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21 June 2019 Introduction to Trauma Informed Yoga Workshop Darwin SOLD OUT

30, 31 August & 1 September 2019 20 Hour Trauma Informed Yoga Retreat Orvieto, Italy SOLD OUT

12 October 2019 Introduction to Trauma Informed Yoga Workshop Sydney SOLD OUT 

Join a global network of Trauma Informed Yoga Teachers implementing The Yoga Impact Charity's Evidence Based Trauma Informed Yoga Programs where they're needed most. 

The Yoga Impact Charity teaching team and alumni run trauma informed yoga programs with refugees, survivors of domestic and sexual violence, first responders, veterans, families of the Defence Force and in prisons .

TYIC Workshops and Retreats include:

  • An understanding of trauma and its neurobiological basis 

  • The latest evidence on the benefits of yoga when applied to traumatised populations (including an evaluation of our yoga programs conducted by the NSW Service for the Treatment & Rehabilitation of Torture & Trauma Survivors)

  • The Yoga Impact Charity's Core Teaching Principles 

  • Sequencing + How to tailor classes 

  • Program Design 

  • Tools for Self Regulation 

  • Consultation about the establishment of your own program 

Following the completion of The Yoga Impact Charity Training you are eligible to join our global teaching team

Retreat and Workshop hours can be credited to Yoga Australia and Yoga Alliance Continuing Professional Development Points. 

Get in touch if you're interested in arranging a trauma informed yoga workshops or retreat in your location that is not currently listed. 



Hear from past participants 

A beautifully organised and well thought out introductory course which balanced evidence, technique and human touch! Thank you Danielle, you are an inspiration and role model!  Sandra

Wonderful workshop. Lots of 'aha' moments. I learnt a lot to apply to my classes and I also learnt a lot about myself. Phoebe

Such a wonderful day Workshop, connecting to a practise I deeply believe in! Thank you for bringing this work to us! Abigail 

Today was amazing! This is why I want to be a yoga teacher. Thank you and Namaste, Deepika 

An empowering day filled with great lessons. Love your work!


Thank you for such an informative and welcoming day! Saya 

Booking & Payments Policy


The hosting of retreats and workshops by The Yoga Impact Charity requires arrangement to be made well in advance eg venue bookings.  As such, late withdrawal from a program imposes a cost on the Charity.


Payment policy

To secure your place, full payment (for workshops) or a $200 deposit (for retreats) must be received.

Full payment for retreats is due six weeks prior to the start date of a retreat.


Cancellation Policy

The Yoga Impact Charity does not offer refunds for workshops or retreats.

If you cancel before 14 days of the start date, your payment may be used as credit for another retreat within 12 months.  We are also happy to transfer your place to another person you nominate.

If you cancel within 14 days or less before the start date, you will forfeit the entire payment.

If a workshop or retreat is cancelled by The Yoga Impact Charity, you may transfer the full amount to another workshop or retreat, or request a full refund. 

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