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07/24/2016 to 07/29/2016
Robert Chodo Campbell
Teachings for Emotional, Social & Spiritual Support

Contemplative end-of-life care is an approach that embodies a way of being, personally and professionally, that exemplifies the power and primacy of human connection in the healing process.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/31/2016 to 08/05/2016
Divine Energy Healing

VortexHealing® is a holistic energy-healing art taught around the world.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/14/2016 to 08/19/2016
Shivanter Singh
An Innovative, Creative Approach to Rejuvenation

To complement your 5-day Radiant Power of Women retreat, add this yogi cleanse formulated specifically for women.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/26/2016 to 08/28/2016
Michael Gelb
Practices for Healing, Happiness & Creativity

For thousands of years, qi masters have shown how cultivating, storing, and expressing qi—the vital energy of life—can lead to improved health and vitality, increased creativity, and overall well-being.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/28/2016 to 09/02/2016
Jon Gabriel
A 5-Day Total Transformation Retreat

The Gabriel Method™ is a holistic, mind-body approach to weight loss that focuses on addressing and eliminating the root causes of obesity.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/28/2016 to 09/02/2016
Tony Stockwell
Exploration & Discovery

Internationally renowned medium Tony Stockwell returns to Omega for a fascinating exploration into the realm of altered states of consciousness, often called trance mediumship, and to share knowledge about how to develop, use, and control these gi

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/11/2016 to 09/16/2016
Danny Dreyer
5 Mindful Steps for Lifelong Health & Energy

Transform your walking or running into a safe, mindful practice that can help you move with balance for the rest of your life.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/16/2016 to 09/18/2016
Move With Freedom & Ease

The workshop is part of our Yoga Therapy initiative. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/23/2016 to 09/25/2016

Becoming a Reiki master is a life-changing experience. In the sacred tradition of Reiki training, a Reiki master is empowered with the energetic ability to initiate others into the Reiki system of natural healing.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/27/2016 to 09/29/2016

On-site accommodations are sold out. Registration is open to commuters only. Register for one or more days; tuition is $179 per day.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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07/24/2016 to 07/29/2016
Robert Chodo Campbell
Teachings for Emotional, Social & Spiritual Support

Contemplative end-of-life care is an approach that embodies a way of being, personally and professionally, that exemplifies the power and primacy of human connection in the healing process.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/31/2016 to 08/05/2016
Divine Energy Healing

VortexHealing® is a holistic energy-healing art taught around the world.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/14/2016 to 08/19/2016
Shivanter Singh
An Innovative, Creative Approach to Rejuvenation

To complement your 5-day Radiant Power of Women retreat, add this yogi cleanse formulated specifically for women.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/26/2016 to 08/28/2016
Michael Gelb
Practices for Healing, Happiness & Creativity

For thousands of years, qi masters have shown how cultivating, storing, and expressing qi—the vital energy of life—can lead to improved health and vitality, increased creativity, and overall well-being.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/28/2016 to 09/02/2016
Jon Gabriel
A 5-Day Total Transformation Retreat

The Gabriel Method™ is a holistic, mind-body approach to weight loss that focuses on addressing and eliminating the root causes of obesity.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/28/2016 to 09/02/2016
Tony Stockwell
Exploration & Discovery

Internationally renowned medium Tony Stockwell returns to Omega for a fascinating exploration into the realm of altered states of consciousness, often called trance mediumship, and to share knowledge about how to develop, use, and control these gi

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/11/2016 to 09/16/2016
Danny Dreyer
5 Mindful Steps for Lifelong Health & Energy

Transform your walking or running into a safe, mindful practice that can help you move with balance for the rest of your life.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/16/2016 to 09/18/2016
Move With Freedom & Ease

The workshop is part of our Yoga Therapy initiative. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/23/2016 to 09/25/2016

Becoming a Reiki master is a life-changing experience. In the sacred tradition of Reiki training, a Reiki master is empowered with the energetic ability to initiate others into the Reiki system of natural healing.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/27/2016 to 09/29/2016

