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07/10/2015 to 07/12/2015

Are you ready to meet and spend the rest of your life with your soulmate? Discover the secret to finding your soulmate with best-selling author Arielle Ford.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/17/2015 to 07/19/2015
Healing Relationships With Departed Loved Ones

We are drawn to connect with loved ones after they die for many reasons—in response to grief, to find closure or healing, for spiritual guidance, or simple curiosity.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/24/2015 to 07/26/2015
Lydia Franco-Hodges
Get Out of Your Head and Into the World

Are you tired of dancing with your cat on Saturday nights? Of awkward first dates? Of hiding in a pint of lonely with swirls of fear and doubt sprinkled on top?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 10–16

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
Jay Cook
For kids ages 5–10

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 8–14

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 8–12

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
Melissa Bowe
A Role-Playing Adventure for Teens Ages 12–17

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

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

For teens ages 12–17.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/07/2015 to 08/09/2015
Joel Feldman
A Retreat for Couples

Love is a basic human need, and every interaction can help support or hinder intimacy. The key to increasing love and passion in your relationship is your ability, as a couple, to bring mindful awareness to all interactions.

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

Divorce can make us feel like our whole world has been turned upside down. No matter how we arrived there, the experience of divorce represents a marked departure from what had been a clearly defined path.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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07/10/2015 to 07/12/2015

Are you ready to meet and spend the rest of your life with your soulmate? Discover the secret to finding your soulmate with best-selling author Arielle Ford.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/17/2015 to 07/19/2015
Healing Relationships With Departed Loved Ones

We are drawn to connect with loved ones after they die for many reasons—in response to grief, to find closure or healing, for spiritual guidance, or simple curiosity.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/24/2015 to 07/26/2015
Lydia Franco-Hodges
Get Out of Your Head and Into the World

Are you tired of dancing with your cat on Saturday nights? Of awkward first dates? Of hiding in a pint of lonely with swirls of fear and doubt sprinkled on top?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 10–16

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
Jay Cook
For kids ages 5–10

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 8–14

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
For kids ages 8–12

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/02/2015 to 08/07/2015
Melissa Bowe
A Role-Playing Adventure for Teens Ages 12–17

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

This workshop is part of Family Week. Learn more.

For teens ages 12–17.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/07/2015 to 08/09/2015
Joel Feldman
A Retreat for Couples

Love is a basic human need, and every interaction can help support or hinder intimacy. The key to increasing love and passion in your relationship is your ability, as a couple, to bring mindful awareness to all interactions.

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

Divorce can make us feel like our whole world has been turned upside down. No matter how we arrived there, the experience of divorce represents a marked departure from what had been a clearly defined path.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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06/30/2015 to 12/31/2015

Conflict is a part of modern life—at home, at work, and in the world. In this 1-hour Unscripted Teacher Talk, you'll hear various perspectives to help you understand why disagreement is inevitable and how we might successfully move beyond it. 

06/30/2015 to 12/31/2015
Shauna Ries

Conflict is a part of modern life—at home, at work, and in the world. In this 1-hour Unscripted Teacher Talk, you'll hear various perspectives to help you understand why disagreement is inevitable and how we might successfully move beyond it. 

06/30/2015 to 12/31/2015

Conflict is a part of modern life—at home, at work, and in the world. In this 1-hour Unscripted Teacher Talk, you'll hear various perspectives to help you understand why disagreement is inevitable and how we might successfully move beyond it. 

