Barbara Marx Hubbard
with Co-creators: Deepak Chopra, Neale Donald Walsch, Riane Eisler
and 20+ other leading pioneers
Imagine being part of a conscious global community of like-minded souls who are passionately co-creating a new possibility for our planet under the guidance of top evolutionary leaders and visionaries.
Now, you can learn how to better activate the next phase of your evolution and contribute your unique gifts to a global, heart-centered movement that is co-creating a healthy, sustainable, peaceful and prosperous world for all.
We stand at the threshold of a great possibility for both ourselves and our planet.
It’s a time of incredible challenge and opportunity – a time that many indigenous traditions across the globe have foretold as the completion of a great cycle and the dawn of a new era of promise and potential for humanity.
The suffering born of the old ways is immense, leading to broken families, fractured communities, war, degradation, oppression, addictions and more. Your heart probably aches when you see the news and feel just how much fear and pain stifle the potential of our world.
And yet, we are on the cusp of creating something profound and beautiful: a new era of peace.
If you are reading this message, you are likely feeling the inner call to seize this rare opportunity and actively participate in this great planetary transformation.
And to do so, you need to go beyond the competitive and world-destroying models of the past to become what we call a “Co-creator.”
The Co-creator is emerging at this critical moment in history as we birth a more mature, evolved human expression on a wider scale. We are literally growing into a new human possibility, which means the root patterns of how we live, think and move are going through a new evolution.
Beloved planetary elder Barbara Marx Hubbard offers a compelling vision that the Co-creator archetype is at the heart of this next evolution of humanity – and as we embrace it, much of the stress, isolation and fear of the last era dissipates, and we can grow into our full self-expression in far-reaching ways.
That’s because the Co-creator relinquishes the need to have power over others and celebrates the emergence of authentic partnership. The Co-creator engages in “supra-sex” by joining their unique genius with others to design the communities and organizations that can birth a new culture.
Feminine Co-creators and Masculine Co-creators are creating healthier families, organizations and movement, in which our individual genius is multiplied by co-creative intelligence.
A Co-creator is one who is able to tune into the process of creation within. Whether we call it God, Spirit, Source, Consciousness or Creative Love, it is the multi-billion-year “process of creation” that has carried us from the origin of the universe to the present.
This process of creation is becoming conscious in us as are own impulses to love more, to do more, to be more, and to realize our full potential selves. This mysterious God-force is pulsing within us, signaling, intensifying and motivating us to realize our full-potential selves.
It is awakening us to a new vision of ourselves as a co-creative universal humanity born within a universe of billions of other planets, some of which may also be capable of giving birth to new life forms and new worlds.
At the practical level, the Co-creator goes beyond dominating modes of human engagement to create fields of loving resonance that allow for deeper relationships, harmonious communities and synergistic solutions to our collective challenges. In this way, a Co-creator becomes an architect of a new society that is based on principles of sustainability, creativity, love and opportunity.
If you can no longer settle for a life of soul-deadening isolation – and are instead compelled to bring forth the best of who you are, and contribute your unique gifts for the betterment of our world – then we would be delighted for you to collaborate with others who are doing the same to midwife this inspiring possibility into being.
As a wise Hopi Elder said: “You have been telling the people that this is the Eleventh Hour, now you must go back and tell the people that this is the Hour... We are the ones we have been waiting for.”
We are the generation that is responsible for bringing about this radical global shift – and the deep skills of co-creation are essential to translate this empowering vision into a reality.
Become a Powerful Catalyst for Change
Which brings us to YOU. Are YOU one of those rare individuals inspired to upgrade your outdated “software,” and bring this emerging level of consciousness into our world?
Are you ready to “reboot” the dysfunctional programming on planet Earth and “encode” a more holistic, compassionate and sacred vision that serves all of life?
Are you open to “connect” with the evolutionary intelligence of the cosmos and “download” what IS truly possible within yourself and our world, rather than focus excessively on the problems and lament about what no longer works?
If so, we want you to join us for the extraordinary 12-week Co-Creators Rising course with one of today’s greatest and most empowering teachers and visionaries, Barbara Marx Hubbard – the woman Deepak Chopra calls “THE voice for conscious evolution in our times.”
She is bringing together many of the most celebrated luminaries of our day to share their wisdom alongside hers about how we literally birth the Co-creator archetype in ourselves, our communities and our world.
The Co-Creators Rising course emerges from decades of Barbara’s life’s work and deepest passion. She has spent more than 50 years doing in-depth research and practice to unlock the mysteries of the human potential and bring about the birth of what she calls the “Universal Human” – an awakened, heart-centered being that lives in harmony with itself, the Earth and all of life.
In this transformational course, Barbara Marx Hubbard offers you the very best of her insights, evolutionary tools, teachings and practices to activate your full creative potential. Along with her remarkable guest presenters, Barbara will share the path she has journeyed to help catalyze a shift into true co-creation within yourself, your family and your community.
Over the course of 12 weeks, you will be connected to a global movement of empowered evolutionary leaders who are lighting the way forward.
Barbara Marx Hubbard is called a “planetary treasure” by Jack Canfield. At 84, she is having an ever-wider impact on the world through her inspiring insights, teachings and co-creative partnerships.
Co-Creators Rising is sure to inspire and motivate you to join in joyful co-creation with other like minds and hearts, while also providing you with clear guidance to manifest your soul’s purpose in life.
This Truly is the Hour for Which We Were Born
Letter from the Desk of Barbara Marx Hubbard
Dear Fellow Evolutionary,
I am delighted to share with you my seminal new course that reveals, cultivates and guides us to embody within ourselves the new human as “Homo Co-creator,” one who is attuned to Spirit within, and motivated to fulfill our life purpose through modeling the new culture – the Co-creative Society, the next stage of human evolution.
We are a very young “universal species.” We have just been “born” in the next era of evolution. “Birth 2012” was a signal that the shift is underway. It was obvious to millions of us that we could not continue growing in the womb of Earth.
