Connecting to Our Infinite Consciousness ~ Episode 102 ~ My Conversation with Jolene O’Brien

Carrying the insight of knowing at 4-years-old that the ‘inner me’ was from somewhere else is a very deep essence to integrate. This conversation is about this journey and the social labelling our society has on such children. We hear of the mental health impact it facilitated and also the deep healing and clarity that is continuing to deepen.

[1:25] Connecting to Infinite Consciousness
[1:31] Deepening my Connections to Self
[3:32] Gaining Clarity to my Childhood Insight
[6:15] Difficult Integration of my Four-Year-Old Insight
[7:41] Societal Labelling & Social Conditioning
[9:09] Disconnecting & Wanting a Different World
[10:44] The ‘Now’ Gift ~ of my Four-Year-Old Insight
[12:20] Connecting to Mindfulness ~ Our True Nature
[14:59] Connecting to my Opened Heart
[16:04] Life Changing Connection ~ Infinite Consciousness
[17:30] My True Nature ~ Sees Your True Nature
[18:50] Mental Health Dissolves in our ‘All That Is’
[20:38] Connecting to my Compassionate Awareness
[21:50] Letting Go ~ in Compassionate Awareness
[24:00] Deep Gratitude Forever There
[25:09] Connection to a Vast Awareness
[27:16] Connecting to Infinite Consciousness
[28:50] A Flow-State of Infinite Consciousness
[30:11] Lord’s Pray ~ Thy Will Be Done on Earth as in Heaven
[30:59] Our Healing of Mother Earth
[31:57] Connecting by Looking Within
[33:24] Lovingly Holding our Inner Child Within

Connecting to my Passion & Purpose ~ Episode 76 ~ My conversation with Cassie Bush

Cassie is a teacher working part-time now. A mother of three beautiful children and Cassie is in the process of building a new business online – an online business known as The Shine Co, which is working around health and wellness for with products and for individuals

[0:37] Connection to Self
[2:07] Connection to Self-Development Books
[4:38] Self-help Literature Normalises Life – not alone
[6:21] Connecting my Head & Heart
[7:03] Becoming more mindful
[7:30] Heart Connection is Super Empowering
[10:45] Connection to Student improves their Learning
[12:17] Connecting to Others
[13:14] Do we take social connectedness for granted?
[14:44] Awareness of our Heart Connection
[15:47] Connection to the Ocean is my Recharge
[16:33] Peace of Heart ~ Peace of Mind
[18:05] Connecting to People with Live Videos
[20:29] Connection to Friends are my Network
[22:37] Connecting to ‘Letting Go’ in my ‘All That Is’
[23:25] Connecting to my ‘All That Is’ ~ Recharges me
[28:01] Connecting to my Passion & Purpose
[28:56] Connecting to my True Self
[29:42] Finding my True Self in my Heart

Geelong Business Connect with its Community ~ Episode 64 ~ My Conversation with Ben Flynn

Ben Flynn is the CEO of the Geelong Chamber of Commerce and has a background in marketing, accounting and finance and has worked in many places across the world. His conversation is about businesses in Geelong are well connected to their community. This is his conversation.

[3:38] My Connection to Marketing 101
[5:40] Enjoying Connections with People
[7:38] Connecting to Nature ~ Outback
[10:20] Connecting to the Simplicity of Nature
[11:25] Experiences of Nature feeds My Resilience
[14:16] Being in the Present Moment
[16:03] Men Connecting to Simplicity of Nature
[18:33] Learning from Women’s Connections?
[21:53] My Connection to Branding 101
[24:07] Staff connecting to Purpose Driven Businesses
[25:48] Larger Companies Connecting Back to Communities
[27:31] Uniqueness of Geelong Business Community Connection

Connecting to Our Community ~ Episode 61 ~ My Conversation with Martin Duke

Martin Duke is a councillor with the Surf Coast Shire. He has been councillor for now for nearly three years and enjoys every moment of it. He’s been with the CFA, the (Country Fire Association) for the past 20 years. He is actively engaged and connected to our community.

[0:49] Enjoying Connections with People
[1:59] Men and Connection are they connected to themselves?
[3:21] Men’s Social Conditioning Is Very Questionable
[6:06] Connections Improves My Well-Being
[8:38] Connection Is Vital
[11:26] Connecting in Childhood Makes it Natural for Me
[13:27] Connections Create Energy
[14:46] Connection to our Communities
[16:39] We need Connections
[21:00] Connecting to Men’s Health & Well-being is Changing
[26:01] Men connect to emotions rather than Bottling them
[32:25] Connecting to Aliveness Within

Connecting to All Of Me ~ Episode 60 ~ My Conversation with Nicole Scott

Nicole is a mental health advocate with Headspace and has found that the best way to connect to herself is by giving to others. Nicole has found a deep connection to this and it lights her world up. Nicole is studying life coaching with the Life Coaching Institute in Melbourne and is soon to be moving into a Social Work degree studying at Deakin.

