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Friday, May 1, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
May 1–3, 2015 Friday–Sunday 2 nights

Emotional Mindfulness, Connection, and Healing: Befriending the Wisdom and Power of Your Emotions

Ronald J. Frederick

Emotions help you feel alive, meet life’s challenges, enrich your relationships, and heal from emotional wounds. Learn how to recognize, tap into, and get the most out of your emotions and be fully present with yourself and others in this highly experiential workshop grounded in contemporary neuroscience and drawn from a variety of psychotherapeutic approaches. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Social Workers.
May 1–10, 2015 Friday–Sunday 9 nights

300-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training: Instructing Yoga for Special Populations

Sudha Carolyn Lundeen

Yoga for Every Body How we take yoga out into the world and into our classes plays an important part in determining how successful we are as teachers. more …

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
May 3–5, 2015 Sunday–Tuesday 2 nights

Level II: Reconnective Healing Foundational Practitioner Program

Eric Pearl

For those who have completed Level I. The Level II program emphasizes your ownership of this work and how to prepare yourself to offer Reconnective Healing as a profession. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, and Massage & Body Workers.
Continuing Education Credits
May 3–8, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

SomaSoul Facilitation: The Art of Being

Dan Leven, Heather Bilotta, and Sage Peeler

For people who have attended at least one other SomaSoul Training module. SomaSoul® Somatic Expressive Therapy is a mind-body healing modality that integrates the power of Body-Centered Gestalt Psychotherapy with the heart of spiritual practice and the freedom of the expressive arts. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, and Massage & Body Workers.

Sunday, May 10, 2015

May 10–14, 2015 Sunday–Thursday 4 nights

Illuminating Your Practice: Yoga and the Alexander Technique

Joan Arnold

For all levels. Expand into a joyful and powerful yoga practice with new ways to improve your posture, free your breath, and imbue your activities with grace and lightness. more …

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
May 17–20, 2015 Sunday–Wednesday 3 nights

Emotional Freedom Techniques: Level 1

Jan L. Watkins

For everyone. Emotional Freedom Techniques (EFT) is a powerful, clinically proven self-help method for reducing the emotional impact of memories and incidents that trigger emotional distress. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Social Workers.
Continuing Education Credits
May 17–22, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Let Your Yoga Dance Teacher Training: Chakra Fusion, Module 1

Megha Nancy Buttenheim

Give yourself the gift of a lifetime: living in joy, grace in motion, and the dance of your own creativity. Let Your Yoga Dance teacher training is the first and only chakra yoga-based dance training of its kind. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Social Workers, Athletic Trainers, and Yoga Alliance.
Continuing Education Credits
May 17–22, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

The Neuroscience of Buddhism and Yoga: Harnessing the Brain for Healing and Happiness

Jim Hopper and Dana Moore

For therapists, yoga instructors, researchers, and everyone interested in harnessing the brain for transformation. Learn how Buddhist- and neuroscience-informed meditation and yoga techniques can cultivate mindful embodiment and transform habitual thoughts, emotions, and behaviors into openings for freedom, love, and happiness. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Social Workers, Nurses, Athletic Trainers, and Yoga Alliance.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
May 20–22, 2015 Wednesday–Friday 2 nights

Emotional Freedom Techniques: Level 2

Jan L. Watkins

For everyone who has completed Level 1. Level 2 EFT training moves you through supervised practice to deeply explore the possibilities of EFT and sharpen your practitioner skills. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Social Workers.

Monday, May 25, 2015

May 25, 2015 Monday 0 nights

The Aquarian Teacher: Level One Kundalini Training

Hari Kirin Kaur Khalsa, Mahankirn Kaur Khalsa, and Ajeet Kaur

Dates Part One: May 25–June 5 Part Two: August 30–September 4 Part Three: October 25–November 1 For students of all schools of yoga, yoga teachers, and everyone seeking to deepen their yogic experience and knowledge. more …

Friday, May 29, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
May 29–31, 2015 Friday–Sunday 2 nights

Yoga Nursing: A New Brand of Health Care

Annette Tersigni

For nurse practitioners, RNs, and LPNs; no yoga experience required. Yoga Nursing® is expanding consciousness in health care—uniting yoga with contemporary medical practices to offer easy, safe remedies that serve as a perfect adjunct therapy in all areas of nursing. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Nurses.
May 29–June 7, 2015 Friday–Sunday 9 nights

Ayurvedic Health Counselor Certification, Module 4: Clinical Training, Ethics, and Working with Clients

