Upcoming Workshops & Trainings

Hakomi Workshops & Trainings:
U.S. & Canada

  • The courses listed below are offered by Regional Training Centers networked by the Hakomi Institute.
  • This is a current schedule. As workshops and trainings are added to the schedule, it is updated monthly.
  • This page lists mainly Workshops and Trainings in the Hakomi Method. For many Related Workshops/Trainings taught by our faculty, or Advanced Workshops/Trainings for graduates, pls. click on the links.
  • 1-2 workshops generally serve as prerequisites for Hakomi Comprehensive Trainings. Some workshops may not fulfill prerequisites, please check with each training individually.
  • Click here or see below for Continuing Education (CE) info

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Boulder, CO
Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy: An Introduction to the Hakomi Method
Dates: September 23-24, 2017
Faculty: Melissa Grace, MA, Certified Hakomi Trainer
Schedule: Saturday and Sunday 9:30-5:30
CE’s: Available for Social Workers, Psychologists, Professional Counselors and Marriage and Family Therapists. For more CE info see: HakomiInstitute.com/boulder-princeton
Tuition: $250 if registered by Sept. 1, $285 thereafter
This workshop is designed for professionals interested in learning Hakomi, and also serves as a prerequisite for the Hakomi Comprehensive Training
For more information: Contact Hakomi Trainings, 303-499-6699, or email: HakomiTR@aol.com
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Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA

September 8-10: Essentials of Hakomi Mindfulness-Based Experiential Therapy: Journey to the Depths of the Psyche
Faculty: Rob Fisher, MFT, Certified Hakomi Trainer and Therapist
For more information see: https://www.esalen.org/workshop/weekend-september-8-10/essentials-hakomi-mindfulness-based-experiential-therapy-journey


Portland, OR
M.E.T.A./Hakomi Comprehensive Training, Year 1
Faculty:  Jon Eisman, M.E.T.A. Founder, Senior Hakomi Trainer and Jessica Montgomery, MSW, Certified Hakomi Teacher
Format: 8 weekends (Friday- Sunday) and a 5-day intensive in Ashland (Wednesday – Sunday) September 2017 – June 2018
Dates: 2017: September 22-24, October 27-29, November 10-12, December 8-10; 2018: January 19-21, February 23-25, March 16-18, April 27-29, May 30-June 3
Times:  Weekends: Fri. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Sun. 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Intensive: Wednesday 1 p.m.- 5 p.m., Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Sun. 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Tuition: $4200, 40 CEs available
Contact:(503) 450-9911
For more information visit: www.meta-trainings.com or email: info@meta-trainings.com

Warren, RI
Comprehensive Training in Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy / Year One
Faculty: Certified Hakomi Trainers: Melissa Grace, MA, Lead Trainer, Jaci Hull, LMFT, and guest faculty TBA
Dates – Year One: 2017: September 15-17, October 27-29, 2018: January 12-14, February 8-10, March 16-18, April 27-29, May 18-20; June 15-17, September 7-9, October 12-14,
Dates – Year Two: TBA
Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9:30 – 5:30
18 weekends – Friday and Saturday 9:30 am – 6:00 pm;  Sunday 9:30 am – 4:00 p.m.
Continuing Education (CE’s): Available for MFT’s, Psychologists, Social Workers and Professional counselors. Plsease inquire for more information.
Year One: $5275.00; Year Two: TBA 
For more information:
Contact Kathy Wingfield, 401-846-9166, email: hakomiri@gmail.com  or visit: http://www.hakomi-ri.org



Austin, TX
Befriending the Inner Critic: An Introduction To Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychology

Dates: October 28-29, 2017
Faculty: Rupesh Chhagan, M.S.O.M., L.Ac., Certified Hakomi Teacher
Schedule: Saturday 10-6 and Sunday 10-4
Tuition: $250 if registered and paid by Oct. 1, $285 thereafter
Workshop Location: Sol Healing and Wellness Center, 13805 Ann Place, Austin, TX 78728 http://www.solhealing.com
This workshop is designed for professionals interested in learning Hakomi, and also serves as a prerequisite for the Hakomi Comprehensive Training
For more information: contact Hakomi Institute of Texas: 650-919-3103 or email: hakomisouthwest@gmail.com

