Personal Development

Awakening Joy!

With Linda Davis, MSW, RYT

December 7 - 9, 2018
Come away for a winter retreat in beautiful surroundings where you'll have a chance to slow down, dive deep into your warm-hearted, peaceful self and come away feeling blissfully rested and spiritually inspired. Come to remember the joyful and open…

New Year’s Retreat at Elohee

With Graham Fowler and Ilona Moore

December 28, 2018 - January 1, 2019
Ready to LEAP into the New Year?      Join a group of like-minded individuals to set a trajectory for 2019.  Open your heart and mind through soulful practices of yoga, meditation, rest, campfires and ceremonies. Your immersion will be held…

Writing from the Heart: Your Memoir

With Billy Chism

January 7 - February 18, 2019
Come ready to write about your life. In our 2 hour sessions (six in all), we will delve into memory and write about what our memories tell us. In a supportive and safe environment, as a group we will share…

Retreat, Renew, Remember: Mother-Daughter DragonflyExperience

With Felicia Grant

February 14 - 17, 2019
Join us for our first Mother-Daughter DragonflyExperience. This transformational weekend will offer you and your mother or daughter the time and space to deepen your heart to heart connection. Get away from it all and slow down to hear the…

Regional Educator Training: Experiential Training And Development In Cross-Cultural + Experiential Education

With Simon Hart and Aaron Slosberg

February 21 - 23, 2019
Join us as we bring together a dynamic cohort of educators from your region to train skills, learn from colleagues, and reinvigorate global programming. Offered throughout the country, this two-and-a-half-day training and retreat engages participants in a facilitated group experience…

Courage~Clarity~Confidence: Changing the way we see ourselves

With Abby Hirsch Phillips and Helle Stampe

March 1 - 3, 2019
Come co-create a self-care practice for your personal and professional life! Women like us are asking questions and seeking answers. What steps can I take to ensure my footing, feel more in control, continue to value and trust myself? How can I choose wisely…

Living Yoga Mountain Retreat

With Jaymati Weaver and Shata Ben-Avari

April 4 - 7, 2019
Experience the transformational power of daily yoga, and meditation and the rejuvenating effects of Yoga Nidra, Yoga Therapy, Satsang, and immersing in nature. Join us for this inspirational, rejuvenating retreat in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Georgia, situated next…

3rd Annual Lovingkindness Meditation Retreat

With Stephanie Swann, Ph.D., LCSW and Helen Barnes Vantine, Ph.D.

April 5 - 7, 2019
Join us for a weekend of Lovingkindness meditation instruction and practice. We will spend 3 days together learning lovingkindness mediation and directing it toward ourselves and others.  This practice allows us to shed old defenses and protective mechanisms, and come…

The Painting Experience

With Matthew Belay

May 12 - 17, 2019
The Painting Experience is an unprecedented journey into the wild territory of painting directly from intuition. It’s a leap beyond the predicted and expected – a venture into color, form and image where no rules apply.. In these workshops, everyone is…

Finding your Pen: A retreat to inspire the mind and body through Writing and Yoga

With Reanna Livingston RYT 500, Author and Kristen Carlson RYT 200, M.A. Literary Studies

May 31 - June 2, 2019
Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Sautee Nacoochee, "Finding your Pen" retreat will remove everyday distractions and allow for you to escape through writing and yoga. On this weekend retreat we will give ourselves the space we desperately deserve…

Meditation and Pranayama Immersion (300 RYT)

With Sheila Ewers

July 17 - 21, 2019
This four-night immersion at Elohee in the North Georgia Mountains is required for those students enrolled in the Johns Creek Yoga RYS300 training, but is open to all. Join us to dive deeply into consciousness as you explore your own…

Opening our hearts and freeing our minds: A weekend of mindfulness and compassion practice

With Stephanie Swann, Ph.D., LCSW

September 27 - 29, 2019
What is freedom? What is love? Join me for a weekend away from the busyness of life to sit, walk slowly, connect with nature and to explore these questions through your lived experience. Through the power of silent and guided…