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6 Week Support Group

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Support Group: Inner freedom: 6 sessions in 6 weeks

Receive continuous support on your journey to find relief from life’s stresses and worries, and begin a process of positive change for yourself. In this closed support group, we practice the EFT tapping technique, grounding and breath exercises, self-compassion and mindfulness as we share our experiences within the confidential group space. Each group accommodates maximum 6 people and runs once a week for 6 weeks.

EFT is a proven technique that gently and effectively releases emotional pain, limiting beliefs and negative thoughts. A combination of acupressure points and talk therapy, EFT often helps more immediately than traditional talk therapy alone. Our stresses and worries can unconsciously block us from living a fulfilling life, resulting in emotional and physical symptoms like anxiety, aggression, addiction, low moods, lack of confidence, lack of direction and chronic pain. EFT is simple to use and you can help yourself by using the technique on your own, or with a friend, between sessions.

Working in groups can be a powerful way to access change within you. It can often bring new perspectives to help you see your situation a new light, bringing new solutions as you build connection with the other group members.

This support group is an opportunity to receive continuous support through creating positive change for yourself. The same as individual sessions, this closed group is also completely confidential.

A cost effective option compared to individual sessions.

Group EFT workshops

Mondays 10:30am – 12pm @ The Body Group
Cost 330/session (1,980 for 6 weeks)
Sessions starting in April 2019: April 29 / May 6, 20, 27 / June 3, 10
Sessions starting in August 2019: Aug 19, 26 / Sep 2, 9, 16, 23

Please call The Body Group directly on 2167 7305 to book your space.

Testimonial from a past participant:
“I am so glad I joined the EFT 6 weeks support group. After finishing the EFT training some time ago, I did not always practice regularly and that was exactly the confidence booster I needed to reimplement EFT in my life. Falguni did a great job at leading the group, involving everyone, always supporting us and making us feel comfortable. I feel I could work safely on an issue and arrived to a resolve point. I realised how beneficial it is to be working in a group. I am very happy I took that time for myself, magic always happens in EFT and I could not have wished for a better facilitator. Thank you again!” – M.R.

EFT tapping Support Groups

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EFT tapping group for your community

Are you part of a community that struggles with the same difficulties?
Do you find that simply talking about those problems doesn’t bring permanent solutions or the relief that you seek?

Working in groups can be a powerful way to access change within you. It can often bring new perspectives to help you see your situation a new light, resulting in new solutions. Furthermore, working in groups can ease a sense of isolation as it can build connection with the other members. The same as individual sessions, group sessions and workshops are also completely confidential. Attending a group session is also a cost effective way of accessing support for yourself.

If you would like to host an EFT Workshop in your community: for your parents’ group, divorced singles group, new mothers’ group, coping with serious illness, trauma recovery group, LGBT support group, grieving and loss support, or any other kind of community, I’d be happy to run an EFT Support Group to fit the specific needs of your group or community.

EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) is a powerful yet simple and effective way to get to the roots of stresses we carry, reducing or eliminating negative feelings, so we can be empowered to move forward.

CONTACT ME for details and more information.

Group EFT workshops

EFT WORKSHOPS:
Working with EFT in a group can be healing and powerful. Expect transformative outcomes.
If you have a group that is interested, please CONTACT ME directly for more details.

 

Yoga classes

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Yoga classes

Private yoga classes with Falguni

Private yoga classes
Alignment based, beginner and intermediate levels.
Private yoga classes for up to two students.

Working individually with you provides the opportunity to support your specific needs and goals. Consistent yoga practice can help release tight hamstrings, rounded shoulders, an aching lower back or a stiff neck.

Do you go to the gym, or run, or play a sport? Yoga can help to stretch and align your body to complement your regular physical activities (a yoga practice will, in fact, enhance your physical performance). Practicing yoga brings more awareness to sensation, action and movement, enhancing connection, strength and flexibility.

I will lead you through a suitably paced practice to enable a fuller exploration of each pose, while releasing any tension held in the muscles and connective tissue of the body.

The class will include physical poses to enhance flexibility, strength and balance, breathing exercises to cleanse, detox and let go of stress, and some mindfulness meditation to access focus and calm. Instructed with props and options to support your individual practice.

