Preliminary Curriculum for Cooperative BioBalance® Primary Diploma Course: Adventure FOR a Lifetime

(As of March, 2015.  Subject to change)

The Cooperative BioBalance Diploma Course begins as an exciting expedition to an inner world where you make a unifying bond with the Source Energy of trees and other living Beings of Nature as well as with your own Higher Self. The thrilling journey continues as a lifetime adventure of asking and listening with extraordinary perceptiveness.

You will be entrusted to make a far-reaching difference in life by using futuristic healing methods to rejuvenate the health of trees, plants, and whole ecosystems. Feel good about being empowered to attract and co-create your Wanted World now.

The 6 Inspirational Spheres of Study for your Exploration in this Curriculum

  1. Rock your world with awe-inspiring encounters. Experience the profound Life Force of Nature’s living Beings by receiving their personal messages and universal insights.
  2. Evolve into the higher mindset of Collaboration with Nature.  You are changed in the presence of Source Energy so you’ll be consciously and courageously forging new territory with an idea whose time has come: Live-and-Let-Live.
  3. Learn and practice the empowering skills of the Cooperative BioBalance® Circle Diagram. 
It is the tool which allows and enables you to successfully accomplish Spheres #1 & #2 above and to become an enlightened steward of Earth.
  4. Clarify your personal Wanted World while practicing the mindful art of co-creating EcoPeace Treaties® among living Beings of Nature.
  5. Gain understandings of the newest sciences, oldest spiritual ideas, and quintessential folk tradition models which provide the overlapping architecture, solid foundation, and bedrock philosophies for Tree Whispering and Cooperative BioBalance.
  6. Discover Dr. Jim’s and Basia’s newest research and insights into ecosystem rejuvenation.  These breakthroughs arouse heightened enthusiasm for a secure and joyous future as well as  grant deep, rich understanding.

Your Institute for Cooperative BioBalance Primary Diploma will qualify you to perform Tree Whispering® and Cooperative BioBalance® treatments on your own land and charitably on others’ land, for the public good, and without financial compensation. The Primary Diploma is the pre-requisite for advanced courses and professional degrees.

Over and above that, gaining the maturity, skills, confidence, and leadership which the Primary Diploma represents will proclaim that you have successfully navigated a transformative passage along your heroic odyssey in life.

Return to general diploma information

Open to All — Workshop #1:  Tree Whispering and Collaboration with Nature

Reconnect and renew your deep love of all of Nature’s living Beings. Learn how bio-energy, new sciences, and the personal healing touch come together to provide a new kind of holistic healing for trees, plants, yourself, and the planet.

  • Take guided visualization exercises for a journey inside the plant’s world.
  • Practice an easy, simple way to open up intuitive communication.
  • Discover  your own Wanted World and set out on the path toward it.
  • Experience the Life Force of another living Being and getting its messages.  (With a tree or plant, communication should always feel good.  There is nothing in between you and Source Energy.)
  • Recognize the origin of environmental problems and find out how they can be solved.
    Learn an easy, simple futuristic healing tool that enables and empowers you to become an enlightened steward of Earth.

Upon Registering for the rest of the Diploma Course, Do Preparatory Activities: 
This is Between Workshop #1 & #2:

  • Practice Your Tree Whispering® Circle Diagram with at least 3 new plants. Take photos of those plants or of any trees or plants you have treated previously and bring them either on your phone or printed out.
  • Be ready to tell a story about your experience of the Life Force of some living Being and how it changed you.  This story may or may not come from a Circle Diagram treatment.
    Read Tree Whispering: A Nature Lover’s Guide pages 21–164.  (Books are purchased separately.)
  • Read Live and Let Live: How Multidimensional Collaboration Heals Ecosystems 
pages XV, 15–59, 71–77.
  • Assemble materials: a 3-ring notebook, a set of 5-tabbed dividers, 8.5 x 11 notebook paper, a set of at least 8 colored pencils and an eraser,
  • Bring your appointment calendar, your journal (if you already do journaling.)

Return to general diploma information

Workshop #2:  Becoming Unstuck through Alchemical Realignment for Irrevocable Positive Change

By opening communication lines with the Life Force of a tree or plant, there is nothing in the way between you and Source Energy.  Self-affirming inner transformation flowers. Insights and messages flow into your heart; a shift of mindset accelerates and enables practical results.  Doubt goes away in the presence of Knowing. You are able to use a powerful tool to evolve your consciousness while rejuvenating the health of trees and plants.  

