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Public and Professional Programs Currently Registering

Day of Mindfulness

February 2020 | Starts Feb. 22 | Register now through Feb. 19
May 2020 | Starts May 16 | Register now through May 13

CEUs available: NBHWC

Join with those currently enrolled in an MBSR or MBSR Distance Learning course for a full-day meditation intensive. Renew or deepen your mindfulness practice in a supportive retreat environment.

Pre-requisite:  Completion of an MBSR course is required to register for this course.

Living Your Best Life

Starts March 11 | Register now through March 8
CEUs available: ICHWC
Join us for 8 weeks of transformation! In this group coaching series, you will take powerful steps towards achieving your health and wellness goals and living your best life. Your journey will include creating a dynamic health vision, designing key lifestyle goals and action steps for success, partnering with a Duke Integrative Health Coach, and joining a supportive community of like-minded individuals to acquire the tools to empower you in transforming your own health.

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Starts week of Mar. 23 | Register now through Mar. 20

CEUs available: NBHWC

MBSR can help people who are coping with medical problems, job or family-related stress, and anxiety and depression. The majority of participants report lasting decreases in both physical and psychological symptoms. Pain levels improve and people learn to better cope with pain that may not go away. Most people also report an increased ability to relax, greater enthusiasm for life, improved self-esteem, and increased ability to cope more effectively with stressful situations.

Reiki: Level One

March 21, 2020 | Register now through Mar. 18

CEUs available: NBHWC, NCBTMB

Reiki, a form of energy healing, is an ancient practice that is used to reduce stress, improve health and quality of life, and support physical and emotional healing. Research suggests that using Reiki as a complementary therapy activates the parasympathetic nervous system to heal body and mind via the relaxation response. Reiki is accessible to everyone and is easy to learn. Practitioners use specific hand positions, held for a few minutes on or near the client’s clothed body. Participants who complete Reiki 1 training will be eligible for continuing education credits.

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Distance Learning

Starts Mar. 31 | Register now through Mar. 27

CEUs available: NBHWC

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is a method of using meditation and yoga to cultivate awareness and reduce stress. It is based on the ancient practice of mindfulness, which is about waking up, being fully alive, and being present for the richness of each moment of our lives. Within this awakening, we gain access to our deepest inner resources for living, healing, and coping with stress.

In the MBSR Distance Learning course participants “meet” with their instructor and classmates once a week via telephone conference, from wherever they may be.  This program is designed to deliver the same teachings and opportunity for group learning as our on-site MBSR program to those who are unable to visit our facility on a weekly basis, for reasons of scheduling difficulties, distance, or physical limitations.

For Those Who Hurt: Managing Chronic Pain

Starts April 11 | Register now through April 8

CEUs available: NBHWC

Join Licensed Acupuncturist Janet Shaffer and Licensed Massage Therapist Kim Turk for a 3-hour workshop to learn about and experience many of these methods to determine if they work for you. People living with conditions such as chronic pain, slow-healing injuries, fibromyalgia, neuropathy, sciatica, muscle pain, joint pain, tendinitis, and bursitis may benefit from participating in this program.

Healing Yoga for Back and Neck Pain

Starts Apr. 15 | Register now through Apr. 13

CEUs available: ICHWC

In our high-stress, sedentary world, pain in the back and neck is a common ailment.  Learn postures to sit in a chair, stand, and move with good alignment, techniques to stretch tight muscles and strengthen weak ones, how to use your breath to relax body and mind, and sequences and skills to develop your own home practice.

Integrative Health Coach Training

Foundation Course – In-person: Starts April 13, 2020 | Register now through April 10, 2020

Certification Course: Starts April 20, 2020 | Register now through April 15, 2020

CEUs available for Foundation Course: ACCME, ACPE, ANCC, IACET, ICF

CEUs available for Certification Course: ACCME, ACPE, ANCC, IACET, ICF, NBHWC

Become an Integrative Health Coach! Acquire the core coaching skills and competencies as you learn to incorporate them into professional practice. Duke’s IHCPT Program includes the Foundation Course and the Certification Course.

Urban Retreat

Starts Apr. 27 | Register now through Apr. 23

CEUs available: ICHWC

This 3-day retreat will offer conditions conducive to your own inner search for balance and respite, where you will be pointed toward the silence that holds all noise, the stillness that holds all motion, and the peace that is always available, no matter the hectic nature of our day to day lives.

Leading Others In Writing For Health

Starts May 1 | Register now through April 28

CEUs available: ACCME, ANCC, IACET, NBHWC

This 2-day workshop is a comprehensive, experiential training based on James Pennebaker’s 30 years of research in writing to heal.  The curriculum will provide easily adaptable lessons, activities, and guideposts for anyone working in the healthcare field — physicians, nurses, mental health professionals, hospice workers, health coaches, and others — to use with their clients and patients.

Reiki: Level Two

Starts May 8 | Register now through May 6

CEUs available: NBHWC

Reiki, a form of energy healing, is an ancient practice that is used to reduce stress, improve health and quality of life, and supports physical and emotional healing. Research suggests that using Reiki as a complementary therapy activates the parasympathetic nervous system to heal body and mind via the relaxation response. Reiki is accessible to everyone and is easy to learn. Practitioners use specific hand positions, held for a few minutes on or near the client’s clothed body. Reiki 1 from any lineage is a prerequisite for Reiki 2. Upon completion of Reiki 2, participants will be able to begin practicing professionally.

Mindful Yoga for Cancer

Starts Jun. 22 | Register now through Jun. 17

CEUs available: YA, NBHWC

This eight-day professional training program offered to yoga instructors introduces the Mindful Yoga program developed by founders Jim and Kimberly Carson, based upon clinical trials of the Yoga of Awareness intervention conducted with cancer patients at Duke. The program incorporates discussion, practice, and instruction on more skillful yoga practices for people healing from cancer. Hear from Duke medical experts in oncology, health psychology, physical therapy, and palliative care who present relevant information for teaching yoga to those who are navigating the cancer journey.

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