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    • 21 Dec 2020
    • (UTC-12:00)
    • 31 Dec 2022
    • (UTC-12:00)
    • Self-Paced Online - VIRTUAL

    Self-Paced Online YFA Level I Training

    Yoga for Arthritis Level I Training with Dr. Moonaz

    BUY COURSE HERE

    This Level I training is fully online and at your own pace. Course must be completed within a year of purchase date.

    That being said, you will still be supported by Yoga for Arthritis faculty and staff throughout your journey. The program includes recorded lectures, slides, research articles, quizzes, reflection questions, activities, and assignments. You must complete all elements of the course to receive a certificate of completion and professional CEUs. After completing this Level I training, you are qualified to teach the evidence-based Yoga for Arthritis program in your community. Also, you will be eligible to continue toward Yoga for Arthritis certification, which includes Level II mentorship & Level III training, both available online. These steps are recommended for anyone wishing to specialize in work with this population, work with private clients, or provide Yoga for Arthritis in healthcare settings. 

    Yoga for Arthritis was developed by yoga researcher and arthritis expert Steffany Moonaz, PhD, along with an interdisciplinary team, including rheumatologists, psychologists, public health researchers and yoga therapists. Combining ancient yoga practices with modern medical knowledge, this program offers modifications to address the unique abilities and limitations of persons with arthritis. In a 7-year randomized clinical trial at Johns Hopkins University, the program’s participation was associated with improved arthritis symptoms, physical fitness, psychological functioning and quality of life. Such evidence is vital for bridging the integrative yoga world with medical healthcare, making these practices more accessible to those who really need them.

    This training program trains yoga teachers to safely and effectively impart rigorously researched yoga practices, with individually-tailored modifications, to those with arthritis and related conditions. As a result of taking this Yoga for Arthritis teacher training program, participants will be able to:

    • Become familiar with the most common arthritic conditions, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, psoriatic arthritis, etc.
    • Understand joint anatomy and pathophysiology as related to arthritis in depth
    • Offer modifications for joint limitations and chronic pain
    • Teach Yoga for Arthritis classes in their communities
    • Work individually with arthritic clients of all ability levels

    Training Information: 

    This Level I training is fully online and at your own pace. Course must be completed within a year of purchase date

    The pre-course reading and digital materials are within the online course.

    After completing this Level I training, you are qualified to teach Yoga for Arthritis program. Also, you will be eligible to continue toward Yoga for Arthritis certification, which includes Level II mentorship & Level III training. 

    Prerequisite: 200 Hour Yoga Teacher training

    CEU's - Yoga Alliance: 34 hrs (30 contact; 4 non-contact); IAYT: 34 hours; Integral Yoga Teachers Association (IYTA): can provide you a CE certificate with your program's total contact hours for a $10 fee (free for IYTA members); Integral Yoga 300-hour: 34 hours towards RYT 500 designation

    Tuition: $600

    Date & Time:

    • Available starting December 21, 2020.
    • Self Paced - Training must be completed within a year of purchase.

    BUY COURSE HERE

       

    • 15 May 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 16 May 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 2 sessions
    • St. Pete Beach, FL

    St. Pete Beach, FL

    Aqua Yoga Certification

    For yoga and aquatics professionals who want to add aqua yoga to their teaching skillsets.

    Adding this training to your offerings allows you to teach yoga outside, it evens out the seasonality of your yoga income, and lets you teach classes from the pool deck that don't wear your body out.   Christa is formerly YFA staff and is passionate about helping people with arthritis access yoga.  Because of that, she is a specialist in helping people with arthritis access yoga and will provide you a new modality for improving the lives of your clients who struggle with arthritis and land-based yoga.

    • Earn 16 Contact/3 non-contact hour CEU's from Yoga Alliance

    Tuition: $345 in effect until 3/13; $395 after

    Date & Time:

    • May 15 & May 16, 2021 
    • 9AM - 5PM  each day with pool and classroom sessions.