  • Befriend fellow attendees; share your stories.
  • Go through a shamanistic journey into a tree’s or plant’s earth-centered world.
  • Review the Collaborative Inquisitive Process (yes/nos).
  • Participate in a leader-lead group run-through of the Tree Whispering Circle Diagram. Discuss tree, plant, and ecosystem goals.
  • Use simple plant physiology diagrams in the context of the Healing Whispers®.  Grasp their true effectiveness through exposure to Dr. Jim Conroy’s advanced demonstration.
  • Working with Whole Emergent Ecosystems including Swirls and Whirls.
  • Expand insight-receiving and message-gathering skills.  Do short journaling exercises.
  • Engage in a round-table discussion: how to relieve yourself of unrealistic expectations by allowing yourself to think good-feeling thoughts for success in doing the processes.
  • Receive homework for the evening: a short reading in the Classical Four Elements.
  • You will get an opportunity to leave with a full refund and full dignity at a certain point of this day if this course of study is not right for you.
  • Consider joining Dr. Jim, Basia, and the group for dinner.

Return to general diploma information

Workshop #3:  The Intersection of Mind and Emotion

Green shoots of new growth are promised.  Hope for the future arises in a rainbow of perspectives.  Your expansion of skills becomes an inner knowing about what is the best way to collaborate directly with Nature, not based on education or so-called “experts.” You are able to discern Nature’s wisdom and follow that path.  

  • Q&A
  • Another meditative journey, this time into the air and water worlds of Nature, helps reclaim a purified vision.
  • Expand insight-receiving and message-gathering skills.  Do short journaling exercises.
  • Receive the Cooperative BioBalance® Circle Diagram. Dive into it directly in a leader-lead group treatment of a tree.  It is the tool which enables and empowers you to become an enlightened steward of Earth.
  • Gain basic understandings of the foundational new sciences, overlapping spiritual ideas, and the backdrop of folk tradition models.
  • Introduction to the Good-Feeling Thoughts Form.
  • Introduction to EcoPeace Treaties: Review and discuss the assigned reading, get a list of criteria, and hear Dr. Jim’s newest stories.
  • Engage in a round-table discussion: how is your paradigm shifting?
  • Distinguish how Tree Whispering and Cooperative BioBalance provides leading-edge thinking that enhances the use of other popular Nature-care, landscaping, and food-growing practices.
  • Receive homework for the 1st Practice Phase.

1st Practice Phase: During the many weeks between the two weekends.

  • Buddy-up with a fellow class member.  Schedule at least 2 phone meetings with your buddy to review your progress, share successes, pose questions.
  • Attend a conference call with Dr. Jim, Basia and all for Q&A and sharing.
  • Using your 3-ring notebook with the 5-tabbed dividers:
    • Wanted World and GFT Tab:  Doodle with imagining your Wanted World.  Rise above any sadness or resignation and boost your personal energy vibration toward your Wanted World by writing out at least 3 sets of GFT Forms.  (Good-Feeling Thoughts)
    • Treatments and Messages Tab: Practice your Circle Diagram with at least 5 new trees or plants, write out your Treatment Forms completely. Take photos. On plain sheets, write out messages or insights that you receive from at least 5 other trees or plants.
    • Reading/Journaling Tab: write at least 2 entries per week that contain your thoughts and reflections about the assigned reading.  
Extra credit for journaling additional days about anything at all, free form.  
Extra credit for journaling about un-assigned reading.
    • Sharing Tab: write out the experiences of sharing that you did as a part of the Circle Diagram’s Sharing Tool.  This is an opportunity to be a Tree Ambassador® and “give voice” to the trees, plants or ecosystems that you treated.
    • Creativity & Research Tab, choose one or more of the following and keep your notes about it here.
      • Focus on a form of creative self-expression—art, painting, music, singing, writing, speaking, poetry reading, designs, sculpture, whatever, etc.—and begin to formulate a project that could be displayed, done, or talked about at the Graduation Ceremony.  
      • Explore the possibility of leading an adult education class “Introduction to Tree Whispering” at your local high school or other venue.  We will provide coaching for you and all materials necessary.  If you decide you want to do this, attempt to set a date and place.  
      • Explore the possibility of leading a forest walk with a hands-on Tree Whispering meditation exercise for either children or adults. We will provide coaching for you and all materials necessary.  If you decide you want to do this, attempt to set a date and place.    
      • Gather friends/neighbors/family and create a Climate Whispers Circle. We will provide coaching for you and all materials necessary. Lead them in an appropriate Climate Whisper session.  
      • Make up a project of your own.  
  • Read Live and Let Live: How Multidimensional Collaboration Heals Ecosystems in its entirety.
  • Read … To Be Determined…
  • Remember to bring your 3-ring notebook, appointment calendar, your journal (if you already do journaling), and any show-and-tell to the next sessions.

