Valerie Lorig

Valerie Lorig, M.Ed, LPC, has practiced and taught Buddhism for over 30 years. A faculty member at Naropa University in the Contemplative Psychology Department, she integrates meditative disciplines with contemplative psychology. Naropa’s founder, Trungpa Rinpoche, empowered her as a holder of the feminine principle. She utilizes this training by teaching experientially as well as intellectually. Valerie has a psychotherapy practice at Auspicious Coincidence Counseling in Boulder, Colorado, using Mindfulness and Awareness, Hakomi, EMDR, Brainspotting, and PACT to help clients connect with their innate goodness. Earlier in her career she was the art director for Silver Wave Records and designed CD art for Grammy award-winning Native American musicians.

 

Upcoming Programs by Valerie Lorig

Taming the Wild Horse: Riding the Energy of Emotions (Housing Registration for Naropa Students)

Also Jenny Bondurant

May 15–19, 2019

THIS HOUSING-ONLY REGISTRATION PAGE IS FOR NAROPA STUDENTS TAKING THIS COURSE FOR CREDIT. Intense emotions such as anger, jealousy and fear can either trap us in struggles or open us to the direct experience of awakening. This retreat presents techniques to expose core belief structures that perpetuate emotional confusion and meditation practices that foster clarity […]

Taming the Wild Horse: Riding the Energy of Emotions

Also Jenny Bondurant

May 15–19, 2019

Experience Awakening & Develop Compassion Intense emotions such as anger, jealousy and fear can either trap us in struggles or open us to the direct experience of awakening. This retreat presents techniques to expose core belief structures that perpetuate emotional confusion and meditation practices that foster clarity and insight. Revealing that even the most painful emotions […]