Saturday, 11 November 2023 9:30am - Sunday, 12 November 2023 5:00pm
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Coming to Harmony - Breema Weekend Course

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Ariadne Thompson giving Breema bodywork session at the Breema Center
In-person


Whether you are currently considering becoming a Certified Breema Practitioner, are totally new to Breema, or are an experienced student, this weekend is a perfect opportunity to nourish your body, mind, and feelings through Breema bodywork, Self-Breema exercises, and Breema's universally applicable practical philosophy.

In four unique 3-hour workshops, we will introduce Breema’s Nine Principles of Harmony, with an emphasis on the principle of Firmness and Gentleness. The proper balance of firmness and gentleness can become a touchstone for a harmonious relationship with oneself and others. By bringing them into balance in the present moment, we experience a confidence and comfort within ourselves that naturally, and without force, becomes a support for ourselves and for all those around us.

You can participate in the entire weekend, or just attend one or more of the four workshops. Pre-registration is required. Call or email the Breema Center for more information. 

We follow current California State and Alameda County COVID guidelines.

CE is available for massage therapists and bodyworkers, nurses, LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and LEPs. $10 fee for processing

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Weekend Schedule

Saturday:   9:30 am-12:30 pm    2:00-5:00 pm
Sunday:      9:30 am-12:30 pm    2:00-5:00 pm

Cost

    • $200 for the weekend ($180 if paid by October 31)
    • $60 per 3-hour workshop ($54 if paid by October 31)

    The 12-Month Breema Practitioner Course consists of one weekend a month for a year, with some flexibility for those who cannot attend each workshop or are outside the Bay Area.

    If you will be taking many of the monthly weekends, you can also pay quarterly or annually. Full payment (at any level) by the last day of the previous month includes a 10% discount.

    Details on the 12-Month Breema Practitioner Course

     

     

    Instructors

    Jon Schreiber

    Director of the Breema Center and Breema Clinic

    Jon Schreiber, D. C., director of the Breema Center and Breema Clinic in Oakland, California, has been teaching Breema in the U.S. and internationally since 1980. He has presented Breema at medical, psychology, bodywork, exercise, holistic health, and personal growth conferences. His numerous articles and books focus on the universal and practical philosophy of Breema. In his clinical practice, Dr. Schreiber uses Breema, Self-Breema, and the Nine Principles of Harmony to help patients discover...

    Kevin Johnson

    Kevin has been studying Breema since 2003.  After studying several mind-body modalities over the years, he was happy to discover Breema.  He was drawn to the practice as he found it very useful outside of the classroom in everyday life.  It is also a very simple practice focusing on registering the breath and the weight of the body.

    Kevin lives in Santa Cruz with his wife and 5 children.  He enjoys yoga, hiking, body boarding and travel.

    Alexandra Johnson

    Breema Center staff
    Breema Clinic practitioner

    I am a Family Physician, and have been a Breema Practitioner and Instructor for over 20 years. I have found Breema's non-judgmental atmosphere to be invaluable in working with any health condition. I am consistently amazed at the effect of Breema bodywork, Self-Breema exercises, and Nine Principles of Harmony in increasing vitality, addressing acute concerns, and offering new templates for relating to body, mind, and feelings. I began working as a Practitioner at the Breema Clinic in 2002, and...

    Angela Porter

    Breema Center staff

    Angela has been a professional counselor since 1991 and a Breema practitioner since 1998. She specializes in holistic behavioral therapy with groups, families, individuals, as well as education, training, and clinical supervision for therapists. 

    Treating people with co-occurring mental health & emotional imbalances, addictions,  and relational/ behavioral health issues, has been the primary focus of her work for the past 25 years,  as well as incorporating wellness practices via the body...

    Denise Berezonsky

    Breema Center staff
    Breema Clinic practitioner

    Denise Berezonsky is co-author of Self-Breema: Exercises for Harmonious Life, Associate Director and Practitioner at the Breema Clinic and a Staff Instructor at the Breema Center. Denise has been working with Breema’s transformational approach to life since 1989 and in continuous practice at the Breema Clinic since 1991. She teaches online, throughout Northern California and in the Pacific Northwest.

    "I love giving and receiving Breema bodywork. Breema, Self-Breema, and the Nine Principles...

    Alexis Mulhauser

    Breema Center staff

    Alexis Mulhauser has 20 years of experience studying and teaching movement, including Breema, Yoga, martial arts, and dance. She is a Breema Instructor and Self-Breema Instructor at the Breema Center in Oakland, CA, and teaches Nia dance classes online, and private Self-Breema sessions via Zoom. By applying Breema and the 9 Principles of Harmony in her professional path as a movement educator, Alexis has found Breema to be an essential tool to support and nourish her daily life, and wishes to...

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