Continuing-education

Yoga for Autism Teacher Training – Level 1

with Sharanya Sharon Manner, E-RYT 500, RCYT and Margabandhu Martarano, E-RYT 500, B.A.

March 24 - 28, 2017
Yoga for Autism Teacher Training helps you learn methods for healing symptoms associated with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) and prepares you to instruct individuals with diagnosed with Autism.  Instructors Sharanya and Margabandhu explore the symptoms associated with ASDs (such as poor digestion, anxiety, and mania) and provide insight into how Yoga can begin to alleviate afflictions and heal the individual. Beyond learning postures, you’ll become familiar with proper breathing techniques, relaxation methods, nutrition tips, and other practices that address the unique needs of people on the autistic spectrum. By combining Yoga and Western therapies, this model empowers and guides this…

Integral Yoga 200–hour Teacher Training: Spring Session 2017

with Satya Greenstone, E-RYT 500

April 9 - May 7, 2017
The Integral Yoga 200–hour Teacher Training at Satchidananda Ashram–Yogaville is a month-long residential program consisting of over 200 class hours. This comprehensive Yoga teacher certification provides a strong foundation for personal and spiritual development, a space for nurturing your own practice, and the skills necessary to become a knowledgeable Yoga teacher. You will learn to teach each portion of the Integral Yoga Beginners’ Hatha Yoga class, including asanas (Yoga poses), deep relaxation, pranayama (breathing practices), chanting, and meditation. Additionally, You Will Explore: Classes in vegetarian diet Instruction in basic anatomy and physiology Chanting instruction—for personal practice and class settings Raja…

Meditation Teacher Training

with Swami Karunananda, E-RYT 500

May 30 - June 11, 2017
Swami Satchidananda said: “Meditation is the most important practice. Most of our problems in life would be solved if we meditated regularly.” Why? Because our whole experience of life is based on the condition of the mind, and meditation enables us to understand and gain mastery over the mind. As the mind becomes stronger, clearer, and calmer, we experience greater efficiency, harmony, and balance as we move through life. Because of the mind-body connection, our health improves as well. Ultimately, we are able to transcend the mind and realize our true nature, a state of supreme peace and joy—free of…

Restorative Yoga Teacher Training – 2017

with Satya Greenstone, E-RYT 500

June 2 - 11, 2017
Restorative Yoga is a deeply rejuvenating element that can be incorporated into any Yoga practice. Using props, the body is placed in gentle, supported asanas that can be held longer without physical effort. These poses can be offered to students low in energy, or during times of stress, illness, healing, or crisis. They release mental and physical tensions, elicit a deeper state of relaxation, and allow the body to return to its natural state of balance and peace.    These poses can be offered to students low in energy, or during times of stress, illness, healing, or crisis. They enable…

Pranayama Teacher Training

with Swami Karunananda, E-RYT 500

June 12 - 15, 2017
Breath is the link between the body and the mind. By regulating the breath, we can energize, strengthen, detoxify, and relax the body. There are methods to calm, balance, and focus the mind. Through regular practice, the dormant subtle energy within is released, leading to spiritual awakening. You will: Learn how to refine, deepen, and develop your own practice and how to teach others to do the same Examine, in depth, pranayama theory and the various techniques Learn how to perform the various bandhas (locks) and how to incorporate them in your practice Topics covered will include: Pranayama and Health…

Intermediate Integral Yoga Teacher Training – 2017

with Madhuri Fiona Flynn, E-RYT 500 and Lalita Dagny Vigander, E-RYT 500, LMT, RCYT

June 18 - July 9, 2017
Intermediate Integral Yoga Teacher Training offers an opportunity to profoundly enrich your understanding and practice of Integral Yoga. As a student, you’ll dive deeply into the subtle aspects of Yoga and acquire the skills needed to teach them. In this program you will: Learn important additional asanas, their benefits, and how to safely guide students into and out of the poses Explore making skillful sequencing choices and adaptations that will enhance your classes Gain a fuller understanding of prana and pranayama techniques Study the Bhagavad Gita, which expounds the philosophy and practices of the four main paths of Yoga (Karma,…

Yoga of Recovery: Immersion/Certificate Course

with Durga Leela, E-RYT 500

June 22 - July 2, 2017
Yoga of Recovery is the first comprehensive course to combine Ayurveda and Yoga with traditional recovery tools to offer a more holistic mind, body, and spirit approach to addiction and self-destructive behaviors. This course is for anyone interested in a more holistic and complete view of the problem and its solution. Bringing the teachings and practices of the West and the East together empowers us to strengthen our resolve to live our life free of compulsive and addictive disorders. Yoga of Recovery invites us to undertake heartfelt self-reflection around our various addictive processes and guides us on how to utilize…

Advanced Integral Yoga Teacher Training

with Swami Asokananda, E-RYT 500 and Letícia Padmasri, E-RYT 500, ALC, M.A.

