Spiritual Direction Training  
Dates & Rates
Spiritual Direction Training – USA
Kanuga Conference Center 
Entry Times:  March and September every year.
Intensives Dates:

There are three four-day weekend intensives per year. All intensives will be held online until Kanuga reopens. When registering you may choose to take the course Online Only or Online Now and In Person Later. 


  • Sep 9-13, 2021 

  • Jan 13-17, 2022

  • Mar 24-28, 2022 (Spring 2022 start)

  • Sep 15-19, 2022 (Fall 2022 start)

  • Jan 19-23, 2023

  • Mar 23-27, 2023

  • Sep 14-18, 2023

  • Jan 18-22, 2024

  • Application Fee: $100 (non-refundable), payable to the Haden Institute.

  • 2022 Tuition: $3000 per year, due in 8 equal payments of $750
    (multiple smaller payments may be made by prior arrangement) 

  • For in-person cohorts only: Room & Board for each Intensive - rates to be determined by Kanuga Conference Center (typically around $630 per Intensive)

Online Intensives held using the Zoom platform 
We use a combination of large group webinars and small group meeting rooms to host our intensives.
In Person Intensives held at Kanuga Conference Center
Kanuga Conference Center in Hendersonville, NC. is one of the best conference center settings in the U.S. It is located on a 1400-acre campus in the North Carolina mountains with a lake, hiking trails, tennis courts, and good accommodations with many fireplaces and rocking chairs. Kanuga is closed because of the pandemic and we look forward to gathering there once again when it is safe to do so.

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"The Spiritual Direction case study method has taught me so much."

— SD Particpant


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Spiritual Direction Training – Canada
Mt. Carmel Spiritual Centre 
Entry Times:  Applications are being accepted for the upcoming class which begins in October 2022.
Intensives Dates:

There are two 7-day intensives per year in residence at Mt. Carmel Spiritual Centre. 


Class of 2024 

  • 12-19 Oct 2022

  • 03-10 May 2023

  • 11-18 Oct 2023

  • 01-08 May 2024

  • Application Fee (non-refundable):  $100 (USD) payable to the Haden Institute.

  • 2022-24 Tuition:  $3000 (USD) per year payable to the Haden Institute. Tuition is paid in eight equal installments of $750 (USD)  

  • Room & Board:  $1050 Canadian (or US equivalent) for each one week residency period is payable to Mt. Carmel Spiritual Centre ten days prior to start of each residency session. All major credit and debit cards accepted. Price includes single room with private bath, buffet style meals, and use of all Centre facilities.

Intensives held at Mt. Carmel Spiritual Centre
Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre, Niagara Falls, Ontario, overlooks the world famous Niagara Falls and is located on 30 acres with wooded areas, open spaces, and gardens.

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Entry times fill quickly!


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