Hakomi Workshops & Trainings: U.S. & Canada

  • This is a current schedule. As workshops and trainings are added to the schedule, it is updated monthly.
  • Generally, one-two workshops or classes serve as a prerequisite for Hakomi trainings. Some workshops may not fulfill prerequisites, please check with each training individually.
  • The courses listed below are offered by Regional Training Centers and organizers networked by the Hakomi Institute
  • Continuing Education Credits are available for most U.S. classes, workshops, and trainings through NBCC (National Board for Certified Counselors, Provider #5476) ** and NASW (National Association of Social Workers, provider # 886484280). CEU’s also available for MFT’s and LCSW’s in California. Please inquire regarding CEU’s for each program.
    **Hakomi Institute is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP (TM)) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events that meet NBCC requirements. The ACEP solely is responsible for all aspects of the program.

August 2014

WORKSHOPS

Houston, TX
Aug. 16-17: The Power of Applied Mindfulness: Building Loving Relationships with Ourselves and Others – An Introduction to the Hakomi Method

Faculty: Gregory Gaiser, P.C., C.H.P., Certified Hakomi Trainer with Hiromi Willingham, L.C.S.W., C.H.T.
Schedule: Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Cost: $225 if registered by August 8th, $250 thereafter
CEU’s: Provided for TBSW and NBCC
For more information: Hiromi Willingham, L.C.S.W., C.H.T. at 713-516-6718 or email: hiromiwillingham@hotmail.com

Big Sur, CA
August 24–29: Mindfulness, Present-Moment Experience and Depth in Psychotherapy -
The Hakomi Method

Faculty: Rob Fisher, M.F.T. Certified Hakomi Therapist/Trainer
Location: Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA
Schedule: Saturday, July 19, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $650 – $3550, depending on lodging selection. See Esalen Summer catalogue link below.
Enrollment Deadline: See Esalen Summer catalogue link below.
For more information: Contact Rob Fisher at, email: wildtemple@aol.com or
view Esalen Summer catalogue.

September 2014

WORKSHOPS

Grand Rapids, MI
September 20-21:  The Myth of the Resistant Client -An Introductory Workshop
Faculty: Lorena Monda, D.O.M., L.P.C., Certified Hakomi Trainer
Schedule: Saturday, September 20, 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday, September 21, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Cost:
$230 if registered by September 5; $250 thereafter
For more information contact: Dorace Van Meurs (616) 901-6136 or email grhakomi@att.net, www.grandrapidshakomi.com
View flyer here

Berkeley, CA
September 27-28: Hakomi – Essential Skills
Faculty: Gal Szekely, M.A., M.F.T. Certified Hakomi Teacher
Schedule: Saturday, September 27, Sunday, September 28, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: Early Enrollment
$250 until August 14. Regular: $320.
Enrollment Deadline: Thursday, September 25.
For more information contact: Contact Lindsay Dye, 415-839-6788, email: contact@HakomiCA.org
http://www.hakomica.org/component/content/article/18-workshops/120-hakomi-essential-skills

Albuquerque, NM
September 26-28, 2014: Hakomi Skills for Oriental Medicine Practitioners – An Introductory Workshop
Faculty: Lorena Monda, D.O.M., Certified Hakomi Trainer, Rupesh Chhagan, L.Ac., C.H.P.
Schedule: Friday and Saturday 9:30-6:00 and Sunday 9:30-4:00
Cost:
$450 if registered by September 5th; $500 thereafter.
For registration and information contact: Rupesh Chhagan at 512-917-3404 or email rupesh@windhorsemedicine.com
Note: This workshop is a prerequisite for the Hakomi Skills for Oriental Medicine Practitioners Training to begin in 2015. Details TBA.

TRAININGS

San Anselmo, CA
September 26, 2014 – March 22, 2015: Professional Skills Training in the Hakomi Method
Faculty: Certified Hakomi Trainers: Rob Fisher, M.F.T., Julie Murphy, M.A., R.A.S., Scott Eaton, M.F.T., Jon Eisman, C.H.T., Manuela Mischke Reeds, M.A., M.F.T.
Dates: September 26-28, October 17-19, November 14-16, December 12-14, January 9-11, 2015, February 20-22, March 20-22
Schedule: Friday 12:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sun. 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $3395, by August 15, 2014; $3795 thereafter.
Enrollment Deadline: September 15, 2014
For more information: Contact Lindsay Dye, 415-839-6788, email: contact@HakomiCA.org or see: www.hakomica.org

October 2014

WORKSHOPS

Boulder, CO:
Oct. 4-5: Mindfulness and the Body in Experiential Psychotherapy: An Introduction to the Hakomi Method
Faculty: Melissa Grace, M.A., Certified Hakomi Trainer
Schedule: Saturday and Sunday, 9:30-5:30
Cost: $235 if registered by Sept. 12th, $275 thereafter
CEU’s: Available for NBCC and NASW
For More Info:
contact Hakomi Trainings at 303-266-1866 or 303-499-6699, or email HakomiTR@aol.com (pls. note there is no online registration)
View flyer here

