Are you curious to learn how yoga can be used to enhance various types of therapy?

Welcome to
"YOGA IN PSYCHOTHERAPY"

(AND RELATED MODALITIES: Yoga Therapy, Yoga Instruction, Rehabilitation Therapies, Medical Specialties, Health Coaching).

THE WORK OF JOANN LUTZ, MSW, LICSW, C-IAYT, E-RYT, YACEP.

Joann's work provides a clinical foundation for integrating Trauma-Sensitive Yoga with Polyvagal Theory, Somatic Psychotherapy, and Neuroscience Research, to improve outcomes in a variety of disciplines. These teachings are appropriate for psychotherapists, other healthcare professionals, teachers, religious leaders, and coaches, as well as the general public. Professionals will be able to incorporate the tools and practices offered in this program into the approach which they currently use.
 
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 NEW VIDEO, : Joann Lutz presents Nervous-System Informed, Trauma-sensitive Yoga:  !https://bit.ly/MTL-Trauma-Healing-andYoga-Joann-Lutz

JOIN FREE BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP
ON JOANN'S BOOK, TRAUMA HEALING IN THE YOGA ZONE. 
Mondays, January 17, 31, 8-9 p.m. EST.

REGISTER FOR NEW 8-WEEK, ONLINE CE COURSE:
Integrating Yoga with Polyvagal Theory: An Adjunct Treatment for PTSD, Depression, and Anxiety. begins Thursday, Feb. 10.  23 CES.
Early-bird registration deadline: Thursday, Feb. 3.

JOIN FREE, LIVE, ONLINE COURSE INTRO! Thursday, Jan. 27, 2022, 8-9 P.M. EST.


  SEE PROGRAMS PAGE FOR DETAILS.

ABOUT JOANN

Joann Lutz, MSW, LICSW, E-RYT, developer of “Nervous-System Informed, Trauma-Sensitive Yoga" (NITYA), has been training mental health professionals internationally for 10 years, as well as offering a certification program in this approach.
She is the author of the book, Trauma Healing in the Yoga Zone, (Handspring, 2021); a research paper, Classical Yoga Postures as Psychotherapeutic Interventions for Autonomic Nervous System Regulation, published by Cambridge Scholars Press, and a CE Course, Bringing Yoga into Social Work Practice, by NASW Ma. (2021).
She has offered workshops at the United States Association of Body Psychotherapy International Conference, the International Psychosynthesis Conference, and online, for Somatic Experiencing International. She has also taught in Nassau, Bahamas and Grass Valley, Ca., for the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers: in New York City and San Francisco, Ca., under the auspices of the Integral Yoga Institute; in Tampa, Fla, sponsored by the University of South Florida, and is a trainer for PESI, Inc.
She was the initiator and co-chair of the 2016 and 2017 national conferences, "Integrating Yoga into Mental Health Care," (USA), and continues to teach trauma-sensitive yoga classes to special populations.
She was the New England Coordinator for the Spiritual Emergence Network, and created and taught the first East Coast-USA continuing education course on "Spirituality and Social Work" for social workers and other mental health professionals.
She completed Level One of the Somatic Experiencing training and the 40-hour training in Trauma-Sensitive Yoga at The Trauma Center in Brookline, Ma. She is certified in Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy through the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Centers; in EMDR and Psychosynthesis, and is a Certified Integral Yoga teacher. 

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Joann has just completed a series of videos which are companions to her book. You can purchase them here, as well as register for her new 23-CE Course.

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