Healing Yoga for Cancer Teacher Training

This 48-hour therapeutic teacher training will prepare you to work with cancer patients in group classes or privately. You will learn how cancer diagnosis and treatment affects patients in all aspects of their being, and evidence-informed practical yoga to help patients manage their side-effects. This training is based on the Healing Yoga for Cancer Survivorship research protocol in which participants showed improvement in physical, functional, emotional and spiritual well-being. The training is split into three weekend modules (Friday-Sunday). An alumni discount of $120 will apply to Modules 2 and 3 if all three are taken within twelve months.


<< Jun 28 2017 - Jun 26 2018 >>

Cancer and Physical Practices (Module 1) with Cheryl Fenner Brown at Blue Point Geer Street Next held on Fri, Oct 13, 2017 at 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This enrollment runs from Fri Oct 13, 2017 - Sun Oct 15, 2017
The Cancer & Physical Practices module introduces the biology of cancer, different types and treatments for cancer and their side-effects. We will also cover how stress affects the workings of the immune system and how yoga impacts the affect stress has on the body. You will also learn the active practices from the Healing Yoga for Cancer Survivorship research protocol as well as a well-rounded restorative series and how they can help with the functional and physical side-effects of cancer diagnosis and treatment.
 
Schedule:
Friday 2-6pm
Saturday, Sunday 10am-6pm
 
Tuition: $320
Early bird: $270 paid in full by September 1, 2017
Cancer and Contemplative Practices (Module 2) with Cheryl Fenner Brown at Blue Point Geer Street Next held on Fri, Jan 26, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This enrollment runs from Fri Jan 26, 2018 - Sun Jan 28, 2018
In the Cancer & Contemplative Practices module, we will discuss how cancer affects the subtle body, including the impact it has on the koshas and chakras. You will also learn the Healing Yoga for Cancer Survivorship research contemplative practices protocol, including in-depth study of mudras, pranayama, yoga nidra, mantra and sound practices that can help with the emotional and spiritual side-effects of cancer diagnosis and treatment.
 
 
Schedule:
Friday 2-6pm
Saturday, Sunday 10am-6pm

Tuition: $320
Early bird: $270 paid in full by December 15, 2017

Working with Cancer Patients (Module 3) with Cheryl Fenner Brown at Blue Point Geer Street Next held on Fri, May 4, 2018 at 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
This enrollment runs from Fri May 4, 2018 - Sun May 6, 2018
In the Working with Cancer Patients module, we will discuss how teaching cancer patients is different from the typical student, and we will prepare for our case study work by learning how to do an intake and assessment of a client. You will also have the opportunity to work with a cancer patient from the community and develop a personalized protocol for them to use at home. We will also discuss the Healing Yoga for Cancer Survivorshp research findings.
 
Schedule:
Friday 2-6pm
Saturday, Sunday 10am-6pm

Tuition: $320
Early bird: $270 paid in full by April 1, 2018

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