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Contact Info:
Gatineau, QC J9H 4X2 CANADA

Anne-Marie Lafortune, M.S.

Focusing Trainer
Focusing Trainer Information:
  • I offer Focusing training in individual sessions.
  • I offer Focusing training in individual phone sessions.
  • I offer Focusing workshops.
  • I am available for public presentations.
  • I offer Focusing Workshops by phone.
  • I am available to travel to teach workshops.
Focusing Trainer Specialty Areas: Spirituality/Meditation, Body Work, Creative process, Parenting, Business, Work Projects, Social Change/ Conflict Mediation/ Community Development
Other Focusing Trainer Specialty Areas: Distancing
Personal Statement about Training Program:
Focusing for me is like coming back home, a guest house full of mystery and magic. Focusing is about sensing life force; sensing pain, discomfort, anger, grief, fear as something calling for attention, craving for presence; sensing the body as a being of its own rhythms and intentions, infused with aliveness. However, focusing is not only about pain and trauma, or longing, it is also about sensing dreams, joy, peace and all the love and gratitude within.

This is why, I would love to have the privilege of facilitating your journey to come back to your home, to your guest house.

A Sample of my Work:
The Guest House, written by Rumi, is my focusing token to you

I am grateful for your commitment to yourself in search of a Focusing trainer and would like to offer you a song, written by Andrew Lawrence, that I heartfully enjoy entitled “God danced the day you were born”. You can find the melody at

My Publications:
Another sample of my work is my research project on “Distance Process’’ in Focusing that can be found on the Focusing Resources ( and The International Focusing Institute ( websites.
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