OPEN ONLY TO VERIDITAS CERTIFIED FACILITATORS
Advanced Facilitator Training is a leadership and skill-building workshop for Veriditas Facilitators with at least two years of experience facilitating labyrinth activities. Open only to those Veriditas trained facilitators who have been certified (or have turned in an application to be certified).
This is a three day intensive training that covers:
- The Art of Story Telling and the use of storytelling in teaching
- Enhancing Small Group Process Skills after a labyrinth walk
- Video taping your basic presentations for group feedback
- Holding presence and what that means to labyrinth facilitation
- And much more.
The Reverend Dr. Lauren Artress
Lauren is author of Walking a Sacred Path: Rediscovering the Labyrinth as a Spiritual Practice, The Sand Labyrinth Kit and The Sacred Path Companion: A Guide to Walking the Labyrinth to Heal and Transform (Putnam/Riverhead Books, New York). She is the Founder of Veriditas and an Honorary Canon of Grace Cathedral in San Francisco. She travels worldwide offering workshops and lectures on the labyrinth including a twice a year program in Chartres, France. In addition to being an Episcopal priest, she is a spiritual director and licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of California.
Reverend Dr. Kay Mutert, Master Teacher
Veriditas Faculty member and Master Teacher Kay Mutert has lead labyrinth workshops and facilitator trainings for Veriditas for over 12 years,awakening new creative energy, community building, and spiritual transformation.
Following an extended time of work with all ages in education and music, Kay then served as a minister in the United Methodist and British Methodist churches. When she left her local church ministry Kay created "DaySpring - a source of creative expression and renewal of spirit" as a conduit to work with a broader circle of community. Through her labyrinth work, she uses her experience as musician, teacher, minister, and spiritual accompanist with groups and individuals from diverse arenas of life, inviting them to discover the possibilities of the labyrinth in today’s world.
Information about Accommodation
Because there are evening sessions on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday nights, we highly recommend you stay at the Retreat Center. The lodging package includes three nights lodging, and 9 meals (Monday dinner through lunch on Thursday). The cost of the package is $450. Please select the lodging and meals package when you register.