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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  • Weekend Workshop

    The Women's Visionary Congress

    • Jun 14, 2013 – Jun 16, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    The Women's Visionary Congress (WVC) is a gathering of visionary women healers, scholars, activists, and artists who study consciousness and altered states. The WVC supports the transfer of knowledge among women who apply the insights of their research and spiritual path. more...

  • Retreat

    Advanced Training for MBCT and MBSR Teachers

    Embodying Mindful Presence and Investigating Mindful Inquiry

    Presenters
    Susan Woods, LICSW, Char Wilkins, LCSW
    • Jun 9, 2013 – Jun 14, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    The heart of this training program focuses on developing skills that strengthen an embodied mindful presence, mindful inquiry, and examines the theme, rationale, intention, and practice skills for each of the eight MBCT and MBSR sessions. This advanced training is for MBCT and MBSR teachers who wish to deepen their understanding. more...

  • Weekend Workshop

    Harnessing the Tornados of Change in Your Life

    Presenter
    Jean Houston, PhD
    • Jun 7, 2013 – Jun 9, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    You’ll learn new practices that can be used to guide your tornadoes of change and collaborate with the powers that call you into a deeper, higher, more profound way of thinking, feeling, and being. more...

  • Workshop

    Laughing Heart Yoga

    Unwind by Nature

    Presenters
    Jean Marie Hays, Debra McKnight Higgins
    • May 19, 2013
    • Petaluma, CA

    Take a break from the hectic pace of your life and join us for a soul-nourishing day of luxurious yoga, deep relaxation, and communion with nature. Enjoy walking the labyrinth or permaculture gardens, hiking through the pristine native live oak woodlands, soaking in the mineral hot tub, or sitting in quiet contemplation. more...

  • 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...

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