On-site accommodations are sold out. Registration is open to commuters only. Register for one or more days; tuition is $179 per day.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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Roger Jahnke, a doctor of Chinese medicine with more than 25 years of clinical experience, is one of the nation’s most revered tai chi and qigong teachers. In this video, he demonstrates a simple, health-inducing, breathing exercise you can do anywhere at any time.   Learn more about Roger Jahnke     More
The television shows you watch, the magazines you read, and the people you listen to may do more harm than good. Zen master, Thich Nhat Hanh reveals why it's important to be mindful of what you consume if you intend to live a more peaceful life. Explore more from Thich Nhat Hanh   More
Recognized as the “First Lady of Yoga”, Lilias Folan offers a quick and easy demonstration of yoga-based stretches you can do when you're stuck at your desk or at the airport. Explore more from Lilias Folan   More
Zindel Segal, PhD, is the Cameron Wilson Chair in Depression Studies, Head of the Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, and a professor in the department of psychiatry at the University of Toronto. He is also Head of the Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Unit at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and a pioneer in the use of mindfulness meditation in the area of mood disorders. Learn more about Zindel Segal: http://eomega.org/omega/faculty/viewProfile/be5e5298711778ecc0fa5c9dd78c4496/ More
Zindel Segal, PhD, the Cameron Wilson Chair in Depression Studies, says that depression is not a sign of weakness or failure. Therapy is an important resource for wellness and health that seeks to reverse engineer any feelings of isolation that many people experience in modern-day society. Learn more about Zindel Segal. More
Gary Kraftsow, founder of the American Viniyoga Institute, talks about his path to yoga therapy and how yoga therapy is now being studied, accepted, and used by the medical community. Learn more about Gary Kraftsow More
Kundalini Yoga teacher and Integrative Nutrition health counselor, Shivanter Singh reveals why a healthy lifestyle comes from being more conscious and purposeful every day. More
Internationally recognized clinical psychologist and author, Laurel Parnell, PhD, explains why eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) is an effective tool when treating post-traumatic stress disorder. Learn more about Laurel Parnell: eomega.org/omega/faculty/viewProfile/599ef999a89782acb5c475041e722c80/ More
Mona Lisa Schulz, MD, PhD reveals why any health crisis is an opportunity to involve yourself in the healing process by tapping into the innate genius that lives inside each one of us. Learn more about Mona Lisa Schulz: eomega.org/omega/faculty/viewProfile/47299be0548d75c0dd28096022f7bc04 More
One of those rare people who can cross the borders of science, medicine, and mysticism, Mona Lisa Schulz, MD, PhD reveals her prescription for health and well-being. Learn more about Mona Lisa Schulz: http://www.eomega.org/omega/faculty/viewProfile/47299be0548d75c0dd28096022f7bc04 More

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Omega Institute Brain-Boosting Avocado Smoothie
This simple green smoothie features a secret brain-boosting ingredient: avocado. Unlike many other fruits and vegetables, avocados contain healthy unsaturated fats that help keep your brain cell membranes flexible and protect nerve cells. As a bonus, avocados create a creamy, silky smooth texture much like soft serve ice cream. Try blending this treat today. Makes 2 Servings Ingredients More
Omega Institute Moving Through Grief by Ana Forrest
Holding on to anger, fear, or resentment can cause physical pain, but when we heal our emotional pain, our physical pain often subsides. The emotions need to be in motion in order for us to be healthy. We've got to move them and feel them and let them express themselves. More
Omega Institute What's the Best Wellness Treatment for You?
One of the best ways to reboot your mind, body, and spirit is with a little self-care. Bodywork is a great option, but sometimes it's hard to know what treatment will work best for you.  Omega's Wellness Center offers more than 45 services, from energy work to life coaching to massage and more, but choosing a service doesn't need to stress you out. The reservations staff is trained to listen to your needs and make recommendations based on what’s going on for you. Plus, they make sure the timing works with your workshop, meals, and other Omega events. More
Omega Institute Don't Let Your Vacation Days Slip Away
Call it martyrdom. Call it work-a-holism. Call it what you like. The fact is, Americans are taking fewer vacation days than ever before. A recent study shows that Americans basically work for free for about one week per year. More
Omega Institute Embrace Life at Every Stage
In 1900, the average life expectancy was less than 50 years old. The U.S. Census Bureau now predicts that by 2020 the average life expectancy will be close to 80 years old, and many people will live beyond that. While life spans are increasing, there is an ever-growing media culture that seems obsessed with anti-aging, as evidenced by the growing promotion of anti-aging creams and diets, and attention to celebrities who “defy” their age. More
Omega Institute Mantra Meditation 101
What: Practiced in a variety of spiritual traditions, mantra meditation is the act of silently or audibly repeating a mantra—a special word, thought, or phrase—either in an ancient, sacred language, or in your native tongue. More
Omega Institute Secrets of Master Yogis
Yoga can be practiced by anyone, at any age. It helps young and old build strength, find balance, and stay flexible through low-impact movement. B.K.S Iyengar, one of the world’s most well-known yoga masters passed away in 2014, just shy of his 97th birthday. He started life with a frail and sick body but grew to be able to hold conversations while standing on his head, a level of vitality he attributed to yoga.  More
Omega Institute Eating Meditation 101
What: Eating meditation is the art of mindfully chewing and swallowing each bite of your food. As Buddhist teacher Jack Kornfield writes in Meditation for Beginners, “the only real rule is that you really pay attention to what you eat.” More
Omega Institute 2 Relationships That Impact Your Healthh by Joe Cross
Why is it that everyone seems to know the right thing to do when it comes to healthy eating, yet so few practice it? Even more importantly, why is it that so many people who have experienced the joy and liberation of healthy living end up sliding back? If you ask me what big, overarching lessons I’ve learned, I would say that whether you succeed or not comes down to two relationships: 1. The relationship you have with yourself. 2. The relationship you have with plants. More
Omega Institute What Is Chi? by Mantak Chia
Chi—also known as prana, the warm current, Kundalini power, or the electromagnetic life force—is very difficult to describe because this life energy is invisible and cannot be seen. However, we can feel it. "Chi" is simply the Chinese word for "breath." On the physical level, it is the raw air we breathe in and out, revitalizing us and keeping us alive. Our life hangs by this thin thread of breath every second of our lives, and that thread is seemingly empty air. More

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