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Pre-requisites

Series One workshops introduce the method of growth taught in the PRH School for Adult Development. The “Who Am I?” workshop is a prerequisite for the workshops in Series Two and Three.

Workshops in Series Two focus on important themes for progressive self-discovery, growth of the being, and development of skill in PRH Analysis, Discernment and Helping Relationship. Discuss with a PRH Educator a workshop, or sequence of workshops, that would best meet your current needs.

Series Three workshops present additional themes for deepening self-discovery and mastering PRH Analysis, Discernment and Helping Relationship. The workshops in this series assume participants are developing a mature use of these tools and are integrating the PRH Explanatory system into their lives. Confer with a PRH Educator about which workshop would be most relevant for you.

» Personal Growth: Accelerating My Growth

Explore effective means and attitudes for personal development.

Workshop Description: Participants cultivate practical skills and attitudes helpful in making the most of their potential. They learn how to plan and manage their lives for optimum growth and healing. (This workshop is an introduction to an annual personal growth inventory.)

Pre-requisites:
One or more… Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And… Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

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» Personal Growth: Becoming More True to Myself in My Daily Life (Creative Expression)

“Exploring personal direction using creative expression”

Workshop Description: In this workshop participants clarify the meaning they experience in their daily life. They explore aspects of their life that lack meaning and that limit personal development and satisfaction. Participants search for new possibilities so that their actions, decisions, and relationships are more coherent with the personal meaning of their life.

Pre-requisites: None

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» Personal Growth: Being Fully Authentic

Progress in living the truth of one’s being.

Workshop Description: In the “Who Am I?” workshop participants discovered the heart of self, their being, and developed skill in self–analysis. In this workshop they continue to discover how they are authentic in self-expression, activities, choices and relationships. They also explore difficulties in living the truth of their being and how to supportt themselves in facing these challenges.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

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» Personal Growth: Discovering the Traits of My Identity

What is essential in the personality

Workshop Description: This workshop aims at helping you: become aware of your self-image, discover the core of your identity, and gain a better grasp of how to progress, in order to give importance to what is most essential in you.

Pre-requisites: None

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» Personal Growth: Freeing Life in Me (Creative Expression)

Explore inner life and its obstacles using creative expression

Workshop Description: Participants explore their positive qualities through line, color and form. Art experience is not necessary. Using creative expression as a method of self-discovery, participants recognize what enhances or inhibits their growth and especially their expression of being.

Pre-requisites: None

Former title: Life Within Me and Its Obstacles

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» Personal Growth: Growing in Personal Solidity

The important realities of the person

Workshop Description: This workshop aims at helping you: briefly explore your human and material environment as it relates to your growth, discover the important realities that make up the person, and how these realities are situated within you, in order to better grasp how to progress and become who you are.

Pre-requisites: None
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» Personal Growth: Listening to Life Sitrring in My Being

Foster the emergence of the being

Workshop Description: Using their PRH Analysis skills, participants illuminate what is stirring in their being each day. Growth of the being is accelerated by focused attention on personal identity, essential activities, and deep bonds. The emergence of the being is nutured as participants share their in-depth life in a group environment of receptive listening.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: PRH Growth Group

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» Personal Growth: Leading My Life

Observe and adjust patterns of daily living

Workshop Description: Participants explore their functioning at each of the pivotal centers (Being, “I”, Sensibility, Body and Deep Conscience) introduced in the “Who Am I?” workshop. They increase self-awareness and identify means to support the development of their being. They identify their life goals and create steps to attain them.

Pre-requisites:
Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former Title: Leading My Life

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» Personal Growth: Making Good Decisions

Learn the PRH method for decision-making

Workshop Description: Participants are guided to discover their in-depth conscience, an essential component of good decision-making. By learning to analyze their current challenges, participants are better able to make and verify decisions that will contribute to the development of their being.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: Making Decisions According to My Deep Conscience

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» Personal Growth: My Body and My Growth as a Person

Exploring My Body’s Role in Personal Wholeness

Workshop Description: Participants look at their relationship with their body and their body’s connection to their personal growth. By examining their relationship with their body in terms of body image, the imprint of past experiences, the body’s needs and language, sexuality, ways of making decisions, and energy reserves, participants discover new paths for becoming a more unified person.

