Bring the Body to Therapy for Mental Health Professionals

Phoenix Rising offers both Continuing Education Workshops and a full Yoga Therapy Certification Program tailored specifically to the needs of practicing Mental Health Professionals wishing to incorporate yoga into their professional practice.


Professional Continuing Education Workshops

Bring the Body to Therapy: The Convergence of Yogic Practice & Psychotherapy
Use bodily sensations to gain insight into mental and emotional states for growth, healing and change. Learn to combine touch, postures and Rogerian dialogue to guide a client’s experience.

In this workshop, you will learn how to:

• Engage clients in body/mind processes and experiences with dialogue

• Work within professional boundaries to provide a safe container while using touch and movement
• Help clients convert body awareness into empowered life changing action.
The Phoenix Rising School of Yoga Therapy has been teaching this method for over 30 years. Transform your practice using embodied mindfulness.

Format: One-day Experiential Workshop
Hours: 6 CEU hours
Cost: $189 (discounts for early registration)

Click here to view and register for upcoming workshop sessions: May 20 in San Diego, CA.


Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy Certification Program

Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy for Mental Health Professionals
Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy is a body-mind approach to yoga therapy utilizing the concept of embodied mindfulness. The Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy core curricula will introduce you to the basic concepts, fundamental postures, and empathetic dialogue techniques required to practice the Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy modality. Students enrolled in the program for Mental Health Professionals are provided with specially tailored assignments and a dedicated professional Mentor during their Level 3 practicum.

Format: 4 Residential intensive course sessions, plus 9 month mentored practicum
Hours: 500 hours
Cost: $5,999 A la Carte/$5,504 Bundle (plus application and administrative fees as applicable)

Click here for MHP Program details and course dates/locations.

Available in: Bristol, VT | Denver, CO | Charleston, SC | San Diego, CA | Vancouver, BC