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3 Day Mindfulness Intensive (Banff, AB)

Event Start Date: 7/3/2017

Event End Date: 7/5/2017

Presenter: Michael Stone, MA

Workshop Agenda - Key topics Covered

Day 1 - Monday, July 3, 2017

  • Contemporary mindfulness interventions for different populations and symptoms
  • Body-centered practices for working directly with trauma symptoms
  • How to Deepen Your Capacity for Presence
  • Building Your Capacity for a Wider Range of Emotions
  • Participants will understand the importance of cultivating an inner holding environment for strong emotions, grief and pain
  • Participants will learn visualization practices to help hold turbulent experience
  • Assess and identify the role of reactivity in psychotherapy process and treatment outcome

Day 2 - Tuesday, July 4, 2017

  • Demonstrate skill in managing one's presence, resilience and hindrances that may either encourage or block clients' treatment progress
  • Incorporate specific practices into daily routines as a practicing clinician, and build client's skills in doing so for themselves
  • Using dyads and small groups, we will alternate between theory and practice techniques, putting to work what we've learned

Day 3 - Wednesday, July 5, 2017

  • Four Tasks: A simple set of four practices that underpin the theory and application of mindfulness and self-compassion in clinical and educational settings
  • Strategies for transforming reactivity and dissociation
  • You'll learn how to watch and quiet the mind. You'll learn to slow down
  • Further practices (in small groups) for introducing contemplative practice into your work

More Information and Registration

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Event Locations

  • Banff Park Lodge

    222 Lynx Street
    T1L 1K5