General Workshops

Intensive Journal Workshops - Canada

 Winter - Summer, 2021
 
Calgary, Alberta:  3-Part Series Starts on 16-17 January, 2021-  online - new dates

Please have a copy of our Calgary  brochure   (not ready yet)

Workshop (12 hrs) Schedule (MTS) Tuition*
Life Context 01/16: (9 am-12:30 pm; 2-5 pm)
01/17: (9 am-12 pm; 1:30-4:30 pm)
$ 305 CN
Depth Contact 01/30: (9 am-12:30 pm; 2-5 pm)
01/31: (9 am-12 pm; 1:30-4:30 pm)
$ 285
Life Integration/ Journal Feedback Process 02/20: (9 am-12:30 pm; 2-5 pm)
02/21: (9 am-12 pm; 1:30-4:30 pm)
$ 285
All three workshops   $ 850

*  Tuition only.    Life Context workshop includes Intensive Journal workbook.  Dialogue House reserves the right to adjust the tuition rate based upon currency changes.   These rates are roughly the United States rates converted into Canadian dollars.
+ If your primary language is other than English, then you can still participate as long as you understand the instructions that will be given in English. You will write in your Intensive Journal workbook in your native language. If you read voluntarily from your workbook, you will read in your native language.

Location Workshops held online through Zoom.
Leader

 

Bill Israel is a long-time practitioner of the Intensive Journal method, with 40 years of experience in effecting his own life transitions. Bill worked as an ordained pastor, a group and family therapist, and then as a professional human resource trainer and consultant. He now conducts a private counseling and consulting practice in Victoria, B.C., working as a Life Transition Facilitator.

Registration Call 330-998-6000 or 800-221-5844 or write to Dialogue House, 2245 E Enterprise Pkwy - #B1, Twinsburg, OH 44087-2348   USA. Email: info@intensivejournal.org Credit cards accepted. Due to currency translation, the amount charged to your card may vary slightly from the tuition rates. Make cheques payable to Dialogue House.  Full payment required at least 2 weeks before the workshop.

Canadians: Payment by credit card is accepted. If paying by cheque, you must go to a Canadian bank and purchase a money order in United States dollars that is denominated by a United States bank. We also accept international money orders in US dollars. NO PERSONAL CHEQUES.

Americans: Pay by credit card or personal check. If you are paying by check, please register and you will receive the payment balance owed in US dollars.
 
Montreal, QC / Ottawa, ON:   Intro Program on 24-25 April 2021 - online

Please have a copy of our   Montreal-Ottawa  brochure   (not ready yet)

Workshop (12 hrs) Schedule Tuition*
Life Context 04/24: (10 am-1:30 pm; 3-6 pm)
04/25: (10 am-1 pm; 2:30-5:30 pm)
$ 305 CN

*  Tuition only.   Life Context workshop includes Intensive Journal workbook.  Dialogue House reserves the right to adjust the tuition rate based upon currency changes.   These rates are roughly the United States rates converted into Canadian dollars to give you a close estimate of the cost.  We will charge your credit card LC-225 US.  
+ If your primary language is other than English, then you can still participate as long as you understand the instructions that will be given in English. You will write in your Intensive Journal workbook in your native language. If you read voluntarily from your workbook, you will read in your native language.

Location Workshops held online through Zoom.
Leaders

 

Nancy-Elizabeth Nimmich is a clinical social worker in Virginia. Her professional career has been as a psychotherapist, educator, hospice social worker and workshop presenter. She began attending Intensive Journal workshops over 35 year ago and has been leading them for the past 10 years.

Registration Call 330-998-6000 or 800-221-5844 or write to Dialogue House, 2245 E Enterprise Pkwy - #B1, Twinsburg, OH 44087-2348   USA. Email: info@intensivejournal.org Credit cards accepted. Due to currency translation, the amount charged to your card may vary slightly from the tuition rates. Make cheques payable to Dialogue House.  Full payment required at least 2 weeks before the workshop.

Canadians: Payment by credit card is accepted. If paying by cheque, you must go to a Canadian bank and purchase a money order in United States dollars that is denominated by a United States bank. We also accept international money orders in US dollars. NO PERSONAL CHEQUES.

Americans: Pay by credit card or personal check. If you are paying by check, please register and you will receive the payment balance owed in US dollars.
 
Toronto, Ontario: 3-Part Series on 21-28 August 2021 - online

Please have a copy of our Toronto regional brochure   (not ready yet)

Workshop (12 hrs) Schedule Tuition*
Life Context 08/21: (10 am-1:30 pm; 3-6 pm)
08/22: (10 am-1 pm; 2:30-5:30 pm)
$ 305 CN
Depth Contact 08/24: (10 am-1:30  pm; 3-6 pm)
08/25: (10 am-1 pm; 2:30-5:30 pm)
$ 285
Life Integration/ Journal Feedback Process 08/27: (10 am-1:30 pm; 3-6 pm)
08/28: (10 am-1 pm; 2:30-5:30 pm)
$ 285
All three workshops   $ 850

*  Tuition only.  Workshop not held on  August 23 and 26.  Life Context workshop includes Intensive Journal workbook.  Dialogue House reserves the right to adjust the tuition rate based upon currency changes.   These rates are roughly the United States rates converted into Canadian dollars to give you a close estimate of the cost.  We will charge your credit card LC-225 US; DC:  210 US; LI:  210 US; All 3 workshops:625 US. 
+ If your primary language is other than English, then you can still participate as long as you understand the instructions that will be given in English. You will write in your Intensive Journal workbook in your native language. If you read voluntarily from your workbook, you will read in your native language.