A limit to one form of consciousness and activity has been reached. Even one more generation of polluting, warring, climate change, species destruction could lead to devolution and massive destruction of our life support system....losing our opportunity to fulfill the promise of humanity, since only a few would be able to survive and flourish.
There is, however, an extraordinary alternative – a new way to evolve consciously and to:
- Restore the Earth
- Free ourselves from poverty, hunger, disease and war
- Explore the potential of ourselves as universal humans, Co-creators of our world, on this Earth – and eventually, in the universe beyond
What is vitally needed now to realize these possibilities is to form a Global Community and a Communion of Pioneering Souls who are already transforming themselves and the world in every field, function and culture of society.
This precious community, when connected to skillfully co-create, is the hope of the world.
Together we can divine the design of evolution and discover a new pattern for the Co-creative Society.
My faith is that there are already enough of us to shift consciousness on Earth when we are in resonance and co-creativity with one another.
This course is a vital element in the work to connect Pioneering Souls of Earth.
As a participant in Co-Creator Rising, you are entering the greatest movement for life this world has ever known.
I warmly invite you to join me in this extraordinary adventure!
Co-Creators Rising will help you make the best use of this precious time and hone your unique gifts as an empowered catalyst of evolution, healing and hope.
As you blossom as a Feminine or Masculine Co-creator, you:
- Liberate more of your soul’s unique genius
- Find collaborators to co-create with in dynamic and exciting ways
- Move beyond hierarchies of control into networks of collaboration
- Drop the conditioning that leads you to seek security and comfort, and instead discover the joy of aligning with the impulse of evolution
- Recognize the signs of the new archetype emerging – and also bless, honor and release your old conditioning that prevents its emergence
- Experience the potential for “regenopause” as Feminine Co-creators enter a new phase of life beyond co-creation
- Learn how Masculine Co-creators can retain their masculine strength while opening to the feminine aspect of their being
- Engage in co-creative pods that practice this new way of being as well as co-creative families of choice that anchor it into your life
- Powerfully reframe “aging” as “emerging” – with each passing year giving more of your soul’s true gifts
What You’ll Learn in these 12 Weeks
In this 12-week transformational intensive, Barbara will guide you through the fundamental spiritual, social and relational skills and competencies that you need to actualize your potential as Feminine and Masculine Co-creators. She will show you how we can join our collective genius to birth a new era of conscious evolution.
Each contemplation and presentation will build harmoniously upon the next, so that you’ll develop a complete, holistic understanding of the principles you’ll need to sustain your co-creative skills in “real life.”
Every class will feature breakthrough Co-creators sharing intimately about their own path, challenges and victories, taking us through major themes of the co-creative world through dialogue with participants.
This course manifests vital elements of a Whole System Shift. Co-creative coaching and mentoring will also be offered, with an invitation to continue the work outside the course:
- Carolyn Anderson will offer experiences in “Incarnating your Universal Self,” which will elicit the highest frequencies of your being through the “52 Codes for Conscious Self Evolution.”
- Katharine Roske and Carolyn Anderson, co-authors of The Co-Creator’s Handbook and co-founders of Hummingbird Community, will offer practical guidance for stabilizing as a Co-creator and forming your own co-creative core group. They will support you in deepening your soul’s calling and doing your part to birth a co-creative culture.
- Bonnie Kelly will facilitate small group practice sessions.
With our brilliant colleagues, bonus calls and deep meditations, mentoring and coaching, we will all take the next step in becoming Co-creators in our own lives.
Module 1: The New Era of Co-Creation
(Recorded September 16) Special Guest Riane Eisler
In this module, we will explore the historical shift from small tribes through the advent of warrior gods and dominator culture to the rise of global environmental and social problems, ending now in the breakdown of modern civilization and the advent of the shift to the co-creative culture.
Drawing from pioneer Co-creator Riane Eisler, we will set the scene for this cultural transformation from domination to co-creation and begin to understand the development of the co-creative culture and its earliest pioneers, among them Jesus, Buddha, Teilhard de Chardin, Sri Aurobindo, the Mother, Buckminster Fuller, the Dalai Lama, Jean Houston and Peter Russell. We’ll also lay the foundations for individual and group work over the 12 weeks.
In this first module, you will:
- Understand the natural evolutionary progression leading to the role of the Co-creator
- See how the old dominator pattern still lives in you and the way you relate with others, despite your best intentions
- Embark on a journey of shifting to the new co-creative ways of being and relating through journaling, Emergence practices and application of “52 Codes for Conscious Evolution”
- Form small resonant groups to share our experience and stabilize the shift occurring within and among us
- Enter into large group discussions to foster a co-creative community among ourselves – learning resonance, speaking from within, sharing with each other the inner experience of self evolution as co-creators
- Gain skills to reinforce an inner awareness so that we can discern when we’re acting as Co-creators and when we’re not
Riane Eisler, JD is President of the Center for Partnership Studies and internationally known as a systems scientist, attorney working for the human rights of women and children, and author of groundbreaking books such as The Chalice and the Blade: Our History, Our Future, now in 26 foreign editions, and The Real Wealth of Nations: Creating a Caring Economics. Dr. Eisler has received many honors, including honorary PhDs and peace and human rights awards. She lectures worldwide, with venues including the United Nations General Assembly, the U.S. Department of State, Congressional briefings, universities, corporations, conference keynotes, and events hosted by heads of State.
Module 2: Exploring the Nature of the Feminine Co-Creator
(Recorded September 23) Special Guest Joanne Brem
In this second module, Joanne Brem – a leading evolutionary coach, pioneer in resonance and explorer of higher dimensions of universal life – will join us. We’ll learn the fundamental experiences, practices and qualities of being of the Feminine Co-creator.
What is this new archetype and what’s different about women now, at the threshold of either devolution or conscious evolution? We’ll explore the evolutionary progression from Feminism to Feminine Empowerment to the Feminine Co-creator. Barbara will share intimately about her own evolution into the new archetype over the course of her life.
