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TVM™ Trainings & Retreats Are Not Suitable For Everyone

In order to support, educate and serve you better, kindly consider the following restrictions

Trauma-Informed, Compassionate, and Inclusive Guidelines for the Triple Vagal Method Training and Retreat:





The Triple Vagal Method training and retreat aims to provide a safe and healing space for participants to learn and grow. However, it may not be suitable for everyone. We prioritize the well-being and safety of all participants and want to emphasize that this program is not intended to replace professional medical or mental health support.




We are committed to creating an inclusive environment that respects and celebrates the diversity of all individuals. We welcome participants from all backgrounds, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, or disability.



Trauma-Informed Approach:


The training and retreat are designed with a trauma-informed approach, which means we prioritize safety, trust, and empowerment. Our facilitators are trained to create an atmosphere of compassion, empathy, and understanding, allowing participants to feel supported throughout their journey.



Exclusion Criteria:


While we desire to accommodate everyone, there are circumstances in which the Triple Vagal Method training and retreat may not be suitable. Therefore, we do not recommend this program to individuals who:

  •         Are actively self-harming or struggling with suicidal ideation.

  •         Have recently experienced psychosis or are currently in an active state of psychosis.

  •         Are currently undergoing an acute trauma response.

  •         Are diagnosed with Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (CPTSD) and have active thought or personality disorders without receiving professional counseling therapy or medication.

  •         Are under the custodianship of another person or are deemed unable to make decisions for themselves.

  •         Have recently discontinued mental health medication without the supervision of a therapist or clinician.



Professional Medical or Mental Health Support: 


Please note that the Triple Vagal Method training and retreat are not a substitute for professional medical or mental health care. We do not have professionals with such qualifications supporting or supervising these programs. It is important to consult with your healthcare provider or mental health professional before participating to ensure your readiness and suitability for this program.



We believe in the transformative power of the Triple Vagal Method training and retreat, but your well-being and safety always come first. It is our intention to provide a supportive and inclusive environment, while acknowledging that individual needs may vary. If you have any concerns or questions regarding your suitability for this program, we encourage you to consult with a healthcare or mental health professional before registering.



Non-Liability Clause:


In addition, if any individual decides to join and intentionally or unintentionally misrepresents their actual state of mental and physical health, the organization, its practitioners, educators, Integrated Somatic Institute professionals, and other triple vagal method trainees, guests, volunteers, and affiliates shall be absolved of any liability and shall not be obligated to refund any fees. Furthermore, the organization reserves the right to pursue legal action in the event of harm intended or unintended inflicted on any of the aforementioned individuals.

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