Insight Professional Development Course – Level 1. Introduction
Insight Focused NeuroTherapy – IFnT
Current research shows that the practical application of neuroscience and mindfulness principles in therapy enhances positive psychological change and growth. The data is so compelling; that we can no longer ignore it.
Insight Focused NeuroTherapy is an integrative model of therapy designed by thought leader and international speaker, Pauline Skeates. IFnT integrates findings from various sources of research – neuroscience, epigenetics, mindfulness, compassion studies, bio-cellular and longevity research and concepts from quantum and polyvagal theory. into a cohesive therapeutic process.
IFnT provides the components and processes necessary to utilise the brain’s innate capacity for change at a structural and functional level.
This Introduction Course Covers:
- Integrated course overview
- The Science of the Brain
- Mindfulness + Awareness + Focused Attention + Intention
- Polyvagal Theory + Relationships + Attachment
- Clean Language + Neurological Restructuring and Consolidation
- Pathways to Change and New Growth + Fear Reduction and Softening of the Defenses.
- Application + Integration of the IFnT therapeutic process
This introduction is a standalone course or you may wish to complete the entire IFnT training Level 3
Who should attend
We have tailored this course to those who work in people-helping professions, and those who wish to enhance their personal growth and development.
With the ever-increasing demands and expectations on us, techniques that care for body and mind are essential to help us thrive.
What you can expect
This is a two-day course where the team at Insight will share the latest research, strategies and best practices to leverage the power of our brain to change. This course is packed with practical tools and exercises so that you get to apply what you have learned for yourself and the ones you care for.
- Course notes, reference reading
- Supervised group session
- Copy of our book – From Distress to De-stress by Skeates & Fabrin
We provide a stimulating environment where you can be curious, explore and learn. Come and join us to discover the principles for neurological restructuring.
“I found the IFnT course fascinating on several levels. As a massage therapist and primary school teacher, I work with all sorts of people who deal with a range of mental health issues, and this course gave me valuable insights into my clients and students’ brains, minds and bodies. I’ve come away with not only deeper insights and greater empathy for what people are dealing with but also rich resources to greater cater to students’ and clients’ needs. Highly valuable and I definitely recommend this course!” Laura – School Teacher, Auckland