Upcoming Courses & Workshops

PPY Building A Foundation for Teaching 2017-2018 200 HR RYT Teacher Training with JoEllen Hockenbrough Next held on Sun, Oct 22, 2017 at 6:45 am - 4:00 pm
This enrollment runs from Fri Oct 20, 2017 - Sun May 6, 2018
TRAINING DATES
We will meet for 8 weekends 2017-2018
Fridays 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturdays 6:45 am - 3:30 pm
Sundays 6:45 am - 3:30 pm

October, 2017 - 20, 21, 22
November, 2017 - 3, 4, 5
December, 2017 - 1, 2, 3
January, 2018 - 5, 6, 7
February, 2018 - 2, 3, 4
March, 2018 - 2, 3, 4
April, 2018 - 6, 7, 8
May, 2018 - 4, 5, 6
Graduation - Sunday, May 6

REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION
Must take one class with each PPY Teacher Training Leader

REQUIRED BEFORE OCTOBER 20, 2017
Must take a total of 10 classes with PPY Teacher Training Leaders

REQUIRED FROM 10/2017 - 5/2018
Must be able to commit to a minimum of six classes per month at PPY studios

“Building Your Foundation for Teaching” is a unique teacher training program in that you will not only complete 175 contact hours that will include practical teaching, group discussion, teacher led discussions as well as the opportunity to teach a solo community class within the studio with written feedback from our TT leaders. We believe a teacher’s investment goes beyond the financial. Taking the seat of teacher means investing in community. Our teacher training program will set the foundation for teaching, assisting and working in the studio setting that will give you the best foundation for teaching in whatever community you land.

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Mindfulness in Action: Form and Alignment with Shannah Green and Caroline Peavy Sat, Oct 28, 2017 at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Mindfulness in Action: Form & Alignment

The details make the difference. Get all your questions answered in this interactive workshop where we will unravel the details of alignment for a variety of postures to ensure that every student practices each asana safely and effectively. Appropriate for those on the beginning spectrum of practice along with advanced yoga practitioners looking to hone up their technique. We will be breaking down the following postures:
Warrior 1, Warrior 3, Side Angle, Half Moon, twisted triangle, twisted half moon, camel, wheel (w/props), hanumanasana, paschimottanasana, handstand & shoulderstand.

You will leave with clear understanding and confident that you are developing a solid and strong practice.
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Yoga Therapy for Back Care - TWO WEEKENDS with Theresa Murphy Fri, Nov 10, 2017 at 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Yoga Therapy for Back Care
COST:  $495
(Entire two weekends)

Friday, November 10, 2017
5:00-8:00 pm
 
Saturday, November 11, 2017
 
9:30 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
 
Sunday, November 12, 2017
9:30 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
 
and
 
Saturday, November 17, 2017
9:30 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
 
Sunday, November 18, 2017
9:30 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

This 35-hour training is designed for teachers of yoga to better meet the needs of their students with chronic or acute back pain. The workshop is offered in three tiers:

1. On The Fly (5 hours) - The questions to ask students dropping in for regular class, how to keep them safe in regular class format, what certain cues mean for them, the poses they need to be careful with, on the fly adjustments they can make for safety.
 
2. A Closer Look (10 hours) - in depth anatomy of the spine and all its parts and neighbors, including bone, discs, muscles, nerves, hips, shoulders and abdomen.  Then applying that map to theory on the whys and hows of back pain.
 
3. Application of Methods (20 hours) - applying asana therapeutically for back pain including evaluation of posture, body reading, how issues present and techniques or working with hips and low back, sciatic pain, sacrum pain, lumbar issues, scoliosis, thoracic spine, cervical issues and other special spinal considerations.
 
These weekends are designed for yoga teachers and dedicated students working with back pain.  The content is organized for a progressive learning experience and there must be attended in its entirety.  No drop-ins allowed.
 
 Contact Theresa with special requests.
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Yoga Therapy for Back Care - TWO WEEKENDS with Theresa Murphy Next held on Sat, Nov 11, 2017 at 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
This enrollment runs from Sat Nov 11, 2017 - Sun Nov 19, 2017
Yoga Therapy for Back Care
COST:  $495
(Entire two weekends)

Friday, November 10, 2017
5:00-8:00 pm
 
Saturday, November 11, 2017
 
9:30 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
 
Sunday, November 12, 2017
9:30 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
 
and
 
Saturday, November 17, 2017
9:30 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
 
Sunday, November 18, 2017
9:30 am-12:30 pm & 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

This 35-hour training is designed for teachers of yoga to better meet the needs of their students with chronic or acute back pain. The workshop is offered in three tiers:

1. On The Fly (5 hours) - The questions to ask students dropping in for regular class, how to keep them safe in regular class format, what certain cues mean for them, the poses they need to be careful with, on the fly adjustments they can make for safety.
 
2. A Closer Look (10 hours) - in depth anatomy of the spine and all its parts and neighbors, including bone, discs, muscles, nerves, hips, shoulders and abdomen.  Then applying that map to theory on the whys and hows of back pain.
 
3. Application of Methods (20 hours) - applying asana therapeutically for back pain including evaluation of posture, body reading, how issues present and techniques or working with hips and low back, sciatic pain, sacrum pain, lumbar issues, scoliosis, thoracic spine, cervical issues and other special spinal considerations.
 
These weekends are designed for yoga teachers and dedicated students working with back pain.  The content is organized for a progressive learning experience and there must be attended in its entirety.  No drop-ins allowed.
 
 Contact Theresa with special requests.
.
 
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