Training Course “From Caterpillar to Butterfly”, 01.03. – 10.03.2022, Merine, Italy

From Caterpillar to Butterfly’ is an 8 days training course organized by VulcanicaMente from Italy bringing together human workers who are willing to explore and develop their inner resources and the vast depth of their potential in order to create transformational experiences, support the authentic growth and embracement of a soulcentric life-style for all young people. 

Location: Merine, near Lecce, Italy
Dates: 01.03. – 10.03.2022

Aims of the training course are to:

  •  discover and explore the The Nature based Map of the Human Psyche and The Soulcentric Wheel of Eight Stages of Development in order to maturely live and contribute to the Earth community;
  •  explore the inner soul gifts, resources and potentials based on the Eco-Soulcentric Human development perspectives in order to find our place in the World and manifest the soul-gifts;
  •  bring to life the hidden resources of the human self through nature-based practices and mindfulness.
  •  create a commUNITY of heart-minded, dedicated people who create transformational learning environments in order to support and guide the authentic growth of all young people.

All costs for accommodation and food are covered by the Erasmus+ programme. Travel costs will be reimbursed up to 275€ for participants from Germany. We from NaturKultur e.V. charge a 40€ participation fee!

You are invited to contribute to VulcanicaMente’s future local projects by making a donation from 40 to 100 Euros based on personal financial possibilities. The donation is not compulsory but recommended.

If you want to read more details about the project make sure to check out the Infopack.


Before deciding to apply and attend the project, please be aware of the following Covid-19 restrictions.

  1. Participants will have to follow the European guidelines for COVID prevention to
    travel safe.
  2. Only vaccinated or fully recovered from less than 4 months can get in Italy prior a compulsory Covid antigen or PCR test.
  3. We will ask you to get a PCR test before your arrival and show us the proof it. These costs will be reimbursed if they fit in your travel budget.
  4. Flights will not be reimbursed if cancelled, travel insurance is compulsory and on
    your expenses. VulcanicaMente will not cover any health or Covid consequences.
  5. The Training Course will be a closed community for one week.

You can apply below if:

  • You are a resident of Germany
  • You are 18 years old or older
  • You are human worker, youth worker, trainer, educator or NGO leader and worker
  • You are ready to show responsibility and commitment to all the activities of the project
  • You have passion and motivation to learn, share and enjoy
  • Your level of English is enough to communicate and share your opinions

For questions please get in touch with Lina : [email protected]

Deadline: 31st January

Find the call on SALTO-YOUTH or apply directly here.