Fall Teaching Institute 2017
September 3 - 30 | 6 Sessions | Online
Morsels of Mindfulness: Video Postcards
Travel with Saki Santorelli for "3 morsels in 3 minutes," a series of 6 online video impressions along the way as he teaches and meets with MBSR communities in Switzerland, France, Belgium and Denmark over 23 days.
September 7 - 15 | 8 Days | Shrewsbury, MA
MBSR Practice Teaching Intensive
Applied exploration of MBSR Fundamentals curriculum over 8 consecutive days, immersion in MBSR methodology and direct experience through simulated teaching. Trainees may begin to teach MBSR classes with CFM "Qualified Teacher" status upon successful course completion.
Jacob Piet, Lynn Koerbel
September 12 - November 16 | 10 Weeks | Online
Group supervision in MBSR offers the opportunity to actively engage in dialogue with a CFM senior teacher and small peer cohort. Via live, online videoconferencing, explore issues and questions that arise out of direct MBSR teaching.
Carolyn West, Margaret Fletcher
September 22 | 1-Day Workshop | Shrewsbury, MA
Mindfulness-Based Approaches for Trauma Treatment
Workshop for clinicians, therapists and MBSR teachers explores adapting mindfulness-based approaches in treatment of trauma. Covers diagnosis & classification of trauma-related syndromes, neuroscience of trauma & dissociation to inform evidence-based interventions.
September 25 - November 17 | 8 weeks | Shrewsbury, MA
This 8-week professional course may be taken in the morning or in the evening, and is an immersion in the curriculum, program flow, and contextual and theoretical background of MBSR.
Margaret Fletcher, Kate Mitcheom
October 6 - December 1 | 8 weeks | Online
Heart of the Matter: Advanced Teacher Seminar
Online seminar for MBSR teachers to experience an MBSR class taught at the CFM by Senior Teachers. Participants review a video recording of each class after it has been taught, and then discuss in an online seminar setting. Class size is limited so early application is encouraged.
October 4 - November 22 | 8 Weeks | Online
Mindful Eating Facilitator Training
Training for MBSR teachers to expand their knowledge and course offerings to include Mindful Eating, or are looking to learn more about mindfulness through the doorway of stress-eating.
Robin Boudette, Judson Brewer
October 9 - 17 | 9 days | Wicklow, Ireland
9-day residential MBSR teacher training, format starts with a 5-day immersion in Mindfulness Tools intensive workshop, followed by 4-day rigorous professional teacher training. This program was chosen by CNN Travel as one of the top 10 meditation retreats in the world.
Anne Twohig, Carolyn West
October 15 - 22 | 7 Day Retreat | Rhinebeck, NY
Embedded in seven days of silence, we will explore the universal qualities of mindfulness and their expression in contemporary, non-sectarian settings through ongoing practice and evening talks.
Florence Meleo-Meyer, Saki Santorelli, Bob Stahl
November 2 - December 7 | 5 weeks | Online
Remembrance: Dialogue and Inquiry in the MBSR and MBCT Classroom
*This course is currently full and on waitlist status. If interested, please sign onto the waitlist.*
Five weekly, online-live sessions for MBSR and MBCT teachers or teacher-trainees to practice dialogue and inquiry while studying foundational source materials, supporting teachers in being more informed, competent and relationally wise.
November 3 - 10 | 7 Day Retreat | Colorado
Silent MBSR Retreat
Seven-day, teacher-led silent Mindfulness Meditation Retreat emphasizing the deep understanding of mindfulness meditation. Suitable for mindfulness teachers or aspiring teachers, and fulfills CFM certification requirements.
Jim Colosi, Janet Solyntjes
November 16 - 21 | 6 Day Retreat | Massachusetts
Foundations of Mindfulness: A Silent MBSR Retreat
Retreat at Spirit Fire Retreat Center, open to anyone wishing to experience the rigors and enjoyments of a silent retreat. Located in pastoral Leyden, MA, on the edge of the Berkshires, 2 hours west of Boston and 4 hours north of NYC. Only 75 minute drive from Hartford, CT airport.
December 11 - 20 | 9 days | The Basque Country of Spain
9-day residential MBSR teacher training, format starts with a 5-day immersion in Mindfulness Tools intensive workshop, followed by 4-day rigorous professional teacher training.
This program is sold-out and on waitlist status.
Ana Arrabe, Lynn Koerbel