Leave the Tension: Yoga workshop for the upper back, neck and shoulders

Leave the Tension:

Yoga workshop for the upper back, neck and shoulders

Saturday, 26 January 2019 – 14:00-17:00

Do you suffer with tension in your upper back, neck or shoulders? Have you had a previously neck injury, or feel that maybe you hold stress in your body? This workshop is an ideal way to relieve tension, stress and tightness but also to understand some of the underlying causes.

Hazel is a Chiropractor and has treated thousands of patients with symptoms of tension and stress. In this workshop Hazel has combined her knowledge as a Chiropractor and Yoga instructor to deliver an informative and interactive session suitable for all students, including those with little previous yoga experience.

The workshop will be an informal and relaxed space where students will have an opportunity to understand how tension is produced in this area and helpful stretches, exercises and movements that you will be able to continue at home. Hazel will provide hands on feedback and facilitations during the session and will be available after the workshop for any advice needed for particular injuries and problems. Of course there will also be complimentary tea and cake afterwards. If you require any further information then do please contact Hazel, she would be more than happy to answer any questions.

Itineary for the afternoon:

1:30pm: Doors open at Yoga On The Square

2pm: Welcome and introduction to the workshop

2:15pm: Postural analysis, alignment and biofeedback

2:30pm: Breathwork, focusing the mind on the body and the tension currently held

2:45pm: Yoga flow specifically focused on releasing tension in the upper back, neck and shoulders

3:45pm: Directed self massage through muscles, fascia, ligaments and tendons of the upper body

4:15pm: Yin yoga, slowing the session down to holding particular postures with the breath

4:45pm: Savasna, complete relaxation

5pm: Close of the workshop and a chance to enjoy cake and tea in the chill out room upstairs


For tickets and booking, please click here.

Early Bird Ticket – £25.00 (limited tickets available before 1st Jan 2018)

Workshop Ticket – £30.00

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