Venerable Robina Courtin is well known straight speaking Buddhist nun who has worked with prisoners on death row and founded the Liberation Prison project.
The theme, Inner Peace Outer Action, focuses on the ways our inner transformation impacts on our ethics and actions in the world and on the role of spirituality in the well-being of individuals and the community.
Anthropologist, renowned author and Zen Buddihist Roshi Joan Halifax, has done extensive work with the dying through her Project, Being with Dying. Take a workshop from the founder herself on Training Health Care Professionals in Palliative Care – Cultivating Empathy and Compassion in End of life Care.
Liz has lectured for a number of years in the areas of embodiment and death and dying, as well as undertaking research in the care of the dying in the intensive care unit. Her focus on death and dying