Courses & Training
We offer professional training for practitioners, and more general courses designed to be easily accessible for non-clinicians to learn about navigating their own nervous systems. Feel free to contact us if you would like advice on choosing a course.
Rhythm of Regulation® Courses
Rhythm of Regulation® Polyvagal Theory in Therapy
A great intro with ongoing access to 20+ hours of Polyvagal training presented by Deb Dana herself. Includes accompanying handouts & articles. Complete it at your own pace, in your time zone. This is an extensive, detailed training & thorough introductory offering to learn the fundamentals of Polyvagal-informed work, & popular starting point for both clinical and non-clinical practitioners from all backgrounds / modalities. Take a chapter by chapter look at the art & science of how to befriend the nervous system & shape it toward safety & connection.
Learning Labs Series II: Four Specific Polyvagal Deep Dives
Series II of the popular Learning Labs webinars, offers therapists, clinicians & practitioners an opportunity to develop & broaden their practice with a deep exploration of four specific topics within Polyvagal-Guided Therapy. Each 90-minute recorded webinar module begins with a teaching presentation and ends with the recorded question and answer session. The topics for each are as follows: Lab 1 - From State to Story / Lab 2 - Mapping the Regulated System / Lab 3 - Flavors of Autonomic Response / Lab 4 - Working with Couples.
Foundations of Polyvagal Informed Practice Training Series
An unparalleled professional training series led by Deb and her senior training team, offering practitioners a deeply immersive and interactive learning journey to becoming polyvagal-informed. Delve into the intricacies of your own autonomic patterns while cultivating a solid grounding in PVT application. Learn how to bring a polyvagal lens to your work & client sessions and confidently integrate PVT into your practice. Combines over 49 hours of live-online training & recorded sessions and includes lifetime access to Deb Dana’s unique material.
Learning Labs Series I: Four Specific Polyvagal Deep Dives
The Polyvagal Learning Lab Series offers therapists / practitioners an opportunity to deepen their existing knowledge. of Polyvagal-Guided Therapy. Each 90-minute module begins with a teaching piece and ends with the recorded Q&A session. Topics as follows: Lab 1- Bringing a Polyvagal Lens to your Remote Sessions / Lab 2 - Introducing PVT to Clients, Colleagues and the Greater Human Community / Lab 3 - Setting up a Polyvagal Informed Session / Lab 4 - Embodying the Polyvagal Perspective. Full series available as on-demand recordings.
2-Day Workshop: Polyvagal Theory in Action
Dec 7-8, 2023: Creating Safety and Connection with Trauma Clients. Join Deb for this in-person workshop to learn how to support your clients affected by trauma and stuck in a state of dysregulation find and return to experiences of regulation, safety and connection. Over the two days you will deepen your knowledge of Polyvagal Theory, in easy to understand language, and leave with both a roadmap for working with trauma clients and tangible strategies for working with the nervous system based on Deb's renowned framework and methodology.
Psychotherapy Networker: Masterclass
Polyvagal Informed Therapy Masterclass. Join Deb in a one-on-one analysis with Networker Continuing Education Director and clinician, Zachary Taylor, as they discuss Deb's unique contribution & how she works moment-by-moment in real time. Understand Deb's groundbreaking work in action through actual client sessions. Learn how she creates healing maps from a client’s own nervous system, & how to use your own nervous system to help your client stay grounded & to self-regulate. Includes an in-depth interview with Deb Dana and Stephen Porges.
Finding Safety in your Nervous System
This online course offers resources to help calm your body & soothe your soul. Open to all curious human beings. Here, Deb Dana provides her valuable blueprint for building resilience and finding safety during the many ups and downs of life. You will get lifetime access to 6 progressive video training sessions, guided exercises, prompts, and transcripts. Involves modules on the embodied, environmental and relational pathways and a final integration session & invitation to create a personalized plan to regulate your nervous system in everyday life.