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Episode 110: The systems view of life – a unifying vision (part 1)

Episode 110: The systems view of life – a unifying vision (part 1)

In this episode I have the privilege of connecting with Dr. Pier Luigi Luisi who is Professor Emeritus at ETH-Zürich, working in the field of chemistry and life sciences. He is also the co-author of a recent book called The Systems View of Life – A Unified Vision […]

Episode 109: The Noonday Demon – learning to live with depression

Episode 109: The Noonday Demon – learning to live with depression

In this episode I have the great privilege of connecting with Andrew Solomon from the US, who is an author and Professor in Clinical Psychology at Columbia University. The following interview is based on his book The Noonday Demon – An Atlas of Depression which was first published […]

Episode 108: Gaining by Sharing – en helhetlig modell for bærekraftige bofellesskap

Episode 108: Gaining by Sharing – en helhetlig modell for bærekraftige bofellesskap

I denne episoden har jeg gleden av å samtale med tre kvinner som samarbeider i forbindelse med en ny modell for hvordan vi kan designe og bygge bærekraftige bofellesskap. Siv Helene Stangeland (øverst til venstre) kjenner jeg først og fremst fra et utdanningforløp vi begge deltar på i Danmark; […]

Episode 107: Drømmenes verden – en livslang samtale mellom jeget og Selvet

Episode 107: Drømmenes verden – en livslang samtale mellom jeget og Selvet

I denne episoden har jeg gleden av å samtale med Astri Hognestad som er Jungiansk analytiker og terapaut. Hun har skrevet en rekke bøker om koblingene mellom drøm, biografisk selvavklaring og det Carl Gustav Jung omtalte som individuasjonsprosessen. I korte trekk, hvordan kan vi bli oss selv – fullt ut – […]

Episode 106: The commons as an approach to governance, sustainable resource management and social wellbeing

Episode 106: The commons as an approach to governance, sustainable resource management and social wellbeing

In this episode I connect with with David Bollier who is an author, activist, blogger and consultant. David lives in Amherst, Massachusetts and has for the last 15 years been exploring the paradigm of “the commons”. Our conversation is based on his recent book called Think Like a Commoner […]

Episode 105: Healing the self and healing the world through the creation of new memories

Episode 105: Healing the self and healing the world through the creation of new memories

In this episode I have the great honor of connecting with Albert Pesso, one of the creators of Pesso-Boyden System Psychomotor (PBSP). Albert is, together with notable figures such as Peter Levine and Alexander Lowen, the recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award issued by the United States Association for Body […]

Episode 104: Focusing – kunsten å skape en bevisst relasjon til seg selv

Episode 104: Focusing – kunsten å skape en bevisst relasjon til seg selv

I denne episoden har jeg gleden av samtale med min gode venn Anders B. Asphaug om Focusing. Focusing er en metode for indre arbeid, en måte å oppnå selvinnsikt ved å være i nær kontakt med egne opplevelser i kroppen. Metoden er basert på forsking utført av […]

Episode 103: Aikido as a catalyst for bringing physical, emotional and social wellbeing into the core of education

Episode 103: Aikido as a catalyst for bringing physical, emotional and social wellbeing into the core of education

In this episode I have the delight of spending some time in face to face dialogue with Charles Colten from New York, USA. Charles is a 4. dan aikido instructor and founder of the organization Aikido in the Schools. He also holds a Masters Degree in Educational/Organizational Leadership […]

Episode 102: To nomader på vandring gjennom livet

Episode 102: To nomader på vandring gjennom livet

I denne episoden har jeg gleden av å nok en gang samtale med Tone Wasbak Melbye. Hun er musiker, forfatter og kulturforkjemper, og i likhet med podcastverten bruker hun sitt eget levde liv til å både utforske og utfordre samfunnsnormer. Tone har i mange år levd uten fast […]

Episode 101: Å kunne møtes i nærhet er menneskeverdets arnested

Episode 101: Å kunne møtes i nærhet er menneskeverdets arnested

I denne episoden er det en stor glede å kunne presentere et nytt intervju med professor emeritus i kriminologi, Nils Christie. Første gang vi snakket sammen var jeg en relativt fersk megler i konfliktrådet og da snakket vi om nettopp verdien av konflikthåndtering som et alternativ til straff. […]

