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09/18/2015 to 09/20/2015
Dondi Dahlin

Have you always longed to belly dance? This workshop is perfect for the pure beginner who is interested in feeling feminine and strong; who wants to celebrate herself and all women.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/20/2015 to 09/25/2015
Carol Robin
An Open Dialogue of Discovery

Cosponsored by UWHA! 

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/20/2015 to 09/25/2015
Tapping Into Your Potential

Energy psychology brings a new dimension of self-empowerment to personal development. Drawing from contemporary psychological understanding as well as ancient healing traditions, it provides simple methods for shifting the brain’s chemistry.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015

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
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015
Michael Finkelstein
The Best Quick Fix for Your Health

We often look for quick-fix solutions to our health challenges—not realizing that these “solutions” may contribute to our problems.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015
Tom Francescott
Discover Your Personal Path to Wellness

Omega Wellness Workshops are the perfect opportunity to do what you have promised yourself for years: Take a break and dedicate some quality time for your health, healing, and happiness.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/29/2015 to 10/01/2015

This workshop is sold out. Please call Omega registration to be placed on a waiting list 877.944.2002.

Register for one or more days; tuition is $169 per day.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/11/2015 to 10/16/2015
Daniel Vitalis
Transcending Human Domestication

Awaken your instincts, reconnect with your nature, and engage your biology as nature-based philosopher Daniel Vitalis guides you on a journey to bring you closer to your wild, authentic self.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/16/2015 to 10/18/2015
Barbara De Angelis
Transforming Your Life From the Inside Out

Join Barbara De Angelis, best-selling author and renowned transformational teacher, for this uplifting and profound experiential weekend that will help you make the emotional and spiritual shifts you’ve been longing to

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/18/2015 to 10/23/2015
Robin Saraswati Markus
Where Health Meets Consciousness

As a holistic, integrative Chinese medicine doctor, Robin Saraswati Markus says she often hears from her patients, “I know what to do, so why am I not doing it?” It’s amazing how many of us can relate to this!

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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09/18/2015 to 09/20/2015
Dondi Dahlin

Have you always longed to belly dance? This workshop is perfect for the pure beginner who is interested in feeling feminine and strong; who wants to celebrate herself and all women.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/20/2015 to 09/25/2015
Carol Robin
An Open Dialogue of Discovery

Cosponsored by UWHA! 

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/20/2015 to 09/25/2015
Tapping Into Your Potential

Energy psychology brings a new dimension of self-empowerment to personal development. Drawing from contemporary psychological understanding as well as ancient healing traditions, it provides simple methods for shifting the brain’s chemistry.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015

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
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015
Michael Finkelstein
The Best Quick Fix for Your Health

We often look for quick-fix solutions to our health challenges—not realizing that these “solutions” may contribute to our problems.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015
Tom Francescott
Discover Your Personal Path to Wellness

Omega Wellness Workshops are the perfect opportunity to do what you have promised yourself for years: Take a break and dedicate some quality time for your health, healing, and happiness.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/29/2015 to 10/01/2015

This workshop is sold out. Please call Omega registration to be placed on a waiting list 877.944.2002.

Register for one or more days; tuition is $169 per day.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/11/2015 to 10/16/2015
Daniel Vitalis
Transcending Human Domestication

Awaken your instincts, reconnect with your nature, and engage your biology as nature-based philosopher Daniel Vitalis guides you on a journey to bring you closer to your wild, authentic self.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/16/2015 to 10/18/2015
Barbara De Angelis
Transforming Your Life From the Inside Out

Join Barbara De Angelis, best-selling author and renowned transformational teacher, for this uplifting and profound experiential weekend that will help you make the emotional and spiritual shifts you’ve been longing to

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/18/2015 to 10/23/2015
Robin Saraswati Markus
Where Health Meets Consciousness

As a holistic, integrative Chinese medicine doctor, Robin Saraswati Markus says she often hears from her patients, “I know what to do, so why am I not doing it?” It’s amazing how many of us can relate to this!

