PLEASE NOTE: The workshops are included in the registration price. Each registrant will be able to choose four workshops to attend. There are four total sessions: A, B, C and D (2:00-3:30pm and 4:00-5:30pm Friday and Saturday). Participants may choose one workshop from each time slot. SDI will send you a form after you register that will allow you to rank your top 3 workshop choices for each slot.


Come to engage, participate, and learn from the SDI global learning community.

Click the buttons below to see each set of Workshops, or you can view all the Workshops in the table below.


Ancient truths, new insights.

Information that can lead to transformation.

Group settings that allow both for community learning and one-to-one interaction.


These are the goals of our workshops for Spiritual Companionship for Our Times, Santa Fe 2020.


Westina Matthews & Fr. Tommie Watkins 

A Contemplative Approach to Spirituality and Sexuality 


Shawn Zevit  & Nadya Gross

A Four Worlds Approach to Spiritual Direction


Nancy Shadlock

Examen the Play Dough


Andre Van Zijl & Debrah Friedland VanZyl

Creating Sacred Companionship and Self-Care Through the Arts


Chelsea Forbrook, Sister Alison McCary, Brian Gaeta-Symonds

Gender, Sexuality & Spirituality in Spiritual Direction 


Rebeccah Bennett & Carolyn Griffeth 

Spiritual Direction for Liberation


Andre Van Zijl & Debra Friendland-VanZyl

Creating Sacred Companionship and Self-Care Through the Arts