This workshop will explore the dynamic between parents and teenagers through playful activities, and leave you feeling the love of connection. This is a rare opportunity where teenagers and parents can come together to be part of a group of co-explorers on the journey of life. It encourages the use of mindfulness in family life, it is informed by the latest research in neuroscience and developmental psychology.
20th November Protected content Lelystad
11th December Protected content Amsterdam
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facilitated by Amaranatho and Karin
As a Mindfulness consultant, Amaranatho brings his accumulated skills to working with young people, having been a Buddhist Monk for 15 years. He has also been in leadership roles for most of his life, as a young adult in the computer industry, as well as a world explorer. He has developed and ran residential retreats for large groups of families, young people and adults, as well as facilitating corporate workshops. He creates a safe space for authentic communication and is a natural trouble shooter. He is interested in the interpersonal aspect of mindfulness and how we can use our daily interaction with people to develop emotional resilience, kindness and peace. His approach is based on cutting edge science, ancient wisdom and the creative use of multimedia.
Karin Visser is a mother of two adult sons and studied education and drama. She was a free lance drama teacher for over 20 years, working with young and older people in schools, institutes and theater projects and performances. As an actress and trainer she facilitated countless business trainings for social and communication skills.