Community Offerings

Free Summer Community Acupuncture

three week offering wednesdays: 7/10, 7/17, 7/24 & Fridays: 7/12, 7/19, 7/26 at 2:00pm

MUST SIGN UP BEFORE HAND SPACE IS LIMITED

Join us for FREE community acupuncture for 3 weeks in July! Experience the benefits of this healing modality, which aids in relaxation, the treatment of addiction, anxiety and promotes overall well-being. Receiving acupuncture in a community format is a cost effective way to receive health care and allows for group healing. During this hour long session we will focus on the ears for acupuncture, which helps to induce relaxation and supports detoxification.  

DBT Skills for Everyday Life

Tuesdays beginning february 26th 12:30-2pm with Dr. Cindy Poster

This is a 10 week group

Wednesdays beginning April 24th 11am-12:30pm with Dr. Cindy Poster

This is a 12 week group

Dialectical Behavior Therapy teaches a practical approach to better manage emotions. The relationship between acceptance and change is the root concept of DBT, and it promotes an “and” rather than an “either/or” way of thinking. DBT teaches how to cope with and change unhealthy behaviors and thoughts. It provides skills to manage emotions and decrease conflict in these four areas: mindfulness, interpersonal effectiveness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance.

Embodied Movement and Breathing Class

Tuesdays at 9:15am  with Doris Pasteleur Hall

Embodied Movement is designed to teach you ways to breathe, move, and be more comfortable in your body. Doris Pasteleur Hall is one of the true master of embodied movement in Fairfield County and we are grateful to have her share her knowledge, wisdom, and joy at Barefoot Living Arts.

Artfulness Meditation

1ST SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH 4-5PM NEXT 8/3

Expand your meditation practice and cultivate your creativity! Join us on the first of every month. All are welcome! Beginners and non-beginners of both art & mindfulness are welcome. Bring your own tools for drawing, writing, painting or any other outlet of your choice!

$5 dollar donation

Xui Xing Men's Group

first monday of the month at 6:30pm  with Dr. MArk

Xiu Xing means the act of walking a path to enlightenment by applying what one has learned from self inquiry and contemplation. During this meeting we will engage in meditation, contemplation, and philosophical conversation about the challenges and struggles that men experience during these changing times.


Classes Under Membership (New 30 days for $30, one month unlimited $60, drop in $25)

Sheng Zhen Meditaton - Standing Form 

Mondays & Fridays @ 9:15am with Dr. MArk

Sheng Zhen Meditation is a system of meditations in motion or in stillness. It draws and circulates qi, the life force, into the body. In the process, the practice pours Love into the heart of the practitioner bringing about a feeling of well-being, harmony with one’s surroundings, and a feeling of divine contentment. One is able to truly enjoy life and experience a sense of ease even in the midst of challenges.

Sheng Zhen Healing

TUesdays & thursdays @ 10:30AM

with DR. Mark and Michelle Quigley

Sheng Zhen Healing, is a restorative form and blends an ancient tradition with gentle, meditative movements performed seated on a chair. Healing Gong is an integration of healing traditions, using the power of Nature to heal oneself. What is the essence of the practice? The practice leads one to the original state that abides in every human being. One comes to experience the opening of the Heart and the stillness of the mind. This form is loved by many for the physical and mental benefits it has bestowed upon them.






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