2018 Mindful Warrior Programme
Join us this September for the Mindful Warrior facilitator training programme, where you will learn to teach the Mindful Warrior syllabus in your classroom or organisation, encouraging young people to find, build and experience a place of Sanctuary within and around themselves.
It encourages young people to find, build and experience a place of Sanctuary within and around themselves. The course consists of 6 sessions over the course of 10 weeks in total.
The 2018 Programme dates are as follows:
-8th and 9th of September
-13th and 14th of October
-10th and 11th of November
Each session takes place from 9.30am to 4.30pm
Total Course Cost €550 for all ten sessions
What is the Mindful Warrior?
The Warrior Programme is a teacher trainer programme that draws on the various traditions of culture and the arts, helping young people to end up as gentle warriors. It is built around an initiation framework linked to adolescent psychological development that includes:
- Mindfulness and movement practices
- Insights from psychology of adolescent development
- Ways to experience moments of reflective stillness
- Traditional wisdom embodied in the ‘gentle warrior’ figure
- Use of creative imagination
What are the benefits?
Inclusion of the Mindful Warrior Programme in the classroom helps to transform young people’s behaviour and helps them to develop self-awareness and the resilience needed to deal with challenges and disappointments in life.
Who is the Mindful Warrior programme for?
It best serves the needs of a cohort of young people who require an alternative, experiential-led approach to their development and is particularly suited to young people from 6th class to 2nd year, who are finding the journey to maturity and social integration challenging.
Will I get resources I can use in the classroom?
Yes, you will be supplied with handouts and lesson plans, we also offer follow up reconnection days so that we can help you continue your practise.
When does the Mindful Warrior 2018 take place?
The programme dates are the 8th/9th of September, 13th/14th of October and then the 10th and 11th of November. It is held in the Sanctuary
How much does it cost?
It costs €550 in total