Introduction to Healing of Memories

March 29, 2017 - April 9, 2017
Cape Town
South Africa

 Healing Of Memories International Training Course


“Introduction to Healing of Memories”

Course Leader – Fr. Michael Lapsley

Duration:                                     29 March – 9 April 2017

Location:                                       Cape Town, South Africa

Language of facilitation:               English

Closing date for applications:     1st March 2017


Course fee:

USD 1,200 (include workshop accommodation, meals, training material, transport and all excursions related to the course) R12 000 for local participants.

The Institute for the healing of Memories seeks to contribute to the healing journey of individuals, communities and nations. Our work is grounded in the belief that we are all in need of healing because of what we have done, what we have failed to do, and what has been done to us.

Specifically the course aims to introduce participants to:

The Healing of Memories healing process and methodology.

The fundamentals of Healing of Memories practice.


Programme include:    

An Introduction to the philosophy and work of the Institute of the Healing of memories.

Participating in a Healing of Memories workshop and the Second phase of the workshop dealing with anger hatred and forgiveness.

Healing of Memories pedagogy and praxis with special reference to people living with HIV/AIDS, people in prisons, refugees and post war trauma.

Visiting a local community and explore models of community healing.

Sharing models of self-care.



Limited funds are available to support those unable to raise the full fees. Scholarships will be awarded primarily on the basis of the context the applicant and their need for such training. Other factors taken into account include prior experience, diversity of applicants (age, gender, nationality, experience etc) and the demonstrated commitment and motivation of applicants.


For further information on IHOM and the “Introduction to Healing of Memories” course please contact:

Fr. Michael Lapsley SSM

[email protected]

Fatima Swartz

[email protected]

[email protected]

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