Integrating Yoga into Mental Health Care

National Conference
June 30 – July 2, 2017
Misericordia University, Dallas, PA
Sandy and Marlene Insalaco Hall

Sponsored by the Misericordia University Social Work Program and the Wellfleet Collective


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

This groundbreaking event features the first major conference in the U.S. focusing on the topic of yoga and mental health care. It is designed for mental health and rehabilitative health professionals as well as yoga teachers and therapists.

PROFESSIONAL CEUs for PA social workers and PA alcohol and drug therapists are offered. All other professionals (marriage and family therapists, therapists, occupational therapists, and nurses) please contact Susan McDonald at 570-674-6212 or email smcdonal@misericordia.edu for additional information.


ABOUT THE WELLFLEET COLLECTIVE
The Wellfleet Collective is an interdisciplinary collaboration organized to support, develop, implement and expand the clinical applications of yoga within mental and behavioral health treatment and deepen the connections within and between the mental health and therapeutic yoga community.

KEYNOTE ADDRESS & SPEAKER
The Love in the Room: Self-Care, Other Care
Amy Weintraub
Amy Weintraub is the author of Yoga for Depression and Yoga Skills for Therapists: Effective Practices for Mood Management. She has been a pioneer in the field of yoga and mental health for over 20 years.

The program features per-conference workshops on Friday, June 30 and workshops throughout the day on Saturday, July 1. The program ends Sunday, July 2 with a panel discussion with the workshop presenters, "next steps," participant sharings, and live music.

Register by May 1 to take advantage of the Early Bird rate.

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