Don Bosco Renewal Centre (Formerly known as DON BOSCO YUVA PRACHODINI)

(Formerly known as DON BOSCO YUVA PRACHODINI)

DBYP

Salesian International Training Centre

Offers Courses in ongoing formation
for Priests, Religius and Laity
DBYP

Course Schedule - 2016

    1. Preparation for Final Vows (Thu Jan4th to Sun Jan 28th 2018)

    Target Group: Only Salesians in the last yearbefore FinalVows.
    Contents:Orientation & Assessment of the Past, Consecrated Life, Community, Prayer, Mission, Discernment, Psycho-sexual Integration & Celibacy, Group Counselling and Guided Retreat.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee, Retreat &Gp. Process : ` 17,000.00

     

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    2. Personal Growth and Renewal (Thu Feb1stto SatFeb24th 2018)

    Target Group : Priests & Religious interested in deepening their personal and spiritual life and leading happier and more committed lives.
    Contents : Consecrated Life, Spiritual Direction, Midlife Transition, Prayer, Core Transformation, Formation of Conscience, Psycho-sexual Integration & Celibacy, and Group Counselling.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee & Gp. Process : ` 15,000.00

     

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    3. Leadershipand Animation of Communities (Wed Feb28thto TueMarch 27th 2018)

    Target Group : Leaders of communities, whether preparing to take charge or already in office.
    Contents: Prayer Animation, Leading Multi-CulturalCommunities, Leadership Styles, Church Leadership, Animation of Communities, Listening Skills, Emotions and Healing of Hurts, Community Building Skills and Child Policy.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee : ` 16,000.00

     

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    4. Preparation for Final Vows (Tue April 10th to Fri May 4th 2018)

    Target Group: Only Salesians in the last year before Final Vows.
    Contents: Orientation & Assessment of the Past, Consecrated Life, Community, Prayer, Mission, Discernment, Psycho-sexual Integration & Celibacy, Group Counselling and Guided Retreat.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee, Retreat & Gp. Process : ` 17,000.00

     

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    5. Counselling and Value Training for Educators (Wed May 9th to Tue May 22nd 2018)

    Target Group: Priests, Brothers, Sisters, Campus Ministers, Teachers and Parish Youth Coordinators.
    Contents: Issues and Problems in Human Behaviour, Counselling Skills, Person Centred Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Transactional Analysis, Moral Development, Values and Value Clarification Exercises, Priorities and Value Decision Making, Search for Meaning and Fulfilment, and Dealing with Challenges to Value-based life.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee : ` 8,000.00

     

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    6. Personal Growth and Renewal (Also open to Silver Jubilarians) (Sun 27th May to WedJun 19th 2018)

    Target Group: Priests & Religious interested in deepening their personal and spiritual life and leading happier and more committed lives.
    Contents: Consecrated Life, Spiritual Direction, Midlife Transition, Prayer, Core Transformation, Formation of Conscience, Psycho-sexual Integration & Celibacy, and Group Counselling.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee & Gp. Process : ` 15,000.00

     

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    7. Fully Alive after 50 (TueJune 26thto Wed July11th 2018)

    Target Group : Those who are about 50 -70 years of age, desirous of bringing about renewal in their life.
    Contents : Post-Midlife Transition Helps for a meaningful, creative & productive life, Issues affecting senior age, Forgiveness & Healing of Hurts, Growing Old Gracefully.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee : ` 9,000.00

     

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    8. Course for the Salesian Rector (Wed July 18th to Wed Aug 1st2018)

    Target Group:  Leaders of Salesian Communities.

    Contents :Study of the Salesian Rector’s Manual, Animation & Government of the Community, Assessment of Candidates, Diversity Management, Financial Accountability, Legal Issues, Spiritual Direction, Community Life, Documentation. .

    Registration, Board & Lodge, Course Fee : `10,000.00

     

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    9. Renewal Course and Retreat for the Silver Jubilarians (SunAug5thto Sun Sept 2nd 2018)

    Target Group : Priests & Religious interested in using theoccasion of their Silver Jubilee to deepen their commitment and grow into happier persons.
    Contents : Consecrated Life, Spiritual Direction, Midlife Transition, Prayer, Congregational Charism, Core Transformation, Formation of Conscience, Psycho-sexual Integration & Celibacy, and Directed Retreat for 5 days.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee &Dir. Retreat : ` 16,500.00

     

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    10. Salesian Renewal Coursefor Silver Jubilee of Profession (Wed Sept12th to Tue Sept 25th 2018)

    Target Group: An intensive on-going formation course for Salesians and members of the Salesian Family who are nearing the Silver Jubilee of Religious Profession.
    Contents: Updates on Don Bosco, Theological Updates, Pastoral and Moral Issues, Salesian Youth Pastoral Ministry, Salesian Pedagogy, Missionary Animation, Community Life and Mission.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee : ` 10,000.00

     

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    11. Renewal Course and Retreat for the Silver Jubilarians (Thu Sept 27th to Thu Oct 25th2018)

    Target Group : Priests & Religious interested in using the occasion of their Silver Jubilee to deepen their commitment and grow into happier persons.
    Contents : Consecrated Life, Spiritual Direction, Midlife Transition, Prayer, Congregational Charism, Core Transformation, Formation of Conscience, Psycho-sexual Integration & Celibacy, and Directed Retreat for 5 days.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee & Dir. Retreat : ` 16,500.00

     

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    12. Formation of Formators (Mon Oct 29th to Sun Nov 25th 2018)

    Target Group : Priests & Religious engaged in the Formation Ministry. Laity who are involved in the Formation of Clergy/ Religious in a significant way.
    Contents : Formation of Formators, Qualities of a Formator,  Assessment of Candidates,  Issues related to Formation of Women Religious, Vocational  Motivation & Discernment, Psycho-Cultural aspects of  Formation, Formation to Prayer,  Psychology of  Human Development, Spiritual  Direction,  Community Building, Psycho- Sexual Integration & Celibacy, Group Counselling.