Pre-requisites: None

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» Personal Growth: My Quality of Life and My Body (Part 1)

Make decisions that promote unity between body and being

Workshop Description: Participants consider the harmony of body and being while also uncovering areas of disharmony. They explore their daily patterns of nutrition, sleep, rest, exercise, activities, illness and sexuality, and consider the influence of environment, aging and death.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: Myself and My Body (Part 1 and Part 2)

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» Personal Growth: My Quality of Life and My Body (Part 2)

Make decisions that promote unity between body and being

Workshop Description: Participants consider the harmony of body and being while also uncovering areas of disharmony. They explore their daily patterns of nutrition, sleep, rest, exercise, activities, illness and sexuality, and consider the influence of environment, aging and death.

Pre-requisites: My Quality of Life and My Body (Part 1)

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: Myself and My Body (Part 1 and Part 2)

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» Personal Growth: Overcoming Obstacles to My Growth

Progress in growth and healing to foster inner harmony

Workshop Description: Persons who have been consistently working on their growth and development of being will reflect on their progress. They will identify obstacles they face and means to overcome them.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And— Exploring My Inner World
And— Accelerating My Growth or completion of an Annual Growth Inventory (FPM)
And— Loving and Being Loved or Exploring My Childhood Past

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

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» Personal Growth: Relating to Money and Posessions

Workshop Description: Participants become clearer about their way of relating to money and possessions. They come to understand themselves better and identify their next steps for growth, healing, and restoration of order, so that they can consume according to who they really are. Self-observation of personal, relational, and social levels is enhanced by differentiating among current, realistic needs and deficiency needs. Participants identify their paths toward greater freedom.

Pre-requisites:
One or more PRH workshops, Recommended — Making Good Decisions

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

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» Personal Growth: Reviving “Who Am I?”

Following the “Who Am I?”, “Discovering the Traits of My Identity”, and/or “Growing in Personal Solidity” workshops, participants are guided to assess their progress and to renew a connection to their positive core. Participants explore how their relationship with self and others has changed since taking the workshop(s), and they identify their next steps to continue growing.

Pre-requisites:
Who Am I?

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» Personal Growth: What is Most Essential in My Life?

Establish priorities and make commitments in essential activies and work

Workshop Description: Participants sort out what is and is not life-giving in their activities, and decide where they want to focus their time, energy and creativity. They review their past and present activities to clarify their life’s direction.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
Preferably also — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World

Former title: My Essential Course of Action

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» Personal Growth: What is the Meaning of My Life?

Orient one’s life according to one’s true potential

Workshop Description: By reflecting on their life history, those taking this workshop come to recognize patterns in the events of their lives. They examine their essential qualities of being and how they have been expressed over time. Participants come to a deep comprehension of the meaning and direction of their lives.

Pre-requisites: None

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» Personal Growth: Who Am I?

Discover how to nurture the potential for growth in the person.

Workshop Description: In this workshop, the focus is on one’s being, the positive center of the person. The being, self-image, intellect, feelings, body and deep conscience are explored to increase self awareness. Participants observe their environments and relationships to confirm what is life-giving for them. Concrete steps are offered to support on-going personal development and authentic self-expression.

Pre-requisites: None
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» Emotional Growth: Clarifying My Relationships

Observe various types of relationships and how to live them well

Workshop Description: Participants focus on their relationships with those they love. They review and clarify their relationships in order to grow in their capacity to give and receive love.

Pre-requisites:
Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: My Interpersonal Relationships

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» Emotional Growth: Committing Myself to Inner Healing

Use effective PRH tools for healing

Workshop Description: Participants release more of their dynamic life force. They learn how to progess and manage their personal healing journey by using effective step by step tools for healing.

