Soul Recovery: Healing Your Inner Child’s Soul

Soul Recovery: Healing Your Inner Child’s Soul

Sunday | August 12 | 1:30-3:30 PM

Using the techniques and works of Miller, Bradshaw, Michaelson, Singer and the presenter, we will examine the wounding, trauma and suffering that many children experience growing up as well as the methods, practices, experiences which can heal every inner child’s soul.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Shame, its origins, types and rules
  • Inner critic as the external bully internalized
  • Inner passivity, passive-aggressive behavior, procrastination, laziness
  • Defenses against feeling shame
  • Negative self-talk, negative rehearsal]
  • Unrealistic core beliefs
  • Overcoming distorted thinking patterns
  • Perfectionism and control issues
  • The role of affirmations
  • Cognitive therapy and hypnotherapy techniques for healing
  • Writing a letter to your little boy/girl inside
  • The role of Unity Principles

*Please bring a small picture of yourself, ages 3-12, to the workshop*

$20 suggested love offering

Facilitated by Dr. Michael Obsatz

Dr. Michael Obsatz

A Professor Emeritus from Macalester College, Dr. Mike Obsatz has written extensively about
shame and inner child recovery. He has been a therapist, workshop leader, men and boys’
group leader, film producer, and author. At Unity, Mike has presented the Father’s Day sermon
many times, facilitated the Unity men’s group, and serves as a mentor to others.