An 18 hour training during a three-month cycle
to prevent burn out and increase resilience
The Zen and Mindfulness in Health Care- 18 hour training is specifically designed for health care professionals and psychotherapists to help prevent burn out , enhance resilience and renew compassion. It is open to anyone working in medicine and mental health. Each workshop is divided in two parts:
Well-being/self care component: relaxation and Zazen meditation practice.
Patient care component: clinical discussion using the Buddhist perspective to renew compassion and foster a non-judgmental attitude to improve treatment outcomes.
SPRING 2016 SCHEDULE
APRIL Workshop 1:
Sunday April 3 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Part 1 Relaxation –Zazen -Kinhin.
Part 2 Discussion: Preventing burn out.
MAY Workshop 2:
Sunday May 1 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Part 1 Relaxation – Zazen -Kinhin.
Part 2 Discussion: Counter transference.
JUNE Workshop 3:
Sunday June 5 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Part 1 Relaxation – Zazen- Kinhin.
Part 2 Discussion: Personality Disorder
Full day retreat:
Saturday June 25 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Zazen –Kinhin-Tonglen ( giving and receiving meditation) -Mindful eating.
Discussion : Therapeutic Relationship.
Early registration required. Email email@example.com
Full 18 hr training
Other health care professionals $180.00
Residents/Students – $120.00
Individual 4 hr workshop
Other health care professionals $50.00
Residents/Students – $30.00
Saturday 6 hr retreat
Other health care professionals $65.00
Residents/Students – $45.00
All proceeds will be given to the Stone Creek Zen Center.
Location: Stone Creek Zen Center, 2999 Bowen Street, Graton, CA
Leader: Edmée Danan, MD is a psychiatrist – psychotherapist with over 25 years experience. She has worked at Sonoma County Psychiatric Emergency Services, had a private practice and is currently a consulting psychiatrist with West County Health Centers and with Vida (HIV Program). She is interested in exploring the impact of non-medical factors on Health and the many ways Zen Buddhist perspective enriches the practice of medicine and psychotherapy. Edmée has practiced Zen since 1981 and is a senior lay practitioner at the Stone Creek Zen Center. To sign up or for questions contact firstname.lastname@example.org