Applied Yoga Philosophy
Mar
21
to Mar 25

Applied Yoga Philosophy

March 21st-25th

This course reflects much of what Michael Lee has learned and synthesized in the practical application of ancient wisdom to modern life. It will help give you a clearer reference for what matters in your life and those you serve. The course covers the essence of Yoga Philosophy, the teachings of the Buddha, and principles of contemporary psychology that harmonize with these teachings and that are now supported by neuroscience.

You will study eastern philosophies from the perspective of how they support the change process, and how they connect to your work as a Yoga Therapist, Yoga Teacher, or Mental Health Professional. The course is suited to both Phoenix Rising professional as well as students from other backgrounds or enrolled in other programs.  

LEARN MORE!

View Event →
Phoenix Rising Foundational Course: Level 1
Apr
14
to Apr 17

Phoenix Rising Foundational Course: Level 1

April 14th-17th

In Level 1, you will be introduced to the principles and practice of Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy. Much of the learning is experiential, including how to apply techniques for assisting clients in yoga therapy postures. You will also gain an understanding of each posture’s metaphysical significance and how it is used to support the transformation process. Precautions, physical benefits, counter postures, variations, preparation, and transitions are also covered. You will learn how to guide clients in a body scan to determine are as of tension and freedom and general guidelines for yoga therapy sessions.

Learn More

 

View Event →
Yoga Teacher Training Module A: Dual Process
Apr
19
to Apr 25

Yoga Teacher Training Module A: Dual Process

April 19th - 25th

Dual Process means teaching with bi-directional focus.  One focus is upon providing safe, verbal, direction and instruction, while, at the same time delivering a second focus on embodied, introspective, self-enquiry.   It’s one of the distinguishing features of the Phoenix Rising approach to yoga therapy and teaching therapeutic yoga.  

y the end of this course you will understand the distinction between “instruction” and “education”.   You will be able to use language in guiding a yoga class that will give your students clear directions in postures, breath, and focused awareness as well as a unique “inner” experience. You will be able to support students in being able to use their yoga practice as a valuable tool for empowerment and for navigating their life more effectively. You will have taken the first major step in creating a career in teaching yoga therapeutically.

LEARN MORE

To complete Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training you can take Level 1, Module A, and Module B combined!

View Event →
Yoga Teacher Training Module B: Themes
Apr
27
to May 5

Yoga Teacher Training Module B: Themes

April 27th - May 5th

To deepen the student’s capacity for inviting embodied self-inquiry; to teach the 8 Phoenix Rising themes of transformation as a model for what an advanced Phoenix Rising Yoga class is; to encourage students to create class structure that aligns with the intentions and criteria of an advanced Phoenix Rising Yoga class.

Topics will include and use the teaching and experience of the 8 themes to cover the following:

  • The art of teaching with reference to the eight Life Themes in Phoenix Rising Yoga
  • Inviting depth in the process of Self-Inquiry through Embodied Mindfulness
  • Sequencing and class design for specific populations and needs
  • Adapting any style of yoga to accommodate the Phoenix Rising process
  • Applied Integration techniques – from mat to effective life action related to life themes
  • Growing your teaching practice – advanced techniques: private yoga sessions, short workshops and presentations, networking and creating value for those you serve.

LEARN MORE

To complete Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training you can take Level 1, Module A, and Module B combined!

View Event →
Phoenix Rising Foundational Course: Level 1
Jul
19
to Jul 22

Phoenix Rising Foundational Course: Level 1

July 19th-22nd 2018

In Level 1, you will be introduced to the principles and practice of Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy. Much of the learning is experiential, including how to apply techniques for assisting clients in yoga therapy postures. You will also gain an understanding of each posture’s metaphysical significance and how it is used to support the transformation process. Precautions, physical benefits, counter postures, variations, preparation, and transitions are also covered. You will learn how to guide clients in a body scan to determine are as of tension and freedom and general guidelines for yoga therapy sessions.

Learn More

 

View Event →
Yoga Therapy Level 2
Jul
24
to Jul 28

Yoga Therapy Level 2

July 21st - July 28th 2018

Prerequisites:Level 1

In Level 2, the focus is on dialogue techniques and refining skills learned in Level 1. Once again you will have an opportunity to deepen your own growth through applied practice sessions. You will learn different approaches to dialogue used to enhance mind-body consciousness and how to deepen the yoga therapy experience by increasing awareness. You will also be taught an integrative process for helping clients open to transformational opportunities through attunement to their own inner guidance and how to use the yoga therapy session as a vehicle for working with the transformation process.

LEARN MORE

View Event →

Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy
Nov
12
to Nov 16

Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy

Anatomy and Physiology

November 12th-16th

In Anatomy and Physiology I you will explore the relationship to yoga asana, movement, meditation, breathing, and the essence of the Phoenix Rising approach with the intention of encouraging a multi-dimensional sense of wonder and curiosity about the miracle of one’s body. This workshop relies on the study of your best anatomy & physiology resource – your own body. Through auditory, visual, and kinesthetic learning methods you will have the opportunity to experience your physical, emotional and spiritual bodies through lecture, play, creativity, touch, demonstration and questioning.

Learn More!

 

View Event →
Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy
Nov
5
to Nov 11

Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy

Level 3: Orientation

November 5th - 11th 2017

Pre-Requisites: Level 1 and 2

Practitioner Level 3 training is the final and most comprehensive phase of the Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy Practitioner Certification program: a nine-month part-time, distance learning program, plus two two-week intensives at the Phoenix Rising Center. It is designed to give you the professional experience, knowledge, understanding, and confidence needed to establish a career. Students have a chance to observe themselves in action and receive detailed supervision. This part of the program includes practice sessions and detailed reports, intensive workshops, reading of professional literature relating to yoga and psychotherapy, professional business practices, and essay writing.

Learn More

View Event →