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Yoga Therapy Foundation Course 100-hours -ONLINE

Yoga Therapy

The Module

The Yoga Therapy Foundation Course 100 hours is a unique and intensive course, which teaches you the fundamentals of Yoga Therapy and forms the basis from which you can build up your Yoga Therapy Diploma hours. This prescribed 100-hours module, which takes place over 2 separate weeks, is a prerequisite for the Yoga Therapy Diploma Course 550-hours and the IAYT-Certified Yoga Therapy Diploma Course 850-hours.

This course is also suitable for those who, for professional reasons,  wish to learn more about the therapeutic applications of Yoga Therapy.

The Online Programme

WEEK ONE

THE FUNDAMENTALS OF YOGA THERAPY 

Fundamental principles of Yoga Therapy, What is Yoga Therapy, The Yoga Therapy Programme, Areas of Application of Yoga Therapy, Scope of Practice and Code of Conduct of yoga therapists.

Reconciliation of scientific and traditional yogic models integrated in the Yoga Therapy process: 

  • The Biopsychosocial-spiritual model (BPSS)
  • The Panchamaya Koshas model
  •  Eight Limbs of Yoga 
  •  Prana Vayus 
  • Science of Bodymind
  •  Yoga Nidra in Yoga Therapy
  • Pranayama applications in Yoga Therapy  

Yoga Therapy with a post- lineage approach and modern Yoga Therapy Biomedical Scientific models.

Definitions of health, as described by the World Health Organisation and the restoration of balance in the Yoga tradition.

THE YOGA THERAPIST 

  • Skills, qualities and abilities of the Yoga Therapist
  • The responsibilities of the Yoga Therapist
  • Practical guidelines 
  • Professional guidelines and ethical principles
  • Introduction to the IAYT professional community.
  • ‘Yoga Therapy as a health profession and a healthy business’

Yoga Therapy

WEEK TWO

THE INTAKE & CLIENT ASSESSMENT 

  • Students will learn to identify health warnings, red flags and how to cope with challenging situations; referral protocol; safety and self-protection; client communication skills and how to build a network with other health professionals.
  • Theory and practice of effective delivery of a The Yoga Therapy Institute’s client intake and physical assessment. This includes a clinical observation process which encompasses physical, breathing and trauma-informed psychological assessments.
  • Identification of client’s verbal and non-verbal signals
  • Formulation of conclusions and preparation of client reports.
  • Making client lifestyle recommendations, setting up realistic homework and ensuring a follow-up system.
  • Practice and work within a secure, safe environment.
  • Deepen understanding with pre-recorded videos and real case study observation.
  • Develop communication skills and tools to address challenging situations.

YOGA THERAPY FOUNDATION MODULE CASE STUDIES

During this Foundation Module, you will also be able to learn from actual case studies under the guidance of experienced C-IAYT Yoga Therapists.

DATES

2022

Monday 12th – Friday 17th September Week 1 -ONLINE-
AM start: 9:30 hrs – 17:00 hrs (CET)

&
Monday 7th – Friday 12th November Week 2 -ONLINE-
AM start: 9:30 hrs – 17:00 hrs (CET)

FULLY BOOKED


2023

Monday 23rd – Saturday 28th  January Week 1 -ONLINE-
PM start: 15:00 hrs – 22:00 hrs (CET)
&
Monday 27th February – Saturday 4th March  Week 2 –ONLINE-
PM start: 15:00 hrs – 22:00 hrs (CET)
OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

Monday 4th – Saturday 9th September Week 1 –ONLINE-
AM start: 9:30 hrs – 17:00 hrs (CET)
&
Monday 2nd – Saturday 7th October Week 2 –ONLINE-
AM start: 9:30 hrs – 17:00 hrs (CET)
OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

Acceptance requirements for the Yoga Therapy Foundation Course 100 hours

To be accepted into the programme, applicants must possess a Yoga Alliance approved 200-hours yoga teacher or equivalent qualification. Applicants must also have a year of personal yoga practice and one year of teaching experience, medical or therapeutic practise.

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.

This course could also be of interest to medical professionals, physiotherapists, coaches and other therapeutic professionals who are seeking a multidisciplinary approach.

Prices

2023
Week 1, 650 euros ex 21% VAT

Week 2, 650 euros ex 21% VAT

 *European registered companies are excluded from VAT charges. Please contact us to find out more at [email protected]

Questions?

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at [email protected]

We are always happy to help!

The Team @The Yoga Therapy Institute