[Noisebridge-discuss] request for feedback: radical counseling event Monday
bfb at riseup.net
Mon Nov 4 08:13:17 UTC 2013
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On 11/03/2013 06:47 PM, Lucy (diN0bot) Mendel wrote:
> BTW, anyone is welcome to join us. We're an open group of
> counselors and people looking for counseling. There will likely be
> two sessions of one-on-one talk therapy between an individual and
> an Interchange-trained counselor. I'm not a counselor; just trying
> to help a newly-forming community group get off the ground.
> 2013/11/3 Lucy (diN0bot) Mendel <a.downy.hint at gmail.com
> <mailto:a.downy.hint at gmail.com>>
> I appreciate the helpful responses. We'll give the space a try
> tomorrow - thanks!
> BTW, I said 7-9pm in my original email. We're actually planning on
> Thanks, Lucy.
> 2013/11/3 Jake <jake at spaz.org <mailto:jake at spaz.org>>
> Hi Lucy,
> Monday nights there are always lots of people at noisebridge, and
> all you have to do is come in and find a member to sponsor you and
> your group. That member person will be available to you or anyone
> in your group if you need a a connection to the noisebridge
> community or other members.
> If you want to be involved regularly at noisebridge you should fill
> out a membership application form and get a couple of members to
> sign for you, saying that they endorse you being part of
> noisebridge. After you get two signatures you can be at
> noisebridge without anyone sponsoring you.
> If you get four signatures, you automatically become an associate
> member and you can sponsor other people to be in the space! That
> means you can come in and have a radical counseling group with
> people who are not part of the space, by being their sponsor in the
> space. You would be their bridge to the noisebridge community and
> Lucy (diN0bot) Mendel wrote:
> Hi Noisebridge,
> I'm part of a radical counseling group that was holding weekly
> sessions at [freespace] and is now looking for space this Monday
> now that [freespace] is itself homeless.
> Can we try holding a session at Noisebridge tomorrow, say 7 - 9pm?
> I expect 5-15 people to show up.
> What does radical counseling have to do with Noisebridge? I see it
> as existential hacking, the yang to the quantified self yin. It's
> a way to connect with another person and find understanding and
> I used to come to NoiseBridge for German club, random hellos, and a
> couple times for Five Minutes of Fame. I don't consider myself a
> member, so if someone on this list is a member and would like to
> sponsor a radical counseling meeting tomorrow, 7-9pm, let me know.
> If you have any ideas or concerns, let me know, too.
>  http://freespace.io/ 
> Thanks! Lucy.
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I am able to attend and sponsor a radical counseling meeting tomorrow
from 7-9. It can be busy here on Mondays, but I suspect we will find a
If you would like to have regular meetings, take a look on the
calendar at the bottom of the home page, find a good night, and add
your event. Keycodes can also be assigned for groups/classes/workshops
so that attendees are sure to get in.
Thanks much and see you tomorrow,
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