As a dedicated yoga teacher you understand that as you grow in your practice so will the students that come to you for instruction. You acknowledge that it is your responsibility to nurture and guide your students, create an atmosphere of support and positive reinforcement.
Training allows you to explore new dimensions in your practice, to motivate a new beginning, to tap into your strengths while deepening areas that need advancement and improvement.
The following list provides a range of learning opportunities to foster and cultivate the yoga practice you desire to share with your community.
Practical courses helping yoga teachers successfully sell stress management classes to the corporate market.
Himalayan Institute - Teachers Association
Offers training programs based on the tradition of the Himalayan Masters.
International Association of Yoga Therapists
Offers a directory of yoga therapist training programs
Kripalu - Center for Yoga & Health
In the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts. Offers professional training in yoga, massage and ayurveda.
Nosara Yoga Institute
Off the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica- Interdisciplinary Yoga Teacher Training
Off The Mat Into The World - Self-inquiry generating action in community
Intensive workshops in California and New York. Experiential and educational training for yogis in a process of self-inquiry that leads to action in community.
Los Angeles based yoga teacher training to work with youth.
Southern California based teacher training. Offers 200 and 300 training programs for aspiring and graduate-level teachers.