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Gestalt Training Program (GTP XIX) (Oct. 2016 - Oct. 2017)

  • Gestalt Institute of Cleveland 1588 Hazel Drive Cleveland, OH 44106 (map)

The Gestalt Training Program (GTP) is designed to foster the growth, development, and transformation of people in a manner unique to the Gestalt Institute of Cleveland in service to individuals' personal and professional development.

GTP strives for diversity and the building of a community of people with different backgrounds, ideologies, cultures, races, religions, and professions. We engage in the important work of expanding our capacity for living a meaningful life and our potential to contribute meaningfully to the world. We support the integration of body, mind, emotion, and spirit in search of a richly satisfying way of life.

Continuing Education (CE): 250 contact hours

Tuition & Fees
Application: $150.00 (non-refundable)
Tuition: $8,319.00
Early Bird: $7,923.00 (before Sept. 7, 2016)
Use promo code: GTPXIXSep2016

Faculty Co-Chairs
Philip R. Belzunce, PhD, NP, LMFT, CPC, BCC, BCPP
Sarah M. Toman, PhD
Karen Tomoff, LPCC-S, LICDC, MT-BC


Session 1: October 13-16, 2016
Session 2: December 8-11, 2016
Session 3: February 9-12, 2017
Session 4: April 6-9, 2017
Session 5: June 1-4, 2017
Session 6: August 10-13, 2017
Session 7: October 12-15, 2017
Session 8: December 7-10, 2017
Session 9: February 22-25, 2018
Session 10: April 5-8, 2018

Thursday: 1:00pm-7:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-7:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-7:00pm
Sunday: 9:00am-1:00pm

Anyone working with individuals, couples, families, or groups in a broad range of professional settings will benefit from the program. Health care and healing professionals, coaches and business leaders, social services workers, teachers, ministers and pastoral counselors, consultants, and graduate students. GTP is particularly ideal for practitioners seeking to enhance their training and individuals seeking to expand their capacity to relate to others in their personal or professional lives.

The admission process is an opportunity for us to begin to know about each other.

Pre-requisite(s): Admission into GTP requires that you complete a Gestalt Experience
Workshop (GEW), which will introduce you to the type of personal growth work you will
experience during our 18-month program.

Application: Complete and submit a Training Program Application, along with the
application fee.

Interview: After your application is received, you will be contacted and interviewed,
either in person or over the phone, by a faculty member.
You will be notified of your acceptance into GTP as soon as these steps are fulfilled.