Beautiful questions with David Whyte

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) What are beautiful questions and what do they have to do with our clients? According to David Whyte, beautiful questions enlarge the context in which we live. They’re often disturbing, because they shake the structures we’ve built, inviting us to engage with a larger, deeper part of our identity. Inviting our […]

Creating Space

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) A few weeks ago I attended the Science and Non-duality Conference. It was a great gift, because usually I am the one running the ACEP conference. I can never sit still and go to a workshop. So it should come as no surprise to anyone that one of the take […]

Welcoming Symptoms

(by Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP) When anxiety, sadness or anger present themselves to you or your clients do you welcome them? What about other “symptoms”? Do you invite them to speak to you? Do you listen to their concerns and issues? Or do you or clients react to them with fear and loathing? Are they […]