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SERIES (Level 1, 2 & 3) - 100 Hour Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Training...

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Tibet House US

22 West 15th Street

New York, NY 10011

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100 Hour Mindfulness Meditation Teacher Training Program with David Nichtern
(featuring guest speakers and special events)
All classes held at Tibet House, 22 West 15 Street (near Union Square).

September 13th - 15th, 2019
Level 1: Intro to Mindfulness and the Path of Meditation
Friday 7- 9 pm Saturday, Sunday 10-6pm
**Guest speaker Professor Robert Thurman on Friday evening and Saturday morning session.
Level 1 can also be taken as a stand alone introductory weekend (see below)
however to attend Level 2 & 3, you must attend Level 1 - The levels must be taken sequentially.

October 18th-20th, 2019
Level 2: Guiding Groups
Friday, 7-9 pm Saturday, Sunday 10-6pm
**Guest speaker TBA for Friday class

November 9th-10th, 2019
Level 3: Providing Personal Instruction
Saturday, Sunday 10-6pm

**Wednesday, November 6, 7–9 PM
Introducing David’s new book - "Creativity, Spirituality & Making a Buck"
Workshop, Book signing & Guest Speaker (TBA)


This training will help you gain a more complete understanding of meditation and an overview of the stages of the Buddhist path. It will help you strengthen your own practice, and also develop your ability to present mindfulness meditation in a clear and genuinely helpful way to others in both a group and 1-1 setting.

The program is aimed at those who wish to become more skillful in presenting mindfulness – such as yoga teachers, health care professionals, social workers, psychologists, educators, and fitness trainers. It is also open to those who simply wish to deepen their own practice and study.

There will be group practice, teaching exercises, additional individual practice and study requirements. Students will be required to practice mindfulness meditation for a minimum requirement of 20 minutes per day, at least 5 days a week for the duration of the program.

Additional details will be presented for smaller group practice and mock teaching sessions once the program is underway.

*** Certificate of Completion will be given to students who complete all requirements, make a satisfactory teaching presentation, and pass a written
final exam on the material covered. ***


REGISTRATION

Whole series (includes all Friday evenings and weekend workshops)
Early Bird Special: by July 15: $1150
After July 15:$1400
Tibet House US members will receive 10% discount

To Register for Level 1 only: $350 (can be applied to full course)
Friday Evenings only (each): $25


Note:
Friday evening program hours: 7 - 9pm
Weekend program hours: 10am - 6pm

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David Nichtern is a senior Buddhist teacher who has been practicing and teaching meditation for over 40 years. He was one of the initial American students of renowned meditation master Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche and studied closely with him soon after his arrival in the United States in 1970.

He is also a business consultant with companies creating a variety of offerings integrating meditation in a larger health and well-being context – including Goldman Sachs, Journey Meditation, True Nature Meditation (Tokyo), Balanced Athlete, The Center for Health & Healing, and Om Births, among others.

He has been featured in the New York Times, The Huffington Post, Buddhist Geeks podcast, Duncan Trussell Family Hour Podcast and many others.

David is the author of the critically acclaimed Awakening From the Daydream: Reimagining The Buddha's Wheel of Life and the forthcoming Creativity, Spirituality & Making a Buck

He also mentors individual students both in person and online, and leads meditation teacher training programs around the world.

David is also a multiple Grammy-nominated and Emmy award-winning musician. He has recorded and played with Stevie Wonder, Christopher Guest, Jerry Garcia, Lana Del Rey, Maria Muldaur, Paul Simon and many others. Among his many credits in records, film and TV, David wrote the classic song “Midnight at the Oasis” and has produced multiple records for and periodically tours with Grammy nominated kirtan artist Krishna Das.

For more info check out www.davidnichtern.com and facebook.com/davidnichtern

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