Holotropic Breathwork Weekend Workshop at Shanbolard, Ireland, 21-23 July 2017

A weekend of self-discovery through Holotropic BreathworkTM in the secluded & stunning venue of Shanbolard.

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Friday 21st July

Arrival & registration: 17.00- 18.00
 Homemade Soup &  Sourdough bread will be available on arrival

Opening Circle & Introduction to Holotropic BreathworkTM: 19.30- 21.30/ 22.00


Saturday 22nd July

Breakfast: 07.30- 08.30 am

Breathwork (1):  8.45 am- 12.00pm

Lunch: 13.00- 14.00pm

Breathwork (2): 14.45- 18.00 pm

Dinner:  18.30- 19.30pm

and Sharing: 20. 15- 22.00/22.30


Sunday 23rd July

Breakfast: 08.00-09.30am

Open Forum, Q&A & Sharing: 10.00- 11.30

Tea/coffee Break: 11.30- 11.45 am

Integration & Self-care: 11.45- 13.30pm

Lunch:  13.30- 14.30

The workshop closes after lunch.


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Nora McDonnell

Nora is a secondary school teacher in the west of Ireland and enjoys bringing the  holotropic perspective to her everyday interactions with young people. She has been involved with Holotropic Breathwork since the late nineties and certified as a GTT facilitator in 2011. Since then she has facilitated at workshops and training modules in Ireland, England, Slovenia, Czech Republic and Austria. She regards herself as a freelance facilitator and enjoys travelling to share in the Holotropic Breathwork experience in ...

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Claire Mathews

Claire lives with her husband & four sons in Shanbolard. She is a certified  GTT Holotropic Practitioner, who has co-facilitated at workshops & GTT training modules in Slovenia, Spain & Ireland. She is an NLP Mind Coach certified by the Irish Institute of NLP. She is also a Shamanic Practitioner/Counsellor certified by Shamanism Ireland/The Transpersonal Institute. Holotropic Breathwork became a major part of her healing journey in 2010. She is a passionate believer in the power of the ...

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The cost of the workshop is Euros 260.

 This includes accommodation & all (vegetarian) meals & snacks/tea/coffee.


Shanboolard, Moyard, Co. Galway, Ireland

Shanboolard, Moyard, Co. Galway, Ireland

Payment Details

Payment by cash or Paypal.

My Paypal account is clairemathews@eircom.net

Cancellation Policy

We request at least a week's notice for cancellations.

Travel Information

Dublin Airport.....a four hour drive to Shanbolard.

There are direct bus services from Dublin Airport to Galway City Bus station( check you are booking the direct service).

There are also bus services from Dublin City Centre ( check you are booking direct service to Galway City)

Bus service from Galway Bus station to Clifden. Shanbolard is a 15 minute drive from Clifden....we can arrange collection or alternatively there are various taxi services ( pre-booking essential)

www.citylink.ie  ( bus services....Dublin - Galway  & Galway to Clifden)


www.gobus.ie     (bus service  Dublin - Galway)

https://www.yelp.ie/search?cflt=taxis&find_loc=Clifden%2C+Co.+Galway . (taxis from Clifden to Shanbolard)

Train service from Dublin City/Heuston Station- Galway City



 Ireland West Airport Knock, Co. Mayo....a two hour drive to Shanbolard

There are bus services from Knock Airport to Westport......& Westport to Clifden....