Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga Teacher Training
This event is a 500hr RYA Teacher Training module. Read more about modules here. They are open to all, though you will get the most out of them if you have some yoga experience. We consider these advanced yoga studies. You do not need to be working on 500 hour certification to take one.
Prenatal Modules Currently Being Offered:
October 18 - 20, 2013: Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga Teacher Training with Stephanie Keach - Asheville
Teachers, Yoga Teachers in training, Midwives, Doulas and
you a Yoga teacher, Yoga teacher in training, midwife, doula,
bodyworker, pregnant or planning on getting pregnant? If so,
then the Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga Teacher Training Intensive,
may be for you. Take this weekend workshop, either to deepen
your own practice and ability to help others or to expand
your teaching knowing Prenatal yoga helps
prevent common discomforts of pregnancy while preparing the
body for childbirth by stretching and strengthening the lower
back, abdominal and pelvic floor muscles and opening the hips
Appropriate yoga asanas for each stage of pregnancy
Anatomy of pregnancy and childbirth
Deep breathing techniques to assist during times of stress or labor
Relaxation techniques for soothing any pregnant mama
Gentle massage techniques to relieve discomforts of pregnancy both in and out of asana
Client and business management
Marketing techniques and more...
Friday 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Saturday, 8:30 - 12:00 pm, 2:00 - 6:00 pm
Sunday, 8:30 am - 2:00 pm (short break in the middle for snacking)
Required Reading before class begins:
Miracle of Mindfulness, by Thich Nhat Hanh
One of the following prenatal books:
Step by Step, Yoga For Pregnancy by Wendy Teasdill
Bountiful, Beautiful, Blissful by Gurmukh
Yoga for Pregnancy: Birth and Beyond by Francoise Barbira Freedman
Active Birth by Janet Balaskas
The price includes a prenatal teacher training manual. An optional purchase is the larger, more comprehensive teacher training manual: The Yoga Handbook, by Stephanie Keach. $35 + $6 s/h Order Now
$290 Register and Pay
Sign up by September 18, 2013 and save $50.
Cancellation fee $65
Upon registration you will receive confirmation email. Upon completion you will receive Yoga Alliance hours via email.
No Prerequisites Required.