3 or 4 day retreats loved by everyone: simply to enhance their spirituality or use these retreats to count towards study hours needed to become a UKCP Registered Clinical Psychotherapist or a Registered Mindfulness-led Therapist.
These retreats also gives credit for courses at Bath Spa and Open Universities.
At the end of the Retreat, you receive 6 months of support for your practice or career from an experienced mentor – online or by telephone – and opportunities to practice in a group.
The ideal, kind introduction to teacher-led mindfulness retreats and a requirement (for those without retreat experience) for people who want to join our mindfulness diplomas and advanced diplomas. All are welcome.
(A requirement for entry to the Diploma in Mindfulness Teaching – but everyone is welcome)
This is a short residential programme designed both as a short retreat for people regularly practicing mindfulness and as a warm, friendly introduction for people who have yet to discover what retreats can do for them!
I’m interested in a career in mindfulness teaching, mentoring or therapy. What academic qualifications would I get?
Credits towards MA in Counselling and Psychotherapy Practice at Bath Spa University and a number of degrees (including BSc Psychology) at Open University
What professional qualifications would I get?
This is a requirement for taking the Diploma in Mindfulness Teaching unless you have undertaken a similar course with a teacher or facilitator trained by an organisational member of the UK Network of Mindfulness Teacher Training Organisations. Another course taken must be a retreat of at least 3 days, include a period of silence lasting one day and be teacher-led.
3-Day Retreats: £350.00 – £175.00 of which is refundable to Diploma students
4-Day Retreats: £425.00 – £215.00 of which is refundable to Diploma students
If you attend all the days of a retreat, half of this is refundable against your costs on the Diploma in Mindfulness Teaching (7501) or the Diploma in Gentleness, Grace and Compassion (4202)
The above prices include transport from the local station (40 mins from London Euston, 1¼-1½ hours from Birmingham) snacks, fruit and lunch on the Sunday when with us.
This course counts towards study hours needed to become a UKCP Registered Therapist and gives credit for courses at Bath Spa and Open Universities.
Please reserve your place by completing our online form on the Get more info page.