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07/24/2015 to 07/26/2015
Lydia Franco-Hodges
Get Out of Your Head and Into the World
Are you tired of awkward first dates? Improv can help you gather your courage and get out there and find real connection. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 8–12
In this playshop, kids rediscover the joy of sports and play for the fun of it while developing useful life skills. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
Jay Cook
For kids ages 5–10
This camp, for kids ages 5–10, is part of Family Week at Omega. Kids spend time in the woods and at Long Pond Lake. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 10–16
Kids ages 10–16 rock out with The Paul Green Rock Academy and create, rehearse, and perform their own mini rock opera during Omega Family Week. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 8–14
Want to be an art ninja? Prepare to embark upon daily artistic missions filled with adventure, innovation, and intrigue! More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
Melissa Bowe
A Role-Playing Adventure for Teens Ages 12–17
In this Family Week kids' camp, fantasy comes alive, complete with costumes, masks, characters, treasures, spells, potions, and quests. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/07/2015 to 08/09/2015
Joel Feldman
A Retreat for Couples
Slow down, let go of agendas and goals, and discover how to bring more pleasure and aliveness to your partnership in this couples retreat with Joel Feldman and Kate Feldman, codirectors of the Conscious Relationships Institute. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015
A Spiritual Path for Couples
In Getting the Love You Want, Harville Hendrix and Helen LaKelly Hunt help couples achieve wholeness and spiritual growth. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015
This workshop—for women only—is designed to help guide us through the uncharted territory of divorce and its aftermath so we can better navigate the next stage of our lives. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/09/2015 to 10/11/2015
Sil Reynolds
Keeping Your Bond Strong Through the Pre-Teen Years (Ages 10–12)
Sil Reynolds and Eliza Reynolds teach mothers and daughters (ages 10-12) new ways of being together in mutual respect and love. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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07/24/2015 to 07/26/2015
Lydia Franco-Hodges
Get Out of Your Head and Into the World
Are you tired of awkward first dates? Improv can help you gather your courage and get out there and find real connection. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 8–12
In this playshop, kids rediscover the joy of sports and play for the fun of it while developing useful life skills. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
Jay Cook
For kids ages 5–10
This camp, for kids ages 5–10, is part of Family Week at Omega. Kids spend time in the woods and at Long Pond Lake. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 10–16
Kids ages 10–16 rock out with The Paul Green Rock Academy and create, rehearse, and perform their own mini rock opera during Omega Family Week. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 8–14
Want to be an art ninja? Prepare to embark upon daily artistic missions filled with adventure, innovation, and intrigue! More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
Melissa Bowe
A Role-Playing Adventure for Teens Ages 12–17
In this Family Week kids' camp, fantasy comes alive, complete with costumes, masks, characters, treasures, spells, potions, and quests. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/07/2015 to 08/09/2015
Joel Feldman
A Retreat for Couples
Slow down, let go of agendas and goals, and discover how to bring more pleasure and aliveness to your partnership in this couples retreat with Joel Feldman and Kate Feldman, codirectors of the Conscious Relationships Institute. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015
A Spiritual Path for Couples
In Getting the Love You Want, Harville Hendrix and Helen LaKelly Hunt help couples achieve wholeness and spiritual growth. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
09/25/2015 to 09/27/2015
This workshop—for women only—is designed to help guide us through the uncharted territory of divorce and its aftermath so we can better navigate the next stage of our lives. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/09/2015 to 10/11/2015
Sil Reynolds
Keeping Your Bond Strong Through the Pre-Teen Years (Ages 10–12)
Sil Reynolds and Eliza Reynolds teach mothers and daughters (ages 10-12) new ways of being together in mutual respect and love. More
Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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Gabor Maté, a renowned physician and expert on mind-body wellness, shares a story with the Yoga Service Council conference about hiding his limp when he visited his mother and how this is a perfect example of why people try to hide their pain from loved ones. Explore more from Gabor Mate More
Renowned physician and expert on mind-body wellness, Gabor Maté, MD, speaks at the Yoga Service Council conference about the long-term effects of stress and tension on a young child's life as well as the role of love, connection, and the authentic expression of self in the development of a healthy immune system. Explore more from Gabor Maté: http://www.eomega.org/workshops/teachers/gabor-mate More
