Schedule is subject to change.

January 24

7:00 -8:30am                           Registration

8:30-9:30am                            Welcome, Large Group Introduction and Check-in

9:30-10:15am                          Guiding Principles for Mind-Body Skills Groups

10:15-10:45 am                      Break

10:45 am-12:45pm                Faculty-led Small Group Session

12:45-2:00pm                          Lunch Break (Optional Lunch Meeting:  “Bringing this work to your Institution”)

2:00-5:00pm                            Coaching Session
– Breathing & Movement
– Biofeedback
– Meditation & Mindful Eating
– Imagery
– Closing Rituals & Drawings
– Children’s Track

5:15-6:15 pm                           Opening Reception

January 25

6:30-7:30am                            Optional Yoga

8:30-8:45am                            Opening Meditation

8:45-9:45am                            Panel #1 – Group Fundamentals

9:45-10:15am                          Break

10:15am-12:45pm                 Participant-Led Small Group Session #1: Breathing & Movement

12:45-2:00 pm                         Lunch Break (Certification Candidates Lunch)

2:00-3:00 pm                           Panel #2 – Working with Difficult Issues         

3:00 -3:30 pm                          Break

3:30-6:00pm                            Participant-Led Small Group Session #2: Autogenics and Biofeedback

January 26

6:30-7:30am                            Optional Yoga

8:30-10:30am                          Fishbowl – Demonstration of Working with a Group

10:30-11:00am                       Break

11:00am-1:30pm                   Participant Led Small Group Session #3: Meditation and Mindful Eating

1:30 pm                                      Lunch

Afternoon off

January 27

6:30-7:30am                            Optional Yoga

8:30-11:00am                          Participant Led Small Group Session #4: Imagery/Visualization

11:00-11:30am                       Break

11:30am-12:45pm                 Panel #3 – Additional Considerations for Running Groups

12:45-2:00pm                          Lunch Break          

2:00-5:15pm                            Participant Led Small Group Session #5: Drawings with Closing Ritual

January 28

6:30-7:30am                            Optional Yoga

8:30-8:45 am                           Opening Meditation

8:45 – 9:45 am                         Supervision, Certification & Taking the Next Steps: The Center for Mind-Body Medicine Group Model in Practice

9:45 – 10:00am                          Break

10:00-11:00 am                         Taking this Work Out to the World Breakout

Implementing the model in:

  1. Military setting, with veterans and with their families
  2. Psychotherapy practice
  3. Medical practice, hospitals and medical schools (includes medical coding & billing as well as info for non-medical professionals working in a medical setting
  4. Community-based setting

11:00 – 11:15 am                   Break

11:15– 12: 15 pm                   Active Meditation & Imagery

12:15 – 1:30pm                       Lunch Break

1:30-4:00pm                            Small Group Consulting Session

4:00 – 4:30 pm                        Break

4:30 – 5:15 pm                         Q&A/Wrap-up and closing ritual

Turf Valley Resort
Ellicott City, Maryland
January 24 - 28, 2019

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