PROGRAMS

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Programs are listed below by date. You can also enter specific dates, or search by category, leader or keyword, then select APPLY to start the search. Select RESET to clear the fields. Select a LEARN MORE link to see details about a program and to register. You may also view the Haven catalogue in an on-line magazine format or an alphabetical listing of all programs.

Come Alive is the program most people take first at The Haven. It offers an opportunity to revitalize your life, discover and activate your resources, and realize your full potential in both your personal and professional life. View the Haven Portraits: Stories of Transformation video series. Learn more about Haven programs.

The Haven is an educational institute registered with the BC Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB).

The Haven is proud to welcome participants from the LGBTT*Q community. On occasion, we offer programs that are intended for audiences of a specific gender identity or expression. For these and all of our programs, we encourage participants to make choices that match their self identity.

Questions? Are you looking for a program that doesn’t appear below? Contact our registrars at 1 800 222 9211 x1 or register@haven.ca.

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Oct 31, 2019 to Nov 03, 2019

The boundaried, safe and responsible expression of anger can help you stand forward on your own behalf and create the life and relationships you want.

Leaders:
Greg Gurel
Nov 01, 2019 to Nov 03, 2019

Giving Voice is an embodied exploration of the question: What does it mean to be a vibrational being living in a vibratory Universe, born with an innate vibrational medium...

Leaders:
Leah Hokanson
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Nov 01, 2019 to Nov 03, 2019

This program is for parents, grandparents and caregivers who want to explore and improve their relationships with their children.

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Nov 02, 2019

This special Haven Toolkit is a great way to whet your appetite for what Come Alive has to offer.

Leaders:
Carole Ames, Kristina Campbell
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Nov 03, 2019 to Nov 15, 2019

The 25-day Living Alive Phase programs offer you a chance to investigate who you really are and how you live your life and relationships.

Leaders:
Gillian Enright, Cathy McNally
Nov 03, 2019 to Nov 28, 2019

The 25-day Living Alive Phase programs (I and II) are exciting opportunities to investigate who you really are and how you live your life and relationships.

Leaders:
Gillian Enright, Cathy McNally
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Nov 06, 2019 to Nov 11, 2019

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

Leaders:
Ian Curtin, Cathy Wilder
Nov 08, 2019 to Nov 11, 2019

Humour, laughter and play.  These are some of the earliest forms of self-expression seen in children. 

Leaders:
Carole Ames
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Nov 13, 2019 to Nov 17, 2019
Couples Alive I: Foundation is for people in primary relationship who want more, and are prepared to go beyond the familiar to find it.
 
Leaders:
David Raithby, Sandey McCartney
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Nov 16, 2019 to Nov 28, 2019

The 25-day Living Alive Phase programs offer you a chance to investigate who you really are and how you live your life and relationships.

Leaders:
Gillian Enright, Cathy McNally
Nov 21, 2019 to Nov 24, 2019

This program integrates the traditional wisdom and science of yoga therapy, contemporary neuroscience, and trauma theory to explore how the practices of yoga can address...

Leaders:
Kelly Price
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Nov 28, 2019 to Dec 01, 2019

This program focuses on understanding, harnessing and transforming difficult life energies to foster courageous and productive living.

Leaders:
Jennifer Hilton, Graemme Brown
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Nov 28, 2019 to Dec 01, 2019

This weekend program is for women of every age and lifestyle who want to taste the full energetic potential of their erotic body.

Leaders:
Elfi Dillon-Shaw
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Dec 01, 2019 to Dec 06, 2019

Become intimate with your creative being and meet aspects of yourself you have never known before, in a fun and respectful environment.

Leaders:
Louise Amuir
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Dec 01, 2019 to Dec 06, 2019

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

Leaders:
Carole Ames, Jane Olynyk
Jan 01, 2020 to Jan 04, 2020

What gives your life meaning? What do you value?

Leaders:
Kristina Campbell
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Jan 01, 2020 to Jan 06, 2020

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

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls, David Raithby
Feb 03, 2020 to Feb 08, 2020

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

Leaders:
Jane Olynyk, Jo-Ann Kevala
Feb 03, 2020 to Feb 08, 2020

This extraordinary program bridges the gap between the intellect and intuition, and offers a fascinating mix of metaphysical and scientific self-solution healing...

