Upcoming Workshops & Trainings

Due to Covid-19 we are postponing many workshops and trainings in the next few months in an effort to keep our students and faculty safe. We will post an update during the first week of each month.

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

Click here to download our Comprehensive Hakomi Training Brochure



This workshop is currently scheduled for Omega Institute in August.
We will continue to provide updates
Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, NY
August 20-22
Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy: An Experiential Introduction

Faculty: Jaci Hull, LMFT, Certified Hakomi Trainer
Schedule: Fri. 8-10 pm, Sat. 9:00-12:30 & 2:00-5:30 pm, Sun. 9:00-1:00
Cost: $320 ($290 for Omega members)*
CEs available for psychologists, social workers, professional counselors and MFTs in many states – click here to see if CEs are available in your state.
For more info or to register call Omega at 800-944-1001 or see the Omega website: https://www.eomega.org/workshops/hakomi-mindful-somatic-psychotherapy?
*You’ll also find info on lodging (onsite and nearby), and the many amenities included at Omega’s retreat center, including meals, yoga, tai chi and movement classes, gardens and labyrinth, hiking trails and more.
Download the workshop flyer here

APRIL 2020


This training will be rescheduled, dates TBA
Oakland , CA
April 3-5, May 1-3, June 5-7, 2020
The Hakomi Character Map

Faculty: Certified Hakomi Therapist and Teacher: Shirley Bar-Dvir LMFT (44258).
Schedule: Fridays 12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., Saturdays 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Sunday 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
CEs: 46.5 CE hours (15.5 CE hours per weekend) for MFTs, LCSWs, LEPs and LPCCs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (provider CAMFT #82187). CE credits for psychologists are provided by the Spiritual Competency Resource Center (SCRC), a co-sponsor of this program.
Cost: $1,550 by February 21, 2020; $1,750 thereafter
Enrollment Deadline: March 26, 2020
For More Info: call 415-839-6788, email contact@hakomiCA.org or visit: https://www.hakomica.org/14-professional-training/282-hakomi-character-map-4-3-2020


This workshop will be rescheduled, dates TBA
Austin, TX
April 25-26: Mindfulness and the Body – An Introduction to Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychology

Faculty: Gregory Gaiser, PC, Certified Hakomi Trainer
Schedule: Saturday 10 AM – 6 PM; Sunday 10 AM– 4:30 PM
CE’s: 12 CE credit hrs.
Tuition: $260 if registered and paid by March 29; $295 thereafter
To register: Send your name, email address and mobile number to hakomisouthwest@gmail.com
For more information: Please contact Gregory Gaiser at 650-919-3103 or see: https://hakomiinstitutesouthwest.com/events/category/workshops/

MAY 2020


This workshop will be rescheduled, dates TBA
Durham, NC
May 15-16, 2020: The Healing Relationship – Compassion and the Power of Presence: an Introduction to the Hakomi Method
Faculty: Julia Corley, LCHMC-A, NCC, Certified Hakomi Teacher
Schedule: Friday, May 15 9:30-6:00 & Saturday, May16 10:30-6:00
Cost: $235 early bird by May 1; $275 thereafter
CEs: 12 CE hours available for psychologists, professional counselors, social workers, and MFT’s
For more information or to register contact Nancy Donny: hakomiinstitutese@gmail.com or call 803-760-5257
For flyer click here
Download registration form here

This workshop will be rescheduled, dates TBA
Grand Rapids, MI
May 16-17: Identity, Mindfulness and Loving Presence:
An Introduction to the Hakomi Method

Faculty: Lorena Monda, DOM, LPC, Certified Hakomi Trainer and Therapist
Schedule: Saturday 9:30am – 5:30pm; Sunday 9:30am – 4:30pm
CE’s: 12 CE hrs. for social workers, psychologists, professional counselors and MFTs. Visit https://www.commonwealthseminars.com/seminar-ce-credit.html
for more info and to see if your state/profession is covered.
Tuition: $200-$300 sliding scale. $35 CE fee.
For more information or to register: Contact Rachael Koeson at (616) 818-8628, email hakomimidwest@gmail.com, or visit this link
Download Flyer

JUNE 2020


This workshop will be rescheduled, dates TBA
Athens, GA
June 26-27, 2020
Ethics with Heart: An Introduction to Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy

Faculty: Julia Corley, LCHMC-A, NCC, Certified Hakomi Teacher
Schedule: Friday & Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm

Cost: $235 by May 15th, $275 thereafter
CE’s: 12 CE’s available through NBCC & NCBTMB. NBCC approves professional programs as required by and according to current Georgia Composite Board rules, which apply for 5 Ethics hours for LPCs, LCSWs, and LMFTs in GA and 7 core hours for LPC; or 7 related hours for LCSWs and LMFTs.
For More Info: call Anne Ethier at 706-355-3114 or email anne5points@gmail.com
To register: https://athensfivepointsyoga.com/events/
Download flyer here



This training may be rescheduled
Austin, TX
Comprehensive Training in Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychology

Faculty: Certified Hakomi Trainers: Gregory Gaiser, CMT, CHP and Lorena Monda, LPCC, CHT;
Certified Hakomi Teachers: Rupesh Chhagan, MSOM, L.Ac., CHP and Rebecca Lincoln, MA, LPC-S, CHT
Dates: Module One: Oct. 9, 2020 – June 27, 2021
Module Two: Sept. 10, 2021 – June 12, 2022
For more information: Contact Gregory Gaiser at 650-919-3103 or email us at hakomisouthwest@gmail.com.
For a full course description, click here


San Francisco Bay Area
Professional Training in Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy
Scheduled to begin Sept. 25, 2020
For more info see: https://www.hakomica.org/pro1

Los Angeles Area
Professional Training in Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy
Scheduled to begin Oct. 9 2020
For more info see: https://www.hakomica.org/pro1la

San Francisco Bay Area
Comprehensive Training in Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy
Scheduled to begin in March, 2021

Philadelphia, PA
Comprehensive Training in Hakomi Mindful Somatic Psychotherapy
Coming in 2021

Continuing Education (CE) Credits are available for specific U.S. classes, workshops, and trainings – click here for more info