Please join CIC and Church-Based Mental Health Services, in partnership with 7 Seeds Yoga, for a special workshop for helping professionals and community volunteers.
WHAT: An experiential workshop on trauma, addiction, and recovery that includes 1 hour of classroom instruction on trauma-informed yoga and meditation as practical solutions that provide positive treatment outcomes; 90 minute yoga practice – for all levels – guiding participants through the 7 Seeds program; 30 minute guided meditation – no experience necessary.
WHEN: June 3, 10 AM to 1 PM
WHERE: Reformed Church of Highland Park, 19 South 2nd Avenue
WHO: 7 Seeds Yoga engages with and educates the community about the complex relations between trauma, addiction and body/mind; we use the healing powers of yoga and meditation to empower our clients to transform their own lives. 7Seeds Yoga is a thoughtful collaboration of mental health providers, clinicians, yoga instructors, social workers, recovering persons and addictions professionals who bring compassionate support to individuals, families and communities suffering from the effects of trauma and substance use disorders. Learn more at: 7SeedsYoga.org.
WHY: To increase skill and capacity for working with clients and community members who experience trauma, addiction, and recovery; to recognize and heal trauma within ourselves; to expand and challenge our concept of health and healing for communities and systems that are broken.
HOW MUCH: $35 for the 3-hour workshop. Scholarships are available.
HOW TO REGISTER: Please email ChurchesImprovingCommunities@gmail.com.