With Joanne and Barbara’s guidance, you will come to:
- Understand the deeper gifts and blessings of the Feminine Co-Creator
- Recognize typical challenges and pitfalls
- Apply co-creative principles with children, partners and love relationships
- Engage the process of co-creative resonance in pairs and small groups
- Learn how language shapes your experience of resonance
Joanne Brem is a SF bay area based executive coach whose passion is to awaken consciousness and inspired visionary leadership in organizations globally, primarily in Fortune 1000 companies. She opens leaders to connect to their essential selves as the center from which they lead and helps them cultivate the awareness, skills and strategies to inspire optimal levels of engagement, creativity, collaboration and productivity in their teams and throughout the organizations within which they work. As a facilitator of team processes, she effectively both creates and sustains the field of collective resonance, intention and focus needed for true co-creation to take place and the highest outcomes to be achieved. She brings her fascination and curiosity regarding the laws of how manifestation in this dimension actually occurs to her coaching, where she effectively assist her clients to “get things done” and achieve the highest results, both of utmost importance in the corporate environments within which she works.
Module 3: Entering “Regenopause”
(Recorded September 30)
“Regenopause” is a remarkable new phenomenon among women that signifies a re-engagement with life that often results in women feeling more energized, on purpose and excited to contribute, even as they enter traditional years of retirement. Regenopause doesn’t just happen. It’s a state of being that is consciously cultivated and has profound effects on your life, health, creativity and experience.
Women literally become ever-evolving Co-creators, undergoing the regenerative process similar to the caterpillar transforming into a butterfly.
In this module, you’ll:
- Recognize the signs of Regenopause in yourself and others
- Cultivate practices that reconnect you with your life force and untapped creativity
- Shift from a career focus to “vocational arousal,” leading to more sustained passion for your real work
- Understand the nature of “Suprasex,” and how to cultivate it with evolutionary partners
- Learn how this state connects to spiritual lore around the Risen Body, the Rainbow Box, the Celestial Body, and more
- Come to appreciate that no matter how old you are, your best contributions can still be ahead of you
- Explore the new myth of the sacred marriage of the New Adam and New Eve at the Tree of Life
- Begin to see and experience death as an evolutionary innovation
- Open to the possibility of co-creating radically new bodies and lives as we emerge as a cosmic species
- Learn key practices to cultivate Regenopause by supporting bodily transformation toward regeneration and awaken higher faculties of creativity and spiritual awareness
Module 4: The Rise of Suprasex:
The Shift from Maximum Procreation to Co-Creation
(Recorded October 7) Special Guest Devaa Haley Mitchell
In this module, we’ll explore the remarkable opportunity to move from self-preservation through self-reproduction to self-evolution and Suprasex. This shift represents not only an expansion beyond sex, it opens the portal to feminine spirituality and higher evolutionary potential.
As we live longer lives and have fewer children, our sexual drive yields to a suprasexual drive. In Suprasex, we access our co-creative genius to give birth to our greater selves and our work in the world. Over time, the drive for greater self-expression among Co-creators may become as powerful as the drive for sexual reproduction.
In this module, you’ll
- Learn how Feminine Co-creators activate a “hormonal reserve” that awakens a passion to create – as great or greater than the passion to procreate
- Expand your capacity for unconditional love for the unknown world, no matter how painful or difficult it may be to see its goodness
- Experience the core of Vocational Arousal and understand how to attract those who most need what you yearn to give
- Avoid the dangers of suprasexual promiscuity, where the natural impulse to co-create can lead to over-promising, over-excitement and failure to complete projects
- Learn to awaken your new hormonal reserves to enhance your health, creativity, beauty, service and joy
- Develop practices for cultivating your hormonal reserve through meditation, Suprasex and resonance among two or more
- Receive journal writings from Barbara’s unpublished journals on the discovery and practice of suprasexual co-creativity
Rev. Dr. Devaa Haley Mitchell is a transformational leader who supports people to reconnect with their spiritual essence, unleash their leadership gifts, and step into their full potential. Devaa co-founded The Shift Network and founded the Inspiring Women Summit, a virtual gathering of 70,000+ participants from more than 160 countries. Through her Soulful Women Wisdom School, which she co-founded with Elayne Kalila Doughty, she offers deeply experiential and transformative programs that guide hundreds of women to connect more deeply with spirit.
Devaa is also a musician whose debut album, Sacred Alchemy, aims to reawaken and liberate the many dimensions of the sacred feminine. Her LIVE performances fuse East and West with groovy, danceable tunes.
Module 5: Shifting from the Story of Separation to the Story of Interbeing
(Recorded October 14)
Special Guests Charles Eisenstein and Adam Hall
In this module, we will join renowned author of The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible, Charles Eisenstein, and Adam Hall, author of The Earth Keepers, as we learn to shift from the dominator to the partnership model. Focusing on challenges and methods that work in our lives now, Charles will share fundamental insights: The Story of Interbeing, the Age of Reunion, the ecological age, and the world of the gift. Adam Hall will share his extraordinary shift from an “Earth Conqueror” to a preservationist, uncovering the creative power of the universe. In dialogue with Charles and Adam, we will seek the best means of applying these principles in our own lives.
You will learn the key principles of Interbeing from Charles’ work, including:
- My being partakes of your being and that of all beings. Because our very existence is relational, what we do to another, we do to ourselves
- Each of us has a unique and necessary gift to give to the world, and the purpose of life is to express our gifts
- Every act is significant and has an effect on the cosmos
- Fundamentally we are inseparable from all beings and the universe
- Every person we encounter and every experience that we have mirrors something in ourselves
- Humanity is meant to join fully with the tribe of all life on Earth, offering our uniquely human gifts toward the well-being and development of the whole
- Purpose, consciousness, and intelligence are innate properties of matter and the universe.
Charles Eisenstein is a teacher, speaker, and writer focusing on themes of civilization, consciousness, money, and human cultural evolution. He is the author of several books including The Ascent of Humanity, Sacred Economics, and The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible.
