Introduction to the Theory and Practice of CBCT®

CBCT® Courses for the Public

CBCT Summer Retreat

Our CBCT summer retreat with Prof. Negi will be June 24-27, 2017.    Please make sure to read our payment instructions and cancellation policy thoroughly.

Location: Drepung Loseling Monastery, Inc.
              1781 Dresden Dr.
              Atlanta, GA 30319

Due to popular demand, we are offering a four-day CBCT retreat for participants who have completed a CBCT Foundation Course.   It is particularly tailored to CBCT teachers wanting to refresh their practice and to CBCT students wishing to deepen their compassion training. The retreat will cover all six modules of the foundation course, while providing opportunity for longer periods of meditation and reflection.  

The retreat will meet from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm daily except for the last day when it will end at 4:30pm.   (Times are subject to adjustment.)  The cost of the retreat for general participants is $425 and includes a catered lunch and generous tea breaks twice a day. To be fully registered, you must sign this online liability waiver:

Mandatory Liability Waiver for Summer Retreat

Please note: no refunds will be issued within 7 days of the start of the course.  If registration is cancelled prior to that time, your fee will be refunded less a $50 administrative fee. No registration is guaranteed until payment is received. 

Despite appearances on the payment page, we are only able to accept Mastercard and Visa; also, if you have problems with the payment system, this is generally due to the security/firewall settings on your computer or network. Please be assured that this is a secure payment system.  

When you reach the registration page, please fill in all blanks with a brief answer, under program, please select "Other."  This will take you to a page where you can review your information.  Please hit submit--this will take you to a page where you can fill in the amount you wish to pay (i.e. $425).  Click submit again, and you will be taken to the secure online payment page. 

To register and pay via our secure on-line credit card payment system, please click here. 

To pay by check, please do NOT register on-line.  Download the following registration form, fill out completely and mail with your check to:

Emory-Tibet Partnership
Attn: CBCT
1599 Clifton Rd. NE
Mailstop 1599-001-1CB
Atlanta, GA  30322

Eight-Week CBCT® Foundation Course with Professor Lobsang Tenzin Negi

Our next 8-week course with Prof. Negi will be Wednesday evenings, 7:00-8:30pm, August 23-October 11, 2017.  Please make sure to read our payment instructions and cancellation policy thoroughly and sign the online liability waiver.
Location: Emory University
              1599 Clifton Rd. NE
              Room 1.432
             Atlanta, GA 30322

Our next 8-week Foundation Course with Dr. Lobsang Tenzin Negi will be offered Fall Semester, 2017 on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-8:30pm beginning August 23.  The cost of the course is $395 for the general public; full-time students (age 18+) and full-time Emory employees receive a $100 discount for a rate of $295, and the discounted rate for full-time Emory students is $195. (Proof of current full-time enrollment in a degree-granting institution is required to receive the student rates.)  We also offer two work-study scholarships each semester.  (Please contact us for more information.)  To be fully registered, you must sign the online liability waiver:

Mandatory Liability Waiver for Fall 2017 8-week Foundation Course

Please note: no refunds will be issued within 7 days of the start of the course.  If registration is cancelled prior to that time, your fee will be refunded less a $50 administrative fee.  We cannot split registrations over multiple courses.  No registration is guaranteed until payment is received.

Despite appearances on the payment page, we are only able to accept Mastercard and Visa; also, if you have problems with the payment system, this is generally due to the security/firewall settings on your computer or network. Please be assured that this is a secure payment system. 

To register and pay via our secure on-line credit card payment system, please click here.

To pay by check, please do NOT register on-line.  Download the following registration form, fill out completely and mail to:

Emory-Tibet Partnership
Attn: CBCT
1599 Clifton Rd. NE
Mailstop 1599-001-1CB
Atlanta, GA  30322

Two-Weekend Intensive CBCT® Foundation Course with Professor Lobsang Tenzin Negi

Our next Two-Weekend Intensive with Prof. Negi will be August 26-27 and September 23-24, 2017.  Please make sure to read our payment instructions and cancellation policy thoroughly.

Drepung Loseling Monastery, Inc.
1781 Dresden Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30319

Due to popular demand, we also offer a two-weekend intensive version of the Foundation Course. It is particularly tailored to individuals interested in CBCT® who live outside the Atlanta area and/or who have prior contemplative or counseling experience. While no prior meditation experience is required, participants should be prepared for an immersion experience. This course will cover the same material as the eight-week Foundation Course.

 The course meets from 9:30am to 5:00pm on the Saturdays and from 11:00am to 5:00pm on the Sundays.  (Times are subject to adjustment.)  The cost of the course is $395 for the general public; full-time students (age 18+) and full-time Emory employees receive a $100 discount for a rate of $295, and the discounted rate for full-time Emory students is $195. (Proof of current full-time enrollment in a degree-granting institution is required to receive the student rates.)  To be fully registered, you must sign this online liability waiver:

Mandatory Liability Waiver for Fall 2017 Two-Weekend Intensive

Please note: no refunds will be issued within 7 days of the start of the course.  If registration is cancelled prior to that time, your fee will be refunded less a $50 administrative fee.  We cannot split registrations over multiple courses.  No registration is guaranteed until payment is received. At the discretion of ETP, scholarship assistance for 2-3 people may be extended to those with difficult extenuating circumstances.

Despite appearances on the payment page, we are only able to accept Mastercard and Visa; also, if you have problems with the payment system, this is generally due to the security/firewall settings on your computer or network. Please be assured that this is a secure payment system.

To register and pay via our secure on-line credit card payment system, please click here. 

To pay by check, please do NOT register on-line.  Download the following registration form, fill out completely and mail to:

Emory-Tibet Partnership
Attn: CBCT
1599 Clifton Rd. NE
Mailstop 1599-001-1CB
Atlanta, GA  30322

Community-Based CBCT® Courses and Special Workshops

Various Locations

The Emory-Tibet Partnership offers community-based CBCT® courses and workshops for a wide variety of organizations including educational groups, faith-based congregations, and businesses. All community-based courses and workshops are taught by a certified CBCT® teacher.Fees vary depending on the length of the course, sponsorship, and other factors. See the organizer of the course you wish to attend for tuition information.If you know the sponsor of the course and the correct fee, you may register online.For more information about offering a CBCT® course or workshop through your organization, e-mail: cbct@emory.edu.