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WHAT ARE THE DETAILS?

 

Location:

QLI

1074, 6404 N 70th Plaza

Omaha, NE 68104


Dates:  

Friday, December 7th 12:30pm - 5:30pm* 

Saturday, December 8th 9am - 5pm 

Sunday, December 9th 9am - 2pm

*Kevin Pearce will offer a keynote address in the evening alongside a gathering for networking  

 

We will open registration in the early summer.

Share your contact details if you want to be notified when registration opens so that you'll be the first to know.

 

$385 USD

Payment due in full 1 week after acceptance

$100 non-refundable processing fee

 

WHAT TO EXPECT?

  • Receive the comprehensive LoveYourBrain Yoga Health Professionals Training Manual (+150 pages)

  • Learn the strengths and weaknesses of research evaluating the feasibility and impact of yoga and meditation for TBI rehabilitation

  • Learn how to design a research study (e.g., identify valid and reliable measures, submit an IRB, collect data) to assess impact of a yoga-based intervention at your clinical facility

  • Learn core principles about yoga philosophy and yoga therapy

  • Receive hands-on experience learning gentle yoga modifications, effective sequencing, and fundamental teaching tips to meet the unique needs of this population

  • Learn simple meditation practices and pranayama techniques to improve attention control and calm the nervous system that can be integrated in clinical practice

  • Practice and learn chair yoga techniques for patients with mobility limitations

  • Learn the science of yoga nidra and how it can be applied to the TBI population to address sleep and mental health concerns

  • Learn the LYB 6-week FUNdamentals series, which incorporates TBI-focused yoga and meditation best practices, class themes to foster resilience and compassion, and facilitated discussion (*To offer the LYB FUNdamentals series curriculum requires a signed contract with a rehabilitation facility or yoga studio)

  • Build conversation facilitation skills to support the discussion component of the FUNdamentals series, a unique feature of our program

  • Both practice and teach parts of the FUNdamental series to make the experience as applied as possible

  • Develop connections to the broader LoveYourBrain community and movement to shift the culture around TBI healing and brain health

  • Receive a certificate of completion (also requires completing an assessment and watching The Crash Reel documentary)

Who is this training for? Health professionals with training and/or a strong interest in brain injury. If you are interested in your clinical facility becoming a Clinical Affiliate, please see our requirements and apply

What is the cost? $385 and agreeing to be involved in our fundraiser, MindfulMarch, during Brain Injury Awareness Month. 100% of funds raised go directly to LoveYourBrain’s programs.