Pathways to wholesomeness
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
Qualified Open Floor International Teacher
First class Hons as Master in Education – Transformative Educational Practices. Canterbury University New Zealand.
Diploma in Teaching Health and Outdoor Education
B.A. Honours in Community Studies from Bradford University UK
10+ years experience as a school teacher in Secondary and Primary settings.
Three years as resident practitioner at the Wangapeka study and retreat centre
Graduate of a three year school of mindfulness/meditation.
Qualified MBSR teacher
Musician, poet and song writer.
Jaime is the Founder and Director of Opening Minds. He has explored mindfulness with children, yougn adults and elders in a variety of setting froms weekend courses to offering 6 week retreats.
As a meditation and movement teacher he has studied extensively with Tarchin Hearn who encouraged Jaime to facilitate and teach. He is a graduate of a three years school of living dharma. He went to spend a further three years as a resident practitioner at the Wangapeka Study and Retreat centre. Jaime is a founding Director of the Young Adult Retreat, and Director of the six-week Bodhi Seeds Retreat.
Jaime is a director for the Community Rites of Passage Foundation. This works involves offering community led rites of passage events every year.
Jaime is a qualified Open Floor Movement Teacher.