Events

Hosted Workshops & Programs at EarthRise

EarthRise hosts a wide variety of multi-day workshops and programs oriented around personal development. These retreats are produced by leaders in their various fields of study, and often have open enrollment.

Past Hosted Workshops & Programs at EarthRise

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  • Retreat

    Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC)

    Presenters
    Kristin Neff, PhD, Christopher Germer, PhD
    • May 12, 2013 – May 17, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    Mindful Self Compassion (MSC) is an intensive training retreat version of an empirically-supported 8-week program designed to cultivate the skill of self-compassion. Based on groundbreaking research by Kristin Neff and integrated with the clinical perspective of Christopher Germer, participants learn to respond to difficult emotions with kindness and understanding. more...

  • Workshop

    Meet 'The Iceman'

    Wim Hof Method Basic Course

    Presenter
    Wim Hof
    • Apr 27, 2013 – Apr 28, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    Wim Hof is world-renown for astonishing feats in the extremes of nature and hold 20 world records. Come be inspired by a unique idividual and learn his method for Mind-Body-Nature connection, wellness, peak performance, and his 'unusual' mind-body control. more...

  • Retreat

    Beyond Words

    Poetry and Music as a Portal to Awakening

    Presenters
    Kim Rosen, MFA, Jami Sieber
    • Apr 12, 2013 – Apr 14, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    Join Kim Rosen and musical alchemist Jami Sieber to pioneer the frontiers of consciousness and creativity that unfold through the transformative power of beauty, poetry, music, writing, community, nature, movement, and profound silence. more...

  • Workshop

    iRest Yoga Nidra

    Level I Training

    Presenter
    Richard Miller, PhD
    • Apr 8, 2013 – Apr 12, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    This Level I training is designed to provide you with the basic principles, history, theory, practice, and delivery of iRest that will allow you to incorporate the simple 10-step iRest protocol into your personal life, professional teaching, or clinical practice. more...

  • Weekend Workshop

    Weekend of Outstanding Women

    Where are your photos now?

    Presenter
    Felicia Schonborn
    • Mar 1, 2013 – Mar 3, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    We all have photos of family, trips, and special events in draws, on computers, and phones. Let's get them into your life. more...

  • Weekend Workshop

    Dynamic Neural Retraining System Program

    Presenter
    Annie Hopper
    • Mar 1, 2013 – Mar 3, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    Recover from chemical sensitivities, chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, electric hypersensitivity syndrome, and anxiety through re-wiring the brain. The step-by-step techniques used are based on neuroplasticity therapy, which re-wires the limbic system in the brain to build more functional neural pathways that corrects the associated maladapted stress response, normalizes sensory perception, and decreases symptoms of illness. more...

  • Retreat

    Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)

    Presenters
    Zindel Segal, PhD, Steven Hickman, PsyD, Sarah Bowen, PhD
    • Feb 17, 2013 – Feb 22, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    Led by senior therapists, mindfulness teachers and retreat leaders, this training emphasizes the importance of the clinician’s own meditation practice and self-inquiry. Through role-play, simulated classroom, and patient-practitioner encounters, it explores the actual application of mindfulness practices in working with clients. more...

  • Retreat

    February "Ease of Being" Retreat

    Presenter
    Richard Miller, PhD
    • Feb 7, 2013 – Feb 10, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    During our time together at this silent retreat, we will engage in sitting and moving meditation, bodysensing, breathsensing, silence, and intimate and spirited dialogue, all of which support your awakening into your innate nonseparateness with all of life. The practices that we engage evoke and support psychological integration as well as spiritual awakening to your true nature. more...

  • Workshop

    Embodied Practitioner Certification

    Level One

    Presenter
    MetaIntegral Academy
    • Jan 21, 2013 – Jan 25, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    The Embodied Practitioner Certification: Level 1 is the first year of a three-year program that provides a complete training in professionally and skillfully applying integral principles from an embodied place. more...

  • Retreat

    Mindfulness Based Childbirth and Parenting (MBCP)

    • Jan 13, 2013 – Jan 19, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    Mindfulness Based Childbirth and Parenting (MBCP) offers parents-to-be the opportunity to use the remarkably transformative time of pregnancy and childbirth to learn the life-skill of mindfulness for working with the stress, pain, and fear that are a normal part of this profound journey into the unknown and to have these skills in place for parenting mindfully from the moment of birth. more...

