An online course to help experienced yoga teachers and yoga therapists reach new audiences, get the most out of private sessions and work with professionals in other related fields.
Module 1: Foundations
Understand what yoga therapy is, learn the fundamental principles that guide the therapeutic relationship and grasp the importance of the Kosha model in Yoga Therapy.
Lesson 1.1: What is Yoga Therapy?
Lesson 1.2: Principles of Yoga Therapy
Lesson 1.3 The Koshas & Yoga Therapy
Module 2: Anatomy of a Session
Find out how to structure the Yoga Therapy session, how to conduct intake and assessment with clients and develop appropriate treatment plans.
Lesson 2.1: How to Structure a Yoga Therapy Session Lesson
2.2 Intake Process Lesson
2.3 Assessment Process Lesson
2.4 Treatment Planning
Module 3: The Professional Yoga Therapist
Explore how to effectively manage clients and take notes, teach group yoga therapy classes, understand considerations for providing yoga therapy in the client’s home, effectively work with medical professionals, utilize telemedicine for virtual yoga therapy and create a client contract.
Lesson 3.1: Client Management & Note Taking
Lesson 3.2: How to teach Group Yoga Therapy Classes
Lesson 3.3: Providing Yoga Therapy in the Client’s Home
Lesson 3.4: Working with Medical Professionals
Lesson 3.5: Using Telehealth for Virtual Yoga Therapy (with Ann Swanson)
Lesson 3.6: Creating a Client Contract (with Antonio Sausys)
Module 4: Amplify Your Impact
Discover ways to seek grants and funding for your work, obtain referrals and discover ways in which you can create a niche. Finally, you will learn how to access relevant research which is important for validating your work with certain audiences.
Lesson 4.1: Seeking Grants & Funding Lesson
4.2: Referrals Lesson
4.3: Creating a Niche Lesson
This course is approved as an IAYT Approved Professional Development (APD) Continuing Education Course for C-IAYTs.