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About LLR
Living Love Revolution is a community of people who see embodying love as an essential value in their daily lives and who come together to spread love and joy.  LLR is a non-heirarchical, self-organizing, experience-based system of healing that focuses on expansion, liberation and sovereignty.

LLR is also the life work and spiritual calling of Reverend Teri D. Ciacchi, MSW. Her work & calling are a form of integrated social change activism which results in classes, workshops, events and personal healing sessions that ask individuals to love themselves, love each other and form sustainable communities based on a love ethic.

Join Us

As always the LLR is looking for consorts and playmates who want to enter into the paradigm we are generating or who find their own work is aligned with what we are creating.

What are we creating? A vibrant alternative culture based on Love, Sacred Activism, Sacred Economics/Gift Economy, EcoMagicks, Embodied Mediation, Permaculture, “Right Use of Trash” and Holistic Integration of the Self. We welcome people who are actively working on expanding the parts of themselves that are loving, spacious, and non aggressive.


Services
Teri and the LLR Teaching Collective invent and teach workshops and events where people learn how to understand and love themselves, counsel each other, and treat each other with respect and reverence.


In addition to the classes and events given in this newsletter, the following services are available by appointment at individually negotiated rates; including gift economy barter and trades. Free15 min consultations.
Call 206-612-3511 for your free consult today!
 
  • Event Production, Networking & PR
  • LLR Teacher Training, Mentoring & Developement 
  • Group Facilitation for Timely Effective Meetings
  • Conflict Resolution, Mediation and Wise Witnessing for 2 or more
  • Holistic Healing Sessions for Individuals, Couples, Triads and Families of choice
  • Daddy Doula Serives
  • Aphrodite Priestess Training
  • Sacred Intimate Healing Sessions
  • Sacred Sexuality Edication
  • Natural Burial Ceremonies & Funeral Rites at Herland Natural Burial Forest
Healing Sessions for Individuals, Couples, and Small Groups
I offer my healing services to individual adults, couples, poly groups of all configurations, and adults in chosen families. I provide loving witness, high quality attention, and clear effective communication skills to all of my clients.

Because I am committed to human liberation and empowerment I can provide healing to members of "alternative communities" including people who identify as queer, trans/gender-variant, poly, pagan, kinky, sex positive, or otherwise intentionally non-mainstream. I am a great counselor of people of all genders and sexual orientations who want nonjudgmental listening about sexually explicit or alternative sexuality issues. I am an ideal counselor for people who work in the sex industry. I am trained to work within sacred sexuality contexts.


Sacred Sexuality Shamanic Healing Sessions
I offer these individual or small group sessions to facilitate healing for people who have a history of specific traumatic or unsettling sexual experiences that they are now ready to resolve. Sacred space will be created, clear emotional presencing and spiritual witnessing will occur.

Aphrodite Temple Priestess Training

Would you like to become a Transpersonal resource of Love for your communities?
Click here for more information

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Living Love Revolution December/January Newsletter
Hail Eris! Out with the Old in with the New


BEING GROUNDED is always helpful,
I offer you this audio recording 

Let's be real people, the last part of 2016 has been difficult. I completely agree with this John Oliver video. You can see my blog Post-Election Apocalypse Descent here. I have spent a lot of my time considering how to more deeply embed consent and body sovereignty into our communities LLR Consent Culture project.
Eureka! as I sat down to edit this newsletter, (heart felt thanks to both Madeline Beatrix Adams & Tracey Brown for helping me make it happen), some good news rolled in. President Obama's Administration has blocked the final permit to the Dakota Access Pipeline and the pipeline progress must stop now until there is a more thorough environmental study.
Oh, and for those of you wondering about my health, I am happy to report that 2 months of: receiving twice a week sessions with Dr. Mitch Stargrove and swimming 3-5 times a week and Feldenkrais with Jacqueline and all of your prayers and energy have healed my neck.

