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Calendar 2019

Upcoming events:

March, 2019

GIM Level I, March 14-18, 2019

What:
This intensive residential workshop provides the foundational base for the Bonny Method of Guided Imagery and Music. Content includes: historical, philosophical and theoretical perspectives, guiding skills, the introduction of six Level I music programs, the role of music as co-therapist, the power of imagery, using mandalas as a creative processing technique, and the use of GIM for individual and group work. Completion of Level I and application are required for acceptance to Level II.

For more information, download the PDF flyer.

Cost: $595 class fee plus $300 room and board, for a total of $895.

When: March 14-18, 2019, Thursday - Monday.

Where: Floyd, VA

How to Register:
Contact Barb Davis at barb@turningpointcommunity.com or (804) 339-2404.

Once you have registered you can pay online using Paypal, below. You can either pay for the training and room and board all at one time, or use the form to pay in installments.

Questions? Contact Barb Davis at barb@turningpointcommunity.com or (804) 339-2404.

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Reiki I, March 23, 2019

What:
This workshop provides the basis for practicing Reiki, a powerful yet gentle method of healing touch that utilizes universal energy to bring profound peace and healing to the body, mind, spirit and soul. The Reiki practitioner acts as a facilitator or channel for this divinely guided universal energy.

Cost: $150

When: Saturday, March 23, 2019

Where: Richmond, VA

How to Register:
Contact Barb Davis at barb@turningpointcommunity.com or (804) 339-2404.

Once you have registered you can pay online using Paypal, below. You can either pay all at one time, or use the form to pay in installments.

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May, 2019

GIM III Music & the Psyche and GIM III Supervision, May 2 - 6, 2019

What:
Music & the Psyche: This seminar gives an in-depth exploration of the unique function of music as the center point of the Bonny Method and GIM process. Emphasis is placed upon the importance of the GIM guide’s knowledge and understanding of the GIM music programs. Content includes: fundamental elements of music; conscious listening; musical vocabulary, styles and periods; structure and analysis of musical compositions in GIM programs; how music functions as therapist and transformer; and the relationship between the GIM guide and music.

Supervision: This seminar focuses on strengthening proficiency in all aspects of the individual GIM session. Close supervision is offered through observation and feedback sessions. Content includes: skill development in pre-session interview; matching intention with music choice; advanced guiding interventions, physical interventions; and post-session processing.

Cost: $600 class fee plus $400 room and board, for a total of $1,000.

When: May 2-6, 2019, Thursday - Monday.

Where: Reedville, VA

How to Register:
Contact Barb Davis at barb@turningpointcommunity.com or (804) 339-2404.

Once you have registered you can pay online using Paypal, below. You can either pay for the training and room and board all at one time, or use the form to pay in installments.

Questions? Contact Barb Davis at barb@turningpointcommunity.com or (804) 339-2404.

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July, 2019

GIM Level II, July 28 - Aug. 4, 2019

What:
This is a seven-day intensive residential training with an emphasis on how to guide within the non-ordinary state and develop proficiency in the skillful use of music. Content includes: the art and skill of guiding interventions; setting the intention for the session; assessing client’s readiness; levels of imagery experience; working with expanded mind states; advanced music programs; and creative processing techniques, including mandalas. Completion of Level II and application are required for acceptance to Level III..

Cost: $995 class fee plus $400 room and board, for a total of $1,375.

When: July 28 - Aug. 4, 2019, Sunday - Sunday.

Where: Near Richmond, VA

How to Register:
Contact Barb Davis at barb@turningpointcommunity.com or (804) 339-2404.

Once you have registered you can pay online using Paypal, below. You can either pay for the training and room and board all at one time, or use the form to pay in installments.

Questions? Contact Barb Davis at barb@turningpointcommunity.com or (804) 339-2404.

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October, 2019

GIM III Transpersonal, Oct. 17-21, 2019

What:
Spiritual & Transpersonal: Five-day module explores expanded states of awareness and the unique potential and place of music from this perspective. Transpersonal themes are explored as they emerge through GIM. Content includes: transpersonal theories of Jung, Wilber, Grof and others; transpersonal and spiritual dimensions of being; music in the expanded state; the mystical and the sacred; healing and GIM; and rituals and rites of passage.

Cost: $600 class fee plus $400 room and board, for a total of $1,000.

When: Oct. 17-21, Thursday - Monday.

Where: Lexington, VA

How to Register:
Contact Barb Davis at barb@turningpointcommunity.com or (804) 339-2404.

Once you have registered you can pay online using Paypal, below. You can either pay for the training and room and board all at one time, or use the form to pay in installments.

Questions? Contact Barb Davis at barb@turningpointcommunity.com or (804) 339-2404.

Payment Options