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A California Learning Destination and Wellness Retreat For Conversations that Matter 

From crafting a healthier lifestyle by emphasizing your inner fitness to unlocking the secrets to successful leadership, the answers for self-discovery and growth can be found within the immersion programs at 1440 MultiversityAmerica's newest learning destination.  

 

Question, strategize, and think outside the box in personal and professional development courses led by mold-breaking luminary thinkers and esteemed practitioners whom we call champions. Named for the number of minutes in a day, 1440 is a principle1440 minutes in each day to be more aware, authentic, empathic, connected, and present. Together with our champions, we believe in building compassionate communities around the world . . . one person, one relationship, one connection, each minute of each day, one resilient act at a time.

 

1440 Multiversity is an operating 501(c)(3) philanthropic campus that supports charitable causes in the Bay Area. Thank you for supporting our work of self, society and pioneering new paths for collaborative communities in the world.

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Find Your Focus Upcoming Programs

Personal Growth
The Artist’s Journey
October 20 - 25, 2019
The Artist’s Journey
Making art mirrors our essential process of being alive—making a life and a self that is rooted in our highest vision and core values. Join best-selling author of <i>The Artist’s Journey</i> and Stanford-trained psychiatrist, Nancy Hillis, as she guides you to deep exploration and experimentation in the practice of abstract art. Creating art requires courage, patience, and persistence. Self-expression is the beating heart of being human. Examine the inner dialogue and landscape that shape your art, and root yourself in the well of creativity that is the essence of life.
Nancy HillisAbout Nancy Hillis Nancy Hillis
Personal Growth
Integrating Specialized Audio Technology into Your Practice
October 20 - 25, 2019
Integrating Specialized Audio Technology into Your Practice
In this groundbreaking workshop with neurosurgeon Dr. Eben Alexander, Sacred Acoustics cofounder Karen Newell, and psychiatrist Dr. Anna Yusim, learn how to incorporate specialized binaural technology meditations into your own life and into therapies for your clients. Leave this program knowing how to coach your patients to apply these practical techniques in their daily lives—and how they can use specialized sound recordings for harmony, healing, and wholeness.
Eben Alexander M.D.About Eben Alexander M.D. Eben Alexander M.D.
Karen NewellAbout Karen Newell Karen Newell
Anna YusimAbout Anna Yusim Anna Yusim
Personal Growth
Zen Parenting
October 25 - 27, 2019
Zen Parenting
What we do has a far more lasting impact on our children than what we tell them to do. Parenting is an opportunity to embody our most realized self—to consciously choose our thoughts, words, and actions as we engage with our kids and partner. Join mindfulness parenting experts and <i>Zen Parenting Radio </i>podcast cohosts Todd Adams and Cathy Cassani Adams to hone your essential self-awareness and achieve joyful, trusting, and authentic family connection. Return home with practical skills and concepts for building, maintaining, and strengthening your parenting and your partnership. 
Cathy Cassani AdamsAbout Cathy Cassani Adams Cathy Cassani Adams
Todd AdamsAbout Todd Adams Todd Adams
Health & Wellness
Fascia and Function
October 20 - 25, 2019
Fascia and Function
<p>Join <i>Anatomy Trains</i> author Tom Myers for an exciting immersion in the new paradigm of holistic anatomy. Share the new discoveries from the Fascial Research Congress about how the neuromyofascial web really works. See anatomical patterns through Tom’s unique approach to body reading and postural assessment. Discover how yoga, movement, and fascial release might be best used to restore structural and functional integration.</p>
Tom MyersAbout Tom Myers Tom Myers
Health & Wellness
Experience Barre3
October 24 - 27, 2019
Experience Barre3
Join barre3 cofounder and CEO Sadie Lincoln for a workshop rooted in movement, mindfulness, and meaningful connection. Sadie and her team will give you practical tools and hands-on training to help you create an intentional life that’s balanced in body and empowered from within. You’ll discover how the combination of movement, mindfulness, and social connection work together to create a connected, intentional, and empowered life.
Sadie LincolnAbout Sadie Lincoln Sadie Lincoln
Health & Wellness
Power Yoga™ Weekend
November 1 - 3, 2019
Power Yoga™ Weekend
Join Bryan Kest for a transformative weekend introduction into a system of exercise that combines the body, mind, and spirit. His world-renowned and holistic Power Yoga is physically invigorating as well as mentally clarifying. Through discussion, asana, and meditation, you will build strength, balance, and equanimity. Beginner and advanced practitioners welcome.
