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5Rhythms®: Grief, Loss and the Body in Motion Weekend of April 20-22, 2018

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Have you experienced loss and the natural emotions of sadness, anger, fear, and love? How do you process your losses and move through your life? Unfortunately, many of us have not found safe and effective ways to express these emotions, and we can feel stuck, both emotionally and at times physically, with the cumulative burden of our unfinished business. Using the tools of the 5Rhythms movement practice combined with a process of grief-work grounded in emotional presence, non-judgment, and supportive witnessing, participants will join together in a safe space to help heal mind, body, and spirit.
Davida will facilitate the 5Rhythms as a method to experientially access a wide spectrum of feelings. Peter, a physician with more than thirty years of experience in HIV/AIDS and palliative care, will facilitate story sharing as part of releasing and working through losses. Other elements of the workshop include both didactic and experiential content, focusing on natural and distorted emotional responses to grief, caregiving vs. caretaking, and other topics. This workshop is especially useful for healing professionals in their work with clients and patients.
Please bring photos or other mementos of anyone whose memory you would like to bring into the workshop.
For continuing education syllabus, see
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CE credit for MFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs;
CE credit for nurses;


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