Bob graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 1971 and holds a B. S. in Business Administration. After successful years in the business world, he began to explore spirituality and consciousness in 1991. He has practiced and taught meditation and yoga since 1991. He has taught stress management and performance enhancement at Duke University and independently. He has traveled globally focusing on third world cultures. His spectrum of diverse experiences has provided him insights and openings to himself which he willingly shares with others. He has been facilitating Holotropic Breathwork sessions since 1993 and is certified by the founding group GTT. He is a licensed massage therapist , an approved provider for continuing education for massage therapists, and a certified instructor of Touch for Health. His love of nature is displayed at his retreat in Mebane, North Carolina where he lives.
A highly experiential method, Holotropic Breathwork combines deep relaxation, enhanced breathing, evocative music, expressive/integrative bodywork, art, and group process. Facilitated by the breath, and surrendering in trust to the intrinsic wisdom of the body, psyche, and spirit, it offers unusual healing potential.
Nestled on a mat with closed eyes in a safe setting, this unstructured and highly experiential process provides an opportunity to express whatever is needed. By activating the unconscious and mobilizing blocked energies, Holotropic Breathwork accesses unfinished issues from our postnatal biography,