Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development

Holistic counseling skills for meditation teachers

  • MODULES

    (min 120 hours)
    12 Modules

  • DURATION

    Course duration: 3 months of part-time
    Part-time: 10 hours study per week x 12 weeks
    Full time: 20 hours of study per week x 6 weeks

  • CERTIFICATION

    IICT Recognised certification:
    (1) Meditation
    (2) Holistic counselling skills for meditation teachers

Certificate in Meditation Teaching and Holistic Human Development

Applications:

IICT Recognised certification: Meditation

Holistic counselling skills for meditation teachers

Payment Options

Upfront = $1,190

  Payment Plan = $1,300 ( $400 Deposit and 3 x monthly instalments of $300 ) 

Next Course intake 27th August 2021

Course Modules

Module One - 10 Hours

Foundation Studies in Meditation

  • History and theory of meditation
  • Meditation in the western world
  • Brainwaves in meditation
  • Meditation techniques and styles
  • Developing meditation routines
  • Deepening and refining your practice

Module Two - 10 Hours

Understanding the cause & effects of
stress

  • Understanding stress
  • Psychological causes of stress
  • The Fight-or-flight response
  • Physiology of the stress response
  • Human behavioral manifestations of fight-or-flight Negative effects of the stress response in humans Positive stress
  • Stress management
  • Meditation development and practice
  • Chakra meditation
  • Concentrative meditation
  • Mindfulness meditation

Module Three - 10 Hours

Foundations of human happiness

  • The psychology of happiness
  • Subconscious programming and reprogramming
  • States of mind
  • Fundamentals of self-image
  • The pursuit of happiness
  • Subconscious programming and reprogramming Guided meditation (creative visualization)

Module Four - 10 Hours

Tools for healing

  • Tools for healing
  • Positive thinking skills
  • Foundations of mind-body medicine
  • Meditation as a healing tool & hypnotic states
  • Journaling and gratitude
  • Understanding affirmations
  • Tools for developing a positive self-image
  • Meditation as a healing tool
  • Movement meditation

Module Five - 10 Hours

Meditation styles and techniques

  • Poses and positions
  • Breathwork
  • Chakras and energy meditation
  • Guided meditation & creative visualisation
  • Mantras and affirmations in meditation
  • Gentle seated movement meditation (formally chair yoga)

Module Six - 10 Hours

Teaching

  • Before you teach
  • Talking to groups & group leadership skills
  • Answering questions about meditation
  • Leading guided meditations
  • Overcoming obstacles to meditation practice
  • Creating safe and effective teaching environments
  • Group leadership skills

Module Seven - 10 Hours

Working with specific groups

  • Teaching various meditation styles
  • Working with teenagers
  • Working with people with physical disabilities
  • Working with people with emotional disorders
  • Working with health care professionals
  • Business clients and corporate groups
  • Dealing with difficult clients

Module Eight - 10 Hours

Counselling & coaching skills for
meditation teachers

  • A client-centred approach
  • Your role as a holistic counsellor
  • Building the foundations of happiness
    Equipment
  • Outcomes of holistic counselling
  • The holistic counselling sessions
  • Assessment and introspection
  • Goal setting
  • Support Part
  • Listening skills
  • Holistic counselling tools for meditation teachers
  • Life charting
  • Reflection time
  • Needs assessment chart
  • Gratitude journal
  • Worry time
  • Positive thinking skills
  • Affirmations
  • Meditation as a healing tool

Module Nine - 10 Hours

Designing and facilitating classes and
workshops

  • Designing courses and workshops
  • Integrity and intentions
  • Setting the scene
  • Creating strong foundations for your groups
  • Understanding learning styles
  • Choosing your teaching style
  • Terrific teaching techniques and tips
  • Student management
  • Working with seniors
  • Choosing venues

Module Ten - 10 Hours

Virtual, corporate, and community
settings

  • Corporate stress management workshops –
  • Includes corporate teachers course manual.
  • Approaching community groups and organisations
  • Volunteer and community work
  • Teaching online – Using Zoom
  • Corporate stress management

Module Eleven - 10 Hours

Holistic small business management

  • Ethics and Professionalism
  • Your public profile
  • Fundamentals of customer service
  • Maintaining student/client records
  • Charging for your services
  • Running a small home office
  • Joining organisations
  • Insurance and legalities

Module Twelve - 10 Hours

Marketing: The key to success

  • Understanding the power of branding
  • Targeted marketing and advertising
  • Building your community
  • How to find and use free advertising
  • Public image
  • Final review
  • Your graduation

Next Course intake 27th August 2021