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Raquel Chinchetru

Raquel Chinchetru is a qualified yoga teacher and a yoga therapist. She completed a two-year Yoga Therapy Diploma course with the Yoga Biomedical Trust, the main governing body for yoga therapy in the UK. Raquel also completed additional therapeutic yoga training with Mukanda Stiles in Yoga and Ayurveda, Well-Woman Yoga with Francoise Freedman, Pregnancy and Postnatal and Baby yoga with Uma Dismore -Tuli, Yoga for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder from the world renowned Boston Trauma Center and mind-body therapy training with Yoga for the Mind.

Raquel also holds a degree in Psychology, a Master's degree in Human Resources and a MSc in Health Psychology at the University of Westminster. Raquel used to work as an honorary assistant psychologist with CAMHS NHS Islington.

Past and present Confer events
Yoga & Mental Health. A 3-day Conference-Workshop Exploring its Role in Emotional Healing, Affective Regulation and Neurobiology
2 - 4 November 20012

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Grief Works by Julia Samuel

Death affects us all. Yet it is still the last taboo in our society, and grief is still profoundly misunderstood...

In Grief Works we hear stories from those who have experienced great love and great loss - and survived. Stories that explain how grief unmasks our greatest fears, strips away our layers of protection and reveals our innermost selves...
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