Leaders:
Philip Winkelmans
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Mar 01, 2020 to Mar 06, 2020

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

Leaders:
Cathy McNally, David Raithby
Mar 02, 2020 to Mar 05, 2020

Awaken your creativity and sense of aliveness and purpose in this unique workshop that blends actor-training techniques with Haven concepts of connection and relationship...

Leaders:
Jane Geesman, Sarah Lucht
Mar 08, 2020 to Mar 13, 2020

In this vibrant training program you will explore personal issues while learning a variety of energetic and expressive approaches.

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls, David Raithby
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Mar 10, 2020 to Mar 15, 2020

The ancient path of spirituality begins with a question: Ko hum? Who Am I? 

Leaders:
Pandit Tejomaya
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Mar 13, 2020 to Mar 15, 2020

We are more connected than ever before, and yet many of us feel disconnected from ourselves, from meaning in our lives, and relationships.

Leaders:
Louise Amuir, Kristina Wray Baerg
Mar 14, 2020 to Mar 19, 2020

In this very popular program, children learn about themselves and each other while working together on a creative musical production. 

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Mar 17, 2020 to Mar 20, 2020

The joy and good humour of self-compassion stand in contrast with the harshness of self-hate. This program explores both ends of this polarity.

Leaders:
Graemme Brown, Jo-Ann Kevala
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Mar 19, 2020 to Mar 22, 2020

The boundaried, safe and responsible expression of anger can help you stand forward on your own behalf and create the life and relationships you want.

Leaders:
Greg Gurel
Mar 19, 2020 to Mar 22, 2020

This program offers seasonal practices that celebrate your body’s innate intelligence, and the significance of being in alignment with nature.

Leaders:
Kelly Price
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Mar 25, 2020 to Mar 30, 2020

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

Leaders:
Gillian Enright, Wen-Shwu Lee
Mar 26, 2020 to Mar 30, 2020
Couples Alive I: Foundation is for people in primary relationship who want more, and are prepared to go beyond the familiar to find it.
 
Leaders:
David Raithby, Sandey McCartney
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Mar 26, 2020 to Mar 29, 2020

Oriental Medicine Philosophy, particularly Five Element Theory, is a rich and truly holistic model of viewing ourselves, our world and our process of change and stuckness...

Leaders:
Jane Olynyk
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Apr 02, 2020 to Apr 27, 2020

The 25-day Living Alive Phase programs are exciting opportunities to investigate who you really are and choose how you live your life.

Leaders:
Cathy McNally, Graemme Brown
Apr 02, 2020 to Apr 04, 2020

This program will support you to move through pain and confusion to find new life and direction after the end of a relationship.

Leaders:
Jennifer Roger and Blair Stanley
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Apr 02, 2020 to Apr 05, 2020

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

Leaders:
Cathy Wilder, Wen-Shwu Lee
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Apr 03, 2020 to Apr 06, 2020

This program imparts the knowledge, develops the skills and cultivates the awareness needed to grasp the overall character traits of an individual.

Leaders:
Brad Cassidy, Kelly Price
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Apr 04, 2020 to Apr 06, 2020

This program is for individuals who want to learn how to create a positive relationship in the future or improve a current relationship.

Leaders:
Jennifer Roger and Blair Stanley
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Apr 16, 2020 to Apr 19, 2020

This weekend program is for women of every age and lifestyle who want to taste the full energetic potential of their erotic body.

Leaders:
Elfi Dillon-Shaw
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Apr 17, 2020 to Apr 19, 2020

In this innovative and effective program you will use authentic movement to explore and address your attachment and relationship patterns.

Leaders:
Catherine Fallis
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Apr 18, 2020 to Apr 19, 2020

Breathe! is a wonderful opportunity to acquaint yourself with the powerful benefits of consciously breathing deeply.

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls
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Apr 22, 2020 to Apr 27, 2020

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

Leaders:
Leslie Whyte, Cathy Wilder
May 05, 2020 to May 10, 2020

This is a dynamic Haven program that teaches erotic literacy for body, mind and heart.

