Email:

info@barefootcranio.com

 

Address:

PO Box 109

Pomona – Qld – 4568

You Tube Bush Yoga videos:

https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCyM2KvjrPae1A8jgaUOu36g

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Podcasts:

www.craniosacralpodcast.com

Episode 122: The subtleties of intention and the power of non-doing

Episode 132: “This”

Episode 136: Four chambers of non-doing

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Barefoot Cranio treatment sessions

Venue:  Barefoot Physio & Cranio Clinic, 9 Factory Street, Pomona

Dates:  Monday to Friday

Times:  8.30am until 4.30pm

Fee’s & Payment:  $120 per 50 minute appointment; $110 for follow up sessions


Barefoot Physio treatment sessions

Venue: Barefoot Physio Clinic, 9 Factory Street, Pomona

Dates: Wednesday & Saturday

Times: Vary (please enquire)

Fee’s & Payment: $95 to $120 depending on concession (rebates claimed at the clinic for Health insurance and Medicare)

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Upcoming – Classes/Events/Seminars

Classes:

Name:  Restorative Yoga (posture, breath-work & neurogenic release combo class)

Venue:  Pomona School of Arts Hall

Date:  Most Thursday’s

** See updated class schedule on Facebook @BodyIntelligenceYoga

Time:  9.15am – 10.45am

Fee’s & Payment:  20 Aud

Requirements: Props provided but if requiring yoga mat please send ‘YYM’ to the enquiry contact for this site

Also, no food for 2 hours prior to class will provide most benefit


Name:   Breath Work (for a group of ten)

Venue: Pomona School of Arts

Date:  TBA

Time: TBA

Fee’s & Payment: 10 Aud

Requirements: No food for 2 hours before class provides optimal benefits

Booking prior to event

Explanation:  The word Pranayama is really a combination of two Sanskrit words: prana and ayama. This is often misunderstood and many practitioners think the two words are prana and yama. Yama means to restrain or control, whereas ayama means NOT doing this (i.e. NOT controlling or restraining). This can be confusing, as many teachers and authors prefer to interpret Pranayama as controlling the breath (Clarke, Yin Yoga, 2011)

In breath optimisation practice we are finding ways to free up the expression of physiology which leads to Pranayama. Therefore, a better way to think of Pranayama is to consider it the potential result of breath regulation practice.

To expand (excuse the pun), this class actually incorporates a fair bit of ‘doing’, to begin with. This is done by practicing specific breathing techniques and postures to help balance and optimise respiration. When the body’s ratio of oxygen and carbon dioxide (transportation, exchange and utilisation) are optimally balanced the need to ‘do’ lessens automatically resulting in a sense of calm vitality.

In summary, this class is the practice of modulating the breath in order to free the body’s patterned habits, which are often held in the tissues and fluids. This may then open to Pranayama (non-doing), also known as Kevala Kumbhaka.


Name:   Hormesis Yoga – small group classes

Description:  Small group (maximum of 4 people). Practicing the more specific aspects of Yoga Therapy, placing emphasis the often mis-understood Pranayama limb of yoga practice

Venue: Barefoot Physio Clinic, 9 Factory Street, Pomona

Date: Every Monday

Time:  2pm-3pm:  3pm-4pm

Fee’s & Payment:  40 Aud

Requirements:  Booking prior to event

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Name:   Restorative Bush Yoga Online.

No longer running unless covid-19 restrictions start up again….let’s hope not!

Special Event:  Due to the ongoing corona virus restrictions, I am offering online classes via Zoom! You can practice in the comfort of your home, garden…or even the bush! So put on something loose and unfold your mat (if you have one). Don’t fret if you don’t have a mat or a towel, you can use any type of surface, carpet, grass… as long as it isn’t slippery.

The session can be accessed on any laptop, smartphone or tablet. To register logon to www.eventbrite.com and type in ‘Bush Yoga Online’. It will then provide you with a zoom access number.

I recommend clicking the zoom access link 5 or so minutes before the class starts. Please also email me asap to let me know in advance if you have any injuries or health conditions I need to be aware of (info@barefootcranio.com)

Please note that for some devices or browsers, Zoom (the streaming system), might ask you to download a small app, this normally only takes a few seconds – please follow the instructions on the screen.