Tyler, TX
Oct. 4-5: Mindfulness and the Body: An Introduction to the Hakomi Method Method

Faculty: Gregory Gaiser, P.C., C.H.P., Certified Hakomi Trainer with Rebecca Lincoln, L.P.C., C.HT.
Schedule: Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Cost: $250 if registered by Sept. 20th, $275 thereafter
CEU’s: Provided for TBSW and NBCC
For more information: Rebecca Lincoln, LPC, CHT at 512-589-9822 or email: rlincolnlpc@gmail.com

San Rafael, CA
October 5: Engaging Mindfulness in Psychotherapy: An Introduction to the Hakomi Method
Faculty: Shai Lavie, M.A.,M.F.T. Certified Hakomi Teacher
Schedule:
Sunday, October 5, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $125 if registered by August 24th; $160 thereafter.
Enrollment Deadline: Friday, October 3rd.
For more information: Contact Lindsay Dye, 415-839-6788, email: contact@HakomiCA.org or see: www.hakomica.org

Austin, Texas:
Oct. 25-26: Loving Presence – An Elegant Blend of Science and Spirit: Introduction to Hakomi Method
Faculty: Gregory Gaiser, P.C., C.H.P., Certified Hakomi Trainer
Schedule:
Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
CEU’s:
Available through NBCC
Cost:
$250 if registered by Oct. 15, $275 thereafter
For More Info:
contact the Hakomi Institute of the Southwest, Gregory Gaiser at 650-919-3103 or email mindfulmercy@gmail.com

November 2014

WORKSHOPS

Berkeley, CA
November 1: Risking Nourishment: An Introduction to the Hakomi Method
Faculty: David Fish, M.A., M.F.T. Certified Hakomi Teacher
Schedule:
Saturday, November 1, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $125 if registered by September 20th; $160 thereafter.
Enrollment Deadline: Friday, October 30th.
For more information: Contact Lindsay Dye, 415-839-6788, email: contact@HakomiCA.org or see: www.hakomica.org

Santa Fe, NM
November 8-9: Introduction to Hakomi for Bodyworkers: Giving Voice to the Body
Faculty: Morgan Holford, L.P.C., Certified Hakomi Trainer
Times: Saturday and Sunday 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Tuition: $207 if registered by Oct 8; $230 thereafter
CEU’s: 12 contact hours. Can serve as prerequisite for Hakomi for Bodyworkers Training starting January 2015.
For more information: Contact Santa Fe School of Massage 505- 982-8398, email: info@sfsom.com or see: www.santefeschoolofmassage.com

TRAININGS

Austin, Texas:
Comprehensive Training in the Hakomi Method of Experiential Psychotherapy- Module One: The Power of Compassion
Dates: Begins November 7-9, 2014; meets monthly for 9 modules through July 2015
Cost: $4000; early enrollment rate: $3600
Module Two: Character Strategy
Dates: Sept. 2015 – Jan.2016
Cost: $2400; early enrollment rate: $2000
Comprehensive Training Module Three: Advanced Skills and Integration
Dates: Feb. 2016 – July 2016
Cost: $2800; early enrollment rate: $2400
For More Info: contact the Hakomi Institute of the Southwest, Gregory Gaiser at 650-919-3103 or email mindfulmercy@gmail.com

December 2014

WORKSHOPS

Berkeley, CA
December 6: The Art of Connection: An Introduction to the Hakomi Method
Faculty: Susan San Tara, M.A., M.F.T. Certified Hakomi Teacher
Schedule:
Saturday, November 1, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $125 if registered by October 25th; $160 thereafter.
Enrollment Deadline: Thursday, December 4 th.
For more information: Contact Lindsay Dye, 415-839-6788, email: contact@HakomiCA.org or see: www.hakomica.org

January 2015

TRAININGS

Santa Fe, NM
Hakomi for Bodyworkers Training
Faculty: Morgan Holford, L.P.C., Certified Hakomi Trainer.
Times: Thurs. 9:00 – 6:00, Sunday 9:30 -3:30 (Also Wed. Jan. 14 and Dec. 2: 2:00 – 5:00)
Dates: Thursday- Saturday 9:00 – 6:00, Sunday 9:30 -3:30 (also Wed. Jan. 14 and Dec. 2: 2:00 – 5:00)
Tuition: $3600 Early Bird rate if paid in full by Nov. 21, 2014; $3900 thereafter. Payment plans available.
CEU’s: 12 CE hours.
For more information: Contact Santa Fe School of Massage 505- 982-8398, email: info@sfsom.com or see: http://www.santafeschoolofmassage.com/hakomi-for-bodyworkers/.

Coming in 2015

Boulder, Colorado
Comprehensive Professional Training in the Hakomi Method
Dates: TBA

About The Training

“After practicing for 30 years, with this training I feel like I’m finally the therapist I always wanted to be.”
Carol Wichers, M.A., L.C.S.W., L.M.F.T., Minnesota