Karuna Training Certificate in Contemplative Psychology

2017 Introductions to Karuna Training

Albuquerque, NM October 21 & 22, 2017
Baltimore, MD October 14 & 15, 2017
Phoenix, AZ September 9 & 10, 2017 
Devner, CO September 6, 13, 20, 27 (four part class)
New York, NY  June 8, 2017
 Los Angeles, CA  June 6, 2017
Orange County, CA  June 5, 2017 

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Karuna Training at a glance

  • Two-year comprehensive training and Certificate in Contemplative Psychology.
  • Three Cycles composed of weekends, extended retreats, and ongoing small groups.
  • Next training begins in Fall of 2017 in Albuquerque, NM, USA.
  • Weekend Introductions to Contemplative Psychology happening year-round in multiple locations.



Karuna Training Certificate in Contemplative PsychologyThe core of contemplative psychology is the certainty that within each one of us resides an indestructible and brilliant force. This force, that transcends sickness and health, is called brilliant sanity in the tradition of contemplative psychology.
—Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche