Transpersonal Facilitator Training Program (TFTP)
A 6-month IPHM accredited program with a 4-Day hands-on immersive retreat
(Level 1 container is limited to 12 participants - men selected based on an application/interview process - Level 2 by invitation only)
step into your power as TRANSPERSONAL FACILITATOR
This 6-month program is designed for anyone interested in or currently holding space for deep embodiment and/or healing work.
What is Transpersonal Facilitation? The transpersonal approach emphasizes body awareness and sensitivity, the need for teachers to transcend their own ego needs, the appropriateness of myth and symbol as conveyors of intuitive knowledge, a serious approach to the arts, and an attitude toward sciences and object study which values wonder and increased sensibility. In transpersonal learning one discovers nature's intrapsychic dimensions and the close relationship between self and world. The concerns of transpersonal education are in a sense spiritual, but they are not religious in a sectarian manner. The goal is to guide the individual in his or her exploration of the many realms of experience which transcend ego.
Many who answer the call to serve others in this realm are disheartened when their efforts fall short in creating a vibrant and growing community. Growth happens with impeccable structure, the potency of your transmission, and consistency. This program will be the foundation of your offerings.
Creating and holding an impeccable container is a must for any facilitator involved in opening their clients to deep work. Without it, you will not be trusted nor will they allow themselves to unfurl toward healing and growth in your space.
Then there is your transmission, your teaching voice, the tools you use in opening people & spaces, plus your unique offerings.
We will dive deep into these topics in theory and in practice, plus much more. We will work on creating practices out of intention, empowering your unique teaching voice, utilizing the 5 instruments of working with the energetic body, building structure in support of your offerings, and guiding you in creating an airtight container for deep, transformational work. (see "Benefits from taking this course" below)
Graduates of this program will be accredited by Embodied Masculine™ & IPHM. Graduates of this program will also be able to assist/lead Embodied Masculine™ circles.
This program is IPHM accredited. The International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine (IPHM) has been developed to provide the general public and health care professionals with a body of regulated professionals, all hold relevant qualifications or experience to recognized levels. All who complete this program will receive the IPHM members certification, gain access in securing holistic business insurance for their offerings, and more.
Thursday, July 20, 2023 (6:00 p.m - 7:30 p.m PST)
Saturday, July 22, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Lesson / Q & A
Sunday, July 23, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Practice Session #1
Dojo Training Hours
Saturday, July 29, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 10:30 a.m PST)
Saturday, August 12, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Lesson / Q & A
Sunday, August 13, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Practice Session #3
Dojo Training Hours
Saturday, August 19, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 10:30 a.m PST)
Saturday, September 08, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Lesson / Q & A
Sunday, September 09, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Practice Session #5
Dojo Training Hours
Saturday, September 16, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 10:30 a.m PST)
Saturday, October 07, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Lesson / Q & A
Sunday, October 08, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Practice Session #4
Dojo Training Hours
Saturday, October 14, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 10:30 a.m PST)
Saturday, November 04, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Lesson / Q & A
Sunday, November 05, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Practice Session #5
Dojo Training Hours
Saturday, November 11, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 10:30 a.m PST)
Saturday, December 02, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Lesson / Q & A
Sunday, December 03, 2022 (8:30 a.m - 12:30 p.m PST) Practice Session #6
Dojo Training Hours
Saturday, December 9, 2023 (8:30 a.m - 10:30 a.m PST)
TFTP Hands-On Retreat
Thursday, December 12, 2023 - Sunday, December 17, 2023
BENEFITS OF TAKING THIS COURSE
- Understanding the power of STRUCTURES & FLOW OF ENERGY.
- Empowering your teaching VOICE
- Practices in developing your capacity for deep TRANSMISSION
- Birthing CLARITY surrounding your offerings & programs
- Turn your intentions into TRANSFORMATIONAL practices
- Deeping capacity in holding a SAFE & POWERFUL circle or group
- Learn to create and work within LIMINAL & SACRED SPACE
- Learn to open & close clients and spaces SAFELY & with INTEGRITY
- Get hands-on TRAINING, evaluation & feedback
- Gain access and exposure to learning somatic, shamanic, and embodiment PRACTICES
- Experience GROWTH within your community, circle, or group
- Learn to create a VIBRANT virtual space
- Learn how to CREATE online courses within your own website
- Become PURPOSE driven vs. self-driven.
