Yoga Therapy Demystified

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

These sessions will be scheduled as live webinars March 31- April 2 with replay made available after live session.

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

These sessions are pre-recorded with featured faculty Maria Mendola. Live Q&A with Maria Mendola week of April 6th.

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)

These sessions will be scheduled as live webinars April 13-17 with replay made available after live session.

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

4.4: Research

These sessions will be scheduled as live webinars April 20-24 with replay made available after live session.

This course is approved as an IAYT Approved Professional Development (APD) Continuing Education Course for C-IAYTs.

Program Cost: $497

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