Adam C. Hall was an investment-banker and real estate developer when an unconventional and unexpected “mid-life crisis” radically altered his relationship to the Earth. Now, he is the Chairman and Founding Steward of Earthkeeper Alliance Inc. Earthkeeper’s 501c3 Urban Gardens, educates youths, their families and communities to grow, eat and sustain their own food and nourishment through local gardens. He has extensive expertise in structured finance and has raised in excess of $1.5 billion in equity and debt from private and institutional sources alike. As a leading impact investor, he is dedicated to the quadruple bottom line of Profits, People, Planet and Peace.
Module 6: Developing New Relationships Among Masculine and Feminine Co-Creators
(Recorded October 21) Special Guests Glenn and Marian Head
One of the great challenges – and beautiful opportunities! – of our day, is for women and men to join together in full co-creative partnerships. After millennia of imbalance, the old patterns are ingrained deeply in us and our culture. In this important module, we’ll learn how to lay the foundations for a new kind of relationship between the genders as well as navigate the many challenges that arise.
- How to navigate challenges that arise when one partner is more vocationally aroused than his or her mate
- The key foundations to positive relationships, including freeing ourselves from cycles of criticizing each other
- How to balance committed love and freedom as a couple
- The foundational agreements that lead to lasting love
- How to keep relationships alive and juicy for many decades
- Keys to sustaining co-creative relationships in your vocation
Since meeting at a professional conference in 1981, Glenn and Marian Head have been supporting people, organizations and movements to envision an ideal future and create it. Whether guiding a Fortune 500 team to clarify its values, co-chairing a graduate school department on Leadership and Organizational Transformation, or co-facilitating the Global Forum of Parliamentary and Spiritual Leaders on Human Survival, this co-creative couple infuses their love and esprit de corps into all they do.
Their personal values and approach are best reflected in Marian's award-winning book, rEvolutionary Agreements: Twelve Ways to Transform Stress and Struggle Into Freedom and Joy, and The Suprasexual rEvolution: Toward the Birth of A Universal Humanity, co-authored with Barbara Marx Hubbard.
Module 7: The Masculine Co-Creator
(Recorded October 28) Special Guests Steven Starr
and Don Hudson
In this module, we focus on Masculine Co-creators and how men are transitioning from the dominator culture into experiencing the joys of co-creation. Guest Steven Starr will illumine his own shift, born of his recognition of the limiting beliefs associated with the winner-take-all personality and creator-as-God model. He’ll share his profound insights about the "sourcing" magic that co-creativity and collaboration allows. Coming from a background of traditional media and technology, as the head of the film division of William Morris, his heart told him there was another way, and he began his search for something more authentic and less opportunistic. We will also learn from Don Hudson, who will enter into dialogue with Steven and participants to share core insights about embracing the Masculine Co-creator.
In this module, you’ll:
- See how masculine strength can be sourced from a deep love and appreciation of essence
- How women can engage men with unconditional love to call them into their Co-creator self
- Receive key principles for empowering the Masculine Co-creator
- Understand how the creation of structure and form is one of the distinctive masculine blessings and how to encourage it
Don Hudson is an award-winning journalist who has covered politics, finance and gender issues for The Charlotte Observer and yahoo.com. Don’s novel heralding the emergence of the sacred feminine through the high-tech world of San Francisco will be published in 2015. He is also working on a nonfiction book about quantum physics and the cosmic Christ.
Stephen Starr launched the William Morris Agency’s media (home video and audiobooks) division in 1983. He went on to package television and screenplays, then headed the New York Motion Picture department under Sue Mengers. His clients over the years included Larry David, Ang Lee, Andy Warhol, Ziggy Marley, Sandra Bernhard, Andy Grove, Joseph Papp, Will Smith and Tim Robbins. Starr went on to focus full-time on media democratization in 1999, as a co-founder of the Los Angeles Independent Media Center, and founding CEO of AntEye.com, a user-generated video site where video creators, voted on by their peers, were awarded micro-pilot budgets in various categories.The Pacifica Foundation approached Starr to reorganize KPFK, the largest progressive radio signal in the US. After helping to restore community and financial controls, he started ChangeTv, a user-generated digital cable network designed to filter online video onto cable and reward creators, advised by John Perry Barlow and Amnesty International’s Jack Healy.
Module 8: The Conscious Cultivation of Andropause
(Recorded November 4)
Special Guest John Perkins
Neale Donald Walsch coined the term “Andropause” to explore the masculine version of Regenopause. In this module, we will explore the experience of a Masculine Co-creator during the mid-life shift from dominator to co-creator model. In mid-life, our guest John Perkins, author of The Economic Hit Man, became a founder of Pachamama Alliance and a world-renowned evolutionary shaman. John will describe in vivid poetic terms what happened to give him the courage, the insights and the vision to take a risk to his own well-being and deny the very culture that was supporting him – so that he could give his life to being the new culture.
He’ll put a special emphasis on his relationship with indigenous peoples and their wisdom, which is so vital to the survival and evolution of the world.
In this module, you’ll:
- Understand how this shift can occur and begin to cultivate it
- Explore ways that intimate relationship supports you in this phase change
- Define and begin to practice your ideal relationship with the Feminine Co-creator
- Enter into a shamanic ritual with John, shape-shifting and awakening the sleeping Co-creator within us
John Perkins has studied and lived with shamans on six continents. His books have sold over 1 million copies, spent more than 70 weeks on the New York Times Bestseller lists, and are published in more than 30 languages. As Chief Economist at a major consulting firm, his experiences advising the World Bank, UN, IMF, U.S. government, Fortune 500 corporations, and heads of state convinced him to devote the rest of his life to facilitating changes in consciousness and in social, political and economic systems. He was founder and CEO of a highly successful alternative energy company and is a founder and board member of Dream Change and The Pachamama Alliance, nonprofits dedicated to creating a sustainable, just, peaceful and thriving world.
John has lectured at universities around the globe, and is the author of many books. He has been featured on ABC, NBC, CNN, NPR, A&E, the History Channel, Time, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Der Spiegel, and many other publications, as well as in numerous documentaries. He was awarded the Lennon-Ono Grant for Peace 2012, and Rainforest Action Network Challenging Business As Usual Award, 2006.
