19. January 2018 - 14:00
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Master Classes and Teacher Training Sessions with Barrie Risman | Therapeutic Approach Yoga Studio | Friday, 19. January 2018

Sacred Embodiment: Master Classes and Teacher Training Continuing Ed
With Barrie Risman, E-RYT 500, YACEP

We’re thrilled to welcome back Barrie for another rich weekend of practice, learning, and community! Teachers: Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Credits are available for all sessions!

Friday, January 19th 2-5pm - Refining Observation and Verbal Cues (for teachers)
** How to teach so students will listen
**The most common pitfalls in verbal instructions and how to avoid them for maximum impact

Friday, January 19th 7-9pm - Sacred Embodiment: The Wisdom Teachings of Yoga (Dharma talk and discussion)
**The life-affirming and expansive vision of who we are from the viewpoint of the yoga tradition to radically shift your approach to yoga

Saturday, January 20th 8-10:30am - Master Class in Backbends
** Keys to progressive sequencing to work toward more complex and challenging backbends

Saturday, January 20th from 2:00pm to 4:30pm - Master Class in Inversions
** How to modify, explore and refine your practice and teaching through pose modifications, partner work, and prop variations

Sunday, January 21st from 9:30am to 12:00pm - Master Class in Arm Balances
** Keys to creating healthy alignment and action in the hands, wrists, arms and shoulders
**How to build and recruit core stability to deepen your practice of arm balances.

Sunday, January 21st from 1:00pm to 4:00pm -Chair Yoga for Pain Management and Limited Mobility
***Learn to teach yoga to people with limited mobility and a wide range of muscle-skeletal conditions, disorders, and pain. The World Spine Care Yoga Project Yoga Project protocol combines adapted and prop-assisted postures, breath-work and mindfulness to make the wide-ranging mental and physical benefits of yoga accessible to often underserved populations. All proceeds from this session will go toward funding the work of the World Spine Care Yoga Project, whose mission is to bring the benefits of yoga to underserved communities.

CEC credits for yoga teachers are available for all sessions.

Cost: All sessions - $300 Plus HST early bird rate until December 15. $325 plus HST after December 15.

Master classes & Dharma Talk (Friday pm, Saturday am and pm, Sunday am) and no teacher training sessions $200 plus HST.

Please contact the front desk for individual session registration.