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Body Wisdom Module 4 with Geordie Jahner PhD

October 18, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - October 23, 2020 @ 2:00 pm

$370.00 – $1,390.00
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This is a Private Event by application only


An OPEN FLOOR Art in Motion programme combining


at Mana Retreat Centre, Coromandel, New Zealand

This is a committed series of 6 workshops over 15 months for those looking to go on a deeper dive. It is an intense personally transformative process that progresses over the six consecutive workshops. Participants must commit to all six workshops.

Maximum number of participants = 30

In this powerful process we will be engaging movement and dance, drawing, creative writing and storytelling to evoke the wisdom of the body and the creativity of the imagination as a source for authentic expression, artful communication and new ways of responding to the challenges and most compelling themes of our lives.






This is Module 4: Sept 23-28, 2020 (5 days @ Mana).

Mod 5: Nov 6-8, 2020 (2.5 days @ Titirangi, Auckland)

Mod 6: Dec 11-17, 2020 (6 days @ Mana)

This ongoing group is the only work Geordie will be offering in Aotearoa through 2020.

The hours will count towards prerequisites and elective study for Open Floor teacher training.

What your retreat includes:

Tuition fee for all 6 Workshops: NZ$2,500

A $500 payment will be due prior to each of the 5 workshops at Mana (5 payments of $500)
20% discount available to Open Floor teachers and Open Floor teachers in training.
2 x $500 scholarships available. To apply for scholarship email [email protected]

The above tuition fee does not include Mana costs.

Mana Costs:
Full room & board includes cosy shared accommodation & 3 delicious vegetarian meals each day – 5 Day Workshop: $695

Single room Full room & Board includes single room accommodation & 3 meals each day – 5 Day Workshop: $845

Camping with 3 meals each day – 5 Day Workshop: $495

Commuter rates include lunches & dinners – 5 Day Workshop: $370


The Teaching Team

Geordie Jahner PhD
Geordie Jahner, PhD (Psychology), Registered Expressive Arts Therapist (REAT), is a dance artist, educator, and facilitator of conscious dance practices. Formerly a professional modern dancer and dance teacher, Geordie currently leads workshops and training internationally teaching Open Floor Movement Practice.

She has been teaching embodied movement meditation practice for many years and is known for providing a safe and creative field for personal inquiry, exploration, and transformative process.

Her certifications covering 40 years of study include many healing modalities, including 5Rhythms® dance teacher, Movement-based Expressive Arts therapist, Tamalpa Life/Art Process practitioner, Hellerworker, massage therapist, bodyworker, and dancer.

Geordie is passionate about the exploration of dance as a healing art and as a spiritual practice. Her classes support creativity & growth and nurture a deeper sense of presence & embodiment through conscious movement.


October 18, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
October 23, 2020 @ 2:00 pm
$370.00 – $1,390.00
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Mana Retreat Centre
608 Manaia Road, State Highway 25, RD1
Coromandel, 3581 New Zealand
+64 7 866 8972
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Payment is required in full at the time of booking, by credit or debit card, or direct bank transfer using our secure POLi payment gateway.

We draw special attention to two of our guidelines before registration: Mana provides lacto-ovo vegetarian food only, this means no fish or chicken and is an alcohol and drug free environment.

Mana caters for Gluten Free, Dairy Free and Vegan.

Cancellation Policy

This group requires a minimum number of participants to go ahead, if that number is not reached we reserve the right to cancel the event.

Should you, for any reason, decide to cancel your registration; please note our cancellation policy :

  • A $50 administrative fee is applied to all cancellations.
  • A Tuition cancellation fee may apply in certain circumstances.
  • These policies are reassessed in certain circumstances.


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