3540 Clemmons Road, Suite 112 Clemmons, NC 27012

Healing Yoga for Cancer Weekend Intensive with Cheryl Fenner Brown, C-IAYT, ERYT 500

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Name: Healing Yoga for Cancer Weekend Intensive with Cheryl Fenner Brown, C-IAYT, ERYT 500
Date: February 15, 2019 - February 17, 2019
Event Description:
This weekend immersion for yoga teachers and health care practitioners teaches the theory and practice of yoga therapy for cancer patients and survivors, as well as how both active and contemplative practices can help ease treatment side-effects. Learn about the anatomy of cancer and how yoga helps strengthen the immune system. In addition, learn how to adapt common asanas for patients in active treatment, what is safe and what should be avoided. Finally, learn how to use contemplative practices that bolster emotional and spiritual well-being, including mudras (hand gestures), pranayama (breathing), mantras (chanting and sound), sankalpa (intention), and yoga nidra (guided relaxation).

Cheryl Fenner Brown, C-IAYT, ERYT 500 works with cancer patients and people over 50 in central North Carolina. Her 700-hr Hatha training at Piedmont Yoga Studio and 1000-hr Integrative Yoga Therapy training inform her unique blend of alignment principles with subtle energy work, sound, mudra, and yoga nidra. She teaches classes, privates, and offers self-care retreats and enjoys mentoring teachers in a 100-hr Adaptive Yoga Mentorship. Her Healing Yoga for Cancer Survivorship feasibility study was presented at IAYT's Symposium on Yoga Research and the Society of Integrative Oncology's annual conferences in 2015 and highlighted in Yoga Journal. From this work she developed a 50-hr Healing Yoga for Cancer teacher training that is offered nationwide, find out more at www.yogacheryl.com.
Sunrise Yoga Studio
6000 Meadowbrook Mall Ct Suite 1
Clemmons, NC 27012
Date/Time Information:
Friday, February 15, 2019 @ 6 - 8:30 pm
Sat. & Sun., February 16-17, 2019 @ 10 am - 4:30 pm
(Saturday and Sunday include a 1 hour lunch break)
Contact Information:
Fee = $240 before February 3; $275 after.

Participants will receive 12 hours towards their CEC's for Yoga Alliance.
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