Introduction to Yoga as Therapy

Introduction to Yoga as Therapy

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Start Date: Saturday 28th March 2020
End Date: Sunday 29th March 2020
Time: 09:30 - 17:30
Cost: €260

If you are interested in bringing your teaching skill to the next level and working with clients on an individual basis or helping those will more serious issues in your classes this module is for you.

Yoga therapy is the adaptation of yoga practices for people with health challenges. Yoga therapists prescribe specific regimens of postures, breathing exercises, and relaxation techniques to suit individual needs. Medical research shows that Yoga therapy is among the most effective complementary therapies for several common ailments. The challenges may be an illness, a temporary condition like an injury, or a chronic condition.

In this module, you will learn

Working with injuries

Working with private clients

Comprehensive student assessment

Teaching to people with disease

Creating a tailored plan

Get a Feel For Susan’s Teaching

About the author: Lisa Wilkinson

Lisa Wilkinson

Lisa opened The elbowroom in February 2003. Mother to Tuilelaith and Sean, director of The elbowroom and with a crew of over 60 staff, she is a busy bee. Lisa leads a team committed to bringing health and vitality to all of her clients. Lisa currently teaches in our yoga training programs and oversees pregnancy yoga and mum & baby yoga. Lisa works hard developing healthy food choices for Yin & Tonic @ The elbowroom. She specialises paediatric and pregnancy with workshops, yoga therapy, and craniosacral therapy.

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.