Trauma Informed Outreach Training
The Connection Coalition (formerly known as Yoga Gangsters) certification is for anyone who would like to provide outreach yoga programming at schools, shelters, rehab facilities, or through other non-profit organizations. Working with these populations requires specific skills and awareness so that you can connect with the youth through yoga while providing messages of empowerment, teaching self respect, self awareness and self control.
This 15-hour certification is taught by Jennifer Cousineau, on behalf of Connection Coalition (501c3). 15 hour credit to Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Hours.
This course will cover: DIVERSITY
- Intro to trauma and how it is held in the body
- 4 types of students
- Showing up and speaking authentically
- Appropriate touch
- Classroom sequencing, lesson plans, & practice teaching
- Privilege & access
Connection Coalition offers programming throughout the country and has connected with more then 17k kids and has trained more than 1700 volunteer teachers. We at CoCo are always seeking emerging leaders in existing and new markets who share the desire to collaborate with youth organizations so as to provide access to yoga, meditation and mindfulness. Certified yoga teachers are welcome as well as yoga lovers who want to connect (yoga teachers certification is NOT required to join our team for volunteer programming).
Friday, September 15th - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, September 16th - 10:00am - 12:00pm, 1:00pm - 6:00pn
Sunday, September 17th - 9:00am - 2:00pm
Haslett Hot Yoga - Barre room
PRICE: Early bird price until August 18th - $299, Regular price is $349