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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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Jan 01, 2018 to Jan 06, 2018

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

Leaders:
David Raithby, Cathy McNally
Jan 19, 2018 to Jan 24, 2018

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

Leaders:
David Raithby
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Jan 21, 2018 to Jan 26, 2018

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

Leaders:
Gillian Enright, Jane Olynyk
Jan 29, 2018 to Feb 01, 2018

The Sexual Attitude Restructuring (SAR) is an intense learning event designed for people who wish to better understand Human Sexuality, their...

Leaders:
Elfi Dillon-Shaw, Captain Snowdon
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Feb 08, 2018 to Feb 11, 2018

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
Feb 08, 2018 to Feb 12, 2018

The Couples Alive series 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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Feb 11, 2018 to Feb 16, 2018

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

Leaders:
Ian Curtin, Wendy Huntington
Feb 12, 2018 to Feb 16, 2018

The Couples Alive series 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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Feb 14, 2018 to Feb 18, 2018

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, Jennifer Hilton, Joann Byres
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Feb 16, 2018 to Feb 19, 2018

Act Natural is a dynamic, deeply personal opportunity to expand your range of expression and reconnect with your sense of aliveness and creativity.

Leaders:
Jane Geesman, Sarah Lucht
Feb 18, 2018 to Feb 22, 2018

Haven Unplugged is an opportunity to give back to The Haven by volunteering your time and skills for special projects around the property.

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Mar 01, 2018 to Mar 04, 2018

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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Mar 01, 2018 to Mar 04, 2018

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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Mar 04, 2018 to Mar 09, 2018

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

Leaders:
Toby Macklin, Wen-Shwu Lee
Mar 04, 2018 to Mar 09, 2018

This is a dynamic program in The Haven's core curriculum that teaches erotic literacy for body, mind and heart.

Leaders:
Elfi Dillon-Shaw
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Mar 09, 2018 to Mar 14, 2018

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

Leaders:
Wen-Shwu Lee, Cathy Wilder
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Mar 09, 2018 to Mar 11, 2018

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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Mar 17, 2018 to Mar 22, 2018

In this extremely 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 18, 2018 to Mar 23, 2018

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

Leaders:
Gillian Enright, Derek LaCroix
Mar 23, 2018 to Mar 26, 2018

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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Mar 24, 2018 to Mar 29, 2018

In this extremely 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 30, 2018 to Apr 02, 2018

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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Apr 02, 2018 to Apr 14, 2018

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

Leaders:
Susan Clarke, Carole Ames
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Apr 02, 2018 to Apr 27, 2018

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

Leaders:
Susan Clarke, Carole Ames
Apr 05, 2018 to Apr 10, 2018

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

Leaders:
Marlyn Farrell
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Apr 11, 2018 to Apr 16, 2018

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

Leaders:
Toby Macklin, Jane Olynyk
Apr 13, 2018 to Apr 15, 2018

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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Apr 15, 2018 to Apr 27, 2018

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

Leaders:
Susan Clarke, Carole Ames
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Apr 19, 2018 to Apr 22, 2018

If you are ready for a career change but uncertain of your direction, this program is for you!

Leaders:
Marlyn Farrell
Apr 26, 2018 to Apr 29, 2018

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

Leaders:
Cathy McNally, Jennifer Hilton
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Apr 29, 2018 to May 04, 2018

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

Leaders:
Cathy Wilder, Ian Curtin
Apr 29, 2018 to May 04, 2018

This program is designed to support the ongoing development and integration of Compassionate or Nonviolent Communication (NVC) into every aspect of life.

Leaders:
Angela Walkley, Mitch Miyagawa
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May 03, 2018 to May 06, 2018

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
May 17, 2018 to May 20, 2018

This program offers practical methods to become more empathic, curious and loving, at the same time as strengthening your own sense of self.

Leaders:
Jane Olynyk, Toby Macklin
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May 18, 2018 to May 20, 2018

IBP is a complete system that combines verbal work with breath and body wisdom for the systematic integration of body, mind, emotions and spirit.

Leaders:
Judith and Gerry Fewster
May 18, 2018 to May 21, 2018

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 20, 2018 to May 25, 2018

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

Leaders:
Carole Ames, Susa Holt
May 25, 2018 to May 27, 2018

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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May 25, 2018 to May 28, 2018

An opportunity to energize yourself, ignite your creativity and refresh your ability to see life's challenges differently. And have some fun!

Leaders:
Carole Ames
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May 31, 2018 to Jun 03, 2018

The Yoga for Recovery program focuses on how the practices of yoga can address the physical, psychological and spiritual challenges of addiction recovery.

Leaders:
Kelly Price
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Jun 03, 2018 to Jun 08, 2018

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

Leaders:
Susan Clarke, CrisMarie Campbell
Jun 08, 2018 to Jun 12, 2018

The Couples Alive series 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 15, 2018 to Jun 17, 2018

IBP is a complete system that combines verbal work with breath and body wisdom for the systematic integration of body, mind, emotions and spirit.

