Tag Archives: Jon Magnuson


The Power of Ritual This retreat focuses on the psychological power of personal and community ritual as it impacts personal and community life. The Swinomish Indian Community, a North Salish tribe located 90 miles North of Seattle will provide the … Continue reading

Watercourse Way III

Tending Body, Tending Soul This retreat is an invitation to an experience of engaged spirituality. A time to anchor one’s self in a specific time of extended mindfulness practice, set in context and exploration of Eastern and Western spiritual traditions. … Continue reading

Movement as Medicine: Tai Chi for Health & Wellness

7th Annual Cedar Tree Institute Tai chi Retreat Movement as Medicine Tai Chi for Health & Wellness Increase body self-awareness Reduce physical & emotional stress Body structure for balance & strength Range of Motion Flexibility Regulate the immune system Dates: … Continue reading

Dreams: God’s Forgotten Language

You are invited… Since 1995, the Cedar Tree Institute, has offered over 50 workshops for clergy and faith leaders in Northern Michigan. The major focus for those learning experiences has been, and continues to be, the integration of spiritual disciplines … Continue reading

2015 Janus Project Autumn Seminar: Navigating Uncertain Seas

The Cedar Tree Institute in cooperation with Bell Hospital presents: 2015 Janus Project Autumn Seminar September 9-12, 2015 Palliative Care & the Treatment of Chronic Illness A colloquium for Medical Professionals Working with End of Life Care A three-day kayak … Continue reading

2014 Janus Project Summer Seminar: Journey Into Darkness

The Cedar Tree Institute in cooperation with Bell Hospital presents: 2014 Janus Project Summer Seminar September 19-21, 2014 Pain Management and the Search for Meaning A Seminar on Palliative Medicine And End-of-Life Care FALL SYMPOSIUM Continuing Education Event for Physicians … Continue reading

The Iron Butterfly 2014

The Iron Butterfly 2014 is a workshop on Mind/Body Training for Stress Reduction, Healing, & Peak Performance. Brought to you by The Cedar Tree Institute. Continue reading

The Iron Butterfly 2013

THE IRON BUTTERFLY 2013 A practice-oriented workshop based on research from mind/body medicine & athletic training addressing regulation of stress responses, including visualization techniques & key components contributing to peak performances mentally & physically.

2012 Janus Project Summer Seminar: Double Helix

The Cedar Tree Institute in cooperation with Bell Hospital presents: 2012 Janus Project Summer Seminar August 24-27, 2012 A Colloquium for Medical Professionals Working with End-Of-Life Care DOUBLE HELIX Patient-Centered Care in Chronic Illness A three-day kayak trip along 20 … Continue reading

The Iron Butterfly 2012

On Saturday June 9, the Cedar Tree Institute will present a workshop called The Iron Butterfly. Based on research by The Mind/Body Institute of Harvard Medical School, the religious contemplative tradition and martial arts disciplines, this workshop will cover mind/body … Continue reading