Bookmark this page and check back often to learn where Elaine and a few of her close colleagues are speaking next. (There are no doubt many other worthwhile events for HSPs, but we are not able to list them all.)
Don’t miss the 38th HSP Gathering Retreat
“Coming Home to Ourselves as Highly Sensitive People: Reclaiming Our Wholeness”
September 14 – 18, 2023
Light on the Hill Retreat Center, Van Etten, New York
(Note the new dates and new retreat venue.)
More information below.
- Wise Women & Wonder Sensitivity Circle for HS Women over 55. First Sunday of every month, Noon US Eastern. Very small group, drop in, register here.
- Parenting Sensitivity Circle: Small group personalized support and education for parenting sensitive children and youth. Monthly drop in, read more and register here.
Ongoing: Mallorca, Spain. Monthly walks/excursions through nature with our local HSP-group led by Karina Zegers de Beijl. No hurry, no stress, just enjoy the views and each others company. For info visit here.
Ongoing: Dr. Jadzia Jagiellowicz, HSP researcher, HSP Consultant, and Elaine’s first graduate student, is offering a personalized Wellness Assessment of the link between personality traits, including high sensitivity ( HSP ), and physical symptoms. You will receive a written report including strategies to improve your health. Learn more here.
April 1 – Spirituality for HSPs: Community Conversation (Free), hosted by Alane Freund, April is HSP Spirituality Month. Highly Sensitive People are drawn to have a spiritual path, and community is key, so let’s talk. It’s FREE! Learn more and register here.
April 7 – Spiritual Health is the Key to Mental Health: AYHS Masterclass, hosted by Alane Freund, What does spirituality mean to you as highly sensitive people? To me it means honoring my inner life and having faith in a greater purpose. A live Q&A with Are You Highly Sensitive Learn more and register here.
April 21 – Raising Spirituality and Sensitivity: AYHS Parenting Masterclass, hosted by Alane Freund, What does spirituality mean when we are raising highly sensitive children? Raising HSC and HSY with active and loving spirituality improves all their odds for thriving! A live Q&A with Are You Highly Sensitive. Learn more and register here.
April 29 – HSQ Sensitivity Circle: Coaching Circle for LGBTQ+ HSPs , hosted by Alane Freund and Brian Torres. Are you HSP and LGBTQ+? That’s HSQ. Join our HSQ Sensitivity Circle for coaching, community, education, and support, led by HSQ therapists. Learn more and register here.
May 27 – 28 – National Conference of High Sensitivity “Jornadas sobre la alta sensibilidad” – Madrid, Spain – Be welcome to the 5th yearly event of the APASE, the Spanish association for HSP’s. Two days of interesting talks and workshops in the heart of Madrid, days of getting together, getting to know each other and our ‘quirks’. Learn more and register here. For any additional information, please write to: firstname.lastname@example.org
September 14-18, 2023 – The 38th HSP Gathering Retreat (Since 2001) – Light on the Hill Retreat Center in Van Etten New York. With Jacquelyn Strickland, the founder and retreat leader for the national & international HSP Gathering Retreats since 2001. Jacquelyn is a retired psychotherapist having worked exclusively with HSPs for over 20 years. Her work now focuses on her workshops and on her national and international retreats, plus smaller retreats in nature in Colorado where she lives. The registration form will be up soon and you can find it here. You can also get on the waiting list to be notified as soon as it is available. As always, Dr. Elaine Aron, my co-founder of these amazing retreats, will be joining us as part of our group for three hours via Zoom on Sunday, September 17. Note: In an effort to make this HSP Gathering Retreat more financially accessible, you might have noticed the original dates and retreat venue previously published have changed. We will now gather on the 268 acres of sacred land at Light on the Hill Retreat Center in Van Etten, New York.