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Intro to Trauma Sensitive Yoga Training

Nov 14, 2020 - Nov 15, 2020
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Facilitator:  Becky Morrissey, LPCC-S, LICDC-CS, ERYT500

CEUs: 10
Required Reading:

  •  Mary NurrieStearns, Yoga for Emotional Trauma 
  • David Emerson’s Overcoming Trauma with Yoga and Trauma Sensitive Yoga: Bringing the Body into Treatment 

Cinci North

  • Cost $150
  • Date: SPY Youngstown: November 14-15th, 2020
  • Time: 12:30-5:30, Saturday and Sunday

Becky Morrissey is a yoga therapist and licensed mental health and addictions clinician. This course is a training experience focused on working with and creating trauma-sensitive yoga practices. Join Becky for an engaging, accessible, theoretically grounded teaching and practice skill series, for the safe and effective use of yoga to heal from Trauma.

What is trauma sensitive yoga? TSY is body oriented and spiritually nourishing. It is instructive and emphasizes choices. TSY provides structure to help foster our internal sense of safety, personal agency and choice in cultivating our capacity for self-awareness and self-regulation.

Clarify & Facilitate 

In order to be of help to others, understanding our own experiences as preparation and base for compassionate insight will be the focus of this course. Practical, applicable skills will also be used to begin the journey of healing for ourselves and others. Community will be created to support individual growth and practice on and off the mat during and between courses.


Requirements for Trauma Sensitive Training

  • In order to participate in Training you have to be a 200RYT.