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Rhinebeck, New York

Core Staff: Core Staff live off campus and support Omega in a variety of managerial and administrative positions. These are year-round, salaried jobs with a full benefits package, including health and dental insurance.

Temporary and Hourly Staff: Temporary and hourly staff live off campus and support Omega in a variety of administrative tasks for an hourly wage. These positions do not include benefits.

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10/06/2017 to 10/08/2017
9 Healing Factors to Change Your Life

Housing is limited; please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

On-campus cabin and dorm accommodations are sold out for this workshop. Camping is available, as are nearby lodgings (see Commuter fees section below). Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

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Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/06/2017 to 10/08/2017
Liberation Through the Ecstasy of Chant

This workshop has been cancelled.

On-campus cabin and dorm accommodations are sold out for this workshop. Camping is available, as are nearby lodgings (see Commuter fees section below). Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

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Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
Serving Vulnerable Populations With Yoga & Contemplative Practice

Are you interested in bringing mindfulness or yoga to vulnerable populations? Are you already serving these populations, and wanting to increase your impact? This immersive training helps you develop the teaching skills and organizational...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
A 5-Day Professional Training Retreat

Acceptance and mindfulness-based practices are rapidly making their way into mental health care, medicine, and society. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is a newer evidence-based approach that offers empowering solutions to the problem of...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
Healing Family & Ancestors

This workshop has been cancelled.

Find the keys to set yourself, your family, and future generations free, and transform clamorous ancestors into benign allies and powerful guides.

When parents, grandparents, or ancestors die in difficult circumstances or become lost to...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
For Beginners & Experienced Practitioners

A calm mind is essential to living life with more openness and clarity. With clarity comes insight, which frees us from our reactive patterns.

Insight Meditation, also known as Vipassana Meditation, teaches us in gentle, consistent ways to...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017

Required Prerequisite: Attendance at a previous 2-day Radical Remission workshop or taking the Radical Remission online course.

Interested in teaching others to lay the groundwork for Radical Remission from serious or terminal cancer diagnosis?

For years Kelly Turner, a researcher and psychotherapist who specializes in integrative oncology, shared her discoveries...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
Being With Animals

“A close relationship is something that most people crave—and to share it with another being that doesn’t speak your language leaves you speechless.” —...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/13/2017 to 10/15/2017

Housing is limited; please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

On-campus cabin and dorm accommodations are sold out for this workshop. Camping is available, as are nearby lodgings (see Commuter fees section below). Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

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Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/13/2017 to 10/15/2017
Sharing a Life of Passion & Purpose

Housing is limited; please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

On-campus cabin and dorm accommodations are sold out for this workshop. Camping is available, as are nearby lodgings (see Commuter fees section below). Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

A...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/06/2017 to 10/08/2017
9 Healing Factors to Change Your Life

Housing is limited; please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

On-campus cabin and dorm accommodations are sold out for this workshop. Camping is available, as are nearby lodgings (see Commuter fees section below). Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/06/2017 to 10/08/2017
Liberation Through the Ecstasy of Chant

This workshop has been cancelled.

On-campus cabin and dorm accommodations are sold out for this workshop. Camping is available, as are nearby lodgings (see Commuter fees section below). Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
Serving Vulnerable Populations With Yoga & Contemplative Practice

Are you interested in bringing mindfulness or yoga to vulnerable populations? Are you already serving these populations, and wanting to increase your impact? This immersive training helps you develop the teaching skills and organizational...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
A 5-Day Professional Training Retreat

Acceptance and mindfulness-based practices are rapidly making their way into mental health care, medicine, and society. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is a newer evidence-based approach that offers empowering solutions to the problem of...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
Healing Family & Ancestors

This workshop has been cancelled.

Find the keys to set yourself, your family, and future generations free, and transform clamorous ancestors into benign allies and powerful guides.

When parents, grandparents, or ancestors die in difficult circumstances or become lost to...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
For Beginners & Experienced Practitioners

A calm mind is essential to living life with more openness and clarity. With clarity comes insight, which frees us from our reactive patterns.

Insight Meditation, also known as Vipassana Meditation, teaches us in gentle, consistent ways to...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017

Required Prerequisite: Attendance at a previous 2-day Radical Remission workshop or taking the Radical Remission online course.

Interested in teaching others to lay the groundwork for Radical Remission from serious or terminal cancer diagnosis?

For years Kelly Turner, a researcher and psychotherapist who specializes in integrative oncology, shared her discoveries...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/08/2017 to 10/13/2017
Being With Animals

“A close relationship is something that most people crave—and to share it with another being that doesn’t speak your language leaves you speechless.” —...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/13/2017 to 10/15/2017

Housing is limited; please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

On-campus cabin and dorm accommodations are sold out for this workshop. Camping is available, as are nearby lodgings (see Commuter fees section below). Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
10/13/2017 to 10/15/2017
Sharing a Life of Passion & Purpose

Housing is limited; please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

On-campus cabin and dorm accommodations are sold out for this workshop. Camping is available, as are nearby lodgings (see Commuter fees section below). Please call Omega at 877.944.2002 to register for this workshop.

