Yoga Therapy Course with Kasandra
Join our Yoga Therapist Kasandra for this 6-week yoga therapy course. Suitable for all levels and focused on those with injury, disease, stress and general difficulties, yoga therapy supports helping:
- back pain
- neck and shoulder problems
- pelvic pain knee pain
- breathing difficulties
Yoga therapy encompasses not only the body and the movements we do on the yoga mat but how we live and treat others and ourselves off the mat, which is ultimately what matters for a healthy and whole life.
Simply and elegantly stated in the words of Judith Hanson Lasater, yoga therapy is “the use of the techniques of yoga to create, stimulate, and maintain an optimum state of physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual health.”
In this course we work towards:
- teaching greater body awareness
- teaching proper alignment not only for yoga but for daily life
- teaching simple movements to deal your ailments that you can do at home
- discover ways for you to relax and distress
What Kasandra Has To Say
Troubled by shoulders and neck pain from slouching over your desk all day? Lower back nagging you from picking up your kids and their toys? Knee trouble ever since you started jogging?
Be it one or all above Therapeutic Yoga could be just what you need to soothe your ailment. In a group scenario, you will get enough time to relax, breathe and really be in your body. You will gain a greater body awareness and learn proper alignment for yoga as well as for moving through your daily life injury-free. You will also pick up simple movements that you can easily use at home to alleviate pains or aches and strengthen your body. Last but not least, you will learn easy techniques to keep you grounded when life starts throwing rocks at you.
The elbowroom has an extensive range of classes for all ages and abilities. We offer such an eclectic mix to enable you to find something that will suit you. If you need any advice, please contact our class advisor who can point you in the right direction.