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August 19–September 1, 2014 Tuesday–Monday 13 nights
Continuing Education Credits

Integrative Yoga Therapy Professional Yoga Therapist Training Program: Module 2

Presenter(s)
Joseph Le Page, Lilian Le Page, Maria KaliMa, and Cathy Prescott
Joseph Le Page

Joseph Le Page is the founder and director of Integrative Yoga Therapy (IYT) and a pioneer in yoga therapy training programs. Since 1994, more than 3,000 students have participated in IYT programs, which draw on…
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Lilian Le Page

Lilian Le Page has been teaching yoga for 20 years. She graduated from the four-year teacher training program of Vayuananda and also completed a three-year Vedanta study course on the Bhagavad Gita. Lilian’s teaching focuses…
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Maria KaliMa

Maria KaliMa, RN, MS, E-RYT 500, is both a Structural Yoga therapist and an Integrative Yoga therapist. An avid practitioner of yoga for more than 30 years, and a teacher for 20, Maria’s background as…
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Cathy Prescott

Cathy Prescott is director of Integrative Yoga Therapy’s Home Study Program and serves as a mentor for the Professional Yoga Therapist Internship Program. She has been teaching since 1999 and brings more than 25 years…
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Program Details

For yoga teachers who have completed a 200-hour Yoga Alliance-registered program and Module 1 of the Integrative Yoga Therapy training program; see note below.

Deepen your understanding of yoga therapy and learn practical applications of Integrative Yoga Therapy principles and techniques. Use the skills you learn here to work in professional settings and begin a private yoga therapy practice.

In Module 2, you

  • Use a variety of formats for evaluation and body reading so you can respond with appropriate yoga practices for optimal healing
  • Receive in-depth instruction in selecting and adapting yoga therapy tools and techniques to provide a complete therapeutic practice for each individual, including asana, pranayama, mudra, affirmation, meditation, and yoga nidra
  • Understand how to develop and implement a complete yoga therapy program directed toward the most common health conditions such as high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, arthritis, and back pain
  • Learn therapeutic sequences that apply the principles of Ayurveda in yoga therapy and balance the subtle body
  • Develop listening and dialogue skills to assist in opening clients to their own inner healing resources
  • Observe one-on-one yoga therapy sessions by master therapists.

Required reading Joseph and Lilian Le Page, Yoga Teachers’ Toolbox (available at www.iytyogatherapy.com) and T. K. V. Desikachar, The Heart of Yoga.

Recommended reading Mark Singleton, Yoga Body (Oxford University Press); Anodea Judith, Eastern Body, Western Mind: Psychology and the Chakra System as a Path to the Self (Celestial Arts); and The Yoga Sutras of Pantanjali (We recommend Enlightened Living, available at www.amazon.com); and Chris Jarmey, The Concise Book of Muscles.

Note Participants who have completed Module 1 or who have at least 3 years of experience as yoga teachers along with some therapeutic experience may take Module 2 first (upon approval by the IYT Program office). Modules 1 and 2 do not have to be taken together; they may be taken at separate times, and they may also be taken in separate years.

Special pricing Combine two of the Le Page’s back-to-back August–September programs or all three of them for a 10 percent tuition discount for each program. Please call to register.

CE Credits
This program is eligible for
  • 131.5 credits for Yoga Alliance (YA), $30 additional charge
  • 131.5 credits for Massage and Body Workers (NCBTMB), $30 additional charge
  • 125 credits for Athletic Trainers (BOC), $30 additional charge