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Intro to yoga for Cancer with Maryam Ovissi

David Servan-Schreiber’s Anticancer: A New Way of Life (available in English and French). In a world where the rate of Cancer is not decreasing yet the survival rate is increasing, Yoga offers the perfect companion to compliment and assist individuals on the journey with Cancer.

When

Jul 24
2016
13:00 pmto18:00 pm

Sunday afternoon. Open to teachers and practitioners.

Price

70 €

Full Description

David Servan-Schreiber’s Anticancer: A New Way of Life (available in English and French). In a world where the rate of Cancer is not decreasing yet the survival rate is increasing, Yoga offers the perfect companion to compliment and assist individuals on the journey with Cancer.
We will explore the Pancha Maya model as the framework and look at the 5 major influences on working and building a healthy relationship with Cancer: Mental Attitude, Movement, Breathwork, Habits and Diet. Through willingly looking at these layers we are able as Teachers and Practitioners to inspire Self-Empowerment and Self-Healing for the Individual on a journey with Cancer.

Objectives:
Intro to conventional cancer treatments: Chemotherapy and Radiation.
How Yoga and it’s tools can be incorporated into conventional methods.
Address the cultural and individual Trauma around Cancer and the necessity to address it. Understand how Yoga can support transformation of Trauma into a Teacher of Self- Realization.
Overview of systems of the body and understand the necessity to respect the systems that need to be focused on as the prime influences on the entire living being.
Learn simple breath work, awareness and asana practices to support the individual on the journey with Cancer

This course is based on Maryam Ovissi’s 8 years of working individually with people who have been on the journey with Cancer. We will have people sharing who have gone through the journey of Cancer as well and how they utilized Yoga as their tool. We welcome Yoga Teachers and Practitioners who are interested in pursuingthis topic further.
Price: 70 euros
Open to teachers and fellow practitioners. Book in advance to save your spot!
Please note that the cancellations will have to be made at least 24h in advance.
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