CONSENT, TOUCH & Heartfelt connections
Consent, Touch & heartfelt connections
A beautiful, deep, connective and informative journey into consent, touch & heartfelt connections ♥
Facilitated by Sanjay Joshi & Natalie Ford (as featured in Time Out).
➤ Become a better partner, lover & communicator
➤ Improve your relationships
➤ Practise healthy conversations around desires and boundaries
➤ Get out of your head and into your body
➤ Open your heart
➤ Reconnect to yourself
➤ Feel your energy field/body, send and receive energy
➤ Feel relaxed and expanded
➤ Create more trust in your relating
➤ Experience the power of asking for what you really want and receiving it
➤ Learn games to inject more juice and intimacy into your relationships
Having our needs and desires met is a healthy and necessary part of the human experience - yet so many of us are afraid to ask for what we really want and/or put up with experiences we aren't fully in consent with. Gain the language, skills and confidence to change that.
Enjoy the facilitation of a team that consistently receives 9+/10 feedback rating, as you explore Dr Betty Martin's Wheel of Consent® and journey into a deeper connection with yourself and others through some gentle clothes-on tantra exercises.
Slow down, relax and allow the frosty barriers from the big city's fast pace melt away as you discover how to stay in consent with yourself and others, and experience the trust, safety and emotional intimacy that creates, knowing your boundaries will be respected and upheld at all times.
Consent, Touch & Heartfelt connections
This workshop is for people who want to:
★ Experience deeper connections and more conscious relationships
★ Be more present and feel more sensation
★ Make sense of the Wheel of Consent® by Dr Betty Martin
★ Learn a common language of consent so you and your partner are on the same page
★ Learn to ask for adjustments so you receive touch exactly how you want it
★ Recognise when you are tolerating, enduring or caught up in obligation
★ Gain greater self-awareness and deeper self-acceptance
★ Deepen trust between you and your partner
★ Discover more about the types of touch you like and that turn you on
★ Feel confident that the touch you give is really what your partner wants
★ Recognise signs that someone might be out of consent and how to change that
★ Learn to reframe how you receive rejection so it hurts less
★ Fulfil both your body and your mind
★ Leave feeling relaxed, fulfilled and energised
"Do it! A truly beautiful space to open safely and with love" - Stephanie, Sex, love & relationship coach
"Great workshop, great facilitators, lovely group of people and lots of great connections" - Lee, IT Digitization
"This is a very safe, nurturing and respectful space for you to discover what a consent culture means"
"My partner and I haven't been so close [as that before] and that felt amazing"
"Go for it - you've nothing to lose and everything to gain!" - Jim, Director
"If you are even slightly curious about embodied communication, try it!"
"A wonderful workshop to learn about yourself, how to have healthy and meaningful interactions with others and to heal from toxic ways of relating"
"This workshop will open up new worlds/possibilities of touch. It is also a great opportunity to explore your boundaries and desires in a very safe and fun space"
Consent, Touch & Heartfelt Connections
☆ Different types of touch, how they feel in your body, what you like and don't like
☆ How awareness of your posture, breathing and intention impacts the quality of your touch
☆ How to express boundaries and practice asking for and receiving exactly how you want to be touched
☆ The importance of your energy body and how to transmit and receive energy
☆ Gain knowledge of the Wheel of Consent ® by Dr Betty Martin
☆ Understand when you enter a state of "tolerating" and what you can do instead
☆ Understand what it means to "Take", "Serve", "Allow" and "Accept" - both in touch and everyday life
☆ Express your desires and feel confident that you and your partner are in consent
☆ Spend time having fun rather than experiencing disagreements in your relationships
☆ Body workers: discover nuances of consent and gain powerful pieces that maybe missing from your awareness
YOU WILL EXPERIENCE
☆ Embodied practise of touch and consent
☆ A deepened connection to your body
☆ A playful, fun and insightful exploration of touch
☆ Feeling relaxed and nourished
☆ More confidence in yourself and your relationships
"Very enjoyable and informative/empowering workshop" - Steve, Masseur
"It was a real coming back to myself, asking for what I wanted and getting those needs met" - Chloe, Midwife
"I learned that it's sexy to ask!"
"Good balance of content, discussion and practical exercises. The discussions were very illuminating"
"It's a door to increased self-awareness and pleasure"
"Both facilitators have a beautiful and electric energy when they laugh and demo with each other. The humour is infectious"
Consent, Touch and Heartfelt Connections
There will be partnered work in short exercises. You will be able to express and explore your boundaries, listen to your inner wisdom and ask to be touched in a way that matches what you desire.
Singles and couples are welcome, of all gender identities and sexual orientations.
Times: 10:00am - 10:15am arrival, 6pm finish and a break for lunch around 1pm.
Bring: A pen & paper, water bottle, lunch, layered clothing and warm socks
Wear: Clothing that you feel comfortable in. You will need to take your shoes off
Suitable for: Anyone who wants to...
* learn how to give and/or receive more pleasurable touch
* improve their connection to and appreciation of their body
* improve their understanding of consent and boundaries
* improve upholding and expressing their boundaries
* feel safer knowing they are staying within the boundaries and consent of their partner
ABOUT THE FACILITATORS
Sanjay Joshi is a coach who guides singles and couples in having more intimacy, love and pleasure in their lives. He is a catalyst in people bringing out their brilliance and living a fulfilled life, pursuing activities they love. Sanjay is also a Certified Tantra Educator and specialises in enabling women to feel radiant, fulfilled and powerful. His clients experience exquisite pleasure, have more intimacy and gain a deeper appreciation for their bodies. https://www.awakenbytouch.com
Natalie Ford is an Authenticity & Empowerment Facilitator and founder of Empowered Healing. I offer workshops and one-to-one guidance to connect you to your inner wisdom and innate power, using an integrated blend of tools to align body, mind and soul. I promote deeper connection to our bodies, increased self-acceptance, self-trust and self-belief and am known for creating safe, supportive and shame-free spaces for your to explore living more fully. https://empoweredhealing.info
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London School of Capoeria, London, N4 3RF