Larissa Hall Carlson, Vasant Lad, Rosy Mann, Gerard Buffo, Kimberly Larson, Margrit Mikulis, and Kripalu School of Ayurveda Faculty

The Kripalu Ayurvedic Health Counselor Certification is for those who want to practice Ayurveda professionally. Through in-depth study, this training prepares you to provide Ayurvedic lifestyle consultations and holistic therapies. more …

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
May 31–June 5, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Lakshmi Voelker Chair Yoga Teacher Training

Lakshmi Voelker and Tracey Eccleston

For yoga teachers, teachers-in-training, health-care professionals, and yoga practitioners. Do you have students, clients, or patients who can’t get down on the floor due to age, weight, disability, or inflexibility? more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Yoga Alliance, and Athletic Trainers.
Continuing Education Credits
May 31–June 5, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Radiant Child Yoga Training, Levels 1–3

Shakta Khalsa

There is a $135 materials fee for manuals, books, CDs, and DVDs payable to the presenter at the first program session. For yoga teachers, schoolteachers, therapists, and parents at all levels of yoga experience. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Yoga Alliance, and Athletic Trainers.
May 31–June 26, 2015 Sunday–Friday 26 nights

200-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training

Jurian Hughes and Jennifer Reis

Immerse yourself in Kripalu Yoga and learn to share the gift of yoga with others. Awaken the teacher within and discover how the tools of yoga can be used to cultivate health, facilitate psychological growth, and open the doors to spiritual transformation—for yourself and for your students. more …

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
June 3–5, 2015 Wednesday–Friday 2 nights

Radiant Child Yoga Training, Level 3: Heart and Soul Work with Children

Shakta Khalsa

There is something special, if not extraordinary, about the children being born in these times. Parents and teachers have found themselves both in awe and challenged by the young ones in their care. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, and Yoga Alliance.

Friday, June 5, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
June 5–7, 2015 Friday–Sunday 2 nights

Yoga for Healthy Hips

Terry Roth Schaff and Purnima Singh

For all levels, including beginners. Do you feel pain in your hips when you move? Do you suspect you have arthritis of the hips? Have you ever had a hip injury or hip replacement? more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Yoga Alliance, and Athletic Trainers.

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
June 7–12, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Treating Complex Trauma with EMDR Therapy: Working with the Body and Attachment

Deany Laliotis

For mental-health clinicians who have completed the basic course in EMDR therapy. This training is for experienced EMDR clinicians who want to deepen their skills in working with complex developmental trauma. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Social Workers.
June 7–19, 2015 Sunday–Friday 12 nights

200-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training: Part Two

Brahmani Liebman and Jashoda Edmunds

Immerse yourself in Kripalu Yoga and learn to share the gift of yoga with others. Awaken the teacher within and discover how the tools of yoga can be used to cultivate health, facilitate psychological growth, and open the doors to spiritual transformation—for yourself and for your students. more …

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
June 14–19, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Mindful Yoga Therapy for Veterans: A Yoga Teacher Training

Suzanne Manafort and Robin Gilmartin

For yoga teachers. Learn how to bring the life-changing benefits of yoga to veterans with trauma-related psychological challenges. Mindful Yoga Therapy is an Embodyoga®-based, empirically informed, clinically tested program comprised of five practices: pranayama, asana, yoga nidra, meditation, and gratitude. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Social Workers, Athletic Trainers, and Yoga Alliance.

Friday, June 19, 2015

June 19–28, 2015 Friday–Sunday 9 nights

300-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training: Guiding Meditation for Transformational Yoga Teaching

Jonathan Foust (Sudhir) and Michelle Dalbec

Exploring the World Within Yoga teaches us that the pursuit of inner stillness is actually enhanced by periods of physical activity. As you sink into meditation, asana becomes a tool to embody higher awareness. more …

Sunday, June 21, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
June 21–26, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Let Your Yoga Dance Teacher Training: Chakra Fusion, Module 2

Megha Nancy Buttenheim

For students who have completed Module 1. Module 2 brings together everything you’ve learned so far. After a period of at-home practice following Module 1, return with confidence to lead Let Your Yoga Dance® classes for your peers. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Yoga Alliance, Social Workers, and Athletic Trainers.

