YOGA & MOVEMENT COURSE
ADVANCE YOUR UNDERSTANDING OF TRAUMA-INFORMED YOGA & MOVEMENT
3 DAY CPD FOR FACILITATORS | JANUARY 2022 in LONDON/ONLINE | £330
This course is an extension of our Level 1 Trauma-Informed Yoga & Movement Course, and builds on the principles of trauma-sensitivity in relation to yoga and other movement modalities. With a more practical approach, you'll be invited to develop your teaching skills with trauma-informed movement work that you can take into your various settings as yoga teachers, movement facilitators and/or therapists.
Build on the principles of yoga theory with an understanding of the basic neurobiology of trauma
Learn the ways in which movement can support trauma and/or be possibly traumatic
Explore and practice how to integrate trauma-informed movement practices into general yoga and therapeutic movement settings including working with language and invitational cues
Discover how to support individuals in special settings including issues of health and safety, supervision or mentorship, self-care/self-awareness and "broken-healer" issues
Approach the nature of complex trauma and working in specific areas of trauma
Separated into two sufficient parts (Level 1 and Level 2), this course is designed for the following yoga and movement professionals:
yoga teachers with an existing 200 hour teacher training certificate or equivalent together with other trauma training or professional experience
movement facilitators (eg. dance, somatics) together with other trauma training or professional experience
registered therapists (eg. counsellors, psychotherapists, psychiatrists, body psychotherapists) looking to learn more about how movement/body awareness can support people who have experienced trauma.
DATES & VENUE
The training will be held between Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd January 2022 between 10.30am and 4.30pm. Soma Lab is easily accessible with good transport routes as well as accommodation options for those that need them. Please bring your own Yoga Kit (which you may leave in the studio overnight).
You may choose to attend the first two days via Zoom Link to the studio, however you are required to attend the final day of practicum in studio.
STUDY & ASSESSMENT
6 hours of pre-course study including reading and self-reflection assignments. This ensures everyone arrives primed and well prepared
12 hours of post-course study to complete assessed assignments
Self-reflective review of the course materials
Video submission of a trauma-informed yoga session
4 weeks prior to the start date, you'll received the Course Manual and a reading list detailing the texts you'll need to access
Comprehensive course handouts will be provided
You'll need access to a computer, internet, camera, printer, and stationery
Mats and props are provided on trainings days
This training is the one to go for if you want to learn more about helping your students find peace in their practise in a friendly and supportive environment
KATIE, BAREFOOT BODY TRAINEE
FEES & PAYMENT
Full course fees are £330. However, if you are registered on our 300-hour Yoga Teacher Training, this could form part of your personal portfolio of Electives Training hours.
3 days of face-to-face tuition (you may attend days 1 and 2 via Zoom link)
Course Manual & comprehensive handouts
Unlimited tea on training days!
We're committed to minimising financial barriers, which is why we offer a variety of payment options. Deposit payments are a guide and can be adapted to suit individual financial circumstances.
Flexible instalments can be made so long as full payment is made 4 weeks prior to the course start date. Please contact us to discuss a plan that works for you. We're here to help.
Books from the required reading list (although we do our best to locate free online resources; £40 fee for instalment payment plans (waived until 31 December 2021; travel, accommodation, and catering/subsistence costs; costs associated with access to a computer, internet connectivity, email account, printer, stationery, and camera for video assignment (contact us for Learning Support)
REFUNDS & CANCELLATIONS
Your deposit is non-refundable in all circumstances. We will only refund a whole training fee for fees paid in full prior to the date 4 weeks before your course start date, minus your deposit. No refunds will be offered on training fees on cancellations after this date. Fees are non-transferable to another training
As part of our commitment to accessibility, we're proud to offer a bursary and scholarship scheme for this yoga teacher training course.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate their need for financial support, their dedication to the practice of yoga, as well as present their vision for taking the practice off the mat and out into community/outreach settings.
To make an application, please complete our short, confidential form.
WHO CAN APPLY FOR THIS COURSE?
Applications welcomed from yoga teachers with a 200H qualification or equivalent; movement facilitators and registered therapists looking to learn more about how movement/body awareness can support clients who have experienced trauma. All must have other trauma training or professional experience.
GET IN TOUCH
We're sure you have plenty of questions and we warmly welcome them. We'd love to advise and support you on your continuing professional development as a yoga teacher. Send us an email or simply fill out the form below.