Holotropic Breathwork has ratings and 8 reviews. Rose said: I Holotropic Breathwork: A New Approach to Self-Exploration and Therapy. Other editions. effect on various emotional and psychosomatic disorders.” Grof and Grof, () Holotropic Breathwork: A New Approach to Self-Exploration and Therapy, p. sciousness to light in their latest collaboration, Holotropic Breath- work: A New Approach to Self-. Exploration and Therapy. Scholars and seekers alike will enjoy.

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Holotropic Breathwork: A New Approach to Self-Exploration and Therapy

One comprised wonderment and oneness with God the Creator while in the process of creating the world at a vantage point above the Breathwwork ocean where, with Him, I blessed the earth and was even able to view its curvature and scattered cloud cover. Grof writes so clearly and so approaxh on concepts that are so complex. Since these are the very qualities we urgently need to cope with the global emergency in which we presently find ourselves, their contribution to the future of thherapy matches their contribution to the future of psychology.

Dec 21, Mandi rated it did not like it Shelves: This book is not for laypeople, and it’s criminal that isn’t made clear anywhere in its description or introduction. Looking back on the experience, I am very happy for his help and encouragement. You cannot perform breathwork on yourself, so the level of tedious, monotonous detail in this book is unnecessary theeapy you’re becoming a facilitator. With holotropic breathwork, one’s defenses will put up less of a struggle as the “breathing” has power!

Their book on this new approach to self-exploration and therapy is a must read.

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The definitive overview of this transformative breathwork. You will be welcomed, as an holotropic breathwork practitioner once mentioned that he likes working with primal people as they “go straight to the work at hand. History will record that Holotropic Breathwork and the certification training and program designed by the Grofs advanced the field of psychotherapy far beyond the contributions of Freud and Jung.

I enjoyed such an experience during my very first holotropic breathwork experience. Want to Read saving….

Holotropic Breathwork: A New Approach to Self-Exploration and Therapy by Stanislav Grof

Cristina rated it it was amazing Nov 21, Back to speeding up therapy. The feelings at Appel Breatuwork, that holotropi, encompassed both my early failure and final success of birthing. Nicky rated it did not like it Nov 03, But, it was not a feeling of elation or of success. Jack Kornfield Goodreads Author Foreword by. Being proactive can be very helpful when one feels stuck in therapy.

The breathwork utilizes the remarkable h The definitive overview of this transformative breathwork. Kelly Nezat rated it really liked it Sep 11, Holotropic breathwork theory also accepts that the mind is not merely the operation of the brain, but exists apart of the brain. Then, there are some accounts of people’s experiences. Induced by very simple means—a combination of accelerated breathing, evocative music, and bodywork in a safe and supportive setting, Holotropic Breathwork integrates the insights from modern consciousness research, depth psychology, transpersonal psychology, anthropology, Eastern spiritual practices, and mystical traditions.

Perhaps, I had become unconscious during my birth and could neither participate in, nor relive my final part of birthing. The other tormented group members I saw the breathers that way!

Be sure to examine Therapj. The first part of Stan Grof’s, Beyond the Brain had given me the same reaction, but looking back it turned out to be my favorite of all his books.


I started doing some breath work and had some questions regarding my experience with it. He continues this work today under the title “Holotropic Breathwork”. My interest in the authors’ latest work picked up when I reached the part therqpy the “trials and tribulations” of the breathwork practitioners and accelerated when the Grofs wrote about the surprises and disappointments which arose when they conducted holotropic breathwork workshops in some remoter parts of the world.

If you just wait, well, you may be in for a long wait since your big breakthrough can sometimes take a very long time. My journey had taken me a few feet from the wall and I assume that David knew that Self-esploration needed to keep pushing so he and others lifted theapy by my limbs and deposited my body next to the wall so I could resume by pedal pushing against the stage wall until I finally had a modicum of a feeling bfeathwork release from the intrauterine pressures of the birthing process.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The Grofs are at the center of the current psycho-spiritual revolution in the West, and this book is a testament to their role in our collective healing.

ne The later was used by my facilitator in the case story above. Please double check your mobile number and click on “Send Verification Code”. It does not offer any information, and is really a sales pitch for the program. I just hope somebody picks up this topic with a serious careful methodology.