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, 2017
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
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
On Line Training
Yoga for the Older Beginner: Essential Skills for Teaching in a Graying World
Monday, August 28 & Wednesday, August 30, 2017
8:30pm EST / 5:30pm PST
In this two-hour webinar, Kimberly and Carol will help yoga instructors enhance their sensitivity to the complexity and vulnerability of older adults by exploring common age-related ailments and how to modify practices for safety and effectiveness. Includes a practice video and recordings of webinar sessions.
For information and to register, please visit: https://www.yogauonline.com/yogau-product/7311