Yoga Therapy Skills for Psychologists and Therapists (We are currently in the process of accrediting this course with the British Psychological Society)

  • Date

    18th January 2020 - 16th February 2020

  • Time:

    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

  • Location:

    The Minded Institute 220 Arlington Road Camden Town NW1 7HE United Kingdom

(We are currently in the process of accrediting this course with the British Psychological Society) Dates: 18th-20th January, 15th-16th February In this 5-day CPD (spread over 2 weekends) led by Dr. Samantha Bottrill (senior clinical psychologist and yoga therapist) and Heather Mason (founder of The Minded Institute, one of the world’s premier yoga therapy training organisations) psychologists and therapists can learn basic yoga practices that can easily be incorporated into their therapeutic work. During the training you will learn: The common neural correlates that span most mental health conditions Research that expresses yoga’s potential role in mental health and the...

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Yoga Therapy for PTSD: Professional CPD

  • Date

    27th February 2020 - 2nd March 2020

  • Time:

    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

  • Location:

    The Minded Institute 220 Arlington Road Camden Town NW1 7HE United Kingdom

This course is run by Heather Mason, founder of The Minded Institute and renowned yoga therapist for the use of yoga in trauma. Approximately 8 percent of the population suffers from post-traumatic-stress-disorder. Although many new treatments are emerging a large percentage of those who seek help still experience significant symptoms. The use of yoga therapy in the treatment of post-traumatic-stress-disorder is gaining international popularity and some research trials have often found it preferable to conventional therapy. This is because yoga offers valuable skills that are vital in healing. Insights from neuroscientific research inform us that people who have PTSD require...

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Rewiring the Brain Through Yoga: Neurological Insights into How to Use Yoga to Promote Neuroplasticity

  • Date

    10th March 2020

  • Time:

    10:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Location:

    The Minded Institute, 220 Arlington Road, Camden Town, NW1 7HE United Kingdom

A corpus of emerging research finds that yoga positively alters brain function. In this one day course, we will: Provide an overview of the central and peripheral nervous system Discuss research revealing how yoga impacts these systems Explain ways to alter your yoga practice or your teacher to support particular neurological changes and most effectively balance the autonomic nervous system. This course is taught by Heather Mason, the Founder of the Minded Institute.  Heather is a world leader in yoga for mental health and its relationship to brain functioning.  With an MSc in Physiology, extensive training in neuroscience, and an...

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Yoga Therapy Skills for Psychologists and Therapists (We are currently in the process of accrediting this course with the British Psychological Society)

  • Date

    15th May 2020 - 12th July 2020

  • Time:

    10:00 am - 6:00 pm

  • Location:

    The Minded Institute 220 Arlington Road Camden Town NW1 7HE United Kingdom

(We are currently in the process of accrediting this course with the British Psychological Society) Dates: 15th - 17th May and 11th - 12th July 2020 In this 5-day CPD (spread over 2 weekends) led by Dr. Samantha Bottrill (senior clinical psychologist and yoga therapist) and Heather Mason (founder of The Minded Institute, one of the world’s premier yoga therapy training organisations) psychologists and therapists can learn basic yoga practices that can easily be incorporated into their therapeutic work. During the training you will learn: The common neural correlates that span most mental health conditions Research that expresses yoga’s potential...

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Chair Yoga Teacher Training: The Lakshmi Voelker Method

  • Date

    16th May 2020 - 31st May 2020

  • Time:

    12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

  • Location:

    The Minded Institute 220 Arlington Road, Camden London NW1 7HE United Kingdom

The course will be held over the following two weekends; 16th - 17th May and 30th - 31st May 2020 Do you know people who would benefit from yoga but: Cannot get down (or up) from the floor due to age, disability, inflexibility, or injury? Want to practice yoga where getting on the floor is impractical (at work, travelling, etc.)? Traditionally these people have been unable to reap the exceptional benefits of yoga. Chair yoga makes it possible! With the advent of social prescribing, yoga teachers with fully accessible chair yoga skills will be in great demand, and this course...

