Greetings Adventurous Ones!
YogaRoots On Location ® Certified Yoga Teacher Training is an antiracism and social justice yoga teacher training offered through the Yoga Alliance's 200-hour Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) Certification. This year long training is rooted in Raja Yoga's 8-Limbed Path of study and centered by Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras.
This yoga teacher training includes 25% racial and social justice work, 25% physical yoga practice, and 50% Raja Yoga practice.
September 6, 2019 - september 13, 2020
Sessions occur one weekend each month.
Fridays: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturdays 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sundays: 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
September 6 - 8, 2019
October 18 - 20, 2019
November 15 - 17, 2019
December 13 - 15, 2019
January 17 - 19, 2020
February 21 - 23, 2020
March 20 - 22, 2020
April 17 - 19, 2020
May 15 - 17, 2020
June 12 - 14, 2020
July 17 - 19, 2020
August 14 - 16, 2020
September 11 - 13, 2020
Green Heiress Holistic Health Center
Second Floor, 209 Commercial Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15215
LEAD trainer: FELICIA SAVAGE Friedman BS, Med
Certified, Insured and Registered
Urban Zen Integrative Therapist-Trainer
500 hr. RYT-Registered Yoga Instructor
200 hr. E-RYT-Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher
YogaRoots On Location, LLC ®
200 hr. RYS-Registered Yoga School
RAJA YOGA'S 8-LIMBS
Postures, Breathing Techniques, Behavioral Restraints, Behavioral Observances, Sensory Withdrawal, Concentration, Meditation and Self-Realization will be practiced throughout the training with an acute awareness of how these practices relate to our own self-awareness, self-care and how we live out the practices of inclusivity and our social justice passions, which will assist us all in working towards being a more humane society.
SOCIAL JUSTICE EXPLORATION, ANTIRACIST FRAMEWORK
We explore Social Justice passions through the trauma-informed lens of Raja Yoga a combined AntiRacist framework of intimately exploring Community-based AntiRacist Organizing with the People’s Institute For Survival and Beyond’s Undoing Racism Principles©, Racial Equity framework that challenges patterns of Power and Grow Equity with the Racial Equity Institue©, and Ego-Reduction/Gatekeepers Academy with the Soul Focused Group. The Social Justice topics include: Literacy Justice, Reproductive Justice, Economic Justice, Restorative Justice, Food Justice, Pleasure Justice, Criminal Justice, Disabilities Rights, LGBTQi Rights, and Healing Justice.
The yoga postures and breathing techniques will be taught using an anatomy and physiology framework, starting from the gross to the subtle anatomy. Students will receive training in the use of movement, essential oils, Reiki, and nutritional support in an effort to practice contemplative care to aid in managing one’s own: Pain, Anxiety, Nausea, Insomnia, Constipation, Exhaustion and Anger, as well as others.
Young Living Essential Oils, StrengthsFinder and Numerology Readings and will supplement the curriculum along with the requirement to share your spiritual or religious practice in order to find your own voice and facilitate understanding and compassion among us all.
$3,500 with a $600 registration deposit.
Monthly installment terms and partial scholarships are available.