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Compassion Cultivation Training with Nomon Tim Burnett

  • Monday, October 22, 2018
  • 6:00 PM (PDT)
  • Monday, December 10, 2018
  • 8:15 PM (PST)
  • Red Cedar Dharma Hall, 1021 N. Forest St., Bellingham, WA 98225


  • Our classes are no charge for Red Cedar Zen members.

Registration is closed

Compassion Cultivation Training (CCT) is an eight-week program on compassion, empathy, and kindness. CCT integrates traditional contemplative practices based on Tibetan Buddhism with contemporary psychology and research on compassion. The program was developed at Stanford University by a team of contemplative scholars and clinical psychologists. Research suggests that participants do increase their compassion and their own sense of well-being.

Course Details: this hand-on experiential course includes:

  • Guided instruction in a sequence of compassion meditations
  • Science of compassion and why it's is a challenging quality to develop
  • Group dialogue and small group exercises
  • Weekly home assignments
  • Guided audio files for home practice

Schedule: 8 classroom sessions: Monday Evenings 6pm - 8:15pm, October 22 - December 10

Instructor: Tim Burnett, Guiding Teacher of Red Cedar Zen Community and certified teacher of Compassion Cultivation Training.

Location:  Red Cedar Dharma Hall, 1021 N. Forest St., Bellingham, WA 98225

Cost & Options: No charge for Red Cedar Zen Members, $50 - $80 sliding scale for non-members. Sliding scale registration and scholarships are available for all of our events. If fees are a barrier we warmly invite you to contact registrar@redcedarzen.org to request a scholarship.

For more information:
Extensive background about CCT is available at the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education website.

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