    For more information, reach out to Christa at christa@christafairbrother.com

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    • 10 Jun 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 27 Jun 2021
    • (EDT)
    • 9 sessions
    • New York, NY - Integral Yoga Institute New York City

    Integral Yoga Institute NYC

    New York City, New York

    Yoga for Arthritis Level I Training with Nancy O'Brien, Peter Karow, & Elizabeth Mann

    Yoga for Arthritis was developed by yoga researcher and arthritis expert Steffany Moonaz, PhD, along with an interdisciplinary team, including rheumatologists, psychologists, public health researchers and yoga therapists. Combining ancient yoga practices with modern medical knowledge, this program offers modifications to address the unique abilities and limitations of persons with arthritis. In a 7-year randomized clinical trial at Johns Hopkins University, the program’s participation was associated with improved arthritis symptoms, physical fitness, psychological functioning and quality of life. Such evidence is vital for bridging the integrative yoga world with medical healthcare, making these practices more accessible to those who really need them.

    This training program trains yoga teachers to safely and effectively impart rigorously researched yoga practices, with individually-tailored modifications, to those with arthritis and related conditions. As a result of taking this Yoga for Arthritis teacher training program, participants will be able to:

    • Become familiar with the most common arthritic conditions, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, psoriatic arthritis, etc.
    • Understand joint anatomy and pathophysiology as related to arthritis in depth
    • Offer modifications for joint limitations and chronic pain
    • Teach Yoga for Arthritis classes in their communities

    Work individually with arthritic clients of all ability levels.

    Training Information: 

    This Level I training is an in person training with YFA trainers. 

    The pre-course reading and digital materials will be emailed before the training. 

    After completing this Level I training, you are qualified to teach Yoga for Arthritis program. Also, you will be eligible to continue toward Yoga for Arthritis certification, which includes Level II mentorship & Level III training. 

    Prerequisite: 200hr Yoga Teacher Training

    Yoga Alliance & IATY CEU: 34 Contact Hours & 2 Non Contact Hours

    Registration

    • $650 ($575 for IYINY active teachers)
    • $100 nonrefundable deposit
    • $40 digital materials fee payable to the instructor
    • Printed materials are available for an additional $30

    Schedule: 

    • June 10, 6:00-8:00
    • June 12-13, 11:00-1:00, 2:00-4:00
    • June 17, 6:00-8:00
    • June 19-20, 11:00-1:00, 2:00-4:00
    • June 24, 6:00-8:00
    • June 26-27, 11:00-1:00, 2:00-4:00

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    • 29 Sep 2021
    • (PDT)
    • 3 Oct 2021
    • (PDT)
    • The Yoga Tree - Seattle, Washington

    The Yoga Tree

    Seattle, Washington

    Yoga for Arthritis Level I Training with Dr. Moonaz

    Yoga for Arthritis was developed by yoga researcher and arthritis expert Steffany Moonaz, PhD, along with an interdisciplinary team, including rheumatologists, psychologists, public health researchers and yoga therapists. Combining ancient yoga practices with modern medical knowledge, this program offers modifications to address the unique abilities and limitations of persons with arthritis. In a 7-year randomized clinical trial at Johns Hopkins University, the program’s participation was associated with improved arthritis symptoms, physical fitness, psychological functioning and quality of life. Such evidence is vital for bridging the integrative yoga world with medical healthcare, making these practices more accessible to those who really need them.

    This training program trains yoga teachers to safely and effectively impart rigorously researched yoga practices, with individually-tailored modifications, to those with arthritis and related conditions. As a result of taking this Yoga for Arthritis teacher training program, participants will be able to:

    • Become familiar with the most common arthritic conditions, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, psoriatic arthritis, etc.
    • Understand joint anatomy and pathophysiology as related to arthritis in depth
    • Offer modifications for joint limitations and chronic pain
    • Teach Yoga for Arthritis classes in their communities

    Work individually with arthritic clients of all ability levels

    Training Information: 

    This Level I training is an in person training with Dr. Moonaz.

    The pre-course reading and digital materials will be emailed before the training.

    After completing this Level I training, you are qualified to teach Yoga for Arthritis program. Also, you will be eligible to continue toward Yoga for Arthritis certification, which includes Level II mentorship & Level III training. 

    Prerequisite: 200 Hour Yoga Teacher training

    CEU's - Yoga Alliance: 34 hrs (30 contact; 4 non-contact); IAYT: 34 hours; Integral Yoga Teachers Association (IYTA): can provide you a CE certificate with your program's total contact hours for a $10 fee (free for IYTA members); Integral Yoga 300-hour: 34 hours towards RYT 500 designation

    Tuition: Early bird rate: $575 (this rate ends two weeks prior to the event); $600 after Early Bird rate ends. 

    Date & Time: 

    • Wednesday, September 29 - Sunday, October 3

    REGISTER HERE

       


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