10 Jun 24
- 05 Jun 25
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395.00 USD

Ghost Light Asynchronous: Illuminating Fallback in Vertical Development

A transformative self-paced, multi-modal, virtual course designed for coaches eager to engage in deep exploration of their own developmental journey while learning how to accompany their clients in the practice. This program and the research that informs it debunks the myth of upward vertical development and shines a light on the shadows of growth, emphasizing the need for decline to foster authenticity, compassion, and humanity.

• Engage in an iterative practice of leaving the Ghost Light Burning to illuminate the fullness of you, acquiring a deeper understanding and appreciation of your own complexity
• Identify and come to know the characters that make up the multiplicity of self, gaining insights into your own cast of characters
• Broaden self-awareness by noticing what parts of you shows up to which scenes of your life and why
• Offer characters a voice and identify alternatives to the way they have historically shown up
• Cultivate more grace and compassion for self and others

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This is an ASYNCHRONOUS, self-paced course that may be started at any time.

52 lessons, 3.5 hours of video content

Gain a theoretical understanding of fallback and its implications for vertical development

Integrate experiential knowing and self-awareness

Practice the steps of coming into relationship with your fallback: Noticing, Reflecting, Identifying Triggers, Recovering & Growing

Identify the scenes in which some of the most complex & most compressed characters in one’s ensemble of self take the stage in leadership and in life

Understand the motivations, behaviors, fears & values of self

Discover the necessity & gifts of all of the characters in one’s ensemble

Cultivate new characters & welcome back those that have been banished

Expand one’s repertoire of behaviors, responses & options

Increase confidence in helping others explore their fallback behaviors, work towards integration of the full self & unearth opportunities for more consistently meeting their intentions
Number of Coach Specific Education Hours:
ICF accreditation type : CCE
HOURS by type:   
CC : 5    RD : 18
Number of events : 89
Number of languages : 1