REGISTERED YOGA TEACHER (RYT) YOGA INSTRUCTOR, SOMATICS & MOVEMENT THERAPIST (YISMT)TM – 200 hrs *2 CERTIFICATIONS, 1 PROGRAM/YOGA ALLIANCE & CA STATE APPROVED
A comprehensive yoga teacher training program that focuses on yoga therapy for specific therapeutic needs.
Millions of people throughout the world have discovered the physical, emotional, and spiritual benefits of the practice of Yoga. Yoga means union of Body, Mind and Spirit. Yoga empowers, encourages, connects, supports, teaches us to act rather than react, speak the truth in our hearts, follow our intuition and live a life of our dreams. Yoga provides the space to practice whom we want to be in our daily life. Now is a great time to begin your yoga journey.
NHI’s comprehensive Yoga Teacher Program will deepen your practice and, if desired, prepare you to function as a professional yoga instructor.
Including asanas (poses), yoga philosophy, Somatic and DaVinci movements (warm-up and progressive exercises), emphasis on intelligent sequencing, breathing exercises, meditation, Niyamas and Yamas (observances and non-observances), holding the ‘seat’ of a teacher, posture adjustments, yoga anatomy, Chakras and Nadis (yogic energy systems), principles of Ayurveda (yogic science of life), marketing and branding, business practices, and professional standards and ethics.
Four accessible and flexible modules spread out over several months:
Yoga Teacher: Hold the ‘seat’ of the teacher
Experience + embody the eight limbs of yoga described by Patanjali: niyamas/observances, yamas/restraints, asana/postures, pranayama/breath control, pratyahara/sense withdrawal, dharana/concentration, dhyana/meditation, samadhi/state of unity. Learn how to teach pranayama & yoga postures, intelligent sequencing, yoga anatomy and yoga marketing.
Instructor: Andrea Werner, L.Ac
Yoga Therapy: Yoga for targeted areas of the body
Learn in-depth understanding of alignment of knees, hips, back, shoulders + neck. Understand the integration of the major muscle systems and experience how the ‘whole’ affects the ‘parts’. Learn how to address yoga students with health issues and injuries. Learn applied anatomy and special focus of spine, SI joint, lower back, neck, shoulders, hips and feet.
Instructor: Somer Nicole, Doctorate Physical Therapy, Masters Occupational Therapy
Ayurveda Therapy: Foundation Theory
In this class students learn the foundation philosophy of Ayurveda, constitution or body-mind types (doshas) and basic theory of nutrition for each. The art of meditation will be offered as a way to develop self-knowledge, which is the basis for healing and well being.
Instructor: Prana Gogia, MBA, Siddha Ayurveda Practioner, HHP
Explore Somatic Restorative Movements to improve: Postural alignment, range of motion & flexibility. Improve your bio-mechanics and fluidity of motion. Learn how to create an individualized “movement therapy program” for your clients or specific groups-seniors, athletes, handicapped, etc.
Instructor: Erhard Rohrmüller, RYT, HHP
Two Certificates are earned: Registered Yoga Teacher and Yoga Instructor & Somatics Movement Therapist. Qualify for both State and National Certifications upon completion of the 200 hour program.
Yoga Teacher Training hours can be used towards the 1000 hour Holistic Health Practitioner (HHP) Program and also Continuing Education
Program Tuition: $2,395
** CERTIFICATION in SOMA-KINETICS™
Myo-Fascial Release via Functional Movements
Soma- Kinetics™ is a neo-neurological re-education process
with the focus to create beneficial kinetic patterns to balance
our agonist and antagonist muscle groups.
This will help creating awareness in our sensory motor system and
motor cortex= Body/Mind connection. In this class you will learn new functional multi directional movement patterns and you and your clients
will sense and feel immediate results in flexibility,
coordination and range of motion.
Extrapolated from eastern and western Movement Therapies as Yoga, Qi-Gong, Pilates,Somatics, Da Vinci Movements, you will learn how to design
a correctional movement program for yourself or your clients
addressing Kyphosis, Lordosis, Scoliosis, and many other problems.
The focus will be on postural alignment and Myo-Fascial assessment and creating both a prevention and therapeutic Movement Therapy Program for your clients and everyone: including seniors, athletes, handicapped, and everyone concerned about their body.
SOMA-KINETICS™ Program includes CERTIFICATIONS from both the Institute of Somatic Integration and from NHI!!
Subtitle : Myo-Fascial Release via Functional Movements
Instructor: Erhard Rohrmüller, HHP, E-RYT 500, YACEP, MTH,
Saturdays & Sundays, 9:30am – 1pm, October 1st – 29th.
32 Credit Hours. $384.
Program also includes: Gentle Soma Kinetics Manual, 66 pages on CD.