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Huna Healing & Empowerment Part 1

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Aloha, Psychology Today published a blog I wrote on what it means to be empowered. The word “empowerment” gets tossed around a lot these days in the personal growth and development field. But many people use that word without knowing what it means. And if you don’t know what empowerment means to you, you won’t […]

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Hula Dance by Kumu Etua Lopes and Uncle George Na’ope

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Aloha, Here is a video of my Kumu Etua and Uncle George. Thank you for helping me on my path!! Mahalo, Matt

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The Black Bag – Part 3

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Beginning cleansing The ho‘oku‘u process is a guided process that has helped hundreds and thousands of people. Once I teach people, I always say they now know, and have a responsibility to practice it anytime something comes up. At level 2 of our Huna workshop, we initiate haumana (students) with awaiku (good spirits) to help […]

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Why Teach NLP Instead of… Anything Else

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Aloha, A question that comes up with a lot of students is, “Why teach NLP?” Many trainings, seminars and therapies will teach you the steps on how to become wealthy, successful or happy… but they’re missing something. NLP fills in the missing gap. Watch the video to learn how. If you’re a student, you’ll learn […]

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The Black Bag – Part 2

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Black Bags in the Body With modern technology, these black bags can now be measured. In the book Foundation Theory, Dr. Paul Goodwin explains how these black bags can be measured along neuro pathways. He describes how, by using electrical impulses along neural pathways, these repressed emotions show up as blockages along the pathways. This […]

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How to Choose the Right NLP Training Company

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Aloha, A good question to consider before signing up for ANY NLP training course is, “How do I choose the right NLP training company? How do I know who to trust?” Well… obviously I’m going to say that you should learn NLP with us. :-) This video suggests the criteria you should always look for […]

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The Black Bag – Part 1

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We are here at the 45th Huna workshop, and I wanted to share something from my Huna book: Papa Bray taught a beautiful metaphor for one aspect of maintaining a healthy mind-body connection. When individuals had an experience but didn’t have the tools to deal with it in the moment, or if they didn’t know […]

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Where is Your J-Curve?

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We live in a world where we want things NOW! Not in a year, not in a week, not even tomorrow. I want my money now and I want my health and fitness now!! I used to be 85 pounds heavier than I am today. I had let go of some of my mental and […]

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Does NLP Create Long-Lasting Change?

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Aloha, A lot of people have asked me, “Does NLP stick? Does NLP create long-lasting change?” In the early days of NLP, people noticed dramatic changes instantaneously. For instance, take a look at Mapping Across (aka Like to Dislike). Mapping Across is a process that helps people to shift their ideas about something minor. It’s […]

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Think Outside The Box: What is the Law of Requisite Variety?

Law of Requisite Variety

You want to know one of my biggest pet peeves? When someone relatively new to NLP uses one concept to attempt to get others to do something they don’t want to do. Key word “attempt.” (Please keep in mind that my first NLP training was in 1982, so after having been in this field for […]