Welcome to the 8-Month Sustainable Caring Wellness Facilitator Teacher Training Program!
This comprehensive program is designed for individuals who want to deepen their knowledge and skills in the field of mental and emotional well being, and become certified to facilitate or teach wellness principles to individuals or within institutions.
Someone who already works as a professional within a caregiving industry, such as healthcare or education, or even within certain corporate environments?
Someone who has been tasked to lead wellness initiatives within your organization, but aren’t quite certain the best way to do so?
A coach that is looking to further deepen your knowledge of resilience and burnout prevention, in order to better support your clients?
If so, then the Sustainable Caring Wellness Facilitator Certification is the right fit for you.
Our program is unique in that it is envisioned, created and taught by a highly curated team of physicians, mindfulness experts, and wellness experts, and is focused specifically on professionals looking to lead or integrate emotional well-being into their professional work.
Our curriculum provides a solid foundation in meditation, mindfulness, self-compassion, DEI, trauma-sensitive mindfulness, burnout prevention and resilience, listening and empathy skills, group dynamics, and the basics of becoming a wellness officer.
After completing our certification, you will also be qualified to teach the Sustainable Caring curriculum, which has been implemented in a variety of healthcare, education and corporate settings across the country.
Our experienced instructors will guide you through an immersive and engaging learning experience that combines theory and practice, with opportunities for personal reflection and growth.
Join us on this transformative journey and become a certified wellness facilitator!
What you will learn:
Learn from experienced instructors with extensive knowledge and skills in the field of wellness.
Develop a strong foundation in meditation, mindfulness, self-compassion, DEI, trauma-sensitive mindfulness, group dynamics, burnout prevention, listening and empathy skills and the basics of becoming a wellness officer.
Gain practical skills for teaching and facilitating wellness practices in groups and individual settings.
Receive personalized guidance and support from instructors throughout the program.
Join a community of like-minded individuals who are passionate about wellness and personal growth.
Flexible and adaptable curriculum that can be tailored to your interests and needs.
Earn a certification as a wellness facilitator and enhance your career opportunities in the growing field of wellness.
Become qualified to teach the ready to implement Sustainable Caring curriculum with your clients or within your institutions.
The Sustainable Caring Cooperative is a community of mindfulness and mental health experts and advocates who are passionate about promoting sustainable caring practices for the carers and givers of the world. Our mission is to provide wellness-oriented activities, experiences, and learning opportunities that enhance personal wellbeing, career opportunities, and impact on the world.
Our team of experienced instructors brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in sustainable caring practices, including mindfulness, eco-awareness, community building, and more. We are dedicated to supporting individuals who care for others, such as healthcare professionals, teachers, educators, and anyone who seeks to deepen their knowledge and skills in sustainable caring practices.
At the Sustainable Caring Cooperative, we believe in a holistic approach to care that emphasizes personal well-being, community building, and eco-awareness. Our programs are designed to provide a transformative learning experience that combines theory and practice, with opportunities for personal reflection and growth.
Join our community today and start your journey towards becoming a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator!
This Certification Program is for you if you..
are a professional in the healthcare industry or another field that involves caring for others, such as a teacher or educator
want to enhance your existing skills and knowledge with sustainable caring practices
want to learn to integrate mindfulness, eco-awareness, and community building into your work or teaching practices
want to provide a holistic and sustainable approach to care and support for your patients, students, or clients
are passionate about sustainable caring and personal growth
want to gain a strong foundation in sustainable caring practices and learn practical skills for teaching and facilitating these practice
want to join a supportive community of like-minded individuals and deepen your personal practice.
Join our program today and start your journey towards becoming a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator!
To enroll in the Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator program, we recommend that you meet the following prerequisites:
Professional Background: The program is designed for professionals in the healthcare industry and other fields that involve caring for others, such as educators, social workers, and community leaders. A background in these fields is helpful, but not required.
Wellness Background: While not required, having some background in wellness practices, such as meditation, mindfulness, or eco-awareness, can be beneficial for your learning experience. However, if you are new to these practices, our program is designed to provide a solid foundation for learning and growth.
Time Commitment: The program is an 8-month course, with each module taking 1 month to complete. You should plan to spend approximately 5 hours per week on coursework, readings, and practice. It's important to ensure that you have the time necessary to dedicate to the course and to make it a priority.
Motivation and Commitment: The program is designed for individuals who are passionate about sustainable caring practices and personal growth. It's important to come to the program with an open mind, a willingness to learn and grow, and a commitment to the process.
By meeting these prerequisites, you will be well-positioned to make the most of your learning experience and achieve your goals as a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator. Join our program today and start your journey towards becoming a force for positive change in the world.
How do I Apply?
1. Pay your application fee. (Non-refundable, unless not admitted to the program.)
2. Complete the application form.
3. Email us a letter of recommendation. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
4. Schedule a mandatory Discovery Session with Susan Beckman Reagan.
5. If accepted, enroll in the program within 3 days. A payment link will be sent out for you to reserve your seat. The tuition fee is non-refundable.
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Because this program is limited to 50 people, it is highly likely to sell out.
What is the Monthly Format?
What is the monthly format?
