COURSES SCHEDULE 2020-21
Touch of Presence and Dynamic Stillness 
This is our most current update on November 22, 2020.
During this difficult time of Covid, we continue to consult with our local students and organizers to determine current travel restrictions and safety precautions. Those realities help us decide which courses can be safely held and which need to be canceled or rescheduled.
Please stay safe!

*Informace v českém jazyce o kurzech Giorgie Milne v Čechách naleznete ZDE.  

*Hier gibt es Informationen über Giorgias Kurse auf Deutsch. 

*Kliknij tutaj, aby wyświetlić informacje o kursach Giorgia w języku polskim.

CLICK ON COURSE TITLE FOR DESCRIPTION, CEUs, and COST

Scroll down to course listing for registration and payment directions.

Click here to see information about Continuing Education Credits 

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BIODYNAMIC CRANIAL TOUCH (BCT)

"STILLNESS TOUCH" COURSES

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BCT/Stillness Touch INITIATORY Courses

(Provides the prerequisite orientation and preparation to join the next Mentor Course)

More on BCT/Stillness Touch at: www.dynamicstillness.com/news-events

February 4-7, 2021 (4-day, English with German translation)

Schule für Shiatsu

Oelkersallee (Hamburg), Germany

Click here to register and pay on the host website

Local contact is: the office/büroschule@fuer-shiatsu.de  +49 40 430 1885 

March 10-12, 2021

The Centre

(Randwick), Sydney, Australia

Click here to register/pay directly to Giorgia Milne for this course

Local contact is: Kath Garth craniosacralacademy@gmail.com

April 10-12, 2021

Gainesville Retreat Center

Gainesville, Florida, US

Click here to register/pay directly to Giorgia Milne for this course

Local contact and registrar is: Mary Reis maryreis@me.com

September 30 - October 3, 2021 (4-day, English with German translation)

Ardas Yoga

Hamburg, Germany

Register and pay at Schule für Shiastu (see below)

Local contact is: the office/büroschule@fuer-shiatsu.de  +49 40 430 1885 

October 21-24, 2021

venue TBC

Warsaw, Poland

Local contact is: Anna Falkiewicz  grizzlak@wp.pl  +48 509 139109

October 28-31, 2021

Be Balanced

Prague, Czech Republic

Register and pay with the Czech Craniosacral Association  www.kranio.eu (see below)

Local contact iskraniosakralniasociace@gmail.com 

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BCT/Stillness Touch MENTOR Courses

(BCT/Stillness Touch Initiatory Course AND teacher approval required)

When new Mentor Courses open and you are ready to commit to this year-long, 120 hours of study and practice, please follow these 2 steps:

1. Complete and submit the APPLICATION in your preferred language (linked below).

2. If approved, you will receive an email with a REGISTRATION link and instructions for payment.

For the English online Mentor Course Application click here

Wenn neue Mentor Kurse verfügbar sind und du bereit bist, dich für dieses einjährige 120 stündige Studium und Praxis zu verpflichten, folge bitte diesen 2 Schritten:

 

1) Fülle die BEWERBUNG aus und sende sie in deiner bevorzugten Sprache (siehe Link weiter unten).

2) Nach der Zustimmung wirst du eine E-Mail mit einem REGISTRIERUNGSLINK und einer Anleitung zur Zahlung erhalten.

Für die Deutsche Online Mentor Kurs Bewerbung klicke bitte hier

APPLICATION NOW OPEN for New Mentor Courses

Step 1: Click Mentor Course Application in your language, linked above

Hamburg, Germany (4x4-day, English with German translation)

Yoga im Hof

Weeks: #1 February 11-14, 2021; #2 June 10-13; 2021; #3 October 7-10, 2021;

#4 February ~ TBA

Local contact is: Dorothee Knief doro.knief@web.de

After your application, acceptance, and registration, click here, to see payment options.

Sydney, Australia (3x 5-day)

The Centre

Weeks: #1 March 13-17, 2021; #2 August 21-25, 2021; #3 TBA

Local contact is: Kath Garth craniosacralacademy@gmail.com

After your application, acceptance, and registration, click here to see payment options.

Gainesville, Florida, USA (4x 4-day)

Gainesville Retreat Center

Weeks: #1 April 15-18, 2021; #2 -4 - TBA 2021-2022

Giorgia continues to be in touch with this group to sort out future dates.

Local contact is: Mary Reis   maryreis@me.com

After your application, acceptance, and registration, click here to see payment options.

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BCT/Stillness Touch GRADUATE GATHERINGS

(For graduates of BCT/Stillness Touch Mentor Courses and Mentor Private Intensives)

Serves as recertification, retaining/regaining BCT Practitioner status, and remaining current with the community and evolution of the work.

 

The Gathering of Graduates is the SOLE GRADUATE-ONLY FIELD for BCT/Stillness Touch, which provides a unique opportunity for deeper immersion with like-hearted colleagues.

Contact for Graduate Gatherings: Giorgia Milne +1 831 915 5663 giorgia@touchofpresence.com

(None scheduled at this time)

If you are unable to attend a GG, the following are alternative options:

  • Repeat an Initiatory Course or Mentor Course anywhere with Giorgia

  • Attend/repeat a Stillness Touch Course with Giorgia or Charles

  • Attend/repeat an Advanced Post Graduate Course with Charles

  • Private Intensive with Giorgia or Charles – schedules permitting

  • Attending an already scheduled course is highly recommended, and likely to be more available

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BCT STILLNESS TOUCH Course ~ Practices & Touch

(Essence of BCT for anyone)

January 27-28, 2021

Highly recommended prerequisite to Embryology January 29-31, 2021

Weg der Mitte

Berlin, Germany

Click here to register and pay

Local contact is: Sonja Kloewer berlin@wegdermitte.de +49 30 813 1040

June 23-24, 2021

Highly recommended prerequisite to Embryology June 25-27, 2021

Weg der Mitte

Berlin, Germany

Click here to register and pay

Local contact is: Sonja Kloewer berlin@wegdermitte.de +49 30 813 1040

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STILLNESS TOUCH RETREAT

(open to anyone having already participated in a ST course with Giorgia or Charles - sorry, no exceptions.)

