A very warm welcome to Evolving Heart

 

Evolving Heart invites you to journey and reconnect with your unique spiritual self

Discover what it means to be a spiritual being having a human experience

Expand your consciousness

 

 

Evolving Heart offers spiritually based courses for personal and professional development

 

Personal

Our personal development courses and retreats, residential and non-residential are held in a caring and supportive environment.

We offer a safe space for you to explore and reconnect with your core self. Realise your soul’s purpose. Expand your whole self.
Transform as much and as deeply as you wish. Regain equilibrium in your life. Continue your soul’s journey with more clarity and intention.

Share and discover with other like minded people. Receive support and give support to others.

Opportunities to learn about other traditions. Develop a deep reflective spiritual practice. Gain some useful communication skills.

Belong to a community of people who like you are on their Spiritual Path.

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Professional

Our professional development is for people who already work in this field and wish to complement their profession.

Our Spiritual Counselling training is for people who wish to work professionally.

Learn to work with the whole person, spiritually psychologically and emotionally.

Training is underpinned by the person centred approach being fully present with the client.

Learn to engage with different traditions, cultures and beliefs, diversity and differences.

Develop good practices of professionalism and compassion and mindfulness.

Gain a deeper understanding of Spiritual experiences to be able to walking alongside a client.

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Courses and Retreats

We run different types of courses: short and longer term training and retreats.

Certificate and accreditation are awarded on our courses

 

July 2014- August 2014 Your Spirituality Your Way 

July 2014 – April 2015 Foundation Year: Spiritual Practice & Counselling Skills – Spiritual Companions Level Two

Sept 2014- Nov 2014 Your Spirituality Your Way 

Sept 2014 – Oct 2014 Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation

Oct 2014 – July 2015 Specialist Spiritual Counselling for Qualified Counsellors and Psychotherapists

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Your Spirituality Your Way

This course is for people who are new to Spirituality and interested in exploring what Spirituality means to them. It is also for people who want to develop a spiritual practice.

You need not do this spiritual exploratory work alone.  A safe space has been created for you where you can rediscover and connect with your inner core self in the company of others who are also seeking a similar path.

In this 10-week course, you will be supported in a caring environment where you will be gently encouraged to share, learn and discover your spirituality, along with other like-minded people, in the knowledge that they are also discovering their own path. You will receive support from the group and also support others in return, as you witness each other growing and evolving in your spiritual journey.

You will be invited to explore your unique meaning of spirituality

You will be given space to make sense of your feelings and insight

You will learn about other traditions and faith

You will visit sacred places

You will learn to be still and listen to your inner wisdom

Credit of 30 hours will be awarded to those wishing to join the Spiritual Companions Level One training. For more information, please contact us.

Course Dates

 

Your Spirituality Your Way

Dates: September 24th – November 26th 2014

Time: 7pm -10.00pm

Venue: Lelung Dharma Centre, 96 Field End Road, Eastcote, HA5 1RL – or Venue: 84 Tudor Way, Hillingdon, UB10 9AB

Cost:  £240.00 for the 10 week course

Depending on the number of participants this short course can take place either in the daytime or in the evening. Please contact us to discuss your preference. Reduced fees may be considered do get in touch.

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Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation 

This Introduction Meditation course is for beginners. It is for people who are new to meditation and want to have a taste of it and may wish to develop a meditation practice at the end of the course.

On completion of the six week course, information and guidance will be available to help you on your next step, be it through our courses or somewhere else.

For more information, please contact us.

Dates: Sept 11st – Oct 16th 2014

Time: 7.30pm – 9.00pm
Venue: 84 Tudor Way, Hillingdon, UB10 9AB

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FOUNDATION YEAR: SPIRITUAL PRACTICE and COUNSELLING SKILLS

(Spiritual Companions Level 2) This course provides a pathway to becoming a member of the Spiritual Companions Network and the Professional Certificate in Spiritual Studies and Companionship.

