Compassionate Listening Intensive – Online

Transforming communication in relationships and communities
with Rosamund Oliver
Friday 2, Saturday 3, Sunday 4 October
Six online sessions across three days

All times shown in IST (Irish Standard Time)
Friday 10:30 – 12:00 and 15:00 – 17:30
Saturday 9:30 – 12:00 and 15:00 – 17:30
Sunday 9:30 – 12:00 and 15:00 – 16:30

Resting in the heart of compassion we hold a truly safe container in which real communication can happen. This way of listening transforms our interactions to provide potential for deep healing in personal relationships and also within communities.

Who is this for?
This six session experiential and interactive online event is designed for anyone using listening in his or her life or work who would like to extend the power of compassionate listening.

Topics include:

  • Holding safe non-judgmental space for communication
  • Compassionate listening in different situations
  • Kindness towards myself and towards others
  • Listening in challenging interactions
  • Taking time to connect with myself

What to expect during the event

  • Guided meditations and reflections
  • Listening Circles for sharing
  • Exercises in pairs and triads in break out rooms
  • Discussion with time for feedback, questions and answers.

People are asked to make time to attend all sessions.

There are six online sessions across three days with a short break halfway through each session.

When you have registered, joining details and information about how to prepare for this workshop will be sent to you a few days before we start.

Book online now

Fee €180
Concession €160

Concession fees are available for students and the unwaged. To apply please contact

Dzogchen Beara has a policy of not turning anyone away for financial reasons.

Online booking here
Enquiries by email or + 353 (0) 27 73032

Attendees will receive clear and simple guidelines on how to connect via the Zoom video conferencing platform. Zoom is one of the world’s most popular video conference apps. It is free and you do not have to have or create a Zoom account to join this streaming.

Rosamund Oliver
Rosamund OliverInternational Trainer
Rosamund Oliver, BA, Dip Psych, ECP, is an international trainer who founded and developed the Deep Listening Training method in Ireland with other trainers. As a UKCP psychotherapist and supervisor, she worked with private clients and with the elderly in
psychiatric care for a number of years. Her education work includes teaching stress reduction to nurses at hospices, creating a prison meditation project and
introducing spiritual care and contemplative ideas to a wide variety of people. She works in Ireland, Germany, Holland, UK and Spain, and also teaches Deep
Listening Training on university courses. For over 40 years, she has studied how to apply Buddhist meditation and philosophy with many different teachers and she is still learning.