Module 9: Building Families of Choice and Chosen Tribes: New Communities of Co-Creators
(Recorded November 11)
Special Guests Bill Kauth and Zoe Alowan
In modern society, most of us no longer live in extended families. As we get older, we find ourselves separated from our adult children, often lonely, and yet full of energy – not wanting to go into a retirement home.
Bill Kauth is the founder of the celebrated Mankind Project, which brings healthy masculinity back into our world through powerful weekend initiations led by men. In this module, Bill and his wife, Zoe, will probe their core proposal: to establish “core communities” designed to co-create a “gift culture” – moving from transaction to trust, consumption to contribution, scarcity to abundance, and isolation to community.
In this module, you’ll:
- Receive an evolutionary “world view” map that allows you to build bridges into the new culture
- Recreate the positive aspects of tribal culture within your community
- Learn how healthy and high-functioning communities are born and sustained
- Understand the power of gifting economics to unleash creativity
- Create resonant circles that are satisfying, fun and empowering
Bill and Zoe have been working together, actively learning and teaching the ideas and applications of “Gift” Community. They met at Burning Man, married in 2008 and are committed to bringing about a healing understanding of the essential feminine and masculine with a focus on building intimate, bonded tribes of men and women. Together they have authored the book We Need Each Other, and delivered 60+ Gift Community seminars around the world
Bill Kauth was working as a psychotherapist and business consultant in 1984 when he conceived and co-founded the New Warrior Training Adventure. It has now served well over 50,000 men through The ManKind Project with 47 centers in 10 countries around the world. In 1992 St. Martin’s Press published his book A Circle of Men: The Original Manual for Men’s Support Groups. As a social inventor over the last two decades, Bill also co-founded the Spiritual Warrior, Inner King Training and in 1995 launched the Warrior-Monk Training Retreat.
Zoe Alowan has been actively engaged in sacred art for many decades. As a painter, sculptor, dancer and story-teller, her work explores transformation and healing. Her life is about reclaiming essence wisdom. She utilizes the inspiration of the divine feminine, humor, song and ritual movement as ways of celebrating wholeness. She has taught at Esalen and Naropa Institute, facilitates women’s groups, singing circles as well as intuitive process painting retreats.
Module 10: Social Synergy’s Role in the Co-Creative Culture: Bringing the Wheel of Co-Creation Alive
(Recorded November 18) Special Guests Juan Carlos Kaiten and Mona Rabie
In order for the Co-creator to develop a co-creative society, we need to design social structures and systems that mirror and enhance the natural co-creative energy within us. The Wheel of Co-creation has been developed and applied globally as a way to enhance and support larger collaborations. In this module, you’ll not only learn about that design of social synergy but hear from leading social transformers and pioneers of this global movement who are doing it in places like Monterrey, Mexico and Cairo, Egypt – two very challenging cities that have been based on “top down” pyramid structures.
In this module, you’ll:
- Get the nuts-and-bolts of how to join the genius of more than one into a larger whole
- Understand the foundations for whole systems change
- Receive practical skills for the use and activation of the Wheel of Co-creation
- Explore synergistic decision-making
- Learn about self-governance as a process of individual and collective synergy
Juan Carlos Kaiten is a social artist with skills in global collective intelligence, leadership development, social networks and organizational transformation. He holds a Masters in Sustainable Development and has extensive experience in business and social entrepreneurship in Mexico and abroad. He is the founder of Eleven Mexico, an NGO fostering collective actions for social well-being. In the past two years he has been working for the Federal Government of México, delivering workshops on Community Networks development as a way to prevent violence and strengthen the social fabric in several municipalities. His current focus is to research, develop and implement new technologies and opportunities for social innovation that will enable us to operate from the new holistic paradigm of interconnection, unity and interdependence on a social level and the entire planet.
Mona Rabie is a Peace & Unity Facilitator focused on the transformation of individuals and communities to reach their unique potential and find shared ground to unite in co-creating a shared inspirational future. Mona has facilitated collaboration and alignment of shared vision for companies, NGOs and movements across many industries in over 40 countries. She designs and creates interactive experiences, simulations, and platforms for organizations and communities to manage transformative processes in an engaging and powerful way. She has worked with youth movements and communities in post-revolutionary Egypt to align them in shared vision and strategy and also with groups in Israel/Palestine to unify their voices and strategies into more cohesive and stronger networks for change. Her passion is in raising the consciousness of individuals and communities by empowering them to understand and connect with their highest purpose and potential.
Module 11: How the New Co-Creative Society Can Actually Work
(Recorded December 2)
Special Guests Stephen Dinan and Ted Chu
What are our visions for the next phase of social evolution. What are steps we can now take to achieve it? Two remarkable visionaries of our time join in this exploration with guidance for us all: Ted Chu, now chief economist of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank – a pioneering effort to bring entrepreneurship to apply to solving hunger, poverty and deprivation globally – and Stephen Dinan, chief executive officer of The Shift Network. Stephen will offer his vision of 2020, a roadmap to a Vision 2050, and how to build deep change in a step-by-step way. This dialogue will carry us to the threshold of the next stage of cultural evolution ... or beyond!
Besides being the chief economist for the new IFC, with a multi billion-dollar budget, Ted is also a visionary futurist. His book, Human Purpose and Transhuman Potential: A Cosmic Vision for Our Future Evolution, lays the groundwork for “Conscious Evolution 2.0.”
In this module, you’ll:
- Be inspired by positive visions for our future and the roadmaps for how to get there
- Understand the role of science and new technologies such as nanotech, biotech, robotics and other disruptive technologies in our conscious evolution
- See how we are developing the beginnings of a new cosmic species and get key insights
- Expand your visionary ability
- Receive key insights for how to be a visionary with practical feet on the ground from two leading practical visionaries
Stephen Dinan is the CEO of The Shift Network and a member of the prestigious Transformational Leadership Council and Evolutionary Leaders groups. As the former Director of Membership and Marketing at the Institute of Noetic Sciences, he was the driving force behind the Shift in Action program, which grew to 10,000 paying members, and the One Minute Shift video series, which was seen by more than one million. He is also the author of Radical Spirit (New World Library), and a forthcoming book Sacred America. Stephen directed and helped to create the Esalen Institute’s Center for Theory & Research, a think tank for leading scholars, researchers, and teachers to explore human potential frontiers.
