Becoming a therapeutic yoga teacher 

This 200 hour Therapeutic Yoga & Ayurveda Teacher Training (TYATT) program will change your life. Not only will you greatly develop your personal practice, you will receive hands on training on how to share yoga and with others, and learn how to heal yourself with Ayurveda, the world most ancient medical system. This unique program is led by renowned Canadian yoga teacher and ayurvedic practitioner Yasmin F. Gow and includes a complete examination of yoga as well as an extensive study of ayurveda and nutrition. Students will also benefit from the teachings of other experts in the field of ayurveda, anatomy, philosophy and yoga.

TYATT is a new program designed for a select group of experienced yoga students, who curious about ayurveda and have a profound interest in the science and philosophy of yoga and healing. It encourages self-evolution through advanced yoga practice and trains students how to effectively teach in a way that is thoughtful, concise, professional and grounded.

Therapeutic Yoga & Ayurveda Teacher Training – Background

Yasmin F. Gow has been teaching yoga for over 15 years and has been leading yoga teacher training programs since 2007. As her experience in her ayurvedic clinic deepened, she began including more and more teaching of ayurveda in her basic 300-hour Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Advanced Student Teacher Apprenticeship Program (ASTAP). This training is the culmination of Yasmin’s years of practice and professional experience and is a project she is truly passionate about. Program participants can expect to receive a complete immersion into yoga and ayurveda in a way that will enhance life both for the individual and for their future students.

Requirements:

  • A profound interest in yoga
  • Two years’ experience in regular yoga practice
  • 15 hours of prior workshops with Yasmin or another senior teacher
  • Application form

 

 

 

 

 

 


You are interested in our teacher training?

Watch this video for more details about the program and, if you want to go further, contact us to take part to the next info session and receive all the documentation.


 

Curriculum Highlights

  • Understanding the B.A.S.I.C.S. of Yoga;
  • Developing and maintaining a self-nourishing, therapeutic personal practice;
  • Examining and understanding therapeutic properties of 60+ hatha yoga postures;
  • Yoga + Ayurveda Healing Parts I, II, III, IV.
  • Understanding the logic of sequencing and safe yoga adjustments;
  • Restorative Yoga & learning the proper usage of props ;
  • Spinal care & injury prevention;
  • Human anatomy & physiology;
  • Meditation and observation of the senses;
  • Pranayama breath work (8 healing practices);
  • Nadis (energy channels) & Chakra system;
  • Yoga Nidra (deep rest);
  • Karma yoga – yoga of service;
  • Bhaki Yoga – mantras & sound therapy;
  • Mudras (hand postures);
  • Jnana Yoga – Yoga of Knowledge History and philosophy of Yoga;
  • Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras;& Eight-Fold Path;
  • Analysis of Ayurvedic Doshas (constitutions) & Sub-doshas of Vata, Pita, Kapha;
  • Prakurti (essential nature) & Vikurti (imbalanced state)
  • Nutrition and herbology;
  • Immunity, digestion, sleep, stress and pain management with Ayurveda;
  • Ethics of teaching yoga;
  • Effective communication & instruction (verbal and non-verbal);
  • Practical teaching and assisting apprenticeship;
  • The Business of Yoga  
  • TYATT – 200 & 300 hour professional certification program

    Schedule & location:

     

    • 200 Hours training – Subjects
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    • Weekend I
    • Weeklong Immersion I
    • Weekend II
    • Weeklong Immersion II
    • Weekend III
    • Mentorship
    • Practicum
    • Online Training (Live)
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    • 48
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    • 100 Hour Integration
    • Yoga retreat – assist & participate
    • Mentorship
    • Independant Study
    • Practicum
    • Advanced Adjustment Training
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    • 50
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    • 15
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    Faculty:  Yasmin F. Gow, E-RYT 500 and accredited ayurvedic practicitioner is  the principle facilitator. Guest faculty include specialists in philosophy, anatomy, neurology, meditation, stress management, and business development.