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EcoMindfulness Retreat in the Velebit Mountain, Croatia
UNESCO protected pristine wilderness

Sunday 10 to Thursday 14 September 2017.

Our horses galloping in a green expanse Panoramic view of our ranch

The EcoMindfulness Retreat provides an opportunity to:

  • enjoy an oasis of meditation and contemplation in a beautiful, unspoilt mountain landscape
  • develop your mindfulness practice
  • grow in self-awareness and self-compassion
  • explore methods for deepening your connection with nature and directly appreciating the interconnection of all life
  • connect with and share your experience with like-minded people
  • leave with the inspiration and know-how to set up your mindfulness practice at home, assisted by guided audio practices

The 4 day retreat is ideal for beginners as well as experienced practitioners. It will be led (in English) by Fay Adams and Gareth Williams from the UK with the support of David McMurtry. Fay has been teaching mindfulness for 8 years. She is a UK Mindfulness Association lead tutor and supervisor and is an Honorary Fellow of the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, where she trains MSc students in mindfulness, compassion and insight. Fay’s website is fayadams.net. Gareth works as a mindfulness teacher and a mindfulness-based psychotherapist. He also supervises mindfulness tutors and therapists, and teaches on the Doctorate in Counselling Psychology at the University of Manchester, UK. Gareth is a director of the community interest company Mindfulness for All - mindfulnessforall.co.uk. David teaches Mindfulness in Zagreb and is a director of the publishing and training company Inspired By Learning - http://inspiredbylearning.eu. David was the Director of the MSc in Studies in Mindfulness at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, where he is currently an Emeritus Senior Lecturer.

Linden Tree is approximately one hour from Croatia’s Adriatic Coast - see map here. You can expect excellent accommodation and catering at Linden Tree. Single, double or triple rooms are available. Prices, including food, accommodation and teaching, range from €535 to €855. You will arrive at Linden Tree on the afternoon of Sunday 10 September and depart after lunch on Thursday 14 September. To register interest, for advice on travel, or for more information, please fill our registration form here and email it to david@inspiredbylearning.eu or call +385 (0) 91 5121 685.
Places are limited.