Leaders:
Elfi Dillon-Shaw, Gary Dillon
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May 07, 2020 to May 10, 2020

It has been largely overlooked and undervalued in our culture.  In this program, you learn to grieve fully and responsively.

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls
May 15, 2020 to May 18, 2020

This program offers couples new ways of igniting their erotic flame and supports them to remember each other in their physical wants and gifts.

Leaders:
Elfi Dillon-Shaw, Gary Dillon
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May 15, 2020 to May 18, 2020

Humour, laughter and play.  These are some of the earliest forms of self-expression seen in children. 

Leaders:
Carole Ames
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May 16, 2020 to May 21, 2020

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

Leaders:
Susa Holt, Graemme Brown
May 18, 2020 to May 21, 2020

This 3-day program combines teaching and experiential learning about the discovery and effective implementation of the boundary-ing process.

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls
May 28, 2020 to May 31, 2020

These three luscious days are intended to re-kindle the sensual, intuitive, and creative parts of each of us. 

Leaders:
Louise Amuir, Kristina Campbell
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May 28, 2020 to May 31, 2020

This program focuses on understanding, harnessing and transforming difficult life energies to foster courageous and productive living.

Leaders:
Jennifer Hilton
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May 28, 2020 to Jun 01, 2020

This program offers a holistic, evidence based approach to cultivating resilience that integrates contemporary trauma theory, attachment theory, trauma-informed yoga...

Leaders:
Kelly Price, Graemme Brown
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May 28, 2020 to May 31, 2020

Why do people say and do the things they do? This program demystifies everyday struggles and psychiatric diagnoses.

Leaders:
Geoffrey Carr
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Jun 02, 2020 to Jun 07, 2020

Are you stuck repeating unwanted patterns in your life? …Living from an old story that is no longer benefiting you?  …Looking for a sense of meaning and purpose...

Leaders:
Graemme Brown, Jo-Ann Kevala
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Jun 05, 2020 to Jun 07, 2020

Gain clarity in your relationship in order to make healthy decisions while regarding one another with dignity and respect.

Leaders:
Ian Curtin, Cathy McNally
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Jun 11, 2020 to Jun 14, 2020

In our lives today — at home, at work, in our communities and the world — the need for dialogue is both important and urgent. The health and well-being of all of us...

Leaders:
Cathy McNally, Jennifer Hilton, Jane Kilthei
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Jun 11, 2020 to Jun 14, 2020

Conflict is natural and, with proper facilitation, can bring us much closer to ourselves and each other.

Leaders:
David Hatfield
Jun 13, 2020 to Jun 14, 2020

Breathe! is a wonderful opportunity to acquaint yourself with the powerful benefits of consciously breathing deeply.

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls
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Jun 14, 2020 to Jun 19, 2020

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

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls, Graemme Brown
Jun 19, 2020 to Jun 23, 2020
Couples Alive I: Foundation is for people in primary relationship who want more, and are prepared to go beyond the familiar to find it.
 
Leaders:
Susan Clarke, CrisMarie Campbell
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Jun 19, 2020 to Jun 22, 2020

Are you unsure of what you really want? Do you have trouble deciding or sticking to your decisions?  Making a choice, then clearly expressing it—including our...

Leaders:
Cathy McNally, Jay Wade
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Jun 19, 2020 to Jun 21, 2020

Giving Voice is an embodied exploration of the question: What does it mean to be a vibrational being living in a vibratory Universe, born with an innate vibrational medium...

Leaders:
Leah Hokanson
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Jun 24, 2020 to Jun 28, 2020

As very young children we form beliefs about ourselves from the messages we receive from the significant people in our lives. Unconsciously, we hold these as ‘truths’...

Leaders:
Cathy McNally, Graemme Brown, Joann Byres
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Jun 25, 2020 to Jun 28, 2020

An interactive and experiential program for diverse men of all ages and stages to explore and redefine their roles, relationships and sense of purpose....

Leaders:
David Hatfield, Mitch Miyagawa, Jay Wade, Gary Dillon
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Jun 25, 2020 to Jun 28, 2020

The boundaried, safe and responsible expression of anger can help you stand forward on your own behalf and create the life and relationships you want.