 

June 4-7, 2021 ~ Friday afternoon - Sunday after lunch

Hof Oberlethe

Wardenburg, Germany

This is considered a Residential Retreat. For more information about the venue and costs, click below for the logistics and website details. 

Anyone NOT staying onsite overnight must pay a fee directly to Hof Oberlethe for day use of the grounds and provided vegetarian food.

Click here to register/pay directly to Giorgia Milne for this retreat

Click here for logistics

Click here for venue details and to reserve lodging

Local contact is: Dorothee Knief doro.knief@web.de

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BCT/Stillness Touch PRACTICE FORUM 
Stillness Practice Days

(For students, graduates and practitioners of BCT/Stillness Touch)
Pre-requisite: BCT Initiatory or Stillness Touch course from a *Stillness Touch* certified instructor.

SPECIAL SCHEDULE OF GLOBAL ZOOM PRACTICE FORUM MEDITATIONS

For the indefinite future, Giorgia is offering two global meetings per week.

More dates may be offered later. Please check back on this page for timely updates.

 

SATURDAYS 1 pm/13:00 Pacific Time

November 7, 14, 21, 28 ~ December 5, 12, 19, 26

SUNDAYS Australian, New Zealand, and Taiwan Time

November  1, 8, 15, 22, 29 ~ December 6, 13, 20, 27


WEDNESDAYS 10 pm/22:00 Pacific Time

November 4, 11, 18, 25 ~ December 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

THURSDAYS  European, Australian, New Zealand, and Taiwan Time

November 5, 12, 19, 26 ~ December 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

 
* Find your equivalent time zone and date here

ZOOM LOGIN DETAILS

This is the Join Zoom Meeting link to use on the scheduled time and date for your time zone:

https://zoom.us/j/5975186531?pwd=RTNHNFlmL3Y2dHZDY1V3Uzk1OWdtZz09

Meeting ID: 597 518 6531

Password: stillness (as needed)

 

Click here for Zoom Meeting Directions and calling in by phone (audio only).

 

REGULAR SCHEDULE OF 2020 DATES: Zoom portion only for now and also in person when it is once again safe to gather in this way.

These Saturday Zoom meetings occur at 1 PM/13:00 Pacific Time

January 18, March 28, May 30, July 25, September 26, November 21

 

When in-person gatherings resume, they will take place at:

Ashtanga Yoga Berkeley

933 Parker St., #38, Bay 5

Berkeley, CA 94710

Contact: Giorgia Milne, giorgia@touchofpresence.com +1-831-915-5663  

*Please email Giorgia to let her know if you will attend in Berkeley.*

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Post-Biodynamic Courses with Charles Ridley
 

Charles Ridley is offering various European courses in 2021.

His new book is Stillness Touch ~ Union of Body and Love

Click here to check his website for emerging news

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TOUCH OF PRESENCE

BODY AS CONSCIOUSNESS COURSES
(Uniquely informative and experiential)

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Craniosacral Anatomy ~ Distinction within the Functional Whole

(For anyone. Recommended foundation class for any CST and of great value for other modalities. Suggested pre-requisite for Brain)

 

None scheduled at this time

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Brain ~  The Matter of Mind

(CS Anatomy and CS experience recommended or teacher approval)

None scheduled at this time

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Embryology ~ Spirit & Essence

(For anyone)

January 29-31, 2021

Follows StillnessTouch January 27-28, which is a highly recommended prerequisite to this course

Weg der Mitte

Berlin, Germany

Click here to register and pay

Local contact is: Sonja Kloewer berlin@wegdermitte.de +49 30 813 1040

June 25-27, 2021

Follows StillnessTouch June 23-24, which is a highly recommended prerequisite to this course

Weg der Mitte

Berlin, Germany

Click here to register and pay

Local contact is: Sonja Kloewer berlin@wegdermitte.de +49 30 813 1040

 

August 19-20, 2021

In collaboration with the Craniosacral Academy of Australia

The Centre

(Randwick), Sydney, Australia

Click here to register/pay directly to Giorgia Milne for this course

Local contact is: Kath Garth craniosacralacademy@gmail.com

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Fulcrums ~ Portals of Wholeness

At the Heart of every fulcrum, there is Love

(For anyone)

July 1-4, 2021

venue TBC

Warsaw, Poland

Local contact is: Anna Falkiewicz  grizzlak@wp.pl  +48 509 139109

Fulcrum of Being

“You are your most you at the moment of conception.”

Erich Blechschmidt, M.D. Embryologist

(For anyone)

None scheduled at this time

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Fluids and Space ~ Explorations Between and Beyond

June 17-20 2021

Yoga im Hof

Hamburg, Germany

Register and pay at Schule für Shiastu (see below)

Local contact is: the office/büro,  schule@fuer-shiatsu.de  +49 40 430 1885 

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Navigation Skills ~ Presence and Tonality of “Verbal Touch”

(For bodywork & somatic students and therapists)

None scheduled at this time

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Stillness and Waves ~ In Collaborative Embrace
with Linda Chrisman (Continuum) and Giorgia Milne

(Open to anyone)

None scheduled at this time

 

Linda Chrisman, linda@somaticwisdom.com  +1-510-507-2903