Venue: The Body Group
14th Floor, Prosperous Building, 48-52 Des Voeux Road, Central, HK [directions ]

To book your space: call 2167 7305 or e-mail.


“Yoga allows you to find a new kind of freedom that you may not have known even existed.” ― B.K.S. Iyengar, Light on Life


Yoga class at The Body Group
About me teaching yoga:
An avid practitioner of yoga, I love to share my experience and knowledge with others. I see yoga as a way to connect inwards and relate to ourselves in a world that is constantly asking us to look to the external.

Yoga, for me, is a simple and effective way to release stress and tension stored in the body. Not just the physical, but also the mental patterns and emotional experiences we tend to store. These are the negative experiences we don’t or can’t process, which get pushed into the unconscious and can, over time, manifest physically.

Working with emotional and mental health as a counsellor, and with physical symptoms as a META-Health coach, I see in clients as well as in my own body, how this connection between mind and body is very real. Age old wisdom and philosophy has talked about it for thousands of years, and science is now proving it.

Having developed a consistent yoga practice since 2004, yoga has been my anchor, my release, my journey, my home away from home. I feel blessed to share my experience and welcome you to my classes.

Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT200) with Yoga Alliance
Registered yoga teacher (RYT®) with Yoga Alliance.


AUM. I dedicate my path of yoga to my mother, my first yoga teacher and inspiration. Thank you mum, for your love and teachings.

Release Stress & Calm Your Anxiety with EFT

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Release Stress – Feel Empowered with EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques)

Release Stress & Calm Anxiety

Tuesday 25th August 2015
Time : 7.00pm – 8.30pm
Venue : Alive Wellness, Central, HK

Call 6444 0952 or email to reserve your space
Cost : $300


Back from the holidays and feeling the stressors of daily life?
Need to feel empowered and more in control of your days?


What would it mean to you, to have a technique that helps you to cope effectively with the stresses that life invariably brings?
EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques) is a safe and gentle, yet extremely powerful, energy psychology technique. Also known as ’tapping’, it effectively releases negative feelings, resulting in enhanced emotional and physical well-being.

You will learn how to identify, manage as well as release those feelings of stress & anxiety – so you can think and act from a place of clarity, calm, confidence and focus.

Calm, clarity and focus are essential to be able to deal with life, our emotions and behaviours.

Calm, clarity and focus are essential to be able to deal with life, our emotions and behaviours.

What you will get from this workshop:
The basic EFT technique so you can start to use it on yourself right away
Techniques to access calm and clarity
Steps for correct breath and the effect on the body
Experiential exploration of how stress & anxiety manifest in your body and what to do about it
Each participant will have the option to explore specific issues. There will be time for practice so you will be able to use the techniques immediately and effectively in your daily life.
[ See more about EFT ]


phoneSign up for this workshop:
Call Call 6444 0952
E-mail falguni@mather.com
Or use the Online Contact Form

Venue: Alive Wellness, #602, Yu Yuet Lai Bldg, 43-55 Wyndham Street, Central HK


Workshop : EFT for Travelling without Jet Lag

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Workshop : Travel without Jet Lag

What would it mean to you to travel without the effects of jet lag?

Time Zones


Which time zone is your body in when you travel?


See how EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques), also known as tapping, can help to:
– Stay awake and alert in business meetings
– Be present with family and loved ones and enjoy every minute of your time with them
– Get full value from trainings/trade shows/business events when you travel for them
EFT, a simple yet highly effective modality, can help you to travel comfortably without jet lag at the other end.

We will also address flying anxiety if this is an issue for anyone.

Date & Time : TBC
Venue : TBC – Central, HK

For more information:
Call 6444 0952 or e-mail falguni@mather.com
Cost : $300/person

travel without jet lag


Learn how you can travel comfortably, without anxiety, and no jet lag at the other end!

Breath Work

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Breath Work

Breath awareness is an integral part of releasing stress and anxiety.

When we feel anxious, panicky, or even unconsciously stressed, we tend to take short breaths (called shallow breathing or chest breathing). As a result, our body doesn’t receive enough oxygen, which limits blood flow to important organs and creates tension in our muscles and joints.
This is a physiological reaction to perceived external danger, so when we continuously take shallow breaths we are actually sending signals to our body that we are under threat.

