School of Spiritual Direction

YEAR 1 LOCATIONS & DATES

SSD – YEAR 1 LOCATIONS & DATES

If you’re interested in establishing a class in your area, we’re interested in talking with you! Contact us.

CAPACITY
Cohorts fill up on a first-come, first-served basis. Unless otherwise specified, we generally accept 8-10 students per cohort. Your $400 deposit secures your spot in the group. We’ll indicate when a cohort has filled to capacity on this page. Please check before making your deposit. You can REGISTER by selecting the button at the right.

Learn more about our teachers…

Year 1 Registration Open – In Person Cohorts

Atlanta, GA 1B (Sun/Mon)
Danny Mullins
Oct 3-4, 2021
Nov 14-15, 2021
Jan 15-16, 2022
Mar 6-7, 2022
May 1-2, 2022

Cincinnati, OH (Mon/Tue)
Dan Henry and Owen Brock
Sep 27-28, 2021
Nov 29-30, 2021
Jan 31-Feb1, 2022
Mar 21-22, 2022
May 16-17, 2022

Colorado Springs, CO (Fri/Sat)
Daniel Kane
Oct 8-9, 2021
Nov 19-20, 2021
Jan 21-22, 2022
Mar 11-12, 2022
Apr 22-23, 2022

Columbus, OH (Fri/Sat)
Mike Brokaw and Erin Zappin
Oct 8-9, 2021
Dec 10-11, 2021
Feb 11-12, 2022
Apr 8-9, 2022
Jun 3-4, 2022

Grand Junction, CO (Fri/Sat)*
Dave Nixon and            Sharon Wada
Oct 7-9, 2021 –                  3 days in person
Dec 3-4, 2021 – online
Feb 11-12, 2022 – online
April 1-2, 2022 – online
June 3-4, 2022 –                 in person

*Please note this is a hybrid in person and online cohort

Fort Collins, CO (Fri/Sat)
Vicki Wehmeyer
Oct 15-16, 2021
Dec 3-4, 2021
Jan 21-22, 2022
Mar 11-12, 2022
Apr 22-23, 2022

Phoenix, AZ (Fri/Sat)
Danny Mullins
Oct 8-9, 2021
Dec 3-4, 2021
Jan 28-29, 2022
Mar 25-26, 2022
May 6-7, 2022

Winnipeg, MB (Fri-Sat)
Suhail Stephen
Oct 1-2, 2021
Nov. 26-27, 2021
Jan 21-22, 2022
Mar 18-19, 2022
May 13-14, 2022

Ireland/Northern Ireland (Fri/Sat)
Sara Carlisle and Susan Powell
Dates TBD

Please contact Sara with any questions.

CAPACITY
Cohorts fill up on a first come, first served basis. Unless otherwise specified, we generally accept 8-10 students per cohort. Your $400 deposit secures your spot in the group. We will indicate when a cohort has filled to capacity on this page. 

A CLASS IN YOUR AREA?
If you are interested in establishing a class in your area, we’re interested in talking with you! Please contact us. 

Year 1 Registration Open – Online Cohorts

Year 1 Registration – Closed

Atlanta, GA 1A (Fri/Sat)
Danny Mullins
Oct 1-2, 2021
Nov 12-13, 2021
Jan 14-15, 2022
Mar 4-5, 2022
Apr 29-30, 2022

Zoom On-Line – Henry/Brock (Mon/Tue) 
Dan Henry and Owen Brock
Sep 20-21, 2021
Nov 15-16, 2021
Jan 24-25, 2022
Mar 14-15, 2022
May 9-10, 2022

Chicago, IL (Mon/Tue)
Tim Reist and Deirdre Jansen Van Rensburg
Apr 19-20
Jun 14-15
Aug 16-17
Oct 11-12
Dec 6-7

Des Moines, IA (Fri/Sat)*
Renae Norwood and Sherri Harder
Sept 24-25, 2021
Nov 12-13, 2021
Jan 14-15, 2022
Mar 11-12, 2022
May 6-7, 2022

*Online and In Person Options

Houston, TX (Fri/Sat)*
Renae Norwood and Sherri Harder
Sept 24-25, 2021
Nov 12-13, 2021
Jan 14-15, 2022
Mar 11-12, 2022
May 6-7, 2022

*Online and In Person Options

Louisville, KY (Fri-Sat)
Tim Reist
Feb 5-6, 2021
Apr 9-10, 2021
Jun 4-5, 2021
Aug 6-7, 2021
Oct 1-2, 2021

Rockford, MI (Fri-Sat)
Janice & Terry Tarleton
Mar 26-27*
May 21-22
Jul 23-24
Sep 17-18
Nov 12-13
*First meeting is scheduled to be online with hopes the remainder will be in person.

