Iris Olivia Barber

Embodied Peace, Empowered Action

Be playful. Be peaceful. Be Resilient.

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Know your boundaries, and test your limits. Move, sweat, sing, meditate.


Iris Olivia Barber, MA, e-ryt 200, ryt500,  is a fearless teacher trainer specializing in body based resilience and community empowerment. Her innovative approach to education is fueled by insatiable curiosity and driven by a passion for equity and social change. Through the integration of trauma informed embodiment practices, systems change and social and emotional learning, Olivia skillfully guides her students into a state of deep personal peace to catalyze empowered community action. She works with schools in California, Colorado and New York and leads private trainings workshops around the globe.