Over the course of 9-months you will unfold and birth the wild, glorious, untamed parts of who you are, uncovering the sometimes neglected aspects of you that hold great power and wisdom. You will discover new aspects and come back to yourself, defining that which you are devoted to and reclaiming aliveness and pleasure that is your birthright.
This group is an invitation for you to engage with yourself—with your living, feeling body as a portal to unlocking who you truly are.
This study group draws on Michaela’s work “The Wild Woman’s Way” as well as the teachings of her lineage. You will learn from her directly as she shares insights, teachings, gives transmission and assigns practices.
In this highly personalized format you have the opportunity to draw directly on her vast experience as a counselor and teacher as well as learn from her direct applications of the practices and her experience as a practitioner in the engagement with adversity, loss and success.
Each practice and session is designed as a portal – an entry point – into our vast and rich inner landscape which you can explore in between sessions.
In each meeting we will immerse into specifically themed embodied movement, sacred ritual and self-inquiry, integrating body, heart and mind to foster personal empowerment, deeper connection and understanding of who you are as a woman.
Through these practices you will gain the ability to cognitively translate this bodily learning into engagement with a partner, your career and your chosen community.
What you will receive as part of the Study Group:
Four 6 hour live online Zoom sessions:
Access to Online Portal:
Special Format due to Covid-19 Considerations:
Since we don’t know when in-person meetings will be possible again, we have planned this years course with online meetings. We intend to add in-person meetings in Amsterdam, Ojai and Melbourne when it is safe to do so.
Community & Connection
In addition to the immersive learning you will have the chance to connect with like-minded women from all across the globe, which will add richness and a depth of community. Through the online platform and a private, moderated Facebook group you will have the opportunity to ask us and each other questions, connect and share your journey through these nine months.
Enrollment in this program entitles you to a 50% discount on all events hosted by Michaela and Steve for a full year including 5-Day Immersion and Teacher Training (discount cannot be combined with other promotions or discounts).
Each Women’s Study Group is specifically designed to utilize the length of time between meetings to foster lasting learning and give ample time to integrate the practices on a somatic, emotional and cognitive level.
Each year’s group has a specific curriculum and each meeting builds and expands on previous learning. You can pace the intensity of your engagement by adjusting the duration and frequency of your practices.
In Year 4 we explore the union of masculine and feminine principles through deity yoga, subtle body practices, embodiment exercises, talk process and art.
You are welcome to attend both streams or divide your time between them. We scheduled stream A to accommodate London, Amsterdam and Melbourne times, Stream B is scheduled to accommodate the US and Melbourne. We have already accounted for EU, US and Australia daylight savings time changes, which is why some of the times jump in Spring and Fall.
March 28 London | 9am to 3pm
March 28 Amsterdam | 10am to 4pm
March 28 Los Angeles | 1am to 7am
March 28 Melbourne | 7pm to 1am
March 28 Los Angeles | 1pm to 7pm
March 28 London | 9pm to 3am
March 28 Amsterdam | 10pm to 4am
March 29 Melbourne | 7am to 1pm
May 30 London | 9am to 3pm
May 30 Amsterdam | 10am to 4pm
May 30 Los Angeles | 1am to 7am
May 30 Melbourne | 6pm to 12am
May 30 Los Angeles | 1pm to 7pm
May 30 London | 9pm to 3am
May 30 Amsterdam | 10pm to 4pm
May 31 Melbourne | 6am to 12pm/Noon
Sept. 19 London | 9am to 3pm
Sept. 19 Amsterdam | 10am to 4pm
Sept. 19 Los Angeles | 1am to 7am
Sept. 19 Melbourne | 6pm to 12am
Sept. 19 Los Angeles | 1pm to 7pm
Sept. 19 London | 9pm to 3am
Sept. 19 Amsterdam | 10pm to 4am
Sept. 20 Melbourne | 6am to 12pm/Noon
Nov. 14 London | 9am to 3pm
Nov. 14 Amsterdam | 10am to 4pm
Nov. 14 Los Angeles | 1am to 7am
Nov. 14 Melbourne | 8pm to 2am
Nov. 14 Los Angeles | 1pm to 7pm
Nov. 14 London | 9pm to 3am
Nov. 14 Amsterdam | 10pm to 4am
Nov. 15 Melbourne | 8am to 2pm
Michaela is a gifted teacher who is able to create a time and space for real and safe exploration of aspects of myself I want to bring more fully into my life. I am deeply grateful for the impact she has and the gift she imparts through her courses.
I found the processes to be both gentle and mind-blowingly profound. I really enjoy the contrast and resonance between Michaela and Steve, which makes for both richness and humour. Both Steve and Michaela’s depth of practice is abundantly clear, and their contrasting bodywork practices open the body in wonderfully different and complimentary ways.
Michaela’s workshop was like nothing I’d ever experienced. I feel changed on a cellular level; I am not the same person I was before. Michaela is an absolute force of nature. She is funny, incredibly alive and understands women’s needs deeply. She has somehow managed to pack about 10 lifetimes of wisdom into one half life. I can’t recommend her offerings enough.
Michaela Is awesome! A great teacher of woman’s practice, taking us to new places in our bodies and hearts. She is artful in her instruction, sensitive with feeling into her students and discerning and intelligent with her responses. She is a master of her time, passing along ancient teaching with heart and wisdom.
Two words that describe it for me: LIFE CHANGING. It was what I needed, what I’ve been longing for. My feminine was so embraced and nurtured in beautiful surroundings and every participant gifted me with an experience that has truly allowed me to embody me. To be. Me. I felt reset. I felt like I’ve never felt and from this point on there is no turning back.
Michaela Boehm teaches and counsels internationally as an expert in intimacy and sexuality. Born and raised in Austria, Michaela combines her training in psychology and extensive clinical counseling experience with her in-depth training in the yogic arts as a classical Kashmiri Tantric lineage holder. Michaela’s approach empowers her students through an eclectic mix of education, experiential exercises and guided explorations. Known for her work with high-performing individuals, her ongoing private clients include Oscar-winning actors, producers, business pioneers, and multiple Grammy-winning musicians. Michaela is the Author of “The Wild Woman’s Way”, published by Simon & Schuster/Atria in August 2018. She lives on an organic farm in California where she rescues and rehabilitates animals.Read more
Steve James travels internationally teaching somatic practices, meditation, yoga, as well as leading explorations in contemplative, mystic, and relational realms.Known for his intelligent, grounded approach and his dedication to first-hand research he has extensive experience in elite athletic performance, contemplative and spiritual disciplines, the arts, extreme outdoor survival, and human behavior.In addition to private client work and international public workshops, Steve has released a DVD series of his movement approach called the Movement Koan® Method, a fusion of joint-nourishing movement and body-based mindfulness.Read more
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