Yoga Classes in The Cotswolds, Oxfordshire

Example Syllabus

Stage Two Syllabus 2021

DAY TRAININGSONLINE WEDNESDAYSASHRAMS
DATEMODULESTOPICTRAINER
MODULE ONE: THE ESSENCE OF A THERAPIST
Oct 23rd
TRAINING DAY ONE

9.15am – 4.15pm
THE ESSENCE of a THERAPIST THE ESSENCE of a THERAPIST
Therapeutic Relationship, Communication, body language, counselling
ASSIGNMENT 1.
Nikki Jackson
(NJ)


Oct 27
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
1.ESSSENCE OF A THERAPISTMindfulness for Health ONE
Staying grounded and well as therapists
NJ
Nov 3
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
2.ESSSENCE OF A THERAPIST Mindfulness for HealthTWO
Staying grounded and well as therapists
NJ
Nov 10
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
3.ESSSENCE OF A THERAPIST Koshas and Ayurveda
How we introduce to clients
Vicky Arundel (VA)
Nov 17
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
4.ESSSENCE OF A THERAPIST KLESHAS
How we introduce to clients
Sare-mae Martin (SM)
MANDALA ASHRAM 27th Nov – 4th Dec
SELF REALISATION through teachings on ANCIENT TEXTS and PHILOSOPHY
YOGA THERAPY teachings relating to ancient texts and Philosophy
MODEL TWO: THE BREATH PRANAMAYA KOSHA
Jan 12th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
5.THE BREATHThe Breathas the master
Value of breathwork, mechanics of breathing
NJ
VA
15th January
TRAINING DAY TWO

9.15am – 4.15pm
5.THE BREATHPRANA and Breath – restorative and healing

Topics: Covid and long covid, mental health and respiratory illness

Assessments:
Yoga Therapy Observations
Assignment 2.

NJ
VA
Jan 19th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
6.THE BREATHPRANA
Stress, Burnout and Chronic fatigue
Fiona Agombar
Jan 26th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
7.THE BREATHHealing Breathing and Pranayama's
Further healing practices
NJ
VA
MODULE THREE - THE BODYANNAMAYA KOSHANJ
VA
12th February
TRAINING DAY THREE

9.15am – 4.15pm
MUSCULOSKELETAL& CHRONIC PAIN
TRAINING DAY ONE

BODY TRAUMA ONE
MSK conditions – an overview
The Yoga Therapists toolbox for working with MSK conditions
Assessments:
Yoga Therapy Observations
Assignment 3

VA
Feb 23rd
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
8.MSK & CHRONIC PAINMSK
Pain science- what do we know about pain?
VA
Mar 2nd
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
9.MSK & CHRONIC PAINMSK
Working with the client in pain – a biopsychosocial approach
VA
12th March
TRAINING DAY FOUR

9.15am – 4.15pm
MUSCULOSKELETAL & CHRONIC PAIN
TRAINING DAY TWO

BODY TRAUMA TWO
Working with specific MSK and pain conditions
Creative approaches to working with back pain. Other chronic conditions covered could include fibromyalgia, rheumatoid arthritis, migraine and IBS

Assessments:
Yoga Therapy Observations
Assignment4

VA
MODULE FOUR - THE MINDMANOMAYA KOSHA
Mar 23rd
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
10. TRAUMAAffective Neuroscience – processing of emotions

Internal Family Systems
Impact of physical and mental trauma on families and carers
Margaret Landale

NJ

Mar 30th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
11.TRAUMAChakras
relating to trauma
NJ
9th April
TRAINING DAY FIVE

9.15am – 4.15pm
TRAUMA TRAINING DAY ONEMental health conditions in relation to trauma

How to introduce concept of trauma to a client

Assessments:
Yoga Therapy Observations
Assignment5.

SM
27TH April
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
12.TRAUMA Restorative yoga & Yoga Nidra
Trauma informed
SM
4th May13. STUDENT LED THERAPY VIDEO recordings of Yoga Therapy session(4 students)Student led
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
SESSION 1.In pairs: students each pre prepare a 20 minute video recording of being the therapist for a one-to-one session with a co-student.

