This profound and innovative course takes Yoga Therapy to a deeper level. Learn specific and immediately useful tools to release trapped psychosomatic patterns and free the body’s innate healing potential. Presented in an applicable and relatable way, teachings on esoteric understanding of energy are combined with practical tools and practices. Body-based facilitation & coaching techniques can be applied with or without yoga poses in one-on-one private sessions or applied to any style of yoga, life coaching, therapy or bodywork that you offer. Besides three powerful facilitation techniques, you will learn how to guide poses to release and reprogram unhelpful physical, mental and emotional patterns. Support yourself and others to reduce symptoms and improve function not only from the outside in, but from the inside out! Includes detailed digital manual and reference videos.
You will learn:
Yogic theory of energy & healing
How to conduct a body scan & assess the results
Lead an individual session or group yoga therapy class that addresses common holding zones in the body
How to guide three different yoga therapy coaching techniques to help you decode your body’s messages.
Address spiritual bypassing and other pitfalls with our unique integration model
Use chakras as a map to identify gaps in personal maturation and self-actualization
Healthfully integrate and release emotions for yourself and others
Ideal for online sessions & hands-on limitations
Who is this for?
In addition to promoting your personal development, this training is excellent for yoga teachers, psychologists, counselors, health and healing professionals, and bodyworkers in search of new tools to serve their clients. Yoga Therapists are increasingly working in pain clinics, and in conjunction with doctors, chiropractors, physiotherapists, physical therapists, senior treatments centers and rehabilitation clinics.
How Can I Use My Hours?
This course is a 40 hour certification course and stands on its own. You may use these hours to continue on to Yoga Therapy II to become a 120hr Yoga Therapy practitioner.
Completion of Yoga Therapy I and II count towards Amrit Yoga Institute’s 800hr IAYT accredited yoga therapist program.
If you are already a member of IAYT (International Association of Yoga Therapists), this course may used towards continuing education hours
Practicum: For those going on to Yoga Therapy II you will need to complete and submit documentation for the following:
Lead 3 yoga therapy classes.
Practice all the facilitation techniques you have learned at least once.
These hours will count towards the 120hr certification you receive in Yoga Therapy II
For more information on I AM Yoga Therapy Certification visit: https://www.kaminidesai.com/