Addiction, Recovery and Trauma Focus (CEU program 30 Hours)
Yoga is a wonderful practice for people who are recovering from an addictions and traumas. Abusing alcohol and drugs always means that people lose touch with their bodies, minds and the connection to spirit. By practicing these techniques, they can once again become comfortable in their own skin. The practice can help these individuals cope with life more easily, see with clarity and live in light.
In 12 Step programs, they say that addiction is a threefold disease. It is viewed as mental, physical, and spiritual in nature. Yoga is a unique practice because it is able to benefit the individual in all these areas. All addictions are based on traumas and weave all three focuses into our learnings. See below and THIS PAGE for more information.
A special interest in Addiction, Recovery or Trauma
A desire to dive deep into the authentic wisdom of Yoga for our own growth
The ability to spend time studying and for your own life practice of Yoga
If desiring a Hatha Yoga (Hatha Yoga is ANY movement yoga) teaching certificate from Yoga Alliance, you will need to have a past and current Hatha practice.