Event Details
Event Title Physician/Provider Retreat: Compassion & Mindful Movement for Stress Management
Location South Wind Retreat Center, 300 Southwind Rd., Siler City, NC 27344
Sponsor UNC Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Program on Integrative Medicine
Date/Time 04/28/2023 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Event Price
For more information, contact the event administrator: Kelly Eason kelly_eason@med.unc.edu
Event Presenters
Name Title  
Whitney Wilkerson & Laura Terry Balance Through Movement
This Event was CANCELLED<
Good Afternoon,

Laura & Whitney from Balance Through Movement has canceled the Physician Provider Retreat on Friday, April 28, 2023.

Clinicians' wellness is essential to provide quality healthcare services to their patients. Therefore, we aim to promote health in the healthcare community, and we hope to offer this again in the future.

I have submitted a refund request, and you should see it reflected in your credit statement within 5-7 business days.

If you have any questions regarding this event, you can contact the event administrator, Kelly Eason, via email at kelly_eason@med.unc.edu

Warm Regards,

Kelly Eason
Physician/Provider Retreat: Compassion & Mindful Movement for Stress Management
Led by Balance Through Movement, hosted by UNC Program on Integrative Medicine


In this day-long retreat, you will learn to use evidence-based compassion & mindful movement practices to support burnout prevention and recovery and help you feel more compassionate and empowered to care for yourself and your patients. These practices combine guided relaxation and breath practices, gentle yoga, physical therapy-inspired techniques that you can use for your well-being, and simple methods to offer your clients and patients. Appropriate for individuals prepared to participate and observe in a full day of gentle movement and restorative practices.

No yoga experience is required.


Friday, April 28, 2023, from 9-5 PM EST
South Wind Retreat Center (300 Southwind Rd., Siler City, NC 27344)
7 CME Credits for physicians and providers included
Yoga Alliance continuing education credits are available for Yoga Alliance-certified yoga teachers.
$350 per participant

UNC Payroll Deduction is available for University Employees; please download the form & follow the instructions

Retreat Leaders

Whitney and Laura are co-founders and lead trainers of Lead with Compassion Yoga Teacher Training hosted by UNC's Program on Integrative Medicine. Stephen is a Balance Through Movement Certified Yoga Teacher and a pediatric intensive care physician.

Whitney G. Wilkerson, NBC-HWC, ERYT 500, Yoga Educator, and Balance Through Movement Founder

With a focus on behavioral change and compassion-based interventions, Whitney is a National Board Certi?ed Health & Wellness coach and inter-faith chaplain. She supports clients in building and maintaining physical, emotional, & spiritual health through cognitive inquiry, mindful awareness, and somatic exploration. Discover more about Whitney here. Discover more about Whitney here.

Laura Terry, Master's in Physical Therapy, BA in Exercise and Sport Science, ERYT 200, Yoga Educator, and Balance Through Movement Founder

A Physical Therapist since 1998 and a yoga instructor since 2008, Laura Terry combines the science of Physical Therapy and yoga's mind/body integration in her teaching. Laura has her private practice of Yoga and Physical Therapy in Chapel Hill. Learn more here about Laura and her practice.

Stephen Leinenweber, MD, RYT-200

A pediatric critical care physician since 1999, Stephen uses yoga to create a mind-body connection to replenish and renew himself to bring a more creative, thoughtful, and compassionate being to his work. He is currently the Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at PM Pediatric Care.

Refund Policy

Before the start of the first class, a full refund minus the $75.00 handling fee

NOTE:  If any of the issues listed below would present additional challenges in taking the class, please call 919-966-8586 to speak with an instructor before registering.

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