Our Mission: Authentic Freedom Academy is a center for experiential education, supporting the transformation of human consciousness through the integration of Western psychology and Western Spirituality, equipping students to be agents of positive, non-violent change in the world. We accomplish this mission through: writing and publishing one-on-one mentoring local and online courses on-going service to … Read moreMission Possible!
Authentic Freedom Academy, founded by Lauri Ann Lumby, OM, MATS, provides empowerment training through: Local, on-line and e-courses Workshops and Retreats One-on-one mentoring and consulting Writing and Publishing What is Empowerment Training? Empowerment training arises out of the deepest longing of the human Soul to find meaning and purpose in our lives through our own unique … Read moreWhat is Authentic Freedom?
The purpose of a midlife crisis, perimenopause and menopause (from a spiritual perspective) is to move us beyond childbearing to birthing ourselves…and this is as true for men as it is for women. During midlife and menopause, we are invited to leave behind the life we have known to make room for the new life … Read moreMidlife and Menopause – Confronting our Shadow
Today I explore the invitation while in the spiritual desert to embrace radical surrender – a challenging task for anyone, most especially those like me who revel in order and routine. Thriving on Routine I have a confession to make. I am a “J”. Now, let me explain what that means. In the Jungian … Read moreRadical Surrender