Episode 100: ACT – aksept og verdibasert handling som kilder til livsmestring

Episode 100: ACT – aksept og verdibasert handling som kilder til livsmestring

I denne jubileumsepisoden har jeg gleden av å samtale med min gode venn Dorte Lunderskov. Hun kommer fra Danmark og er utdannet psykolog fra København Universitet. Hun har også en bachelor i teologi fra Århus Universitet, etterutdanning i sjelesorg og den eksistensielle samtale, og mer nylig, en videreutdannelse innenfor […]

Episode 99: Integral Aikido – throwing ourselves into enlightenment

Episode 99: Integral Aikido – throwing ourselves into enlightenment

In this episode I have the great fortune of connecting with aikido instructor and dharma teacher Miles Kessler. He is originally from the US but is now living in Tel Aviv, Israel. In our conversation we explore our shared passion for the Japanese martial art aikido and we do this in relation to one of our other passions, namely the integral discourse.

Episode 98: Virkeligheten har det helt fint med eller uten dine tanker

Episode 98: Virkeligheten har det helt fint med eller uten dine tanker

I denne episoden har jeg gleden av a samtale med en av mine medstudenter på den treårige utdannelsen Sustainable Co-Creation – Practicing Presencing. Ivan Fruergaard kommer fra Danmark og har i en årekke arbeidet med lederutvikling, coaching og forskjellige tilganger til nærvær og mindfulness. I denne sammenhengen har han også […]

Episode 97: The art of storytelling and the need for silence

Episode 97: The art of storytelling and the need for silence

In this episode I connect with storyteller and founder of the International School of Storytelling Ashley Ramsden. He starts out by sharing how he ended up on the path of storytelling, pointing to the importance that stories have on our lives. We go on to explore the essence of […]

Episode 96: The higher stages of adult development – a trajectory of increasing ego maturity

Episode 96: The higher stages of adult development – a trajectory of increasing ego maturity

In this episode I have the great privilege of connecting with Dr. Susanne Cook-Greuter who is an independent researcher and consultant in the field of adult development. She is also one of the more prominent voices in the international integral community and will be one of the keynote speakers at the first […]

Episode 95: Skolen som arena for barn og unges psykiske helse

Episode 95: Skolen som arena for barn og unges psykiske helse

I denne episoden har jeg gleden av å samtale med Professor i barn og unges psykiske helse Willy-Tore Mørch. Han er tilknyttet Norges Arktiske Universitet i Tromsø. Han er blant annet leder for programmet De utrolige årene (DUÅ) og i starten av samtalen forteller han om sin egen bakgrunn og om hvordan han endte opp med å skulle arbeide med nettopp barn […]

Episode 94: Embodiment and presence as a way of life

Episode 94: Embodiment and presence as a way of life

In this episode I have the great fortune of connecting with meditation teacher, dancer and choreographer Arawana Hayashi who is one of the co-founders of Presencing Institute together with Otto Scharmer. She is also a teacher in the Shambhala Buddhist organization in addition to teaching programs on leadership and […]

Episode 93: The emergence of integral consciousness in Europe

Episode 93: The emergence of integral consciousness in Europe

In this episode I have the delight of connecting with Dennis Wittrock (left) from Germany and Bence Gánti from Hungary. Together they are leading the Integral Europe initiative, a community of knowledge and practice that aims to “embody, represent, teach, develop and give voice to integral consciousness and its resulting […]

Episode 92: Kunsten å skrive – man skal ha noe på hjertet

Episode 92: Kunsten å skrive – man skal ha noe på hjertet

I denne episoden har jeg gleden av å publisere et fordrag som ble holdt av Steen Hildebrandt 14. januar 2014. Foredraget ble gitt til en gruppe mennesker (inkludert meg selv) som deltar på en treårig tverrfaglig lederutdannelse i regi av nettopp Steen Hildebrandt, Michael Stubberup, Arawana Hayashi og Otto […]

Episode 91: Growing up and waking up – the natural unfolding of states and stages

Episode 91: Growing up and waking up – the natural unfolding of states and stages

In this episode I have the joy of connecting with Terri O´Fallon Phd., who amongst other affiliations is connected to Pacific Integral. This institution is “a developer of educational and social change technologies and a global community of leaders and practitioners of transformative change”. One of their main […]

Episode 90: Peer to peer as an approach to governance, production and distribution of knowledge

Episode 90: Peer to peer as an approach to governance, production and distribution of knowledge

In this episode I´m joined by Michel Bauwens, who is the founder of P2P-foundation which works to promote, research and develop different forms of peer to peer practices. He starts out by describing his engagement with civic entrepreneurship, where the P2P-foundation is one example of this kind of relational […]