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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 Bill Silverman with the workshop particulars.
Please also visit our Changes Support Groups page.
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (online meeting): 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 (online meeting): Focusing Basics for Coaches and Healing Professionals: Includes the equivalent of 2 levels, 100 pg. Manual, and email support. 8 weekly meetings.To facilitate and enhance learning, groups are limited to a maximum of 6 participants. Advanced courses, one-one private tuition, and Focusing Oriented Therapy sessions also available. Taught by Ruth Hirsch, MSW, MPH, Certified Trainer and Certifying Coordinator for The Focusing Institute. www.ruthhirsch.com
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (online meeting): Making Sense of Living: A Course in Felt Relating. Course in Focusing Partnership based on the Domain Focusing Model (or Recovery Focusing model). Ten month course. Taught by Suzanne L. Noel, CFC, author of Loving At the Edge: Recovery Emerging. Contact email@example.com Website: www.RecoveryFocusing.com
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (online meeting): Opening the Treasure Box.Five-week course using the H.O.W. We Heal process to explore a creative, work, personal change, or Focusing project. Taught by Suzanne L. Noel, CFC. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.RecoveryFocusing.com
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (online meeting): Passing It On: Teaching, Guiding, and Facilitating Meaning Making. Advanced course for certification as a Focusing Professional or trainer. Taught by Suzanne L. Noel, CFC. Contact email@example.com Website: www.RecoveryFocusing.com
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (online meeting): Stepping Stones to Healing. A felt sensed exploration of the principles of the 12 Steps of Recovery while learning H.O.W. to Facilitate Recovery Focusing Groups. Group process based on the H.O.W. We Heal model. Ten session weekly course. Taught by Suzanne L. Noel, CFC. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.RecoveryFocusing.com
ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD (online meeting): 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. 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.
POMPTON PLAINS, NJ: North Jersey Professional Focusing Association holds events in New Jersey for people who want to learn how to find inner calm through the practice of Focusing. At NJFPA events, which are tailored to different levels of Focusing experience, safety and a welcoming atmosphere are ensured for all attendees. For more information, visit the NJFPA website at http://www.northjerseyfocusers.com/about.html.
WEST HARTFORD, CT: BioSpiritual Focusing in Spiritual Direction and Pastoral Care. This interactive educational program is an introduction to the utilization of BioSpiritual Focusing in Spiritual Direction and Pastoral Care ministries. It will provide a brief overview of the BioSpiritual Focusing process steps and their potential applications in spiritual direction and pastoral care settings. It will also include opportunities for individual experiences of the key elements of Focusing and live demonstrations of the Focusing methodology. Date: Saturday, February 20, 2016 (March 5th snow date). Time: 12:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Location: Spiritual Life Center, 303 Tunxis Road, West Hartford, CT. Instructors: Roberta Whitney MA., CFP., CSD. Joseph Colletti M.Div., S.T.M., M.Ed., CFT. Cost: Free for Spiritual Life Center community members, all others: $ 30.00. Information and registration at www.spiritlifectr.org/register or 860-243-2374
OAK PARK, IL: Six Day Workshops provide a comprehensive introduction to Focusing for beginners and experienced focusers. 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. Led by Bebe Simon in her home with assistance from another teacher, workshops are limited to a small group to allow for individual instruction. The next workshop will be held on the weekends of March 25-27, 2016, and April 22-24, 2016. Please call Bebe Simon at 708-524-1114 to register or ask questions. More information on website
LOS ANGELES, CA: John Amodeo and Laury Rappaport will be presenting an all-day pre conference workshop. "Integrating Focusing into Your Clinical Practice" at the Evolution of Addiction Conference Feb. 5th in Los Angeles. Special Discount 20%: use the following code: Rappaport20 More info
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
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
ISRAEL, Jerusalem: Focusing Basics for Coaches and Healing Professionals. Includes the equivalent of 2 levels, 100 pg. Manual, and email support. 8 weekly meetings.To facilitate and enhance learning, groups are limited to a maximum of 6 participants. Advanced courses, one-one private tuition, and Focusing Oriented Therapy sessions also available. Taught by Ruth Hirsch, MSW, MPH, Certified Trainer and Certifying Coordinator for The Focusing Institute. www.ruthhirsch.com
ISRAEL, Caesarea Sea Center: From Trauma to Thriving. With with Shaun and Alexis Phillips
this coming May 29, 2016 to June 1, 2016. More information
UNITED KINGDOM, Manchester. PCCS Training. Focusing-oriented therapy Level 1. 12 CPD Hours. Counts towards BFA Skills Certificate. Date 11-12th June 2016. For more information and to book click here.
UNITED KINGDOM, Raynes Park South West London: Focusing-Oriented therapy training over 5 weekends (60 CPD Hours) from January 2016. Levels 1-5. Maximum 5 people on each course. All courses count towards the British Focusing Association Skills Certificate (issued on 60 Hours of training). For more information click here. To book click here.
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 email@example.com, or call 01837 840165.