Return to general diploma information

Workshop #4:  Dancing the Spark of Life into Being

Make a living bond with all Life.  Move in harmony with the necessary balances of Mother Nature. Stabilize your own joyful inner Being with the practical actions needed to generate and protect your Wanted World.

  • Re-acquaintance, Q&A, and sharing.
  • Another meditative journey, this time into the fire-world of Nature helps generate powerful creativity, more awesomeness, more vigor, more aliveness.
  • Participate in a leader-lead group run-through of the Cooperative BioBalance Circle Diagram.
  • In a small group, collaborate as facilitators to co-create at least one EcoPeace Treaty.
  • In-class time for journaling then possible sharing:  Describe my Wanted World.
  • Engage in a round-table discussion: How I can implement the philosophy of Live-and-Let-Live in my personal life?
  • Receive homework for the evening: Think about your Wanted World.  Fill out at least 1 GFT Form about that in order to raise your vibration higher.
  • Consider joining Dr. Jim, Basia, and the group for dinner!

Workshop #5:  Listening to the Song of Intuition and Universality!

The song is sung in our bones and blood as in the multi-verses. Just listen and all information is available.  The consciousness of each Life Form seeks interaction with humanity for the good of all.  Evolve into a future-human and tell the true story that hasn’t happened yet.  

  • Q&A and Sharing
  • Another meditative journey, this time into global interconnectivity and the levels of multidimensionality.
  • Participate in a leader-lead group run-through of the Cooperative BioBalance Circle Diagram.  Q&A and sharing.
  • Discover the latest developments from Dr. Jim and Basia.
    • Swirls and Whirls
    • The Dimensional Cluster
    • Bees’ Universal Consciousness
  • Engage in a round-table discussions: How do I feel about somebody seeing me touch a tree or talk with a plant?  How do I bring forth my Wanted World?
  • Receive homework for the 2nd Practice Phase.

Return to general diploma information

2nd Practice Phase: Self-study and completion of the journey at your own pace.

  • Schedule  phone meetings with your buddy to review your progress, share successes, pose questions.
  • Attend a conference call with Dr. Jim, Basia and all for Q&A and sharing.
  • Using your 3-ring Adventure Notebook:
    • Wanted World and GFT Tab:  Keep clarifying your Wanted World.  Continue using the GFT Forms.
    • Treatments and Messages Tab: Practice your Circle Diagram with at least 5 new trees or plants, write out your Treatment Forms completely. Take photos. On plain sheets, write out messages or insights that you receive from at least 5 other trees or plants.
    • Reading/Journaling Tab: write at least 2 entries per week that contain your thoughts and reflections. 
Extra credit for journaling additional days about anything at all, free form.  
Extra credit for journaling about un-assigned reading.
    • Sharing Tab: write out the experiences of sharing that you did as a part of the Circle Diagram’s Sharing Tool.  This is an opportunity to be a Tree Ambassador® and “give voice” to the trees, plants or ecosystems that you treated.
    • Creativity & Research Tab:  Move your project forward.
  • Read … To Be Determined…
  • When you feel ready, schedule  a Celebration Conversation with Dr. Jim and Basia!

The Adventure FOR a Lifetime Begins: 
Have a Celebration Conversation with Dr. Jim and Basia

Diplomas will be awarded after the successful completion of  the celebration conversation with Dr. Jim and Basia.  The phone-conference will consist of you telling us how and why you are ready to get your diploma.  

  • Share highlights from your 3-Ring Adventure Notebook with us. Amaze us with your insights.
  • Move us with the stories about people you have touched through your personal sharing.
  • Tell us wonderful stories about the trees, plants, or ecosystems you’ve become friends with and have rejuvenated through the use of your healing tool: the Circle Diagram.
  • Describe your project’s progress and current status.
  • Describe the ways your world has changed.  Tell us about how you are co-creating your Wanted World.
  • Tell us what your next steps will be.  The adventure is only beginning.

Official Graduation Events!

Depending on the timing, physical diplomas will be mailed to you and/or will be presented during the official graduation celebrations.
We expect that there will be several official graduation celebrations held per year for anyone who has completed their Celebration Conversation.

Return to general diploma information