The idea for Arielle Ford's best-selling book "The Soulmate Secret" originated when she decided to apply the tools she used to launch her successful business to finding the love of her life. More
Spiritual life counselor, Iyanla Vanzant shares why every relationship you have is a reflection of the relationship you are having with yourself. Explore more from Iyanla Vanzant: http://eomega.org/workshops/teachers/iyanla-vanzant More
Cocreators of the Sharing the Path retreat, Judith Ansara and Robert Gass demonstrate the powerful impact appreciation can have in your relationship.   Explore more from Judith Ansara and Robert Gass.   More
Yoga teacher, Colleen Saidman discusses the power of your family to transform your life when your children become your teachers because the unconditional love you feel for them motivates you to model your life in a new way. More
Jennifer Cohen Harper, MEd, creator of Little Flower Yoga, shares the five essential elements of a yoga practice in order to help your child become happier, healthier, and more compassionate. Learn more about Jennifer Cohen Harper More
Creator of Little Flower Yoga, Jennifer Cohen Harper, MEd, reveals how to create an environment where kids can thrive while learning the practice of yoga in a safe, engaging, and supportive way. Learn more about Jennifer Cohen Harper: http://www.eomega.org/workshops/teachers/jennifer-cohen-harper More
Daniel Rechtschaffen, MA, the creator of Mindful Children, shares why the practice of mindfulness may help children feel less stressful, find focus, and understand what it means to live their own lives. Learn more about Daniel Rechtschaffen   More
Internationally renowned relationship expert, Harville Hendrix, PhD, reveals why loving someone else is the best thing you can do for yourself. Explore more from Harville Hendrix More

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Omega Institute Practicing The Work at Work by Byron Katie
“My boss just doesn't appreciate me,” is a common complaint heard in many offices across the country. Recent research from Gallup has found that less than one in three Americans receive praise from their work supervisor, and employees who say they have not been recognized at work are more likely to quit in the next year. More
Omega Institute Feel Good Now: How to Boost Your Oxytocin Level By Yourself
How to Boost Your Oxytocin Level
Have you ever perused The Daily Puppy during a stressful day at work? Have you ever felt that if someone just gave you a hug everything would be better?  Your instincts are spot on. These actions, and many others, can activate a hormone called oxytocin, also known as the "feel-good," “love,” and "trust" hormone.  More
Omega Institute The Open Secret by Elizabeth Lesser
Are You Hiding From True Happiness?
Open Secret Learn the alchemytrue human beings know.The moment you acceptwhat troubles you've been given,the door will open.—Rumi     Jelalluddin Rumi wrote poems so alive and clear that even today—eight centuries later—they shimmer with freshness. More
Omega Institute Soul to Soul in Life by Ram Dass
An Interview With Ram Dass, Part 1
Lois: Your book, Polishing the Mirror, reminds us to live from our spiritual heart, which is a regular ongoing practice. What is the most important thing that you are learning as you continue to "polish" your own "mirror"? Ram Dass: I’m learning about love. I’m learning that God is love. That all things—like trees and cars and everything—are made of love. And that I am made of love. That’s radiance. It’s insight. I’m learning how to identify with my soul rather than my ego. So the soul is just love, love, love. More
Omega Institute 6 Takeaways From the Next Conversation
Till the Ground for Healing Elizabeth Lesser opened the 2014 Women & Power Conference and spoke to us about myths and stereotypes about women and men that hurt everybody—women, men, families, and society. Today, men are joining women in a global movement to give birth to a different and more equal world. More
Omega Institute Raising a Digital Native
What the Research Says About Parenting in the Age of Technology
Richie Byrne is the warm-up comedian for The Dr. Oz Show. One of his funniest jokes is when he asks people to turn off their cell phones, “If you don't know how to turn off your phone, don’t worry, we have a 9-year-old standing by to help you.” Today's children have grown up surrounded by technology and they seem to understand how to work any device. They're called digital natives. More
Omega Institute Take the Compliment Challenge
Research says it's good for you.
Abraham Lincoln said, “Everybody likes a compliment.” But when is the last time you offered a compliment to someone? We often express gratitude or thanks for a job well done, but when do we compliment people for who they really are? During the holiday season (or really at any time of year), compliments can be a great way to combat the stress or overwhelm you might experience.  What's the research say about compliments? It turns out, not surprisingly, that compliments are quite beneficial. More
Omega Institute How to Recognize & Deal With Emotional Triggers
The news. Family. Work. Stress. Life. Many things can trigger a response that knocks you out of being centered and calm and sends you tumbling into an unpleasant emotion like anger, jealousy, or even sadness. It doesn't matter how often you meditate or how long you can hold a headstand, we are all triggered by something, sometime. It's a part of life. The question is, are you able to recognize when you feel triggered and then access tools for working with these emotions? More

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