Yoga Nidra Training and Certification LEVEL 2
with Julie Lusk, E-RYT 500, M.Ed.
September 16 - 21, 2022
This program is moving Online for dates in 2023. Please join the waitlist to be notified when new dates are scheduled
For everyone, especially Yoga teachers and health professionals
Gain the tools and resources needed to lead others effectively in the practice of Yoga Nidra, or “yogic sleep”. Yoga Nidra is a comprehensive practice for going far beyond deep relaxation to a place of natural peace and quiet that is tremendously healing for the body, mind, and spirit.
In Yoga Nidra Training and Certification Level 2, you will deepen your understanding of Yoga Nidra’s purpose, principles, techniques, and delivery. Learn advanced skills and variations in leading relaxation techniques, breath-work, guided imagery, mindfulness, and other mind-body techniques.
Backed by contemporary science, studies have shown that Yoga Nidra can boost the immune system, lower blood pressure, decrease pain, and improve other health conditions. Regular practice can improve memory, concentration, and relieve anxiety and depression.
During this Level 2 training, you will:
- Design and write your own teaching scripts
- Learn how to adapt Yoga Nidra for specific needs, such as stress management, physical health concerns, mental and emotional well-being, behavior changes, and for various age groups and settings
- Use mudras (hand gestures) to enhance Yoga Nidra
- Learn practical tips on designing, marketing, implementing, and evaluating Yoga Nidra workshops
Upon completion of Level 2 training, graduates will be able to teach Yoga Nidra in groups and private settings. Participants will receive a certificate upon completion of the training and will fully understand the advanced principles and practices of Yoga Nidra and its benefits.
Julie is uniquely qualified to show you how to write your own scripts. By writing Yoga Nidra Meditations: 24 Scripts for True Relaxation, she worked with the leading Yoga Nidra experts worldwide. This gave her a comprehensive perspective on all the major Yoga Nidra methods available and how to apply them in a wide range of settings, purposes, and populations. You will confidently write scripts based on the spirit of classical Yoga and backed by modern, mind-body science.
Yoga Nidra Training and Certification LEVEL 1 with Julie Lusk. This program is being offered Online in 2023.
Required: Yoga Nidra for Complete Relaxation and Stress Relief by Julie Lusk. New Harbinger Publications, 2015.
If you don’t have this book already, you may purchase it upon your arrival or click here.
Additional training materials will be provided.
Recommended: Yoga Nidra Meditations: 24 Scripts for True Relaxation by Julie Lusk, and Yoga Meditations: Timeless Mind-Body Practices by Julie Lusk
Continuing Education (CE) Opportunities
- Yoga Alliance (YA): Approximately 38 contact hours.
You can input your contact hours using your YA login information.
- Integral Yoga Teachers Association (IYTA) can provide you a CE certificate with your program’s total contact hours for a $10 fee (free for IYTA members.) For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The training left me with a better understanding of Yoga Nidra and the ability to teach it. This has been such an invaluable experience to learn from the author of the training book, who has such a wealth of experience and wisdom. — Gigi Jones
I feel so lucky and blessed to have had Julie as my instructor. She was knowledgeable, warm, funny, and approachable. She did a great job presenting the material and sharing her knowledge. I got more than what I expected from the program. — Irma
This was more than just a class. It was a life-changing experience that will stay with me in my teaching and personal practice. — Nancy McMahon
Julie Lusk specializes in balancing and strengthening the body-mind-spirit connection through Yoga, meditation, constructive relaxation, and guided imagery as an international author, recording artist, and workshop leader. Julie is the author of Yoga Nidra for Complete Relaxation and Stress Relief, Yoga Meditations, two volumes of 30 Scripts for Relaxation, Imagery, and Inner Healing, and Desktop Yoga®. Her CDs include Sleep Well: Yoga Nidra, Wholesome Relaxation, Power of Presence, Blue Moon Rising, and many others. Her newest book, Yoga Nidra Meditations: 24 Scripts for Total Relaxation will be available in May. She is talented in bringing the best out in others through…
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