Journal of Organic Psychology /
 Natural Attraction Ecology (OP/NAE)

Project NatureConnect  Akamai University Institute of Applied Ecopsychology
VOLUME 1,  NUMBER 2011-2012                                                      Dr.  Michael J. Cohen, Editor

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Those Who Are Attracted to Discover the Higgs Boson Have Already Found It.  

- Michael J. Cohen


Humanity is part of and therefore identical with the essence and history of nature/universe/Earth through the eons.  We are a personification of their perfections and their Big Bang beginnings. Like everything else, our being includes the Higgs Boson's original attraction powers and the diverse growth of original natural attraction energy, including Gravity into becoming the universe we know today and its central unification field power.

The departure from the self-purifying, universal unity of nature's essence (NNIAAL) by our excessively nature-separated thinking and feeling results in the great disorders we suffer as well as our inability to prevent or cure them.

The sensory art and science of Natural Attraction Ecology and its nature-connected educating, counseling and healing methods and materials gives us the peak fact tools we need to reverse our troubles. This Applied Ecopsychology empowers us to consciously re-bond our mind and spirit to authentic nature's purifying and balanced ways, in and around us.

Natural Attraction Ecology can be added to all relationships and disciplines because our attraction to reunite our mind with the balance and beauty of our origins is the way nature's essence works. Now is the time to learn and teach its process

On the Beach at Night, Alone
                ~ Walt Whitman

ON the beach at night alone,
As the old mother sways her to and fro, singing her husky song,
As I watch the bright stars shining—I think a thought of the clef of the universes, and of the future.

A VAST SIMILITUDE interlocks all,
All spheres, grown, ungrown, small, large, suns, moons, planets, comets, asteroids,
All the substances of the same, and all that is spiritual upon the same,
All distances of place, however wide,
All distances of time—all inanimate forms,
All Souls—all living bodies, though they be ever so different, or in different worlds,
All gaseous, watery, vegetable, mineral processes—the fishes, the brutes,
All men and women—me also;
All nations, colors, barbarisms, civilizations, languages;
All identities that have existed, or may exist, on this globe, or any globe;
All lives and deaths—all of the past, present, future;
This vast similitude spans them, and always has spann’d, and shall forever span them, and compactly hold them, and enclose them.

Higgs Boson Field and Gravity Wave explosion is theorized to be the fundamental particle or energy that attracts other sub-atomics together to produce mass, and the sub-atomics have continued to do this, cooling and coalescing over the eons to make up our universe.

"When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the Universe."

- John Muir (1869)

For decades, participants in Project NatureConnect at the Akamai University Institute of Applied Ecopsychology have learned how everything in our Universe has built itself and has held together by natural attraction since the Big Bang beginning of the Universe. They have made the following four observations in light of recent 
Gravity and Higgs Field findings in the CERN Particle Physics laboratory and the field of Natural Attraction Ecology:

1. "Anybody who is attracted to find Higgs Boson Field has already found it, since the Boson is raw, original, natural attraction expressing itself, moment by moment throughout the eons."

2. "Our attraction to 'discover' the Higgs Boson using the CERN laboratory Large Hadron Collider particle accelerator can be seen as an expensive and materialistic way for us to "chase our tail" for, as is true for all things in nature, humanity (including our atoms, 54 senses and feelings) consist of natural attraction and its NNIAAL essence manifesting itself as us.
Similar to our biological life being the secret of aliveness in action while our intellect searchs for the secrets of life, as we try to 'discover' the Higgs Boson Field we already sense and feel it. It is the self-evident part of us that registers and seeks attractions. It makes sense to recognize that our desire to discover is an attraction for information about harmonious survival."

3. "Natural attraction (NNIAAL) is the singular heart of all matter as well as the essence of what we call unconditional love, a powerful healing force for mind, body and spirit that produces no garbage.  Through the sensory process of  Educating, Counseling and Healing With Nature (ECHN), NNIAAL can be seen and sensed as the core for achieving mental health.  ECHN gives each of us a practical NNIAAL tool to remedy our insanity, dualism and broken society disorders."

4. "To become fully aware of the Higgs Boson "God particle," we must  acknowledge the paradox noted by St. Francis and others, who say, 'What we are looking for is doing the looking."


It has been over a year, and although many have tried, nobody has met the momentous challenge put forth by Michael J. Cohen, Ph.D.   Cohen, the director of Project NatureConnect, claims that nobody having met his challenge verifies the value of Educating, Counseling and Healing With Nature (ECHN), the sensory science of Natural Attraction Ecology and its Webstring Model that he has researched and taught since 1969.   Cohen is an Akamai University Applied Ecopsychologist who practices on San Juan Island, Washington.

ECHN is a hands-on, relationship building tool that helps anybody increase personal, social and environmental well-being. The art of its methods and materials enables the industrial world to heal the wounds that underlie many disorders.

Cohen's challenge is for any person to identify any "thing," be it a noun or a verb, that does not consist of natural attraction energy, including themselves (1). He says, "The paradox is that nobody has successfully met this challenge, with one exception, because natural attraction is the essence of everything, yet readily available NNIAAL connections via ECHN are usually ignored."

Natural attraction is the "ylem" basic of nature, that unifies all things in mutually supportive ways so that nature produces no garbage and has self-correcting and renewing
powers that are found everywhere. We overlook that these powers manifest themselves in us as natural sensory attractions such as thirst (attraction to water), or our ability to love  place, community or peace. We undeniably experience the benefit of NNIAAL powers when we quietly visit an attractive natural area. Our psyche becomes calm, we feel more alive and intact.  