Sunday, June 28, 2015

June 28–July 24, 2015 Sunday–Friday 26 nights

200-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training: Monthlong Intensive

Coby Kozlowski and Yoganand Michael Carroll

Experience the fundamentals of Kripalu Yoga and gain the knowledge, skills, and confidence to become an exceptional yoga teacher. You emerge from our residential training inspired and ready to teach. more …

Monday, July 6, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
July 6–10, 2015 Monday–Friday 4 nights

Soma Prana Vinyasa: The Yoga of Regeneration

Shiva Rea, John de Kadt, Benjy Wertheimer, and Gaura Vani

Join vinyasa pioneer Shiva Rea for a Soma Prana Vinyasa™ immersion into the art of regenerative (soma) yoga and meditation. Ancient sages understood soma as the “revivifying nectar,” the essence of longevity and healing. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Yoga Alliance, and Athletic Trainers.

Friday, July 17, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
July 17–24, 2015 Friday–Friday 7 nights

Shake Your Soul Teacher Training: The Yoga of Dance

Dan Leven, Heather Bilotta, and Sage Peeler

Rediscover your instinct to move and dance with soul and passion. Shake Your Soul® is a dynamic dance experience that transforms and heals participants and teachers alike. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Yoga Alliance, and Athletic Trainers.

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
July 19–24, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Five Element Yoga Teacher Training

Jennifer Reis

For yoga teachers and experienced yoga students. Five Element Yoga® invites you to celebrate with yoga postures, balance your energy with breathing and mudras, detoxify with self-massage, and find deep rest and inner peace with Divine Sleep Yoga Nidra. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, and Yoga Alliance.
Continuing Education Credits
July 19–24, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Trauma, Body, and the Brain: Restoring the Capacity for Rhythm and Play

Bessel van der Kolk and Steven Gross

For licensed therapists, yoga instructors, and others interested in the nature of trauma. Neuroscience research shows that awareness of physical sensations forms the very foundation of human consciousness. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Massage & Body Workers, Athletic Trainers, Psychologists, and Yoga Alliance.

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
July 26–31, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

JourneyDance Teacher Training Intensive: Module 1

Toni Bergins

For dance enthusiasts, including yoga teachers, dance instructors, and movement therapists. Enter the flow of JourneyDance™ with Toni Bergins, founder of JourneyDance and senior training staff. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers.
Continuing Education Credits
July 26–31, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Yoga for Seniors Teacher Training

Carol Krucoff and Kimberly Carson

For yoga teachers who have completed a 200-hour teacher training. Learn strategies for adapting yoga practice to older minds, bodies, and spirits in a training that combines the traditional wisdom of yoga with the best contemporary scientific knowledge about the physiology of aging. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, and Yoga Alliance.
July 26–August 21, 2015 Sunday–Friday 26 nights

200-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training: Monthlong Intensive

Rudy Peirce, Michelle Dalbec, and Cristie Newhart

Experience the fundamentals of Kripalu Yoga and gain the knowledge, skills, and confidence to become an exceptional yoga teacher. You emerge from our residential training inspired and ready to teach. more …

Friday, July 31, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
July 31–August 2, 2015 Friday–Sunday 2 nights

This Very Moment: Mindfulness in Psychotherapy

Ronald D. Siegel

For psychotherapists, human-service professionals, and others interested in personal development. Mindfulness has been successfully practiced for more than 2,500 years and is a deceptively simple way of alleviating human suffering. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Psychologists.
Continuing Education Credits
July 31–August 7, 2015 Friday–Friday 7 nights

Psychology of the Chakras: A 7-Day Intensive

Anodea Judith

Are you ready for an initiatory journey into the sacred centers of yourself? Are you prepared to cross the archetypal rainbow bridge that connects everything into one indivisible whole? more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Yoga Alliance, Psychologists, Massage & Body Workers, and Athletic Trainers.

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
August 2–7, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Positional Therapy: Clinical Applications

Lee Albert

For those who have taken Positional Therapy 1 or 2. Take the skills you gained in Positional Therapy 1 or 2 and learn how to apply them to common neuromuscular conditions. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, Massage & Body Workers, and Yoga Alliance.

Friday, August 7, 2015

August 7–9, 2015 Friday–Sunday 2 nights

Mindfulness For Lawyers

Jurian Hughes, Maria Sirois, and Bruce Sherman

For lawyers; no yoga or meditation experience required. MCLE credits available. Learn how to cultivate health, happiness, and meaning, even in a high-stress career. more …

August 7–16, 2015 Friday–Sunday 9 nights

300-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training: Leading Vinyasa

Coby Kozlowski

Breathe, Feel, Flow Deepen your teaching and increase your appeal to students who want more challenge in their practice, while also learning to offer vinyasa to students of different experience levels. more …

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
August 9–10, 2015 Sunday–Monday 1 nights

Yoga Nidra: The Theory and Practice of Conscious Relaxation

Beth Gibbs

For Integrative Yoga Therapy Professional Yoga Therapist Training students who have just taken Module 1 or who are about to take Module 2 with Joseph Le Page. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, and Yoga Alliance.

