Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)
The 8-week class originated by Jon Kabat-Zinn, supported by 30 years of research. This is a powerful adjunct to therapy or medical treatment, and has proven beneficial for chronic pain, various health conditions, or just simply “living the full catastrophe.”
Free (required) Orientation dates:Wednesdays January 30th OR February 6th, 6:30 – 8:30pm.
Classes are Wednesdays February 13th – April 3rd 6:30 – 8:30pm.
Day-Long Retreat Saturday March 16th, 9 – 4. Previous MBSR Graduates welcome to retreat.
$350 earlybird registration, $400 after February 8th.
Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation
This four-week class is perfect for absolute beginners, or a wonderful refresher, even if you have a longstanding mindfulness meditation practice. We will explore many tools of mindfulness.
Classes are Thursdays February 7th, 21st, 28th, and March 7th, 6:30 – 8pm
$100 earlybird registration, $120 after February 1st.
Begin a new year in a whole new way. This class will offer participants the means for a new experience of life in the new year, using mindfulness techniques. The class will include basic instruction in mindfulness meditation, values clarification exercises, goal-setting and guided discussion. Beginning and intermediate meditation students welcome. It is facilitated by Dr Joe Rhinewine, who is a psychologist. He specializes in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and draws heavily from this and other mindfulness modalities.
Classes are Mondays January 7th, 14th, 28th. 6:30 – 8pm
$75 earlybird registration, $90 after January 4th
By popular demand, a regular opportunity to come practice the tools of mindfulness. This is a wonderful way to support an ongoing (but maybe flagging) home practice. Of course, we are all beginners, so everyone is welcome.
Classes are Thursdays, January 17th, March 21st, 6:30-8pm