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Mindful Dialogue Workshop & Inquiry Group
This is not just a workshop; it is also an inquiry group & PhD research project.
More information here: http://jenmason.ca/

Dates: Thursdays 6:30 - 9:00pm for 8 weeks | September 7th - October 26th, 2017
Location:
555 Richmond St. West, Toronto, Ontario
Cost: $100 for the full 8-week session (Needs-based scholarships available)

WORKSHOP AND COURSE SCHEDULES

A) MBSR Workshop Schedule
B) Course for Parents
C) Courses for Educators: SMART and PD Workshops
D) Conference Events
E) Retreats

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A) MBSR Workshop Schedule

Our MBSR Workshops are offered throughout the year in various Toronto locations.

Materials include:

  • Full Catastrophe Living by Jon Kabat-Zinn
  • Guided Mindfulness Meditations Series 1 (4 CD set) by Jon Kabat-Zinn
  • Mindfulness Everyday Workbook
  • Detailed schedule below.


    Scarborough

    LOCATION

    Guildwood Community Presbyterian Church
    140 Guildwood Parkway
    Scarborough, ON M1E 1P4

    Map
    SCHEDULE

    Fall 2017

    To Be Announced

    TEACHER

    Stephen Chadwick
    Email
    (416) 655-4121

    NOTES

    Course fee: $325.00
    plus Materials: $55.00

    Workshop Brochure

    Register Now

     


    Downtown

    LOCATION

    Miles Nadel JCC
    Wolfond Centre,
    36 Harbord Street, 2nd Floor
    (Spadina & Harbord, five minute walking distance from the MNjcc)

    Map

    SCHEDULE

    Fall 2017

    Mondays
    October 16 - December 11, 2017
    (no session November 6th)
    6:00 – 8:30 pm

    Winter 2018

    Mondays
    January 8 - March 12, 2018
    6:00 – 8:30 pm

    TEACHER

    Dianna Last
    Email
    (416) 864-0740

    NOTES

    $252 Members / $315 Patrons (includes textbook, workbook sold separately)
    2% CIF plus HST charges may apply

    To register, please contact the jcc Information Desk:
    (416) 924-6211 x574

     


    Danforth

    LOCATION

    ESTONIAN HOUSE
    958 Broadview Ave.
    (North of the Danforth)
    Toronto, ON

    Map

    SCHEDULE

    Fall 2017

    Wednesdays,
    October 12 - November 30, 2017
    9:00 - 11:30 am

    TEACHER

    Dianna Last
    Email
    (416) 864-0740

    NOTES

    Course fee: $325.00
    plus Materials: $55.00

    Workshop Brochure

    Register Now


    Richmond Hill

    LOCATION

    Canadian Academy of Therapeutic Arts
    120 Newkirk Road Unit 12
    Richmond Hill, ON

    Map

    SCHEDULE


    Fall 2017

    To Be Announced

    TEACHERS

    NaomiNaomi Nurgitz
    Email
    (905) 884-6706


    NOTES

    Course fee: $325.00
    plus Materials: $55.00

    Workshop Brochure

    Register Now

     


    North York

    LOCATION

    LATVIAN CANADIAN CULTURAL CENTRE
    4 Credit Union Dr.,
    Don Mills, Eglinton Ave, (East of the DVP)
    Map

    SCHEDULE

    Fall 2017

    Thursdays,
    October 12 - November 30, 2017
    7:00 - 9:30 pm

    TEACHER

    Dianna Last
    Email
    (416) 864-0740

    NOTES

    Course fee: $325.00
    plus Materials: $55.00

    Workshop Brochure

    Register Now

     

     


    Richmond Hill - Introduction to Mindfulness

    LOCATION

    Canadian Academy of Therapeutic Arts
    120 Newkirk Road Unit 12
    Richmond Hill, ON

    Map

    SCHEDULE

    Intro to Mindfulness

    To Be Announced

     

    TEACHERS

    NaomiNaomi Nurgitz
    Email
    (905) 884-6706


    NOTES

    Intro Course Fee: $275.00

    Workshop Brochure

    Register Now


    B) Courses for Parents

    Mindful Parenting Workshops

    Please contact us at info@mindfulnesseveryday.org to schedule a Mindful Parenting course for your school or parent group.


