Cultivating the heart. A course of workshops training in mindfulness, kindness, compassion, joy and peace
Eight Saturdays over February, March, April & May 2017
Venue: The Sanctuary, 17 Tasman Way, Byron Bay, NSW.
Facilitator: Malcolm Huxter, Clinical Psychologist
Workshop 1: Healing the Heart and Mind with Mindfulness (two Saturdays-4/2/17 and 11/2/17)
Workshop 2: Mindful-Compassion: Ancient path, current therapies (one Saturday-4/3/17)
Workshop 3: Balancing Emotions and Cultivating the Heart (four Saturdays-11/3/17, 1/4/17, 8/4/17 & 6/5/17)
Workshop 4: Cultivating the Heart of Joy and Appreciation (one Saturday-13/5/17)
Collectively these workshops will aim to enable participants to:
Find a link to the session by session overview of the course here: Cultivating the heart-overview
Who are these workshops for?
These workshops are suitable for anyone, lay or professional, who aspires towards the above aims. Though experience in meditation will be an advantage it is not necessary for Workshop 1 & 2. Previous experience with meditation is a requirement for workshop 3 & 4. The workshops would be helpful as professional development opportunities for therapists, educators and programme leaders. Medicare rebates are possible for up to 10 sessions for some individuals on GP’s Mental Health Care Plans.
Format: The sessions will include meditation training and practice, short talks, experiential exercises, small and large group discussion, optional movements and home practices.
Dates and times:
Costs for registration:
Whole series of workshops including at least 7 days = $640 (Early Bird before 16/1/17) ,
Workshop 1 only = $220
Workshop 2 only = $110
Workshop 3 only = $420
Workshop 4 only = $110
Participation in individual days is possible with negotiation for those with experience (such as those who have attended others courses, workshops or retreats) cost = $110 per day.
With prior agreement, a rebate claim of $31.65 per session is possible after the group is completed for some individuals on a GPs Mental Health Care Plan.
Please book early as places are limited.
For more detailed information and registration forms contact Mal Huxter
Here is a link to download the registration form in Word registration form in Word for cultivating the heart workshops Feb-May 2017
Here is a link to the registration form as a PDF registration form in PDF for cultivating the heart workshops Feb-May 2017
To register email completed registration form to:
For further information contact Malcolm on
Mob 0431768299 or firstname.lastname@example.org
May you be well and happy