Connecting to Aussie Action Abroad ~ Episode 97 ~ My Conversation with Graeme Kent OAM

From managing the Duke of Edinburgh Award to creating a charity called Aussie Action Abroad is this conversation about connection. It’s a charity that’s connected to providing 100% focus on supporting projects in Nepal.

[0:40] Connecting to the Duke of Edinburgh Award
[2:12] Connection to the Nepalese Communities
[5:45] Connection to Humanity
[7:03] How do we create Inequalities
[9:04] Managing my Triggers to Inequality
[11:16] Connecting to Agency’s Mission
[12:55] Connecting to the Heart of Change
[14:54] Is the Heart of Youth & Community Work Missing?
[17:30] Noticing the Changes in Youth Work Over the Years
[19:21] Connecting to Collaboration or Tendering Separateness
[21:41] Connecting to Mutual Cooperation in Nepal
[23:28] Does organisations need to ‘let go’ for Mutual Cooperation?
[25:10] Connecting to Blissful Moments in Nepal
[26:27] Connecting to the ‘All That Is’
[28:21] Connecting to the Heart & looking Inwardly
[29:29] Loving Unconditionally
[30:34] Men Connection is about Opening Up More
[31:59] Men becoming more Open Hearted
[34:07] Connecting to our Hearts for Charities
[35:59] Connecting Aussies Action Aboard

Connecting to Embodied Flow-State in Dance ~ Episode 70 – My Conversation with Olie Demetriou

Olie Demetriou is an up and coming metal artisan. The variety and being out the comfort zone is a space of challenge and growth. Learning to embody and physically express my emotions through singing and dance has given me embodied flow-states of being.

[0:46] Connecting to Art through Steel
[2:15] Connecting out of my Comfort Zone
[3:20] Learning to Become a Creator
[5:38] Connecting to my Sense of Self
[9:01] Men and Emotional Connection
[10:37] Men Converting Suppressed Emotion into Violence
[11:27] Men Connecting to our Vulnerability
[14:01] Men Openly Facing our Fears
[17:32] Breaking down Resistances – Open Hearted & Open Mindedness
[19:06] Connecting to my Authentic Self
[22:09] People are Looking for Spiritual Connection
[23:30] Awareness of Ego in Spirituality
[25:37] Energetic Expression and Connection in Dance
[28:03] Embodying my Flow-State
[30:11] Connecting to our Flow-States through Mind Altering Substances
[32:47] Overthinking Blocks our Flow-State
[33:39] Transform Your Spiritual Flow-State

Connecting to Our Wellness ~ Episode 65 ~ My Conversation with Jo Surkitt

Jo Surkitt is a wellness educator, keynote speaker, and practitioner who specializes in creating positive change and healthy choices in the lives of people from all walks of life. This is her conversation.

[0:54] Connection to Breath “Only This ~ In this Moment”
[1:57] Noticing the impacts of my Disconnection
[2:48] Connecting to the Ocean
[4:50] ‘Peace of Heart ~ Peace of Mind’
[6:44] Connections to Both Parents
[7:55] Practicing to be Mindful to Our Reactions
[10:41] Connecting to My Support in Family & Friends
[12:39] Connecting to My Heart Space
[13:13] Heart Connection to Our Identity
[17:42] My ‘All That Is’ is through my Heart Space
[20:05] Connecting to my No Space ~ No Thing
[21:42] Connecting with My Flow-State Within
[22:12] Connection to my Flow-State ~ Feels Full of Life
[26:12] Heart Comes Alive
[26:40] Advice to Younger Women ~ Develop Self-care

Connecting & Supporting People Diagnosed with Brain Cancer ~ Episode 57 ~ My Conversation with Bec Picone

Bec Picone is the co-founder and CEO of Peace of Mind Foundation a ‘not for profit’ Brain Cancer Support Group she and her brother started five years ago. The foundation provides incredible support and resources for people and families going through brain cancer and associated complications.

[0:52] Connecting to my loss of a loved one
[3:03] Connection is a Core Value of our Organisation
[4:01] Forming Connections Heals Anxieties
[6:40] Connecting to the Loss & Grief of Death
[8:38] Reaching to the Depth of Resilience
[11:28] Connecting to my Flow-state of Passion & Purpose
[13:17] Co-creating flow-state connections
[14:43] Checking in on my Connection to Self my Self-care
[16:44] Healthy Disconnection to Reconnect to Self
[19:09] Flow of “All That Is” a Purpose???
[21:22] Driving on my Own is my Meditation & Prayer Time
[24:44] Energetic Sharing our Non-verbal Connection
[26:26] Connecting to Our Incredible Hearts
[30:10] Connecting to Our Pure Heart

Reconnecting to my Heart through Transformation ~ Episode 48 ~ My conversation with Bill Hunter

Bill Hunter is an incredible engineer who worked to invent through his medical research a medical piece of equipment for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It was years of work to create a medical testing device to help people in the third world countries. This is his Heart of Connection conversation.

[0:52] Developing Medical Testing Equipment for Developing Countries
[2:43] Medical Technology takes Energy, Time & Money
[3:47] Men Connect to Ego Driven Pursuits
[5:02] Connecting to my Authentic Ego
[8:08] Connecting to Our Hearts
[10:13] Men Splitting Off the Emotional Brain
[10:43] Men Aiming for Absolute Excellence and Perfection
[14:39] Connected to Dark Night of Soul
[18:51] Re-Connecting to My Inner Happiness
[21:01] Connection beyond Intellect
[27:34] Connection to Nature ~ we lose Our Ego

Connection of the Heart ~ My Life’s Thread – Episode 37 – With Pat Quinn

Pat Quinn is another beautiful loving teacher of the Association of Transpersonal & Experiential Psychotherapists. She trained so many students to explore their inner journey, guiding them from the depth of her heart. Her life’s work has been in loving service to other and God.
[0:32] Heart of Connection is my theme
[2:52] Joined Missionary Sisters of Service
[3:42] Heart of Connection my Passion for Self-knowledge & Self Awareness
[5:19] Connection to my Foundation ~ My Relationship with God
[6:27] Freedom to know my Truth
[10:01] Connection & Listening from my Heart
[12:04] Connecting to and Healing our Wounds
[15:23] Holotropic Breathwork & Ecstasy of God’s energy
[18:00] Self-Transformation through different doorways
[20:34] Peacefulness a Gift of my Inner Journey
[23:20] Witnessing and Observing Student Self-transformation
[27:07] My Presence is the Foundation of who I really am
[27:24] Connection and shining in my Heart ~ My Inner Glow
[28:08] My piece of Advice ~ Get to Know Yourself