Calm and Safe: Simple strategies for relaxing your nervous system and building resilience
In this one hour workshop, Holistic Wellness Educators Susan Shehata and Colleen Buckman discuss the role of the nervous system in emotional regulation and how to activate a state of calm.We will explore:
- The jobs of our sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous system
- How are bodies pull from past experiences to determine safety in this moment
- Establishing practices to lean into in times of stress
- Two simple breathing exercises that you can do every day
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