QLD Community of Practice for Yoga Therapists: Skills for…

Please join us to meet other QLD Yoga Therapists and Yoga Therapists in training in our community, participate in discussion, and earn 3 CPD points. This workshop, presented by Swami Dharmashakti, will centre around what stress is and methods to reduce stress through yoga therapy. This event is open to all Yoga Australia member and non-members.   About the Presenter – Swami Dharmashakti Swami Dharmashakti (Michelle Jakovickis) is an initiated karma sannyasin in the Satyananda lineage of Integral yoga. She is a yoga therapist and teacher with over 25 years of experience in teaching and practising yoga. She is also a registered psychologist currently working with prisoners. Dharmashakti has facilitated workshops and classes with a focus on increasing well-being, health and a connection to life and living.  What’s on the agenda? In this presentation, the purpose of this Community of Practice Session will be to:  Define stress Learn about the different types of stress  Understand the physiology of stress  Look at causes and symptoms of stress  Yogic management of and approach to stress Learn to use the Koshas, Nadi’s and aspects of the Yamas and Niyamas to inform yoga therapy sessions/treatment planning for stress management Identify and discuss key yoga and meditation skills for stress and how to choose helpful practices to suit your client/student Develop a yoga therapy treatment plan for stress management Discuss cases of stress presentations Distinguish stress from other clinical concerns and when to refer onwards What to Bring Please bring your own mat, and cushion and water as needed.   Bookings & Venue Bookings are essential, please make sure to secure your spot through Eventbrite. This event will take place at 30 Swain St Holland Park. Get in Touch If you have any questions, please contact our Events Team via events@.   Please note: This is a Yoga Therapist and Yoga Therapist in training event only   Please note: Yoga Australia representatives will be taking photos, videos or recording audio during the event to promote this and future events to our local community. Please inform YA representatives on the day if you would not like your photo to be used.