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Trauma-informed Training – Module 1/Yoga & Mindfulness in Court-involved and Recovery Programs

September 12, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$125 – $325

Trauma-informed Training: Mindfulness Practices to Improve Self-Regulation & Well-being for the Trauma Survivor Module 1 will focus on trauma-informed Yoga and Mindfulness practices when working with court-involved (inmates, parolees, post-release, juvenile offenders) and addiction recovery clients. There will be 1 hours of pre-reading and -viewing that will be emailed to participants one week prior to the training. There will be 3 hours of contact instruction. Topics include: Overview of Trauma, Trauma-informed Practices, Non-violent Communication, Needs of the Specific Populations, and a sample class. This is a lecture-style seminar, but brief mindfulness and chair yoga sessions will be offered. 

6:00 – 6:20 PM            Welcome & Introduction to Trauma

6:20 – 6:45 PM            Re-Traumatization of Incarcerated Populations

6:45 – 7:15 PM            Mindfulness Practices and Maintaining Sobriety

7:15 – 7:25 PM            Break

7:25 – 8:05 PM            Non-Violent Communication/Trauma-informed Language

8:05– 8:30 PM            Trauma-informed Practices & Self-Care

8:30 – 8:50 PM            Sample Chair Yoga Class

8:50 – 9:00 PM            Discussion and Wrap-Up


This class is limited to 20 participants. Registration will close on September 3, 2018. 



Denise Veres, MS, RYT, Founder & Executive Director, Shanthi Project

Michael Lear, RYT-500, Director of Court-involved & Recovery Programs, Shanthi Project

Dr. Henry Gursky, Licensed Psychologist



Yoga Alliance and NASW CEU’s are available after completion of this training.


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September 12, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$125 – $325


Shanthi Project


Cancer Support Community of Greater Lehigh Valley
944 Marcon Blvd., #110
Allentown, PA 18109 United States
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Shanthi Project’s teachers are skilled and compassionate, and have received specialized training in trauma-informed mindfulness and yoga

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