Holistic Anatomy and Physiology of Yoga 2017-10-30T15:10:24+00:00

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Holistic Anatomy and Physiology of Yoga



Holistic Anatomy and Physiology of Yoga will provide you with an understanding of structural anatomy and holistic physiology as it relates to therapeutic yoga. You will explore muscles, bones, nerves, organs, glands and the other bodily systems with a holistic view to healing and health. You will learn to employ yogic practices as both assessment and prescriptive tools. You will build the necessary understanding and capability to work with people dealing with pain and movement limitations.

Each of the monthly four-hour workshop sessions include an anatomy and physiology lecture, body reading, diagnostic guidance, prescriptive asana, and question and answers period. You will compete a monthly supervised case study. Through this practicum you will have a chance to directly apply your new knowledge and skills to help integrate the material in a meaningful and impactful way.

 Upon completion of this course students will:

  • Have in-depth knowledge of the interdependent factors which determine health.
  • Have knowledge of the common pathologies that affect the body.
  • Have knowledge of kinesiology/body mechanics, including common misalignments, injuries, and limitations which cause imbalance.
  • Understand the indications of using asana and hands-on adjustments as a prescription for healing, as well as the counter-indications of asana for common illness, injury and other conditions.
  • Know how to work one-on-one with clients in a clinical setting, as well as how to assess and adapt practice in a group setting.
  • Have an understanding of common medical terms and tools.
Enroll Now – Tuition $1625 or Each Class $100

Hips and Lower Limbs

Prioritizing the primary areas of involvement; the relationship between the spine, sacrum, gluteal area and the lower limbs; the lymphatic system

Shoulders, and Upper Limbs

The relationship between shoulder girdle and arm; common injuries and issues occurring from use of technology; repetitive motion syndrome and sports injury.

Spine and Abdomen

Alignment, posture, core musculature, nerve plexuses, digestive system, compatibility with movement; understanding spinal injuries; counter-indications; relationship to respiration and prana.

2018 Dates

February 3rd, 2018 – The Cervical Spine and The Brachial Plexus

March 10th, 2018 – Thoracic Spine, Intercostals, Diaphragm and Nerve Ganglia

May 12th, 2018 – Abdomen, Core Muscles and Digestive Health

June 1st & 2nd, 2018 – Yoga for a Healthy Back

Soul of Yoga Institute is an incredibly rich, transformative, unconditionally loving and supportive experience! You’ll never be the same again! You’ll stretch both internally and externally, you’ll love and be loved, and you’ll discover brothers and sisters you never knew you had. Soul of Yoga teacher training is an experience you’ll treasure all your life!
Lisa T. Portland, OR

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Financial Aid Services

The Soul Institute is committed to investing in motivated yogis by helping students accommodate the financial commitment of education. We offer a number of discounts to financially reward qualifying students. We are MyCAA approved and offer assistance with navigating the MyCAA scholarship process for military spouses. Lastly we offer customized payment plans. Explore the information below and reach out with any questions while you are moving through the application process.

Financial Aid

The Soul Institute offers payment plans. A 25% non-refundable deposit is required. The balance, plus an 8% Service Fee, will be placed on your account. Monthly auto-payments will be drawn using a Visa or MasterCard. 200 Hour training payment plans not to exceed 6 months.

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Military Financing Available

MyCAA Funding gives eligible military spouses the opportunity to train for portable jobs in growing career fields, including becoming a Yoga Teacher. Soul of Yoga Institute is MYCAA approved. Click below for more information about MyCAA or email dawn@soulofyoga.com.

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