Pre-requisites:
Participation in the Personal Methodical Growth (FPM) Program

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: Taking Charge of My Healing

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» Emotional Growth: Exploring My Childhood Past (Creative Expression)

Integrate one’s history using creative expression

Workshop Description: By using art materials, participants reconnect with their childhood. Happy, as well as painful childhood memories are explored. This is a healing and growth-producing exploration. Art experience is not necessary.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

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» Emotional Growth: :Exploring My Present Relationships (Creative Expression)

Understand personal experiences in current relationships using creative expression

Workshop Description: Participants use creative expression to explore their relational life and discover important aspects of their growth. They express sensations stirred by current relationships in line, form and color. Art experience is not necessary.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World
Freeing Life in Me or other creative expression workshop is also recommended.

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: My Relational Life Today

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» Emotional Growth: Loving and Being Loved

Discover how to grow in giving and receiving love

*Workshop Description:*Identifying unmet needs of the past, participants begin to heal from experiences of not feeling loved. They discover the basic need to love, be loved, and grow in their capacity to love themselves and others.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World
Or instructor permission

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: My Affective Life

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» Couples and Education: Deepening Our Bond as a Couple

Commitment to a growth journey as a couple

Workshop Description: The focus in this workshop is on individual growth, common commitments, growth in unity, and sexuality. Couples explore their intimate life together and strengthen their bond.

Pre-requisites: None

Former title: Being A Couple

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» Couples and Education: Getting to Know My Children Better

Workshop Description: Parents who wish to better understand their children’s inner world are empowered to learn by examining their own experience of their unique children in this entry-level PRH Education course. Parents of pre-school or school-age children learn to listen to and observe their children more acutely in order to know them in depth; they explore how to help their children understand themselves; and they find steps for overcoming obstacles and difficulties in this area.

Pre-requisite: None

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» Couples and Education: Growing as a Couple

Build a foundation for a loving and lasting relationship

Workshop Description: Couples learn to listen to each other from their hearts and to share more of themselves. They reflect on what they experience in their relationship in order to clarify the bond that draws them together. They also grow in awareness of the behaviors that block their growth as a couple.

Pre-requisites: None

Former title: Becoming A Couple

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» Couples and Education: Helping My Children Become Themselves

Discover what is needed for the development of a child’s unique personality

Workshop Description: Parents explore ideas and patterns that influence their relationships with their children of all ages. Needs and aspirations of the child are examined, including the need to be loved and guided, and to be a child in a secure environment. Parents identify their next steps in supporting their child’s development.

Pre-requisites: None

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» Couples and Education: Living in Unity as a Couple

Deepen unity and identify obstacles in the relationship

Workshop Description: Couples discover the unique quality and purpose of their bond, while exploring ways to build their unity. They look at their everyday life and how they experience their relationship intellectually, emotionally, physically and spiritually.

Pre-requisites: Deepening our Bond as a Couple

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: Living as a Couple

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» Couples and Education: Mutual Help as a Couple

Use PRH Helping Relationship as a couple

Workshop Description: Couples learn to help each other grow and face difficult issues using the tools of written analysis, in-depth sharing, and listening. They practice a step-by-step method for exploringand sharing personal issues.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And— Growing as a Couple or Deepening Our Bond as a Couple

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: The PRH Helping Relationship in the Couple

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» Experience of Transcendence: Exploring the Transcendent Dimensions of My Life

Discover how transcendent experiences influence growth in the person

Workshop Description: Exploring their unique experience of Transcendency, participants become aware of how this reality impacts the growth of their being. Participants learn to identify and describe their personal experience of “More Than Me” and become aware of their journey and relationship to Transcendency.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: A Person’s Growth and the Experience of Transcendency

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» Experience of Transcendence: Seeking God

Explore inner experiences of God

Workshop Description: By exploring the history of their search for God, participants discover means to create an optimum environment for spiritual growth. They define their relationship with God and cultivate attitudes for deepening it.