 

 

 

 

Martin Ericksen our friend and member of the Surrender Guardian team went to Standing Rock. Here is the video of his experience as a veteran who recently retired from 30 years of service in the military

 


 

 

 

Portland Ancestral Medicine Practice Group
Thursday December 8th

Song of Stardust House  
5234 SE 54th Portland OR 97206
7-9pm $5-$20

This is an ongoing practice group for those who have either attended a weekend Ancestral Medicine training or a private session with Daniel to continue the ancestral medicine work. This group will be hosted once a month, with a rotating location between three homes in Portland. The gatherings will be loosely facilitated to support everyone coming into the work at the level where they are at, and to foster affinity and connection.
 Facebook invite
If you would like to attend but do not meet the requirements
you can book a session with Daniel
Daniel will be in PDX for another weekend intensive Feb 24-26, 2017 


 

Hermetic Praxis Group
Saturday December 10, 2016

Song of Stardust House  
5234 SE 54th Portland OR 97206
Chris Poor leads us in reading and contemplating the Hermetica.
We do Dream Yoga and other magical work and report back to the group in these monthly gatherings. Call for info 201-612-3511


Magical Baths for Unwinding & Protection
Thursday December 15th

Song of Stardust House  
5234 SE 54th Portland OR 97206

7-9pm $20

A Waning Gibbous Moon in Cancer will watch over us and influence our work as we explore the doTerra essential oils whose healing and aromatic qualities make them the best choice for unwinding and Protection. Each participant will make three bath salts with 3-5 oils. A myriad of Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade essential oils will be available for your creative use. Teri & Tracey will happily teach you what they know and bring their reference books for you to thumb through. We will also have clays, baking sodas, rosemary and other medicinal plant materials to choose from. Keep your finished artisanal bath salts for yourself or gift to your beloveds; either way you'll have a more relaxed and sensuous presence this holiday season




 

 

Reverend Teri D. Ciacchi in Seattle
Monday December 19th-Wednesday 21st

Please call or text Teri to schedule a counseling, coaching or mediation session. The list of her services and her contact info is below $75-$150 per hour


 

Cascadia New Moon EcoMagicks
throughout Cascadia in your homes and hearts

  How do you honor the full & new moon and embody EcoMagick in Cascadia?

Tuesday December 13th, Full Moon in Gemini

Thursday December 29,  New Moon in Capricorn

Thursday January 12 Full Moon in Cancer

Saturday January 28 New Moon in Aquarius

Here are the details on what Reverend Ciacchi will be doing



 

Jesus Christ Superstar Karaoke
Saturday December 24th 7pm

Song of Stardust House  
5234 SE 54th Portland OR 97206
This is the 5th year of doing this which makes it a Living Love Revolution tradition. Come over with your favorite beverages and yule snacks on Christmas Eve, get filled with the ecstatic spirit and watch this movie while singing along loudly.  Happy Holidays!

 

LLR Work Party 1pm-5pm
"Goodbye 2016" Party 7pm-1am

Saturday December 31st  

Song of Stardust House
 5234 SE 54
th Portland, OR 97206
 

All members of the Living Love Revolution community are welcome to join LLR Aphrodite Temple Manager Madeline Adams to sort and organize all of the magical and mundane objects that go to support our upcoming Aphrodite Temples in January and February 2017.
It is great fun and a wonderful way to serve the Goddess. Marvel at the jewels and altar supplies, count candles and sort saris into Temple Theme colors. 

At 7 pm, gather to Say Goodbye to 2016 Rite. We will share music, conversation, poetry, and independent films and together psychopomp 2016 into the history books and out of our lives. Bring your favorite beverages and a snack or two to share.

  


 

Cascadia Holistic Peer Counseling (CHPC)
FREE Introduction Class!

Tuesdays January 10th & January 17th 
Song of Stardust House
 5234 SE 54
th Portland, OR 97206
 

Holistic Peer Counseling can function as an "emotional yoga" giving you the ability to know when your internal state needs loving attention and training you in communication skills that help you Be with emotions and dis-spell trance traumas from the past.  The 2017 course will be held on Tuesday nights6:30-10pm and will begin in January and end in April. The "anchor" class will be in Portland and there will be online pods in Kennewick, WA with Jennifer McCann, Seattle, WA with Kat Camp and other pods are gathering in Bandon, OR and elsewhere. Call 206-612-3511 for direct response (Register & Read More…)
 




EcoSex Salon: Poetry & Snuggle
Friday January 13th
Song of Stardust House
 5234 SE 54
th Portland, OR 97206
$10-$20 NOTAFLOF


Once Again Reverend Ciacchi & Mark Welch will be hosting a four month series of EcoSex Salons on 2nd Fridays. We are build Surrender EcoSex community and raising money for the scholarship fund. Madeline Adams and others will be reading poetry and a facilitated snuggle will occcur. If you have performance poetry, music, dance or other contributions to share let us know.  Dates are set for Friday February 10, Friday March 10, & Friday April 14 
 

