Mindfulness Retreat for K-12 Teachers
Dates: Friday, February 22, 2019, 5:30 – 8:30 pm and Saturday, February 23, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Location: Sacred Waters Spiritual Center, 16990 Douglas Rd., Mishawaka, IN 46545
Facilitators: Dr. Terri Hebert, IU South Bend School of Education, and Sara Sage, Sage Counseling LLC
Cost and Registration: $50 ($75 if staying overnight at Sacred Waters – room for 6-7 people to stay). Registration is on a first come, first served basis, and is limited to 15 participants (who must be practicing K-12 teachers). Your registration will be complete and a space held for you when we receive a check or money order from you, made to Terri Hebert, (email for address) or cash received in person.
Description: This retreat is offered at minimal cost to practicing K-12 teachers as a means of providing time away from the busyness and stress of midwinter teaching and practicing mindfulness. The cost of the retreat includes all meals (dinner Friday evening and breakfast and lunch on Saturday), retreat materials, and the option of staying overnight at Sacred Waters Friday evening. The retreat will move at a slow pace and include opportunities for individual and small group reflection, communal meals, mindfulness and stress management activities, poetry, connection with nature, and an optional stretching/qi gong activity Saturday morning. Come to relax, enjoy, and rejuvenate, and to learn a little more about yourself.