It is delusional to identify our contact with NNIAAL in a natural area as "An escape from reality," yet that is what most of us learn to believe. It's thought to be recreation, not re-creation. Is it any wonder we have created a broken society? NNIAAL is how the world works and we are addicted to spend, on average, over 98 percent of our time thinking, feeling and relating while out of tune with it.

ECHN recognizes that NNIAAL is the original fundamental energy in sub-atomics, ourselves and galaxies. As such, it registers self-evident facts in our consciousness through at least 54 natural senses, such as thirst. (2).  Each sense attracts our body, mind and spirit to interlace with authentic nature's balance and perfection so that we may build sensible relationships and increase wellness (3).

"We are part of nature," says Cohen.  "However, to our loss, the excessive, nature-disconnected and conquering ways of Industrial Society weaken, hurt or frighten most of our 54 NNIAAL sensitivities into our subconscious.  It is
the felt presence of their pain, or the absence of their benefits to us, that excessively stresses us. Either one prevents us from thinking, feeling and relating like the restorative ways of NNIAAL work, in and around us. The absence of NNIAAL in our psyche reduces our whole-life intelligence. It makes us want and when we want there is never enough."

Cohen shows that the extremely wide range of conflicting wants and needs expressed by the hundreds of protest movement identifies the central problem that we and the protestors have yet to address. Due to the reduction of NNIAAL whole-life energy and spirit in our thoughts and feelings, we suffer the nonsense of supporting and living in an insane society that is deteriorating its own life support system.

"What we are attracted to seek in common is the cooperative sanity and peaceful wellness that NNIAAL helps us achieve when it is consciously present in our lives," says Cohen. (4). "Most bankers, politicians, brokers and their families seek this as well."

"Significantly, our leaders and the protestors have yet to recognize that the loss of NNIAAL in our psyche produces our crazy ways, nor do they know how to correct this loss, with its hidden organic remedy" offers Cohen.  "More significant still is that ECHN is a purifying remedy for our madness that has long been available (5).  All this implies that the fundamental problem we suffer is denial (de-NNIAAL).  We deny that our attachments or addiction to our unbalanced ways result from the loss of NNIAAL in our senses, thoughts and feelings. In addition, we deny that ECHN enables us to replace this loss."

"The question is," says Cohen, "How will we ever find the missing Higgs Boson "God particle" or the missing NNIAAL source of our insanity if we don't acknowledge the paradox of St. Francis and others who have said: 'What we are looking for is doing the looking.'  The NNIAAL that our natural senses register and feel is the NNIAAL we seek in common.

By not incorporating NNIAAL in his deliberations, Albert Einstein was unable to "prove" his Grand Unification Theory with Physics equations. He seemed unaware that his heroic desire and attempts to do this was Grand Unification expressing itself in and through him, moment by moment.

Our challenge is to let ECHN help us act based on the self-evident, unifying properties of NNIAAL rather than attach our NNIAAL to contradicting and limited stories along with their detrimental results (6)."

Cohen believes that individuals trained in ECHN will enable the world to build peaceful, green, relationships and economies because Higgs Boson is us (7, 8). If you want to best register and know what it is, if you are attracted to reading to the end of this sentence, that attraction is NNIAAL in action.

For further information contact:  Michael J. Cohen, Ph.D.  www.SaneEarth.com, <nature@interisland.net>, 360-378-6313

1. http://www.ecopsych.com/journalchallenge.html
2. http://www.ecopsych.com/insight53senses.html
3. http://www.ecopsych.com/2004ecoheal.html
4. http://www.ecopsych.com/testimonals.html
5. http://www.ecopsych.com/survey.html
7. http://www.ecopsych.com/insight2005.html

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From the Journal of an Anonymous Project NatureConnect participant:

"I looked around my environment to search for a natural attraction (NNIAAL) and the paintings on the wall caught my inner child attention. The painting shows a little child on her knees embracing mother earth and saying a prayer to her creator on a plain, lush and green vegetation. It reminded me the time that i sensed a natural attraction to move away from the technology driven city to what is real, my NNIAAL world today, my NNIAAL home of the eons. I sought refuge in a spring named “Ikogosi  Warm spring”. It is one of best beauty of nature in sub-Sahara Africa. Ikogosi spring located in a hilly town of Ekiti State Nigeria is irresistibly charmed by the beauty of NNIAAL expressing itself as warm and cold water oozing out from different sources of rocks around it and flows separately to join in a pool but each retaining its thermal identity; isn’t that NNIAAL amazing? There is a point in the stream where the cold and warm water meet, this is the point I was attracted to stand and get NNIAAL-connected to mother Gaia. It was a real natural environment as everything around and about me has a communal NNIAAL attachment. NNIAAL really relaxed me with nature as I watched the undisturbed, unpolluted and uncorrupted nature’s gift spring cascading down from Olympic height. I was dumbfounded as NNIAAL invited the descending waters to roll into a clear whispering stream making its way through its rocky bed towards the undulating topography of the natural vegetation closely protected from erosion by tall and evergreen lush and peaceful trees waving there branches to praise Mother Gaia. It was amazing NNIAAL scenery, as I felt NNIAAL-lifted and my body and soul sing the same chorus. I felt NNIAAL joy inexpressible from within and felt i could make this place my permanent abode because there in the city towers of steel a nature-disconnected story has replaced the forest and upset the NNIAAL balance of nature."

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