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Workshops and Groups

Workshops & Open Groups

Find Your Path

Date/Time: Thursdays from 3 pm to 4 pm in Student Services area (OM 1631)

Examine your interests, values and personality.  Match these to occupations.  Find the educational program that is right for you.

Soup and Self

Tuesdays from 4:00 to 5:30 pm, October 22 & 29 and November 5 & 12 (OM 1662)

Soup and Self is an introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation, taught as a weekly, 75 minute class over four weeks. Each class concludes around a table where soup and conversation are enjoyed. The program follows the teaching of the book, “Mindfulness for the Next Generation: Helping Emerging Adults Manage Stress and Lead Healthier Lives.”

Participants must commit to all four sessions.  

Introduction to Self-Compassion

Date and Time: TBA

A drop-in workshop that introduces and explores the concept of self-compassion while providing practical tools for participants to incorporate in their daily lives opportunities to treat themselves compassionately in times of personal suffering and//or struggles. 

This workshop is being offered jointly with the Wellness Centre.

Other Groups

Y-Minds

Wednesdays 5:30 -8:00pm, February 5 to March 25, 2020

Mandatory Information session: Old Main 2642, Wednesday January 22 or January 29

Learn to manage anxiety.  Everyone experiences worries, anxiety and stress.  Y-Mind Mindfulness Groups are here to help young people learn how to deal with anxiety and/or stress so they can live their best lives.

Seats in the group are limited and will be granted on a first come, first served basis.

Contact Counselling at 250-828-5023 or studentservices@tru.ca to sign up.

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