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300-hour Academic Yoga Therapy Program

This program is designed for yogis who have completed a 200-hour yoga teacher training or equivalent and would like to go a step further and learn how to apply yoga as a therapeutic modality in a healthcare setting.

Curriculum

The curriculum is taught over 1 calendar year and divided into 12 modules:

  1. Yoga Therapy in Healthcare - Overview
  2. Asana and the Musculoskeletal System
  3. Pranayama and the Heart of Yoga
  4. Pratyahara and the Nervous System
  5. Meditation and Digestive Health
  6. Deep Relaxation and the Endocrine Systems
  7. Yoga Therapy and Ayurveda for the Subtle Body
  8. Yoga Therapy for Fascial Fitness and Chronic Pain
  9. Yoga Therapy for Mental Health and Trauma
  10. Yoga Therapy for Lifestyle and Human Development
  11. Yoga Therapy for Chronic Illness and Palliative Care
  12. Finals – Practicum exam and certificate award

Each module includes the major educational categories: Yoga Humanities, Anatomy and Physiology, Yoga Tools and Techniques, Teaching Methodology and Professional Development, Mentoring and Supervised Practicum.

Class meets both in-person on selected weekends and online on selected weekday evenings. The curriculum is delivered in synchronous format (a mix of in-person and online classes), coordinated by lead instructor Sonia Sorrenti, E-RYT500, C-IAYT, in collaboration with highly-qualified healthcare providers.

Completion

Upon successful completion of course requirements, students will receive a 300-hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Certificate of Completion and will be eligible to apply to the 500-hour Clinical Yoga Therapy program.

Tuition

$3,500. Discount and payment plans available.

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