HEALING HANDS RETREAT
October 15 ~ 22, 2019
Koh Phangan, Thailand
Healing Hands is a retreat intended for learning, healing and growth.
Study Craniosacral Therapy while restoring mind, body and spirit nestled in the magical riverside jungle of Koh Phangan, Thailand.
Together, we move through the fundamentals of Craniosacral Level 1, understanding how to work on both ourselves and
others while strengthening our connection to intuition.
Journey with us in Thailand through 7 nights of renewal of spirit, energy and community.
It is through this process of healing ourselves that we may ultimately heal others.
Craniosacral Therapy Level 1 with Kari Toft
In this certification course, study Craniosacral Therapy by learning and understanding the different teachings of this healing modality, combining both Upledger and Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapies. Certificate provided upon completion.
Yoga and Breathwork with Jamie Lee Mock
Yin yoga, breath work and guided intuitive practices will be held to deepen our connection to our physical bodies as well as our intuition. This understanding and connection to self will lead to a heightened experience when practicing Craniosacral Therapy on others.
Nourishing Thai Meals
Let your body be nourished and supported by delicious and nutrient-packed meals prepared by resident chef at The Yoga House.
Two vegetarian meals will be provided each day, with the third meal available to students from the wide array of local restaurants in town.
This retreat includes an excursion to a very special and sacred Thai temple.
Waterfalls, sunrise jungle hikes and holistic bodywork are also on the agenda for this incredible retreat experience.
The Yoga House Koh Phangan is located on the small, beautiful tropical island of
Koh Phangan in the Gulf of Thailand, a sister island to Koh Samui.
Nestled privately among a jungle grove, enjoy a private swimming pool and a convenient central location close to the main town and local beaches. Relax cozied on the wrap-around wooden balcony surrounded by the beautiful tropical healing garden and river.
WELCOME TO THE YOGA HOUSE KOH PHANGAN
Craniosacral-based treatment is now one of the most successful and fastest-growing approaches to mind-body healing.
It’s both a medical system with precise anatomical criteria and a therapeutic art requiring the practitioner to feel, interpret and move energy. Craniosacral Therapy is a form of manual therapy that goes so much deeper than the physical body.
This is soul work.
We are holistic beings and if one aspect of ourselves is out of balance or experiencing dysfunction, Craniosacral can be a helpful healing modality. Expect to have your mind blown.
Combining both Upledger and Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, we will learn to work with the cranial rhythm,
pelvic and respiratory diaphragms, thoracic inlet and hyoid bone.
Learn to work with both osseous and membraneous restrictions while identifying and releasing restrictions at the sacrum, in the dural tube and within the bones of the skull.
An in-depth introduction to Anatomy will be covered:
Frontal Bone, Temporals, Sphenoid, Parietals, Occiput, TMJ and more.
By the end of Level 1, students will have the skills and techniques to compete a 10-step protocol.
Students will receive a booklet and a certificate upon completion.
Mornings begin with intention, moving through a yin yoga practice, breathwork and time by the warm ocean.
We then move into the Craniosacral Therapy Certification Coursework followed by time enjoying the exotic land.
Each evening, we gather together to share and connect.
During your free time, we highly encourage rest and relaxation.
This is a wonderful time to be present in nature, reflect, swim, stargaze, relax in quietude,
receive healing treatments, unwind oceanside or simply be.
12pm – 3pm: Arrival & Opening
3pm – 6pm: Unwind
6pm – 8pm: Community Dinner
8pm: Stargazing + Share Circle
WEDNESDAY - MONDAY
8am – 9am: Morning Yoga
9am – 10am: Breakfast
10am – 1pm: Course Program
2pm – 4pm: Course Program
4pm – 8pm: Excursion
8pm: Riverside Meditation
8am: Closing Ceremony
10am: Share Circle
Cost includes 6 nights stay at The Yoga House Koh Phangan, Craniosacral Therapy Level 1 Certification,
morning yoga + breathwork, sacred adventures, healing bodywork, two healthful vegetarian meals per day.
Airfare, airport transportation, tipping and extra activities not included.
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Partial or full payment is required to secure your spot.
Kari Toft is the owner of Visionary Craniosacral Healing. Over the past 15 years, Kari has studied and worked all over the world. Her passion lies in facilitating the healing journey of others so that they may live an authentic, balanced life. Kari’s Spiritual path began 25 years ago and since then has become a skilled and gifted Craniosacral Therapist, Medical Intuitive and Reiki Master. She is an Empath, Clairvoyant and has extensive training in Shamanic Practices. Kari teaches a wide variety of courses and is passionate about sharing her knowledge.
JAMIE LEE MOCK
Known for her practice in Craniosacral Therapy, Jamie Lee offers healing by gently guiding the body, mind and spirit back to its natural state of harmony. Along her journey, Jamie Lee has explored many healing modalities from Tantra and Plant Spirit Medicines to Traditional Chinese Medicine and Reiki. Drawing from direct experience, she brings a multi-faceted approach to her work incorporating grounded yet intuitive guidance to her sessions and retreats. Providing safe space, support and healing is her deepest purpose and calling.
LEARN TO HEAL & BE HEALED
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