Body-Centered Practices for Reducing Stress/Anxiety

Workshop Series 2021

Learn body-based practices such as gentle stretches, breathwork, mindful walking, a body scan meditation, self-holds, chi gong, and tapping on acupressure points to relieve anxiety and stress.  This workshop series is experiential and requires no prior experience.  Each week we will explore a different practice.  Feel free to attend one or all five sessions! All sessions are 4-5pm

Sept. 29

  • Brief mindful stretching
  • Body scan meditation
  • Mindful walking meditation
  • Oct. 6

  • Progressive Muscle Relaxation
  • Breathwork practices
  • 10 Mindful Movement series
  • Oct. 13

  • Mindful stretching
  • Creating Intra- and Interpersonal Rhythms
  • Self-Holds
  • Shaking it out
  • Oct. 20

  • Chi Gong
  • Oct. 27

  • Tapping on Acupressure Points (Emotional Freedom Technique)
  • Facilitator: Dr. Julie Abrams-Bernier


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