'A breath of fresh air in the laughter yoga world' (Certified Laughter Yoga Trainer)
Next course: in a fantastic outdoor-based training venue in north Bristol - new date soon, register your interest and get the £175 VeryEarlyBird price I am a Laughter Ambassador and Laughter Yoga Teacher trained by the Founder of the Global Laughter Yoga Movement, Dr Madan Kataria. When you train with me you experience an innovative and highly interctive learning style (perfect CPD for existing laughter yoga practitioners - ask me for your special code/details?) Want to see this style in action? Watch the BBC film of #laughteryogawithjoe and the Bristol laughter club here
When you become a Certified Laughter Yoga Leader you can spread the benefits of laughter with charities, in yoga & fitness studios, social clubs, care homes, festivals, special events, and in the workplace. Also, you learn your own tailored, specific, personal laughter yoga practice. Course fee: £240 / earlybird £190. This popular course is ideal for individuals who are looking to expand their skills and bring more laughter into their own life and the lives of others. Also, you can simply learn Laughter Yoga techniques to experience more laughter benefits into your own life.
- 'Brilliant. Such a relaxed couple of days' - 'The group was an inspiration and I'm taking away what I needed' - 'Practical learning, supported by a safe group' - 'Powerful. I think a few lifestyle changes will be in order after this' - 'Calming, not judgemental, welcoming. Felt really safe and free'
Whether you have a personal development interest are a workshop leader facilitator psychologist presenter & trainer mindfulness practitioner teacher coach therapist carer nurse wellbeing specialist NLP practitioner hoola hoopist life model another other specialist - this course has plenty for you.
I am a facilitator with over 25 years experience, and have been running laughter workshops since 1997. My clients include major organisations from both the private and public sector, and I also run sessions at venues like Cheltenham Science Festival, Glastonbury Festival, Alternatives, and Mind Body Spirit festival in London. I wrote 'Awakening the Laughing Buddha within', co-authored with the Barefoot Doctor. I am an occasional Visiting Lecturer on ‘Laughter’ at the University of the West of England, my work features regularly in the media, including BBC 2’s ‘Don’t Die Young’ with Dr Alice Roberts, and my work on cardiovascular health is used by the Open University. In 2003 I founded the Bristol Laughter Club which is now the UK’s longest-running series of laughter workshops. In 2006 I initiated and co-founded the UK’s Laughter Facilitation Training programme and organised the UK’s 1st National Sponsored ‘Laugh-a-thon’ for the British Heart Foundation. I was a director of the Pierian Centre (www.pieriancentre.com).