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Intensive Journal Workshops - Southwest Region
 

Fall, 2017 - Spring, 2018

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Phoenix - Scottsdale, Arizona: introductory Workshop on December 3-4, 2016 

Workshop (12 hrs) Schedule Tuition *
Life Context 12/03: (9:30 am-12:30 pm; 2-5 pm)
12/04: (9:30 am-12:30 pm; 2-5 pm)
$ 225

* Includes tuition only. Local restaurants nearby.

Location The workshop will be held at the Courtyard Scottsdale at Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale.   There are beautiful views of the McDowell Mountains from the meeting room.  The hotel is surrounded by the natural beauty of the Sonoran Desert and is especially quiet and peaceful on the weekends (since the Mayo Clinic does not schedule appointments), providing a retreat like atmosphere for our program.

A block of rooms has been reserved under the name of "Intensive Journal" for the special rate of $130 plus tax that is guaranteed through November 9. Call the hotel at 480-860-4000 to reserve a bedroom. 

Leader Carolyn (Kelley) Williams has led Intensive Journal workshops for over 20 years primarily in the midwest.   Prior to relocating to the greater Phoenix area, Kelley served as Senior Editor of Publications in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago.  Kelley is a published poet and former president of the American Medical Writers' Association.
Registration Call 216-342-5170 or 800-221-5844 or write to Dialogue House, 23400 Mercantile Road, Suite 2, Beachwood, OH  44122.  Email: info@intensivejournal.org  Credit cards accepted. Make checks payable to Dialogue House. Minimum non-refundable deposit: $50.


Phoenix-Carefree, Arizona: 3-Part Series - February 11-16, 2018

Workshop (12 hrs) Schedule Commuters# Tuition *
Life Context 02/11: (1:30-4;30 pm; 6-9 pm)
02/12: (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
$ 285 $ 375
Depth Contact 02/13: (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
02/14: (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
$ 285 $ 375
Life Integration 02/15: (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
02/16: (9 am-12 pm; 1:30-4:30 pm)
$ 285 $ 375
Life Context & Depth Contact   $ 555 $ 870**
Depth Contact & Life Integration   $ 555 $ 870**
All three workshops   $ 795 $ 1325**

# Includes tuition and 1 meal daily.  * Includes tuition, single room and 3 meals daily.
** Includes the cost of room and meals in between workshops.
Unreserved bedrooms released by January 1.  Bedrooms then available on a first-come basis.  Please reserve early.

Location Spirit in the Desert is a leading retreat center in greater Phoenix area in the town of Carefree, just north of Scottsdale.   The center has beautiful grounds and a tranquil atmosphere for your workshop experience.   The center is accessible from the 101, the beltway for Phoenix. 
Leader Carolyn (Kelley) Williams has led Intensive Journal workshops for over 20 years primarily in the Midwest.   Prior to relocating to the greater Phoenix area, Kelley served as Senior Editor of Publications in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago.  Kelley is a published poet and former president of the American Medical Writers' Association.
Registration Call 216-342-5170 or 800-221-5844 or write to Dialogue House, 23400 Mercantile Road, Suite 2, Beachwood, OH  44122.  Email: info@intensivejournal.org  Credit cards accepted. Make checks payable to Dialogue House. Minimum non-refundable deposit: commuters:  $50; residents:  $100..


 

 Denver-Golden, Colorado: 3-Part Series on April 22-27, 2018 (new location)

Workshops (12 hrs) Schedule Commuter# Resident *
Life Context 4/22:  (1:30-4:30 pm; 6-9 pm)
4/23: (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
$ 265 $ 335
Depth Contact 4/24: (9 am-5 pm)
4/25: (9 am-12 pm;  2-5 pm)
$ 265 $ 335
Life Integration 4/26: (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
4/27: (9 am-12 pm; 1:30-4:30 pm)
$ 265 $ 335
Life Context & Depth Contact   $ 525 $ 745**
Depth Contact & Life Integration   $ 525 $ 745**
All three workshops   $ 745 $1,045**

# Tuition and certain meals.
* Tuition, meals and overnight accommodations (single room with private bath).
**  Includes cost of room and meals in between workshops.

Location Mother Cabrini Shrine is located in western Denver suburb of Golden, with spacious countryside views of the mountains.  There is a meditation garden and plenty of open space for walking in this peaceful setting. 
Leader Joanne Hackett Ching began leading Intensive Journal workshops in 1980 while she was working at Dialogue House in NYC. For 25 years she was an English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher in Fresno, CA. She has a MA in Creation Spirituality from Naropa University, is a Certified Life Cycle Celebrant (creating celebrations for significant life events) and is an ordained minister with the Universal Life Church.
Registration Call 216-342-5170 or 800-221-5844 or write to Dialogue House, 23400 Mercantile Road, Suite 2, Beachwood, OH  44122.  Email: info@intensivejournal.org  Credit cards accepted. Make checks payable to Dialogue House. Minimum non-refundable deposit: commuters- $50; residents- $100.

 

 

 Albuquerque, New Mexico:  3-Part Series in 2019 TBA - location TBA
 

Workshop (12 hours) Schedule Commuter# Resident*
Life Context TBA: (2-5 pm; 6-9 pm)
TBA: (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
$ TBA $ TBA
Depth Contact TBA:  (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
TBA:  (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
$ TBA $ TBA
Life Integration  TBA: (9 am-12 pm; 2-5 pm)
TBA: (9 am-12 pm; 1:30-4:30 pm)
$ TBA $ TBA
Life Context &
Depth Contact
  $ TBA $ TBA
Depth Contact &
Life Integration
  $ TBA $ TBA
All 3 workshops   $ TBA $ TBA

# Includes tuition and one meal per day. 
* Includes tuition, meals and single bedroom with private bath.
+ Dinner not included.
** Includes cost of overnight accommodations and certain meals in between workshops. 
  Local restaurants nearby.

Location Location to be announced.
Leader Joanne Hackett Ching began leading Intensive Journal workshops in 1980 while she was working at Dialogue House in NYC. For 25 years she was an English as a Second Language (ESL) teacher in Fresno, CA. She has a MA in Creation Spirituality from Naropa University, is a Certified Life Cycle Celebrant (creating celebrations for significant life events) and is an ordained minister with the Universal Life Church.
Registration Call 216-342-5170 or 800-221-5844 or write to Dialogue House, 23400 Mercantile Road, Suite 2, Beachwood, OH  44122.  Email: info@intensivejournal.org  Credit cards accepted. Make checks payable to Dialogue House. Minimum non-refundable deposit: commuters: $50; residents:  $100.