    C) Courses for Educators and Professional Support Staff

    SmartinEducation

    SMART: Stress Management and Resiliency Techniques

    SmartEducation™ is an evidence-based program coordinated by SmartUBC that specifically targets the needs of K-12 educators and professional support staff, with a strong emphasis on the cultivation of mindful awareness including elements of self-compassion, emotional literacy, self-regulation skills, optimism and self-care.

    The SmartEducation™ program involves experiential activities in mindfulness including: meditation, emotional awareness and movement.   Weekly meetings also contain presentations and group discussions that include:

    Certificate of Completion: Successful participants are eligible to receive a certificate of completion from UBC Faculty of Education


    SMART FALL 2017

    Workshop Name Facilitators Dates Fall 2017 Retreat Date Location Registration Here

    Download
    Flyer Here

    EMILY CARR SECONDARY SCHOOL (YRDSB) Ameeta Dudani
    Heidi Bornstein
    Tuesdays, October 3 to November 28, 2017
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Tuesday, November 14, 2017
    5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Emily Carr S.S. in the drama room 4901 Rutherford Rd,
    Woodbridge, ON L4H 3C2
    SMART EMILY CARR Registration Form SMART Fall EMILY CARR Flyer
    THREE VALLEYS P.S. (TDSB) Stephen Chadwick
    Lois Lorimer
    Thursdays,
    October 5 to November 30, 2017
    (No Session Nov 16)
    4:30 PM- 6:30 PM
    Monday November 13, 2017
    4:30—8:30 PM
    Three Valleys PS
    76 Three Valleys Dr,
    North York, ON M3A 3B7
    SMART Fall THREE VALLEYS Registration form SMART Fall THREE
    VALLEYS Flyer
    Aboriginal Education Centre (TDSB) Stephen Chadwick
    Lois Lorimer
    Thursdays,
    October 5 to November 30, 2017
    (No Session Nov 16)
    4:30 PM- 6:30 PM
    Monday November 13, 2017
    4:30—8:30 PM

    Aboriginal Education Centre
    Eastern Commerce CI
    16 Phin Avenue (Guidance Room)
    Toronto, ON
    M4J 3T2

    SMART Fall ABORIGINAL CENTRE Registration form SMART Fall ABORIGINAL Flyer
    LAKESHORE COLLEGIATE C.I. (TDSB)

    Shawna Watson
    Franca Battaglia
    Julia Neilson

    Wednesdays,
    October 4 to December 6, 2017
    (No session Nov 15)
    4:30 PM- 6:30 PM
    Wednesday November 22, 2017
    4:30—8:30 PM
    Lakeshore Collegiate Institute
    350 Kipling Avenue
    Etobicoke, Ontario, M8V 3L1
    SMART Fall LAKESHORE COLLEGIATE Registration form SMALL Fall LAKESHORE COLLEGIATE Flyer

    For more information on smartEducation™ and the collaboration with smartUBC, click here
    If you would like more information on how to have SMART brought to your school or school board, please contact us.


    SmartinEducation

    SMART Facilitator Certification Training Summer 2017

    Location: The Centre for Mindfulness Studies, 180 Sudbury St., Toronto ON

    smartEducation 3-Day Foundations course

    This 15-hour workshop will provide valuable information about how mindfulness- and compassion-based approaches can help teachers manage the stressful demands of the classroom, cultivate an exceptional learning environment, and revitalize teaching and learning. The workshop draws upon basic and applied research in the fields of mindfulness, neuroscience, psychology and education.

    Who Should Attend

    Educators and those interested in becoming a SMART facilitator. The program is a requirement of the UBC facilitator certification process for SMART Facilitators.

    Dates: August 18, 19,20 (Fri, Sat, Sun)
    Times: 9:30am - 4:30pm
    Course Fee: $520 | Registration Here


    smartEducation Practicum

    The 30-hour practicum provides participants with the opportunity to participate in the SMART program as a participant from the perspective of the facilitator.
    The Practicum in SMART is an in-depth training program offering you an opportunity to:

    The practicum includes:

    1.  20 hours participating in the SMART Intensive program in real time with actual participants.
    2.  10 Hours of Mentoring, including debriefing on the sessions, answering questions, and assistance in developing facilitation skills. Mentorship will be delivered both in group as debriefing after the SMART sessions and in person, via individual sessions to review:

    Who Should Attend

    Dates : Tuesdays August 1 - 22, 2017
    Retreat: Wednesday,  August 16, 2017 | 10am – 3pm
    Times: 10am - 3pm
    Course Fee: $520 | Registration Here

    Mentoring Fee: $500 to be paid separately to Mindfulness Everyday