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
August 16–21, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Internal Family Systems Therapy: Embodying the Healing Wisdom

Richard C. Schwartz and Sarah Stewart

The world’s religions teach that there is an untarnished essence within us, a Self from which wisdom, healing, and spiritual energy flow. We rarely experience this Self because it is obscured by self-protective psychological mechanisms, or lost in the fear, pain, and shame of past trauma. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Psychologists.
August 16–21, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Principle-Based Partner Yoga Level I Teacher Training

Elysabeth Williamson

For students with at least one year of yoga practice. Principle-Based Partner Yoga™ is a visionary healing art that combines ancient yogic wisdom with contemporary mind-body understanding. more …

Friday, August 21, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
August 21–23, 2015 Friday–Sunday 2 nights

Building Resilient Bones: An Integrated Approach

Lisa B. Nelson and Erin Casperson

For all levels. Building resilient bones requires more than just calcium, and the process begins far earlier than you might imagine. In this integrated program, you explore current scientific research, along with the wisdom of Ayurveda, to help you build a diet and lifestyle that optimizes bone health. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, and Registered Dietitians.

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
August 23–28, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Mastering Safety: A Workshop for Yoga Teachers

Brad Waites

For yoga teachers of all traditions. Quick! Name the most important safety point of the asanas you led in your last class. If you aren’t sure of your answer, this workshop is a fun, informative way to achieve clarity. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, and Yoga Alliance.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
August 30–September 4, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Yoga Teacher Tune-Up Series: Refining the Asanas

Mark Stephens

For beginning to advanced teachers of all traditions. Doing yoga makes life better, awakens us to our true self, makes us healthier, and brings deeper meaning to our lives. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Athletic Trainers, and Yoga Alliance.

Sunday, September 13, 2015

Continuing Education Credits
September 13–18, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Advanced Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training

Jacci Gruninger and Abigail Bordner

For those who have completed a 200-hour yoga teacher training and the beginner-level Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training. Take home new information and techniques to enhance your work with pregnant women and their partners, on and off the mat. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Yoga Alliance, and Athletic Trainers.
September 13–18, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Let Your Yoga Dance Teacher Training: Chakra Fusion, Module 1

Megha Nancy Buttenheim

Dance your way toward teacher certification in the first chakra-yoga-dance training of its kind—or come just to experience five glorious days of dancing. more …

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

September 15–18, 2015 Tuesday–Friday 3 nights

The Embodied Practitioner: Reclaim Your Own Body Trust

Hilary Kinavey and Dana Sturtevant

Sweeten your relationship with your own body while improving your effectiveness as a body-positive practitioner. When you view your body in a connected, trusting, and compassionate way, you can more effectively help people who struggle with disordered eating or internalized body shame. more …

Friday, September 18, 2015

September 18–27, 2015 Friday–Sunday 9 nights

300-Hour Kripalu Yoga Teacher Training: Instructing Yoga for Special Populations

Sudha Carolyn Lundeen and Kripalu School of Yoga Faculty

Yoga for Every Body How we take yoga out into the world and into our classes plays an important part in determining how successful we are as teachers. more …

Sunday, September 20, 2015

September 20–23, 2015 Sunday–Wednesday 3 nights

Motivational Interviewing: The Art and Science of Behavior Change Counseling

Dana Sturtevant

For helping professionals, health coaches, Ayurvedic practitioners, yoga teachers, and yoga therapists. The conversations that occur between helping professionals and their clients are powerful ones, capable of supporting or inhibiting the innate change process that is alive in all of us. more …

Continuing Education Credits
September 20–25, 2015 Sunday–Friday 5 nights

Warriors at Ease: Teaching Trauma-Sensitive Yoga and Meditation for Military Communities

Pat Lillis, Annie Okerlin, and Lynn Stoller

For yoga teachers. This advanced teacher training, combining Parts 2A and 2B of the Warriors at Ease training, covers the art and science of teaching yoga in military communities. more …

This program is eligible for CE credits for Yoga Alliance, and Athletic Trainers.

Friday, September 25, 2015

September 25–October 4, 2015 Friday–Sunday 9 nights

Foundations of Ayurveda: Part One

Larissa Hall Carlson, Rosy Mann, and Balarama Chandra Das

Discover your own natural rhythms and sources of wisdom while learning how to bring the ancient technology of Ayurveda to your friends and family members. more …