Join us October 17-18 for two jam-packed days of next-level yoga study! This weekend workshop, led by Dee O'Neill, a board-certified Neurotherapy expert and licensed professional counselor, offers a unique opportunity to learn from the best in the brain biz.

Yogis: Apply the science of the nervous system to your yoga practice to offer students NEXT-LEVEL yoga. 

Mental Health Clinicians: Apply neuroscience and yoga techniques to take your clinical work to the NEXT LEVEL. 

One Weekend | 16 CEUs* | Game-Changing Knowledge

For $195, participants will gain:

  • 16 CEUs*
  • A comprehensive understanding of how brain science can be used in holistic, mind-body healing approaches
  • Over 15 hours of live learning sessions through Zoom
  • Recordings of all sessions
  • Two guided yoga practices led by LISPY School staff
  • Next-level knowledge of brain anatomy, neuroplasticity, the neuroscience of trauma, and other thought-provoking topics
  • Guidance on how brain science and yoga tradition can be combined to enhance your practice as a mental health clinician or yoga instructor
  • A downloadable lesson guide and a curated list of applicable resources
  • and more!

Disclaimer: LISPY’s psychotherapeutic yoga training does not qualify graduates to diagnose or treat mental illness, nor practice as a licensed mental health professional.

*CEUs available for LPC, LMFT, RYT

Prerequisite: Education in the mental health industry, or yoga instructor training experience is required to enroll in this course.

Take the Plunge!

Transform your practice with psychotherapeutic yoga knowledge.

Note: This is course is one of nine weekend courses that make up the LISPY 200-hour RYT. Tuition for "Merging Brain Science with Yoga Tradition" can be applied toward our Fall 2020 RYT program! Click here for more information.

The LISPY School was founded to provide yogis and mental health clinicians with innovative knowledge about the body and brain to give them an edge in their respective practices.

Meet the Faculty

Licensed Professional Counselor, Board Certified in Neurotherapy, Certificate in the Foundations of NeuroLeadership, HeartMath Certified Trainer

Dee O'Neill

Dee O’Neill is a Keynote Speaker and the Founder of NeuroCognitive Fitness, a concierge brain fitness assessment and training practice to help clients better understand how their brain works and how to make it work better. By first using advanced neurotechnology to assess NeuroCognition via brainmapping, cognitive testing, and standardized metrics, then secondly enhancing brain fitness through customized training programs. Dee has uniquely specialized education and experience in neuroscience, neurotechnology, along with coaching and counseling to effortlessly translate complex brain science principles into practical practices to not only manage, but maximize, brain fitness. Dee has a Master of Science Graduate Degree in Psychology from Chaminade University of Honolulu, and her undergraduate work was in Human Health and Exercise Science at the University of Hawaii.

200-hour LISPY RYT, LPC-intern

Alana McCraw

Alana McCraw is a LISPY 200-hour graduate from the September 2019 cohort. She is furthering her study and knowledge of yoga through courses at Yoga International. Alana graduated from the Integrative Nutrition Health Coach program in March 2017 and is furthering her education and skills with Precision Nutrition. Alana is currently a Licensed Professional Counseling Associate who graduated in May 2019 where she earned her Master of Arts degree with a concentration in Mindfulness-Based Transpersonal Counseling from Naropa University in Boulder, Colorado. The institution was founded by Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche; meditation and contemplative self-reflection were the core elements of Alana's training and continue to guide her not only on her personal journey, but in her clinical discernment and application of counseling.

200-hour LISPY RYT, LPC-Associate

Amber Ambriz

Amber Ambriz is a 200-hour RYT who graduated through the LISPY program. She is continuing her yoga education through mentorship and online training. Amber is currently a Licensed Professional Counseling Associate at Lifeologie Dallas where she originally began interning as a graduate student. During her time at Texas Woman's University, she was a graduate assistant for the Health and Wellbeing Initiative, she has always lived her life holistically but it was during this time that she deeply understood that mind, body, environment, and financial wellness are what she sees as a healthy lifestyle for herself. This realization guided her training to learn more about the intersection of mind and body.