This is Immersion at Kripalu combines Level 1 and 2 curriculum in a residential format.
For yoga teachers, bodyworkers, nurses, and physical, occupational, and mental-health therapists.
Learn how to bring your students into a practice of restorative yoga that helps them release layers of tension, engage the relaxation response, and feel more at ease in their bodies. Jillian Pransky offers clarity on how the gross anatomy, subtle energy body, emotional body, and mental body work together in restorative poses.
This training covers:
The relaxation response and the central nervous system
Alignment to support optimal energy flow to all the body’s systems
How to integrate restorative experiences for various therapeutic effects
The koshas and the energy body in asana
Adapting restorative practices for different environments, special populations, and students with limited physical abilities
The dynamic use of props.
Sessions include restorative yoga practice, hands-on practice-teaching, therapeutic touch and healing techniques, lecture, discussion, and Q&A sessions.
Note Tuition includes a manual. Please bring a camera to photograph poses and an eye pillow if you have one. This intensive includes extended hours.
This program is eligible for
27.5 credits for Athletic Trainers (BOC), $20 additional charge
27.5 credits for Yoga Alliance (YA), $20 additional charge
27.5 credits for International Association of Yoga Therapists