Ted Chu is the former chief economist at General Motors and was also chief economist for Abu Dhabi Investment Authority. For the last 15 years, his second career has been spent in conducting independent, interdisciplinary research on the philosophical question of humanity’s place in the universe with special reference to our “posthuman” future, building on his lifelong interest in the frontiers of economic and evolutionary progress. Born and raised in China, Chu earned his PhD in economics at Georgetown University. He is currently clinical professor of economics at New York University at Abu Dhabi.
Module 12: “Camp Eve”: Live from the Uplift Festival
(Recorded December 9)
Special Guest Bharat Mitra, Founder of Organic India
We know that at Camp David, White House visitors go to solve particularly challenging problems that cannot be solved in the context that is causing them. Camp Eve is the next step after Camp David. It is a place where leaders of the emerging world gather, to support each other, to create friendships and greater resonance, to divine the design of social evolution, to map these designs in the Wheel of Co-creation, and to communicate them to the world. This is a way for people to become more co-creative throughout their lives
This idea came to Barbara after her vice presidential campaign, in which her name was placed in nomination for the vice presidency of the United States on the Democratic ticket in 1984. Camp Eve will be inaugurated at the Uplift Festival (Byron Bay, Australia), where co-creators will be invited to share their views on how to evolve our world and us. Bharat Mitra is a very enlightened CEO and visionary who founded Uplift and will engage Barbara in a powerful dialogue about how we can organically grow new centers and hubs for co-creative communities around the world.
In this module, you’ll:
- Receive inspiration from the global luminaries gathered at Uplift
- Understand how to create resonant fields that naturally attract others to participate
- Mix enjoyment and real problem-solving to come up with innovative solutions to challenging issues
- Lay the foundations for deeply fulfilling community in your own community
Bharat Mitra is the founder of ORGANIC INDIA, a recognized global leader in consciousness, business and sustainability. As a spiritual entrepreneur, his focus is on creating a new paradigm of business in service of humanity and the planet. He was inspired by his master, Sri H.W.L. Poonja (Papaji), in India, whom he met in 1991. He then founded ORGANIC INDIA as "A Vehicle of Consciousness", a company with no separation between spirituality and business, whose mission is to be an embodiment of Oneness in action. Bharat is president of The Bet Lev Foundation (USA), a Director of The StarFire Fund (USA), Founder of Insight Intensive, Gold Lake (USA), Chairman of The Lev Group (Israel) and Visionary Founder of UPLIFT.
The Co-Creators Rising Bonus Collection
In addition to Barbara’s transformative 12-week virtual course, you’ll also receive these powerful training sessions with the world’s leading visionaries and teachers. These bonus sessions are being offered to further complement what you’ll learn in the course – and take your understanding and practice to an even deeper level.
The Science of Anti-Aging
Audio Dialogue with Deepak Chopra
In this bonus session, Barbara is joined by global leader and pioneer in the field of mind-body medicine, Deepak Chopra, for a deep dialogue on the scientific basis of life extension and new means of anti-aging, greater health, happiness and longevity. They will also explore how, beyond scientific knowledge, consciousness creates everything – and what that means for you!
Deepak Chopra, M.D., is a world-renowned authority in the field of mind-body healing, a bestselling author and the founder of the Chopra Center for Wellbeing. He is the author of more than 65 books, including numerous New York Times best sellers. His medical training is in internal medicine and endocrinology, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and an adjunct professor of Executive Programs at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He is also a Distinguished Executive Scholar at Columbia Business School, Columbia University, and a Senior Scientist at the Gallup organization.
The Shared Contact with Higher Intelligence Dialogue Series
A remarkable number of luminaries share Barbara Marx Hubbard’s intuition that by creating fields of deep, co-creative resonance in groups, we can begin to open up access to higher dimensions of consciousness, including spirit guides, the deceased, angelic orders – and even beings from other planets. While this thesis is provocative, it is supported by the experience of many pioneers who have directly experienced such contact and who recognize the profound implications for humanity, if we can open this doorway to higher levels of communication and gain access to wisdom for navigating our current crises.
In this series of dialogues with some of today’s foremost thinkers, Barbara and her guests will go far beyond the usual “public” discourse to intimate personal experiences and intuitions about the implications of this contact for our world. Guests will include:
Neale Donald Walsch is a modern-day spiritual messenger whose words continue to touch the world in profound ways. With an early interest in religion and a deeply felt connection to spirituality, Neale spent the majority of his life thriving professionally, yet searching for spiritual meaning, before beginning his now famous “conversation with God.” His With God series of books has been translated into 27 languages, touching millions of lives and inspiring important changes in their day-to-day lives.
Nassim Haramein was born in Geneva, Switzerland in 1962. As early as age nine, Nassim was already discovering the universal dynamics of matter and energy, which led him on a journey toward pioneering a new approach to quantum gravity and continual developments in unified field theory. He has been delivering lectures and seminars on unification theory for over 20 years worldwide. In 2003, he founded The Resonance Project Foundation, and as its director of research, he leads teams of physicists, electrical engineers, mathematicians and other scientists to explore the frontier of unification principles and their implications.
Gordon Davidson is president and co-founder of The Center for Visionary Leadership and co-author of The Practical Visionary, Spiritual Politics (foreword by the Dalai Lama) and Builders of the Dawn. Gordon served as the executive director of the Social Investment Forum and The Center for Environmentally Responsible Economies, and he is a fellow of the World Business Academy and the Findhorn Foundation, and a member of the Transformational Leadership Council. He consults with many organizations, and offers personal coaching for leaders.
