Previous Workshop Schedules

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2018 Workshops and Trainings

Sat., March 24, 2018 – Los Angeles, CA – 10 to 6 PM
Well Being in the Modern Age
Mental Health, Psychoactive Drug & Cannabis Experimentation Panel Discussion

NeueHouse Hollywood
6121 Sunset Boulevard | Los Angeles, CA 90028
For more information and to get tickets go to witmalive.com

Fri. to Sun., May 11 to 13, 2018 – Joshua Tree, CA
Cross Cultural Systems of Meditation Workshop
2018 Shakti Fest
Register at shaktifest.bhaktifest.com

Fri. to Sun., May 25 to 27, 2018 – Big Sur, CA – Weekend Retreat
Mind, Mood & Happiness: Transforming the Self
Esalen Institute
Register at www.esalen.org

Thurs. to Sat., August 23 to 25, 2018 – Montreal, Canada
Hypnotic language of change: Resources for improving your mind, mood and happiness
Accessing the body’s wisdom: Transforming symptoms to healing resolutions with Ericksonian hypnosis, mindfulness and somatic experiencing psychotherapy
Practicum l theory and practice: Ericksonian hypnosis, mindfulness and somatic experiencing therapies, an integrative mind body approach
ISH: 11th World Congress of Medical & Clinical Hypnosis
The Palais des congrès de Montréal
For more information go to hypnosis2018.com

Friday, October 12, 2018 – Public Workshop 9 to 4:30 pm – Brisbane, Australia
Mind, Mood and Happiness: Transforming the Self
Gestalt Therapy Brisbane
​28 Prospect Tce, Highgate Hill
​Brisbane, Australia
For more information contact Tine at tine@gestalttherapybrisbane.qld.edu.au or go to gestalttherapybrisbane.qld.edu.au

Sat. & Sun., October 13 – 14, 2018 – Clinical Training – Brisbane, Australia
Contemporary Relational Gestalt: New Integrations in Mindfulness, Somatic Experiencing and Relational Gestalt for Trauma Treatment and Cultivating Resilency
Gestalt Therapy Brisbane
​Brisbane, Australia
This is a closed workshop for second year students at the Gestalt Therapy Brisbane

Thursday, October 18, 2018 – Evening Workshop – Brisbane, Australia
Creativity in Therapy
Gestalt Art Therapy Center
Ashgrove- Brisbane, Australia
For more information contact Yaro or Gemma at gestaltarttherapycentre@gmail.com or go to gestaltarttherapy.com

Fri. & Sat., October 20 & 21, 2018 – Clinical Training – Mullumbimby, Australia
How Mindfulness Can Enhance and Deepen Our Relationships With Self and Others Workshop
Anahata Retreats
Mullumbimby, Australia
For more information contact Rhonda at rhonda@gestaltsydney.com or go to www.anahataretreats.com

Thursday, October 25, 2018 – Public Evening Talk – Sydney, Australia
Mind, Mood & Happiness: Transforming the Self Workshop
The Relational Institute Australia
3/166 Pacific Highway North Sydney NSW 2060
​Sydney, Australia
For more information contact Ashley at ashleigh@therelationalinstitute.com.au or go to therelationalinstitute.com.au

Sat. & Sun, October 27 – 28, 2018 – Clinical Training – Sydney, Australia
The Integration of Gestalt Therapy & Mindfulness: New Somatic Approaches for the Treatment of Trauma & Cultivating Resilency
The Relational Institute Australia
3/166 Pacific Highway North Sydney NSW 2060
​Sydney, Australia
For more information contact Ashley at ashleigh@therelationalinstitute.com.au or go to therelationalinstitute.com.au/

Sat., November 3, 2018 – Clinical Training – Santa Barbara, CA
Mindfulness, Trauma and Somatic Experiencing an Integrative Approach
The United States Association Of Body Psychotherapy (USABP) 2018 Conference
Pacifica Graduate Institute’s Ladera Lane Campus
​Santa Barbara, CA
For more information go to www.usabp.org

Sat. & Sun, November 10 – 11, 2018 – Clinical Training – Osaka, Japan
Gestalt Therapies, Mindfulness & Trauma Healing Therapies
Gestalt Network Japan
For more information contact Michele at michelleraimo@mac.com

Sat. & Sun, November 17 – 18, 2018 – Clinical Training – Tokyo, Japan
Gestalt Therapies, Mindfulness & Integrative Mind-Body Healing Therapies
Gestalt Network Japan
For more information contact Masa at momotake@qa3.so-net.ne.jp

