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Addressing Trauma Through the Biology of Breathing

  • Living Yoga 5100 SW Macadam Avenue, Ste 360 Portland United States (map)

Living Yoga presents "Addressing Trauma through the Biology of Breathing" with Angelina Vasile.

The breath is the central and most essential tool for any yoga or mindfulness practice. It has the capacity to affect our minds, biochemistry and nervous system and therefore, our physical and emotional wellbeing.

  • Learn the main muscles and their function in conscious breathing.

  • Become more familiar with how breathing affects chemical stagnancy and supports "detox" in the body and brain.

  • Use down-regulating breath practices for working with trauma, PTSD and heightened/depressed states.

This workshop is open to the public. Pre-registration is required. Sliding scale payment options range up to $45. Active Living Yoga volunteers may access this workshop for free.

Click here to view our sliding scale.

Living Yoga’s sliding scale payment system allows our workshops to be available at multiple price points based on personal financial circumstances. Any amount you pay for this training helps to support Living Yoga's trauma-informed yoga programs.


Please email Chris Terjeson at to be added to the waitlist.

Earlier Event: June 8
Trauma Resiliency Immersion
Later Event: September 7