Pre-requisites: None

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» Experiencing Transcendence: Way to The Being, Way to God (Creative Expression)

Advance your quest for God using creative expression

Workshop Description: Using line, form and color, participants explore deep aspirations for relationship to God that are experienced at the being level. Participants discover how and where God is revealed to them in daily life. Art experience is not necessary.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Listening to the Messages from My Body or Exploring My Inner World
And — Exploring the Transcendent Dimension of My Life
Freeing Life in Me or another creative expression workshop is also recommended

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

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» Group Life and Work Life: Finding Fulfillment in My Work

Explore experiences at work and factors influencing personal satisfaction

Workshop Description: By examining their role in the workplace, participants discover how they can most effectively use their abilities and talents. Issues explored include commitment, learning how to handle conflict and tension, and humanizing the work environment.

Pre-requisites: None

Former title: My Life in the Work Place

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» Group Life and Work Life: Finding My Place in Groups

Explore the influence of group phenomena on personal growth

Workshop Description: Participants explore aspirations, needs, values, power, tension and conflict in group experience. They learn how to live effectively in their groups while considering the value of groups for the enrichment of society.

Pre-requisites: None

Former title: My Life in Groups

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» Group LIfe and Work LIfe: Management and Human Relationship

Foster the best possilbe work environment for employees

Workshop Description: This workshop is for persons in management and personnel positions. The participants foster success in their business by learning how to support employees as indivudals with potentials for growth. The growth and development of employees contributes to the participants’ success in their areas of responsibility.

Pre-requisite: None

Former title: My Human Responsibilites in Management

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» Training in PRH Analysis: Exploring My Inner World

Develop skills in PRH self-analysis

Workshop Description: Participants learn how to identify and explore their sensations (feelings with a body resonance) using the written method of PRH Analysis. The workshop provides step-by step practice in this skill for on-going self-discovery and development of the being.

Pre-requisites:
Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: Training in PRH Analysis

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» Training in PRH Analysis: Listening to the Messages from My Body

Learning to identify sensations and explore their meaning

Workshop Description: Through simple relaxation and movement exercises, participants grow in awareness of their body and its messages. They learn to describe feelings and follow them in writing to uncover the truth in their experience. This workshop is also a step by step introduction to the PRH Analysis method.

Pre-requisites: None

Former title: Approach to Self Through the Body

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» Training In PRH Analysis: Understanding Myself InDepth

Refine skills of PRH self-analysis

Workshop Description: This workshop is for persons who use PRH Analysis regularly. They are familiar with their interior world and want to master this tool for growth and developmemt of the being.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I? or Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Exploring My Inner World
And — Practice with PRH Analysis— independently or in Growth Groups or in other PRH workshops

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: Further Training in PRH Analysis

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» Training In Helping Relationship: Learning How to Help Using the PRH Helping Relationship Method

Introduction to the PRH Helping Relationship Method as Helper

Workshop Description: After completing the workshop, Learning How to Receive Help with the PRH Helping Relationship Method, participants who wish to help others using this method are introduced to the fundamental attitudes for helping and its various forms. They practice helping and being helped with real problems. The knowledge, tools, and experience gained lead to confidence in the use of this method.

Pre-requisites:
One or more — Who Am I?, Discovering the Core of My Identity, or Growing in Personal Solidity
And — Learning How to Receive Help with the PRH Helping Relationship

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

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» Training in Helping Relationship: Learning To Receive Help w/ the PRH Helping Relationship Method

Introduction to the PRH Helping Relationship Method as Client

Workshop Description: Participants taking this workshop learn the components of the specialized PRH Helping Relationship. They practice preparing to receive help with real problems, learn the phases within the helping relationship interview, and practice important fundamental attitudes. The knowledge, tools, and experience gained as client in PRH Helping Relationship interviews lead to accelerated growth and greater autonomy.

Pre-requisites:
Who Am I?, Discovering the Core of My Identity or Growing in Personal Solidity

Contact your local PRH Educator to find out more about prerequisites.

Former title: Introduction to the PRH Helping Relationship

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