2017 The wisdom school: Personal grounding & professional development program begins with "The Simple truth", California retreat, see below, in Sept. of 2017. Click here for Info


Sept. 8-10, 2017: The Simple Truth: Retreat for Wisdom and Well-Being in Santa Ynez, California ... Ami Chen with special guests Jenny Anderson, Dave Elleray from Innate Well-Being and Freedom Thinking, UK, and Gabriela Maldonado-Montano.

Fridays: Finding the Health in Mental Health ... at Mental Health Client Action Network (MHCAN)  A free drop-in class at a mental health drop-in center in Santa Cruz, 1051 Cayuga St. Public is welcome.This class has been postponed until mid Sept. Updates will be posted.


Oct. 27-29th, 2017: "The Awesome Event" Conference ... Ami will be leading the "Activism" track, on Civic Engagement from the Heart, in Charlottesville, VA. "Awakening the human potential for inspiring sustainable, impactful solutions" ... Join us to explore an understanding of the mind that allows you to break free of limits, relate more fully with others, and experience more ease, resilience and fun--both in your personal and work life. With tracks on Education, Trauma/Violence, Awakening, Resiliency and Addiction, featuring professionals from around the globe. Find out more here.


Feb. 10th-11th, 2018: "Kauai Retreat" ... Location: Halalei Bay, Kauai. More information and registration details coming soon. This is a stand alone retreat and also the second retreat for "Wisdom School" participants.

2017 The Wisdom School: Personal Grounding & Professional Development program begins with Santa Ynez, CA Retreat SEPT. (8-10), 2017