Location Workshops held online through Zoom.
Leaders

 

Bill Israel is a long-time practitioner of the Intensive Journal method, with 40 years of experience in effecting his own life transitions. Bill worked as an ordained pastor, a group and family therapist, and then as a professional human resource trainer and consultant. He now conducts a private counseling and consulting practice in Victoria, B.C., working as a Life Transition Facilitator.

Registration Call 330-998-6000 or 800-221-5844 or write to Dialogue House, 2245 E Enterprise Pkwy - #B1, Twinsburg, OH 44087-2348   USA. Email: info@intensivejournal.org Credit cards accepted. Due to currency translation, the amount charged to your card may vary slightly from the tuition rates. Make cheques payable to Dialogue House.  Full payment required at least 2 weeks before the workshop.

Canadians: Payment by credit card is accepted. If paying by cheque, you must go to a Canadian bank and purchase a money order in United States dollars that is denominated by a United States bank. We also accept international money orders in US dollars. NO PERSONAL CHEQUES.

Americans: Pay by credit card or personal check. If you are paying by check, please register and you will receive the payment balance owed in US dollars.
 
Victoria, British Columbia:   Depth Contact (Part 2) Begins 19 October, 2020 
                                                                                     - new dates  - in person

Please have a copy of our Victoria, BC regional brochure

Workshop (12 hrs) Schedule                                                Tuition#
Depth Contact 10/19: (6-9 pm)
10/26: (6-9 pm)
11/02: (6-9 pm)
11/09: (6-9 pm)
                                             $ 250 CN

# Tuition only. Local restaurants and lodging nearby.

Location The Church of Truth is located in the James Bay residential neighborhood of Victoria, BC at 111 Superior Street. Restaurants and lodging are nearby. Contact Bill for lodging information.
Leader Bill Israel is a long-time practitioner of the Intensive Journal method, with 40 years of experience in effecting his own life transitions. Bill worked as an ordained pastor, a group and family therapist, and then as a professional human resource trainer and consultant. He now conducts a private counseling and consulting practice in Victoria, B.C., working as a Life Transition Facilitator.
Registration Call 250-744-0590 or email billisrael06@gmail.com write to: Centre for Earth & Spirit Society, 350 King George Terrace, Victoria, BC V8S 2K2 Canada. www.centreforearthandspirit.ca Make cheque payable to Centre for Earth and Spirit Society. Minimum nonrefundable deposit: $50. Payment by credit card (Visa/MC/AMEX/Discover) on www.centreforearthandspirit.ca info@centreforearthandspirit.ca

 
 Winnipeg, Manitoba:  Dates TBA for 2021-2022
Workshop (12 hrs) Schedule Cost # Resident
Life Context TBA: (7-9 pm)
TBA:  (9 am-4:30 pm)
TBA: (9 am-2:30 pm)
$ 165 CDN $ 240+ CDN
Life Context TBA: (3:30-9:30 pm)
TBA: (9 am-5pm)
$ 215 $ 245*
Depth Contact TBA:   (10 am- 5 pm)
TBA:   (9 am-5 pm)
$ 215 $ 260*

#Includes tuition and lunch. * Includes tuition, double room and meals. Single rooms are available for an extra $10. + Includes tuition, double room and meals. Single rooms are available for an extra $20.

Residents taking both workshops on 2/14-2/17/20: add $50 for extra overnights and meals

Location The workshop will be held at St. Benedict's Retreat & Conference Centre, a leading retreat center in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The centre is located on 19 acres of scenic wooded land bordering the Red River, an ideal quiet setting for your journal workshop experience.
Leader Virginia Evard, OSB, has twenty years experience in spiritual direction and retreat work and is the prioress of St. Benedict's Monastery. She holds a Master of Arts degree as well as a Masters of Pastoral Studies and has had extensive experience in conducting Intensive Journal workshops.
Registration Call 204-339-1705 or write to: St. Benedict's Retreat & Conference Centre, 225 Masters Ave., Winnipeg, MB, R4A 2A1, CANADA. Cheques only. email: stbenscentre@gmail.com Nonrefundable deposit: $35 per program.




Salt Spring Island, British Columbia:
Workshop (12 hrs) Schedule Commuters# Residents*

#Tuition and meals (Monday dinner and Tuesday lunch).
*Tuition, one overnight (single bedroom), and meals (Monday dinner and Tuesday breakfast and lunch).
All meals are vegetarian. Bedrooms not reserved by August 15 will be released back to the centre and are available on a first-come basis.

Location The Salt Spring Centre of Yoga is located on Salt Spring Island, BC, only a 30 minute ferry ride from Victoria. This well-established centre offers yoga and other related workshops at its modern facility on its 69 acres of meadows, forest, and a large organic farm that supplies most of the produce for its vegetarian meals. see www.saltspringcentre.com
Leader Bill Israel is a long-time practitioner of the Intensive Journal method, with 40 years of experience in effecting his own life transitions. Bill worked as an ordained pastor, a group and family therapist, and then as a professional human resource trainer and consultant. He now conducts a private counseling and consulting practice in Victoria, B.C., working as a Life Transition Facilitator.
Registration Call 250-744-0590 or email billisrael06@gmail.com write to: Centre for Earth & Spirit Society, 1924 Sandover Crescent, North Saanich, BC V8L 1A1 Canada. www.centreforearthandspirit.ca Make cheque payable to Centre for Earth and Spirit Society. Minimum nonrefundable deposit: $125. Payment by credit card (Visa/MC/AMEX/Discover) on www.centreforearthandspirit.ca info@centreforearthandspirit.ca