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Restorative Yoga Training: Level 2
With Chanti Tacoronte Perez
Pre-Requisite: Level 1
Dates: Fri – Sun, Jan 11-14, 2019
Times: 8am-5pm daily
Investment (Regular Students): $365 ($395 after Nov. 11);
Investment (Devanadi TTs/Grads): $325 ($350 after Nov. 11)
Please read our Cancellation Policy below before registering.
“What if consciousness isn’t contained in the body, as the Western model claims, but the body is contained in consciousness?” Mimi Guarneri
Prerequisite: Restorative Level 1 with Chanti Tacoronte-Perez
Required Reading: The Heart Speaks: A Cardiologist Reveals the Secret Language of Healing by Mimi Guarneri M.D. FACC
In this advanced Restorative teacher training we will focus on the body as the temple for healing and the art of relaxation in more complex postures. Students will learn new restorative postures, as well as deepen their skills to support clients, in the group class model as well as individually. Participants are required to complete a project to receive a certificate for this course.
Restorative yoga offers the assistance of props to hold the body; when the body is held it learns to release and rest, making room for healing. This training is designed for teachers and practitioners currently practicing and teaching restorative yoga.
Focus of Training:
• The body as a temple for healing
• Advanced us of props
• Ayurveda & the Doshas as it relates to the physical postures
• Guided relaxation techniques—Mantra Purusha
• Observations of different bodies in restorative poses
• Trusting your intuition
• Complex use of props
• Using sand bags and eye-wraps
• Inversions, deep back bends & forward bends
• The importance of your own Restorative practice
• Active listening and working with students individually
Prop Wish List:
Please bring the props you have at home, or purchase in advance. Ideally you would bring
4-6 blankets (Mexican blankets or the link), 1 bolster, 2 blocks, 1 strap, 1 eye pillow, 1 mat and optional restorative head wrap available at: https://iynaus.org/store/props/pune-headwrap
If you plan on teaching and doing restorative yoga as a continued practice these are the minimum props needed. Devanadi has some props available for use during our training, however, we would like you to bring some of your own as well.
Cancellation Policy: No refunds. This training requires 2 weeks notice of cancellation by phone or email. You will receive an account credit, less a cancellation fee of $100, within 2 weeks. If cancel with less than 2 weeks notice of this training, your payment is forfeited, and no studio credit will be given. No shows receive no credit.