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Integrating Asian Healing Traditions into Mental Health Care

Integrating Asian Healing Traditions into Mental Health Care
252 Bloor Street West
Time: Jun 1st, 8:30 am End: Jun 2nd, 5:30 pm
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7th Critical Multicultural Counselling and Psychotherapy Conference

THE CENTRE FOR DIVERSITY IN COUNSELLING AND PSYCHOTHERAPY (CDCP) AT  OISE PRESENTS: The 7th Critical Multicultural Counselling &  Psychotherapy Conference-Integrating Asian Healing Traditions into  Mental Health Care.

This conference explores both the research and experiential side of Eastern healing traditions, including workshops and talks on qi gong, yoga, ayurveda, mindfulness, morita therapy, meditation, and more. 
This conference will serves as a collaborative ground for researchers, practitioners, students and interested members of the community to come to together to share knowledge and practices in the field.

Date: June 1st and 2nd, 2012,

Time: 8:30am-5:30pm

Location: OISE, University of Toronto

Please visit website: http://cdcp.oise.utoronto.ca/conference2012.html

Conference Themes:

  • Traditional Eastern healers and healing practices (e.g. Acupuncture, Qigong, Meditation, Mindfulness, Yoga, Morita Therapy, Ayurveda & more!)
  • Religion, spirituality, and cultural approaches
  • Traditional healing and its contemporary formulation
  • Integrating traditional Eastern healing practices into counselling and psychotherapy
  • Research and recent advances in traditional healing practices


Registration Fee: Regular: $125.00, Student: $75.00
Please register online, visit conference website for more details.

* Light breakfast, refreshments, coffee/tea and lunch are provided for  both days (included in the price)!

Master class workshop: Yoga and Meditation - A Means of Self-Empowerment, Healing and Rejuvenation.

This workshop will be led by a renown and published yoga master and instructor, Devaprasad Swami. This one day workshop on traditional yoga and meditation will be a rich experience for yoga teachers, 
health professionals and those who look to deepen their understanding and experience of yoga and meditation - the ancient art and life style.

Date: May 31st, 2012

Time: 9:30am-4:00pm

Location: OISE, University of Toronto

Registration Fee: $50.00

For more information please visit:
or email us at cdcp.oise@utoronto.ca

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