The Playground
THE STUDY OF HUMAN BEHAVIOR

Orientation to the Playground
explaining what it is for,
how to do it,
and how to get the most out of it.

*On the Playground Today*
Classroom Talk

for students of this school to step forth
and "raise their hands" with their mouse-button,
and ask questions, share experiences, and participate

Experiential Thumbnail Sketches
of the Eight Types of Essence/Personality
(and a print-out teaching tool)


SUNNY DAYS AND RAINY DAYS

Having awarenesses of the Human Behavior
of You and your Playmates and the People You Meet

1. The Can-Do-Person/Dictator

2. The Teacher/Con Artist

3. The Player/Judge

4. The Artist/Rebel

5. The Hard Worker/Doormat

6. The Student/Believer

7. The Lover/Martyr

8. The Healer/Kind Helper


ADVANCED TRAINING IN UNDERSTANDING BEHAVIOR IN THE PRESENT WHEN IT IS GOING ON

Being Human: a Catalog of Insights
the Personality and Essence Wheel,
a mnemonic key
to both authenticity, and to harmony in relationships

This book, along with the linear descriptions of the types in the Sunny and Rainy Days section above, is Copyright 1997 - 1999, Teaching Tools for Mindfulness Training, John Bilby, Tucson, AZ. Graphics by Huna B. Hammond. On-line design by Brent Pearson. All rights reserved. Permission to reprint a copy for personal use is given to students participating in these on-line classes.

Part One
Introduction:
A Secular Method at the Heart of Sacred Traditions
Brief Orientation

Part Two: the Wheelbook
(number of pages of plates under each link is in parentheses)

Notes on the
Names of the Types (1) - p. 1
A Preliminary View of the Essence and Personality (2) - pp. 2-3
The Scenario (4) - pp. 4-7
Emotions (2) - pp. 8-9
Thinking (4) - pp. 10-13
Ego (4) - pp. 14 - 17
Personality A, manipulations and defenses (8) -- pp. 18-25
Personality B, attitudes and activities (8) -- pp. 26-33
Personality C, downfalls (6) -- pp. 34-39
Essence A, basic qualities (6) -- pp. 40-45
Essence B, essential strengths (6) pp. 46-51.
Personality and Essence, side by side (6) - pp. 52-57
Fundamental Existential Bases of the Types (1) - p. 58
Scorecard, and Authentic Communications (2) - pp. 59-60

Part Three
Supplemental Coaching:
Using the Wheelbook to Begin Playing the Awareness Game
Advanced Practice:
a Process of Taking Stock
Notes: On the Derivation of the Wheelbook
Index of Wheel Topics:
Working backwards into the wheelbook
from any situation you are studying


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