Coming Home to Wholeness Retreat at Monteda Orada, Portugal.
The poet Rumi wrote:
This being human is a guest house. Every morning a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness, some momentary awareness comes as an unexpected visitor.
Welcome and entertain them all!
Using guided meditation, drum journeys, art therapy, Gestalt therapy, sharing circles, time in nature and working with dreams, we will welcome lost or undiscovered parts of ourselves, including the hurt child, the creative child, the mystic, and the healer. Vegan food will be available daily Monte de Orada is set in the beautiful Portuguese region of Odemira There will be time to go to the beach and visit the local town of San Teotónio.
There is a restaurant nearby for those who may want to venture out to eat.
Cost: £650 (shared accommodation)
£820 (single occupancy–only2places).
Included: all meals, accommodation, interactive sessions. Not included: flights, transport from the airport, meals out (if required), travel insurance. 50% deposit required to secure your place. Only refundable if UK travel to Portugal is forbidden at the time.
Jo Edwards is a qualified and experienced counsellor, lecturer and trainer. She is also a qualified CBT Therapist, NLP Master Practitioner, and a Master Hypnotherapist. She has trained counsellors for fourteen years at the Liverpool Community College and Liverpool John Moores University. In addition to her private practice she has undertaken counselling in the voluntary sector, for business, industry, and the health service. and has over 20 years' experience in helping people overcome their problems.
Dennis Richards is therapist in private practice with 20 years' experience as a hypnotherapist and eight years as a counsellor. He trained in Shamanism at Eagle’s Wing in London, Creation Spirituality and Expressive Arts Therapy in California and has been leading dream groups and retreats since 2015.