registration for this program is being handled by UpBeat drum circles, so please register at www.ubdrumcircles.com and don't add this program to your shopping cart on this site unless you want to pay for continuing education units only (scroll down for CEU information).
teacher training- change your life through rhythm!
For more information and to Register please visit www.ubdrumcircles.com
- Learn to play rhythms of Life, Spirit, and the World.
- Learn to facilitate individuals and groups in drum circles.
- Learn scientific research on drumming.
- Develop your own personal rhythm and design group experiences that promote healing.
- Learn how to open and close a session, meaningfully.
- Learn how to
deliver programs from master teacher, Christine Stevens, while you
reduce your stress, boost your energy, and express yourself creatively.
Drums will be provided by REMO Recreational Music Center.
With internationally acclaimed author and music therapist Christine Stevens.
"Christine Stevens ... can introduce you to the magic, fun, and healing power of drumming. I recommend it." Dr. Andrew Weil, MD, author,Healthy Aging.
Christine Stevens, MSW, MT-BC is
a board certified music therapist and founder of UpBeat Drum Circles.
She has led drum circles internationally with Fortune 500 Companies, at
Ground Zero and at Hurricane Katrina, and she led the first drum circle
training in northern Iraq for conflict resolution and peace building.
She is the author of The Healing Drum Kit, The Art and Heart of Drum Circles, and her newest book, Music Medicine. www.ubdrumcircles.com
Manny “Eagle Elk Council Pipe” Sandoval is
a Native American shaman and elder. A native of Santa Fe New Mexico, he
teaches the way of song medicine and drumming for spirituality and
healing. His Navajo, Genicoro, Jewish, Spanish background combined with
his knowledge of Lakota songs, create a powerful palette of service and
dates: March 23-24, 2013
time: 9 am to 5 pm both days
REMO Recreational Music Center
7308 Coldwater Canyon Ave.
North Hollywood, CA.
directions & parking:
Click here for directions. Free parking in back and on the street.
special instructions for participants: Drums will be provided or you can bring your own.
fee: $295 Registration is being handled by UpBeat Drum Circles: please visit www.ubdrumcircles.com
Continuing Education credits for LCSWs, MFTs, and RNs can be purchased for an additional $35 by making a check payable to: Arts and Healing Initiative and mailing it to: 2626 33rd Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405-3111. If you are interested in CEUs for RNs,
then please also send your name via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
and indicate in the subject header: RN CEUs, so we can have the
appropriate paperwork prepared for you in advance.
Limited opportunities for scholarship/work exchange may be available for
those under financial hardship. Inquiries should be sent, with a
telephone number and good time(s) to call, via email to
continuing education (CEU) information:
Provider name = Arts and Healing Initiative, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
Provider number = 4468
This course meets the qualifications for 16 hours of continuing education
credit for MFTs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of
Continuing Education Units for RNs are provided by Helen Kiger, Provider
No. CEP10957. This class is approved for 16 contact hours of continuing
education credit for RNs as required by the CA Board of Registered
learning objectives for CEUs:
1. Participants will learn the science behind how rhythm and music reduce stress, enhance spirituality, and promote healing.
2. Participants will learn to lead rhythms and chanting to reduce stress, enhance spirituality, and promote healing.
3. Participants will learn how to open and close a session, meaningfully.
4. Participants will discover their own personal rhythms and learn how to design group experiences that promote healing.
5. Participants will experience the physical, social and emotional benefits of entrainment from shared rhythmic experience.
6. Participants will be able to state at least two ways in which rhythm and music can be helpful in the practice of nursing.
registration instructions: While we accept
registration at the door, advance registration is the only way to
guarantee that space will be available. If the class is full, you will
be given the option of joining a wait list before you pay anything
during the registration process.
Online registration not only gets your name on the roster immediately,
but also lets us know that payment is forthcoming if you pay by check.
Payments can be made by credit card or check and must be received in
order to guarantee enrollment.
If you do not have access to the Internet, you may send checks made
payable to "Arts and Healing Initiative", and send it to 2626 33rd
Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405-3111.
Please make sure that the following information is included with your check:
email address (if applicable)
Email and/or phone number are requested so to contact you regarding registration or program changes (if necessary).
refund policy: In order to keep our
programs affordable yet self-sustaining, we are unable to offer refunds
on enrollment fees. If you have registered for a program that you are
unable to attend, you may either offer it as a donation that is tax
deductible to the fullest extent of the law or obtain credit towards a
future program to be used within a 12-month period - provided that space
is available. CEU registrants that can only attend a portion of the
program will receive an hour of continuing education credit per hour of
participation for the same CEU fee.
sponsors: UCLArts and Healing facilitates
the use of the arts for mind/body wellness and healing in the community
as a vehicle for empowerment and transformation. UCLArts and Healing 1)
offers affordable experiential learning opportunities to health
professionals, educators, artists, and the general public, 2) designs
and evaluates programs that can be implemented broadly in educational,
health care, and recreational settings, and 3) partners with academic
institutions, educational and health care institutions, community-based
organizations, schools, professional organizations, and private
industry. UCLArts and Healing is an outgrowth of affiliation between theArts and Healing Initiative, a 501(c) (3) nonprofit organization, the Salamander Fund, a nonprofit foundation, and Whole Child LA.
UCLArts and Healing is an organizational member of the UCLA Collaborative Centers for Integrative Medicine (CCIM),
which promotes education and research in complementary, alternative,
and integrative approaches to health and well-being. The CCIM
represents the UCLA academic integrative medicine community on a
national and international level.
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