Desire Map Facilitator Guidebook Contents
DESIRE MAP WORKSHOP LEVEL 1: CORE DESIRED FEELINGS
The Level 1 Desire Map Workshop curriculum is all about discovery. This curriculum guides people through an exploration of perceptions around the value of feelings. It digs into our desires in relation to ambition, external approval, goal-setting, self-love, and respect. This includes group and solo exercises around identifying what participants are grateful for, what has snagged them before, and exploring the relationship they have with their own emotions. By the end of the curriculum, they will identify their Core Desired Feelings—emotional guideposts that they will use to design their life.
DESIRE MAP WORKSHOP LEVEL 2: GOALS WITH SOUL
The Level 2 Desire Map Workshop curriculum is all about setting goals and intentions using newly discovered Core Desired Feelings. This curriculum guides people through the exploration of perceptions around goals and goal-setting. How do they see their desires through the lenses of ambition, external approval, and perceived “success”? This workshop creates the space for people to meaningfully reorient their relationship to intention so that they can do, have, and experience what they most desire.
We provide you detailed instructions for facilitating both levels of this curriculum—such as timestamps for each activity, optional and essential components, customization options, tips for enriching the content with additional thoughtful activities or exercises, and extra resources for deepening experiences.
THE DESIRE MAP + YOGA
We provide outlines for yoga-themed Level 1 & 2 workshops, a retreat framework, and a one-day intensive (which sold out at Yoga Journal Live! conferences).
We also share tips from other yoga teachers, examples of activities and meditations to weave into your workshops or classes, and an illustrated Posture & Poses Reference Guide. This chapter also includes two in-depth features for helping your students integrate Core Desired Feelings into their bodies, led by Dr. Deb Kern and Rochelle Schieck. This chapter is rich with ready-to-use content so you can set up your yoga retreat, workshop, or class immediately.
YOGA & DESIRE MAP LEVEL 1 + 2 WORKSHOPS
This outline contains all the essential elements from the Level 1 curriculum, and approximately 90 minutes of yoga—including meditations, visualizations, and two full yoga practices. This curriculum explores the perceptions around ambition, feelings, goal-setting, and external approval, and how we experience those things in mind and body. As your class moves through the poses and meditations, they will also be moving toward their Core Desired Feelings and Goals with Soul.
YOGA & DESIRE MAP RETREAT
This three-day retreat outline takes the Level 1 Desire Map curriculum with yoga elements and spreads them over a luscious long weekend for a fully immersed approach to Desire Mapping—including chakra work, meditation, and yoga practices. This workshop can easily be adapted to incorporate one or both levels of the Desire Map curriculum. Take this retreat to the beach, rent a cabin for the weekend and curl up with everyone by the fire, or plan an exotic destination trip for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
SOUL LIMBER YOGA CLASS LESSON PLAN
SOUL LIMBER is a detailed yoga practice outline the weaves the thoughtful inquiry of Desire Mapping into a yin and yang yoga practice. This 60-minute Desire Map-inspired yoga class can be used as a soft introduction to your yoga students to help you promote your workshop or retreat. SOUL LIMBER brings the magic of The Desire Map right to the yoga studio so teachers and students alike can feel its power—and sign up for more.
YOGA & DESIRE MAP INTENSIVE
This one-day intensive workshop, which has been featured at Wanderlust Hollywood and Yoga Journal Live! conferences, captures core elements of the Level 1 & 2 curriculum in only 6-8 hours. This is Desire Map workshop concentrate—an intensive that gives students a speedy yet profound glimpse of the curriculum, while incorporating yoga as the medium for embodying desire.
ONE-ON-ONE COACHINg Curriculum
The Desire Map coaching curriculum is a tool that integrates seamlessly with your existing coaching method. Desire Mapping will enhance your work and deepen the transformation of your clients.
We’ve included coaching outlines you can start using today in a range of packages, including a three-month guided coaching program for Level 1, a three-month series for Level 2, and a full-day coaching Intensive. This chapter also includes advice from other coaches who are already using The Desire Map with clients and three powerful written features.
FACILITATION: TIPS & GUIDANCE
Desire Map Facilitators are a wise bunch, and we feel it’s better if we can all help each other along. This section is rich with tips & tools from other Facilitators who are already using the curriculum. There’s plenty of encouraging and useful information here on how to host your own Desire Map Workshops, how to navigate logistics for live or virtual events, and how to provide powerful experiences for your attendees from the moment they arrive to when they say goodbye. There are also written features to help you become a more effective Facilitator.
MARKETING: STRATEGY, BRANDING + TOOLS
Even amazing Facilitators can get overwhelmed when it comes to marketing. We want you to know that we’ve got your back, from the moment you get on board. This robust section includes scripts, tips from experienced Facilitators, action sheets for online marketing, and a marketing funnel you can use to build interest in The Desire Map directly from your web page. We also give you tons of ready-to-use written material you can use and personalize to promote your workshops—social copy, blog posts, email copy, and tons of naming inspiration for your workshops.
This section also includes an outline and resources for hosting a Desire Map Introductory Session—a low-cost or free mini-workshop you can use to generate interest in your full workshops, retreats, or other offerings. Take this intro session to schools, bridal showers, book clubs, staff parties—anywhere groups gather. These Introductory Sessions are about passionately showing people what is possible for them through the Desire Map process, and to give them a way to sign up for more in-depth work.
