A Conversation With Thomas Hübl
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A Conversation With Thomas Hübl

On Embracing Interconnection for Healing Trauma

Online Conversation, Books Available to Add-On at Checkout

We are all connected―and we are all dependent on each other and the world we live in. Yet, even though technology has allowed us to virtually share our lives with more people than ever, the result has been a growing pattern of personal isolation, alienation, and division. Why? According to renowned teacher and author Thomas Hübl, we are seeing the manifestation of collective trauma.

Join Thomas and internationally known speaker, writer, poet, and teacher Drew Dellinger for an empowering conversation on healing our world through understanding our interconnectedness and healing our individual, ancestral, and cultural trauma. Thomas shares insights from his work and his latest book, Attuned, which examines how our world’s profoundly complex challenges demand a new level of human collaboration.  

In his latest book and in his work, Thomas discusses the relational field through which we transmit and receive experiences, hopes, fears, and dreams within the collective. By embracing our interdependence, we can activate what is needed to respond and evolve through the challenges of our age. We must use transparent communication to enliven and deepen our relationship with all beings. “It may take only a small number of us,” writes Hübl, “to establish a new level of collective coherence―to share our light, heal our wounds, and realize the unawakened potential of our world."

Thomas Hübl color portrait. Thomas is smiling, posted outside, and is wearing a blue blazer, and light-colored button down. He is an older white man with his silver, gray hair pulled back and his a light beard.

Thomas Hübl, PhD, is a renowned teacher, author, and international facilitator who works within the complexity of systems and cultural change, integrating the core insights of the great wisdom traditions and mysticism with the discoveries of science. Since the early 2000s, he has led large-scale events and courses on the healing of collective trauma, with a special focus on the shared history of Israelis and Germans, and facilitated healing and dialogue around racism, oppression, colonialism, and genocide.

He is the author of Attuned: Practicing Interdependence to Heal Our Trauma—and Our World and Healing Collective Trauma: A Process for Integrating Our Intergenerational and Cultural Wounds. He has served as an advisor and guest faculty for universities and organizations and is currently a visiting scholar at the Wyss Institute at Harvard University. Learn more about Thomas by exploring his website.

Drew Dillinger color portrait. Drew is a white man with short brown hair and a light beard. He is smiling, wearing a gray suit, and is posed in front of a black background.

Drew Dellinger, PhD, is an internationally known speaker, writer, poet, and teacher who has lectured and taught extensively across the U.S., UK, Canada, and Australia. His writing has appeared in the New York Times, the Atlantic, and many other publications, and he is author of the award-winning poetry collection, Love Letter to the Milky Way, and the upcoming book, The Ecological King: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Vision of Interconnectedness as a New Worldview for Our Time of Crisis.

Dellinger has lectured at numerous colleges and universities and has taught at Prescott College, Schumacher College, Naropa University–Oakland, the Sophia Center, CIIS, and John F. Kennedy University, where he was Associate Professor and Director of the Program in Social Ecology. From 2020 to 2022, Dellinger was Scholar-in-Residence at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute at Stanford University. From 2022-2023, he served as Advisor to The World House Project at Stanford University, working closely with Dr. Clayborne Carson. Dellinger has been called "a national treasure," by Joanna Macy, "a deep and courageous poet," by Alice Walker, and "one of the most creative, courageous, and prophetic voices of his generation," by Cornel West. Learn more about Drew at his website or on Twitter.

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