    Board & Lodge, Course Fee & Gp. Process : ` 16,500.00

     

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    13. Practice of Spiritual Direction and Counselling (Mon Dec3rd to Wed Dec13th 2018)

    Target Group : Persons involved/interested in spiritual direction, e.g. in a formation house, in an educational setting or in priestly ministry, but have no advanced professional training in the subject.
    Contents : Introducing Spiritual Direction, Models and Approaches, Qualities of the Spiritual Director, Listening Skills, Review of Life, Confidentialityand Ethics of Spiritual Direction, Healing of Emotions. There will also be supervised practice as well.

    Board & Lodge & Course Fee : ` 6,000.00

     

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    14. Renewal Course and Retreat for the Silver Jubilarians (Tue. Sep. 26thto Tue. Oct. 24th, 2017)

    Target Group : Priests & Religious interested in using the occasion of their Silver Jubilee to deepen their commitment and grow into happier persons.
    Contents : Consecrated Life, Spiritual Direction, Midlife Transition, Prayer, Congregational Charism, Core Transformation, Formation of Conscience, Psycho-sexual Integration &Celibacy, and Directed Retreat for 5 days.

    Registration, Board & Lodge, Course Fee & D. Retreat : ` 16,000.00
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    15. Formation of Formators (Sun. Oct. 29thto Sun. Nov. 26th, 2017)

    Target Group : Priests & Religious engaged in the Formation Ministry. Laity who are involved in the Formation of Clergy/ Religious in a significant way.
    Contents : Formation of Formators, Qualities of a Formator, Holistic Formation Methodology, Assessment of Candidates, Issues related to Formation of Women Religious, Vocational Motivation & Discernment, Psycho-Cultural aspects of Formation, Formation to Prayer, Psychology of Human Development, Spiritual Direction, Community Building, Psycho- Sexual Integration & Celibacy, Group Counselling.

    Registration, Board & Lodge, Course Fee & G. Process : ` 16,000.00
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    16. Basic Skills in NLP (Wed. Nov. 29thto Tue. Dec. 5th, 2017)

    Target Group : Anyone who is interested in personal growth and deepening of self-awareness.

    Registration, Board & Lodge, Course Fee : ` 4,000.00
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    17. Practice of Spiritual Direction and Counselling (Sun. Dec 10th to Wed. Dec. 20th, 2017)

    Target Group : Persons involved/interested in spiritual direction, e.g. in a formation house or in priestly ministry, but have no advanced professional training in the subject.
    Contents : Introducing Spiritual Direction, Models and Approaches, Qualities of the Spiritual Director, Listening Skills, Review of Life, Confidentialityand Ethics of Spiritual Direction, Healing of Emotions. There will also be supervised practice as well.

    Registration, Board & Lodge, Course Fee : ` 6,000.00
    Admissions : admitdbrc@gmail.com
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Tentative Schedule for January to May 2017
Jan. 4 - 29, 2017 : Preparation for Final Vows - SDBs.
Feb 2 - 14, 2017 : Midlife Spirituality
Feb. 2 - April 22, 2017 : Community Animation and Leadership
Feb 2 - 27, 2017 : Personal Growth and Renewal
March 2 - 26, 2017 : Leadership and Animation of Communities
March 29 - April 22, 2017: Spirituality of Ministry and Community Animation
Apr 25 - 20 May, 2017: Preparation for Final Vows - SDBs.

PLEASE NOTE:
1. All courses begin at 6.30 p.m. on the first day of the course. Participants are to arrive by 4.00 p.m.
2. All courses conclude by noon on the last day unless indicated otherwise.
3. Applications are accepted on a first come first served basis.
For online Bank Transactions: Name: DON BOSCO YUVA PRACHODINI; A/No: 0526 053 000 000 568; South Indian Bank, Bannerghatta Branch, IFSC: SIBL 0000 526.
5. The Application Form may be downloaded from the website: www.dbyp.org and send to:
The Programme Director, Don Bosco Renewal Centre,
SOS Post, Bangalore 560076 India.
Or send an email to admitdbrc@gmail.com

6. The Application form is to be accompanied by a “Recommendation Letter” of the Major Superior of the applicant - see website.

What DBRC Provides :
DBRC offers “On-going formation’’. As such our concern is the formation of strong minds and spirits, updated training, strengthening of ministry practices, and exploration of new avenues of thought and action, hoping to make a significant and constructive contribution to the Church. To this end, we offer

  • Chances for individual counselling and spiritual direction.
  • 6000 - Volume library with a well-furnished reading room..
  • Qualified and experienced resident as well as guest faculty.
  • Relevant and practical courses tailored to the needs of different target groups.
  • Scenic settings, with well-designed building, set among flower garden and fruit trees, with the bonus of the well-known Bangalore weather all year round.
  • Warm and joyful atmosphere, accommodation, food and amenities highly rated by participants.

Contact without delay :
Rector/ Programme Director
Don Bosco Renewal Centre, SOS Post, Bannerghatta Road,
Bangalore - 560 076, India, Tel : 080 - 26584115, 26593522, 26583718
Admissions Email : admitdbrc@gmail.com
Application forms may be downloaded from the website.
Website :www.dbyp.org

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