Anything from being stuck in a traffic jam or standing in a long queue, to feeling claustrophobic in a crowded space or even remembering a past traumatic event, can make us anxious and put us into stress mode. Our minds can perceive these situations as threatening/stressful and our body reacts to our thought patterns.

It is imperative to start becoming aware of when we are putting ourselves into stress mode, as these are usually subconscious reactions.

When we breathe full, deep breaths using the full capacity of our lungs, not only are we nourishing our cells with more oxygen, but we are sending calming signals to our body. In the same way that stressful thoughts in our subconscious mind can create negative changes in our physical body, initiating conscious changes (breathing) in our body can create a calmer state of mind.

Stressful thoughts = shallow breath & tightness in muscles
Deep, full breaths = calmer mind + calmer body

To explain the intrinsic connection between the body and mind, Dr. James Gordon, Director and Founder, Center for Mind-Body Medicine, says : “the brain and peripheral nervous system, the endocrine and immune systems, and indeed, all the organs of our body and all the emotional responses we have, share a common chemical language and are constantly communicating with one another.”

There are many breathing techniques and exercises that we can use to release stress from our body & mind. The first step, as always, is to be mindful, to become aware. Only then can we pause and step back before we can breathe our way to a sense of calm and to new perspectives.

“Correct and conscious breath is the first and most simple step toward releasing stress and anxiety.”

Shallow breatherHow would you like to learn to let go of stress and anxiety from your mind and body?

Get in touch with me for a consultation or to book a session:

By phone (852) 6444 0952
By e-mail falguni@freeingemotions.com
Use the Online Contact Form

Let your breath be your guide

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When we feel anxious, panicky, or even unconsciously stressed, we tend to take short breaths (called shallow breathing or chest breathing). As a result, our body doesn’t receive enough oxygen, which limits blood flow to important organs and creates tension in our muscles and joints.
This is a physiological reaction to perceived external danger, so when we continuously take shallow breaths we are actually sending signals to our body that we are under threat.

Anything from being stuck in a traffic jam or standing in a long queue, to feeling claustrophobic in a crowded space or even remembering a past traumatic event, can make us anxious and put us into stress mode. Our minds can perceive these situations as threatening/stressful and our body reacts to our thought patterns.

It is imperative to start becoming aware of when we are putting ourselves into stress mode, as these are usually subconscious reactions.

When we breathe full, deep breaths using the full capacity of our lungs, not only are we nourishing our cells with more oxygen, but we are sending calming signals to our body.

In the same way that stressful thoughts in our subconscious mind can create negative changes in our physical body, initiating conscious changes (breathing) in our body can create a calmer state of mind.

  • Stressful thoughts = shallow breath & tightness in muscles
  • Deep, full breaths = calmer mind + calmer body

Harvard cardiologist Herbert Benson, MD, identified the flip side of the stress response, which he called the “relaxation response.” Benson demonstrated that meditation, yoga, and other relaxation techniques can bring about physiological changes including a lower heart rate, lower breathing rate, and decreased muscle tension along with positive changes in brain waves. Mind-body techniques that elicit this relaxation response have been successful in treating many stress-related disorders.

Correct and conscious breath is the first and most simple step toward releasing stress and anxiety.


Try this exercise:
To find out how you are breathing, place one hand on your chest and the other on your abdomen. On every inhale, notice your chest rising. Notice your abdomen too – does it move?

  • If it doesn’t, then your breath is shallow.
  • If your abdomen moves in on an inhale, your breath is inverted (and still shallow).
  • If your chest as well as your abdomen rise when you breathe in, you are breathing good, relaxed breaths – well done!

If you find it difficult to breathe into your abdomen, try this:

  • Try to imagine that your abdomen is like a balloon
  • As you breathe in slowly, let the air fill up your abdomen as if you are filling a balloon with air, letting your abdomen rise before your chest
  • As you exhale, let your chest go in then your abdomen, as if deflating the balloon
  • Do this exercise 3 – 4 times and feel your body become calm.

There are many breathing techniques and exercises that we can use to release stress from our body & mind. The first step, as always, is to be mindful, to become aware. Only then can we pause and step back before we can breathe our way to a sense of calm and to new perspectives.

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