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CLASS CALENDAR

Yoga and the Healing Sciences
A 200-Hour Teacher Training Program
at Loyola Marymount University

 

APRIL 8th – AUGUST 6th, 2017


All sessions led by guest faculty will be underlined, italicized, and bolded (with their names in parenthesis); Dr. Eden Goldman will lead all other sections.

 

WEEKEND #1 : APRIL 8 – 9
Saturday: Introduction to the Yoga and the Healing Sciences Teacher Training Program, What is Yoga?, The Role of the Teacher, Anatomy Physiology and Energetics 1, Philosophy Practicum 1: Introduction to Yoga Sutras and Meditation, Asana Practice 1: Chikitsa Vinyasa
Sunday: Asana Practice 2: Chikitsa Vinyasa, Methodology of Teaching 1: Simplifying Asanas, “Yoga Unveiled” screening, Karma Yoga (Arjuna O’Neil 2 PM – 4 PM), The History of Yoga (Phil Goldberg 4 PM – 5:30 PM)

WEEKEND #2: APRIL 29 – 30
Saturday: Asana Practice 3: Chikitsa Vinyasa, Raja Yoga: The Classical System (Rev. Tom Kelly 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM)
Sunday: Iyengar Yoga Introduction (Paul Cabanis), Asana Practice 4: Iyengar Yoga (Paul Cabanis 9 AM – 12 PM), Group Circle, Philosophy Practicum 1: Yoga Sutras (Robert Birnberg 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM)

WEEKEND #3: MAY 6 – 7
Saturday: Power Yoga Introduction and Practice (Bryan Kest), Asana Practice 5: Power Yoga (Bryan Kest 9 AM – 12:30 PM), Group Circle, Anatomy Physiology and Energetics 2, Posture Clinic 1: The Science and Art of Observing the Body in Yoga Poses
Sunday: Asana Practice 6: Chikitsa Vinyasa, Posture Clinic 2: Yoga Biomechanics, Overview Styles of Yoga and Sun Salutations, Bhakti Yoga/Kirtan 1 (Tony Khalife 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM)

WEEKEND #4: MAY 20 – MAY 21
Saturday: Asana Practice 7: Chikitsa Vinyasa, Energetic Anatomy 1: Meridian Theory, Chakras, and Eastern Medicine, Meditation/Radiance Sutras (Lorin Roche 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM)
Sunday: Asana Practice 8: Chikitsa Vinyasa, Assisting and Adjusting Yoga Poses 1, Group Circle, Anatomy Physiology and Energetics 3, Posture Clinic 3: Asana Breakdown, Meditation/Kriyas 1

WEEKEND #5: JUNE 3 – 4
Saturday: Philosophy Practicum 2: The Bhagavad Gita (Chris Chapple 9 AM – 12 PM), Kundalini Yoga Introduction and Practice (Guru Singh), Asana Practice 9: Kundalini Yoga (Guru Singh 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM)
Sunday: Ashtanga Yoga Introduction and Practice (Maria Villella), Asana Practice 10: Ashtanga Yoga (Maria Villella 9 AM – 12 PM), Group Circle, Bhakti Yoga/Kirtan 2 (Govindas 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM)

WEEKEND #6: JUNE 10 – 11
Saturday Qi Gong/Tai Chi (Sifu Matthew Cohen 9 AM – 1 PM), Group Circle, Yoga and Ayurveda (Arun Deva 2:30 – 5:30)
Sunday: Asana Practice 11: Chikitsa Vinyasa, Posture Clinic 4: Mastering Asanas, Assisting and Adjusting Yoga Poses 2: Therapeutic Touch/Yogassage, Meditation (Steve Ross 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM)

WEEKEND #7: JUNE 24 – 25
Saturday: Asana Practice 12: Mastering Inversions, Yogic Nutrition, Group Circle, Asana Practice 13: Iyengar Yoga (Lisa Walford), Introduction to Pranayama (Lisa Walford 2:30 – 5:30 PM)
Sunday:  Methodology of Teaching 2: Introduction of Yoga and the Healing Sciences Set, Asana Practice 14: Yoga of the Heart (Mark Whitwell 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM)

WEEKEND #8: JULY 8 – 9  Saturday: Asana Practice 15: Chair Yoga (Shanna Hughes), Introductory Sanskrit (Shanna Hughes 9 AM – 12 AM), Methodology of Teaching 3: Teachers Begin Teaching, Asana Practice 12: Restorative Yoga Sunday: Asana Practice 16: Chikitsa Vinyasa, Assisting and Adjusting Yoga Poses 3, Sequencing Classes, Group Circle, Prime of Life Yoga (Larry Payne 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM)

WEEKEND #9: JULY 15 – 16
Saturday: Yoga For Trauma (Hala Khouri 9 AM – 12 PM), Methodology of Teaching 4: Teachers Trainees Design and Teach Mini-Sequences
Sunday: Posture Clinic 5: Common Injuries in the Yoga Room, Yoga Therapy 1, Group Circle, Prenatal Yoga/Teaching Yoga to Children (Paula Tapia 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM)

WEEKEND #10: JULY 29 – 30
Saturday: Asana Practice 18: Teacher Trainee Led Practices, Yoga of Indra Devi (Jasmine Lieb 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM)
Sunday: Asana Practice 19: Teacher Trainee Led Practices, Karma Yoga Check-In, The Business of Teaching Yoga, LMU Past Graduates Panel

WEEKEND #11: AUGUST 6 – 7
Saturday: Asana Practice 20: Chikitsa Vinyasa, Ethics of Teaching Yoga, How to Teach Private Sessions, Yoga Therapy 2, Meditation/Kriyas 2
Sunday: Asana Practice 20: Chikitsa Vinyasa, Final Group Circle, Taking the Practice Home, GRADUATION AND PARTY!

Call LMU Yoga Studies at (310) 338-2799 to register or CLICK HERE to download the enrollment form.