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Bulletin Board: Focusing Workshops
As a service to the international focusing community, The Focusing Institute provides this space for the posting of dates and times of Focusing-related workshops.
Ongoing "Changes" groups are listed on the Changes Support Groups page. ("Changes" groups meet to share Focusing either with or without a facilitator). The Focusing Institute does not monitor, and is not responsible or accountable for the following workshops. However individuals list as Certified Trainers have been certified by the Focusing Institute to be highly competent Focusing teachers. For information on Institute workshops, please refer to our Workshops page. For further information on workshops put on by others, please contact them directly at the address or phone number listed.
Are you holding a focusing-related workshop that you would like listed here? Email our webmaster with the workshop particulars.
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (by telephone): An Eight-Month Course Leading to a Proficiency in Focusing Partnership:includes four Levels, two manuals, and email support. $275 for Level One, $795 for Levels 2, 3, and 4 if paid together. Taught by Ann Weiser Cornell, PhD, author of The Power of Focusing. www.focusingresources.com 510-225-0690.
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (by telephone): Recovery Focusing 12 week Intensive. Learn Domain Focusing while crossing it with the 12 Steps of Recovery. Enjoy the FEEL of the Best of Recovery. Taught by Suzanne L. Noel, CFT. Contact email@example.com Website: www.RecoveryFocusing.com
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (by telephone): Safe Companioning Within and Without: A course in Felt Sensing and Felt Listening.Course in Focusing Partnership based on the Domain Focusing Model. Taught by Suzanne L. Noel, CFT, author of Loving At the Edge: Recovery Emerging. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.RecoveryFocusing.com
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (by telephone): The Intellectual / Emotional / Felt Sensual Adventure of a Lifetime: Exploring A Process Model with Rob Parker, PhD., SFTT. Weekly teleconference. In depth study of Eugene Gendlin's book, A Process Model. Be amazed and transformed, day by day, as this new way of thinking/feeling/living gradually sinks in. Open to those who wish to explore the edges of philosophy and the ground of Focusing. More info
ARLINGTON, MA: Calendar of Special Events 2013. All workshops unless otherwise specified are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. Each will be held at the Arlington Center, Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA. More information at New England Focusing website.
NEW YORK CITY, NY: Focusing and Authentic Movement meets Sunday afternoons in midtown Manhattan from 4 - 6. A wonderful opportunity to warm-up your body and invite the focusing process. Barbara Chutroo is a certified focusing trainer, licensed social worker and dance/movement therapist. She has studied Wholebody Focusing with Kevin McEvenue and integrates a range of creative movement ideas and exercises. For information, call 212 721-4284 or email email@example.com
NEW YORK CITY, NY: New York Metro Focusing community meetings: Each evening has its own theme. For more information, visit our website at www.nymetrofocusing.org. To receive emails on Focusing evenings, including NY Metro Focusing meetings, in the NYC area, subscribe to our moderated email list at firstname.lastname@example.org Simply put "subscribe" in the subject line.
CHICAGO, IL: Level I Focusing Training Weekend with Drs. Chel Ferraro and Michelle Downey in the Chicago Loop, Illinois on June 1 and 2, 2013 at 10am - 5pm. Beautiful Lake Michigan Views. Call to Register or for more information, 312-320-9777 or 312-656-2928.
ORLAND PARK, IL: Level 1 Focusing: Introduction presented by Being InSpirit (Dr. Chel Ferraro) on Mondays 6pm - 8pm; May 27, June 3, 10, 24, and July 1, 2013. Call to Register or for more information, 312-320-9777. www.beinginspirit.com
OAK PARK, IL: Six Day Workshops provide a comprehensive introduction to Focusing for beginners: topics are introduced gradually, demonstrations and exercises accompany each topic, and significant time is devoted to practice. These two-weekend workshops run Fridays from 2:00 until 8:00, with pizza, and Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 until 5:00. Renewal Weekend Workshops, on the other hand, are restricted to experienced focusers. Led by Bebe Simon in her home with assistance from a trainer, both types of workshops are limited to a small group to allow for individual instruction.
