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Discussion in 'Controversial Scientologists' started by Zoey2014, Jul 31, 2014.

  1. Gib

    Gib Crusader

  2. programmer_guy

    programmer_guy True Ex-Scientologist

    I am a little surprised that Paul (DullOldFart) hasn't made a comment on this.
    IIRC, Paul was a course sup at AOLA.


    Wasn't any "twinning" just for course drills and auditing was solo?
  3. Dulloldfart

    Dulloldfart Squirrel Extraordinaire

    I only saw this a minute ago. I'm in the UK and I also sleep! I was the Solo-OT3 sup at AOSHUK around 1983-5, and at ITO on and off for a couple of years in the early 90s.

    There were no special checksheet requirements in terms of drilling/twinning beyond the Advanced Courses rule that all the materials must be M4 *rated, no exceptions. How individual sups ran their courserooms differed from sup to sup. I usually let the students *rate each other, but my experience was that student *rates on any course anywhere were useless in checking student understanding and ability to do what was required by the checksheet.

    So I insisted on checking out all the student drills and clay demos personally as well as the occasional spot-check, as that gave me sufficient control over what was (at the time!) important**. Plus the final drills that I did on OT2 and OT3 (fuck the official checksheets: these were additional) made sure they knew what to do when they went into session. The regular auditing on OT2 and OT3 is solo, unless a review is needed.

    **important = following the instructions laid out in the materials. In reality the theory as given in the materials is bullshit and you could ignore most of the instructions and do it completely wrong per the materials and still get the results (meter phenomena etc) promised.

  4. Enthetan

    Enthetan Master of Disaster

    It's been a while since I did OT3, and I don't remember if I worked with a twin on the classroom portion of it.