Living Love Revolution  Aphrodite Temples 2017 Dates

Temples are three day Aphrodisiacal Education Retreats for adults. They are Sex Magick Rituals held in sacred space in beautiful environments. Our facilitators are experienced magical practitioners who are skilled trauma awareness, healing modalities and verbal consent protocols. We are dedicated to generating the experience of Transpersonal Love and creating sex-positive, body-sovereign, consent-oriented, queer-centric, and poly-normative sacred space. People of all bodies, ethnicities, relationship statuses, sexual preferences and identities are welcome



 

January 5-8th LLR Priestess only Aphrodite Temple

Song of Stardust House in SE PDX
 

This teaching Temple gives all the priestesses in training the opportunity to lead parts of the temple program in a relaxed and loving atmosphere. Initiations are also done at this time for those priestesses who have completed the on line course of study. Imago Dei or image of God will be the focus here, where do our ideas and images of Aphrodite come from. Can we generate our own?



 

February 17-19th 2017
 LLR Aphrodite Temple of Breath & Embodiment
House of Breath Beaverton, Oregon  $350-$500

 

Three days of breath and embodiment experiences with deity invocation that bring you into your own understanding of body sovereignty and desire. Exquisitely facilitated by Priestesses who hold a safe and consent based container for participants. Registration opens on December 12th. Call Reverend Teri D. Ciacchi 206-612-3511 to start registration by scheduling a screening call.

 
May 12-14th 2017
Spring LLR Aphrodite Temple

Registration will open in February
 


LLR is producing this fabulous training for our communities:

The Zendo Project for Psychedelic Harm Reduction
Saturday April 29th 2017

Song of Stardust House
 5234 SE 54
th Portland, OR 97206
$50-$100  1pm-5pm

This year, millions of people will use psychedelics outside of supervised medical contexts, many of them for the first time. Difficult psychedelic experiences can be frightening, but also potentially among the most valuable experiences someone can have. What can you do to help someone having a difficult psychedelic experience? What techniques are available for helping transform a potentially traumatic situation into a positive or even therapeutic one? What role has the Zendo Project played at festivals, and what take-home messages are available for others interested in psychedelic harm reduction?  

About The Zendo Project

The Zendo Project provides a supportive environment and specialized care designed to transform difficult psychedelic experiences into valuable learning opportunities, and even potentially offer healing and growth. In turn, our work reduces the number of drug-related hospitalizations and arrests. Learn more at zendoproject.org

About Presenter Sara Gael

Sara received her Master’s degree in Transpersonal Counseling Psychology at Naropa University. She is the Director of Harm Reduction and the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies. She maintains a private practice as a psychotherapist specializing in trauma and non-ordinary states of consciousness. Sara believes that developing a comprehensive understanding of psychedelic medicines through research and education is essential for the health and well being of individuals, communities, and the planet.

 

 
“If you are not generating as much culture as you are consuming, you’re in trouble” -Antero Alli

Looking for inspiration? Meet the authors and activists that resonate with Living Love Revolution. Check out the many wonderful links and videos compiled over the last month! Click here to read the current media stream!

More media to consume: Mycelium, Bees and Stardust are the central mysteries of the Living Love Revolution. You can hear some of my understanding here in this podcast: Mycelium Bees and Stardust: Looking to Nature for Our Humanity
 
Living Love Revolution Recommends
Megan Pedone's Holiday Massage Specials

 I am Megan Pedone, a massage therapist with over ten years experience in  Swedish and deep-tissue massage. Since 2013, I have worked extensively  with clients suffering chronic and terminal illnesses, particularly ALS. Recently,  I have been trained in aromatherapy and use doTerra oils in my practice. To  also enhance what I do, I've taken CHPC (Cascadia Holistic Peer Counseling)  to better be present with my clients and if they are so inclined to need it, give  them positive feedback in our conversations; I've also had training in anchoring  and grounding a space to make it the most relaxing possible. I became a massage therapist because I wanted to have a career where I could give to others instead of take away, where I can heal and help. I am gentle, yet firm, can find places on you that need attention that you didn't even know about and give suggestions on ways for you to optimize your range-of-motion and more deeply relax.  It's time to take care of you! Give me a call today! 360-771-7192

 


Numen Naturae The Magician's Wand


Teri shows off her newly published article in Casandra John’s Numen Naturae: The Magician’s Wand Book. Available for $30 from House of Hands Press

 

I am delighted and beyond proud to share my essay of Magickal instruction: “The Line, The Cross and the Circle: How Magick Begins” in Casandra Johns newly published Book Numen Naturae: The Magician’s Wand. Casandra edited and did the graphic design for the book under her newly established business: House of Hands. You can buy a copy of this book for $30 here

It is a limited first edition run for 100 books, each of these books includes a hand printed tarot card, which Casandra created on her table top printing press.
Read More

 



 

EcoSexuality: When Nature Inspires the Arts of Love
 
This book, co-edited by Lindsay Hagamen and Serena Gaia Anderlini D'Onofrio, is filled with essays by people we know who are the leaders of the EcoSex movement. Enjoy works by Teri Ciacchi, Veronica Monet and Charles Eisenstein and many more.

