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Meditation on Absorbing Light
Join us for a Webinar on April 23
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM PDT, 8:00 PM EDT 
with Gordon Davidson


A 30 minute meditation and discussion on opening to higher light and allowing it to radiate though all levels of our being.
Tune in for a refreshing and energizing meditation with CVL co-founder Gordon Davidson for a free meditation and discussion accessible online through GoToWebinar.

If you would like to attend, register by clicking on this link.
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar

Would you like to transform your own issues around money and help heal the larger issues in our society around money? Watch the recorded meditation and prayer series:

Healing Our Relationship to Money Attracting Abundance Video

Giving Thanks and Blessing Money Conscious Giving and Spending

Visionary Leadership Training

with Corinne McLaughlin

Dates to be Announced
(Contact for more info)


Would you like more vision in your leadership--or more leadership for your vision? Do you need a more positive, yet realistic, understanding of our future?  This spiritually based training will help you upgrade your inner, spiritual life and become more visionary so you can navigate through the present crises and become more confident and powerfully effective in your work.

bullet Learn practical techniques and strategies for bringing your vision and higher purpose into the world
bullet Transform blocks in your personal energy by communicating effectively with your subconscious
bullet Use a personal assessment tool to evaluate your strengths and weaknesses
bullet Attract the financial resources and partners you need to make a real contribution
bullet Discover 8 keys to the New World within you and growing everywhere around you
bullet Find a reliable source of inner wisdom and guidance for your life
bullet Experience a deep sense of oneness with all life to provide a source of strength for the future
bullet Strengthen your mind, heart and will for successful leadership
bullet Discover your individual leadership type and the four strategies for change
bullet Learn good communication skills and techniques for transforming conflicts and finding common ground
bullet Keep your eyes on the horizon, your feet on the ground and your heart on fire for humanity

Based on the popular new book, The Practical Visionary: A New World Guide to Spiritual Growth and Social Change, these interactive trainings will create a deep sense of community and support among participants, and include new material, as well as dialogues, small group work, meditations and experiential techniques.  Gordon Davidson, CVL co-founder, will be a guest lecturer at the training.

Corinne McLaughlin has trained hundreds of leaders, from federal government managers to business and non-profit executives to young activists. She is co-author of The Practical Visionary, Spiritual Politics (Foreword by the Dalai Lama), and Builders of the Dawn and is co-founder of The Center for Visionary Leadership in CA and NC.  She coordinated a national task force for President Clinton’s Council on Sustainable Development and is a Fellow of The World Business Academy, the Findhorn Foundation, and the Transformation Leadership Council.  She is also a co-founder of Sirius Community, a spiritual/environmental center in Massachusetts, and taught politics at American University. 



Here is some positive feedback from previous Visionary Leadership Trainings:

“Excellent!  Well structured, very thought-provoking and credible.”  -- Tom Conlan, Washington, DC

“Corinne was knowledgeable, organized and inspirational as well as being thoughtful and most kind and supportive.” -- Betty McIver, San Rafael, CA

“Corinne is articulate, brilliant, accomplished, respectful, clear and responsive—a true leader and teacher.”—Connie Clark, Mill Valley, CA

“An excellent outline of the elements and process of leadership—your track record, experience, and humility are very appreciated!” –Diana Christopher, Hawaii

The following seminars are offered on both the East and West Coasts as weekend programs, as well as modules in a longer training program.  Dates and location to be announced.

Discover the Power of Your Soul:
Find Inner Strength and Peace in Challenging Times

This training in the art and science of the soul provides both a heartfelt and a scientific approach to spiritual development.  This approach is based on the Ageless Wisdom -- the "golden thread" connecting the hidden teachings at the heart of all spiritual paths, East and West.  With intellectually clear and stimulating presentations and engaging experiential exercises, this course will bring you a deeper sense of inner peace and an awareness of the larger evolutionary plan.  This training will help you:


Discover whether your soul or your personality is in charge at any given time

bullet Integrate your personality and soul by learning to build the Rainbow Bridge
bullet Learn techniques for balancing the mind, heart and will
bullet Experience a meditation for transmuting emotional energy and invoking the soul
bullet Align your life purpose with the Divine Plan
bullet Understand the right use of the charkas for bringing your purpose into the world


Visionary Leadership Training:
How You Can Implement Your Higher Purpose in the World

Would you like to develop more vision in your leadership?  Or develop more leadership to make your vision practical?  Visionaries and spiritual people often dream wonderful dreams—but visionary leaders make them real. Visionary leaders are intuitive pioneers who see an inspirational picture of the future and are successful in making it a reality in today’s world. This innovative seminar will present insights, tools and techniques to help you:


Think and act outside traditional norms so you can lead from your core spiritual values


Sound  a clear note of purpose to attract energy and resources 


Tap your inner resources to build a coherent and supportive “field” around your mission


Use a personal assessment tool to evaluate your strengths and weaknesses


Learn how to balance the three essential leadership qualities: will, heart and mind


Overcome your self-created barriers to success so you function at your peak


Understand how your vision fits in the bigger picture -- the Higher Plan of evolution


