Programs Offering Continuing Education Credits (CEs)
Saturday, June 24th from 10:00am-3:00pm In this one-day intensive workshop, students will discover and deepen their caregiving skills by learning to communicate more clearly and directly.
Saturday, July 22nd, 2017 from 10:00am-3:00pm Research in the emerging field of trauma care emphasizes the need for a comprehensive and holistic approach that utilizes the essential tools of mirroring, empathy, and understanding.
September 8th, 2017- May 5th, 2018 A transformative training in caregiving from a Zen Buddhist perspective. Created by NYZCCC co-founders, Sensei Robert Chodo Campbell and Sensei Koshin Paley Ellison, this experiential approach to learning provides both classroom and clinical opportunities.
Wednesdays, September 13th to December 13th from 4:15pm-7:15pm Investigate the contemporary wisdom of the Vimalakirti Sutra and understand how its application can enrich our lives and our care relationships.
Nine Saturdays, September 16th, 2017 - June 9th, 2018 from 9:00am-4:30pm This course will examine the core principles of Buddhism— impermanence and the Four Noble Truths, which consider the possibility for liberation of all beings.
Nine Sundays, September 17th, 2017 - June 10th, 2018 from 10:00am-4:00pm Through study, meditation, and discussion we will deepen our understanding of our true nature and discover skillful functioning in care relationships and in the world.
October 19th-22nd, 2017 at the Garrison Institute At our annual Contemplative Care Retreat, we will investigate ways of caring for each other while cultivating our own courage and joy.
September 22nd-23rd & 29th-30th from 10am-4pm A series of four daylong intensives to enhance professional development for Foundations in Contemplative Care graduates, with a focus on integrating contemplative and clinical skills.