Adaptive/Gentle Yoga (Chair Yoga) Teacher Training
Adaptive Yoga Teacher Training The Integral Yoga® Adaptive Yoga Teacher Training provides a solid foundation for Yoga instructors to adapt the traditional Yoga asana for those students who may be limited in movement owing to age, illness, disability, or injury. Through the use of chairs, the wall, straps, bolsters, blankets, blocks, and gentle hands-on assists, the teacher will receive an overview of how to adapt and work with students who have limitations ranging from arthritis to cognitive impairment, MS, spinal cord injuries, various diseases, and age-related conditions. This course prepares you, the teacher, to adapt, adjust, and accommodate the traditional Yoga class so that students of any age, shape, ability, or disability may enjoy the Hatha Yoga experience safely and comfortably.
Yoga Bhakti Dharma School was established in 2014. The mission of the school is to propagate the teachings and techniques of yoga, promote the higher awareness among the citizens of our world in an effort to create one peaceful and spiritual world. Our inspiration comes from the vision of Swami Vishnu-devananda that the world is in need of a new generation of spiritually inspired and responsible leaders such as all of us. The world is in need of yoga teachers more than ever! This coming fall will be our 7th teacher training, with over 50 graduates to date! Join us for a profoundly unique and life changing experience!
Yoga is the path to the Ultimate Reality. It is the union between our individual self with the Cosmic Self.
Bhakti is the path of devotion and unconditional love. It is the path of honoring the Divine within and without. It is the recognition of one reality that infuses the whole creation with love and light.
Dharma is following the path of truth and righteous action. Awaken your higher calling & potential!
Learn the tools and techniques for self-study and self growth. Walk with us, the path to Innermost Self! Establish a discipline under the guidance and support of experienced teachers.
The Yogi Bhakti Dharma Teacher Training Programs are ideal for both seasoned teachers and dedicated practitioners. These teacher training immersions are once-in-a-lifetime opportunities to change your life and give you the tools to teach. Some of the topics covered during the 200-hour Level include: How to sequence and teach a yoga class How to assist and assess your students Yoga anatomy and physiology The physical benefits of yoga Pranayama (breathing exercises) Yogic nutrition Deep relaxation Meditation, yoga philosophy and so much more!