July 2 - 23, 2017
Book now and get $100 off listed prices. Offer valid until Apr 3, 2017
The Advanced Integral Yoga Hatha Teacher Training course enables your Yoga practice and teaching skills to flourish. Expand your teaching skills by learning how to instruct advanced classes and finding ways to take simple, basic asanas to a deeper and more subtle level–this is truly what makes a practice “advanced.” Some of the topics covered in this training are: More advanced asanas and variations, including inversions and arm balancing poses Advanced study, theory, and practice of pranayama, as well as bandhas and kriyas Guidance on how to safely introduce advanced practices Additional study and immersion in Raja Yoga Guidance on…

Integral Yoga 200-hour Teacher Training Summer 2017

with Satya Greenstone, E-RYT 500

July 9 - August 6, 2017
Book now and get $100.00 off listed prices. Offer valid until Apr 10, 2017.
The Integral Yoga 200-hour Teacher Training at Satchidananda Ashram–Yogaville is a month-long residential program consisting of over 200 class hours. This comprehensive Yoga teacher certification provides a strong foundation for personal and spiritual development, a space for nurturing your own practice, and the skills necessary to become a knowledgeable Yoga teacher. You will learn to teach each portion of the Integral Yoga Beginners’ Hatha Yoga class, including asanas (Yoga poses), deep relaxation, pranayama (breathing practices), chanting, and meditation. Additionally, You Will Explore: Classes in vegetarian diet Instruction in basic anatomy and physiology Chanting instruction—for personal practice and class settings Raja Yoga…

Yoga of the Heart: Cardiac and Cancer Certification Training-2017

with Nischala Joy Devi

July 28 - August 6, 2017
Book now and get $100.00 off listed prices. Offer valid until Apr 29, 2017.
Would you like to share Yoga with those at risk for or living with heart disease, cancer, or other life-altering illnesses? In this program, you’ll learn how the theory of Yoga can be applied to disease and general health. Yoga of the Heart® is an evidence-based blend of Eastern and Western therapies, which allow the heart to expand through compassion and a love for one’s self and others. You’ll explore: How to safely tailor practices for the individual The psychological, social, and spiritual aspects of disease How to interface with the medical community The virtues of a vegetarian diet Basic…

Ageless Yoga Teacher Training

with John Schlorholtz, E-RYT 500

August 10 - 13, 2017
As our elders change in body and mind, they need new approaches to help foster health. The models for body and mind work that took them through their middle years are often no longer a good fit. Yoga, with its insights into human development, is well suited to help people age harmoniously. With a focus on learning with humor and enjoyment, this workshop teaches, experientially, numerous skills and techniques. It also seeks to challenge common concepts about aging, Yoga, and exercise. One of the mottos of the workshop comes from Sri T. Krishnamacharya: “Don’t adapt yourself to Yoga; adapt Yoga…

Yoga for Arthritis Teachers Intensive – Level 1

with Steffany Moonaz, MFA, RYT 500, Ph.D. and Mary Veal, E-RYT 500

August 15 - 20, 2017
Discover how you can safely and effectively teach evidence-informed Yoga practices with individually tailored modifications to people with arthritis and related conditions. Because arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the US, it is vital that Yoga professionals learn tools and skills to work with this underserved and growing population. Dr. Steffany Moonaz and Mary Veal have designed a training that combines contemporary scientific rigor, Yoga philosophy, and heart. This training includes: Arthritis basics, joint anatomy, and the Yoga for Arthritis protocol The adaptation of asana for joint limitation and pain The effect of arthritis on all koshas, and…

Laugha Yoga® Leader 3-Day Certification Weekend

with Bharata Wingham, E-RYT 200, CLYT

August 18 - 20, 2017
Get your certification to lead Laughter Yoga sessions and bring the healing and uplifting practice of intentional laughter to others. Laugha Yoga is an ancient, new idea for reconnecting us to our true Self. Through Yogic Laughter sessions, Laugha Nidra® (guided deep relaxation following the laughter), pranayama (yogic breathing practices) and meditation we can reach a profound level of peace, joy and relaxation.