  • Retreat

    The Holographic Butterfly

    Regenesis and Transformation

    Presenter
    Jean Houston, PhD
    • Dec 6, 2012 – Dec 10, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    Join us for this sacred retreat of regeneration, ceremony, and transformation. Enter the weekend as humbly as the caterpillar enters the chrysalis, then once inside experience the initiation into a world of unpredictable growth, contagious joy, and life-changing possibilities. more...

  • Special Event

    Evening Benefit Concert for EarthRise

    New Equations Foundation

    Presenter
    Siv Roland
    Sponsor
    New Equations Foundation
    • Dec 5, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    We invite you to join us for a concert to celebrate the many years that the Institute of Noetic Sciences has been bringing humanity an awareness of the greatness and beauty of the universe. This is a benefit for EarthRise.

  • Workshop

    Women's Courage Circle

    Presenter
    Aninha Esperanza Livingstone, PhD
    • Nov 10, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    Women's Courage Circles offer a sacred container in which to explore your calling and obstacles, such as fear and self-doubt, that make it difficult to take risks in the world. Together we gather in circle with other women, spend time on the land, and engage in transformative ritual.

  • Weekend Workshop

    Lightworkers Healing Method

    Level One – The Foundation

    Presenter
    Lynn McGonagill
    • Nov 3, 2012 – Nov 4, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    Do you want to be who your soul wants you to be and help others do the same? You can learn to channel Divine healing; it is a teachable, learnable skill, not a gift. more...

  • Retreat

    The Calling

    Creating a New Self, Evolving a New Humanity, and The Form Reality Practice™

    Presenter
    Bernie Prior
    • Oct 30, 2012 – Nov 4, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    Over 5 extraordinary days, learn The Form Reality Practice™, a powerful instrument of Self-Transformation, Self-Mastery, and Self-Creation. The Form Reality Practice “holds the walk” of the evolving individual. It is an instrument of the Authentic Self.

  • Retreat

    The Deepest Acceptance

    Radical Awakening in Ordinary Life

    Presenter
    Jeff Foster
    Sponsor
    Neti Neti Media
    • Oct 29, 2012 – Nov 2, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    How do we stop running away from “the mess of life” – our pain, predicaments, frustrations, failures, longing for freedom and enlightenment – and start flowing with all of it? Is it possible to find an effortless “yes” to this moment, no matter how challenging our lives become? Is it possible to stop seeking love, peace, and enlightenment in the future, and discover them where you already are? more...

  • Retreat

    Healing Intensive Retreats

    Presenter
    Master Mingtong Gu
    • Oct 19, 2012 – Nov 1, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    Join those who come together from around the world to focus on healing body, mind, heart, and spirit through the powerful movement, sound, and visualization practices of Qigong.

  • Workshop

    Walking With Intention

    Presenter
    Astrid Berg
    • Oct 13, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    As a means to drop into mindful presence, come and walk intentionally in nature. Ask a question or set an intention, and walk for about an hour in silence. Take notice of the outer and your inner landscape. End by walking the Veriditas labyrinth at Earthrise Center at IONS. In an intimate group setting, you will share your experiences. more...

  • Workshop

    The Art of Peace and Happiness

    Presenter
    Rupert Spira
    • Oct 12, 2012 – Oct 19, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    Explore possibilities through silent meditation, guided meditation, and conversation. It is an exploration that goes far deeper than intellectual understanding, penetrating not just our thoughts but the way we feel the body and perceive the world, profoundly affecting our thoughts, feelings, perceptions, activities, and relationships. (2 day or 7 day option)

  • Weekend Workshop

    Creative Memories

    Presenter
    Felicia Schonborn-Young
    • Oct 12, 2012 – Oct 14, 2012
    • Petaluma, CA

    Let's Celebrate and Preserve Your Memories into Treasured Keepsakes. Your Life, Your Story, Your Way — I'll show you how with top quality photo albums & Organizing Products. more...

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