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.
One Sunday each month, September 17th, 2017 - June 11th, 2018 Through study, meditation, and discussion we will deepen our understanding of our true nature and discover skillful functioning in our 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.