Teaching Yoga in Scottish Prisons, Sunday 15th May

Teaching yoga at HMP Greenock

Join The Prison Phoenix Trust in Edinburgh for two events on Sunday May 15th. Learn from the UK’s leading prison yoga charity with over 30 years’ experience bringing the benefits of meditation and yoga to people living and working in secure environments.

10am – 1pm Introducing Prison Yoga

Find out what it’s like to teach yoga in prisons, young offenders institutions and other secure settings. Learn about the joys and challenges, how to get a class started – and how The Prison Phoenix Trust can support you.

2pm- 5pm Be Safe in Prison

Continuing professional development for teachers already working in prison: security changes in the last two years, an opportunity to share experiences and questions, hear from an experienced  prison officer and try out ways to deal with difficult situations that sometimes arise. 

Where: Beetroot Sauvage yoga studio and cafe, 33-41 Ratcliffe Terrace, Edinburgh EH9 1SX

Cost: half day £30; whole day £45

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