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Yoga Therapy & Mindfulness for Addictions

  • Date

    4th June 2020 - 7th June 2020

  • Time:

    9:30 am - 5:30 pm

  • Location:

    The Minded Institute 220 Arlington Road, Camden London NW1 7HE United Kingdom

Yoga is a remarkable practice that builds self-awareness, strength, clarity of mind, and resilience. By clearly understanding how yoga can promote psychological and physical changes, yoga teachers can tailor practices to support the addicted mind and help prevent relapse. By combining specialised yoga practice with mindfulness and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy techniques (CBT—a common psychological approach in addictions treatment), we can develop a method of healing that supports the whole person. What you will get from this training Students learn how to use integrative yogic-based approaches to addictions that will allow you to work with clients privately, in clinics, and in...

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Breath-Body-Mind™ Introductory Workshop

  • Date

    27th June 2020 - 28th June 2020

  • Time:

    10:00 am - 5:30 pm

  • Location:

    220 Arlington Road Camden Town London NW1 7HE United Kingdom

Breath-Body-Mind™ Introductory Workshop This BBM Workshop fulfills the prerequisite for BBM Level-1 Teacher Training Following the success of 2019's Breath-Body-MindTM workshop and training, we are delighted to welcome back Dr. Richard P. Brown and Dr. Patricia Gerbarg, pioneers of Integrative Mental Health, to offer their ground-breaking Breath-Body-Mind training workshop in 2020. Designed to activate mind-body communication pathways, raise energy, regulate mood, enhance performance, reduce inflammation, and help dissolve pain; this training is for anyone who wishes to improve their stress resilience, physical health, and general wellbeing. It is also ideal for yoga teachers and practitioners, psychologists, therapists, nurses, doctors, school...

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Breath-Body-Mind™ Teacher Training Level 1

  • Date

    29th June 2020 - 3rd July 2020

  • Time:

    10:00 am - 5:30 pm

  • Location:

    220 Arlington Road Camden Town London NW1 7HE United Kingdom

Breath-Body-Mind™ Teacher Training Level 1 Prerequisite: Completion of a 2-day Breath-Body-Mind™ Introductory workshop and regular practice of Coherent Breathing (20 minutes per day, 5–7 days per week) Breath-Body-Mind™ Workshop: 27th - 28th June 2020 Following the success of 2019's Breath-Body-MindTM workshop and training, we are delighted to welcome back Dr. Richard P. Brown and Dr. Patricia Gerbarg, pioneers of Integrative Mental Health, to offer their ground-breaking Breath-Body-Mind Teacher Training Level 1. This training is aimed healthcare professionals, therapists, yoga teachers, school teachers, military, and disaster relief workers - who meet the above course prerequisite. Benefits of Breath-Body-MindTM have been shown...

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Breath-Body-Mind™ Teacher Training Level 2

  • Date

    29th June 2020 - 3rd July 2020

  • Time:

    10:00 am - 5:30 pm

  • Location:

    220 Arlington Road Camden Town London NW1 7HE United Kingdom

Breath-Body-Mind™ Teacher Training Level 2 Prerequisite: 1. Completion of a 2-day Breath-Body-Mind™ Introductory workshop and regular practice of Coherent Breathing (20 minutes per day, 5–7 days per week) Breath-Body-Mind™ Workshop: 27th - 28th June 2020 2. Completion of a 5-day Breath-Body-Mind™ Teacher Training Level 1, Personal Practice of BBM with at least 20 minutes of Coherent Breathing a day for a minimum of 5 days per week and experience teaching BBM techniques regularly since completing BBM Level-1 Teacher Training Breath-Body-Mind™ Teacher Training Level 1: 29th June - 3rd July 2020 The second level of the BBM teacher training sequence further...

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Yoga as Medicine, Level 2: Yoga Therapy for the Nervous System

  • Date

    8th August 2020 - 12th August 2020

  • Time:

    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

  • Location:

    Life Centre Islington 1, Britannia Row London N1 8QH United Kingdom

We are delighted Timothy McCall is returning to Yogacampus to offer another Yoga As Medicine module. We live in a world where most people have nervous systems that are out of balance. This can be due to stressful lives, inadequate rest, a history of significant trauma, or from the effects of disease itself. Yoga, including a wide variety of yogic tools from chanting to poses to meditation has proven itself to be one of the best ways to balance the body’s autonomic nervous system (ANS). Due to its strong connection to the ANS, there will be a major focus on...

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