Concord Institute

An integral approach to health

The primary mission of Concord Institute is to promote greater self-reliance when it comes to achieving and maintaining optimal health and well-being. The secondary mission is to produce fundamental and significant shifts in human awareness to create new openings for growth and development. The educational curriculum of the Concord Institute employs an integral model for health and well-being that encompasses wholefoods, culinary arts training, bodywork practices, self-inquiry, self-expression and the creative arts.

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selected upcoming programmes and online resources

Long Term


FEB - JUN 2025

Integral Studies Basic Course

The Integral Studies Basic Course is a 4-month course of self-learning and self-discovery that is designed to produce a meaningful breakthrough in quality of health and well-being, and increased sense of aliveness and vitality.

Concord Institute, London

Open to all

20-25


SEP-OCT 2024

The Opening

In this programme, through a process of self-inquiry, we examine the ontological structure that determines how we experience and understand ourselves.

Concord Institute, London

Open to all

Ongoing


Concord Coaching Services

For the first time, Concord Institute will be offering coaching services to the community at large. Six sessions will take place over a 6-12 week period, drawing on our model of Integral Coaching, which is customised to meet the individual needs of each person’s situation.

Online

For graduates of the iEvolve seminar

4 Jul - 8 Aug


6 Classes

Tensegrity Series – Awakening Our Link to Intent

“Intent is a force that exists in the universe. When sorcerers beckon Intent, it comes to them and sets up a path for attainment. Intent is what can make a man succeed when his thoughts tell him that he is defeated.” — Carlos Castaneda

Online via Zoom and in-person

Open to all

Ongoing


culinary

Cooking Classes

Concord Institute School of Culinary Arts offer a range of cooking classes from beginner to advanced. All of our culinary teachers have undergone extensive transformational work and are trained in many modalities such as Macrobiotic and wholefood cooking.

Concord Institute

Open to all

8-13


NOV 2024

HeartSpace

Our inability to encounter each other authentically, naked if you will, not mediated through the social veneer of our personalities and concomitant strategies, may be the main reason why there is so much suffering and anxiety in the area of human relationships.

Concord Institute, London

For graduates of the iEvolve seminar

6 - 8


DEC 2024

The Meaning of Money

Money in one form or another has been an integral part of the human experience almost since the beginning of recorded history. It has been both a blessing and a curse. A great deal of human suffering can be traced back to our relationship with money.

Concord Institute, London

For graduates of the iEvolve seminar

16-17


Nov 2024

Healing the Ghosts of our Lineage

In early childhood, we merge with our environment, embedding family stories and secrets in our unconscious and shaping our behaviours. Using ancient Toltec movements, we will uncover and release these emotional memories, reclaiming our freedom and awareness.

Concord Institute, Unit 2-4 Thane Works, London, N7 7NU

Open to all


Ongoing

Tensegrity Practice Groups

Tensegrity is the modern name for a unique system of movements and practises handed down from Seers of Ancient Mexico. We offer regular series of classes, sharing the benefits of Tensegrity with newcomers and regular practitioners alike.

Centre for Science and Arts, 13 Lansdown, Stroud GL5 1BB

Open to all

26-27


OCT

Your Home, a Place of Power and Possibilities!

Unlock the secrets of Feng Shui and Nine Ki to harmonise with nature's rhythms and enhance your life. Discover how aligning your home's energy can boost creativity, improve relationships, and propel personal and professional projects to success. Click to explore how Simon's expertise can transform your space and life.

Concord Institute, Unit 2-4 Thane Works, London, N7 7NU

Open to all

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about concord institute

In October 1998 the Concord Institute for Integral Studies was set up as the main education and training centre for the Community Health Foundation (CHF), a registered UK charity founded in 1976 on Old Street in London.

The mandate of the Community Health Foundation is and has been to offer educational programmes and services to the community at large that enable people to become more self-reliant in terms of assuming greater responsibility for their health and well-being.

The particular education and training in “self-health” offered by the CHF has been variously referred to as the macrobiotic, holistic or integral approach because it takes a larger and more comprehensive view in understanding the human condition.

Among other things, this approach encompasses the physical, psychological, social and spiritual dimensions of people’s lives.

The institute discovered that taking a holistic approach was more efficacious in the long run toward restoring health and biological integrity, and for building more powerful immune capabilities for dealing with potential health problems that may lie in the future.

est. 1976, over 40 years of supporting
healthy and purposeful living

the last 10 years: (2007-2017)
294 programmes

5,676 participants
34,862 meals served

testimonials

Participating on The Foundation Course at Concord Institute has created a new space for me to be in my life I didn’t know was possible. Through practising the disciplines of bodywork, wholefoods cooking and ...

Blandine Bardeau

Artist, Macrobiotic Health Coach & Cook

"I came to iEvolve looking for a breakthrough that would progress an on-going commitment to become a more conscious being, capable of making a real contribution to others and thus living a life worth living. The three day and ...

Carissa Bub

Executive and Team Coach, Podcast Host, Speaker

When I decided to do the iEvolve programme I had reached a point in my life where I felt that I couldn’t just keep going on as I used to. Even though I was in a good place after engaging in therapy, I feared ...

Sonja Dorau

Student

The Foundation Course was an adventure of inquiry and discovery about the nature of the mind and the heart. It brought me great presence, open-heartedness and authenticity - not merely for myself, but in ...

Danny Schmulevitch

Environmental Facilitator

I remember approaching the Foundation Course with a lot of hesitancy. Questioning whether or not I felt ready to fully bring myself to the programme, whilst dealing with quite a lot of change in my personal life. ...

Lauren Facey

Student

My intentions for participating the Coaching Services were big, … I was struggling with one of the most existential questions: “Why am I here, what is my purpose?” and a more practical matter: “I want to ...

Anne Bogaerts

Coaching is a commitment to making a difference in someone’s life. As a coach at Concord, I have experienced the extraordinary privilege of working with people and listening to them open up about the realities of their life. ...

Paul Byers

Sales Director

The effect of participating in Power, Intent and Evolution was a profound one. I came out of the programme, especially the first time around, with all my senses amplified and having a clear vision for the year ...

Ales Marek

web developer, Tensegrity facilitator

As a coach, I was an ally who walked alongside my coachees, looking at areas where they were wasting energy or not being fully responsible in their lives. To hold another accountable for what they say they’re going to do meant ...

Raphy Mendoza

Brand Strategist and Graphic Designer

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posted
18/01/2024

Toltec Movements by Jim Morris

Human beings are relational creatures. Wherever and whoever we are, we are always in relationship with others – friends, colleagues, family, partners… In this online series, we will practice powerful Toltec movements to explore what it means to have integrity in our relationships.

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02/01/2024

Arriving at the Totality of Oneself

Arriving at the Totality of Oneself

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16/02/2023

Macrobiotics by Bill Tara

Macrobiotics: An Ecology of Mind and Body During this two-day workshop with Bill Tara, we will see how this ecological way of thinking can be used to empower us in the development of a healthy mind, body, and spirit.

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24/05/2022

This House is Not Your Home by Chris Warren

Here, we share a piece of music named ‘This House is Not Your Home’ written and performed by Chris Warren.

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