empowering refugees to lead each other through trauma informed yoga
apply to certify as an ompowerment facilitator
To certify, you will need to complete the following:
submit criminal record release
submit proof of 200 hour RYT certification
complete the “OMPowered Facilitation for Trauma and Transformation” course, online or in-person
submit all inquiry questions from the “OMPowered Facilitation for Trauma and Transformation” manual and videos
teach at least ten, trauma informed classes for at-risk communities in your area to practice your skills, with at least two different communities
submit a written statement, signed by the community facilitator or any other official that can vouch for your work, for each of the trauma informed classes that you teach
meet with your assigned mentor (in person or virtually) at least twice to discuss “OMPowered Facilitation for Trauma and Transformation” coursework
assist on one OMPowered Trauma Informed Yoga for Freedom and Empowerment training
meet with your assigned mentor (in person or virtually) at least twice to discuss your experience of assisting, ideally once at the beginning of the training and once at the end
Pay the certification fee. Payment plans can be arranged. **No one will be turned away due to lack of sufficient funds, Payment plans and a limited number of scholarships – both partial and full – are available. Please be in touch directly to apply for these places and to discuss other options.
With submission of the application, you acknowledge that you understand the requirements.