Leaders:
Judith and Gerry Fewster
Jun 21, 2018 to Jun 24, 2018

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

Leaders:
Jun 24, 2018 to Jun 29, 2018

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

Leaders:
Toby Macklin, Jo-Ann Kevala
Jun 29, 2018 to Jul 04, 2018

This training is mandatory for Kids in the Spotlight youth interns.

Leaders:
Denise Goldbeck
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Jul 04, 2018 to Jul 09, 2018

In this extremely 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 05, 2018 to Jul 08, 2018

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
Jul 10, 2018 to Jul 15, 2018

In this extremely 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 12, 2018 to Jul 15, 2018

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:
Marlyn Farrell
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Jul 15, 2018 to Jul 20, 2018

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

Leaders:
Cathy McNally, Graemme Brown
Jul 17, 2018 to Jul 22, 2018

In this extremely 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 20, 2018 to Jul 23, 2018

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:
Jo-Ann Kevala, Graemme Brown
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Jul 23, 2018 to Jul 28, 2018

In this extremely 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 26, 2018 to Jul 29, 2018

This program is an opportunity to explore your own intuition and experience the wise and gentle nudging of your inner being.

Leaders:
Marlyn Farrell
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Jul 29, 2018 to Aug 01, 2018

Act Natural is a dynamic, deeply personal opportunity to expand your range of expression and reconnect with your sense of aliveness and creativity.

Leaders:
Jane Geesman, Sarah Lucht
Jul 30, 2018 to Aug 04, 2018

In this extremely 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 02, 2018 to Aug 05, 2018

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 05, 2018 to Aug 06, 2018

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 07, 2018 to Aug 10, 2018

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 08, 2018 to Aug 13, 2018

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 10, 2018 to Aug 13, 2018

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 13, 2018 to Aug 16, 2018

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, 2018 to Aug 23, 2018

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

Leaders:
Maria Gomori
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Aug 24, 2018 to Aug 30, 2018

Satir Family Reconstruction is a powerful opportunity to update the past and reduce the negative impact of early experiences and learnings.

Leaders:
Maria Gomori
Aug 26, 2018 to Aug 31, 2018

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

Leaders:
Susan Clarke, CrisMarie Campbell
Sep 21, 2018 to Sep 23, 2018

IBP is a complete system that combines verbal work with breath and body wisdom for the systematic integration of body, mind, emotions and spirit.

Leaders:
Judith and Gerry Fewster
Sep 23, 2018 to Sep 28, 2018

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

Leaders:
Cathy Wilder, Leslie Whyte
Sep 23, 2018 to Sep 28, 2018

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 28, 2018 to Sep 30, 2018

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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Sep 28, 2018 to Sep 30, 2018

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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Oct 01, 2018 to Oct 13, 2018

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

Leaders:
Toby Macklin, Jo-Ann Kevala
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Oct 01, 2018 to Oct 26, 2018

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

Leaders:
Toby Macklin, Jo-Ann Kevala
Oct 04, 2018 to Oct 07, 2018

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 07, 2018 to Oct 12, 2018

This is a dynamic program in The Haven's core curriculum that teaches erotic literacy for body, mind and heart.

Leaders:
Elfi Dillon-Shaw
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Oct 12, 2018 to Oct 15, 2018

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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Oct 13, 2018 to Oct 14, 2018

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

Leaders:
Linda Nicholls
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Oct 14, 2018 to Oct 19, 2018

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

Leaders:
Cathy McNally, Wendy Huntington
Oct 14, 2018 to Oct 26, 2018

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

Leaders:
Toby Macklin, Jo-Ann Kevala
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Oct 19, 2018 to Oct 21, 2018

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 25, 2018 to Oct 28, 2018

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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Oct 28, 2018 to Nov 01, 2018

The Couples Alive series 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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Nov 01, 2018 to Nov 04, 2018

If you are ready for a career change but uncertain of your direction, this program is for you!

Leaders:
Marlyn Farrell
Nov 01, 2018 to Nov 04, 2018

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

Leaders:
Jennifer Hilton, Jane Kilthei
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Nov 01, 2018 to Nov 13, 2018

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 01, 2018 to Nov 26, 2018

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 04, 2018 to Nov 07, 2018

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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Nov 07, 2018 to Nov 12, 2018

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

Leaders:
David Raithby
Nov 08, 2018 to Nov 11, 2018

This program provides an introduction to assessment of personality styles based in object relations theory of personality development as an approach to understanding...

Leaders:
Jane Kilthei, Carole Ames
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Nov 14, 2018 to Nov 26, 2018

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 14, 2018 to Nov 17, 2018

This is part of the Living Alive Phase II program and is only open to Living Alive Phase II participants and people they have invited to participate.

Leaders:
Gillian Enright, Cathy McNally
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Nov 15, 2018 to Nov 18, 2018

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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Nov 15, 2018 to Nov 18, 2018

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 20, 2018 to Nov 25, 2018

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

Leaders:
Marlyn Farrell
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Nov 22, 2018 to Nov 25, 2018

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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Nov 22, 2018 to Nov 25, 2018

An opportunity to energize yourself, ignite your creativity and refresh your ability to see life's challenges differently. And have some fun!

Leaders:
Carole Ames
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Nov 25, 2018 to Nov 30, 2018

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

Leaders:
Carole Ames, Graemme Brown