Continuing Education for Meditation Instructors (in person preferred, online option)

Saturday 22 June 2024 (12:00 -16:00)
Sunday 23 June 2024 (12:00 -16:00)
Meditation Hall
TEACHERS : Janet Solyntjes & Elaine Yuen
Program Price : $108.00
Limited to authorized MIs, and those currently in training, as we will be meeting to share experiences giving instruction. Topics include: mental health, the role and personal journey of a Meditation Instructor framed in the Four Dignities.

Prerequisites: By invitation only for authorized Meditation Instructors and those being mentored into the role. You do not need to have attended Weekend One or Two.

Location: We encourage you to participate in-person at Shambhala Meditation Centre of Toronto; with live video link with Shambhala Online. Alternatively, if you are unable to come to the Centre, participation online is available. Please note the Toronto program is 12-4pm, as we will have a meeting and discuss your experiences with challenges and successes from 3 - 4pm.

Saturday there will be an overview of mental health, meditation, and the role of the Meditation Instructor. Presenters will address the following topics: 

  • An overview of therapeutic modalities in contrast to meditation 
  • The role of meditation 
  • When to refer students for mental health support

Sunday will focus on investigating the personal journey of a Meditation Instructor framed in terms of the Four Dignities of meek, perky, outrageous, and inscrutable. Topics that will be addressed are:

  • Modesty, while at the same time the development of confidence
  • Maintaining lungta and offering that to our local communities
  • Community building across the Meditation Instructor community—how can we help and support each other and mentor new MI’s

Additional course information and Registration:

The button below will link you to the Shambhala Online course description and registration page.

Contact: [email protected] if you have any questions about registration

Please note the following special instructions before you register:

  1. Course fee is $108USD. If you need a discount based on your financial situation, request this before you register
  2. On the registration form, please indicate Toronto as your Centre
  3. Enter this Revenue Share course code: 2024CONTINUING50 Our Centre will receive a share of registration fees for Toronto participants.

For detailed course information and to REGISTER, click HERE