Pen-Y-Bryn Farm is pleased to host Nicole Maricia of Fine Balance Yoga for this very powerful workshop. Nicole will facilitate Trauma Informed Teacher Training for Yoga & Healthcare Professionals.
This workshop is 23 hours is total. 20 Contact hours on the farm with 3 hours of reading and reflection work questions to be completed before the course.
Upon completion of this training, participants will have a comprehensive understanding of the foundation and application of trauma informed Yoga theories and techniques to support healing. Trauma informed Yoga techniques are simple, yet highly effective and versatile and can be easily integrated into a variety of settings.
Through Trauma Informed Yoga Training participants will:
•Gain theoretical and experimental foundation in trauma informed Yoga theory and techniques.
•Understand the therapeutic application of the philosophy and practice of Yoga when working with addictions, PTSD and complex trauma.
•Learn how to create safe classes and practices for trauma survivor that emphasize on choice and agency and focus on the importance of internal, felt experience.
•Explore and practice teaching therapy breathing and grounding techniques and the physical forms of Yoga.
•Examine and discuss the Koshas (levels of human being), Kleshas (the cycle of suffering), Yamas & Niyamas (ethics and practices), the Gunas (basic psychological archetypes), Langana & Brahmama (categories of Yoga practices) as they pertain to trauma experiences.
•Investigate the differences and intersections between Western Medical and Yogic perspectives of trauma, the body and disease.
•Consider the dynamics within the therapeutic relationship including the importance of boundaries, self-care, strength-based client centered practices and Yoga as form of embodied activism.
Workshop price $375 with a manual
Early bird price before May 14th 2018: $350
June 8-10, 2018
Friday 5-9 pm
Saturday & Sunday 9-5 pm
Please bring your own yoga mat. We do have a limited number of mats available if you do not have your own.
Onsite accommodation package is available for the price of $200
Friday night accommodation and snacks
Saturday night accommodation with breakfast, lunch and supper
Sunday breakfast and lunch.
For more information or to book your spot contact firstname.lastname@example.org