Each individual participating in any of our in-person program is responsible for his or her own insurance needs (be it accidental and or medical). By signing up to any of our workshops, trainings or events you implicitly agree that you have read, agree without reserve and comply with all of the following: You have read and [...]
No, but then to our knowledge no Laughter Therapy training in the world, whatever the tradition, is currently endorsed by any known international yoga institute. For reference, know that we are an approved training provider of the IICT:
Yes, our diplomas are recognized internationally, however please check your own country and state requirements for full details specific to you and your area. All around the world people will know that you trained with a leading expert in the field and this will reflect positively on you. For reference, know that we are an [...]
Money spent on continuing education, when taken to maintain and improve professional skills, is tax deductible. There are also other business circumstances that may make such expenses tax deductible. Please contact your accountant for details.
In general: This will depend on your country, state, and the types of people you help. Please check the specific guidelines and requirements for you and your area. In particular: If you have checked and you are not covered by anybody else’s general liability policy, then it is a good idea to get your own [...]
We do not offer continuing education credits at this point in time but this is something we are working on so stay tuned. In the meantime we are happy to provide all the needed documentation for you to apply yourself with your state professional board.
I am a Laughter Yoga Leader/Teacher. Can I start directly with the trainer and/or consultant certification program?Sebastian Gendry2018-05-30T12:50:25+00:00
If you want to become a Certified Laughter Wellness Trainer: No you can't, and that's in your best interest. Even though very complimentary to Laughter Yoga, the Laughter Wellness method follows a different approach and protocol and we can tell you from experience that it takes a bit of time to adjust. When ready to [...]
We offer lifetime certifications, but only endorse and support Laughter Wellness Professionals who are committed to their professional growth and keep their knowledge up-to-date. This can be done by attending an annual laughter conference (e.g. the All America Laughter Conference) or maintaining an active membership with the Laughter Online University.
There is no straight answer to this question. It's like trying to compare an orange with a grapefruit. Both are citrus fruits with lots in common, yet each has very distinct characteristics. Whichever your chosen training level we incorporate the best of Laughter Yoga at that expertise level, always within a much wider framework. What [...]
Ignore everything the fear-mongers have to say: In the end it’s only up to you. If you resonate with the idea and it makes you feel more comfortable, then the answer is absolutely yes (You can download a template disclaimer form here (In microsoft .doc format: http://lou.pm/ddoc). This form is offered as a service only [...]