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Center for Courageous Living offers a variety of programs and retreats during the year. More…

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Center for Courageous Living was founded by Janet Solyntjes, MA, Certified MBSR Teacher, and Jeff Price, MA, LPC, LAC, CGP More…

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Programs and Retreats


Mindfulness-Based Wellness (MBWell)

Mentoring & Coaching Sessions

Tap the well of your inner resources.

Deepen your ability to be in the present moment.

Discover a genuine, artful and fearless approach to life. 

Janet offers 38 years of experience with mindfulness practices and teachings which provide the basis for suppporting others in a non-judgmental inquiry into the habitual patterns which undermine their ability to meet life's challenges with gentleness,bravery, insight and wisdom.

Whether you have a formal meditation practice or are new to practice, MB-Well sessions help you see both the current situation and the path forward with greater clarity and compassion.

Cost: $150 hour or 3-session package for $400

(sliding scale available to low-income clients)

Currently offered only on Zoom

Contact Janet to find out more.



Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

with Janet Solyntjes, MA, Certified MBSR Teacher

MBSR 8-week course was designed by Jon Kabat-Zinn at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Center for Mindfulness.For more information about the course MBSR

Check back soon for fall MBSR courses.

In-Person and Online Retreats

Shambhala Mountain Center

5-day Silent Mindfulness Meditation Retreat

with Janet Solyntjes and Janet Curry

June 19-23, 2021 (Online)

For more information and to register: SMC


5-day Meditation Retreat: Sitting in Beauty

with Janet Solyntjes

August 10-15, 2021 (In-person)

More information and to register: SMC


Intro to MBSR weekend

October 1-3, 2021

More information coming soon!


Leading with Genuine Care Retreat

October 3-7, 2021 (In-person)

More information coming soon!


7-day Silent Mindfulness Meditation Retreat

with Janet Solyntjes and Jon Aaron

December 10-17, 2021

For updates on in-person retreats: SMC

Virtual Practice & Study Groups

Monday Morning Practice Sessions

These sessions will resume in September, 2021.

7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Mountain Time

$20 session

Minimum of one month participation is requested to provide continuity for the group.

Start the week with a guided meditation, short wisdom talk, and brief sharing in a small group context.

*The word "sangha" refers to a community of spiritual practitioners.  No need to be affiliated with any particular tradition!

For more information MON

MBSR 8-week Course in Business Settings

We are currently scheduling MBSR courses in business settings in the Front Range for Fall 2021.