Foster Gamble is President of Clear Compass Media and co-creator of the documentary Thrive. Prior to that he taught the non-violent martial art of Aikido, facilitated conflict resolution through his course Interaction Dynamics. Foster also founded MindCenter, a brainwave feedback training center in Silicon Valley and co-founded the Sequoia Symposium, a multi-disciplinary scientific think-tank exploring Unification Theory.
Byron Belitsos is an award-winning author and book publisher, and also an editor, poet, and educator, and was editor and publisher of Birth 2012 by Barbara Marx Hubbard. After founding Origin Press (originpress.org) in 1996, Belitsos has worked with numerous leading authors including Peter Russell, Ralph Metzner, Jim Marrs, Charles Tart, James O'Dea, and Anodea Judith. Belitsos has spoken out widely about off-planet realities at numerous UFO conferences and radio and TV programs, and is best-known in the UFO community as the publisher of a three-book series by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Phil Krapf, one of the most credible and respected alien abductees. Byron is also known as a leading expert on The Urantia Book, and has written, spoken, and given workshops widely on its teachings, including appearances on GAIAM TV and Coast-to-Coast AM Radio with George Noory. He has coauthored and published four previous books about the Urantia Revelation, most recently Healing a Broken World (2013) and The Adventure of Being Human (2011). Belitsos received a B.A. (Honors) in European intellectual history from the University of Chicago in 1977 and was a Rhodes Scholarship nominee. His graduate studies have embraced history, literature, religious studies, and theology. Byron was an inaugural member of Ken Wilber’s Integral Institute and was a board member of the Democratic World Federalists and of 911truth.org. He lives in San Rafael, California.
Dr. Darrell Laham, PhD, is a scientist, technologist, entrepreneur and musician. Darrell serves as CEO of morformance, LLC, the developer of a platform laser technology for altering the resonant state of molecules with applications in pharmaceutical markets and newly issued international and US patents, including new high energy forms of aspirin and statin medications. He has extensive training and experience in statistics, measurement and experimental design, and has applied these in studies of consciousness, psychokinesis and remote viewing.
The Growing Edge of the Feminine Co-Creator
Audio Dialogue with Claire Zammit
In this bonus session, Barbara will be joined by renowned teacher Claire Zammit for a deep dive into the growing edge of the Feminine Co-creator. “Regenopause” refers to a new life cycle for women over fifty after menopause; women who are giving birth to their greater feminine potential in this new world that needs their guidance and inspiration. Claire and Barbara interact as two evolutionary women in a ground-breaking exploration that is sure to inspire you and give great insights into the emergence of the postmenopausal Feminine Co-creator getting newer rather than older!
Claire Zammit Ph.D. is the Co-creator of the Feminine Power courses for women, and co-leads a thriving learning community of hundreds of thousands of women throughout the world. She is a co-founder of Evolving Wisdom, the world’s fastest growing company specializing in Transformative Education, offering programs with Dr. Jean Houston, Neale Donald Walsch, Arielle Ford, Craig Hamilton and Katherine Woodward Thomas, in addition to her own. Claire is currently completing her doctorate in the field of Transformative Learning and Change at the California Institute of Integral Studies, researching the life-changing transformations of women in her year-long Feminine Power Mastery program. Claire is the co-author of the forthcoming book, Feminine Power: Awakening to the Creative Force of Life, and co-creator and host of the internationally acclaimed Women on the Edge of Evolution teleseries.
Relationships and the Co-Creator
Audio Workshop with Barbara Marx Hubbard and
Gay and Katie Hendricks
In this special bonus session, Barbara will be joined by renowned relationship experts Gay and Katie Hendricks to explore the keys to being a co-creator in relationship. How do two co-creators come together to create a transformative, evolving intimacy? What are the practices for Co-Creators to deepen the love and growth? This powerful session will answer this and much more.
Gay and Katie Hendricks have worked with more than 30,000 individuals and 3,000 couples in developing their method of body-centered and relationship transformation. Their bestselling Conscious Loving is used as a textbook in many graduate programs throughout the country, and Gay and Katie’s work has been reviewed or mentioned in Self, GQ, Psychology Today, Yoga Journal, Delicious, Personal Transformation and USA Today.
How to Cultivate Collective Resonance
Audio Dialogue with Barbara Marx Hubbard
and Teresa Collins
In this special bonus, Barbara will be joined by evolutionary guide Teresa Collins to explore the leading edge of how we can cultivate group resonance, which is the key to shared co-creation and the expression of collective potential and higher spiritual revelation. This session will shed great light on how you can be a part of, and work with, groups in more transformative ways.
Teresa Collins is an evolutionary woman who dedicates her life and creative work to the awakening of humanity and the co-creation of a new world. A Whole Systems thinker, curriculum designer, evolutionary guide/teacher, and graphic designer, her recent accomplishments include cocreating Gateway to Conscious Evolution (an innovative educational process and global learning community) and EVOLVE.org with partners Barbara Marx Hubbard and Marshall Lefferts. She currently serves as Gateway’s program director and senior mentor, empowering hundreds of people each year to learn about and engage in self and social conscious evolution.
What Thought Leaders Are Saying About Barbara Marx Hubbard...
There is no doubt in my mind that Barbara Marx Hubbard – who helped introduce the concept of futurism to society – is the best informed human now alive regarding futurism and the foresights it has produced.
– Buckminster Fuller
Barbara Marx Hubbard has become the voice for conscious evolution in our times.
– Deepak Chopra
Barbara Marx Hubbard is one of America’s brightest lights. She makes this very complicated moment in history seem like a glorious opportunity. She gives guidance, and she gives hope.
– Marianne Williamson
Barbara Marx Hubbard is one of the truly great visionaries of our time. Breathtaking in scope and stunning in insight, Barbara is providing a blueprint for the reconstruction of human reality so bold and yet so completely right, as to ignite the deepest sense within us that we can, and we must, join in this co-creation now.
– Neale Donald Walsch
Here’s What You’ll Receive
Twelve 90-Minute Recorded Class Sessions with Barbara Marx Hubbard
Experience a rare opportunity to be mentored and learn with one of the world’s leading spiritual teachers – from the comfort of your own home. Each class session includes renowned guest faculty, and helps you create the specific skills and abilities to awaken your spiritual potential.