ASSESSED by Trainers
All Trainers
14th May
TRAINING DAY SIX

9.15am – 4.15pm
TRAUMA TRAINING DAY TWOPsychosomatics
How to work with denial and disassociation in chronic health

Assessments:
Yoga Therapy Observations

Margaret Landale
(Psychotherapy Teacher Trainer in Psychosomatics)
MODULE FIVE – WISE YEARSVIJNAMAYA KOSHA
May 18th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
14. 15. STUDENT LED THERAPY SESSION 2.VIDEO recordings of Yoga Therapy session(4 students)
In pairs: students each pre prepare a 20 minute video recording of being the therapist for a one-to-one session with a co-student.

ASSESSED by Trainers
Student led
All trainers

June 8th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm

15a. STUDENT LED THERAPY SESSION 3 (FIRST HOUR)


Followed by:

15b.COMPASSIONATE BASED PRACTISES (SECOND HOUR)
VIDEOS of Yoga Therapy session(2 students)
In pairs: students each pre prepare a 20 minute video recording of being the therapist for a one-to-one session with a co-student.

ASSESSED by Trainers

Value of Self Compassion practise
relating to chronic health conditions and life threatening conditions.
Student led
All Trainers
June 29th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
16., AYURVEDA 1.Ayurveda, nutrition and digestion
Relating to Gunas, Chakras, Asana, Pranayama, Vayus and Nadis
NJ
SIBFORD RETREAT 7th-10th July (arrive 6th July eve)
WISE YEARS, Life Changes


Day One: Cancer NJ
Day Two: End of life NJ and SM
Day Three: Menopause SM
Day Four: Older age related MSK conditions VA

Assessments:
Yoga Therapy Observations
Assignments 6 and 7: choose two from the training day topics

July 13th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
17.AYURVEDA 2.Ayurveda , diet and trauma
How to introduce Ayurveda to client
SM
24th September
TRAINING DAY SEVEN

9.15am – 4.15pm
NEUROLOGY The Brain and Spinal Cord Injury/deterioration

Topic examples: Parkinsons, MND , Alzheimers, strokes, MS, MND, spinal cord injury, brain tumours, Guillain Barre syndrome

Assessments:
Yoga Therapy Observations
Assignment 8

NJ
SM
Oct 5th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
18. STUDENT LED THERAPY SESSION 4.VIDEOS of Yoga Therapy session(4 students)
In pairs: students each pre prepare a 20 minute video recording of being the therapist for a one-to-one session with a co-student.

ASSESSED by Trainers
Student led
All trainers
MODULE SIX– BECOMING A PROFESSIONALANANDAMAYA KOSHA
Confidence as a yoga therapist

Oct 12th
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
19.YOGA THERAPY IN PRACTICEYoga Therapy into NHS
Future of Yoga Therapy in NHS
Michele Moran
22nd OCTOBER
TRAINING DAY EIGHT

YOGA THERAPY IN PRACTICE Students delivery of Yoga Therapy with ‘real’ clientsNJ
SM
9.15am – 4.15pmACCREDITATION VISIT DAYPortfolio presentations to date to include:
• Completed and marked assignments
• 3 case studies
• Worksheets, quiz and other assessed documents
Nov 2nd
Wednesday on line
6-8pm
20.YOGA THERAPY IN PRACTICEProfessional Practice 2.
Professional Boundaries, processes, working individually and how to set up YT business
SM
Group project One
9th Nov

Wednesday on line
6-8pm
21.STUDENT PRESENTATIONSGroup Presentations ONE
45 minutes, 15 mins Q and A. Each group 3 or 4 people

Group Presentations TWO
45 minutes, 15 mins Q and A. Each group 3 or 4 people

ASSESSED by Trainers
NJ
SM
VA
MANDALA ASHRAM RETREAT 14th Nov – 19th Nov

PRACTICAL ASSESSMENT

student as a yoga therapist, assessed role plays
&
RESTORE

end of teachings, reflect and restore on Retreat
Group project two:
30th Nov

Wednesday on line
6-8pm
22. PRESENTATIONS. Group Presentations THREE
45 minutes, 15 mins Q and A. Each group 3 or 4 people

Group Presentation FOUR
45 minutes, 15 mins Q and A. Each group 3 or 4 people
NJ
SM
VA
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