|An innovative certificate program for health care professionals|
Offered by Rigpa's Spiritual Care Program through Naropa University’s Distance Learning since 2003.
Online session: September 3 – December 22, 2013
Accepting Applications Now | CEUs available
This program may be the most important I have ever taken. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to skillfully bring a deeper dimension of spiritual life to their caregiving.
The course combines 15-weeks of on-line learning with an 8-day residential retreat at Light on the Hill in upstate New York, and addresses crucial training needs most frequently requested by professionals, including:
The Contemplative End-of-Life Care Certificate Program, inspired by Sogyal Rinpoche's The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying, brings together authentic and practical contemplative resources with the knowledge and skills of modern hospice and palliative care.
It offers the unique opportunity to study and practice together in a community of like-minded peers from across the country and abroad.
Who Should Apply
Professionals working in the fields of medicine, human and social services, and students and trained volunteers who are currently engaged in a clinical setting, whether new to contemplative practice or experienced, are encouraged to apply.