You can pick up this book from Teri or Lindsay or at Surrender. 
For more information visit ecosexbook.com






 


Dr. Mitchell Bebel Stargrove & Dr. Lori Beth Stargrove


 

 




Shanya Luther M.Div.
 Among Friends: Social-Sexual Support Services



 


Rain Crowe      Calling Ourselves Home
Ritual Priestess ~ Group Facilitation ~ Conflict Mediation ~ Customized Process Design ~ Original Coursework 

A curriculum of classes offered in person and on line,see website for more info

The Burning Times Never Ended: A story of Disenchantment and  Remembering Resistance

Trauma Aware Conflict Transformation: Building Resilient Interdependence

Longing to Belong; An Unsettling Journey
The Wylder Edge : Re-Enchanting Ourselves to the World Song

 





Benjamin Pixie &
The Pixie Traveling Medicine Show


A New roadshow will be starting in Jan 2017 Itinerary Here

Pixie Medicine and Honey Now Available
in Portland through LLR 

Call Benjamin to place order and
I will call you when it's ready! 
$20 quarts of honey call or come by!
More details here



Dr. Betty Martin 
Coaching, mentoring and supervision, classes, cuddle parties ans free instructional videos on her brilliant 
"Wheel of Consent" Classes taught around the world but the next one in Cascadia is in Seattle
 Dr. Betty Martin : Like A Pro Feb 23-26 2017         




 

Sexological Bodywork USA - Jan - June 2017

Erotic Revolutionaries!
There are a few spots left for the January start!  
Here is the event page on Facebook, as well. 

What is Sexological Bodywork? Take a look.

 



Acupuncture with Jimmy Sparrow
Hello magical friends,
I am Jimmy Sparrow (aka Kristin Taylor LAc) and I am an East Asian Medicine Practitioner who is excited to offer you affordable health care. I love what I do because I get to spend intentional time getting to know amazing people.  I bring a calm compassion to each visit and I specialize in meeting people where they are and accepting that we are all on our own journey.  I enjoy holding space for others to heal and I love Chinese Medicine.  I graduated from The Oregon College Of Oriental Medicine in 2014 and I trained in China post graduation.  I'm currently working from home or doing house calls and I'm working with a sliding scale of $45 to $100.  I am happy to negotiate trade or group treatments.  If you are interested in learning more or you would like to schedule an appointment please call or email me at (360) 281-9561 or SparrowAcupuncture@gmail.com.


 


Antero and Sylvi Alli Now in Portland!

Check out the Alli's movie screenings here 
ParaTheatrical ReSearch
www.paratheatrical.com
Classes, Books and More www.verticalpool.com

 
Living Love Revolution Affiliates
 
Tai Kuylstin Temple of Erotic Alchemy  and
Tai Fenix Kulystin - Embracing Pleasure: Gender & Intimacy Coaching, Educational Erotic Bodywork, & Sacred Sexuality Guidance
Kat Camp
Embodying Bliss
Windward - Education and Research Center
Herland Forest - Natural Burial site at Windward
dōTERRA Essential Oils for Wellness- Teri Ciacchi’s dōTERRA Site
Biomass to Methanol - True Fan Program
Temple I Am - Kriyanna FeyaLove
Betty Martin - Sex positive educator, coach and activist and her FB Wheel of Consent page
Nekole Shapiro - Embodied Birth: Shame Free Sex Positive Education on Birth and Intimacy
Allena Gabosch - Sex Positive Educator, Sex and Intimacy coaching, Activism 
Dr. Liam ‘Captain’ Snowden - Elemental Sexology: Queer Sex Positive Education & counseling 
Robyn Thoren Smith - The Present Sense: Sex & Intimacy Coaching, Tantra Yoga
Pavini Moray - Emancipating Sexuality: Sex Education and Sex Therapy
Christina Louise Dietrich - Blog about sexual healing and the Intimacy of being a parent
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