Over the course of 9-months you will unfold and birth the wild, glorious, untamed parts of who you are, uncovering the sometimes neglected aspects of you that hold great power and wisdom. You will discover new aspects and come back to yourself, defining that which you are devoted to and reclaiming aliveness and pleasure that is your birthright.
This group is an invitation for you to engage with yourself—with your living, feeling body as a portal to unlocking who you truly are.
This study group draws on Michaela’s work “The Wild Woman’s Way” as well as the teachings of her lineage. You will learn from her directly as she shares insights, teachings, gives transmission and assigns practices.
In this highly personalized format you have the opportunity to draw directly on her vast experience as a counselor and teacher as well as learn from her direct applications of the practices and her experience as a practitioner in the engagement with adversity, loss and success.
Each practice and session is designed as a portal – an entry point – into our vast and rich inner landscape which you can explore in between sessions.
In each meeting we will immerse into specifically themed embodied movement, sacred ritual and self-inquiry, integrating body, heart and mind to foster personal empowerment, deeper connection and understanding of who you are as a woman.
Through these practices you will gain the ability to cognitively translate this bodily learning into engagement with a partner, your career and your chosen community.
What you will receive as part of the Study Group:
Four 6 hour live online Zoom sessions:
Access to Online Portal:
Special Format due to Covid-19 Considerations:
Since we don’t know when in-person meetings will be possible again, we have planned this years course with online meetings. We intend to add in-person meetings in Amsterdam, Ojai and Melbourne when it is safe to do so.
Community & Connection
In addition to the immersive learning you will have the chance to connect with like-minded women from all across the globe, which will add richness and a depth of community. Through the online platform and a private, moderated Facebook group you will have the opportunity to ask us and each other questions, connect and share your journey through these nine months.
Enrollment in this program entitles you to a 50% discount on all events hosted by Michaela and Steve for a full year including 5-Day Immersion and Teacher Training (discount cannot be combined with other promotions or discounts).
Each Women’s Study Group is specifically designed to utilize the length of time between meetings to foster lasting learning and give ample time to integrate the practices on a somatic, emotional and cognitive level.
Each year’s group has a specific curriculum and each meeting builds and expands on previous learning. You can pace the intensity of your engagement by adjusting the duration and frequency of your practices.
In year 3 we will engage into an exploration with our internal masculine aspects as well as with our relationship to the masculine in the world around us. Year 3 offers an immersive, creative and deeply nourishing engagement via deity yoga and subtle body practice.
You are welcome to attend both streams or divide your time between them. We scheduled stream A to accommodate London, Amsterdam and Melbourne times, Stream B is scheduled to accommodate the US and Melbourne. We have already accounted for EU, US and Australia daylight savings time changes, which is why some of the times jump in Spring and Fall.
March 27 London | 9am to 3pm
March 27 Amsterdam | 10am to 4pm
March 27 Los Angeles | 2am to 8am
March 27 Melbourne | 8pm to 2am
March 27 Los Angeles | 1pm to 7pm
March 27 London | 8pm to 2am
March 27 Amsterdam | 9pm to 3am
March 28 Melbourne | 7am to 1pm
May 29 London | 9am to 3pm
May 29 Amsterdam | 10am to 4pm
May 29 Los Angeles | 1am to 7am
May 29 Melbourne | 6pm to 12am
May 29 Los Angeles | 1pm-7pm
May 29 London | 9pm to 3am
May 29 Amsterdam | 10pm to 4am
May 30 Melbourne | 6am to 12pm/Noon
Sept. 18 London | 9am to 3pm
Sept. 18 Amsterdam | 10am to 4pm
Sept. 18 Los Angeles | 1am to 7am
Sept. 18 Melbourne | 6pm to 12am
Sept. 18 Los Angeles | 1pm to 7pm
Sept. 18 London | 9pm to 3am
Sept. 18 Amsterdam | 10pm to 4am
Sept. 19 Melbourne | 6am to 12pm/Noon
Nov. 13 London | 9am to 3pm
Nov. 13 Amsterdam | 10am to 4pm
Nov. 13 Los Angeles | 1am to 7am
Nov. 13 Melbourne | 8pm to 2am
Nov. 13 Los Angeles | 1pm to 7pm
Nov. 13 London | 9pm to 3am
Nov. 13 Amsterdam | 10pm to 4am
Nov. 14 Melbourne | 8am to 2pm
Michaela is awesome! A great teacher of woman’s practice, taking us to new places in our bodies and hearts. She is artful in her instruction, sensitive with feeling into her students and discerning and intelligent with her responses. She is a master of her time, passing along ancient teaching with heart and wisdom.
The courses with Michaela and Steve are inspiring. The space they offer is transforming and rich in enquiry and possibilities to deepen one’s practice. Steve and Michaela are wonderful teachers bringing in each their way heartful and grounded wisdom through their presence and teachings.
Michaela and Steve have the knowledge and experience to provide what few teachers can – the opportunity to explore edges with the confidence that the experience will lead to deeper understanding and aliveness as opposed to confusion and self-doubt.
Michaela and Steve are gifted teachers-solid, grounded, endlessly knowledgeable and incredibly committed to the work and to their students. I had sought out this training primarily because I was interested in expanding my skills as a healing practitioner, but what I received as the result was so much more. The training was infused with depth, quality and soul.
I really appreciate that both facilitators have extensive practice, skill and experience merging the science of eastern and western philosophies. I also appreciate that Michaela is a living embodiment of her work and yet is also a business woman and wife. This adds a great degree of credibility to her as a teacher. Thank you for a wonderful weekend.
Michaela Boehm teaches and counsels internationally as an expert in intimacy and relationships. Born and raised in Austria, Michaela combines her training in psychology and extensive clinical counseling experience with her in-depth training in the yogic arts. A gifted speaker and counselor, her unique body of work centers on the intersection of intimacy and embodiment. Known for her work with high-performing individuals, her ongoing private clients include Oscar-winning actors, multiple Grammy-winning musicians, producers, and business pioneers. Michaela is the author of “The Wild Woman’s Way” and the founder of The Non-Linear Movement Method®, a powerful somatic release modality. Her work has recently been featured in Gwyneth Paltrow’s Netflix Show “Sex, Love & goop” and Will Smith’s bestselling memoir ‘Will’. She lives on an organic farm in California where she rescues and rehabilitates animals.Read more
Steve James travels internationally teaching somatic practices and meditation, as well as leading explorations in contemplative, mystic, and relational realms.
In addition to private client work and public workshops, Steve is the host of the Guru Viking Podcast and has released a DVD series of his movement approach called the Movement Koan® Method, a fusion of joint-nourishing movement and body-based mindfulness.
Steve’s unique range of experiences and understanding of human behavior, high performance, spirituality, and interpersonal relationships is highly sought after by leading figures at the highest levels of the arts, entertainment, and business.
In his private client practice he specializes in the unique interpersonal and strategic challenges faced by very successful and highly visible individuals. Ongoing clients include Oscar-winning actors, multi Grammy winning musicians, CEO’s, and multi-billion dollar fund managers.Read more
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