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The Haven offers programs in a group setting, focusing on self-responsible relational living. Our innovative approach and highly skilled faculty have inspired thousands to define and shape their lives. Learn more about Haven programs.

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Featured Programs

The programs featured below are just a few of those coming up soon.

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Jul 06 - Jul 09, 2017

The fastest way to quiet the mind is to put your whole self into motion. This practice invites you to follow your feet and to listen to the wisdom of your body.

Jul 16 - Jul 21, 2017

Come Alive is an opportunity to revitalize your life, discover and activate your resources and realize your full potential.

Jul 21 - Jul 24, 2017

This program provides an expanded perspective and increased choice in recovery from various addictive behaviours, by integrating 12-step and Haven models.

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Jul 27 - Jul 30, 2017

This program delves deeply into The Haven’s Communication Model … and beyond.

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What stands out for me about Dynamic Dialogue is that I think it is one of the most profound acts of loving, one that often times I take for granted. When I consciously practice the model, I am profoundly aware of the gifting of my attention and the receiving of the attention of another. This movement towards depth of curiosity, caring, and generosity that we humans can be capable of, has deeply impacted me in terms of (at most) connectedness, and (at the very least), clarity. It is a way for me to find myself, and with others, to find each other in this world.
MR, Dynamic Dialogue