Relationship Patterns Workshops/Retreats
PARTICIPANT FEEDBACK & COMMENTS
"We are doing great! We got so much insight into our selves, each other and our communication from attending the workshop! It's made a real difference in how we feel in general and relating to each other. Thanks so much for your guidance!"
" Thank you- I found it insightful because you facilitated in a way that helped us discover our own answers."
"I would return to this workshop again and recommend it to my friends."
" Laila is heaven- sent."
"The most valuable insight was understanding the "wall" between my daughter and myself. Understanding my own relationship model as a parent and child."
" What stands out are the patterns between my relationships and the unintended symbols and patterns that were revealed through my unconscious ( in the artwork)."
" This workshop helped me become more aware of why I relate to others the way I do."
" What stands out is the amount of stuff that can be gleaned from a simple artistic creation."
" The most valuable insight is that my past is still affecting my present."
" I learned a great deal about my unconscious patterns in a safe & creative environment. Thank you Laila!"
" I learned more than I thought possible. Most valuable was the realization of how others perception can be totally opposite of what I am trying to convey."
" What stands out in the therapeutic process discussions is the links between family, other relationships and my current relationship."
"Hey Mom, just wanted to thank you for taking me to the workshop with you this weekend. I think it was really beneficial for our relationship, and I learned alot about myself, and areas that Ineed to improve and continue to get help with. It was a great opportunity and Laila was great. So THANKS!! " ( from an email sent the day following the workshop, shared with permission.)
" The workshop was a great experience that allowed me the opportunity to explore my patterns and provided invaluable insight that I can use when addressing future issues in relationships."
Feedback from partners initially reluctant to participate:
1. What was the most valuable insight/tool you received on this retreat?
"Understanding my wife's past and how she reacts to situations."
" Communication, honesty."
" The tool to try and listen clearly to my spouse."
" I discovered the way I don't talk to my wife with respect and why she always challenges me."
2. Was it beneficial exploring and expressing yourself with creative materials?
"Yes that was excellent."
" The materials allowed me to open up and explain myself through my subconscious."
3. What stands out in the therapeutic discussions?
" Seeing things more clearly."
" How the patterns in life affect us."
4. What value did you experience in the sharing of others work?
" It definitely made the situation a little more doable knowing others had similar problems and experiences."
" Often it was uncomfortable, but eye opening."
5. Additional Comments:
"I came into the workshop in disbelief/ hesitation about the usefulness of the workshop. I left feeling closer to my wife, in her understanding of self as well as mine."
" I definitely enjoyed the experience more than I thought I would."
To register please email or call 416. 696. 0086