By Linda H. I came to Deepening Presence® as a 51 yr. old angry, overwhelmed child. I saw the world in my bubble, (i.e., working diligently to be perfect and never have shame). I was tired. After working with Doug for one year, I learned about humanity’s basic coping mechanisms fight/flight/freeze and how that impacted…

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By Ann W.  “Is this the real Sr. Ann?” were Doug Moore’s first words to me when I met him in March of 2007 at a workshop he was facilitating to introduce Eden Medicine Energy.  At the time I was practicing another energy modality and was interested to know and understand complementary modalities. A journey…

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By Mirielle K.  The awakening process is insightful, complex and a forever-after unfolding process. Whether somewhat prepared or not at all, having access to a toolkit with guidance is utmost helpful! Doug Moore and his Deepening Presence® workshops from Thrive and Awaken have been instrumental in shaping the lens with which I am able to…

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By Jerry P.     In April of 1977 I was 34 and part of a four-person team running a GED school in Madison, Wisconsin. I was working on a PhD dissertation, in a struggling marriage and both amiable and neurotically constricted. While aggressively sensitive, I had no “spiritual” direction and little sense of what I…

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By Carolyn G.     To write this I must think back many years.  What was my world like when I started down the path to awakening?  What motivated me to try something different?  It was a great sadness, a feeling of despair.  I was consumed by worry and fear without any idea how to find…

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