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
Book Study Group: Polyvagal Theory in Therapy
Explore Polyvagal Theory in Therapy in this 15 module recorded training. This introductory course offers a basic understanding of the key concepts, terminology, principles and practices of a polyvagal guided approach for practitioners. Take a chapter by chapter look at how to befriend the nervous system and shape it toward safety and connection. This course includes the 15 x 90-minute videos and downloadable PDF handouts for each chapter. Immediate ongoing access to full course content - without expiry.
Learning Labs Series I: Four Specific Polyvagal Deep Dives
The Polyvagal Learning Lab Series offers therapists and practitioners an opportunity to deepen their knowledge of specific areas of Polyvagal-Guided Therapy. Each 90-minute module begins with a teaching piece and ends with the recorded question and answer 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.
Fall 2022: Foundations of Polyvagal-Informed Practice
Deb Dana’s unique signature training series is the only in-depth professional training available which offering a deeply immersive, interactive experience, to gain a solid grounding in PVT for clinical application. Learn how to bring a polyvagal lens to clinical work & client sessions. 42 hours live-online training & recorded sessions. Bring Polyvagal Theory into your practice with confidence, integrate this effectively and add to your skills. Includes lifetime access to Deb Dana's unique material. Professional Credits available. Fall course now fully booked.
Learning Labs Series II: Four Specific Polyvagal Deep Dives
We are happy to present Series II of the popular Learning Labs webinars, offering 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.
January 2023: First UK Version of Foundations Signature Training
Deb Dana’s unique signature training series is coming to the UK! An in-depth professional training offering practitioners a deeply immersive, interactive experience, to gain a solid grounding in PVT for clinical application. Learn how to bring a polyvagal lens to clinical work & client sessions. Live-online training & recorded sessions. Bring Polyvagal Theory into your practice with confidence, integrate this effectively and add to your skills. Includes lifetime access to Deb Dana's unique material. Professional Credits available. Beginning Jan 13th 2023.
New Rhythm of Regulation Offerings Coming Soon
Brand new live-online, recorded, and on-demand Rhythm of Regulation courses coming shortly. We very much look forward to announcing our exciting new offerings for 2022! There will be plenty of learning options for curious people who wish to understand how to befriend their own nervous systems for themselves, as well as new clinical courses designed for professional practitioners to delve deeper. Please sign up to our mailing list to stay in the loop. As always, if you have any questions or queries please email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Finding Safety in your Nervous System
This 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.
Psychotherapy Networker: Deb Dana's 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.
In-Person (Georgia): Polyvagal Theory in Action
In-Person & Virtual Workshop in Decatur, Georgia, on October 24. Livestream / Webcast also available. Deb Dana’s groundbreaking framework & methodology, incorporating her unique tools & concepts, offers a deep training in Polyvagal Theory via beautifully accessible language. Learn practical ways to work with the autonomic nervous system to elicit connection & safety with your clients. Discover those very techniques Deb Dana has famously created & honed over the years as the foremost expert opening up PVT for therapists & clinicians.