Thurs. to Sun, December 6 – 9, 2018 – Clinical Training – San Francisco, CA
Mindfulness, Trauma and Trance: Gestalt-Somatic Experiencing, and Ericksonian Mind-Body Approaches
Brief Therapy Conference
Hyatt San Francisco Airport, Burlingame, California
For more information go to brieftherapyconference.com

2017 Workshops and Trainings

Sat., April 1, 2017 – Santa Monica, CA – 1 to 3 PM
Mind, Mood & Happiness
Santa Monica Yoga
1640 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, CA
Register at santamonicayoga.com or call 310-396-4040

Sun., April 9, 2017 – Paradise Island, Bahamas – Evening Talk
Mindfully Achieving Wise Mind, Big Mind and Open Mind Talk
Siviananda Yoga Institute
Register at sivanandabahamas.org

Mon., April 10, 2017 – Paradise Island, Bahamas – Afternoon Workshop
Achieving Mind, Mood & Happiness Workshop
Siviananda Yoga Institute
Register at sivanandabahamas.org

Tues., April 11, 2017 – Paradise Island, Bahamas – Afternoon Workshop
The Buddha’s Tool Kit: Awaken Your Body’s Wisdom Workshop
Siviananda Yoga Institute
Register at sivanandabahamas.org

Fri. to Sun., May 26 to 28, 2017 – Big Sur, CA – Weekend Retreat
Mind, Mood & Happiness: Transforming the Self
Esalen Institute
Register at www.esalen.org

Fri. to Sun., November 3 to 5, 2017 – Big Sur, CA – Weekend Retreat
The Art of Leadership: Creativity, Communication and Vision
Esalen Institute
Register at www.esalen.org

Friday, November 10, 2017 – Los Angeles, CA – Evening Talk with Dr. Judith Orloff
Deepen Your Mindfulness Practice with Intuition, Empathy & Creativity
InsightLA
1430 Olympic Blvd. – Santa Monica, CA
Register at www.insightla.org

2016 Workshops and Trainings

Friday, April 1, 2016 – Los Angeles, CA – 9AM to 2:00 PM
Mindfulness and the Core Technologies of Transformation Therapy Training – Part One

InsightLA,
1430 Olympic Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
To register and for more information go to www.insightla.org

Saturday, April 2, 2016 – Los Angeles, CA – 9AM to 2:00 PM
Mindfulness and the Core Technologies of Transformation Therapy Training – Part Two

InsightLA,
1430 Olympic Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
To register and for more information go to www.insightla.org

Fri. Evening, to Sun., May 27 – 29, 2016 – Big Sur, CA
Mind, Mood & Happiness Weekend Retreat

Esalen Institute
55000 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA
For further information and to register go to www.esalen.org

Saturday, June 4, 2016 – Los Angeles, CA – 10AM to 1PM
Mindfulness & Creativity: Transforming the Self

UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center
Westwood, CA
For details and to register call 310/260-7503 or go to www.marc.ucla.edu

Sat., July 16, 2016 – New York City, NY
Mind, Mood & Happiness: Transforming the Self

New York Open Center
22 E 30th Street, NY NY
For further information and to register go to www.opencenter.org

Fri., Sept 16 to Sun., Sept 18, 2016 – Zurich, Switzerland
Hypnotic Language of Change: Resources for Generating Happiness, Resiliency, Creativity and Trauma Healing

Polarity Education Center Ag
Center for Inner Ecology Ag
Zwinglistrasse 21
CH – 8004 Zürich
For more information go to www.polarity.ch

Thurs., Sept 22 to Sun., Sept 25, 2016 – Taormina, Sicily
EAGT – AAGT Joint Conference – The Aesthetic of Otherness: Meeting at the boundary in a desensitized world
The Clinical Applications of Mindfulness Meditation, Somatics and Gestalt Therapy for Fostering Resiliency, Creativity and Trauma Resolution

Hilton Hotel
Taormina, Sicily
For more information go to www.taorminaconference2016.com

2015 Workshops and Trainings

Saturday, February 7, 2015 – Los Angeles, CA – 10AM to 1PM
Mindfulness & Creativity: Transforming the Self

UCLA Mindful Awareness Research Center
Westwood, CA
For details and to register go to www.marc.ucla.edu

Friday, February 20, 2015 – Los Angeles, CA – 9AM to 12:30PM
Mindfulness-Based Psychotherapy: Mindfulness, Trauma, Trance and Somatic Expressive Therapy Training – Part One