Leaders:
Greg Gurel
Jun 29, 2020 to Jul 04, 2020

This training is for those currently enrolled in the Haven Youth Leadership Training Program, with an intention of broadening their experience and knowledge of...

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Jul 05, 2020 to Jul 10, 2020

In this very popular program, children learn about themselves and each other while working together on a creative musical production. 

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Jul 10, 2020 to Jul 12, 2020

The forest is the therapist. The guide opens the doors.

Leaders:
Ken Ouendag
Jul 10, 2020 to Jul 12, 2020

A personal inner-active writing program based on one of the most effective psychological self-care methods ever devised.

Leaders:
Ellery Littleton
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Jul 12, 2020 to Jul 17, 2020

In this very popular program, children learn about themselves and each other while working together on a creative musical production. 

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Jul 17, 2020 to Jul 22, 2020

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

Leaders:
Toby Macklin, Cathy McNally
Jul 18, 2020 to Jul 23, 2020

In this very popular program, children learn about themselves and each other while working together on a creative musical production. 

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Jul 23, 2020 to Jul 26, 2020

The joy and good humour of self-compassion stand in contrast with the harshness of self-hate. This program explores both ends of this polarity.

Leaders:
Graemme Brown, Jo-Ann Kevala
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Jul 25, 2020 to Jul 30, 2020

In this very popular program, children learn about themselves and each other while working together on a creative musical production. 

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Jul 31, 2020 to Aug 05, 2020

In this very popular program, children learn about themselves and each other while working together on a creative musical production. 

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Aug 06, 2020 to Aug 09, 2020

In this invigorating, ‘hands-on’ program, you will learn about the art and practice of gestalt, a classic experiential form of self-discovery and an effective tool for “...

Leaders:
Carole Ames, Graemme Brown
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Aug 06, 2020 to Aug 07, 2020

This training is for those currently enrolled in the Haven Youth Leadership Training Program, with an intention of broadening their experience and knowledge of...

Leaders:
David Raithby, Linda Nicholls
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Aug 08, 2020 to Aug 11, 2020

Teens Alive has been offered at The Haven for more than twenty years and is an extremely popular program, with many teens returning year after year.

Leaders:
David Raithby, Linda Nicholls
Aug 09, 2020 to Aug 14, 2020

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

Leaders:
Carole Ames, Jo-Ann Kevala
Aug 11, 2020 to Aug 14, 2020

Teens Alive has been offered at The Haven for more than twenty years and is an extremely popular program, with many teens returning year after year.

 

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Leaders:
David Raithby, Linda Nicholls
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Aug 14, 2020 to Aug 17, 2020

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.

Leaders:
Bettina Rothe
Aug 14, 2020 to Aug 17, 2020

This program is for you if you have ever stopped yourself from doing or having what you truly want, by telling yourself you aren't good enough...

Leaders:
Louise Amuir
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Aug 14, 2020 to Aug 17, 2020

Teens Alive has been offered at The Haven for more than twenty years and is an extremely popular program, with many teens returning year after year.

Leaders:
David Raithby, Linda Nicholls
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Aug 17, 2020 to Aug 23, 2020

This Satir-based program is an exciting opportunity to utilize your resources and let go of what no longer supports you.

Leaders:
Maria Gomori, Graemme Brown
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Aug 21, 2020 to Aug 24, 2020

Awaken your creativity and sense of aliveness and purpose in this unique workshop that blends actor-training techniques with Haven concepts of connection and relationship...

Leaders:
Jane Geesman, Sarah Lucht
Aug 24, 2020 to Aug 30, 2020

Through the Family... & Beyond is a powerful opportunity to update the past and reduce the negative impact of early experiences and learnings.

Leaders:
Maria Gomori, Graemme Brown
Aug 27, 2020 to Aug 30, 2020

This program is for participants who have experienced the depth and fun of Act Natural and are interested in digging even deeper into their creative process. Act Natural...

Leaders:
Jane Geesman, Sarah Lucht
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Aug 30, 2020 to Sep 04, 2020

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

Leaders:
Ian Curtin, Susa Holt
Aug 31, 2020 to Sep 25, 2020

New Horizons Phase III is the integrative, conceptual complement to Living Alive Phases I and II.