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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American fitness guru Tony Horton, creator of the popular P90X® program, explains the importance of purpose and what it takes to live a truly healthy life.   Learn more about working out with Tony.       More
Sue Hitzmann, the creator of the MELT Method, appeared on the Rachel Ray Show to demonstrate the 50-second face lift. Here, she shows you how the 5-minute face lift gives you the biggest benefits—benefits you can immediately see and feel.   Learn more about Sue Hitzmann   Learn more about the MELT Method   More
Super Qi Summit teacher Michael J. Gelb offers a simple yet profound qigong practice called “the inner smile” that you can perform anywhere—for improved health and well-being.   Learn more about Michael J. Gelb   Learn more about the Super Qi Summit   More
Super Qi Summit teachers Michael J. Gelb and Robert Peng discuss the nature and cultivation of universal life force—and how the practice of qigong can change the world.   Learn more about Michael J. Gelb and Robert Peng.     More
Omega's Veterans, Trauma & Treatment conference is an unprecedented gathering of experts in resiliency and the treatment of trauma for veterans using complementary and alternative medicine. It offers professional information on the latest mind-body treatments for veterans with PTSD. Throughout the weekend, keynote lectures, panel discussions, and concurrent workshops explore mind-body treatments for veterans’ trauma. More
Working with some of the top stars in Hollywood, psychotherapists Barry Michels and Phil Stutz, coauthors of The Tools, have helped thousands of patients live fuller, more passionate and creative lives.     More
We all have heard that yoga and other mind-body practices are good for us. Using recent studies as a foundation for exploration, Jon Kabat-Zinn explains some of the science and theory behind why yoga, tai chi, Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, and other mind-body practices can improve the recovery of those who have been wounded through trauma. Explore more from Jon Kabat-Zinn   More
Peter A. Levine: Meditation to Relieve Survivor's Guilt
How can we help those who have suffered survivor's guilt to feel at home in their bodies again? Peter A. Levine leads an exercise and describes the methods of helping patients experience, reflect, and learn from their emotions. Peter Levine is teaching the professional training The Body as Healer: New Advances in Trauma Treatment October 18-23. More
Interested in doing a cleanse but not sure where to begin? Tom Francescott, a naturopathic doctor who specializes in science-based detoxification and personalized natural health care, explains the deeper reasons behind why people cleanse and why detoxifying is a great tool for letting go and moving forward in your life.   Explore more from Tom Francescott   More
Zen Buddhist monk and combat veteran of the Vietnam War, Claude AnShin Thomas discusses the scars of war and the importance of understanding why healing doesn't mean the absence of suffering. Explore more from Claude AnShin Thomas   More

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Omega Institute Walking for Wellness Across the Nation
Omega: Part of your mission is “To re-establish walking as a healing tradition in Black communities as tribute to the women who walked before us.” You recently caravanned over 500 women from 10 cities to Selma for the 50th Anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery March. How did it feel for women to, quite literally, be walking in the footsteps of grandparents and ancestors? More
Omega Institute Walking Meditation 101
What: Walking meditation involves focusing on the physical sensations of every step you take, sometimes in coordination with the breath. Examples: The Zen Buddhist practice of kinhin; the Native American vision quest; Kundalini Yoga's breathwalk practice; the Hindu, Jain, and Buddhist practice of parikrama; and the Christian practice of walking a labyrinth. More
Ditching Diets & Releasing Stress: An Interview With Jon Gabriel
An Interview With Jon Gabriel
Omega: How did you transition from being a chronic dieter to finding a more holistic approach to weight loss and life? Jon: I came to a place of desperation, where I was 400 pounds. I was exhausted. I was stressed out. And life had just given me a second chance: I was almost on one of the planes that crashed on 9/11. I thought to myself, “Here I am killing myself and the universe just gave me a second chance.” More
Omega Institute Standing Meditation 101
What: Standing meditation encourages you to tune into your body—and the present moment—while standing up or holding a specific standing yoga or tai chi pose. Some teachers may invite you to focus on the physical sensations of standing while tuning into the world around you. Others may encourage you to focus on your breathing and/or an internal visualization. More
Omega Institute Resilience & the Yoga of Recovery: An Interview With Nikki Myers
An Interview With Nikki Myers
After her struggle with addiction, Nikki Myers founded Yoga of 12-Step Recovery (Y12SR), a relapse-prevention program that integrates yoga with the tools of 12-step programs. Myers says that addictive behaviors can disconnect and separate you—from yourself, your loved ones, and your environment. In Sanskrit yoga means "union" and the practice can help restore balance and wholeness, especially for those in recovery. Omega: What does resilience mean to you? More
Omega Institute Trauma Workers Need to Help Themselves, Too
Burnout. Compassion fatigue. Secondary traumatic stress. These are terms used to describe the emotional (and physical) drain experienced by many trauma workers. The symptoms can mimic those of post-traumatic stress: feeling numb, anxious, depressed, cynical, discouraged, or fatigued. Caregivers may also experience sleep issues from working too many hours or seeing too many patients. More
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

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