CBLC Compassion Based Living Course Teacher Training Retreat

7:00pm 21 April 2020 - 12:30pm 26 April 2020

Cost: £580.00

Venue: Purelands Retreat Centre

Once your course place has been confirmed please book your accommodation at Samye Ling by clicking here. 

Please ensure you book your accommodation for both the weekend and the retreat at Purelands and not Samye Ling.

Please contact info@mindfulnessassociation.net for the booking link for this Retreat and the CPD weekend.

A pre-requisite for attending this course is Developing Enquiry Skills for Teaching Compassion - CPD weekend (7:00pm 14 February 2020 - 3:30pm 16 February 2020) for details please click here.

The course tutors will be Heather Regan-Addis and Jan Mayor.

This is an in-depth compassion teacher training taught over one weekend and a five day retreat¬† exploring each of the stages¬†of the CBLC 8 week course. There will be strong focus on participants getting¬†‚Äėhands on‚Äô experience of delivering the course.

  • This course explores the rationales behind the practices and the way¬†they fit together as a whole.
  • Feedback from participants and tutors on this course is given with¬†reference to the domains of the¬†Mindfulness Based Interventions Teaching Assessment Criteria (MBI-TAC).
  • This retreat is suitable for those who teach the MBLC and who have¬†completed our Level 2: Responding with Compassion training. It is also¬†suitable for trained mindfulness teachers of other approaches, such as MBSR and MBCT, who have¬†completed our Level 2: Responding with Compassion training.
  • Successful completion of this retreat provides participants with all they need to begin to deliver the CBLC 8- week course.

The retreat begins at 7pm (evening meal at 6pm) on Tuesday 21 April and ends after lunch on Sunday 26 April 2020.

The cost is £580.00 including manual for the weekend and the retreat which can be paid in five monthly instalments of £116.00. If you cancel the retreat less than eight weeks before the start date your retreat fee will not be refunded. However it may be possible to transfer to a subsequent retreat for an administrative fee of £100.00.

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The Buddhist principle is to be everybody's friend, not to have any enemy.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Meditation means simple acceptance.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
Only the impossible is worth doing.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Whenever we see something which could be done to bring benefit to others, no matter how small, we should do it.
Chamgon Khentin Tai Situ Rinpoche
Freedom is not something you look for outside of yourself. Freedom is within you.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Hasten slowly, you will soon arrive.
Jetsun Milarepa
It doesn’t matter whatever comes, stop judging and it won’t bother you.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
Whatever obstacles arise, if you deal with them through kindness without trying to escape then you have real freedom.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
To tame ourselves is the only way we can change and improve the world.
Choje Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Strive always to be as kind, gentle and caring as possible towards all forms of sentient life.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Every sentient being is equal to the Buddha.
Chamgon Kentin Tai Situ Rinpoche
Wherever and whenever we can, we should develop compassion at once.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche
Reminding ourselves of how others suffer and mentally putting ourselves in their place, will help awaken our compassion.
Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche