Category Archives: Integral

The Explorer’s Kit – what resources do you need to explore the wilderness of the psyche?

Interested in embarking on a journey into your own interior wilderness? Curious or apprehensive? During Chaos to Quest, our wilderness adventure in Scotland this Septmber we will be spending part of our time exploring the region by foot and canoe, … Continue reading

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Allostasis – an integral model for health and disease and its intersections with Chinese Medicine and Karma.

Jay Schulkin’s book, Rethinking Homeostasis: allostatic regulation in physiology and pathophysiology, is s a thorough discussion of the concept of allostasis. The concept of allostasis as described by Schulkin is a useful model that integrates often disparate scientific realms from … Continue reading

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From Chaos to Quest – An Adventure in Nature

  From Chaos to Quest – An Adventure in Nature is a “wilderness therapy” adventure facilitated by Owen Okie, wilderness guide to our inner nature, and mountain guide Tim Hamlet.     Why from Chaos to Quest? From Chaos to … Continue reading

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Presenting at the Integral European Conference

I’ve been invited to present at the Integral European Conference in Turkey this May! I shall be giving a talk related to my PhD Research at the University of Aberdeen and running a 2.5 hour EarthMind Fellowship workshop.  “Integral Health … Continue reading

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Abstract from my Essay “The Dance of Knowing and Not-Knowing in Herbal Medicine”

Hello Friends, Here is a bite-sized morsel of my essay, “The Dance of Knowing and Not-Knowing in Herbal Medicine,” available from Triarchy press on February 1st in “The Wisdom of Not-Knowing.” Abstract for “The Dance of Knowing and Not-Knowing in Herbal Medicine.” “This … Continue reading

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Integral Health and Wellness – 1 – Integral Theory – Quadrants

Integral Health and Wellness – 1 – Integral Theory – Quadrants Let us continue the exploration of Integral Theory with the first element of AQAL ; Quadrants, and how they might apply to your health and well-being. Wilber proposes that … Continue reading

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Integral Health and Wellness – 1 – What is Integral Theory?

Integral Health and Wellness – 1 – What is Integral Theory and AQAL? I’m starting off a series of explorations of some of the elements Susan and I shall be exploring in our up-coming retreat in Greece. I was introduced to … Continue reading

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