Safe Yoga for Cancer Patients – Marianne Couderé
Safe Yoga for Cancer Patients is a training for yoga teachers who completed at least a 4-year training, yoga therapists, psychologists and health care providers.
PROGRAMME “SAFE YOGA FOR CANCER PATIENTS”
The training has 3 pillars for a practice that is informed safe and supportive:
1) Hatha Yoga and yoga philosophy;
2) Evidence-based science;
3) Own experiences and lessons learned.
An intake document is available to participate in this training. You will also receive a comprehensive syllabus.
ABOUT THE TRAINING
This 5-day training ( 3 days + 2 days ) offers you insights in how to apply yoga in all its aspects and in a safe way. After the training, you will be able to offer a kind of yoga that promotes and preserves quality of life and wellbeing. You will be trained to give one-on-one sessions or small group sessions in breast clinics or oncological rehabilitation centers.
Customized yoga offers great benefits during cancer treatment and after intervention.
Research has shown that yoga supports sleep and reduces fatigue. Furthermore, one study even suggests that in certain type of cancer therapeutic yoga may be associated with a better prognosis as a result of lowering cortisol levels.
Cancer patients have different needs and, among others, often face mental and physical challenges. An informed form of yoga is necessary in order not to put cancer patients at risk. As a matter of fact with the right guidance cancer patients can safely learn to develop skills that enhance their well-being, adapted to their illness and their stage.
ADDITIONAL MODULE ON “PALLIATIVE CARE”
A separate additional module of 3 days “Palliative Care” will be delivered by Madeleine Kerkhof. Head lecturer of Kicozo a Knowledge Institute for integration and complementary care in the Netherlands, Madeleine will provide the subsequent training in Palliative Complementary Care both in the Netherlands and in Belgium.
The 2 modules can be combined and have a pouch price.
DATE AND TIME
The training can be attended in two events:
1) Brussels (ENG) 11-12-13 November + 5-6 December 2021 at Studio222.
2) Eindhoven (NL) 22-26 January 2022.
Classes will take place every day from 9h to 17h30. EXCEPT: the first day the class starts at 10h and the last day finishes at 16h.
Module 5 days: “Safe yoga for cancer patients” 625€ (21% VAT included, book and syllabus included)
Module 3 days: “Complementary palliative care with aromatherapy” 525€ (21% VAT included + syllabus)
Price of 2 modules together is 1100€ instead of 1150€.