Programs

Upcoming Retreats, Special Events, and Ongoing Events offered by The Sophia Institute in Charleston, South Carolina. 

We are pleased to announce that CEU certificates will be available upon request for all applicable Sophia Institute retreats, special events, and workshops going forward from the SC Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Psycho-Educational Specialists licensing board.  Please see individual registration pages for more information.

Retreats

Presenting Faculty

Soul Saturation: Igniting an Intimate Relationship with Your Soul

Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Oct 7, 2016 to Oct 8, 2016

“Deep in our bodies, where our truth burns the brightest, we know we cannot be free, we cannot be of service, we cannot truly come alive if we aren’t consciously connected to our Soul.”

Presenting Faculty

Mindfulness Training

Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Oct 22, 2016

The process of Mindfulness Training elevates its practitioners out of the prevailing pathological mindset and replaces it with the expansive mindset of self-mastery.

Presenting Faculty

An Interspiritual Approach to Contemplative Living

co-sponsored with Mepkin Abbey
Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Oct 28, 2016 to Oct 29, 2016

New monasticism is a way of life, a commitment to bring what was normally practiced in monasteries into the heart of the world, using our contemplative lives to address the cries for justice and healing throughout the world.

Presenting Faculty

Mindful Living, Mindful Working

Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Nov 11, 2016 to Nov 12, 2016

Mindfulness is a contemplative practice that quiets the mind in order to cultivate a personal capacity for deep concentration and insight in the face of the many distractions of everyday life.