Experience Deeper Dating's tried and true, non-superficial methods of meeting great men, as The Men Event.com, creator of the city's biggest networking events for Gay men, joins with Deeper Dating for the night!It's fun and Ken Page, LCSW, founder of Deeper Dating, is a psychotherapist, and a nationally known lecturer and workshop leader.
There’s nothing more exciting than trying to seduce these partners into loving us fully. We always feel we’re one step away from “getting it right.” Because these relationships are highly charged and gnawingly addictive, I call them “attractions of deprivation.” At a certain point — and this is one of the great gifts of getting older — many of us decide we don’t want to be hurt like that again. We don’t want the pain of past relationships, but we don’t know if there’s anything else out there for us.This phase can be discouraging, but it’s an almost universal stop on the journey to healthy love.DEEPER DATING FOR JEWISH 20'S AND 30'S MEN AND WOMEN AT THE JCC IN MANHATTAN — Tired of the NYC Bar Scene? Time Out New York calls it ” The event will be led by Kathryn Janus. Deeper Dating is a deeper alternative to finding the love you want!When we’re willing to let go of our flight patterns and leave our safety nets — which have become traps, not havens — that’s when we find our dating life can begin to change. The more we share our real feelings, desires and vulnerability, the more we risk being hurt.
As a result, we often create airbrushed versions of ourselves for the world to see.
Somehow, we find ourselves dating a new set of people — who are kind, generous of spirit and available.
And that is a splendid albeit hard-won gift of maturity.
But it’s a Catch-22: These false personas lack the vigor, soul and magnetism of our real self, so we are less able to attract the very people who would accept and value us for who we are.
The key does not lie in simply accepting who we really are; it lies in pursue attractions of inspiration and to forsake our attractions of deprivation, our dating life begins to change in profound ways.
He is the director of numerous workshops and retreats on the subject of intimacy and relationship. LOCATION: The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center 208 West 13th Street, New York City NOTE OUR NEW RESERVATIONS PROCEDURES . After a brief meditation you'll engage in a series of fun and enriching exercises that will enable you to meet a larger number of other men, and share with them in more personal ways.