Foundations of Yoga Therapy Teacher Training - Spring 2018: Tuesday Night Track
Our Foundations of Yoga Therapy 200-hour training program is designed for aspiring classroom yoga teachers, current health-care professionals, and future yoga therapists. This program focuses primarily on the therapeutic applications of classical asana, and on adapting yoga for the individual, whether in a public class setting or in private yoga consultations. In this course, you will learn yoga’s most effective practices for stress-relief, including pranayama (breathing practices) and meditation, as well as how to integrate all of the teachings and tools of yoga towards optimal health and wellness of the body, mind and spirit.
This program provides exceptional preparation for students who want to pursue a career in yoga therapy. With the creation of our extensive, IAYT-accredited Yoga Therapy training program and innovative Yoga Therapy Clinic, Yoga Yoga has positioned itself as a leader in the exciting, rapidly-expanding world of yoga therapy. We invite you to join us in changing the health of the world, one yoga student at a time.
OUR CURRICULUM INCLUDES:
YOU WILL LEARN TO:
ADMISSIONS & PREREQUISITES:
Students should be at least 18 years old, and have a high school degree or its equivalent.
AFTER COMPLETING THIS TRAINING, YOU WILL BE ABLE TO:
Become a nationally Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 200) through Yoga Alliance®
Teach therapeutic Hatha yoga classes in a variety of environments, such as yoga studios, gyms or corporate settings.
Register for 500-hour Advanced Courses and specialize in a variety of styles including Yin, Restorative, Prenatal, Children, Vinyasa, and more.
Become a yoga therapist by enrolling in our Yoga Therapy program.
LEAD TEACHER: EMILY LILES
Emily Liles received her 200 hour, 500 hour, and Yoga Therapy Training at Yoga Yoga and her Bachelor of Science at The University of Texas. She is a student of Chase Bossart in the tradition of TKV Desikachar. Emily has been practicing Yoga since 2002 and teaching since 2006. She utilizes the practice of Yoga and Ayurveda to design individualized sessions to meet students where they are in their journey. Customized Yoga practices can foster nourishment tailored for the individual and ongoing support. Emily uses alignment bases postures, breathing practices, meditation, and mantra to help find resilience for each practitioner. Emily is certified through the International Association of Yoga Therapists as a C-IAYT.
Faculty & Community
When you join the Yoga Yoga family, you will experience deep transformation in a supportive community of dedicated yoga practitioners and teachers. From enrollment to graduation, you will benefit from the attention and guidance of a tenured Lead Teacher, supplemented by contributions from our faculty experts in the fields of anatomy and research, physical therapy, Ayurveda, kinesiology, psychology, literature and language, and education.
LOCATION & SCHEDULE
This training meets every Tuesday night from 5:30pm-9:30pm over 11 months at Yoga Yoga Westgate. There are also two intensive weekends, which meet on Saturday and Sunday from 12pm-6pm.
March 27, 2018
April 3, 10, 17, 24
May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
June 5, 12, 19, 26
July 10, 17, 24, 31
August 7, 14, 21, 28
September 4, 11, 18, 25
October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
November 6, 13, 27
December 4, 11, 18
January 8, 15
WEEKEND INTENSIVE #1: May 5-6 at Yoga Yoga Westgate
WEEKEND INTENSIVE #2: August 18-19 at Yoga Yoga Westgate
Step 1: Request more information about the courses and styles you are interested in by completing our online interest form.
Step 2: Contact our Admissions Department at (512) 326-2273 or email@example.com to connect with an Admissions Counselor.
Step 3: Attend a Teacher Training Info Session - view upcoming dates and RSVP with our online form.
Our Admissions Counselors, also highly-skilled yoga teachers, are available to answer all of your questions and concerns as you make this life-changing decision. From helping you find the right program to assisting you with payment options, these caring professionals will support you every step of the way.