InsightLA,
1430 Olympic Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
To register and for more information go to www.insightla.org

Saturday, February 21, 2015 – Los Angeles, CA – 9AM to 12:30PM
Mindfulness-Based Psychotherapy: Mindfulness, Trauma, Trance and Somatic Expressive Therapy Training – Part Two

InsightLA,
1430 Olympic Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
To register and for more information go to www.insightla.org

Sunday to Friday, April 5 to 10, 2015 – Big Sur, CA
Yoga Psychology Training

Together with Sianna Sherman • Ashley Turner • Theodore Kyriakos
Esalen Institute
55000 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA
For further information and to register go to ashleyturner.org/yoga-psychology-training

Fri May 8 to Sun., May 10, 2015 – Zurich, Switzerland
Symptom is the Healing Solution: New Integrations in Ericksonian and Somatic Approaches – 3 Day Training

Polarity Education Center Ag
Center for Inner Ecology Ag
Zwinglistrasse 21
CH – 8004 Zürich
For further information and to register go to www.polarity.ch

Fri. Evening, to Sun., May 22 – 24, 2015 – Big Sur, CA
Mind, Mood & Happiness Weekend Retreat

Esalen Institute
55000 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA
For further information and to register go to www.esalen.org

Sat., June 6, 2015 – New York City, NY
Mind, Mood & Happiness: Transforming the Self

New York Open Center
22 E 30th Street, NY NY
For further information and to register go to www.opencenter.org

Sat., July 11, 2015 – Boulder, CO
Mindfulness as Regulation for Relational Trauma Evening Talk

Guest Speaker at the DARe to Connect: Integrating Attachment into Your Practice & Life Workshop
For further information go to www.attachmentmastery.com

Friday, July 24, 2015 – Austin, TX
Mindfulness, Trauma and Trance: New Integrations for the Mind-Body Therapies
Central Texas Society of Clinical Hypnosis
Austin, TX
For more information go to www.ctsch.com

Thurs., Aug 27 to Sat., Aug 29, 2015 – Paris, France
Mindfulness, Trauma and Trance: The 2.0 Model of Hypnosis and Mind-Body Healing Therapies

20th International Ericksonian Congress
For more information go to www.cfhtb.org

Fri., Sept 4 to Sun., Sept 6, 2015 – Zurich, Switzerland
Hypnotic Language of Change: Transforming the Demons of the Ego Mind

Polarity Education Center Ag
Center for Inner Ecology Ag
Zwinglistrasse 21
CH – 8004 Zürich
For more information go to www.polarity.ch

Fri., to Sun., Sept. 25 to 27, 2015 – Madrid, Spain
Sept. 25th – Zen-Mindfulness, Trauma and Trance: Explorations in Integrative Mind Body Healing

Sept. 27th – The Buddha’s Toolkit
Zen Therapy Conference
For more information and to register go to www.itziconference.eu

Friday, October 2 to Sunday, October 4, 2015 – Moscow, Russia
The Power of Mindfulness & Ericksonian Hypnosis: Transforming the Mind, Body & Emotions to Ignite Your Creativity & Intuition

Institute of Group and Family Psychology and Psychotherapy
For further information contact www.igisp.ru

Fri., to Sun., Oct 30 to Nov 1, 2015 – Big Sur, CA
Mindful Leadership and Coaching: The Art of Communication, Creativity and Vision

Esalen Institute
55000 Highway 1, Big Sur, CA
Contact: Esalen Institute at (831) 667-3000 or www.esalen.org

Sat. to Mon., November 21 to 23, 2015 – Tokyo, Japan – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
New Integrations in Gestalt, Ericksonian & Somatic Healings for PTSD, Anxiety & Pain

Gestalt Network, Tokyo, Japan
For further information contact Masa Momotake at momotake@qa3.so-net.ne.jp

Sat. & Sun., November 28 & 29, 2015 – Kobe, Japan – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Trauma Resolution: New Integrations in Gestalt Somatic Therapies

Gestalt Network Japan
For further information contact Michelle at michiyon@kcc.zaq.ne.jp

Sunday, December 13, 2015 – Phoenix, AZ
Accessing The Body’s Wisdom: Transforming Symptoms to Healing Resolutions with Ericksonian Hypnosis, Somatics and Mindfulness Based Psychotherapy

Ericksonian Conference
For more information and to register go to www.ericksoncongress.com