Hands On Connection

Discover how to transform your teaching and deepen your relationship with students through touch.

 Photo shows the back of a person who is wearing a grey jumper. You can see the head and shoulder of the person standing behind, as well as their hands, which are placed on the other person’s back.

Don't miss this exclusive training!



Join Stacy Dockins and Chelsea Roff for this exclusive training for yoga teachers and yoga teachers-in-training.


The meaning of touch

Learn how culture, gender, age, and personal factors affect students’ experience of physical contact. Explore when (and when not) to use touch to build trust and rapport with different students.


Not all Touch Is The Same

Explore the various types of touch at your disposal as a yoga teacher, and practice offering each type with skill and compassion.


Empower Your Students

Learn speaking strategies to invite students to communicate boundaries while fostering a sense of agency, self-efficacy, and mutual trust.


Roadmaps to Assists

Apply what you’ve learned to create personalized assists for each student. Come away with a systematic approach to create your own assists from what you see, feel, and sense.

Earn 12 continuing education hours with Yoga Alliance!



May 18–20, 2018


Friday: 6pm - 8pm
Saturday: 9am- 4pm
Sunday: 10am - 3pm


$349 Early Bird
$399 after April 18th


Yoga Project - Fort Worth
1533 Merrimac Circle #207
Fort Worth, TX 76107

Meet Your Teachers

Stacy Dockins, E-RYT 500 and Owner of the Yoga Project

Stacy Dockins is the co-owner of The Yoga Project and co-founder of Free Life People® school of yoga. A yoga practitioner for almost 20 years and a yoga teacher trainer since 2005, Stacy embraces and teaches a yoga practice that cultivates real-life tools to navigate today's modern world.

Chelsea Roff, C-IAYT and Director of Eat Breathe Thrive

Chelsea Roff is the Founder and Director of Eat Breathe Thrive. An author, researcher, and educator, she has spent nearly a decade pioneering integrative health programs for people with mental health challenges.