[0:58] Connecting to Myself by Sitting with & letting be.
[2:15] Connecting to the ‘Comfort within my Discomfort’
[4:47] Connecting & Healing Our Inner Child Wounds
[6:33] Making time to notice & connect to our Inner Self
[10:12] Hearts Flow-state Connection to Others
[10:39] Community Connection Imperative to our Well-Being
[15:05] Flow-state is a Deeper Love & Connection
[17:09] Our Flow-state managers our Personality Boardroom
[18:06] Connecting to What Intuitively comes to Consciousness
[21:03] Connecting to our Loving Presence
[24:39] My Connection to Love
[26:11] Intellectual Brain & Our Emotional Brain
[31:14] Connection to Courage in Our Vulnerability

Connecting to my Inner Child ~ Episode 58 ~ My Conversation with Theo Demetriou

Theo Demetriou is an open hearted man who has learnt so much in his journey with his children. His self-development journey has been to heal his inner child. Theo is a metal artist who is producing some beautiful sacred geometry. He connected with us all at the World Heart of Connection Day and this is his Heart of Connection conversation.
[0:46] Learning to Connect ~ Listening to my Children
[3:29] Disconnecting from our Childhood
[6:33] Connecting to the Inner Child
[7:49] Men’s Vulnerability an Unsafe Space?
[11:40] Connecting to our Loving Flow-State
[12:17] Losing Ego in Love Flow-State
[13:31] What prevents Men & our Connections?
[17:50] Learning from the Pain of our Disconnections
[20:11] Connecting to our Aliveness
[23:10] Connecting to our Deep ‘All That Is’
[28:37] Men’s connecting to different forms of Mindfulness
[32:16] Connecting to Positive Childhood Memories

Connecting to my Call to Help Others ~ Episode 56 ~ My Conversation with Pauline Butler

Pauline Butler is involved in both the corporate world and operates Chi, Connection, Healing and Insight. Through her life experiences, she sensed that she needed to help others. She was then able through her learning workshops and combining her adult education profession has merged the two practices into the CHI connections. This is her Heart of Connection conversation.
[1:06] Connections were lost
[2:12] Connections to All Aspects of our Self ~ Good, Not so Good, Indifferent
[4:11] Connecting to My Energy
[4:45] Connecting to my Heart’s Energy
[5:18] Connecting to my Heart ~ there is no Disconnection
[7:06] Re-connecting my Disconnection
[8:29] Healing the Wounds of Disconnection
[10:02] Connecting to our Emotional Hurts
[11:40] Connection creates a deeper Flow-State
[13:49] Connecting mindfully saves Energy for Loving-Kindness & Compassion
[16:34] Connecting to my Empowered Loving-Kindness
[20:15] My Hearts Connection to the “All That Is”
[23:26] Sitting Silently to Reconnect
[26:36] Healing the wounds down our old ‘Rabbit Holes’
[28:35] Connection to our Gift of Self-Love

Connecting to Transition Streets in Geelong ~ Episode 54 ~ My Conversation with Monica Winston

Monica Winston is the coordinator of transition streets in Geelong. She was originally a founding member of Geelong Sustainability in 2007. Following building Geelong Sustainability she went through to coordinate the transition streets in Geelong, which is part of the global transition movement started in Ireland.

[0:46] Connection to Permaculture ~ my pivot point
[3:35] Connection to my Awakening Network Community
[6:57] My Grounding & Centering Connection
[9:51] Connecting to our Light & Dark of Healing
[10:44] Connecting to more my Compassion & Open Heart
[13:13] Energy of Aliveness and Freedom Within
[15:39] My Transformative Connection of pure Awareness
[20:52] Connecting to the Subtle Power of Meditation
[22:48] Owning what we Project onto Mother Earth
[26:52] My Daily Meditation ~ I connect within
[28:25] Connecting to Life as a Whole Meditation

Connecting to My Inner Still Voice & my Dreams ~ Episode 47 ~ My Conversation with Lynette Fox

Lynette Fox was a wonderful trainer in Transpersonal and Emotional counselling, now known as Association of Transpersonal and Experiential Psychotherapists (ATEP). Lynette has trained to become a Jungian psychotherapist. This is her Heart of Connection story.

[1:03] Connections from Primary School Teaching to Jungian Psychotherapist
[5:26] Transpersonal & Emotional Release Counselling (ATEP) Training
[6:47] Connection to My Self Deepens through Transpersonal work
[8:00] My Journey into Jungian Psychology
[10:32] Connection to my Heart brings Relaxation & Satisfaction in my Body
[12:34] Connecting to the feeling of being myself
[14:18] Connecting to Being Present in the Moment
[17:50] Connecting to Others through My Creativity of Art & Writing
[21:18] Connection to Intuitive comes from stilling my Mind
[24:12] Quiet Voice Within is ‘All That Is’
[27:37] Connection to My One with All
[29:28] Connection to Nature