Advanced Teacher Training


Kula for Karma teachers are required to have a 200-hr yoga teacher certification. Additionally, teachers must attend and complete a Kula for Karma Advanced training  or have completed an advanced training for trauma and addiction, cardiac patients, cancer patients, or disordered eating, approved by Kula's Medical Advisory Board 

Practicum includes:
Lesson plan development, mentoring, observing, & teaching
CEUs are available

Email penni@kulaforkarma.org for upcoming dates & availability

Please Note: Teachers who complete a minimum of ten volunteer teaching hours for Kula for Karma will receive a 50% tuition rebate! To Register for our upcoming training, click here

Upcoming Trainings

Dec 10 & 17: Adult Cardiology

TBD: Movement Disorders

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"I cannot imagine what would be happening with this class had I not had [Charlotte's] training. I just cannot thank you enough for putting a training program together that gives us what we need to know and what we need to do in a way that allows us to apply it successfully right out of the gate." Student of Gentle Yoga for Cancer Patients Advanced Teacher Training
 

Kula for Karma Advanced Teacher Training

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Yoga for Trauma & Addiction

Training provides 20 hours of CEU's with 16 contact hours

In this training, we explore:

  • The practice of working with underserved populations who deal with addiction issues and understand how yoga helps heal and can be used as a tool to develop impulse control
  • Integrating Breath work and affirmations into a yoga class and creating meditations that reinforce positive messaging
  • The psychotherapeutic treatment of trauma related disorders and how yoga fits into an integrative treatment approach
  • The science behind the effects of yoga on the nervous system
  • The special skills needed when teaching in rehab centers working with Adult and Adolescent Substance abusers.
  • How yoga empowers individuals to live with more personal awareness of internal peacefulness.
  • Specific practices designed to be helpful for trauma-affected individuals, including a detailed treatment manual
  • How to prepare and deliver effective lesson plans using asana, breath work and meditation techniques to meet the needs of clients who have experienced trauma and addiction

Faculty: Adrian Molina

Investment: $375


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Yoga for Positive Body Image: A Yogic Approach to Eating and Body Image Issues 

Training provides 20 hours of CEU's with 16 contact hours

In this training we explore:

  • Eating Disorder Diagnoses and Treatment
  • The Therapeutic Benefits of Yoga
  • Applying yoga philosophy to disordered eating and body image
  • Incorporating  Asana, Pranayama, and  & Meditation into yoga teaching methods for inpatient, outpatient, and general populations

Where: Pure Yoga West: 204 West 77th Street NYC, NY

Faculty: Shari Becker, PhD, licensed clinical psychologist, RYT-200  and Kirsten Adelia Collins, E-RYT, MBA clinical social worker in the field of eating disorders at The Beacon Program in NYC.

 

Investment: $375 for Prema Yoga Institute Teachers and Kula Teachers; $425 for all others


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Adult Oncology

Training Objectives

  • Understand cancer; what is it and how does it affect the mind and body?
  • Understand cancer diagnostics, procedures and risk-factors 
  • Prepare teachers to teach a gentle, clinically informed yoga class to those suffering from a range of cancer diagnoses

Requirements

  • Attendees must be 200 hour certified
  • Volunteer packet, proof of insurance, copy of 200-hour certification

Faculty: Charlotte Stone, CYT, E-RYT500 Director of Training & Development

Investment: $400.00


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Movement Disorders

Training Objectives

  • Understand Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease; what are they and how do they affect the mind and body?
  • Understand movement disorder diagnostics, procedures and risk-factors 
  • Prepare teachers to teach a gentle, clinically informed yoga class to those suffering from MS and Parkinson’s

Requirements

  • Attendees must be 200 hour certified
  • Volunteer packet, proof of insurance, copy of 200-hour certification 

Faculty: Charlotte Stone, CYT, E-RYT500 Director of Training & Development

Cost: To Be Announced


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Adult Cardiology

Training Objectives

  • Understand cardiac conditions; what are they and how do they affect the mind and body?
  • Understand cardiac diagnostics, procedures and risk-factors 
  • Prepare teachers to teach a gentle, clinically informed yoga class to those suffering from a range of cardiac diagnoses

Requirements

  • Attendees must be 200 hour certified
  • Volunteer packet, proof of insurance, copy of 200-hour certification 

Faculty: Charlotte Stone, CYT, E-RYT500 Director of Training & Development

When: Sunday December 10th 11-6 and Sunday December 17th 11-6

Investment: $400.00


Kula for Karma Advanced Teacher Training
Kula for Karma Advanced Teacher Training
Kula for Karma Advanced Teacher Trainings
Kula for Karma Advanced Teacher Trainings
Kula for Karma Advanced Teacher Training