Holy listening stones (that's holy listening, not holy stones) facilitate a technique that cues emotions and become a conversation starting point. An assortment of meaningless designs and symbols are painted on the stones. Participants select a stone which speaks to them in the moment. Often that opens the door to discussion of feelings which might otherwise go unrecognized.
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