Bryan KestAbout Bryan Kest Bryan Kest
Professional Development
Designing Your Life Retreat
October 25 - 27, 2019
Designing Your Life Retreat
Hone in on your big questions at the Designing Your Life (DYL) Retreat, offered in weekend-long format for the first time ever. Join DYL cocreator Dave Evans for a high-impact experience based on the <i>New York Times</i> number-one best seller and wildly popular Stanford University course. Learn to apply “design thinking” to architect your own road map and thrive.
Dave EvansAbout Dave Evans Dave Evans
Professional Development
Be Your Own Leader
November 15 - 17, 2019
Be Your Own Leader
In a world of endless chaos and complexity, it has never been more important to take charge of your life and future—if you don’t, who will? Join celebrated speaker and author Whitney Vosburgh to learn the three steps of your leadership path: Purpose, Place, and Practice—your destiny, your community, and your method. During this weekend of purposeful self-discovery discover your inner wisdom, life navigational tools, and personal North Star. Together you’ll explore mindful and creative inquiry and walk away with a visual life map for creating your future, starting today.
Whitney VosburghAbout Whitney Vosburgh Whitney Vosburgh
Professional Development
Transforming Trauma with EMDR (Part 3)
December 5 - 8, 2019
Transforming Trauma with EMDR (Part 3)
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy has exploded in popularity worldwide, becoming a go-to, first-line treatment that is truly life-changing for countless people. Join Dr. Laurel Parnell, the renowned EMDR pioneer and author of five books, for this advanced training to complete your skillset in using EMDR tools. Studies repeatedly reveal that EMDR clients conclude therapy feeling acceptance, even empowerment, from the experiences that wounded them. Trauma has not only been resolved, but actually transformed. As a natural outcome, clients’ thoughts, feelings, and behaviors show thriving emotional health. Learn how to help your clients experience the full benefits of therapy, in moments instead of years, through EMDR.
Laurel ParnellAbout Laurel Parnell Laurel Parnell
Belonging & Unity
the be.come project
November 15 - 17, 2019
the be.come project
Join the be.come project’s founder and master instructor Bethany C. Meyers for a weekend of movement, conversation, and creativity. Explore the project’s body-neutral, love-yourself approach to boutique fitness. You’ll experience be.come classes led by Bethany, intuitive eating discussion with Whitney Hull-Benson, fireside chats, journaling, and group sharing. Together, you’ll work through topics like body image, diet culture and how societal beauty standards have distorted our perceptions of self-worth. You’ll gain a deeper understanding of how to implement and embrace movement in your life in the most positive way.
Whitney Hull-BensonAbout Whitney Hull-Benson Whitney Hull-Benson
Bethany C. MeyersAbout Bethany C. Meyers Bethany C. Meyers
Belonging & Unity
Self-Care for Politically Challenging Times
January 24 - 26, 2020
Self-Care for Politically Challenging Times
Looking at the news, the world can seem off balance. If we want to champion peace, we must nourish our internal power and bring balance and positive change wherever we go. In this inspiring weekend for activists, engaged citizens, and caring individuals, meditation pioneer Sharon Salzberg and self-care activist Shelly Tygielski—joined by ‘me too.’ movement founder Tarana Burke, scholar-activist Rosa Alicia Clemente, and gun control advocate Emma González—deliver a centered and regenerative approach to dealing with today’s political climate. Enrich your efforts with real-world tools, proven tips, and positive solutions to help you weather the divisive storm. Bring your best self to the work and way of life that is important to you.
Shelly TygielskiAbout Shelly Tygielski Shelly Tygielski
Sharon SalzbergAbout Sharon Salzberg Sharon Salzberg
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Private & Shared Rooms Rest, Relax and Reflect

1440 is not a hotel or resort. Rather it evokes the feeling of stepping onto a small private college campus, including dormitory-style accommodations. You can relax and renew in our private rooms and suites, however, the majority of our accommodations are designed to be shared with minimalist design and the freedom from distracting devices such as TVs and telephones.

 

Our modern sleeping pods offer social interaction and the most affordable accommodations for those traveling on a budget. All accommodations include instructor led wellness classes, three healthy daily meals in Kitchen Table that always include vegan foods, use of the Fitness Center and infinity-edge hot tub in the Healing Arts center, and access to four miles of nature trails surrounded by towering redwoods.

