Integrative Yoga for Seniors Professional Trainings
The Carson-Krucoff trainings are designed to enhance yoga teachers’ sensitivity to the complexity and vulnerability of the fastest growing sector of the population—adults age 65 and older. Their unique Integrative Medicine approach combines the best of current, evidence-based medicine with the ancient wisdom, experience and tradition of Yogic teachings to help yoga instructors learn how to safely and effectively teach older adults.
Duke Integrative Medicine
November 2-9, 2018
In service of our mission, we have developed an intensive, 50-hour Integrative Yoga for Seniors teacher training program designed to help yoga instructors work safely and effectively with older adults. Held annually since 2007 at Duke Integrative Medicine — part of the Duke University Health System in Durham, North Carolina — this pioneering program combines the best of modern, evidence-based medicine with the ancient wisdom, experience and tradition of Yogic teachings. Read More
Yoga Calm – Lewis & Clark College
March 1-4, 2018
This rare opportunity to train with Kimberly and Carol on the West Coast is sponsored by Yoga Calm and is designed to help yoga instructors enhance their sensitivity to the complexity and vulnerability of older adults. This 24-hour program will cover common age-related ailments with emphasis on how to modify yoga practices to be safe and effective for older bodies, minds, and spirits.
For information and to register, please visit: https://www.yogacalm.org/courses/seniors/
Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health
May 6-11, 2018
This abridged training presents information about health conditions common to older adults and how to adapt the yoga practice to older bodies, minds and spirits. Read More