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Read background information about the various trainers who provide learning events for Toronto Hakomi.

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Investment and Cancellation Policy

For online training, registrations must be received 48 hours in advance of the training day. If you need to cancel, please email us  within 72 hours of the event. There will be no refunds but your money will be set aside for the next event that interests you. Please note that if you don’t contact the organizers to cancel within 72 hours before the event, your funds will not be applied to the next event and will be unrecoverable.

Please Note

Due to COVID-19 all in-person training has been transitioned online but we are monitoring the situation and we hope to return safely to in-person training in the near future. See below for current online training opportunities.

Upcoming Trainings

    • 5 Oct 2022
    • 4 Jan 2023
    • 4 sessions
    • Online
    • 4
    Register

    Professional Practice Support: Using Hakomi to Inform Your Practice


    Join Susan Dempsey for an opportunity to share your experiences working with clients in your professional practice. This is a chance to view and discuss your work with clients using a Hakomi lens. Susan is a member or the Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association. She is a Hakomi trainer and has supervised professional therapists for several years.


    2 hours, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Eastern (limit of 5 people)

    Wednesdays: October 5, November 2, December 7 and January 4


    $320 for the full series of four dates. It is necessary to sign up for the full series and to ensure group continuity please be aware that there is no refund for any part of this series.

    • 14 Oct 2022
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 17 Oct 2022
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • online
    Register

    Hakomi Demonstrations for Advanced Students

    Senior Hakomi students are invited to join this series of advanced learning opportunities every 3rd Monday (excluding December). Senior Hakomi trainer Georgia Marvin will demonstrate a full Hakomi session with the help of a volunteer. The second hour will be devoted to group discussion of the inner workings of the session. How were attunement and relationship established? What indicators were evident? Why were certain experiments proposed over others? How was the missing experience held in the session and integration provided at the end?

    Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern

    Cost: $70 (CAD) plus HST (tax) each session

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 4 Nov 2022
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 18 Nov 2022
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 21 Nov 2022
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Demonstrations for Advanced Students

    Senior Hakomi students are invited to join this series of advanced learning opportunities every 3rd Monday (excluding December). Senior Hakomi trainer Georgia Marvin will demonstrate a full Hakomi session with the help of a volunteer. The second hour will be devoted to group discussion of the inner workings of the session. How were attunement and relationship established? What indicators were evident? Why were certain experiments proposed over others? How was the missing experience held in the session and integration provided at the end?

    Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern

    Cost: $70 (CAD) plus HST (tax) each session

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 2 Dec 2022
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 6 Jan 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 16 Jan 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Demonstrations for Advanced Students

    Senior Hakomi students are invited to join this series of advanced learning opportunities every 3rd Monday (excluding December). Senior Hakomi trainer Georgia Marvin will demonstrate a full Hakomi session with the help of a volunteer. The second hour will be devoted to group discussion of the inner workings of the session. How were attunement and relationship established? What indicators were evident? Why were certain experiments proposed over others? How was the missing experience held in the session and integration provided at the end?

    Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern

    Cost: $70 (CAD) plus HST (tax) each session

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 20 Jan 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 10 Feb 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 13 Feb 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Demonstrations for Advanced Students

    Senior Hakomi students are invited to join this series of advanced learning opportunities every 3rd Monday (excluding December). Senior Hakomi trainer Georgia Marvin will demonstrate a full Hakomi session with the help of a volunteer. The second hour will be devoted to group discussion of the inner workings of the session. How were attunement and relationship established? What indicators were evident? Why were certain experiments proposed over others? How was the missing experience held in the session and integration provided at the end?

    Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern

    Cost: $70 (CAD) plus HST (tax) each session

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 3 Mar 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 17 Mar 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments Part 1 with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 20 Mar 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Demonstrations for Advanced Students

    Senior Hakomi students are invited to join this series of advanced learning opportunities every 3rd Monday (excluding December). Senior Hakomi trainer Georgia Marvin will demonstrate a full Hakomi session with the help of a volunteer. The second hour will be devoted to group discussion of the inner workings of the session. How were attunement and relationship established? What indicators were evident? Why were certain experiments proposed over others? How was the missing experience held in the session and integration provided at the end?

    Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern

    Cost: $70 (CAD) plus HST (tax) each session

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 14 Apr 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 17 Apr 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Demonstrations for Advanced Students

    Senior Hakomi students are invited to join this series of advanced learning opportunities every 3rd Monday (excluding December). Senior Hakomi trainer Georgia Marvin will demonstrate a full Hakomi session with the help of a volunteer. The second hour will be devoted to group discussion of the inner workings of the session. How were attunement and relationship established? What indicators were evident? Why were certain experiments proposed over others? How was the missing experience held in the session and integration provided at the end?

    Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern

    Cost: $70 (CAD) plus HST (tax) each session

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 12 May 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Bones

    You are invited to learn the "bones" of Hakomi in this ten part multi-level online series beginning in October 2022, open to both beginners and to seasoned students.

    October 14: Attunement with Donna Martin

    November 4: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    November 18: Tracking with Donna Martin & Roland Bérard

    December 2: Indicators with Katie and Kenny Askew

    January 6: Brief review of Attunement, Tracking & Indicators plus Non-Verbal Experiments with Donna Martin

    January 20: Verbal Experiments with Susan Dempsey

    February 10: Review of Verbal & Non-Verbal Experiments with Danielle Laferrière & Hersh Gottheil

    March 3: Missing Experience Part 1 with Katie and Kenny Askew

    March 17: Missing Experience Part 2 with Angela Davis

    April 14: Integration with Bob Milone

    May 12: A Fulsome Practice with Donna Martin

    Several different trainers will provide the teaching for this series, often using written and video supplements to further illustrate content. Carefully chosen practices in small groups will round out the experience.

    Time: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Eastern

    Cost: $65 (CAD) plus HST (tax) 

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.

    • 15 May 2023
    • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • online
    Register


    Hakomi Demonstrations for Advanced Students

    Senior Hakomi students are invited to join this series of advanced learning opportunities every 3rd Monday (excluding December). Senior Hakomi trainer Georgia Marvin will demonstrate a full Hakomi session with the help of a volunteer. The second hour will be devoted to group discussion of the inner workings of the session. How were attunement and relationship established? What indicators were evident? Why were certain experiments proposed over others? How was the missing experience held in the session and integration provided at the end?

    Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Eastern

    Cost: $70 (CAD) plus HST (tax) each session

    Please Note Our Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your registration, please notify the organizer at least a week in advance.  After this time refunds will not be issued.