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4 Apr

6 Kinds of Relationships We All Need

2018-05-22T15:38:23+00:00April 4th, 2017|Articles by Stephen|

By Stephen Cope ~ In the aftermath of World War II, a brilliant student of Sigmund Freud made significant advances in the understanding of human development—advances which at the time appeared so radical that they would finally cause him to split with Freud, the master. Dr. Heinz Kohut (1913 – 1981) was an Austrian-born psychoanalyst who rose to prominence as the head of the prestigious [...]

9 Jan

Soul Friends

2018-05-24T16:01:26+00:00January 9th, 2017|Articles by Stephen|

By Stephen Cope - Published by Kripalu ~ Here’s a challenge for you: Could you easily name the dozen people with whom you have most deeply connected in this lifetime? Most likely you could. If asked, I think that most of us could quickly come up with a fairly accurate list of the ten or twelve or fifteen people who have who have touched us [...]

30 Sep

The Gift: Living a Life of Purpose and Meaning

2018-05-22T14:58:33+00:00September 30th, 2012|Articles by Stephen|

By Stephen Cope ~ Psychotherapist and yoga teacher Stephen Cope’s new book The Great Work of Your Life challenges us to find our true purpose in life, which he believes all of us can achieve. Here, he gives a taste of the struggle and payoff that comes with seeking to find and cultivate our unique gift. Here is a question I’d like you to ponder: Do you [...]

19 Sep

The Great Work of Your Life: A Guide for the Journey of Your True Calling

2018-05-24T16:01:26+00:00September 19th, 2012|Articles by Stephen|

By Stephen Cope - Published by Kripalu ~ I see my own concerns about fulfillment played out nearly every day of my professional life. I work at one of the biggest holistic retreat centers in America—Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health. We see more than 35,000 people a year here in our sprawling, former-Jesuit monastery perched high up in the Berkshire Hills of Western Massachusetts. [...]

27 Apr

The Wisdom of Yoga: The Spirit of the Strivers

2018-05-24T16:01:26+00:00April 27th, 2006|Articles by Stephen|

By Stephen Cope - Published by Kripalu ~ In his book, The Wisdom of Yoga: A Seeker’s Guide to Extraordinary Wisdom, Stephen Cope investigates the wisdom tradition of yoga from the point of view of six contemporary characters—modern yogis struggling with issues of love, work, addictions, careers, and unfulfilled longings of many varieties. Weaving together narrative story and expository teachings, the book brings alive the rich, and [...]

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