Welcome! The writings and articles below are the accumulated teachings of Tanis Helliwell and the International Institute for Transformation. They are free for your use – and please do share as widely as you wish. We are all learning from each other and from our own experience. Enjoy!

Ancestor & Family Healing Retreat Part 1

The Gift of the Labyrinth

by Sally Burnley Labyrinths with their very recognizable designs represent a universal single path of entering, walking a circuitous path, ending the journey in the center, receiving, and then walking out. Archeological discoveries believe that Labyrinths have been in existence

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Newsletter – Nov. 2014

November Newsletter is now here! INSIDE: – Free Teleconference Nov. 15: Rise of the Unconscious – Early bird price ends in 21 days: Spiritual Transformation course – Article: Motorcycling – a Spiritual Metaphor For full newsletter, link HERE

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Adversity and Benefits

Adversity and Benefits Go Hand in Hand By Tanis Helliwell I’ve been on an inner journey since last October. It started when I discovered that a stream was flowing under my house. Kind of cool in theory to have fresh

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Ways of Knowing

By Tanis Helliwell Knowing defined in the dictionary is:  to be able to discriminate between true and untrue. The Two Major Kinds of Knowing Throughout history there have been two major ways of knowing. The first system involves collection and

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Access Your Soul

Ways to Access Your Soul By Tanis Helliwell Under thy great sky in solitude and silence, with humble heart I shall stand before thee face to face. —Rabindranath Tagore  The summer is a wonderful time to slow down and reflect

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The Paradox of our Time

By Tanis Helliwell  Our Difficult Questions With the difficulties that we have been facing in the world these last years I have been giving more and more thought to what will be the same and what will be different in

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Stages in our Soul’s Growth

By Tanis Helliwell  Stage one: In the first part of our life—until we reach our early twenties—we are trying to learn our societies’ rules so that we can fit in and not be a danger to it or to ourselves.

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Newsletter – July 2014

July Newsletter is now here! Inside: – Living Love Meditation Retreat: July 20-26 – Sneak Peek: New Spiritual Transformation Course – Elemental workshops this Fall For full newsletter, link HERE Subscribe to our newsletter HERE.

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Dreaming a New Dream

By Tanis Helliwell To awaken from this third dimensional dream, that we think is reality, we need to be able to conceive of a different reality than the one we have currently. We need to believe that it is possible

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Children Seek Purpose

By Tanis Helliwell  “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeing new landscapes but in having new eyes.” Proust Close to Home When my nephew Eric was 15 he went through a deep depression. He lost 25 pounds in

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