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8 th November, 2014

African Safari (Part I) by Steven Leeds

By | 2017-04-27T05:24:24+00:00 November, 2014|Articles|0 Comments

  "On Not Being Charged" Last year my partner Rachel Hott and I went on Safari. No, we were not browsing the internet. We were walking through the bush amongst the big cats, elephants, giraffe, buffalo and gazelles in the Masai Steppe, a grassland plain in northeastern Tanzania that covers approximately 15,000 square miles, slightly [...]

5 th October, 2014

Coaching via Video Conferencing by Rachel Hott, PhD

By | 2017-04-27T05:24:24+00:00 October, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

I was recently asked to be in a research study about the use of technology, in particular, using video conferencing when coaching. This invitation has got me thinking about my experience of the past three years using Skype and FaceTime with clients. Video conferencing (VC) has become a common way for coaches and clients to [...]

13 th September, 2014

Finding A Safe Place by Rachel Hott

By | 2017-04-27T05:24:26+00:00 September, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Whenever I lead clients into trance, I ask them to find a “safe place." I will say something like, “This could be a place you have been to, wish you could go to, either imaginary or real. It could be from your childhood or in your current life.” Sometimes clients have said they don’t have [...]

16 th June, 2014

An Interview with Connirae Andreas by Rachel Hott

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I recently had the opportunity to do a Skype interview with Connirae Andreas, about her new work, called the Wholeness Process. We have known each other since the early 80's. I have always admired her intelligence and capability to teach NLP and develop innovative processes. She is specifically responsible for the Aligning Perceptual Position and [...]

11 th April, 2014

Radio Heads by Rachel Hott, PhD

By | 2017-04-27T05:24:26+00:00 April, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

In 1999 I interviewed for a job to acquire my clinical hours for my psychology requirements. As my potential boss interviewed me he asked, "Have you ever done radio?" I said, "No." "Would you like to do radio?" "Sure," I said. I got the job as a psychotherapist and I became a radio co-host for [...]

10 th February, 2014

Creating Your Future by Rachel Hott, PhD

By | 2017-04-27T05:24:26+00:00 February, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Creating Your Future In many psychotherapy and coaching practices the client is taught to visualize what they want to see happen in the future. In the NLP model we call that future pacing. You may have heard of it as guided visualization, mental rehearsal or even post-hypnotic suggestions. At the NLP Center we teach our [...]

15 th August, 2013

Are You Considering Taking an NLP Training?

By | 2017-04-27T05:24:26+00:00 August, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Since 1986 both Steven Leeds and Rachel Hott have been leading Practitioner and Master Practitioner courses. We recently were asked questions about our training. Here are two that we thought we would share with our community. How is NLP different than other disciplines? There are several presuppositions in NLP to support understanding and respect of [...]

8 th July, 2013

I Am Moved By Our Students’ and Clients’ Courage To Learn and Grow

By | 2017-04-27T05:24:26+00:00 July, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

I was the trainer for our recent Core Transformation weekend workshop. There were 12 participants attending, several of them had never attended a workshop before. Not just new to the NLP experience but new to the workshop process. Attending a workshop where you work on your issues requires courage and willingness to participate. I was [...]

18 th June, 2013

Pushed Out of My Comfort Zone by Rachel Hott, PhD

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Pushed Out of My Comfort Zone by Rachel Hott, PhD I was practicing regularly at my Bikram Yoga Union Square studio (read How I almost Became A Yoga Teacher in a previous blog) and found the routine to be perfect. I was clearly in a routine, saw clients or taught an NLP class, went to [...]