2020 TRAININGS & WORKSHOPS
UPCOMING EVENTS

YOGA FOR HUMANKIND 60HR TRAUMA-INFORMED & COMMUNITY YOGA TRAINING – MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA

30 Jan – 4 Feb 2020 – SOLD OUT

The Yoga for Humankind 60hr certificate training in Trauma-informed and Community Yoga is designed for existing yoga teachers wishing to gain foundational theory and skills for teaching trauma-informed yoga with various community groups and settings, and for health and community professionals wishing to incorporate yoga and movement practices into their existing therapeutic skills.

Full details here

YOGA FOR HUMANKIND 60HR TRAUMA-INFORMED & COMMUNITY YOGA TRAINING – AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND

1-6 April 2020 – Rise Yoga NZ – ALMOST FULL

The Yoga for Humankind 60hr certificate training in Trauma-informed and Community Yoga is designed for existing yoga teachers wishing to gain foundational theory and skills for teaching trauma-informed yoga with various community groups and settings, and for health and community professionals wishing to incorporate yoga and movement practices into their existing therapeutic skills.

Full details and registrations here

Gertrude Street yoga 200hr Ytt
Guest Teacher – Meditation, Pranayama, Mantra, Philosophy

17 April – 23 August 2020 – Gertrude Street Yoga

Gertrude Street Yoga’s 200 hour Yoga Alliance registered Teacher Training is an invitation to step beyond your comfort zone and challenge yourself; inspiring your development as a yoga teacher and as an individual. This comprehensive 200 hour training provides the foundational tools to become a yoga teacher, including yoga philosophy, physical and energetic anatomy, asana, pranayama,meditation, mantra and voice, personal development, as well as plenty of teaching methodology and practice. 

Full details and registration here

breath, sound & SOMA: reconnection & self-care – MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA
3-day Immersion 

24-26 April 2020 – Gertrude Street Yoga

Together we will explore restorative somatic yoga and movement practices, breath and voice work, yoga nidra, contemplation, and simple rituals for self-care and reconnection. This is an opportunity to nurture and honour your own natural rhythms. To find time for exploration and expression. And to reconnect to your own sense of inner belonging, well-being and self-care. CEU is available for existing yoga teachers and this training also counts towards the Gertrude Street Yoga 300hr Advanced YTT.    

Full details and registration here

YOGA FOR HUMANKIND 60HR TRAUMA-INFORMED & COMMUNITY YOGA TRAINING – london, uk

29 May – 3 June 2020 – Mei Lai Swan & Julia Midland (Ompowerment Project)

The Yoga for Humankind 60hr certificate training in Trauma-informed and Community Yoga is designed for existing yoga teachers wishing to gain foundational theory and skills for teaching trauma-informed yoga with various community groups and settings, and for health and community professionals wishing to incorporate yoga and movement practices into their existing therapeutic skills. This London training is offered in partnership with The Ompowerment Project, with a special focus on working with refugees. This training meets part of the requirements for certification as an Ompowerment Facilitator.

Full details and registrations coming soon.

european yogi nomads: building bridges not borders – london, uk

5-7 June 2020 Workshop co-facilitated with Jana Toepfer, Friday 5 June

A three-day community yoga gathering – bringing people together, creating stronger bonds between teachers, and growing the collective from all corners of Europe and beyond. All proceeds will go to The Ompowerment Project, supporting trauma-informed yoga trainings for refugees and communities around the globe.

Full details and registrations coming soon

Yoga for Humankind 200+hr Teacher Training – UBUD, BALI
Lead teacher, with Bex Tyrer + guest faculty

2 July – 1 August 2020 – Nalanda Institute, Ubud, Bali

200+hr teacher training in contemporary hatha, trauma-informed and community-based yoga.

If you love yoga and have a desire for using it to transform and radically empower your own and others’ lives, this training is for you. You will get the highest quality of a foundational 200hr yoga teacher training, plus additional hours, specialised training and certification in trauma-informed and community-based yoga teaching.

