Blog: Being in Present Time...or not, In Scientology - 2017-02-04
One of the first courses every new Scientologist does is the Communications Course. The Comm Course consists of seven drills done repeatedly. LRH—some say it was Mary Sue—developed these drills to train auditors to better communicate with their PCs—pre-clears.
Before Scientology, I'd never been exposed to anything to help me comfortably confront and to help facilitate the communication process. Especially with members of the opposite sex. For over a month, I honed these skills sitting opposite my twin (any person doing the same course), really looking at him, confronting him, acknowledging him, communicating in a crisp, confident manner.
During this time, I was introduced to the concept of "present time."