• July 26–31, 2020
  • Sunday-Friday: 5 nights

Breath-Body-Mind Teacher Training, Level 3

For healthcare professionals, therapists, yoga teachers, schoolteachers, military, and disaster relief workers who have completed Breath-Body-Mind Teaching Training Levels 1 and 2.

As a Level 3 candidate, you attend the Level 1 Teacher Training and learn how to help train others to teach Coherent Breathing and other practices. In this program, you

  • Assist in training the Level 1 students
  • Receive feedback on your teaching techniques
  • Create and maintain a set of resource materials.
  • Receive instruction in more advanced practices

Medical doctors Richard P. Brown and Patricia L. Gerbarg help you develop the skills you need to help train others, practice more advanced healing techniques, use breathwork in psychotherapy, and develop programs in your area of interest.

Upon completion, Level 3 teachers have the skills to explain basic scientific principles for the effects of breath practices on stress response, sympatho-vagal balance, emotion regulation, and social engagement.

Note Wear comfortable clothing for yoga and qigong. Bring a Breathing Buddy.


  • Completion of Breath-Body-Mind Teacher Training, Levels 1 and 2.
  • Regular practice of Coherent Breathing and other techniques (at least 20 minutes a day 5–7 days per week).
  • Experience teaching Coherent Breathing and other Breath-Body-Mind techniques.

Required reading Richard P. Brown and Patricia Gerbarg, The Healing Power of the Breath: Simple Techniques to Reduce Stress and Anxiety, Enhance Concentration, and Balance Your Emotions (book + CD and E-Book).

Required listening Coherence 2 Bells 60-minute MP3 track, available from iTunes, Spotify, Coherence.com, Amazon. Please purchase prior to the program and bring with you for practice.

Recommended reading Richard P. Brown and Patricia Gerbarg, Non-Drug Treatments for ADHD: New Options for Kids, Adults and Clinicians; Richard P. Brown, Patricia Gerbarg, and Phillip R. Muskin, How to Use Herbs, Nutrients, and Yoga in Mental Health Care

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Richard P. Brown, MD, is an associate clinical professor of psychiatry at Columbia University and a certified teacher of aikido, qigong, yoga, and meditation.

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Patricia L. Gerbarg, MD, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at New York Medical College, researches the efficacy of mind-body practices for post-traumatic stress disorders and depression.

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