When: May 17th-19th: Friday-Sunday
Fri. 5:30pm- 8:30pm, Sat.9:00am-5:00p,
Sun. 9:00am-4:00pmWhere: Wholistic Health Studio, 1000 Hackberry Lane,
Durham, NC 27705
Fee: $275 early bird registration by March 1, 2019,
$325 regular registration
Instructors: Doreen Stein-Seroussi, E-RYT, C-IAYT, 15 years
experience teaching yoga for cancer,
Kathy Therber, E-RYT 500, cancer survivor,
3+years experience teaching yoga for cancer,
Gary Asher, MD, MPH, Director,
Integrative Medicine Services,
UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center
Continuing Education Credits: 18 CECs available, Yoga Alliance and IAYT
A cancer diagnosis brings with it unique physical and emotional challenges; yoga provides those facing cancer with proven benefits that can help people facing these challenges. The benefits include relief from treatment side effects, reduced stress, and a peace of mind that many feel they’d lost forever.
Are you interested in channeling your passion and skill into helping someone feel better during a difficult time? Do you want to learn critical, effective, safe techniques to share the benefits of yoga with cancer patients and survivors? This special intensive gives you a rare opportunity to learn from expert teachers in the cancer field including yoga instructors, integrative health physicians, mental health professionals, and cancer survivors. Topics covered will include: benefits of yoga for cancer, special considerations and modifications to yoga practice when teaching cancer patients, the power of appropriate emotional support and community, and working within various medical settings.