Week 1: Experience the recorded modules that contain the ACIML Teachings and Practices
Week 2: 90-Minute Live Training with Dr. Elisha Goldstein
Week 3: Small Cohort Sessions with Susan Beckman Reagan
Week 4: Professional Development Sessions with Susan Beckman Reagan
45-Minute Individual Mentorship Calls and Office Hours by appointment throughout the program!
- What is the Tuition? -
Admission & Tuition
Interested applicants will schedule a Discovery Session, pay a $75 application fee (non-refundable unless not accepted), and submit a letter of recommendation.
January 14, 2023 (final day to apply)
Tuition - $2999
Please note: January 14, 2023, is the last day to apply for the ACIML Pro Cohort 2023
You are welcome to pay in three equal payments over three months. The payment plan is available for regular, full-priced tuition only.
If you have selected a payment plan, you are authorizing your credit card to be charged the balance in accordance with the full payment plan over three months.
Is Financial Support Available?
We have a very limited number of partial financial scholarships based on true financial need. Please do not apply for this unless you have a true financial need.
To apply for a partial scholarship:
Apply for the ACIML Teacher Training Program
Pay the non-refundable application fee (refunded only if not accepted)
In the application mark that you're in need of a partial scholarship
Complete the scholarship application that will be sent to you
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q: What are the prerequisites for applying to this program?
A: In order to be eligible for this program, you must be a professional in the caregiving fields (ie teacher, healthcare professional, mental health professional, yoga instructor, coach) and complete the application requirements.
Q: Can I take this program if I don't have a background in wellness?
A: This certification program is designed for individuals with a professional background in the caregiving fields, who are looking to deepen or enhance their ability to implement wellness work with their clients or within their institutions.
Q: How much time should I expect to devote to the program?
A: The program runs for 8 months, with each module taking 1 month to complete. You can expect to spend approximately 5-10 hours per week on coursework, readings, and practice.
Q: Can I complete the program online?
A: Yes, the program is offered online, with live and recorded classes, discussion forums, and virtual group sessions. You will also be asked to complete a practicum, and have the opportunity to be coached/guided by one of our teachers.
Q: Will I receive a certificate upon completion of the program?
A: Yes, you will receive a certificate as a certified Sustainable Caring wellness facilitator upon completion of the program.
Q: What are the career opportunities after completing the program?
A: This program prepares you to become a certified Sustainable Caring wellness facilitator and therefore equips you to work in a variety of settings, including schools, healthcare environments, corporations, and more. Additionally, the program can be a valuable asset for those who wish to enhance their current wellness practice or start their own wellness business.
Q: Is financial aid available for the program?
A: We offer a limited number of scholarships and payment plans for qualified applicants. Please contact us for more information.
Q: How can I apply for the program?
A: You can apply for the program by submitting an online application form, which includes your personal information, educational/professional background, a letter of recommendation, and a statement of interest. Our admissions team will review your application and schedule an interview with you to discuss your goals and aspirations.
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What is the time commitment?
Before applying to the program, applicants should carefully and realistically assess their time availability. It is estimated that it will take approximately 8 - 10 hours per week for the online modules and daily meditation practices.
In addition, there are three 90-minute calls monthly, two of which need to be attended live. There is a strict attendance policy. However, you are able to miss up to 3 live calls total over the 9-month period and still meet the graduation requirements.
In months 7 - 9, you will complete a required supervised practicum, which includes live or online teaching, recorded audio/video submissions of your teaching, student roster (names and email addresses), student evaluations, and a written reflection paper.
The final requirement is passing an exam that integrates all of the key concepts and meditations learned throughout the training.
Why Become a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator?
Becoming a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator can be a life-changing experience that not only enhances your personal wellbeing, but also opens up new career opportunities and allows you to positively impact the lives of others. Here are some reasons why you should consider becoming a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator:
Deepen your knowledge and skills in sustainable caring practices: As a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator, you will gain a strong foundation in sustainable caring practices, including mindfulness, eco-awareness, community building, and more. You will also learn practical skills for teaching and facilitating these practices in groups and individual settings. This knowledge and skill set can enhance your personal practice and provide a fulfilling career in the growing field of sustainable caring.
Join a supportive community of like-minded individuals: The program provides opportunities to connect with other individuals who share a passion for sustainable caring and personal growth. You will build relationships with instructors and peers who can offer guidance, support, and inspiration throughout your journey.
Enhance your career opportunities: With the increasing demand for sustainable caring services, there are numerous career opportunities available for Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitators. You can work in a variety of settings, such as community centers, corporations, schools, environmental organizations, and more. You can also start your own sustainable caring business and make a meaningful impact on the lives of others.
Positively impact the lives of others: As a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator, you will have the opportunity to inspire and empower individuals to lead more sustainable, caring lives. You can help others develop eco-awareness, build community, and cultivate a sense of purpose and belonging. The impact you make can be transformational, both for individuals and communities.
In conclusion, becoming a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator is a valuable investment in yourself and your future. It provides an opportunity to deepen your knowledge and skills in sustainable caring practices, join a supportive community, enhance your career opportunities, and positively impact the lives of others. Join our program today and start your journey towards becoming a Certified Sustainable Caring Facilitator!