This workshop is now SOLD OUT.
Please continue to make bookings to be added to a waiting list.
You are also very welcome to book onto The Neurobiology of Trauma & Trauma Informed Yoga Practices
Please Note: 20% (£110) discount on The Neurobiology of Trauma & Trauma Informed Yoga Practices when booking BOTH workshops (not applicable to bursary places).
This 20hr workshop will introduce students to the core concepts and applications of David Emerson's highly regarded intervention for Complex Trauma - Trauma Centre, Trauma Sensitive Yoga
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Relational Psychology & Interpersonal Neurobiology:
Relational Safety - Attachment, Attunement and Reciprocity of Social Engagement Behaviours
Sympathetic & Parasympathetic Homeostasis, the Stress Response, Polyvagal Theory
The Emergence of 'Self' - Intersubjectivity and Intrasubjectivity
Abuse and Neglect - the Destruction of 'Self'
Choice Making & Agency
Role of Interoception, Self, Choice Making & Agency
The Spectrum of Relational Trauma Symptoms
PTSD & Complex PTSD:
Understanding the difference
Implications for treatment
The Spectrum of Trauma Treatments
Trauma Centre, Trauma Sensitive Yoga:
Establishing Relational Safety
Interoception, Choice, Agency
Responsible, Accountable and Ethical Practice:
Scope of Practice for Yoga Teachers and Clinicians
Trauma Treatment Vs Trauma Informed Vs Trauma Sensitive
Responsible Marketing - Managing Expectations
Adapting a General Yoga Class
How to Introduce a Short, Low Dose TCTSY Session into one's Clinical Practice
Building relationships with therapists, clinicians & referral agencies
This workshop will be delivered using a number of teaching mediums:
Seminar style with accompanying slides and handouts
Case histories & lived experience
Small and large group brainstorming/discussion
Q & A sessions
Accreditation & Professional Development:
Accredited by The Trauma Centre, Brookline, Massachusetts (letter of completion)
This workshop satisfies the entrance requirements for applicants to The Trauma Centre's certification program in TCTSY
This workshop satisfies the membership requirements for the TCTSY Clinician Consultation Group (for clinicians, only)
Non-Clinical Yoga Teachers:
This workshop does not qualify non-clinical yoga teachers to offer trauma services, including TCTSY.
This workshop is intended to help non-clinical yoga teachers create a more trauma informed yoga class.
Please click through to read about Jamyang Buddhist Centre.
Note: Jamyang is home to a Buddhist cat, is a smoke free space and is fully wheelchair accessible.
Monday will run from 10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday will run 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday will run 10:00 - 12:30
Students will be booking for the whole 2.5 days.
There are 3 booking options.
Bursary Bookings - £50
UK Bookings - £300
International Bookings - £310*
*International students are asked to pay an extra £10 to cover a currency processing fee.
Bursary Places for Peer Workers/Experts by Experience: SOLD OUT.
Four bursary places of £50 per person are available. These bookings must be paid for via a sterling (£) account
These places are for people who fulfil the following criteria:
residing in the UK
would not otherwise be able to afford to attend the workshop
are currently working as a Peer Worker or Expert by Experience within mental health services. A mental health peer worker is someone employed on the basis of their personal lived experience of mental illness and recovery.
are interested in further training with The Trauma Centre's yoga program (limited bursaries & scholarships are available via the TCTSY program)
Applications for bursary places must be submitted by May 31st 2019 and will offered on a first come, first served basis.
Successful applicants will be notified of their offer by June 4th 2019, latest.
*if you are being funded through your place of work, please ask your employer to contact Alex Cat by email
Payment plans for UK & bursary places will be available. Because each instalment will incur an international processing fee, we do not offer a payment plan for non-sterling (£) accounts.
This program is solely for professional development and is not intended as an intervention for those who have experienced trauma. Talking about trauma, even in the context of a professional training, may be triggering.