Couples in Threshold
October 13 @ 1:00 pm - October 16 @ 4:00 pm£495.00 – £795.00
Four day residential intensive at EarthHeart
Beautiful, radical, deep & transformational work for couples who are at a threshold, want to heal & take the relationship to the next level.
If you are answering yes to any of these questions below we can help:
~ Do you feel the potential in your relationship to go to the next level but not sure how ?
~ Would you like to see what is possible between you that is as yet unknown ?
~ Are you going round and round in the same conflicts and arguments ?
~ Are you longing for things to work and up for trying something new ?
~ Do you feel keen for change ?
~ Have you tried therapy but it didn’t transform anything ?
~ Are you maybe on the edge of splitting up or feeling at a loss ?
This is not therapy
We have over 30 years combined experience working with couples and the context of all the work we do is rooted in our interconnectedness with the web of life. Humans are elemental nature beings and our feelings and experiences of being human need to be contextualised within a wider understanding of our ancestral deep time conditioning. A lot of what we get stuck in with relating is due to the systemic generational patterning that we get taught down the lineage and through cultural conditioning. This is why working in the context of others in collective trauma and patterning decelerates our healing.
We are here to help. Our work goes much deeper than therapy. It is a radical approach to transforming even the most stuck and seemingly hopeless places you find yourselves in.
We specialise in working with couples who are in crisis. This retreat is for couples who really want to make the relationship work, couples who are willing to work deeply with us and explore if and how their relationship can be mended.
We are fully aware of how vulnerable, scared and hopeless you might be feeling. Along with possible anger, grief and despair. This work will be deep, raw and challenging and we will hold you in it from a loving, compassionate and caring place.
In order to be able to do this kind of radical work there needs to be enough time to build trust, as well as space to allow the process to work. If you are serious about doing what it takes then we will walk with you through the threshold and hold you with our care, our wisdom, our committed attention and our time.
How it works
Each retreat is limited to only 5 couples so that there is time to be able to give each couple the time and focus needed. These retreats are suitable for couples who are serious about doing what it takes to heal the relationship.
“Thank you so much for the Thresholds, I can’t really find the words because its implications are so significant for our relationship and our lives together…. a really transformational chapter”
Paul and Harriet
In this short video we guide a couple through a repeated conflict they experience and bring them back to connection. This is one of many methods we use when we work with you as a couple.
Our Values and How we support you
We do not hold to a specific type or style of relationship. We honour what you have chosen as a couple and support you to make that thrive. And if the type of relationship you want has changed, we will explore that too with you and find new ways to create what you want together, so that both of you feel empowered in your choices.
We do not aspire to any particular expressions of sexuality, we welcome all aspects of expression and celebrate your unique and individual way of expressing your sexual being. Our guiding principle is this:
‘As long as it is truly consenting, held with a loving heart and mutual respect then let’s explore!’
Dates and Practicals:
We offer this retreat 3 times per year. The next date is below. The retreat is a 4 day fully residential immersion and you are required to be here for the entire duration.
They begin at 2pm on the first day and end by 4pm on the last day.
The EarthHeart centre, Forest of Dean UK.
PRICES ARE PER PERSON
£795 – Private Lakeside log cabin with own kitchen and bathroom
£795 – Hobbit hotel (in house) with own kitchen and en-suite bathroom
£695 – Private room in the house with shared bathroom and kitchen
£495 – Camping in tent or campervan with shared use of field kitchen and campsite bathroom
Staying with us
All your accommodation, suppers, teas and hot drinks throughout are included in the total cost. Breakfast and lunch are self catering and you will each have use of a fully fitted kitchen with cooker and fridge to prepare and eat whatever you like to eat for those meals.
The main meals we provide are all vegan, wheat free, and organic when we can. You are welcome to bring dairy or meats extras with you if you wish to add to your plate.
Our meeting space is in our beautiful barn conversion which is semi outdoors with a woodburner, cosy chairs and sheepskins for warmth and protection from the weather. All protocol is followed to be covid safe and if you wish to be totally socially distanced that’s not a problem and will not in any way lessen the support you receive. Here at EarthHeart we have all the infrastructure in place that facilitates each couples doing what they need to safe and relaxed in regards to covid 19.
Please read our cancellation and booking policy before booking your place so you are making an informed choice.
Got questions – not sure ?
This transformational intensive is for you if:
~ You are committed to your own inner work
~ You are ready to step out of the blame game and take responsibility
~ You are willing to be really honest with yourself and your partner
~ You are willing to be vulnerable and open
~ You are open to the possibility of letting go of resentments and hurts from the past
~ You are open to our reflections and guidance
~ You feel like you’ve tried other things but nothing has worked
This transformational intensive is NOT for you if:
~ You want to continue to blame your partner
~ You want to continue to blame yourself
~ You want your partner to change but not yourself
~ You want some quick techniques that stick a temporary plaster on things.
~ You are not interested in looking inwards at yourself and evolving consciously as a person
Join Jewels and Mark for a guided practice in speaking the language of the heart to your beloved.