A...

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
Sarah Peter is an artist, philanthropist and cofounder of the Omega Women’s Leadership Center. She describes here the internal work of achieving peace. More
angel Kyodo williams, the author, activist, and master trainer, describes the internal path to compassion and interdependence. More
Betty Williams, co-recipient of the 1976 Nobel Peace Prize for her work in Ireland and the head of the Global Children's Foundation tells a story about humor and her work with the Dalai Lama. More
Meditation teacher, Sharon Salzberg, explains how lovingkindness creates happiness and inspires change. "It doesn't have to be a dog-eat-dog world. If we look at a time that we've received someone's kindness, or we were kind in return, that's when we're actually happy," Sharon says. "And that happiness becomes the fuel for effective action in the world." More
Elizabeth Lesser, cofounder of Omega Institute and the Omega Women's Leadership Center, demonstrates a simple but powerful meditation to remind you to do no harm and take nothing from people who are meaning ill to you. "Both can happen at the same time. We can be peaceful warriors," says Elizabeth.  More
American spiritual teacher Adyashanti defines two types of awareness—focused awareness and the field of awareness—and says we all have experienced both.  More
When we label something, does it change the thing itself, or just how we perceive it? Pema Chödrön, one of the most prominent Buddhist teachers in the West today, gives an example of how our minds alter our experiences. More
angel Kyodo williams, author, activist, and master trainer, offers an exercise to remind us and root us in what matters most. More
Sister Joan Chittister, the iconic spiritual feminist and activist, asks us to consider spirituality as a call to action in our culture. More
Tara Brach, meditation teacher and author of Radical Acceptance and True Refuge, describes the process of moving through pain and fear into unconditional love and acceptance. More
Open book with silhouette figures
The pathway was simple. We came here through our parents. As children of our parents, we are connected to something vast that extends backward in time, literally to the beginning of humanity itself. Through our parents, we are plugged into the very current of life, though we are not the source of that current. The spark has merely been forwarded to us—transmitted biologically, along with our family history. It’s also possible to experience how it lives inside us. More
Person petting a white dog
Lessons From an Animal Communication Expert
I’ve been professionally communicating intuitively with animals for more than 17 years, and casually communicating with them for my entire life. Working with thousands of animals and their humans has created a unique opportunity for me: I’ve learned “straight from the horse’s mouth” what animals truly desire in order have the best relationships they can with their people. More
Rainbow in palm of hand
Everyone has lines on their hands that furnish information about their life’s journey. Each line plays a different role and contributes different kinds of information, like how well the mind works, the person’s capacity for affection and feelings of security, the vitality and strength of the body, and more. More
woman's legs jumping
5 Steps to Start Living Pain-Free
My journey into chronic pain lasted over 15 years. Initially, I had no idea what was happening. A successful spine surgeon, I thought I was bulletproof. But, after years of practice, I began to sweat during surgery, and by 1990, I was experiencing panic attacks and a number of other symptoms, including migraines, rashes, neck pain, tinnitus, obsessive compulsive disorder, and more. More
Woman walking on an arrow painted on the road.
Follow the Signs
I’ve been thinking about how following signs and omens is so central to my life. Since we’re all part of a living, breathing, conscious universe, why wouldn’t it speak to us and give us direction? Why wouldn’t it send us messages and answers, if only we opened the way? So to me, operating without the help of signs would be like refusing to turn on the lights in a darkened room. Why stumble around tripping over furniture when the universe has the bulb? More
Astrological Signs
Here's the month-by-month breakdown with Eric Francis. Aries (March 20-April 19) More
Woman looking down
An Interview With Lori S. Katz
Omega: Can you define military sexual trauma and discuss its prevalence? More
B.K.S. Iyengar headshot
An Interview With Joan White
Omega: B.K.S. Iyengar is one of the most influential yogis in the West to date. You’ve studied with B.K.S. Iyengar and practiced his style of yoga for more than 45 years. What is it like to have worked in the same practice for so long? Joan: I found that the depth of Iyengar Yoga was something I could commit to. When I started to study it, I began to understand what a huge subject yoga really is. Here was a man who had tremendous depth and experience, yet he was always learning new things and exploring. More
man in yoga pose with Army tee shirt
An Interview With Kathryn Thomas
Omega: How did you come to find yoga and yoga service? Kathryn: I was a naval helicopter pilot and I fell while I was on deployment. Going through the medical separation process [leaving the military for medical reasons] was pretty tumultuous. My physical therapist recommended I incorporate yoga into my physical therapy because I lost all the feeling in my leg due to the injury and subsequent surgeries. More
Woman's eyes
How to Stop Overthinking & Start Listening to Your Body
Indian Springs is a natural hot springs resort in Calistoga, California. It is one of those places people go to unplug, relax, and enjoy the healing mineral waters. I was enjoying a long, hot soak in the outdoor pool when a loud voice rippled through the silence, “Honey, you will love this. It’s just like lemonade.” My body responded with a tug in the back of my throat. I immediately got thirsty and opened my eyes. More