Meeting at 1440 Multiversity

Meetings

Inspired Meetings

From inspired gatherings to immersion conferences to overnight retreats, enjoy educational and team-building activities spark deeper conversations and creativity for your organization to flourish.  
Dining At 1440 Multiversity, Scotts Valley

Dining

Local, Organic Cuisine

Nourish body and spirit with fresh, local cuisine that reflects 1440's commitment to healthy and sustainable dining experiences. Enjoy seasonal, plant-based foods and organic meats and seafood sourced locally at Kitchen Table.

 

 

Healing Spa at Learning center in Scotts Valley

Spa & Healing Arts

Renew and Restore

Restore and renew with holistic spa treatments, from a brightening facial to a detox massage. Spa therapies promote relaxation, natural healing and restorative sleep so you are energized for your next learning experience.

Guest ReviewsA Nourishing, Healing Place

"Driving into 1440 is a feast for the senses and staying here is always a delight. From the food to the spa to the beauty of the land, everything is impeccably held and executed. Whether you are going for personal rejuvenation or want to partake in one of 1440's programs, you will be inspired and leave renewed."
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Traveler’s Insights

How did 1440 Multiversity get its name?
How did 1440 Multiversity get its name?
1440 represents the number of minutes in a day—a principle of sorts that affords each of us 1440 opportunities to be more aware and mindful of how we are spending our time and the development of a greater awareness of ourselves and our relationships with others. Multiversity represents the "multitude" of doors or pathways one can choose from to learn and grow on their journey to self-discovery and human design. Learn More About How did 1440 Multiversity get its name?
Can locals or visitors enjoy 1440's campus facilities and trails?
Can locals or visitors enjoy 1440's campus facilities and trails?
While we occasionally offer events and programs for locals, the 1440 campus is a private retreat with tours, trails and amenities only for registered guests. 1440 strictly abides by this policy and enforces criminal trespass laws, which can lead to penalties of up to six months in county jail and/or a fine up to $1,000.00 Learn More About Can locals or visitors enjoy 1440's campus facilities and trails?
Why do I have to wear my registration badge?
Why do I have to wear my registration badge?
1440 is a private campus and your registration badge is made exclusively for you containing your name, dates of your stay and the program you are registered in. Based on the 501c3 status of 1440 Multiversity as a learning destination, we are legally required to only serve guests that are registered to learn on our campus.

The staff is expected to ask guests to identify themselves by wearing the badge provided to them upon arrival at The Lodge when entering classrooms, the community dining hall, signature classes, retail outlets, healing arts, or any other public space on campus.

Guests must display their registration badges at all times and present them to staff before being served or granted access to the private grounds of 1440. You will be asked for your badge so please wear it at all times.
1440 strictly abides by this policy and enforces criminal trespass laws as outlined in California Penal Code 602 PC which can lead to penalties of up to six (6) months in county jail and/or a fine up to $1,000.00
Learn More About Why do I have to wear my registration badge?
Can I book a private room for my stay at 1440?
Can I book a private room for my stay at 1440?
Yes, all guests have the option of booking a private room at a premium price based on a first-come basis when available. However, please select carefully since not all private rooms have private bathrooms. You can book a private room by reserving online or by calling 1-844-544-1440 (option 1). If you have a traveling companion you wish to share with, you must call to book such reservations over the phone as our website only allows for individual reservations. To book for more than one person sharing the same room, please call our reservations line: 1-844-544-1440. Learn More About Can I book a private room for my stay at 1440?
What are the daily hours of the Spa and Healing Arts center?
What are the daily hours of the Spa and Healing Arts center?
The Spa and Healing Arts center is open from 9:00 am to 10:00 pm daily and accessible to registered guests only. Based on demand, locker rooms and steam rooms are only available to guests with reserved treatments on the weekends. Learn More About What are the daily hours of the Spa and Healing Arts center?
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1440 Multiversity Learning center in Scotts Valley

A Bay Area Retreat for Life Learning

Retreat to our peaceful haven in the redwoods of Scotts Valley, California, in the mountains between San Jose and Santa Cruz. Explore nearby coastal towns, Pacific beaches, or Sonoma and Napa Valley wineries, or discover our beautiful wooded campus with indoor and outdoor art installations from ancient fossils to murals and sculptures placed throughout the 75 acres.

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