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2016 Community Education Classes

Mindbody Play

August 13, 2016   Registration Deadline: July 29th
Location: Boone, NC

MindBody Play is a class focusing on proper body mechanics for the new and experienced therapist. The mind aspect is built around meditation techniques for staying intentional with the client and the therapeutic environment; the body aspect is built around actual mechanical techniques to keep the therapist’s body in proper alignment and strength building for the muscular system. The play is built around freeing movements that allow the therapist to explore their own holding patterns throughout the mindbody and release them.  We will also discuss the Five Pillars of Health:  Food, Water, Breath, Sleep and Movement.  Upon completion of this class, the student will be able to:

  • Identify and demonstrate therapeutic meditation techniques
  • Identify and demonstrate proper alignment for body mechanics
  • Identify holding patterns within themselves and learn movements and techniques to release those patterns
  • Identify and demonstrate strength building techniques for self care especially with regard to hands and arms

$195

9:30-5:30 / 8 CEUs

The Seven Healing Chakras

October 14-16, 2016   Registration Deadline: October 12th
Location: Concord, NC

The Seven Healing Chakras is a journey into the energetic healing components of the Chakra System, an ancient system of healing born out of Ayurvedic Medicine, a system that heals with natural foods, movement, sleep and herbs. We will discuss the history of the chakras as well as its evolution into western medicine. The Chakra System (pronounced Ch as in church) is a system that can be used in any work or personal environment to elevate the integrity of the work and raise the atmosphere’s vibrational level. We will focus on our relationship with security, relationships, personal power, compassion and love, truth-telling and becoming our authentic selves, listening to our intuition and connecting to our spirit. Learn what areas of the mindbody are strong for you and which areas hold a weakness pattern. Within each chakra there is a connection to specific mindbody conditions and the root cause of them. This course is multi-dimensional and experiential and it requires an extensive amount of innerpersonal work . Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:

  • Define the Chakra System and its’ properties
  • Explore, evaluate and discuss the connection between the Chakra System and the healing process for the mindbody
  • Explore, create and demonstrate Chakra assignments that will enhance each Chakra’s wellbeing
  • Explore and Intregrate the main theme of each Chakra into a working system with activities and assignments
  • Identify and name the anatomical systems and organs that are in each Chakra
  • Recognize the emotional impact of each Chakra on the mindbody employing artistic experiments and scientific knowledge

$365

9:30-5:30 / 24 CEUs

The Seven Healing Chakras

October 28-30, 2016   Registration Deadline: October 26th
Location: Brentwood, TN

The Seven Healing Chakras is a journey into the energetic healing components of the Chakra System, an ancient system of healing born out of Ayurvedic Medicine, a system that heals with natural foods, movement, sleep and herbs. We will discuss the history of the chakras as well as its evolution into western medicine. The Chakra System (pronounced Ch as in church) is a system that can be used in any work or personal environment to elevate the integrity of the work and raise the atmosphere’s vibrational level. We will focus on our relationship with security, relationships, personal power, compassion and love, truth-telling and becoming our authentic selves, listening to our intuition and connecting to our spirit. Learn what areas of the mindbody are strong for you and which areas hold a weakness pattern. Within each chakra there is a connection to specific mindbody conditions and the root cause of them. This course is multi-dimensional and experiential and it requires an extensive amount of innerpersonal work . Upon completion of this course the student will be able to:

  • Define the Chakra System and its’ properties
  • Explore, evaluate and discuss the connection between the Chakra System and the healing process for the mindbody
  • Explore, create and demonstrate Chakra assignments that will enhance each Chakra’s wellbeing
  • Explore and Intregrate the main theme of each Chakra into a working system with activities and assignments
  • Identify and name the anatomical systems and organs that are in each Chakra
  • Recognize the emotional impact of each Chakra on the mindbody employing artistic experiments and scientific knowledge

$365

9:30-5:30 / 24 CEUs

Cultivating A Teacher: A Holistic Living and Learning Program

November 12, 2016   Registration Deadline: November 10th
Location: Concord, NC 28025

Cultivating A Teacher is a unique 70-hour Teacher Training Living and Learning Program that offers an array of enriching education strategies that will benefit teachers with a desire to promote positive growth and to create an interactive community. If you wish to learn how to create a successful holistic classroom or workshop, this class is for you. Upon completion of this multi-dimensional learning experience, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify and effectively manage the beginning, middle and ending relationship in an educational process
  • Recognize and explore relationships within an interactive community
  • Understand and implement the concept of personal power and prosperity consciousness as a tool for daily living
  • Explore and unleash their creative potential
  • Create effective lesson plans and innovative self-awareness activities
  • Demonstrate dynamic presentation skills
  • Speak their authentic voice
  • Identify the seven learning styles and implement personal instruction for each
  • Grasp the importance of right communication and extinguish communication chaos
  • Develop skills for unlocking the inner wisdom of intuition
  • Embrace their vital essence through spirit and self actualization
  • Classes meet one Saturday a month for nine months from 9:30 am – 5:30 pm on the following dates:  November 12, December 10, January 14, February 11, March 11, April 22, May 20, June 17,  and July 15.   Students are required to purchase two texts for the class: The Courage To Teach by Parker Palmer and The Seven Healing Chakras by Dr. Brenda Davies. Both titles are available at Amazon and most bookstores.

$1595 (Payment Plan Available)

9:30-5:30 / 70 CEUs