Leaders:
Jane Olynyk, Toby Macklin
Sep 11, 2020 to Sep 16, 2020

Join world renowned singer/songwriter/guitarist Eric Bibb on an inner journey that leads to the birth of a new song.

Leaders:
Eric Bibb
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Sep 17, 2020 to Sep 20, 2020

Are you depleted after a busy summer? Struggling to settle into fall? Looking to align with the change of seasons?

Leaders:
Kelly Price
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Sep 20, 2020 to Sep 25, 2020

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

Leaders:
Cathy Wilder, Carole Ames
Sep 24, 2020 to Sep 27, 2020

The Singing Soul is for people who are ready to let go of "getting it right" and embrace letting it just happen. 

Leaders:
David Hatfield
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Sep 25, 2020 to Sep 28, 2020

It has been largely overlooked and undervalued in our culture.  In this program, you learn to grieve fully and responsively.

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls
Sep 25, 2020 to Sep 27, 2020

This program is for individuals who want to learn how to create a positive relationship in the future or improve a current relationship.

Leaders:
Jennifer Roger and Blair Stanley
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Sep 28, 2020 to Oct 23, 2020

The 25-day Living Alive Phase programs are exciting opportunities to investigate who you really are and choose how you live your life.

Leaders:
Carole Ames, Jo-Ann Kevala
Oct 01, 2020 to Oct 04, 2020

This 3-day program combines teaching and experiential learning about the discovery and effective implementation of the boundary-ing process.

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls
Oct 08, 2020 to Oct 13, 2020

Become intimate with your creative being and meet aspects of yourself you have never known before, in a fun and respectful environment.

Leaders:
Louise Amuir
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Oct 14, 2020 to Oct 19, 2020

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

Leaders:
Toby Macklin, Jane Olynyk
Oct 21, 2020 to Oct 25, 2020
Couples Alive I: Foundation is for people in primary relationship who want more, and are prepared to go beyond the familiar to find it.
 
Leaders:
Susan Clarke, CrisMarie Campbell
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Oct 23, 2020 to Oct 25, 2020

This program is for parents, grandparents and caregivers who want to explore and improve their relationships with their children.

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Oct 29, 2020 to Nov 01, 2020

The boundaried, safe and responsible expression of anger can help you stand forward on your own behalf and create the life and relationships you want.

Leaders:
Greg Gurel
Oct 31, 2020 to Nov 01, 2020

Breathe! is a wonderful opportunity to acquaint yourself with the powerful benefits of consciously breathing deeply.

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls
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Nov 01, 2020 to Nov 26, 2020

The 25-day Living Alive Phase programs (I and II) are exciting opportunities to investigate who you really are and how you live your life and relationships.

Leaders:
Gillian Enright, Graemme Brown
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Nov 07, 2020 to Nov 12, 2020

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

Leaders:
Carole Ames, Wen-Shwu Lee
Nov 12, 2020 to Nov 15, 2020

What gives your life meaning? What do you value?

Leaders:
Kristina Campbell
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Nov 12, 2020 to Nov 15, 2020

In our lives today — at home, at work, in our communities and the world — the need for dialogue is both important and urgent. The health and well-being of all of us...

Leaders:
Jennifer Hilton, Jane Kilthei
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Nov 19, 2020 to Nov 22, 2020

We all have a personality – our own style of being in the world.  Better understanding that style, as well as understanding the personality styles of others, can open...

Leaders:
Carole Ames, Jane Kilthei
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Nov 19, 2020 to Nov 22, 2020

This program integrates the traditional wisdom and science of yoga therapy, contemporary neuroscience, and trauma theory to explore how the practices of yoga can address...

Leaders:
Kelly Price
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Nov 26, 2020 to Nov 29, 2020

This program focuses on understanding, harnessing and transforming difficult life energies to foster courageous and productive living.

Leaders:
Jennifer Hilton
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Nov 27, 2020 to Nov 29, 2020

Gain clarity in your relationship in order to make healthy decisions while regarding one another with dignity and respect.

Leaders:
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Nov 29, 2020 to Dec 04, 2020

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

Leaders:
Ian Curtin, Gillian Enright