Course dates

Course dates, 2020

Fri 14th February 2020, 7.45pm – 9.30pm
Sat 15th February 2020, 10.00am – 6.00pm
Sun 16th February 2020, 10.00am – 5.30pm

Sat 29th February 2020, 10.00am – 6.00pm
Sun 1st March 2020, 10.00am – 5.30pm

The full days are fairly long as it’s an intensive course, so I make sure there are substantial breaks: at least one hour for lunch and at least 20 minutes each morning and afternoon.

The course is non-residential.
It’s a two-weekend course.


Venue will definitely be Leeds, probably North Leeds, otherwise City Centre.
The venue will very accessible by public transport, and have reasonable parking possibilities, with places to eat nearby.

It will probably be:

Oakwood House (first floor)
637 Roundhay Road
Leeds LS8 4BA
(Sadly, this venue is not accessible for those who cannot use stairs.)

It may be the Swarthmore Centre, Leeds  LS3





Bargain Price (first 4 places): £249
Saver Price (next 4 places): £285
Early Bird Price: £330 (Book by 5 weeks before course starts.)
Full price: £360

MEGA offer:

In CCI we have wonderful residential events across the UK. It’s a kind of DIY-therapy. We have fun, play and workshop…. We sit and stand together, laugh cry and sing together.

They are like none other: peer-led, we co-create the programme as we go, at an Opening Circle each day.

If you complete this course and decide to book for the wonderful residential McCoCo May 2020 (, you can claim a £50 discount.

Cancellations and refunds
If you cancel your place more than six weeks before the course begins I will refund all the money you have paid, less a £10 administration fee.
If you cancel your place less than six weeks before the course begins I may refund you some money, but I won’t promise to do so.
In the unlikely event that I cancel the course I would give you as much notice as possible and would give you a full refund of what you have paid.

Group size
Over the 17 years I have been teaching this course it has always been between 5 and 12 people, and usually around 8. It will not be bigger than 16.
… is not provided. You are welcome to go to local eateries, or eat your own packed lunch at the venue.

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Not sure yet?
You are most welcome to telephone me first to discuss whether this is the right course for you: feel free to discuss any questions you may have.