MONEY: INCOME, RETAIL + SELLING PRODUCTS
There are multiple sources of income as a Desire Map Facilitator. We cover all the ways you can earn money as a Facilitator and include examples of how other Facilitators are making good cash with this work.
The Free & Clear Workshop Kit Contents
FREE & CLEAR WORKSHOP OUTLINE
This outline has everything you need to create a Free & Clear workshop that will serve your people, whether you’re planning a virtual program or a one-day workshop. We’ve designed this outline for flexibility, so you can adapt the material to match your style and best support your participants. The workshop is split into six sections, corresponding with each worksheet. Feel free to make this flow with your own logic, facilitation style, and business model.
FREE & CLEAR WORKSHEETS
These are the bones of every workshop. You can print out a workbook before the workshop and pass it out, or distribute the worksheets a la carte. These beautifully designed worksheets deepen the learning/healing (and make your workshops feel extra profesh).
We make it easy for you to get the word out! Your Kit contains ready-to-use promotional copy and graphics you can use to promote your Free & Clear offerings.
Fire Starter Sessions Program Contents
IN-PERSON GROUP COACHING WORKSHOP OUTLINE + CURRICULUM
Whether you’re gathering in a home, an office, a yoga center, or some other creative space, this curriculum has everything you need to facilitate one-, two-, or three-day workshops with groups. You’ll have all the materials, worksheets, detailed journal exercises, plus facilitation tips and optional exercises to create a full Fire Starter experience.
ONLINE GROUP COACHING WORKSHOP OUTLINE + CURRICULUM
We’ve created an online experience that maximizes group cohesion and a sense of intimacy in a digital space. With a flexible curriculum that can be stretched out over days or even weeks, you can tailor the facilitation material to meet the needs of any group.
And because you’ll be facilitating in an online format, we also give you presentation slides you can use to add visual interest to your sessions, highlight key teaching points, and help facilitate exercises. You also get content and graphics to use in a Private Facebook Group for your attendees to connect with the work between calls.
THE FIRE STARTER SESSIONS AUDIO BOOK + EBOOK
This book will ignite your entrepreneurial heart for your new endeavor as a Facilitator. You can listen to the audiobook or read the PDF version.
ONE-ONE-ONE COACHING OUTLINE + CURRICULUM
Designed for coaching over the phone or in person, this highly customizable curriculum allows you to choose specific topics and exercises that can address a wide range of client needs. Help your clients go deep into identity and notions of success, gain creative courage, lay the groundwork for an entrepreneurial leap. It’s all here. You can offer a one-day coaching intensive or work with your client weekly over several weeks or months.
It all begins with The Burning Questions that you give to your client to work on before your first session. It’s a beautiful and revealing beginning to your coaching relationship. You also get a post-call feedback form of questions on how you can support your client in the future with additional coaching or workshops.
THE FIRE STARTER SESSIONS VIDEO WORKSHOP WITH UDEMY
Strengthen your voice. Prioritize what’s sacred. Define success—on your own terms. A video workshop for Creatives & Entrepreneurs. This video workshop is yours when you become a Fire Starter Sessions Facilitator. Steep in the work as you guide others through their own journey of success on their terms.
Each curriculum guide corresponds to course worksheets you will weave into your workshops + coaching calls. These worksheets can be printed out or distributed digitally. Pick and choose separately, or bundle and send them as a workbook—your choice.
MENU OF MAGIC + EXERCISES
You also get an extra workbook of exercises and worksheets to use in your workshops or to customize the experience for your clients.
We give you gorgeously branded promo materials to use for marketing: graphics, badges, #Truthbombs, and even suggested outreach copy.
“The Desire Map is an incredible entry point to further coaching. It offered me a ready-made workshop to get started with, and it gives me a platform to speak from, complete with workbooks and a range of support materials for my clients. The Desire Map creates a common language right away.” Meghan Neeley
“Being a facilitator has made me more fluid as a yoga teacher. To be more open, less rigid, and to stand in the questions as a student and teacher. Some of that is attributed to years of teaching experience, but some of it, I know, comes from Desire Mapping.” Maria Merrill
“The Desire Map is deep work—it’s life changing, and it’s what we have to do to connect with our higher purpose in life. Beyond that, it’s about finding our true happiness. It gets better with every event and coaching experience. I feel like the luckiest woman alive to be a facilitator of this life-changing and valuable experience.” Connie Kanella Aramento
“When I first began to devour the concepts of Desire Mapping it was like meeting a new person you just know will be a lifelong kindred friend. The Desire Map marries so synchronistically with my style of coaching, my offerings, and my belief system. There was no way I could not become a facilitator and coach of this work.” Marisa Clare
“It's not an exaggeration to say that The Desire Map has changed my life, and as a Desire Map facilitator, as an accountant turned dentist who believes I deserve to love my work (my secret: I currently don't love it), I find myself planning yet another career shift in order to align myself with my Core Desired Feelings: free, aligned, aglow, connected. I plan to use the tools available to me as a Desire Map and Fire Start Sessions Facilitator not only to help women create lives they love just as I'm doing, but also to help me transition into a new career as a coach.” Joanne Bourgault
“Health, self-care, and The Desire Map are a perfect combination for success for any healthy coaching client. Adding it into my coaching has been the best decision I’ve made.” Katie Henry