Laugha Yoga 4-Day Teacher® Training

with Bharata Wingham, E-RYT 200, CLYT

August 20 - 23, 2017
In this 4-day training, you will be trained and certified to certify other Laugha Yoga leaders. Laugha Yoga is an ancient new idea of combining the practices of Yoga with prolonged intentional laughter. This combination is extremely potent and therapeutic. Learn to instruct other laughter Yoga leaders in how to: Fully bring core Yoga teachings into the laughter sessions Expand your professional skills to include corporate training and educational settings with adults and children Find the resources to increase and enhance your personal practice and train other leaders Bring knowledge of the medical benefits, and contemporary research, to your students’…

Yoga for Teens Certification Program

with Erin Leela Singh, RYT 500

August 23 - 27, 2017
Book now and get $100.00 off listed prices. Offer valid until May 24, 2017.
This comprehensive certification course focuses on how Yoga can serve as a transformative life practice for teens by fostering their physical, mental, social, and emotional development. The program is suitable for Yoga teachers, school teachers, social workers, therapists, parents, and those who want to make a difference in the lives of youth. While the training includes guidance on teaching teens in various settings, it emphasizes teaching and managing Yoga classes in the schools. Learn teen-specific ways to: Approach to asana, class themes, and sequences Teach breathing, meditation, and stress management techniques Instruct Yoga philosophy and its ethical principles Introduction to working…

Adaptive Hatha Yoga Teacher Training

with Satya Greenstone, E-RYT 500

August 25 - September 3, 2017
Book now and get $100.00 off listed prices. Offer valid until May 26, 2017.
Have you ever had a student who’s unable to perform even the most basic Hatha poses? You want to help them, but you aren’t sure how. The Adaptive Hatha Yoga Teacher Training is the training for you! This ten-day course teaches you to adapt the Integral Yoga practices to meet the needs of any individual. You will explore the essential benefits of each asana and Yoga practice and determine how to best implement them without strain—regardless of your students’ physical, mental, or emotional conditions. This training also includes: Adaptations of asanas and substitute poses Chair Yoga (helpful for students with…

Yoga Nidra Training and Certification – Level 1

with Julie Lusk, E-RYT 500, M.Ed.

September 8 - 13, 2017
Yoga Nidra takes a person deep unto themselves to a place of spirit and inner healing. It can be done as a complete practice on its own and is fundamental to a complete Yoga session. Since it so powerful, it is critical that it is offered correctly. Attending this workshop and training will give you the tools and resources needed to confidently lead others effectively, and how to avoid dangerous pitfalls. Your clients and students will soon feel centered, have increased body-mind awareness, enhanced relaxation, make positive behavior changes, help heal emotional and physical upsets, and enhance self-understanding. Attending this…

LifeForce Yoga Practitioner Training for Depression and Anxiety – Level 1

with Amy Weintraub, E-RYT 500, MFA, YACEP, C-IAYT, Rose Kress E-RYT 500, LFYP-2, LFY Educator and Rickie Simpson, Ph.D., E-RYT 200, LFYP-2, C-IAYT

September 10 - 17, 2017
Learn an empowering, evidence-based Yoga protocol to help your students and clients focus, relax, and have greater access to their feelings. These strategies can safely release chronic physical tension and repressed emotion and are appropriate for a clinical setting. This training interweaves ancient yogic wisdom with current findings in neurobiology. Through practice, discussion, and teaching demonstrations, you will: Tailor Yoga sessions for dysthymia (chronic depression), anxiety-based depression, PTSD, and bipolar disorder Learn breathing and meditation practices for addressing dysthymia and anxiety-based depression Explore somatic strategies to add to your clinical practice / Yoga classes that increase your clients’ self-awareness, self-acceptance,…

Yoga for the Special Child® Teacher Training – Basic Part 1

with Sivakami Sonia Sumar, E-RYT 500

September 22 - 29, 2017
Book now and get $100.00 off listed prices. Offer valid until Jun 23, 2017.
Yoga for the Special Child®, LLC, is a multi-level comprehensive program of Yoga techniques designed to enhance the natural development of children with special needs. Our style of Yoga is gentle and therapeutic—safe for babies and children with Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Microcephaly, Autism, and other developmental disabilities. These methods also provide an effective treatment for children diagnosed with Attention Deficit Disorder, ADHD, and Learning Disabilities.

Integral Yoga 200-hour Teacher Training: Fall Session 2017

with Rev. Vidya Vonne, E-RYT 500, MFA, CMT and Swami Vidyananda, E-RYT 500

October 22 - November 19, 2017
Book now and get $100.00 off listed prices. Offer valid until Jul 24, 2017.
The Integral Yoga 200-hour Teacher Training at Satchidananda Ashram–Yogaville is a month-long residential program consisting of over 200 class hours. This comprehensive Yoga teacher certification provides a strong foundation for personal and spiritual development, a space for nurturing your own practice, and the skills necessary to become a knowledgeable Yoga teacher.

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