For full details visit www.yogaforhumankind.org

25hr Level 1 Yoga of Sound, Mantra & Voice Training – aljezur, portugal

18-20 September 2020 – Dawn Collective Shala, Arrifana (Aljezur)

Sound has been used for millennia in yoga and many other traditions as one of the most powerful tools for quieting the mind, accessing deeper states of consciousness, insight and awakening. The Level 1 training provides a comprehensive overview of the yoga of sound, voice and mantra and an introduction to incorporating these practices into yoga classes and workshops. Certificate training offering 25hrs continuing education through Yoga Alliance.

Full details and registration here

20hr workshop – intro to trauma-informed & inclusive yoga – ROME, italy

18-20 October 2020 – Zem Yoga, Rome, Italy

Designed for yoga teachers and those interested in trauma-informed practice, this 20 hour professional development workshop provides an introduction to the principles and practices of trauma-informed and inclusive yoga teaching. We will cover the foundations of trauma and attachment theory, neuroscience, evidence-based trauma-informed yoga practice and teaching skills, person-centred and social justice approaches, and the compassionate heart of yoga wisdom. 20hrs CEU available for yoga teachers registered with Yoga Alliance (US).

Full details and registrations to come

25hr Level 1 Yoga of Sound, Mantra & Voice Training – Melbourne, Australia

23-25 October 2020 – Gertrude Street Yoga, Melbourne, Australia

Sound has been used for millennia in yoga and many other traditions as one of the most powerful tools for quieting the mind, accessing deeper states of consciousness, insight and awakening. The Level 1 training provides a comprehensive overview of the yoga of sound, voice and mantra and an introduction to incorporating these practices into yoga classes and workshops. Certificate training offering 25hrs continuing education through Yoga Alliance.

Full details and registration to come

25hr yoga of sound, voice & mantra training – auckland, new zealand 

20-22 Nov 2020 – Auckland, New Zealand

Sound has been used for millennia in yoga and many other traditions as one of the most powerful tools for quieting the mind, accessing deeper states of consciousness, insight and awakening. The Level 1 training provides a comprehensive overview of the yoga of sound, voice and mantra and an introduction to incorporating these practices into yoga classes and workshops. Certificate training offering 25hrs continuing education through Yoga Allianciance.

Full details to come via Rise Yoga NZ

embodied flow 200hr ytt with awakening arts – golden bay, new zealand 

Guest teacher – Yoga of Sound, Voice & Mantra (24-29 November)

Nov – Dec 2020 – Shambala, Golden Bay, New Zealand

28 day Life Transforming, Nature Based, Yoga Teacher Training. This training will give you the skill set and confidence to teach across the board from beginners to advanced, from meditation and restorative practices to fluid flowing advanced asana classes in the style of Embodied Flow™.

Awakening Arts is an Embodied Flow™ affiliate school.

Full details here

20hr workshop – intro to trauma-informed & inclusive yoga – WELLINGTON, NZ

4-6 December 2020 – Urban Yoga, Wellington, New Zealand

Designed for yoga teachers and those interested in trauma-informed practice, this 20 hour professional development workshop provides an introduction to the principles and practices of trauma-informed and inclusive yoga teaching. We will cover the foundations of trauma and attachment theory, neuroscience, evidence-based trauma-informed yoga practice and teaching skills, person-centred and social justice approaches, and the compassionate heart of yoga wisdom. 20hrs CEU available for yoga teachers registered with Yoga Alliance (US).

Registrations here via Urban Yoga NZ

breath, sound & soma ii: weekend of reconnection & self-care – raglan, new zealand

11-13 December 2020 – Raglan Yoga Loft, Raglan, New Zealand

Together we will explore restorative somatic yoga and movement practices, breath and voice work, yoga nidra, contemplation, and simple rituals for self-care and reconnection. This is an opportunity to nurture and honour your own natural rhythms. To find time for exploration and expression. And to reconnect to your own sense of inner belonging, well-being and self-care.

Full details to come