Full Voice Coach Training
Full Voice Online Train the Trainer
Due to COVID19, the nine-month Full Voice Coach Training course has been replaced by an online Train the Trainer course, which covers the same material included in the first weekend retreat.
Each participant will be able to present the Five Elements Framework™, including origins, applications and their own connection to the work to groups and individuals.
This module will count toward the overall Full Voice Coach Certification for those who want to complete the certification program. It can also stand alone.
What You’ll Receive:
Eleven hours of online learning including full group, learning trios, and individual coaching with Barbara.
Handouts and resources for presenting the Five Elements Framework™, including diagrams, song lists, character lists, and exercises.
An exploration of your own voice in the context of the framework, including an individualized practice plan.
A vibrant learning community.
What Is Expected:
Show up on all calls – on time and ready to work
Complete homeplay assignments
Contribute whole-heartedly to your fellow pupils and the community at large
Cost $795 (payment plans accepted)
Deepening our understanding of voice in various contexts – physiological, psychological, vocational, social, and spiritual.
Introducing the Five Elements Framework -- its origins in voice practice, the oral tradition, Jungian psychology, mindfulness, and yoga.
Gaining proficiency in guiding groups and individuals in a basic introduction to the Full Voice Framework ™, a tool for unleashing the full power and flexibility in the voice.
Discovering and developing your own voice within the Five Elements Framework, its strengths and challenges.
Creating an individualized practice plan to continue your own vocal development.
Exploring how simple songs and chants can support vocal development.
Establishing a community of learning and support.
To be considered as a candidate for this training, please email Barbara.
Full Voice Coach Training Certification Program
(on hold until we can meet together in person)
People are yearning to find their voices.
As a Full Voice Coach, you will engage clients in unleashing the transformational power of their voices in their everyday lives and work.
What you receive:
Discover and develop your own voice within the Five Elements Framework™, a tool for unleashing the full power and flexibility in the voice.
Develop a deep understanding of the Five Elements Framework™ --
its origins in voice practice, the oral tradition, Jungian psychology, mindfulness, and yoga.
Identify common vocal challenges and learn how to address them.
Acquire skills and techniques for guiding individuals and groups through a Full Voice learning experience.
Discover how your unique gifts can be integrated into the coaching process.
Receive individual guidance and support as you practice coaching and training individuals and groups.
Be part of an intimate learning community of practitioners.
Tuition: $6,000 plus $1,200 for lodging and food (Travel not included)
Space is limited to 9 participants
What you bring:
Experience in working with Barbara on your own vocal development (this can be scheduled prior to the beginning of the course)
Basic coaching skills and/or the capacity to bring deep attention to others
Ability to hear pitch accurately - some singing experience preferred
What are Full Voice Coaches doing in the world?
Several community song leaders are offering Full Voice to groups and individuals as they foster oral tradition singing in their regions.
A church musician with a music degree is now including Full Voice in her other offerings: spiritual direction, Dances of Universal Peace, and using singing as a form of activism.
A song leader and voice coach is using Full Voice in concert with Yoga of the Voice certification and community song circles. She is also an end-of-life doula who uses voice and harp with her clients and their families.
A therapist is incorporating Full Voice into her work with individual clients. She is also founder of a comfort choir that brings song and presence to people at the end of life.
A graphic designer, singer and father of four is teaching his children the Five Elements as part of their family singing culture. He is also leading weekend workshops that blend Full Voice with improvisational singing.
Testimonials from Graduates