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Therapeutic Yoga Levels One & Two

Therapeutic yoga blends manual therapy techniques drawn from Thai Yoga Massage with
movement therapy (asana), energy work (prana chikitsa), and breath therapies (pranayama)
drawn from Ayurveda and Yoga Therapy. Where our functional alignment courses focus on
releasing tension and developing tension free strength in the physical body; our therapeutic
yoga modules focus on releasing held emotions and bringing balance to the energetic
system.

Where

Mandorla Yoga Institute
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1429 17 Ave SW, Calgary AB, CA T3E 5J9
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Type of Event

  • Teacher Training

Yoga Styles

Levels

When

Aug 16 to
Aug 24
2015
07:00 amto18:00 pm

Daily Schedule Overview
7am - 9am Morning Yoga Practice

9am - 9:30am Breakfast and time for reflection

9:30am – 12pm Morning Session

12pm – 1pm Lunch Break and time for reflection
1pm – 4pm Afternoon Session

4pm – 6pm Afternoon Yoga Practice or time is given for Practice and Application

Price

$1,200

Pricing is plus GST.

Full Description

Designed specifically for massage therapists, yoga teachers and other health care
practitioners; each module will provide you with invaluable tools that prepare you to work
with clients in a one on one setting either in a therapeutic yoga session or as an integrated
part of your current modality.
 Cranio-sacral therapy, prana chikitsa, chakra therapy and pranayama
 Ayurvedic approach to yoga therapy
 Mudra, mantra and meditation
 Myo-fascial yoga with both dynamic and static asana adaptations including yin, dynamic
yin, engaged and restorative yoga
 Thai Yoga Massage and working with the Meridians to release blockages in the energetic
system and to increase the flow of energy through the body
 Therapeutic Sequencing for one on one and group yoga sessions

Level ONE - Principles of Therapeutic Yoga & Working with Anxiety (Vata Dosha)
 Part one (days 1 & 2) of this module introduces you to the principles of therapeutic
yoga. Topics include: neurological and nervous system re-patterning, therapeutic
sequencing, energetic anatomy and breath pattern assessment.
 Part two (days 3 & 4) of this module works with the bladder (& kidney) and stomach ( &
spleen) meridians via the pathways of the Superficial back and front lines of myofascia.
Using yin, dynamic yin, restorative and actively engaged asana as well as Thai Massage
sequences designed to specifically address correlated acupressure points and marma
points through the body; we work with strategies for reducing Vata Dosha and bringing
our client into balance. Merging meditation, mudra, mantra, energy work and breath
work into the session, you are given specific therapeutic yoga tools for assisting your
clients in building confidence and inner security.
Day off on day 5.
Level TWO - Working with Depression and Irritation (Pitta and Kapha Dosha)
 Part one (days 6 & 7) of this module works with the gall bladder and liver meridians via
the pathways of the lateral line and spiral line of myofascia. Using yin, dynamic yin,
restorative and actively engaged asana as well as Thai Massage sequences designed to
specifically address correlated acupressure points and marma points through the body;
we work with strategies for reducing Pitta Dosha and bringing our client into balance.
Merging meditation, mudra, mantra, energy work and breath work into the session, you
are given specific therapeutic tools for assisting clients in letting go and finding ease in
their bodies and minds.
 Part two (days 8 & 9) of this module works with the heart Triple Burner & Pericardium;
Heart & Small Intestine; Lung & Large Intestine meridians via the pathways of the
myofascia running through the arms and chest. Using yin, dynamic yin, restorative and
actively engaged asana as well as Thai Massage sequences designed to specifically
address correlated acupressure points and marma points through the body; we work
with strategies for reducing Kapha Dosha and bringing our client into balance. Merging
meditation, mudra, mantra, energy work and breath work into the session, you are
given specific therapeutic tools for assisting clients in finding self assurance and self
love.