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Learn Buddhist techniques at two-day seminar

by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Jack Kornfield will present The Psychology of an Awakened Heart April 20 and 21 at the chapel at Lewis & Clark College.“The Psychology of the Awakened Heart,” a two-day training with Jack Kornfield, will be held April 20 and 21 in the chapel on the Lewis & Clark Campus. Kornfield will present a “nourishing training retreat on the Buddhist psychology of well-being.”

The training will provide visionary practices, wisdom teachings, case studies, healing stories and demonstrate the principles of Buddhist psychology using a mix of practical and scientific information and experiential exercises.

A release about the event states that participants “will learn techniques and practices to befriend and forgive ourselves and others; the personal and clinical benefits of the inner science of joy; the art of transforming sorrows and trauma in the body, heart and mind; how to strengthen the power of our intention; ways to awaken the courage to be happy, and much more.”

Admission is $235 at the door, through SoundsTrue.com/AwakenedHeart or by calling 800-333-9185. Ten continuing education credits are available for professionals.

Kornfield holds a Ph.D. in clinical psychology, has trained extensively as a Buddhist monk and has taught worldwide since 1974.

He has written more than a dozen books including “The Wise Heart” and “A Path With Heart.”

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