Joshua Tree Experience

Finding Presence and the Pursuit of Self

A 7-Day Immersive Experience to UpLevel your Game in 2020. Come Together. Practice. Heal Trauma. Upgrade your Life.

January 19-26, 2020

Joshua Tree Retreat Center

Space is limited. Register today.

Join Tommy Rosen, Kia Miller and Heather Monroe for a Week Long Journey into the Magic of Joshua Tree.

The amazing desert simply must be experienced. This extraordinary setting will provide the backdrop for an unforgettable experience. We will explore the National Park together.

WHAT TO EXPECT

This retreat will focus on healing the past and fully embracing life in the present moment.  To achieve this we will engage in yoga, meditation and community. There will be special sessions designed to heal relational trauma and unlock our true freedom.

This will be an opportunity to reflect on our personal missions in life and give us tools to move forward in our recoveries from any and all addictions.

EXPERIENCE

Each day offers a sunrise Kundalini Yoga set and meditation, 12-Step meetings, Morning Vinyasa (Flow) yoga class, afternoon yoga and recovery workshops and plenty of time to relax and explore the surroundings.

Space is limited. Register today.

meet your teachers

Tommy Rosen

Founder of Recovery 2.0

Tommy Rosen is a yoga teacher and the founder of Recovery 2.0. He’s also the author of Recovery 2.0: Move Beyond Addiction and Upgrade Your Life. Tommy leads yoga retreats and workshops internationally and presents regularly at yoga conferences and festivals. He has 28 years of continuous recovery from drug addiction.

Kia Miller

Founder of Radiant Body Yoga

Kia Miller is a renowned yoga teacher who imparts her wonderful passion for life and well-being in her teaching. Her classes focus on breath, alignment and the interconnection between mind, body and spirit, allowing students to work at their own pace in a safe and transformational environment.

Guest Presenter

Heather Monroe

Director of Program Development, Newport Academy

Heather Monroe, LCSW, is a psychotherapist and licensed clinical social worker. She specializes in treating trauma and its destructive effects on individuals and families. She has worked in the fields of teen treatment and prevention for more than 10 years.

meet your musicians

aykanna

Sukhdev and Akahdahmah passionately share a joint vision to express freedom, unity, peace, and love through their work with sacred music, quantum healing and Kundalini Yoga. Their love for one another, as well as our mother earth is infectious, and spreads through their music and teachings. Joined together they are the dynamic musical duo called Aykanna.

meet your chef

Shivanter

Shivanter

Creative Director/Founder, Conscious-Strategies LLC

Shivanter Singh aka. John Barczak.
Food Influencer/vegan-vegetarian chef.
Consultant and global facilitator for experiences that create platforms for change/transformation.
Supporting organizations and teachers to bring awareness and expertise in using food as a healing modality.

what's included

Retreat Includes:

  • 7 Nights Accommodation
  • 3 Vegetarian Meals Per Day
  • Daily Movement and Meditation Classes
  • All Workshops, Lectures and Discussions
  • Live Music by Aykanna

Does Not Include:

  • Air Travel to Joshua Tree National Park
  • Ground Transportation to Joshua Tree Retreat Center
  • Additional Food and Beverages

Retreat Details

Retreat Dates: January 19-26, 2020

Location: Joshua Tree Retreat Center, California

Retreat Cost: $2,400
(Includes lodging, meals, lectures, classes, meetings and live music. Once your application has been confirmed, you may choose to pay in full or 2 equal payments with our payment plan)

who may apply

The Joshua Tree Experience is intended for people who identify as being in recovery from addictive substances or behaviors with at least 30 days of continuous sobriety at the time of application. All participants commit to avoiding the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other addictive substances during the program.

Application Process

  • There are no fees for submitting your application.
  • Applications are reviewed on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Once your application has been accepted, you will be invited to register and pay for the training.
  • Choose to pay in full or in 2 equal payments with our available payment plan.

faqs

The Joshua Tree Experience is intended for people who identify as being in recovery from addictive substances or behaviors with at least 30 days of continuous sobriety at the time of application. All participants commit to avoiding the use of alcohol, tobacco, and other addictive substances during the program.

$2,400 covers everything you will need once you arrive at the retreat center – including three beautiful meals a day prepared by Shivanter, the incredible vegetarian chef.

No. There is no nicotine in any form allowed on this trip. On this journey, there’s no need for nicotine.

Yes, you will want to have at least begun a practice of yoga. However, the yoga we teach, while challenging to each individual, will be accessible to practitioners at every level.

Absolutely! If you have a partner or friend who is also in recovery or who has supported you in your recovery, please ask them to apply and include your name in their application. Sharing this transformational week with someone close to you is such a gift.

Your accommodations, all of your meals, all lectures, yoga, and retreat activities are included. You should not need to spend more than a few dollars in addition to this cost.

Your transportation to and from The Joshua Tree Retreat Center (air and ground), equipment rentals, additional snacks, book store purchases and incidentals.

January at Joshua Tree is mild, with very cool evenings and modest daytime high temperatures. It’s spectacular for excursions into the natural landscape.

Layered clothing, yoga clothing, hiking boots, slip on shoes and your camera! Please bring a yoga mat if you have one.

We are staying in family-style apartments and cottages at the retreat center. Bathrooms are located inside each unit, and towels are provided. You are guaranteed your own bed, and will be placed in a single-gender lodging option. If you are coming with friends you would like to lodge with (regardless of gender) please connect with us by emailing [email protected]

It may be possible to stay at the Joshua Tree Retreat Center for personal retreat before or after this trip. Please contact the property directly to inquire.

The Los Angeles International Airport is about 2.5 hours from the Joshua Tree Retreat Center. If you prefer to fly into the Ontario, CA airport, Orange County, or Palm Springs, they are all a little closer. You are welcome to rent a car and carpool, or we will arrange a shuttle service at a few different times for arrivals from the Los Angeles International airport (additional cost).

Space is limited. Register today.

If you have any questions about this retreat, please contact us.