DURHAM, NC: Day-long workshops for Focusers who
have had at least Level I or three private sessions with a Focusing Trainer.
$75 per workshop. 3500 Westgate Drive, Suite 504, Durham, NC 27707. To
register call Barbara Culbertson, Certified Focusing Trainer, 919.452.8490
or email: email@example.com
website: www.heartsinbalance.com .
SANTA BARBARA, CA: Focusing Training and Focusing in Psychotherapy groups forming quarterly. Ongoing Focusing Group meets monthly for four weekend hours. Contact Deirdre P. Morse, Ph.D., Three West Carrillo, Suite 215, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. 805-965-7730, firstname.lastname@example.org.
SANTA ROSA, CA: Ongoing training and workshops. The Focusing and Expressive Arts Institute offers a variety of workshops and trainings in Focusing, expressive arts, and Focusing-Oriented Arts Therapy (FOAT). Certification tracks are available. See www.focusingarts.com for schedule and information and/or contact Laury Rappaport, Ph.D., ATR-BC, REAT at: email@example.com
MONTREAL, QC: Focusing and BioSpiritual Focusing workshops, group meetings, training and private sessions. Focusing videotapes and resources available. Nada Lou Coordinator, 908 Lake St. Louis Road, Lery, Qc. J6N 1A7. Phone/Fax (450) 692-9339, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
MONTREAL, QC: Focusing and Introduction to TAE with Nada Lou. Certified Coordinator, Nada offers Certification Training for people who wish to become Focusing Trainers. Individual, private sessions are available upon request. Nada Lou, 908 Lake St. Louis Road, Lery, QC. J6N 1A7. Phone/Fax (450) 692-9339, e-mail: email@example.com www.nadalou.com
TORONTO, ON: Innovative Focusing training for professionals with Bala Jaison, Ph.D., at the University of Toronto.
Please see our Focusing For Creative Living brochure for more information on
all our programs. Please free to contact Bala Jaison at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-482-6689 to discuss your individual training
questions and areas of interest. We look forward to hearing from you. Upcoming workshop schedule:
Year-long Certification in Focusing Oriented Therapy – Please contact email@example.com for details.
VANCOUVER, BC: Focusing with the Spirit-Body. Expressive improvisation in the Theatre of the living body.
Workshop with Glenn Fleisch, Ph.D., MFT, in Vancouver, BC, Canada, June, 2013. More info.
COSTA RICA. "Enlivening Recovery" Retreats; Domain Focusing Partnership courses; one-on-one Personalized Training; Monthly Changes Meetings (Focusing Circles); and various five-week Making Sense of Living workshops. Contact: Suzanne L. Noel, CFT at firstname.lastname@example.org Website:www.RecoveryFocusing.com
THE NETHERLANDS: René Veugelers is a certified Focusing Coordinator for adults and for children in the Netherlands and has led many training workshops all over the world. This year his English spoken training will again be held in The Netherlands. It starts on July 15, 2013 and will end after lunch on Sunday July 21, 2013. This training is accredited by The Focusing Institute as an essential part of the whole 60 hour (9 days) Children Focusing Training. Have a look at my web site: www.ftcz.nl for more information, email me at email@example.com or call me on 0031 113 551930
UNITED KINGDOM, Raynes Park and Wimbledon: Try a Focusing Taster
Session with John Threadgold for only £15 (Full 1 hour session) You can come and try a Focusing session, for only £15, (normal price £35).
Come if you want to find out how you really feel, or you have a decision to
make, or a dream that needs interpreting. Focusing can help with all of
these and more! You don't need to make a commitment beyond this session. Please book an
appointment with me, so that I can ensure that I do not have too many
people all at once! If you are a member of Wandle LETS then you can either
pay in cash, or 15 Ecos, or 15 Beaks for members of KUTLETS. Check out the links and
find out more about Local Exchange Trading Schemes and how you can benefit
UNITED KINGDOM: Fiona Parr is a certified Coordinator and offers trainings in the Focusing Skills Certificate Course Levels 1-5 in the South West of England. Professional training and individual tuition is also offered. Have a look at my web site www.fionaparr-focusing.co.uk for more information, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 01837 840165.