Yoga Somatics

Joy Ravelli and Purusha Yoga

June 15, 2013 - June 22, 2013

Yoga Somatics

Using the 8 limbs of Yoga, therapeutic movement, and expressive art, we will explore a wide array of opportunities for creative expression, healing and true happiness.

Tapping into breath, meditative flow of body, rhythm, sound, and sensory awareness you will awaken to an experience of understanding your deeper unconscious.

The body holds memory, trauma, dreams, desires, and the potential for spiritual awakening.

In this workshop you will discover key ways to utilize expressive art and authentic movement to create pathways of healing for yourself and your clients.

The week includes:Using the 8 limbs of Yoga, therapeutic movement, and expressive art, we will explore a wide array of opportunities for creative expression, healing and true happiness.

Tapping into breath, meditative flow of body, rhythm, sound, and sensory awareness you will awaken to an experience of understanding your deeper unconscious. The body holds memory, trauma, dreams, desires, and the potential for spiritual awakening.

In this workshop you will discover key ways to utilize expressive art and authentic movement to create pathways of healing for yourself and your clients.

The week includes:

• Daily Meditation

• Physical Practice

• Breath and energy work

• Authentic movement scores

• Expressive art

• Healing sessions such as: therapeutic touch, sound, and movement

• Worldwide connections of authentic movement practices

• Western Psychology, Dance Therapy, and Yogic

Science research as it applies to somatic therapy and healing.

About the Facilitator(s)

Joy Ravelli has been studying and practicing Somatic and therapeutic movement her whole life. She comes with a wide variety of experiences and influential teachers including: Anna Halpirn of Tampalpa Institute, Kripalu's original Dance Kinetics, Osho Meditation, Shamanic and Ritual Circle healing.

Joy is a Yoga Therapist and 500 hour Yoga teacher with over 20 years of experience teaching and training individuals and groups. She is the owner and director of the Purusha Yoga School, as well as the Purusha Yoga Studio in San Francisco. Joy also founded The Purusha Seva Project which is a non profit organization that brings health education, life skills, yoga, somatic movement, and expressive art to under served and at risk populations. Joy has directly experienced the healing benefits of somatic movement and meditative art on her own personal process through grief and trauma.

Joy has dedicated her life to sharing these practices with others in a way that is delightful, playful, non threatening and specifically approaches each student as a unique individual.

Contacts

To Register:

Joy Ravelli
Phone: 
(415) 668-9642

Workshop Fees

Fees include workshop, meals, accommodations, and use of Kalani's facilities including pool, hot tub and sauna.

Fees per person: Double Occupancy Single Occupancy
9 - Ocean Cottage n/a n/a
8 - Ocean Loft n/a n/a
7 - Tropical Cottage n/a n/a
6 - Tropical Loft n/a n/a
5 - Tree House Room n/a n/a
4 - Bungalow Room n/a n/a
3 - Lodge Room (private bath) $ 1625 n/a
2 - Lodge Room (shared bath) $ 1443 n/a
1 - Campsite n/a $ 1275

Prices subject to change without notice.