trauma? 

Debra Franklin, LCSW is facilitating a group to empower your heart to the wisdom that exists within you for healing, releasing emotional patterns that don’t serve you, and developing your purpose on earth with Heart Path Therapy® integrating inner child work and Family Constellations

Date: Thursday, August 30th 5:30-8:30
Cost: $50.00, some spaces available for reduced pricing or insurance (with Husky is free)

BLOOMFIELD, CT
3 Barnard Lane Suite 310 (go through back door to top floor)

Please RSVP if you wish to attend by sending an e-mail to: debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com or calling 860-844-1069.

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An Evening to Heal with Guided Inner Childwork and Family Constellations
Aug
9
5:30 PM17:30

An Evening to Heal with Guided Inner Childwork and Family Constellations

  • Progressive Psychotherapy (Pine Bush Office) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Empower your being combining shamanic meditation and tools with the powerful Family Constellations

  • release emotional patterns that don’t serve you
  • access wisdom from the spirit
  • be guided for your mission on earth

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The first hour is $10.00, emphasizing meditation, then its an additional $35.00 if you'd like to join us for the powerful Constellation.

Psychotherapist/Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW

Please RSVP if you plan to attend. Thank you.

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An Evening to Heal with Guided Inner Childwork and Family Constellations
Jul
17
5:30 PM17:30

An Evening to Heal with Guided Inner Childwork and Family Constellations

  • Progressive Psychotherapy (Bloomfield Office) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Empower your being combining shamanic meditation and tools with the powerful Family Constellations

  • release emotional patterns that don’t serve you
  • access wisdom from the spirit
  • be guided for your mission on earth

Combining ancient spiritual practices and powerful psychological tools, you can awaken your heart to a profound love for life and purpose on earth, as well as access your intuitive guidance directly from spirit.

There will be inner child work combined with powerful shamanic and energetic techniques with practices to do at home to move through old patterns and find the joy and freedom in life, as well as clarifying your purpose.

Powerful spiritual practices include honoring the four directions, sun gazing, harnessing the elements, and Buddhist chants and mantras, and native healing` music. Tools include meditation, inner childwork, family constellations (Bert Hellinger), and energy psychology and other uses of energy healing.

They will help us to harmonize, becoming one with ALL as we embrace love, beauty, and gratitude. You will learn practices and tools to continue your healing and spiritual development at home.

The first hour is $10.00, emphasizing meditation, then its an additional $35.00 if you'd like to join us for the powerful Constellation.

Psychotherapist/Facilitator: Debra Franklin, LCSW

Please RSVP if you plan to attend. Thank you.

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Heart Path Therapy™ (HPT) for Therapists
Jul
10
3:00 AM03:00

Heart Path Therapy™ (HPT) for Therapists

Drop in Heart Path Therapy Group

An integrated approach to empower the gifts of therapists to empower the gifts of their clients by tools from sacred traditions, self-healing tools, guided imagery, inner child work, energy psychology, with intuitive and spiritual development

Fourth Thursday of the Month: 7-8:30 PM. Please RSVP: 860-844-1069 or debrafranklin@progressivepsychotherapy.com

CE's approved for all licensed social workers and other psychotherapists. 

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