Pain Care U is an organization out of British Columbia, Canada that provides excellent educational and experiential workshops, mentorships, and trainings for those struggling with chronic pain as well as for those working along side them in the health care industry or yoga therapy realms. Neil Pearson is the owner and founder of Pain Care U. To learn more about Pain Care U, click here.

PARTS I & II: PAIN CARE YOGA CERTIFICATION COURSE

Who should attend? This training is for health care professionals, yoga therapists and yoga teachers, as well as those struggling with chronic pain.

Part I – Pain Care Yoga Dates & Times:
Fri-Sun, Oct 11-13, 2019  |  8-5pm daily
Part II – Overcome Pain Gentle Yoga Dates & Times:
Fri-Sun, Nov 15-17, 2019  |  9am-4pm daily
Part III – Case Study: on own – but tuition covers the cost of review by Neil Pearson
Teachers: Lisa Pearson/Swami Swarupananda, Julie Williams (Neil Pearson will ‘zoom’ in for pain science portion)
CEs: 50 with: IAYT and Yoga Alliance, PTs, OTs, etc.
Location: Devanadi Yoga
Tuition: $950 ($1080 after Sept 11)
Payment Plan*: $100 non-refundable/non-transferable deposit to hold your spot.

For more information and to register, go to: Devanadi Yoga Studio

Cancellation Policy: No refunds. This training requires 2 week notice of cancellation by phone or email. You will receive a studio credit, less $100 cancellation fee per registration. If cancel within 2 weeks of a training, your payment is forfeited, and no studio credit will be given. No shows will receive no credit.

Early Bird Rules: Log in and pay off your balance in installments, but you must pay in full by the early bird date to receive the early bird pricing or your registration will be updated to reflect the regular pricing.

PART II: OVERCOME PAIN GENTLE YOGA – A WORKSHOP FOR PEOPLE WHO LIVE WITH PAIN

People with persistent pain who are not involved as a case study or certification may attend Part II only.

Dates: Fri-Sun, Nov 15-17, 2019
Times: 9am-4pm daily
Location: Devanadi Yoga
Cost: $225 ($250 after Oct 15)

Please read our Cancellation Policy below before registering.

Cancellation Policy: No refunds. This training requires 2 week notice of cancellation by phone or email. You will receive a studio credit, less $50 cancellation fee per registration. If cancel within 2 weeks of a training, your payment is forfeited, and no studio credit will be given. No shows will receive no credit.

Consider these statements:
Pain is changeable.
There is hope for recovery.
People in pain who find ways to move with ease add a highly effective technique to their pain care toolkit.

This course provides in-depth integration of pain science, innovative pain self management techniques, yoga philosophy, and yoga practices. Participants will gain a solid foundation in pain science and in yoga related to pain and pain management. Daily yoga practices and pain self-management skills acquisition will ready teachers and practitioners to begin integration of Pain Care Yoga into their clinical practices and yoga classes, leading to improved benefits and outcomes. Participants will be able to describe basic pain neurophysiology as well as eight key neuroplastic changes related to chronic pain, demonstrate instructing a client in the guidelines for how to move in the face of pain, including the five key questions that increase success of recovery of function, list four benefits of breathing and body awareness techniques, and nine benefits of practicing yoga postures, specifically related to the lived experience of pain.