Enlightened Events Blog

Learn from leaders in the field at the Australian Yoga Therapy Conference

Trina Bawden-Smith - Monday, April 03, 2017
I would love you to attend the Australian Yoga Therapy Conference (http://enlightenedevents.com.au/events/australian-yoga-therapy-conference) - whether it is your first time or your 6th. The AYTC is Australia’s premier Yoga therapy event,   Read More.....

Mindfulness and chronic pain with Georgie Davidson

Trina Bawden-Smith - Thursday, March 23, 2017
Since 1979 mindfulness has been weaving its way into western healthcare. Jon Kabat-Zinn taught the first Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) course, to people who were suffering despite receiving the best medical care (Kabat-Zinn 1990). Over  Read More.....

How can You use Touch as a Therapeutic Tool

Trina Bawden-Smith - Friday, February 17, 2017
For yoga therapists, the use of touch can be a powerful treatment and assessment modality to add to their skills and treatment options. Yoga therapists who wish to work with touch can start by becoming more attuned to their own sense of internal touc  Read More.....

Whats On in 2017. Yoga therapy courses starting soon. New retreats in Bhutan, Cambodia and India

Trina Bawden-Smith - Monday, January 30, 2017
I hope 2017 has started well for you! What an exciting year we have in store for you. Over the next 12 months we are looking forward to offering you a range of exceptional Yoga therapy courses, workshops and conferences. We also invite you to jo  Read More.....

The 9 Sources of a Woman's Power. Divine Feminine is next week

Trina Bawden-Smith - Thursday, September 01, 2016
I am so excited that Dr. Christine Page is returning to Australia to present at Divine Feminine. (http://www.divinefeminine.com.au) Christine is a pioneer in women's health, inspirational speaker and gifted intuitive and author of 7 books on se  Read More.....

How to Integrate the Shadow so you can reach your full potential at Divine Feminine

Trina Bawden-Smith - Wednesday, August 10, 2016
In a few weeks women will be gathering together at Divine Feminine (http://www.divinefeminine.com.au). So often we focus on light and love and chose to ignore the shadow. Yet for us to be truly whole, we must integrate the dark. The dark femin  Read More.....

5 Ways you can Invite the Divine Feminine into your life

Trina Bawden-Smith - Friday, July 29, 2016
Women can compete with men in so many arenas today but we are finding that living in such a masculine way doesn’t totally fulfil us or replenish our feminine bodies and souls. So what can we do to balance our hectic, right-brain, masculinised,   Read More.....

Join us at Divine Feminine. Timeless Wisdom for the Modern Woman

Trina Bawden-Smith - Thursday, July 14, 2016
As Dr Brene Brown says “Connection is why we’re here. We are hardwired to connect with others, it’s what gives purpose and meaning to our lives." This is especially true for women. Women need to gather and to be seen, heard, f  Read More.....

Should you touch or adjust a student affected by trauma

Trina Bawden-Smith - Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Working with people recovering from trauma requires some special considerations, especially when it comes to the use of touch and making adjustments. There are 3 main types of adjustments a yoga teacher can offer: • Visual adjustments:  Read More.....

How Therapeutic Yoga Classes can build your Yoga Therapy Practice

Trina Bawden-Smith - Sunday, January 10, 2016
Therapeutic Yoga classes can be a valuable part of a Yoga Therapy practice because they offer a group environment that is more therapeutic in nature than a general yoga class but are more financially accessible than a one-on-one yoga therapy consulta  Read More.....