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Tilak’s Gentle Yoga

Mondays, November 6, 2017 - January 1, 2018 | No class Xmas Day | 11:00-12:15pm | $90/series and $15 for drop-ins | Register

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Tilak Pyle

This gentle, stress-relieving yoga class is Pure Magic.  A person really can learn to relax and trust in movement from this place!!!  Perfect for those who like to listen to their body as they move. Yoga postures are integrated with the breath to build strength, flexibility, stamina, and mobility.  Tilak has been practicing yoga and meditation for 18 years and teaches yoga as an Intuitive Practice of Awareness. He holds degrees in Religious Studies, Literature & Religion, and has studied Sanskrit at the American Sanskrit Institute and the University of Virginia. His joy lies in facilitating meaningful experiences in the lives of his students. To learn more about Tilak: www.tilakpyle.com.


Finding Your YES with Alexander Technique & Yoga

November 8 - December 20. No class Nov 22 | 11-12:30 | $75 for 6-class series | $15 drop-in

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Lydia Von Briesen

Lydia's yoga class will help you find your most profound source of motivation or "YES" - by developing an amazing listening quality she models and conveys.  Alexander Technique "directions" help anchor an open awareness as we move with tone and ease.  By applying Alexander Technique to yoga you will be invited verbally and with gentle hands-on-guidance to explore your own integration, invigoration and inspiration. This aspect of the Alexander Technique works beautifully in yoga practice.  Take your insights and awarenesses into daily life, where the benefits of practice really show up! Novice to advanced students welcome. This work is something you really don't want to miss! Great for Horse Women!

Wednesdays 11-12:30 in the Galleywinter Farm Fitness Studio.


KalaChakra QiGong

October - December | Tuesdays 6pm- 7:15pm | $15 | Register

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Marlice Vonck

KalaChakra Qigong is a transformational practice helping students increase willpower, sense of self, and connection to all. Open to all levels.  This mind-body-soul practice allows energy to flow to all parts of the body, promoting overall health, vitality and longevity. Dynamic postures and movement are done along with rhythmic, meditative music. Expect to move, breathe and stretch and to become balanced and revitalized. 

Marlice Vonck is a Holistic Veterinarian and Integrative Nutrition Health Coach. Her model of healing is based on resolving the root causes of any issues and working towards Thriving Health for all living beings. 

Sign up required: Email marlice@keeplifenatural.com or call 540-320-4603


Sound Seed Project: A Journey into Sacred Sound

Saturday November 18, 2017 | 6-7pm | $20 | Register

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Dominique Clothiaux

Please join us at the farm for a wonderful opportunity to reset your autonomic nervous system!  Sound Seed is a 60-min Sound Bath that offers a unique Spiritual Journey into Deep Meditation. Dominique uses Crystal Singing Bowls, Gongs, and other Overtone-Emitting Instruments to create an environment conducive to deep relaxation, enhanced energy movement in the body, and for some - profound healing effects.  Please email gail@leadingforth.com to save your space.


TREĀ® (Tension & Trauma Releasing Exercises) Certification Training

Module 1: December 1-3, 2017 | $450 by 10/15/17 $500 after | Register

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Maria Alfaro

TRE® is a simple, gentle and profound technique that facilities the lengthening and relaxation of the psoas muscle and the release of physical and emotional tension and stress. The TRE exercises tire the legs, triggering an involuntary shaking and trembling response, called Self Induced Therapeutic Tremors (SITT). The tremors begin in the legs and often spread throughout the body. This natural response is the nervous system's way of discharging long-held tension and unconscious body contraction (due to both everyday stress and traumatic life experiences), to restore the body to wholeness. Most people describe the experience as pleasant and relaxing and report many improvements in their physical and emotional states.

TRE has been created in war zones by Dr. David Berceli, a clinical social worker and bioenergetic therapist, to alleviate the many symptoms of PTSD and it has been successfully for almost three decades in over 40 countries worldwide.

The TRE Global Certification Program will prepare you to teach TRE safely and professionally both in individual and group settings.
If you are seeking a somatic technique to enrich your healing practice, the program could be a good choice for you. If you are not a professional health care provider but you still want to learn how to share TRE with others, the program will give you the competencies to do so.

Those who certify in this program will be called "Certified TRE® Providers" and will have the competency needed to teach both individuals and groups globally.  The first module introduces the anatomy, neurology and physiology of stress and trauma as it relates to TRE and the tremoring process. Participants will learn about the latest research on the nervous system and also containment, grounding and self regulating strategies. This is an experiential training with a strong focus on the trainee's personal tremoring experience.

Each training module provides 18 CEUs to massage therapists and body workers nationally. The whole training program a total of 36 CEUs.

COST of Certification Training:

Module 1 - December 1 - 3, 2017.  $525 | This module is open to the public and can be attended for personal healing.

Module 2 - March 16-18, 2018.  $525 | This module is only available to trainees who are enrolled in the certification program.

$500 is the Early Bird rate, must be paid in full by September 15 for Module I and January 30, 2018 for Module II.

Maria Alfaro is a senior TRE® and Neurogenic Yoga™ Certification Trainer certified by Dr. David Berceli, the creator of TRE®.  Over the past 14 years Maria taught TRE® to thousands of people in the US, in Europe, in Canada and in the Middle East and led dozens of trainings worldwide.

For more information about the certification process requirements and costs please visit Maria's website.   To register for Module I contact maria@trecalifornia.com.  For accomodations and logistical information please contact gail@leadingforth.com