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Youth Policy Institute - ACADEMIC INSTRUCTOR: » Join the Team

Youth Policy Institute » Join the Team:

PROGRAM:                  Youth Services STATUS:                       Part-Time (Non-Exempt) REPORTS TO:              After-School Site Coordinator
HISTORY and MISSION The Youth Policy Institute transforms Los Angeles neighborhoods using a holistic approach to reduce poverty by ensuring families have access to high quality schools, wrap-around education and technology services, enabling a successful transition from cradle to college and career.
Since the 1990’s, YPI has successfully blended multiple funding streams and partnerships to saturate Los Angeles communities with critically needed services. YPI currently operates a $41 million budget and places more than 1,200 staff at 125 service sites throughout Los Angeles. YPI provide programs and services to more than 100,000 clients each year. 
JOB SUMMARY Youth Policy Institute (YPI) is seeking an Academic Instructor for its after school programs. The Academic Instructor will, under the direction of th…

12 STEPS; • Recognize the traps of projection, transference, counter-transference, boundary violations and spiritual bypass ; PICO MEDICAL


JULY 17-19, 2015Fri 1-7pm • Sat-Sun, 9:30am-5:30pmThe Y12SR program presents a framework for addiction recovery that includes the cognitive approach of 12-step programs, the trauma healing approach of Somatic Experiencing and body-based approaches of yoga and mindfulness. $500. Using material from ancient texts, trauma research and modern neuroscience studies, we’ll learn how combining cognitive and somatic approaches can support changes in brain patterning. Y12SR training equips participants with the knowledge, understanding and application of yoga and the 12 steps. Participants will gain the tools to offer weekly Y12SR classes in their communities.

In this 3 day training we will:
• Investigate yogic and 12-step principles as a foundation of recovery
• Recognize the symptomology of unresolved trauma and nervous system dys-regulation
• Discover sustainable ways for self-regulation and stress management that enhance physical, mental and spiritual well-being

• Recognize t…