March 2020 at Empathy Academy

March 30th to May 8th, 6 weeks. Emotional Genius: Discovering the Brilliance in Your Emotions. Join dual-licensed DEI Trainers and Consultants Amanda Ball and Sherry Olander for this 6-week self-paced exploration into the brilliant world of your emotions. 

 

April 2020 at Empathy Academy

April 27th to June 5th, 6 weeks. Essential Boundaries for Bodyworkers: Balanced Empathy and Self-Care to Prevent Burnout. Join dual-licensed DEI professionals and licensed massage therapists Anchen Texter and Camilla Jørgensen for a personalized 6-week online course on boundaries, self-care, and healthy empathy. Continuing Education credits are available. 

 

May 2020 at Empathy Academy

May 11th to June, 5th, 4 weeks. Befriending Sadness: Welcoming Flow Into Your Life. Join dual-licensed DEI Trainer and Consultant Anchen Texter for a 4-week online course focusing on the magical healing balm of the soul, sadness.

New! A dedicated course for mental health professionals!

May 18th to June 26th, 6 weeks. Embracing Emotions In Clinical Practice: Exploring the Empathic Paradigm. Join Karla McLaren, M.Ed., Sarah Alexander, LCSW, and Amanda Ball, MA for an introduction to Dynamic Emotional Integration® principles and practices and their application in mental health settings. Continuing Education credits are available.

 

June 2020 at Empathy Academy

June 8th to July 31st, 8 weeks. Emotional Flow: Becoming Fluent in the Language of Emotions. Join dual licensed DEI professionals Sherry Olander and Jen Nate for an 8-week exploration of your emotional ecosystem, and learn new ways for working with every emotion you have. Continuing Education credits are available.

 

June 2020 in San Francisco! Book Release and Workshop!

June 26th, Friday evening at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. On Embracing Anxiety, book release and talk on Karla McLaren’s new book: Embracing Anxiety: How to Access the Genius of This Vital Emotion!

June 27th and 28th, Saturday and Sunday at the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. Weekend workshop on Exploring Emotional Wisdom: Discovering the Brilliance in Your Emotional Ecosystem. Continuing Education credits are available. 

 

July 2020 in Seattle! Book Release and Workshop! 

Cancelled for now: East West Books has closed as a part of the Covid-19 response in Seattle. Please check back to see if these events will be rescheduled.

July 10th, Friday evening at East West Books in Seattle. Book release event and talk on Friday evening: Embracing Anxiety and Accessing its Genius. 7pm to 8:30pm

July 11th, all-day workshop on Saturday: How to Embrace Your Anxiety: Accessing the Vital Genius in This Vital Emotion. 10:30am to 5:30pm

 

 

Listen Now

Healthy Empathy for Surgeons with Jeffrey Smith, MD (listen here) 46 minutes

The gifts of ALL emotions – even depression with Tami Simon (listen to Insights at the Edge) 58 minutes

The Art of Empathy, part 1 with Tami Simon (listen to Insights at the Edge, part 1) 1 hour, 2 minutes

The Art of Empathy, part 2 with Tami Simon (listen to Insights at the Edge, part 2) 1 hour, 6 minutes

Emotions are action-requiring programs! (Listen to Weekly Wisdom) 9 minutes

Empathy and Generosity with Marianna Cacciatore (listen to Bread for the Journey) 58 minutes

How to Learn The Language of Emotions with Koren Motekaitis (listen to How She Really Does It) 56 minutes

Healthy Empathy, Self, and Relationships with Michael Stone (listen to Conversations) 51 minutes

Why is Empathy Valuable? on Conscious Talk Radio (listen to Conscious Talk) 56 minutes

 

Watch Now

Visit Karla’s Emotion Dynamics YouTube Channel

Anger and Good Boundaries (11 minutes)

Shame is Your Friend! (16 minutes)

How Many Ways Can You Say Happy? (4 minutes)

Emotions Simplified! (10 minutes)

The Art of Empathy introduction (2 minutes)

The Magic of Weasel Words! (8 minutes)

Are You Positive about Emotions? (4 minutes)

Embracing Your Emotions (1 minute)