The course can be taken separately.

This course is a pre-requisite to our Spiritual Counselling Training.

This experiential course with minimal structure is for people who wish to develop a deeper and more grounded daily spiritual practice. A safe and supportive space will be created for you to explore and understand the emerging levels of consciousness within you. You will be encouraged to become more transparent and authentic to share your learning and insights with the group. Develop discernment and maturity and explore the dynamics of and understand how you restrict and limit yourself in your spiritual journey and your daily life. You will, through exercises and triads, develop deep listening skills. Over the year you will:

  • Develop a meditation practise
  • Learn about other traditions
  • Share different spiritual practices
  • Develop compassion and mindfulness
  • Exercise wisdom and connect with your soul’s purpose
  • Learn to speak your truth from a grounded place
  • How you engage and disengage with yourself and others
  • Practise deep listening skills
  • Develop some presentation skills
  • Complete some written assignments

 

The members of the group will also influence the course and topics and learning may be adjusted to meet the needs of the group.

On completion of the year-long course, you will have developed a daily spiritual practice with grounded deep listening skills. The advanced listening skills will enhance your communication with others. It will augment your work skills. You will be able to work as a volunteer in an appropriate agency utilising these skills and create a more loving relationship with your loved ones and others around you.

Those that wish to join the Spiritual Companions Network will have to complete a separate piece of reflective review on each of the SC Guidelines.

Students who fulfil the requirements of the Foundation training can enrol on our 2015 Spiritual Counselling Course.

Dates

2014: July 28th-31st, August 9th-10th, September 6th-7th, October 4th-5th, & November 1st -2nd

2015: January 30th–February 1st, February 28th-March 1st,, March 28th -29th, & April 24th -26th

 

Residential and non-residential day programmes

Residential:

2014: July 28th-31st

2015: January 30th–February 1st, & April 24th -26th

Non-residential:

2014: August 9th-10th, September 6th-7th, October 4th-5th, & November 1st -2nd.

2015: February 28th-March 1st,, & March 28th -29th,

 

Venue – Residential : Carmelite Priory, Chilswell, Boars Hill, Oxford, OX1 5HB   

Venue – Non Residential : North Hillingdon

 

Cost: Whole course £2,100.00.  Full board and shared accommodation are included for the residential weekends. Refreshments are available on all weekends. Lunch is not provided on the non-residential weekends. Please get in touch for payment options and single room supplement.

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SPECIALIST SPIRITUAL COUNSELLING for QUALIFIED COUNSELLORS and PSYCHOTHERAPISTS

 

This specialist spiritual training is for qualified counsellors, psychotherapists and psychologists who would like to broaden their skills to be able to work with clients who present with spiritual issues.

In this experiential training you will gain more knowledge and understanding of the different spiritual experiences people may go through. We will have some visiting tutors who have expertise in this field, for some weekends.  The increased skills will enable you to walk alongside your client on their spiritual quest compassionately and mindfully without anxiety or fear. You will also develop some stilling and spiritual practice skills.

On completion of this year course you will be more confident and assured in working with clients who present with spiritual matters.

Dates

2014: October 27th -29th, November 22nd -23rd,  & December 6

2015: January 17th -18th, March 6th -8th, May 8th -10th, July 3rd -5th, & August 1st-2nd

 

Time: Residential and non-residential day programmes

Residential:

2014: October 27th -29th

2015: March 6th-8th, & July 3rd-5th

Non-residential:

2014: November 22nd-23rd, & December 6th

2015: January 17th-18th, May 9th-10th,  & August 1st -2nd

 

Venue – Residential : Carmelite Priory, Chilswell, Boars Hill, Oxford, OX1 5HB   

Venue – Non Residential : North Hillingdon

Cost: Whole course £2,300.00. Full board and shared accommodation are included for the residential weekends. Refreshments are available on all weekends. Lunch is not provided on the non-residential weekends. Please get in touch for payment options and single room supplement.

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