Elizabeth Lesser, author and cofounder of the Omega Institute and the Omega Women’s Leadership Center, talks about her inspiration and hopes for the 2014 Women & Power Conference Women/Men: The Next Conversation.This pivotal conference promises to offer groundbreaking contemplation and dialogue from experts on a wide-range of topics, including politics, sports, spirituality, economics, art, media, and psychology. Elizabeth is a keynote speaker at the event.    Explore more about Women/Men: The Next ConversationLearn more about the OWLC  More
Elizabeth Lesser Introduces Women & Power 2014
Elizabeth Lesser, author and cofounder of the Omega Institute and the Omega Women’s Leadership Center, talks about her inspiration and hopes for the 2014 Women & Power Conference Women/Men: The Next Conversation.This pivotal conference promises to offer groundbreaking contemplation and dialogue from experts on a wide-range of topics, including politics, sports, spirituality, economics, art, media, and psychology. Elizabeth is a keynote speaker at the event.    More
Is building romance, passion, and love a choice? Dr. John Gottman, cofounder of the Gottman Institute and cocreator of the acclaimed Gottman Method Couples Therapy, says yes—and we all can learn how to make the best choice.   Learn more about John Gottman.   More
When it comes to conflict, it’s not a matter of if, but when? Shauna Ries, LCSW, MFT, MDR, the cofounder of Mediators Without Borders, describes the process of mediating or addressing conflict.   Explore more about Shauna Ries   More
John Gottman, PhD, cofounder of the Gottman Institute and cocreator of the acclaimed Gottman Method Couples Therapy, explains the importance of trust in a relationship—and how to achieve it.   Learn more about John Gottman   More
Byron Katie, best-selling author and founder of The Work, reveals the stress-producing ways in which we get “in everyone else's business,” while leaving our own business unattended.     More
Byron Katie, best-selling author and founder of The Work, reveals the stress-producing ways in which we get “in everyone else's business,” while leaving our own business unattended.   Explore more from Byron Katie.     More
Nurse practitioner and therapist, Sil Reynolds, along with her daughter, Eliza Reynolds, has worked with mothers and daughters of all ages, helping them to create balanced and meaningful lives. In this video, they discuss their new book about mothering and daughtering. Learn more about Sil Reynolds and Eliza Reynolds.     More
Rodney Yee and his wife, Colleen Saidman reveal why the difficulties in your closest relationships is rooted in the things you don't understand about yourself and why your partner holds the key to expanding your perception of yourself.   Explore more from Rodney Yee and Colleen Saidman   More
Rodney Yee and Colleen Saidman reveal why the difficulties in your closest relationships is rooted in the things you don't understand about yourself and why your partner holds the key to expanding your perception of yourself. More

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Omega Institute Sharing Memories of Place: Creating a New Family Tradition
Creating a New Family Tradition
Land has memory. Just walking along a road you can often see the remaining marks of past land use. Here in the Northeast you can see the patterns of agriculture in stone walls, once boundaries of fields and property, now running through woodlands—an impression of past economy and past society. Recalling with a critical and cataloging eye the landscapes of our youth, as well as the current landscapes we live in, can be a useful tool to assess the natural world and to help ground us in it. More
Omega Institute You Are the Key to Your Relationships: An Interview With Kate Feldman & Joel Feldman
An Interview With Kate Feldman & Joel Feldman
Omega: What do you consider a healthy relationship? Kate and Joel: A healthy relationship includes: mutual respect and care; willingness to listen and learn from one another; ability to empathize and put oneself in the others’ shoes; willingness to be self-introspective and look at one’s own faults; willingness to go within and soften whatever personal barriers one has toward intimacy; loving/being loved; the ability to work through conflict, apologize, make amends, and say “I’m sorry;” humor; and compromise. More
Omega Institute Tools for Parenting Tweens & Teens: An Interview With Barry Michels and Phil Stutz
An Interview With Barry Michels and Phil Stutz
Omega: Can the Tools help you get your tween or teen to do something, like clean up their room or do their homework? More
Working Your Edge: An Interview With Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 2
An Interview With Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 2
Omega: You have a very disciplined approach to your writing, but your meditation practice has ebbed and flowed. What is the growing edge in your spiritual practice?  Elizabeth: I keep trying. I really do. I kind of feel like the smoker who has quit 90 times, but I have optimism that one of these days I'm going to get it. More
The Courage to Choose: An Interview With Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 3
An Interview With Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 3
Omega: Women in the 21st century are forging new paths while being held to impossible “women's magazine” standards—“perfection” and “balance” are words you encourage women not to use. The Signature of All Things tells the 19th century life story of a rare, intrepid woman scientist. Do you consider yourself political in your writing? More
Omega Institute How to Embrace Presence in Body & Mind: An Interview With Tara Brach, Part 2
An Interview With Tara Brach, Part 2
Omega: We seem to have an uneasy relationship with the body in Western culture. We are especially averse to pain, discomfort, and aging. How can we learn to be more at home in the body no matter our physical condition? More
Omega Institute What Are Liberating Structures? Creating a Culture of Innovation
Creating a Culture of Innovation
Earlier this year a poll showed 17 percent of employees would prefer watching paint dry to attending another meeting. Eight percent would prefer to get a root canal. Nearly half of respondents said they’d like to do anything other than sitting in your standard business check-in. More
Omega Institute The Power of Unplugging
Why You May Want to Try a "Digital Detox"
If you are interested in being more productive at work, having better relationships, sleeping soundly, and having a slimmer waistline, it might be time to unplug. Research now confirms what many of us suspected—the convenience of our mobile devices comes with an energy-draining price. The good news is we can reclaim our energy by unplugging, whether it be for a few hours before bed, the whole weekend, or longer. More

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