Twelve PDF Transcripts of Each
In addition to the MP3 audios, you’ll also receive the entire class transcription in PDF format. This way you can review, print and highlight the most important insights and practices that you’ll learn.
Exercises and Questions
for Each Lesson
After each lesson, you will then have the option to do related exercises and answer questions in order to accelerate your learning and integrate each week’s lesson.
The Co-Creators Rising Bonus Collection
- The Science of Anti-Aging
Audio Dialogue with Deepak Chopra
- The Shared Contact with Higher Intelligence Dialogue Series
- Regenopause: The Growing Edge of the Feminine Co-Creator
Audio Dialogue with Claire Zammit
- Relationships and the Co-Creator
Audio Workshop with Barbara Marx Hubbard and Gay
and Katie Hendricks
- How to Cultivate Collective Resonance
Audio Dialogue with Barbara Marx Hubbard and Teresa Collins
An Unprecedented Opportunity to Join the Co-Creators Rising Virtual Course
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Because Barbara is so sought after, she has not been able to offer her unique teachings to all the parts of the world that would like to host her. Through this powerful online format, you’ll not only save time and money on retreat costs (plus travel, accommodations and meals, which would cost thousands of dollars). But you’ll also be able to benefit from her incredible teachings and transmission from the comfort of your home – at your own pace!
If you are serious about your spiritual evolution, you owe it to yourself, your loved ones and our world to take this one-of-a-kind training with Barbara Marx Hubbard.
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More Praise for Barbara Marx Hubbard...
If you are an evolutionary and you are riding the waves of deep change in this changing and challenging world and you want to make a difference and contribute to a more peaceful, joyous and loving world, you don’t want to miss the insightful, evolutionary and loving teachings and sharing of a wonderful role model for conscious evolution that is our dear beloved Barbara Marx Hubbard and the wonderful and visionary friends she teaches with. You are not alone in your evolutionary consciousness and sharing with an enlightened community of kindred spirits makes all the difference in the world.
– Adriana Colotti Comel, Mexico City, Mexico
I find myself marveling at Barbara’s capacity to be both authentically living from her Essence, while also allowing her most vulnerable human self to be present. She is a great model of inspiration for what it means to live with passion and enthusiasm, at any age. Just being in her presence (her laugh!) consistently fills me with joy. And WOW, her guests include leading edge evolutionists that share relevant wayshower skills, but more importantly, ignite powerful ripple effects through the participants to co-create a hopeful, collaborative, sustainable future. – Celeste Hamman, Austin, TX
One of the biggest insights has been to see how much great wonder and passion is happening across the globe. To learn about and connect with these amazing people has been life changing. The weekly sessions are an integral part of my week and I can feel the transformation becoming more embodied. Each week I connect with someone or something that deeply moves me, and I can feel the change permeate my being.
– Nikki Thompson Roma, Queensland, Australia
Being with Barbara on this marvelous journey is far-reaching, exciting, challenging, and non-threatening. It will surface more questions and give you tools to accompany them into the next cycle of evolution and personal transformation.
– Pam Falkowski, Vancouver & Long Island
Barbara was for me to teacher that appeared at exactly the right moment while I am in an exciting, inspiring but at times also confusing and overwhelming transition in my life. Barbara’s teachings really made me so much more aware of my interconnectedness to all human beings on the planet and empowered me to make my biggest contribution and enrich my life at the same time. Life transforming!
– Anna Herremans, Panama City, Panama
Through the past months with Barbara, her luminary guests and my evolutionary circle I have come into a much deeper knowing of my own soul calling...I clearly know that the time spent in communion with her and others has brought distinctions for me as to what my next steps will be along my path and has inspired me to move forward and declare who I am in my fullest expression.
– Gaye Abbott, Austin, TX
Barbara has guided me to look for what is good.. to accept that the old paradigm is crumbling and to let it be.. and to focus our attention on what is working ... and now eventually becoming innovative, exploring new ways of being and thinking that support a precious new paradigm that we the people are co-creating together... and it feels good.. People used to talk about how we are all one and I didn’t really get it... I get it now.. From an evolutionary perspective we are now REALLY recognising ourselves as a whole organism with an evolving consciousness ...we have the power to direct our future ....and that is exciting... If you would like to more deeply connect with your passion, your vocational arousal...feel more empowered... and contribute to co-creating a world that is compassionate, caring, just, loving creative and sustainable, then get involved... you will be pleased you did!
– Mia Peace Cairns, Qld Australia
About Barbara Marx Hubbard...
Barbara Marx Hubbard has been called "the voice for conscious evolution of our time" by Deepak Chopra and is the subject of Neale Donald Walsch’s new book, The Mother of Invention. A prolific author, visionary, social innovator, evolutionary thinker and educator, she is co-founder and president of the Foundation for Conscious Evolution. She is the producer and narrator of the award-winning documentary series entitled Humanity Ascending: A New Way through Together, and has recently partnered with The Shift Network as a global ambassador for the conscious evolution movement; a shift from evolution by chance towards evolution by choice.
Along with The Shift Network, Barbara launched the “Agents of Conscious Evolution” training and formed a global team to co-produce a global multimedia event entitled, Birth 2012: Co-Creating a Planetary Shift in Time on Dec. 22, 2012 – a historic, turning-point event; awakening the social, spiritual, scientific and technological potential of humanity.
In 1984, Barbara’s name was placed in nomination for the Vice Presidency of the United States on the Democratic ticket, calling for a “Peace Room” to scan for, map, connect and communicate what is working in America and the world. Barbara also co-chaired a number of Soviet-American Citizen Summits, introducing a new concept called “SYNCON” to foster synergistic convergence with opposing groups. She has established a Chair in Conscious Evolution at Wisdom University and is a member of many progressive organizations, including Evolutionary Leaders Group, Transformational Leadership Council, the Alliance for Global New Thought (AGNT), as well as The World Future Society.
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