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Desert Healing Retreat - Joshua Tree 5/10-13/2019


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Joshua Tree has been a place of pilgrimage, profound healing, clarity and magic for me for many years.  It is the wild west, the moon and the bottom of the ocean.  This desert vortex will ask you to dig deep but will hold you through any waves you need to ride to get to the next destination in your curriculum.  

The Cactus Moon in Yucca Valley is a gorgeous, quiet, spacious retreat property with comfy, beautifully decorated rooms, lots of light, many indoor and outdoor spaces to hang out, and a lovely pool.

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To believe that we can really be effective in life-that we can take risks and create and share more of ourselves, we have to dissolve the structures that say we can’t. Reprogramming our hearts, minds and spirits with self love, self trust, and self authority allows us to be the kind of solid people that can lead, teach, activate and inspire.

We accelerate our healing process when we do it in community. We can go farther together than we can alone. In our evolutionary spiral, we return to our edges with greater consciousness, more tools, and greater awareness to go deeper. The specific retreat itinerary will take shape by the group that is magnetized to this land and wants to assemble for this healing retreat.  I find that each group I work with has its own personality and there are always themes that show up.  We will use personal inquiry, Breathwork, writing prompts, sound, movement and connecting with Spirit and the Earth to move forward.

We will have a morning and afternoon circle session in addition to:

Three group Breathwork healing sessions

A sound bath at the Integratron

One of my favorite Joshua Tree hikes!

Morning stretchy/chill yoga

An organic, Paleo-friendly menu designed and cooked for you by a functional nutritionist

Downtime for reading, writing, relaxing by the pool, and getting to know each other

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This healing retreat will support you in smoothing the rough edges in any lifetime patterns that are ready to move.  This is a coed retreat, open to all genders.  There is space for 12 onsite and 10 offsite.  

RATES:

Shared room twin bed - $800

Shared room full size bed - $850

Private room full size bed - $900

Retreat rate if you stay offsite & find your own accommodations - $650 (feel free to email me for suggestions)

*all bathrooms are shared*

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TBD Itinerary:

Fri, May 10th
1:00P Arrivals during the day
6:00P Dinner
7:00P Opening Circle

Sat, May 11th
7:30A Yoga
8:30A Breakfast
10:00A Morning Group 
12:30P Lunch
3:00P Hike/Afternoon Group  
6:00P Dinner
8:00P Breathwork

Sun, May 12th
7:30A Yoga
8:30A Breakfast
10:00A Morning Group 
12:30P Lunch
3:00P Integratron/Afternoon Group  
6:00P Dinner
8:00P Breathwork

Mon, May 13th
7:30A Breakfast
8:30A Group – Completing the Circle
12:00P Departure

*Please email me at erin@erintelford.com with any questions you have!

 

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Retreat Policy:  Your retreat deposit of $350 will be non-refundable and used to secure your spot in the retreat. Your balance must be paid by March 30th, 2019. No refunds within two weeks of the start of the retreat. No refunds for leaving the retreat while it’s in progress. Purchase of your ticket indicates acceptance of this policy.