Events of Interest for Department Members

 

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THE HEALER’S ART | FACULTY DEVELOPMENT TRAINING

DATE: July 13 -17, 2022
FORMAT: In Person
WHERE: Yellow Springs, OH
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

Academic Faculty from the following accredited schools.

    • Medical Schools
    • Physician Assistant Schools
    • Veterinary Schools
    • Physical Therapy Schools

EVENT INFORMATION

Click HERE for details

 

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HollyHock MBCT Five-Day Retreat | September 2022

DATE: September 16 – 21, 2022
FORMAT: In Person
WHERE: Hollyhock on Cortes Island, BC

 

EVENT INFORMATION

The MBCT 5-day semi-silent mindfulness-based training for mental health professionals is being held on September 16 – 21, 2022 at Hollyhock on Cortes Island, BC.

https://hollyhock.ca/p/5100/mindfulness-based-cognitive-therapy-mbct-5-day-professional-training/

By the conclusion of the program, participants will be able to:

  1. Identify the core teaching elements of the MBCT program
  2. Define the role of sustained meditative practice in facilitating emotion regulation and defusing negative thought patterns
  3. Guide group participants through the core mindfulness practices utilized in MBCT.
  4. Discuss the relevance and importance of meditation practice and self-inquiry for the facilitator of MBCT and how this informs the integration of awareness practices within a psychotherapy frame.
  5. Describe the origins and rationale behind MBCT

Drs. Mark Lau, R.Psych. and Andrea Grabovac, MD, FRCPC, both certified Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) teachers and MBCT Mentors with the UCSD Mindfulness-Based Professional Training Institute and Center for Mindfulness Studies in Toronto, will be teaching this 5-day workshop.