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Event Listing - Whidbey Institute

  • SHARED DOUBLE CABIN, short walk to bathrooms – $2,750.00
  • SHARED TRIPLE IN HOUSE, shared bath – $2,750.00
  • PRIVATE SINGLE LEGACY CABIN, short walk to bathrooms – $2,750.00
  • SHARED DOUBLE, attached bath – $2,750.00
  • PRIVATE QUEEN, short walk to bathrooms – $2,825.00
  • PRIVATE SINGLE CABIN, short walk to bathrooms – $2,825.00
  • PRIVATE SINGLE CABIN, attached shared bathroom – $2,875.00
  • PRIVATE QUEEN IN HOUSE, shared bathroom – $2,875.00
  • (All prices include $2,300.00 base amount)

Date & Time Details: Program begins at 2 pm on Sunday and ends at 1 pm on Friday

Location: Whidbey Institute

Address: 6449 Old Pietila Road, Clinton, WA 98236

Pricing: $2300-$2500. View registration page for more information.

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Center for Mind Body Awareness Intensive Retreat

With Cynthia Price & Elizabeth Chaison

December 1 - 6, 2019

This 5 day course is delivered within a retreat environment. It’s a small group course (8 to 12 people), with 2 to 3 instructors to provide support for individual learning. 


The Level 1 Professional Training course is intended for therapists/practitioners who wish to expand their practice to include a focus on interoceptive awareness and mindfulness-based practices. While designed for mental health professionals and bodywork therapists who have experience working with mental health issues, this course may also be appropriate for health care practitioners in other disciplines or mindfulness-based teachers who work individually with clients.

  • Dates: Sunday December 1, 2019 – Friday December 6, 2019
  • Program begins at 2 pm on Sunday and ends 1pm on Friday.

Join us for a 5-day intensive MABT Professional Training (Level 1) course on Whidbey Island! Here we will teach practitioners the delivery of evidence-based approach Mindful Awareness in Body-oriented Therapy (MABT).  MABT teaches clients how develop interoceptive awareness (awareness of internal body sensations) and related skills for self-care and emotion regulation.  It is particularly helpful for clients who are disconnected from their bodies due to stress, pain or chronic physical or mental health conditions.

Space is limited to 12 participants. CEU certificates will be provided at the end of training.

Please note: December 1st is the Sunday immediately following Thanksgiving.  If you are flying into Seattle, we suggest you purchase tickets asap to be sure you can find affordable options!  For people flying into Seattle, there is shuttle service to Whidbey Island for $86/RT to Langley/Clinton (be sure to reserve on the website and we’ll arrange pick up and drop off at the shuttle stop).

Instructors: Cynthia Price and Elizabeth Chaison

Cost: includes program, accommodation, and meals ~ and depends on whether you prefer a single or double room.

Single room: $2,500 (6 available)

Double room $2,300 (4 available)

Early bird (prior to April 1st) and student discount (must provide proof) allows for $200 off registration fee.

Please note cancellation policy:
A refund (minus a $50 non-refundable deposit) will be made for cancellations submitted in writing 60 days prior to the trainingNo refunds will be allowed after that date.

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