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Official TCTSY Wksp - Trauma Sensitive Yoga 3 day, 20hr WA

Trauma Center

Trauma-Sensitive Yoga (TCTSY)


20hr Trauma-Sensitive Yoga (TSY) Foundation Workshop



A 3 day Workshop for Yoga Teachers, Health Professionals, Educators 

& Mental Health Workers  - Perth, WA



Perth, WA, Australia

Saturday 7th, Sunday 8th & Monday 9th December 2019

This 20hr, 3 day Trauma-Sensitive Yoga Foundation Workshop will introduce you to the foundations, core concepts and applications of the highly regarded, evidence based yoga program for adults and youth affected by PTSD, CPTSD, developmental, and/or complex trauma, dissociative disorders and other related emotional and behavioural difficulties, TC-TSY  Developed at the Trauma Center since 2003 and part of JRI since 2006.

TC-TSY is the ONLY yoga program that has been recognised as a clinical adjunctive treatment for trauma in the USA by SAMSHA:NREPP (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices), which is uniquely why this trauma-sensitive yoga workshop will assist the people you work with! 


This workshop is intended to inspire yoga teachers to make their classes more trauma-aware and to support health providers to bring the body into treatment when working with people affected by traumatic stress and complex trauma.


Facilitated by TCTSY JRI Licensed Trainer and TCTSY Facilitator, Kristen Pringle,(TCTSY-F, TCTSY-T, Yoga Therapist, Senior Yoga Teacher, Senior Mental Health Clinician, Occupational Therapist), this workshop is part of the Trauma Center Yoga Program & the Center of Trauma & Embodiment at JRI, and therefore is the ONLY Trauma-Sensitive Yoga Workshop/trainings accredited by JRI & the Director of the Center for Trauma & Embodiment at JRI David Emerson.


In this workshop you will be introduced to specific tools to support you to facilitate movement and breath practices that are trauma aware and trauma-sensitive, as well as an introduction to: 


  • Current trauma theories and neurophysiology
  • Some of the core theoretical underpinnings and methods of the TC-TSY model
  • The evidence base involving TC-TSY


WHEN: Saturday 7/12/19, Sunday 8/12/19 & Monday 9/12/19

Saturday 7/12/19: 10am to 3pm

Sunday 8/12/19: 9am to 3.30pm

Monday 9/12/19: 9.30am to 5.30pm

Light morning and/or afternoon teas provided, lunch is self-catering/BYO, please indicate dietary requirements when booking.


WHERE: One Studio One Studio Yoga and Qigong - Ground Floor, 6/ 1 Ellen Street, Fremantle 6160. T: +61 427948 748


INVESTMENT: $545 Early bird (until 23/11/2019), $595 inc GST Full Price from 24/11/19, $495 inc GST, Concession Rate 


Pre-Workshop STUDY:  Self-study resources can be found HERE

Kolk, B., et al., (2014) 'Yoga as an Adjunctive Treatment for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Randomised Controlled Trial' Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 2014: 75(6). 
Audio and video HERE 


Further information: Some equipment is provided, however feel free to bring along your own yoga mat and blanket if you prefer


For all enquiries: please contact workshop facilitator and organiser Kristen Pringle by email kristenlpringle@gmail.com or via www.themindfulmovementcentre.com.au or www.tctsyaustralia.com 

Kristen Pringle: TCTSY Licensed Trainer, TCTSY Certification Supervisor, TCTSY-F,  Yoga Therapist (IAYT), Registered Senior Yoga Teacher (Yoga Australia), E-RYT-200 & YACEP (Yoga Alliance), Senior Occupational Therapist & Senior Mental Health Clinician  


Please Note: This workshop satisfies one of the pre-requesites for applicants of the Trauma Center at JRI's TCTSY Certification for Yoga Teachers and/or Mental Health Career Professionals to be held annually via an in-person weekend in Melbourne, Australia; Berlin Germany; or Brookline, USA (and then live online with the Center for Trauma & Embodiment at JRI, (USA) from September to April!)

This workshop is solely for professional development and is not a certificate program: to be certified in TCTSY completion of the 300hr TCTSY Certification is required. This workshop is also not intended as an intervention for those who have experienced trauma. Talking about trauma, even in the context of a professional training can be triggering/overwhelming.