β€œOne does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious.”

― C.G. Jung

The Creative Life Institute supports authentic living, loving, and leading through dynamic programming for individuals, couples, leaders, and organizations. We provide experiential opportunities that support the development of emotional intelligence and the recognition of individual and collective greatness.

Founded by Bob Beare Ph.D. in 2008

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“The Brave Heart Experience was the most powerful experience of my life”
Ross, 24
“Life Changing” (The Brave Heart Experience)
Evan, 25
“Bob is an excellent coach with an eye for the hidden blocks and creative ways to move passed them to vibrant profitable resolutions.” (Authentic Leadership Programs)
- Walter Stewart, Artist, Motivational Speaker. Leadership Trainer, Singer Songwriter, Storyteller
“Bob Beare is a Visionary with an uncommon understanding of the depth and complexity of the human psyche,. This understanding has made a direct impact on thousands who have had occasion to be a recipient of his counseling or a witness of his artistic talent. I highly recommend Bob as a leader in the world of human growth and potential.”
(Authentic Leadership Programs)
- Matthew Fox, Author and Independent Business Owner
“Guiding and facilitating one to find and understand their internal strengths, and weaknesses, as a leader is something Bob has mastered.” (Authentic Leadership Programs)
- Paul Thompson
“I’ve been waiting for a book like this. How do I get off my butt and start being more creative. Well here it is.”
(“The Creative Fire”)
-Tom T
“Fascinating book. After reading this you want to do something creative, song, dance, music. All the creativity I have had locked in I want to bring out and show the world. Inspirational book.” (“The Creative Fire”)
- Jan Christiansen
“I highly recommend this book if you’re looking to discover your own inner artist and just need a little help from a friend to get you started down the right path.” (“The Creative Fire”)
- Brian W. Linder
“Great book for writers searching for grounding and connection… The Creative Fire has given me a sense that I am not alone”
- Bennet N. Easton
“I have worked with Bob for years on personal and professional therapy and coaching work for both myself and my consulting firm. Through these efforts, I have realized some of my greatest life truths, better understand who I am as a human being and have discovered areas I can and need to grow in to be a better husband, father, son, leader and friend.”
Jim Mousner, Principal/Creative Director
“Bob Beare is truly gifted. If you have the pleasure of working with him, reading his book “The Creative Fire,” experiencing one of his many workshops, or creating art with him… your life will forever be changed for the better. Guaranteed.”
Grace Sharington, Business Owner/Entrepreneur
“One of the best decisions I’ve made in my entire life. I found the parts of my heart and soul that were missing.”
Mark, Age 57