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Advanced Biomechanics of Hatha Yoga: Trunk and Spine | 300 Hour Teacher Training Program
October 11 - October 14$560
This is a 3 day weekend workshop. The Biomechanics of the Trunk and Spine is required content for the Yoga Integrated Science 300 hour Teacher Training Program.
This workshop is scheduled for Friday, 10/12/18 – Sunday, 10/14/18, from 11:00am-5:00pm each day.
This course can also be taken by itself for anyone interested in learning more about the anatomy of the trunk and spine.
About this course:
This 3 day workshop focuses on an overview of the muscular system for the trunk and spine. Get a detailed look at muscle function and relevance. You will learn to understand the joint mechanics at work when teaching and practicing yoga.
Learn how to perform and apply detailed range of motion evaluations for the trunk and spine to yoga poses. This hands on workshop focuses on poses chosen specifically for this course.
Gain a better understanding of how and why adjustments may be necessary for some trunk-related poses. Learn about the importance of special modifications. We will be discussing group and individual clients so you can cue them properly.
Next, we will discuss the many therapeutic applications for common spinal ailments. We will be taking a critical look at the back pain industry and spinal injuries. Get a better understanding this important area of the body.
Finally, we will take a look at the impact of shoulder stands and headstands as related to the trunk and spine. We will be exploring why these poses may not be appropriate for many clients. Learn why the core muscles are so important to overall health and wellness.
This 3 day, hands on workshop gives you applicable techniques meaningful experience you will be able to apply immediately with your one-on-one clients and group classes.
This is one of the seven required courses in our 300 hour program and can be taken as an elective on its own. To enroll in the entire 300 hour program, register for all required courses (177 credit hours) $3,040 at one price, which is discounted $500. The remaining course electives (123 Credit hours) can be taken according to your own interest one at a time
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300 Level Teacher Training Program
Advanced Bio-mechanics of Hatha Yoga: Trunk and Spine
Friday 10/12/18 – 9:30-5:30pm
Saturday, 10/13/18 – 9:30-5:30pm
Sunday 10/14/18 – 9:30-5:30pm
28 Credit Hours- Required Course