San Jose, CA (Fri-Sat)
Steve Summerell, Sharon Wada and Michelle Manley
Sep 17-18, 2021
Nov 12-13, 2021
Jan 21-22, 2022
Mar 18-19, 2022
May 6-7, 2022
*Plan to meet in person when we can

Springfield, IL (Tue/Wed)
Tim Reist
Jan 26-27, 2021
Mar 23-24, 2021
May 25-26, 2021
Jul 27-28, 2021
Sept 28-29, 2021

York, PA  (Fri/Sat)*
Vicki Scheib
Sept 17-18, 2021
Nov 5-6, 2021
Jan 21-22, 2022
Mar 11-12, 2022
May 6-7, 2022       *Meeting In Person & Online

 Zoom Online Bilingual – Spanish/English (Fri/Sat) 
Clara Maranville
Aug 20-22, 2021
Oct 1-3, 2021
Nov 12-14, 2021
Jan 21-23, 2022
Mar 18-20, 2022

Students must be proficient in English and Spanish. They will be able to do their written assignments in either language, but all instruction will be done in English.

Los estudiantes deben ser competentes en inglés y español. Podrán hacer sus asignaciones escritas en cualquiera de los dos idiomas, pero todas las instrucciones se harán en inglés.

Zoom On-Line Boller 4 (Fri/Sat) 
Marty and Sandy Boller
Oct 1-2, 2021
Dec 3-4, 2021
Feb 4-5, 2022
Apr 1-2, 2022
May 27-28, 2022
Registration limited to 8 students – see our website regarding the process  https://contemplative-activist.com/sosd-online/

Zoom On-Line Boller 5 (Fri/Sat) 
Marty and Sandy Boller
Oct 8-9, 2021
Dec 10-11, 2021
Feb 11-12, 2022
Apr 8-9, 2022
Jun 3-4, 2022
Registration limited to 8 students *Applications at this point are for a wait list – see our website regarding the process  https://contemplative-activist.com/sosd-online/

Zoom On-Line Norwood/Harder (Fri/Sat) 
Renae Norwood and Sherri Harder
Sept 24-25, 2021
Nov 12-13, 2021
Jan 14-15, 2022
Mar 11-12, 2022
May 6-7, 2022

Zoom On-Line Norwood/Maranville (Fri/Sat) 
Renae Norwood and Clara Maranville
Aug 6-8, 2021
Sept 17-19, 2021
Oct 29-31, 2021
Jan 7-9, 2022
Mar 4-6, 2022

Zoom On-Line MacQueen 1 (Fri/Sat)
Wayne & Sabrina MacQueen
Feb 12-13, 2021
Mar 26-27, 2021
Jun 4-5, 2021
Sep 10-11, 2021
Nov 5-6, 2021
Available to anyone from the US or Canada.

Zoom On-Line MacQueen 2 (Fri/Sat)
Wayne & Sabrina MacQueen

Mar 12-13, 2021
May 14-15, 2021
Jul 9-10, 2021
Oct 15-16, 2021
Dec 3-4, 2021
Available to anyone from the US or Canada.

Zoom On-Line Stephen (Fri/Sat) 
Suhail Stephen
Sept 10-11, 2021
Nov 5-6, 2021
Jan 7-8, 2022
Mar 4-5 2022
Apr 29-30, 2022

Netherlands (Fri/Sat)
Sara Carlisle
Oct 15-16, 2021
Dec 3-4, 2021
Feb 11-12, 2022
Apr 8-9, 2022
Jun 3-4, 2022

Please contact Sara with any questions.

Southwest England (Mon/Tue)
Sara Carlisle
Sept 13-14, 2021
Nov 8-9, 2021
Jan 10-11, 2022
Mar 7-8, 2022
May 9-10, 2022

Please contact Sara with any questions.