Putting the “Intention” Back into “Touch”

  SMF: What is the “intention” in Intentioned Touch? Matt: Intentioned Touch means physically touching another person with purposeful intention. This is extremely important when touching your spouse. The power that comes out of our hands is so strong — … more

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Touch Enhanced

  SMF: Is touch fundamental to intimacy or does it just enhance a couple’s closeness?   Matt: Intimacy is the experience of being emotionally and spiritually close with someone, and it does not have to be physical. Touch does enhance … more

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Sukkot | Domiciles of Joy

Zman Simchateinu The Torah emphasizes that Sukkot is a joyous holiday.  Indeed, it commands us not once, but twice, to be joyful on Sukkot: “Rejoice in your festival…and be totally joyous–ושמחת בחגך…והיית אך שמח” and “Rejoice before the Lord, your G-d, … more

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Rhythms & Pulses

The Chedva Beat: Is what you’re doing called Craniosacral Therapy? Matt: Yes, plus other modalities. I use a variety of modalities that I have learned over the past nine years including Craniosacral therapy, Myofascial Release, Zero Balancing, Deep Tissue Massage … more

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Heart Beats

  Are you on the same “wave-length” as your spouse? Shlomo HaMelech says “there is a time and season for everything.” He speaks about the rhythms of the world and the rhythms inside of us. Everything has its time and … more

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