Link:   www.zoom.us (type in the access link number you received from eventbrite)

Date:   Thursday mornings (potentially increasing to 3 times per week)

Time:    9.30am – 11.00am

Fee’s and Payment:    Donation

Requirements:    Towel; Yoga mat (not essential); Broom handle (not essential); Pillow or cushion (not essential)

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Half-day Workshops:

Name:  Ice Immersion

Description:  Guided breathing techniques, exercises & ice water immersion

Venue:  Contact for venue

Date:  Contact

Time:  2pm – 6pm

Fee’s & Payment:  45 Aud

Requirements:  Booking prior to event


Two Day Workshops:

Name:   Feeling beyond the known

Description: Optimising the felt-sense with Dr Graham Mead & Andrew Pike  See article by Dr Graham Mead in ‘Articles’ for a more expansive description or visit: grahammead.com

Venue:  Contact

Date: Contact for dates

Time:   Day 1 & 2: 9.30am-5pm, Day 3: 9.30am-4pm

Fee’s & Payment:   540 Aud


Seminars:  See explanation below

Name:   Cranioga – Seminar A

Venue:   The Big House, Pinbarren, Sunshine Coast, Qld, Australia

www.welcometothebighouse.com.au

Date:   21st-22nd November 2020

Time:   Saturday 9.30am – 5.30pm.  Sunday 9am – 4pm

Fee’s & Payment:   250 Aud

Requirements:  Booking prior to event

 

Name:    Cranioga – Seminar B

Venue:  Contact for venue

Date:  Contact for date

Time:  Saturday 9.30am – 5.30pm   Sunday 9am – 4pm

Fee’s & Payment:  250 Aud

Requirements:  Booking prior to event

 

Name:    Cranioga – Seminar C

Venue:  Contact for venue

Date:  Contact for date

Time:  Saturday 9.30am – 5.30pm   Sunday 9am – 4pm

Fee’s & Payment:  250 Aud

Requirements:  Booking prior to event

 

Explanation:  The Cranioga Therapy seminars promote and enhance the skills required for the practice of Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (BCST) in addition to understanding specific Yoga Therapy (YT) methods and how they correlate together to help develop relational touch skills for the benefit of clients seeking help to overcome various health issues.

Summary:  A fantastic way to glean insight into this effective therapeutic process which combines the benefits of specifically tailored yoga therapy and craniosacral therapy.

Further benefits:  These seminars also act as a gateway to the reputable two year Body Intelligence (BI) training diploma in Biodynamic Cranio Sacral Therapy (BCST). For more information visit: www.bodyintelligence.com

By attending the Cranioga Therapy seminar A, B & C, and successfully completing the required home study, the student will have met the requirements for the foundation BI seminar and may join the BI course at seminar 2 anywhere the course is running in the world.

The seminars are also accredited by the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) and cover 24 hours of points for Yoga Teachers wishing to certify as Yoga Therapists and Certified Yoga Therapists continuing their professional development. For more information visit: www.iayt.org

Finally the hours attending these seminars go towards continuing professional development for Registered BCST practitioners.


Name:     Body Intelligence – Seminar 1 – Relational Touch

Venue:  Postponed until further notice

Date:   TBD

Time:   9.30am – 5.30pm

Fee’s & Payment: 1000 Aud

Explanation: See www.bodyintelligence.com


Post Graduate Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy Seminars:

Name:    The use of Intention and Non-Doing (*see below for explanation)

 

Country:     Australia

Venue: Pomona, QLD (contact for specific venue details)

Dates: 15th-18th October 2020

Times: 9.30am-5pm

Fee’s & Payment: 800 AUD

Requirements: 2 year diploma qualification as a Cranio-Sacral Therapist

 

 

Country:     New Zealand

Venue: Art of Living – 93 Lansford Crescent, Avondale, Auckland

Dates: 24-27 September 2020

Times: 9.30am-5pm

Fee’s & Payment: 800 NZD

 

 

Explanation:  Refining biodynamic touch and perception skills requires an orientation to deep health that includes a connection with a relational field of dynamic stillness. To achieve this it needs the practitioner to let go of the familiar so that the body can truly unfold itself without containment from the practitioners subtle intentions.

We are caught up in our conditioning and that leads us to narrow the health possibilities for the client. By understanding that our habitual use of intention (or doing) derives from our own patterns of prior experience provides a great insight. This insight is to ’see’ beyond the limitations of that which is familiar and illuminate the nature of the unknown.

For more information see: www.bodyintelligence.com


 

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