Refusing to settle for, or accepting things as they are,
is also the mother of motivation and increased empowerment!
Workshops/Seminars are available anywhere.
Write or call for further information or inquiries about a
seminar or workshop in your area for your group, organization
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what you've always done;
you always get
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The Abbey's Healing Activities - Topics and Dates below

    Dawn Cove Abbey's Healing Circle, is conducted in Seminar, Workshop and Retreat formats,
    providing venues for seeking, and promoting healing - or offering healing intentions.  They are
    structured so that participants will be actively engaged.
    All of the above:
    * bring self-renewal, connectedness, empowerment, and healing.
    * They involve all three levels of our being: Mental, Spiritual and Emotional

                   ~ Better Lives - Better Relationships - Better Families ~
                             Help Refresh or Regain Joy In Your Journey - and Life
           Seminars and Workshops can be conducted at my venue, or at locations near you
           - perhaps you could host one.

Seminars, Presentations and Workshops are usually
   Half to Full Day unless otherwise noted.
           Retreats are 1-3 days (with breaks)

               2021 Tentative Offerings Line-up
Specializing in helping Adult Children of Alcoholic/Dysfunctional Families
    Exploring Relaxation Below Your Mind & Body Awareness:
    A spectacularly effective Stress,Tension and Anxiety buster
    This Seminar/Workshop/Retreat will help you reduce stress,
    and experience serene levels below your conscious mind so
    necessary for deeper meditation, healing and inner emotional,
    mental and spiritual growth.

    A Course In Harmony: Conflict Resolution - "Fair Fighting"
    a seminar/workshop on learning to deal with family,
    relationship, and other interpersonal conflicts in more
    constructive and effective ways.  - 1/2 day (with breaks).
    Click/Tap icon to read the introductory article > > >

    Living Smarter, Not Harder:  Stopping Self-Defeating/
    Self-Sabotaging Behaviours. A seminar/workshop - 1/2 Day        
    Click/Tap icon to read the introductory article   >

    A Journey To Closure: Bereavement; Grief
    and Grieving. A seminar/workshop: 1/2 day
    Click/Tap icon to read the introductory article >

    NOTE: Most Seminar/Workshops can/will be offered in
    Retreat formats

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               Additional Presentations/Seminars
    (Presentations and Seminars are available by request.)

    Walk the Talk - or Sit Down (2-day Seminar/Workshop)
    Live what you already know deep inside
    (some people simply "talk  the "talk").
    This seminar challenges you to "walk the talk - or sit down"

    The Search For Meaning In Your Life:
    Healing The Child Within
    Empowering yourself by discovering what has real
    meaning to you, and connecting with it.

    Spirituality and the Sacred Within:
    Healing The Separated Parts
    A holistic workshop/seminar for reconnecting the
    spiritual/sacred dimension of life to the mental
    and emotional ones, to produce an integrated whole.

    Re-connecting The Separated Pieces:
    Straight-Talk to Your Wounded Inner Child
    This powerful workshop that teaches you to reconnect
    to yourself and others focuses on:
    Undoing Core Irrational Beliefs - Stinking Thinking,
    and Irrational Fears and Beliefs

    Dealing with Irrational/Negative Fears & Thoughts:
    where they come from, and how you can stop them.
    Also available in Seminar and Retreat format.
Related Topical Offerings
Inner Child Workshops and Seminars:

These build on the "Re-connecting the separated pieces:
Straight-talk to Your Wounded Inner Child
" workshop.
It will help you find out what your inner
child’s needs are, and facilitate the healing.

Topics include:
Self-Image (
Emotional Intimacy
Anger learn to manage your anger
Grieving (lost childhood and other losses)

The steps to re-connecting to others and yourself
More . .

Why We Attract The People We Do Into Our Lives
A look at why our relationships either didn't work, or aren't working.
Perhaps it is not "them",
but something in us we need to address.

Fear of Emotional Intimacy
(learn about this barrier, and how to overcome it)
What is it?
Why do so many people fear it?
How does one risk enough to overcome
the fear and develop emotional intimacy?

Assertiveness vs Codependence Workshop
(learning to lead a balanced, self-determined life).
Excellent for overcoming
Excellent for overcoming codependency

Communication (Talking & Listening Skills in Relationships)
Oral/verbal Skills (including giving & receiving feedback)
Self-Disclosure - revealing things about yourself
(e.g. "private face" - "public face")
Learn to approach "problems" with more confidence

The Codependency Sickness Myth
Dependence, Codependence and Inter-Dependence
These are three of the most misunderstood concepts people have.
Learn about the differences, the challenges and strategies
for being successful in becoming "free".

Guilt - the paralyzing emotion: Dealing with guilt constructively
This seminar covers ownership and responsibility
and appropriate and inappropriate
learn to free yourself from the heavy burden of unnecessary guilt
- stop the paralysis and indecision.
Klaas Tuinman M.A.
Life Self-Empowerment Facilitation
at Dawn Cove Abbey
Comments and Questions are welcomed
Dawn Cove Abbey Seminars and Workshops: Circle Of Light
Mental, Spiritual, and Emotional Healing Empowerment
Klaas Tuinman
Self Empowerment - Human Potential Facilitator:
Dawn Cove Abbey
Empowerment Outreach: Main Index