Are you suffering from Post-Traumatic Election Distress (PTED)?

February 17, 2017 at 3:05 PM    Posted by Drs. Ron & Mary Hulnick

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Based upon the level of emotional disturbance and “I’m upset because…” we’re witnessing during this unusual post-election season, we’ve been asked about our perspective regarding it all. Especially, of course, if you’re a USM student or grad, you won’t be surprised to hear us begin with one of the Principles of Spiritual Psychology—How you relate to the issue IS the issue.

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Topics: Spiritual Psychology, Spiritual Awakening, Spiritual Practice, Peace, Activism, Election, Higher Ground

Is Peace Possible?

July 12, 2016 at 2:03 PM    Posted by Drs. Ron & Mary Hulnick

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“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there.” –Jalaluddin Rumi

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Topics: Spiritual Psychology, Peace

Spiritual Psychology and … Money?

June 4, 2016 at 12:35 AM    Posted by Drs. Ron & Mary Hulnick

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One of the most frequent questions we are asked is: “What is the relationship, if any, between Spirituality and money.” Obviously, it’s not a direct correlation since if it were, the most Spiritually advanced people would be the richest—and we know experientially that’s simply not so, unless of course, you define Mother Teresa as a terribly low achiever Spiritually, living and serving the way she did among the poorest of the poor.

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Topics: Spiritual Psychology, Spiritual Awakening, Finances, Money

Choosing Life

April 13, 2016 at 5:01 PM    Posted by Drs. Ron & Mary Hulnick

Choosing-Life_630x275-1.jpg A week ago, our Beloved outdoor kitty, Theresa, who came into our lives through our mutual adoption of her and her of us about 18 months ago, was snatched by a coyote intent on making her its breakfast. Through Grace, our assistant Peggy “happened” to arrive at our home and in Divine timing turned her head, thus seeing the coyote running up the driveway to our neighbor’s house with Beloved Theresa in her mouth.

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Topics: Spiritual Psychology, Gratitude, Blessings, Possibility, Inspiration, Meaning, Receiving, Intuition

A Spiritual Psychology Perspective on Addiction & Recovery

March 14, 2016 at 5:05 PM    Posted by Drs. Ron & Mary Hulnick

A Spiritual Psychology Perspective on Addiction and Recovery I suspect it’s not unusual that at most gatherings where people come together seeking deep healing and growth, a fair number of participants have been involved in the worlds of addiction and recovery. That’s certainly been our experience over the years at the University of Santa Monica. During a recent class, a woman by the name of Jennifer stood up seeking clarification pertaining to a dilemma she was experiencing that we recognize as quite common among people in recovery.

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Topics: Spiritual Psychology, Addiction, Addiction & Recovery

Relationships: The Inner Conversation

February 20, 2016 at 11:05 PM    Posted by Drs. Ron & Mary Hulnick

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Intimate relationships are one of the most exquisite opportunities for you to deepen—yes—ripen in your capacity—your readiness and willingness to reside in the Loving that you are and to show up in the Awareness of your already Open Heart as the Presence of Love.

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Topics: Spiritual Psychology, Spiritual Awakening, Relationships, Receiving

What’s Your Vision for 2016?

January 21, 2016 at 1:41 PM    Posted by Drs. Ron & Mary Hulnick

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What’s your vision for yourself and your life in the year ahead—and beyond? Is it both aspirational and inspirational? Filled with expansive possibilities, purpose, and promise? Perhaps your vision is lovely and charming? Maybe your Heart is humming with anticipation? Are you flowing—blossoming in a life stream that brings you alive and nourishes your Heart and Soul?

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Topics: Spiritual Psychology, Gratitude, Blessings, Possibility, Calling of Your Heart, Heartfelt Dreams, Purpose, Inspiration, Living into Your Vision, Meaning, Receiving, Intuition

Gratitude—The Spirit of Thanksgiving

November 23, 2015 at 5:42 PM    Posted by Drs. Ron & Mary Hulnick

gratitude-heart-tree-3_111715.jpgThere’s a delightful quote I remember from reading Winnie-the-Pooh as a child: “Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude.”

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Topics: Spiritual Psychology, Spiritual Practice, Love, Gratitude, Thanksgiving, Mindfulness, Blessings