Workshops

Our workshops and events will be emailed out to our members and will be featured on our site. Details for each workshop will be provided. In general the workshops provide a unique and fun learning experience through hands on interactivity. The events are a great distraction from the reality of a fast paced world and are a great way to meet and mingle with other like minded individuals.

Sign up for free www.meetup.com/daddyretreat to see schedule and RSVP for the ones you want to attend. *Note You need to create a meetup profile before joining group.

Focus of workshops will vary, check back on RSVP page to see schedule and sign up for email list by emailing daddyretreat@gmail.com.

Classes we offer

Acupuncture for Skeptics

We will discuss the autonomic nervous system and how ti compare to Yin/Yang theory and other systems of Chinese Medicine. The discussion will focus on scientific research on the physiological effects of Acupuncture and Gingong. Sone strategies for using the breath and acupressure to reduce stress and improve a sense of well-being will be demonstrated. Taught by Richard Hazel.

Fix Your Back Pain and Sciatica

Regardless of what an MRI says, 80-90% of back pain and sciatica is caused by muscles. After years of successfully treating pain with Sports Acupuncture Richard Hazel loves to where with others how to help themselves to resolve their pain instead of blocking it with drugs and painful injections. Soothing as inexpensive as a foam roller or lacrosse ball might be all you need to relieve your back pain and get back to doing what you love and feeling adventurous and happy again. In this workshops we will explain the most common muscular causes of low back pain and sciatic and will demonstrate how you can treat them yourself. We will also explain some preventative movements to help keep the pain away! Taught by Richard Hazel.

Self Care for Athletes

We will discuss and explain the primary causes of knee pain, hip pain and heel pain and will demonstrate ways to self-treat to prevent and alleviate these issues. Runners, cyclists, dancers and other athletes who rely heavily on their lower body need to understand what can go wrong so it can be avoided and treated fast. Taught by Richard Hazel

Some conditions that will be discussed are:

  • Low Back Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Knee Pain
  • Heel Pain/Planta Fascitis/Achilles Tendonitis
  • IT Band Syndrome

Classes we offer

Massage Workshops

Daddy Retreat with The Touch Workshop offers a variety of touch based workshops and events. Most classes are based around giving a therapeutic and sensual massage, some are based on BDSM. All are great for both singles and couples, however we do offer couples only as well.

Learn the Art of giving a sensuous, deeply therapeutic and balancing massage. Meet others in a safe and fun environment while getting a better appreciation of your body and sexuality.

Here are the titles of some workshops/events check in RSVP page to see upcoming and what they include:

Daddy and Son, Top Delight, Tantric Bliss, Tantric Thai, Tantric Edging, Touch in Darkness, Nuru Massage, Couples Massage, All hands on D*ck, Erotic Twist with Antonio, Sensuous Flow, Nude Stretch Time 101, Flogging 101, Bonssage 101, and Voyeur Exhibition.

Most are taught by Aaron Rodriguez and John Williford, we do have other providers hosting them as well.

Movement & Fitness Classes

Nude Warrior Fit - Kettle B*lls for beginners - Combining body weight, kettle bells and using our own strength in partner work to create exercises that are unique, fun and effective. This class also has a nude based version to allow for  freeing experience. Taught by Aaron Rodriguez via The Arena Fit.

Yoga - Variety of styles as well as nude versions will be offered. Varied instructors from both The Arena Fit and Daddy Retreat.

Ollom Floor Series - Gain flexibility, balance, poise, strength and grace in an open and supportive exercise class.Technique: Classes start with the Ollom Floor Series© featuring slow abdominal exercises to strengthen the core muscles and slow sustained stretches to relieve tension in the body. This core development exercise program goes beyond a standard abdominal class to strengthen the core muscles that are central to any movement. The class continues with simple choreographic phases to get a cardio work out while embracing the freedom of movement. Contact improvisation and partnering complete the class. These classes are taught by John Ollom.

 

Meditation

Introduction to guided meditation - and movement in the meditation process. Crystals and their healing power: Introduction to crystals their various characteristics and how they are used to free and open up the chakras. Led by John Williford.