Programs from The Retreat at Pacifica


August 5th, 4:00pm (PST)
PGIAA Board President, Pacifica Alumn, and Founder of New Earth, Harry was on the TEDxSantaBarbara stage in 2018 and returns to talk about the confluence of COVID and Social Justice. We’ll discuss understanding the transformation that needs to happen as we come to grips with the amount of work facing us moving forward.
Hosted Online

October 22, 2020
Join SimplePractice for this exclusive webinar with Board-Certified Telemental Health Counselor Michael Jones. Michael will share how you can successfully launch your telemental health practice. He’ll also dive into specifics like insurance coverage, state licensing, fee-setting, and more. Get ready to learn how to prepare, strategize, and market a sustainable virtual practice.
Hosted Online

May 29, June 5, June 12, and June 19, 2020 (4 weeks online)
Our accompaniment of each other and of the natural world weaves the fabric of a caring society, the cloth essential to creating commons. Accompaniment requires radical availability, steadfast witnessing, self-reflexivity, attunement to others’ needs and desires, and committed response-ability.
Hosted Online

Mar. 20-22, 2020 | Dec. 7-8, 2020 | Aug. 6-9, 2020
A 9-Month Certificate with Maureen Murdock and Jennifer Selig
at Pacifica Graduate Institute's Ladera Lane Campus

June 6, 2020
This Zoom presentation (no fee required) featuring keynote speaker and moderator, Linda Carter, along with 5 panelists, focuses on the value of interconnection and companionship through the Jungian method of amplification through story and image with the goal of decreasing isolation. Art, image, story, ritual and myth have served to transmit culture, connect to ancestors linking generations and have the potential to offer comfort through a sense of belonging and community in the here and now.
Hosted Online

May 30, 2020
Dr. Stephen Aizenstat will host a live online workshop that will teach participants how to manage fear, anxiety and sleepless nights, based on the tools of Dream Tending. Participants will learn how to manage their stress and anxiety, regulate their fear, boost immunity with dream tending skills, and work with nightmare themes. The program will be held in a live, online format.
Hosted Online

Nov. 10-13, 2019 | Feb. 9-12, 2020 | May 10-13, 2020 | Aug. 9-12, 2020
A Limited-Enrollment Intensive with Stephen Aizenstat. The Dream Tending Certificate Program is a limited-enrollment program that takes place over four, four-day sessions.
at Pacifica Graduate Institute’s Lambert Road Campus

Sept. 5-8 | Nov. 4-6, 2019 | Feb. 28-Mar. 1 | May 4-6, 2020
Featuring Donald Kalsched, Mark Epstein, Pat Ogden, Ruth Lanius, Allan Schore, Joseph Cambray, Jeffrey Kiehl, Fanny Brewster, Jeffrey Kripal, and Elizabeth Krohn
at Pacifica Graduate Institute’s Ladera Lane Campus

March 20, 2020

This Event will not be held on Campus as schedule. This will now be an online virtual event.
Hosted by the Office of Admissions Online

February 24-28, 2020
Save the dates for a week-long gathering offering the opportunity to experience BodySoul work as we have all come to love—from dream work, to expressive arts, to movement and voice. Several different women who have completed the Marion Woodman Foundation Leadership Training program will be offering their work to us for participation in container building, depth work, inner focus and bringing the soul work into life.
Hosted by Pacifica Graduate Institute at Pacifica Graduate Institute's Ladera Lane Campus