Alignment & Restorative Teacher Training 100-Hour
Alignment & Restorative Teacher Training 100-Hour

Introduction

Yoga is a mystical healing art from India that promotes a holistic practice for body, mind and soul. It enhences health in ways that still intrigue modern science. Yoga works with the subtle underlying energy systems of your body by which self-transformation is possible. Also through neuroplasticity, the brain's ability to reorganize itself by forming new neural connections, a continuous and evolving yoga practice contributes to adaptive mental habits and management of stress. We want you to develop practices that are suitable for your needs. When your body needs maintenance, whether you are recovering from a strain, an injury or an illness, you feel EMPOWERED by finding out how to enhence the healing process. The poses presented will be your go-to poses.

Let's be clear! Yoga has been therapeutic and restorative all along and offers great intrinsic values to provide preventive and curative healing to most who have praticed it for thousands of years. That's why it is still known today and has such a fast growth in the Western world. Yoga works beyond the limitations of regular boundries of the mental, physical, emotional and spiritual.

The health benefits from a regular yoga practice gain more recognition from the health care practitioners every year. More medical doctors and other health care practitioners now practice yoga and recommand yoga to their patients.

Yoga teachers are becoming more versatile and knowledgeable in holding space as healing practioners. They are also getting more respect. A lot of them are also massage therapists, reiki masters, chakra balancing therapists, physiotherapists, ostheopaths, etc. The healing arts get interwoven to allow an increased perspective on their client's healing possibilities.



We, at Asanature, understand and embrace the simple fact that the body has the potential and capacity to heal itself. The body knows, within the coding of its DNA, how to embrace balance and homeostasis.



As yoga practitioners, we seek to heal and transform ourselves.

As yoga instructors, we grow to guide our students to heal and transform themselves.



Description of the program

This advanced intensive teacher training is designed for yoga teachers (RYT-200 required) and experienced health care practitioners. You will get a better understanding of how to use postures (asanas), breath (pranayama), meditation (Dhyana) and intentions, to guide you into the first steps of using yogic skills in a therapeutic approach. This can be performed one-on-one or in a specifically tailored class or workshop for a group having a common illness or issue.

You will learn alignment principles, hands-on adjustments, variations and insights to support your practice. You will fill an online health form for you to provide the necessary information for the facilitator to respond to your specific needs. Throughout the program, you will enjoy personalized attention with individual assessments, learn how to heal your body with custom routines and sequences. You will unveil the nature of your limitations, range of motions, movement patterns and restricting beliefs. You are bound to be successful to connect and expand with new tools for self-revelation.

In order to get a deeper understanding of the human body mecanic and energy, this program also includes an introduction to the healing arts of Naturopathy and chakra balancing. These practices will help you understand how to behave like a conduit for prana, a vessel for light, a healing bridge between your client and your guidance. This will bring awareness on the sacredness of touching someone's body, the softness required for physical contact and to develop the ''right touch'' with adjustments.


Program Curriculum:

It includes lectures, conferences and guidance on:

  • Anatomy and Physiology applied for Yoga

    • Foundation, Feet and arches

    • Hands, wrists, shoulders girdles and neck

    • The core and the pelvic floor: Stop the massacre!

    • Psoas, piriformis, hamstrings, glutes and hips equilibrium

    • Good habbits for healthy knees

  • Advanced Asanas

    • Supported Inversions without involving the head and neck

    • Shoulder stands that are safe for all

    • Safe backbends

    • New ways to twist: active & passive

  • Postural Analysis & Correction

  • Healing art of Chakra Balancing

  • Naturopathy personal assessment and lecture

This program is designed to enhence self-confidence, rise awareness and serve better while knowing how to adress, and adjust a yoga practice for:

  • Stiff, scared or unfit beginners

  • Elderly, babyboomers

  • Advanced practitioners

  • Injured or ill practioners

The Student will get a better understanding of the following:

  • Postural Analysis and appropriate Adjustments:

    • Flat Back

    • Kyphosis

    • Lordosis

    • Scoliosis

  • How to address those lowerback & Hips misunderstood issues:

    • Sciatica & Piriformis duality

    • Herniated, bulging and ruptured disc

    • Muscular imbalances with psoas, glutes and weak core

  • How to facilitate your communication

    • Project your voice, speak your truth

    • Less is more, get to the point, ponctuate your message

    • Body language secrets

  • Cacao Ceremony

    • Initiation to ritual, intentional, group healing practices

Daily Schedule:

  • Art of Practicing 7:00 a.m. Therapeutic yoga class\Alignment\Meditation

  • Brunch Break\Free time 10:00 a.m.

  • Private 12:00 a.m. Yoga\ Naturopathy

  • Art of Teaching 1:00 p.m. Better Verbal\Visual cues

  • Art of Living 2:30 p.m. Special Event\Philosophy\Study

  • Art of Touching 4:00 p.m. Theory class\Chakra balancing

  • Dinner 6:00 p.m.

  • Sharing Circle 8:00 p.m.


Asanature is a Yoga Certified School with Yoga Alliance

Yoga Alliance is an association of yoga schools and yoga teachers. Yoga Alliance establishes the quality standards of professorships to be respected by schools, both in practice and theory. When the student completes his training at a school certified by the Yoga Alliance, he becomes eligible to register with the Yoga Alliance as a certified yoga teacher. You must complete all requisits and attempt all classes during the program with ASANATURE in order to graduate and register with the Yoga Alliance.

Prerequisites for this advance TrainingThe main prerequisite is the commitment to invest time and energy in order to successfully complete this training. The training is open to participants of all levels. The purpose of this training is above all to allow you to deepen your personal practice.

Upcoming Dates:

  • August 2017, Koh Samui, Thailand

  • December 2017, Koh Samui, Thailand

  • June 2018, Mulu Marriott Resort & Spa, Malaysia

Price:

Training: 2050 USD$

This price INCLUDES the course, lectures and textbook.

Include 50 min Muscle ease or Balinese massage

Airport pickup at Mulu Airport only.

Travelling/medical insurance, airfare, taxi and excursions are NOT included in this price.

Spa treatments and massage are available at the resort à la carte.

Course Highlights

  • 100-hour Credited Certification with YACEP: Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Program

  • Daily 3-hour yoga practice

  • 60 min. Yoga Therapy Consultation

  • 10 lectures & theory classes

  • Introduction to Naturopathy

  • 60 min. Private Naturopathy Consultation

  • Introduction to Chakra Balancing

  • Course textbook to use as reference