- IPHM (International Practitioners of Holistic Medicine) ACCREDITATION
- Embodied Masculine™ CERTIFICATION for those that complete Level I. You will be able to assist and potentially lead Embodied Masculine™ circles, workshops, and retreats.)
- Level 2 graduates will learn deeper practices such as Shadow-work, Somatic release, Shamanic journeying & more. Level 2 by invitation only.
- A 4-Day / 3-Night Immersion Retreat (Location TBD - lodging & food included in your tuition)
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR - AMIR KHALIGHI
Amir's work with men started at the age of 23. Through his 20s and 30s, he worked with hundreds of men centered around addictive behaviors and also through the discipline of martial arts. Subsequently, his work has evolved and now encompasses Jungian archetypal, somatic, shamanic and embodiment methodologies.
His passion in the field of men’s work has been most influenced by mythopoetic men’s work, Sufi mysticism, yogic intimacy, Shamanism, Celtic mythology, Hermetic Qabalah, and Jungian archetypal psychology (see our lineage page for a deeper look).
6 Modules We Will Be Working With
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We will meet one weekend a month for six months. On Saturdays, we will focus on the module/lessons at hand, and on Sundays, we will focus on practices and hands-on training. 6 hours of learning and practicing each weekend. We will also be offering dojo hours led by Level 1 certified facilitators in between our monthly meetings. Your training will culminate with a powerful hands-on retreat to be held in December of 2023, location TBD.
countdown to start of the program
JOHN ROBERT DOWNS
I strongly recommend that men work with Amir, either through his group formats (Wednesday night embodiment circle's) or via 1:1 coaching. Amir has been an integral part of my conscious awakening. He has built a powerful community of men that are "on the path" and have provided me with much needed camaraderie, and his extensive knowledge of depth psychology, embodiment practices, and masculine-feminine dynamics has helped me develop as a man and leader.
I have had the deep honor, pleasure and privilege of knowing and working with Amir for close to three years and he is one of the most trusted allies I have on the path of living as a powerfully aligned man. Amir is committed to living his truth on such a deeply authentic level and it comes through with everything he does. To get to share time with Amir is absolutely invaluable.
A 6 month Foundational Course in holding a Powerful, Sacred, Safe and transformative container
A 4-Day hands on, Immersive retreat
a 3 Steps Process for consideration in Claming one of the 12 spots For Level 1
STEP 1 - Fill Out Your Applciation
STEP 2 - Be Invited To Interview
You may be invited to an interview based on your application. We expect more applicants for entry into the Embodied Masculine Transpersonal Facilitator Training Program (TFTP) than the available 12 spots. Not all applicants may gain entry into this program. All applicants will have to go through an application/interview process. If you are interested in this program you have the highest chances of gaining entrance and applying as soon as possible for this session.
The men in this program are selected based on their readiness, willingness, openness, and commitment to diving into this level of leadership work.
STEP 3 - Pay Course Fee & Sign Your TFTP Agreement
If after your interview you receive an official invitation to join the program you are welcome to pay for your course fee (in full or by taking advantage of one of our payment plans) & sign your TFTP agreement, which will be emailed to you once your tuition is received. the spot on the 12-man roster is yours.
Course Fee [Paid In Full] - TOTAL $5,500
Payment Plan 1[4 Month Payment Plan] +7% - Total $5,885
Payment Plan 2 [6 Month Payment Plan] + 10% - Total $6,050
- 1 full scholarship & 1 partial scholarship will be offered for this program. Email [email protected] (subject: transpersonal facilitator training program scholarship) for consideration. If you have already attended an Embodied Masculine event or course under scholarship, you do not qualify.
"In one sense, the voyage of self-discovery is solitary, but that doesn’t mean you have to take it all alone. A lot of men suffer silently when they are in creative chaos and feel something is wrong with them because they don’t realize other men are experiencing a similar disintegration of the old modes of masculinity. In matters of the psyche and spirit, taking the journey and telling the story go hand-in-glove, and that is why we need a listening community in order to make our solitary pilgrimage. The most powerful resource we have for transforming ourselves is honest conversation between men and men, women and men, men and women."
— Sam Keen, Fire In The Belly
"Being a part of a supportive men's group can be an extremely rewarding, humbling and transformative experience. To have like-minded, loving men who are as dedicated to their own spiritual growth as you are - who show you your blind spots, sit with you and listen to you - has the power to transform a man forever." - Amir Khalighi
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