May 12 – December 8, 2021
What is addiction? “Addiction is any pattern of behaviour that you crave, and find some temporary relief or pleasure in, but are unable to give up despite the negative long term consequences of engaging in that behaviour.” Dr. Gabor Maté
Join us at this 7 month, 16 session training program (3 hours in class every other week) if you would like to cultivate healthy habits and overcome unwanted behaviour.
Suitable for people in recovery or wishing to change unwanted habits, and for health practitioners, yoga teachers and anyone seeking positive change and guidance in their lives. The course includes 16 sessions (every other week) of in-class curriculum and yoga instruction with a 500 page manual; plus a home practice which includes online yoga videos, over 90 teaching video clips from Dr. Gabor Maté, and weekly small group support meetings online.
You will learn to:
- Use Kundalini Yoga and meditation to rejuvenate body, mind and spirit
- Utilize yogic techniques to decrease cravings
- Restore the nervous system, brain, frontal lobe and adrenal glands with yoga and naturopathic therapies
- Access your spiritual centre and learn to rely on your Higher Self
- Develop neutrality and clear subconscious patterns
- Manage your reactions to people and events
- Enhance communication and relationship skills
- Make a healthy shift in perspective and attitude
For more information on the 16 modules or themes that comprise this program, please click HERE.
Location & Dates
Location: Grow Wellness, 950 Albion Road, Toronto (see MAP)
Dates: May 12 – December 8, 2021
Time: 6:00 – 9:00pm (alternate Wednesday evenings)
Nirmal Singh is a lead Kundalini Yoga teacher trainer, and mentors with Sat Dharam Kaur in her “Beyond Addiction: The Yogic Path to Recovery” training program. Nirmal has co-facilitated this program in Toronto, Owen Sound, Guelph and Peru, and teaches “Beyond Addiction Community Support Program” classes in Toronto. Nirmal owns and operates The Wellness Path which produces Kundalini Yoga related programs including sacred chant concerts, the White Tantric Yoga meditation course, Level One and Two Kundalini Yoga teacher training and retreats. Nirmal is a Certified Master Coach Practitioner and Compassionate Inquiry Practitioner, focusing on clients who wish to change difficult habitual patterns, or gain insight and strength in their recovery from addictions or trauma.
Dharm Kaur (Ela Bielski) has been practicing Kundalini yoga since 1991. She was fortunate to meet Yogi Bhajan in 1997 while taking the Master’s Touch Teacher Training. Studying at the feet of the Master transformed her life. She is a KRI certified Level 2 Kundalini Yoga teacher and her teaching style is that of a Bhakti yogi – compassionately guiding students to connect with their Essence, their Highest Self. Her calling is to provide sacred Kundalini yoga teachings to those who need them the most. As she witnesses the positive impact kundalini yoga and the Beyond Addiction program have on her students, her heart opens and she feels enriched and fulfilled.
Manjeet Adi trained as a medical doctor in Hungary and then graduated as a naturopathic doctor in Canada. She has vast experience working in the addiction field and is a Kundalini Yoga instructor. Her hobbies include cycling, rock-climbing, and walks in nature. She has been living and exploring the Beyond Addiction program since 2016.
Fees & Registration
Early Bird: $1,500 + HST ($1,695), by April 21, 2021
Regular Price: $1,700 + HST ($1,921), after April 21, 2021
Returning Participants: $750 + HST ($847.50)
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Please fill out this registration form.
Requests to withdraw from the course must be received in writing. Those withdrawing by January 20, 2021 are eligible for a refund, minus a $300 + HST administrative fee. No refunds will be issued for those withdrawing after January 20, 2021. In the event the course is cancelled, all tuition funds will be re-imbursed. Thank you for your understanding.
For information on this training program, please contact Nirmal at Nirmal@TheWellnessPath.ca, or 416-716-1402.
For more information on Beyond Addiction, please visit BeyondAddiction.ca