To register, email your contact information (name, email, phone & postal address) to: hakomisouthwest@gmail.com
For more information visit: www.hakomiinstitutesouthwest.com/events/


Santa Monica, CA
October 20, 2017 – April 22, 2018
Hakomi Professional Training, Level 1
Faculty: Certified Hakomi Trainers: Shai Lavie, MA, LMFT; Julie Murphy, MA, LMFT, CATC; Certified Hakomi Teachers: Susan San Tara, MA, LMFT; Dominique Lando, MA, LMFT
Dates 2017: October 20-22; November 10-12; December 8-10;
Dates 2018: January 19-21; February 9-11; March 16-18; April 20-22
Schedule: Fridays 1:00 – 6:00 p.m., Saturdays 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Sundays 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
CEs: 105 CE hours for MFTs, LCSWs, LEPs and LPCCs approved by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (provider #PCE 4355); 36 Psychologist CEUs approved by The Spiritual Competency Resource Center.
Cost: $3595, if registered by September 8th, 2017; $3595 thereafter
Enrollment Deadline: October 13th, 2017
For More Info: Contact Lindsay Dye, 415-839-6788
email https://hakomica.org/professional-training-level-1-la-2017-2018

Portland, OR
Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy Training, Professional Skills Module 1
Faculty: Jon Eisman, M.E.T.A. Founder, Senior Hakomi Trainer, Donna Roy, LPC, Certified Hakomi Trainer, M.E.T.A. Co-Director
Format: Six weekends (Friday- Sunday) from October 2017 to March 2018
Dates: 2017: October 13-15, November 3-5, December 1-3; 2018: January 5-7, February 2-4, March 2-4
Times:  Fri. 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Sun. 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.
Tuition: $2520, 43.5 CEs available
Contact: (503) 450-9911
For more information visit:  www.meta-trainings.com  or email:  info@meta-trainings.com



Boulder, CO
Comprehensive Training in Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy
Module One: The Hakomi Method for Professionals
Dates: 2017: Nov. 9-12, Dec. 14-17; 2018: Jan. 25-28, March 8-11, April 19-22, May 31-June 3, July 19-22, Sept. 13-16
Module Two: Advanced Hakomi for Therapists and Counselors
Faculty: Certified Hakomi Trainers Melissa Grace, MA and Jaci Hull, LMFT, with guest faculty.
Dates: 2018:
Oct.18-21, Nov. 29 -Dec 2; 2019: Jan. 10-13, Feb. 21-24, April 4-7, May 16-19, June 20-23
Schedule: Thursday, Friday and Saturday 9:30-5:30 and Sunday 9:30-1:30
Continuing Education (CE’s): Available for Professional Counselors, Psychologists, Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists. For more info see: HakomiInstitute.com/boulder-princeton
For more information: Contact Hakomi Trainings, 303-499-6699, or email: HakomiTR@aol.com




Santa Fe, NM:
Hakomi for Bodyworkers Training
Faculty: Morgan Holford, Certified Hakomi Therapist and Trainer
Format : Six modules, Thurs.-Sun.; plus two Wed. afternoons
Dates: TBA
For more information contact: Santa Fe School of Massage (505)982-8398, or visit

Continuing Education (CE) Credits are available for specific U.S. classes, workshops, and trainings:

  • Hakomi Institute is a CE provider through NASW (National Association of Social Workers, provider # 886484280).
  • CE’s are also available for MFT’s, LCSW’s and psychologists in California and may be available in other states for LPC’s, LMHC’s, MFT’s, social workers and other professionals as well – please inquire when registering for a workshop or training.
  • National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC): Hakomi Institute has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEP# 5476). Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly indicated. Hakomi Institute is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.