PLAY 200 Hour Teacher Training begins August 28th!
Learn from some of your favorite PLAY teachers on your journey to a deeper understanding of yoga. Our high quality, well rounded program will give you a deeper understanding of yoga.
We believe anatomy is a key tool to understanding asanas, so you will be learning anatomy throughout the entire program. Our team of trainers, with their diverse and eclectic backgrounds will teach you to intelligently sequence your classes, as well as your own practice. With their combined experience of over 60 years of teaching yoga to thousands of students, this training is a uniquely valuable experience at an affordable price.
You’ll come out of our training, feeling confident to begin your teaching journey. Change your life, have a blast and PLAY with us!
Yoga for Healthy Back with Sarah Haughton
August 22nd from 1:30 PM-3:30 PM
The health of your back influences all aspects of your life: posture, work, play and sleep. When your back is stiff and painful, it burdens all areas of your life. Nearly all of us experience some type of back pain in our lives, some chronic, others temporary. This workshop will teach the most up to date guiding principles of alignment you can use not only in your yoga practice, but also you daily life of movement (sitting, standing, walking, etc). You will leave this workshop with:
- Anatomical knowledge of how your back moves, why it hurts, and what you can do to successfully omit back pain from your life.
- Understanding your back
- Anatomy and understanding common back issues (upper, middle and lower back, and sacrum)
- Postural assessment and awareness techniques for proper body alignment
- Yoga Therapeutics for various back issues – approaching each yoga practice with back safety as the primary focus
- Lengthening your spine in its natural shape, stretching tight muscles, strengthening muscles that have become weak
Non Heated; All Levels
$25 Pre-Paid; $35 At the Door
Kids Yoga Teacher Training for 8-13 yr. olds
October 2-4, 2015
a parent who would like to turn your yoga practice into a family affair?
an educator in need of fresh ideas that will support your students learning?
a child psychologist, therapist or pediatric professional wishing to enrich your treatment with the positive effects of yoga?
a yoga teacher or enthusiast who loves children?
…then the NGY Teacher Training™ is for YOU!
The demand for kids’ yoga classes is on the rise! More and more, yoga studios, schools, community centers and families around the globe are adding children’s yoga classes to their daily schedules. There is a significant difference between teaching adults and kids and it is essential that teachers undergo the appropriate studies with a qualified, reputable, substantial training.
Discover the non-stop fun of yoga with kids and join the hundreds of yogis who have been certified by Next Generation Yoga® to teach kids yoga.
NGY TEACHER TRAINING FOR 8-13 YR. OLDS
This 3-day intensive provides a comprehensive, hands-on exploration of unique NGY methods for combining the ancient practice of yoga with the playful nature of children. Age-appropriate poses, thematic classes, child development principles and behavior management techniques are sure to fill your yoga bag with proven practices for developing meaningful yoga experiences with children.
The learning environment of the NGY Teacher Training is experiential, filled with demonstration classes, lesson planning techniques and ready-to-use teaching tools. Whether you are a first-time teacher trainee or a well-schooled, experienced yoga teacher, we offer a detailed and individualized study of yoga for 8-13 yr. olds.