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Certified Trauma Healing Yoga Therapist


  • Surya Chandra Healing Yoga 331 N MADISON RD ORANGE United States (map)
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Become a Certified Trauma Healing Yoga Therapist through SCHYS! As lead faculty, JJ Gormley has designed and taught a series of yoga classes for those with trauma in Florida, Wyoming, and Virginia including women with trauma/abuse and military service personnel. Additionally, her research paper and project for her Yoga Therapy Training Program under TKV Desikachar and Kausthub Desikachar (2007-2010) was on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Online classes: Students must complete 2-online classes, each online class has 8 hours of recorded classes. Online Posts are required for each week of class.

  • Introduction to Trauma Healing (THY-1)

  • Trauma Healing Part 2 (THY-2)

  • Practical Application Module: An opportunity to put into practice what was learned during the online classes. The Module will be over one weekend March 14 -15, 2020—Location: SCHYS, 331 N Madison Rd., Orange, VA 22960.

Students are also required to complete outside reading and study, write a 5-7 page research paper, pass a practicum evaluation (during the module), and complete 2-practicum hours with clients who have trauma-related issues.