Money as a Spiritual Asset:
How You Can Generate, Attract and Use It Skillfully

This  experiential seminar will help you learn the three conditions needed to attract money.  Money is essentially concretized energy or prana. Money is simply Spirit, vibrating at a lower or denser frequency. Money is necessary not only for personal needs, but also for making our service in the world more powerful and for supporting good work. This workshop includes presentations, experiential tools and meditations to help you learn:


Why spiritual people have money problems


Why circulation of financial resources is the key to individual and planetary health


The deeper causes of personal and national debt


How to clear psychological blocks to your money flow


How to balance your chakra energies to create financial abundance


How to work with the spiritual law of demand and supply


How you can build your karmic bank account


How to develop your own philanthropic and socially responsible investing program

Mastering Time

In this seminar you can withdraw from stressful, busy activities and go more deeply within to the timeless dimensions, which are the core of your being. You'll release stress and tension, and renew yourself in a quiet, supportive environment. And you will deepen your connection to your soul and to God. This seminar includes personal spiritual work, music, meditation, and experiential techniques, with time for quiet reflection and sharing with others. You’ll learn how to:


 Get more organized and use time effectively so your life works


Experience linear daily time as well as spherical, infinite time to develop both peace of mind and be more effective


Live in the present moment by keeping your awareness where you choose


Avoid entrainment with the frantic beat of modern life


Use the synchronicity of events as guidance


Understand time as an expression of the will


Learn how time and karma are synonymous


The Hidden Causes of World Events And How You Can Respond Creatively 

Despite appearances, Spirit is moving deeply and powerfully through the world today in ways that are seldom explained on the evening news.  In this participantory seminar, you will discover the deeper, hidden causes of world events by learning to “Read the Book of LifeThrough the lens of the Ageless Wisdom of East and West, you will see current crises as the out-working of inner forces, collective thought and karma.  With presentations, meditations and small group discussions, you’ll learn how to:


Analyze the symbolism, meaning and significance of current events such as war or economic changes


Understand the interplay of Divine intention and human choice in weaving the tapestry of current events. 


Recognize workings of the “Inner Government” guiding humanity from behind the scenes of world events


Explore how each of us can respond positively and creatively to the opportunities hidden in current crises


Spiritual Techniques For Energizing Your Workplace

Would you like a more enlivening and fulfilling workplace where you can bring your whole self to work—body, mind and spirit?  A spiritual approach to building a positive workplace can help the bottom line, as people who experience a greater sense of meaning and fulfillment at work are more creative and productive. Recent research by The University of Chicago shows that companies with a defined corporate commitment to ethical principles do better financially than those without it.  In this seminar, you’ll learn:


Effective strategies and tools for bringing your spiritual values and experience into the workplace with examples drawn from many successful socially responsible companies;


How to experience a greater sense of meaning and fulfillment at work and access intuition and innovation;


How you can build a high performance work culture by invigorating and supporting your people more effectively;


How you can reduce stress and turnover and attract the best people to your company.



“Corinne and Gordon have proven by their experience and dedication over many years that deeply held spiritual values can indeed be practiced in this world.  They experience they share in their seminars is more profound than most of us have been able to achieve.”   --Walter Beebee, attorney and founder of The New York Open Center for Adult Education

“Gordon and Corinne are powerful new paradigm thinkers who are transforming the way we view political and economic issues.  Their dynamic and insightful presentations address more questions than you ever thought to ask about the forces underlying today’s events.”        -- Hazel Henderson, environmental economist and author, Politics of the Solar Age and Building a Win/Win World.

“Studying the Ageless Wisdom with Corinne and Gordon and the high-caliber people drawn to the course revealed to me that I have a spiritual home ….The heartfelt interaction with such bright and dedicated people has profoundly transformed and uplifted me with a practical, useful vision for clarifying my life purpose."  --Bruce First, Wash. DC, seminar participant

“I love these studies.  Corinne and Gordon present them well and model living them.  They are excellent -- very effective and inspiring.”--Diana Cristopher, Calif., seminar participant

 “Corinne and Gordon were superb as always, in their knowledge, background, enthusiasm and desire to share.”  --Hiedi Casasco, Virginia, seminar participant


Corinne McLaughlin and Gordon Davidson are co-founders of several successful businesses and non-profit organizations, and are co-authors of The Practical Visionary, Spiritual Politics (Foreword by the Dalai Lama), and Builders of the Dawn.  They are co-founders of The Center for Visionary Leadership, based in Washington, D.C. and the San Francisco area, and co-founders of Sirius, an ecological village and spiritual community in Massachusetts.  Corinne coordinated a national task force for President Clinton’s Council on Sustainable Development. Gordon was formerly the Executive Director of the Social Investment Forum and of The Center for Environmentally Responsible Economies. They both have served on the adjunct faculty of The American University and the University of Massachusetts, and are Fellows of The World Business Academy and The Findhorn Foundation. They have consulted with a wide variety of clients in business, government and the non-profit community, and hav etaught courses on spiritual development and social change around the U.S. and Europe for over 25 years.





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