Yoga teaches us to cure what need not be endured and endure what cannot be cured. - BKS Iyengar
Registered Yoga Alliance School 200, 300, 500 & RPYT
Yoga Education • Prenatal • Ayurveda Yoga Specialist • Professional Yoga Therapist Training
This module is Core 3, the third module for our 300 hour bridge program. You do not have to take the modules in order, although it is recommended. The focus will be on the hips, knees and feet. Participants will explore postural analysis and explore yoga techniques and methodology for pain reduction. This session will also include complementary therapies (Yamuna Body Rolling and footwork) and various meditation practices. Ayurveda assessment and how to make recommendations that ease your students into lifestyle changes will be taught. Ten hours of clinic are included in the module so participants will have hands on experience with a client while various documentation techniques are explored. This module is in a residential format at LifePoint Yoga.
In this immersion, yoga therapy clinic is the heart of this module. All participants will have the opportunity to assess a client using the tools from the KC Yoga Therapy Physical Examination Manual, Postural Assessment, and Dosha Assessment. All participants will learn range of motion assessment and be able to identify asana a movement training therapies that will work in concert with the client’s goals. This module is open to teachers that have been admitted to KC Yoga Therapy Program only.
Raymond Long, MD, is the author of the world famous BandhaYoga books and the Daily Bandha blog, which provides techniques and tip for teaching and practicing safe alignment in yoga asana. Ray graduated from The University of Michigan Medical School and pursued post-graduate training at Cornell University, McGill University, The University of Montreal, and the Florida Orthopedic Institute. He has studied hatha yoga for over twenty years, training extensively with B.K.S. Iyengar and other leading yoga masters, and teaches anatomy workshops at yoga studios around the world.
Only those enrolled in the Advanced Studies and the professional KC Yoga Therapy program are eligible to access this link after successful completion of each module. This link is available only at certain times. Registered teachers will be emailed access codes for each exam. To begin the exam, click here.