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About The Course

This 40-hour Certification program is a  Yoga Therapy & Health Care course designed to provide a comprehensive study of ancient Yogic healing techniques. The program will equip students with the skills to introduce Yoga to those suffering from chronic health conditions. 

The program is designed to impart therapeutic skills to students while providing a broad understanding of yoga as a discipline of cure. The course is structured in modules, with practical work enhancing knowledge and skill development. In addition to the theory and practice aspects of yoga, candidates will gain an appreciation of yoga philosophy, naturopathy, and management. By the end of the course, they will be able to introduce yoga to the general public and promote its benefits.

It’s Time To Deepen Your Understanding

Introducing our transformative Yoga & Healthcare Training, designed to empower individuals like yourself who are keen on making a lasting impact in healthcare through holistic practices.   With one-on-one guidance and group support, you've found a safe place to dig deep and nurture your inner self.

 

INTRODUCING...

YOGA THERAPY & Health Care

Upon completion of this training, you will be able to.

  • Access and utilize medical research as it relates to the field of Yoga Therapy and create sessions based on this knowledge.
  • Understand and describe common manifestations of diseases including common symptoms, management, illness trajectories, and contraindications as relevant to the work of a yoga therapist.
  • Become familiar with the common medical terminology necessary to understand these conditions and collaborate with other health care providers.
  • Understand the influence of familial, social, cultural, and religious conditioning in the medical perspective related to these common illnesses

It’s time to nurture yourself like never before.

Study Modules 

Module 1 : Introduction to Yoga Therapy in Healthcare

  • Understanding the principles and philosophy of yoga therapy.¬†
  • Exploring the integration of yoga therapy within the healthcare system.
  • Ethical Considerations and professional standards for yoga therapists in healthcare settings.
  • Learning how to work with a care team.

Module 2 : Yoga Therapy for Cancer Care

  • Overview of cancer and its impact on physical and emotional Well-being.
  • Yoga practices to manage symptoms, improve sleep, and reduce anxiety.
  • Adapting yoga therapy techniques for different stages of cancer treatment and recovery.

Module 3 : Yoga Therapy for Alzheimer's and Dementia

  • Understanding the effects of Alzheimer's and dementia on cognition and emotional health.
  • Yoga practices to enhance memory, promote mental clarity, and reduce agitation.
  • Creating a safe and nurturing yoga therapy environment for individuals with Alzheimer's and dementia.

Module 4 : Yoga Therapy for Parkinson's

  • Overview of Parkinson's disease and its impact on motor skills and mobility.
  • Yoga practices to improve balance, flexibility, and coordination.
  • Developing therapeutic sequences tailored to the needs of individuals with Parkinson's.

Module 5 : Yoga Therapy for Musculoskeletal and Neuromuscular Conditions

  • Common musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions and their impact on movement.
  • Yoga techniques to alleviate pain, increase range of motion, and improve strength.
  • Adaptations and modifications for individuals with specific conditions.

Module 6 : Yoga Therapy for Heart Disease

  • Understanding cardiovascular health and its relationship to yoga therapy.
  • Yoga practices to reduce blood pressure, improve circulation, and support heart health.
  • Designing specialized yoga therapy programs for individuals with heart disease and cardiac rehabilitation.

Module 7 : Yoga Therapy for Autoimmune Disorders

  • Overview of autoimmune disorders and their impact on the immune system.
  • Yoga practices to reduce stress, support immune function, and promote overall well-being.
  • Addressing specific autoimmune conditions through targeted yoga therapy techniques.

Module 8 : Yoga Therapy for Geriatrics

  • Aging-related concerns and their impact on physical and mental well-being.
  • Yoga practices to improve joint mobility, balance, and cognitive function in older adults.
  • Modifications and adaptations for the unique needs of geriatric populations.

Module 9 : Yoga Therapy for Endocrine Disorders

  • Understanding the endocrine system and its role in health and vitality.
  • Yoga practices to support hormonal balance and address specific endocrine disorders.
  • Designing personalized yoga therapy programs for individuals with endocrine imbalances.

Module 10 : Yoga Therapy for End of Life

  • Providing compassionate care and emotional support through yoga therapy.
  • Yoga practices to promote relaxation, ease discomfort, and enhance quality of life during end-of-life care.
  • Creating a peaceful and supportive environment for individuals in hospice or palliative care

Module 11 : Yoga Therapy for OB and Pediatrics

  • Yoga therapy practices for expectant mothers to support a healthy pregnancy and postpartum recovery.
  • Yoga techniques to improve focus, emotional regulation, and overall well-being in children.
  • Adapting yoga therapy for the unique needs of pregnant women and pediatric populations.

Module 12: Integrating Yoga Therapy into Healthcare Practice

  • Developing treatment plans and individualized yoga therapy programs.
  • Collaboration with healthcare professionals and interdisciplinary teams.
  • Ethical considerations and best practices for integrating yoga therapy into healthcare settings

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Jeanette Sealy,

C-IAYT, LMT, YACEP,
E-RYT500

(Lead Instructor)

 

Jeanette is a Yoga Therapist, Thai Massage Practitioner, earth tender, and Mother to 4 incredible teachers. Described as ‚Äúa natural healer with an intuitive practice‚ÄĚ, she has spent decades discovering how to heal the schisms between the mind, body, and spirit and is on a lifelong journey to perfect this art.
Her philosophy begins with the belief that the body and breath are intimately connected with the mind, and that the ancient art of yoga enhances well-being on every level.
She offers a synergistic blend of Eastern and Western modalities including Yoga Therapy, Ayurveda, Thai Massage, Acupoint Therapy, modern Anatomy, Neuroscience, Physiology, and Biomechanics with a strong focus on healthy aging, injury, illness, and trauma recovery. She has been mentoring teachers for close to a decade to help them elevate, align and create practices that support holistic well being and alleviate suffering.

Vishal Dubey

(Yoga Nidra Instructor)

 

In this course, Vishal will be sharing different techniques and methods on how to use sound, voice modulation, and props to create a conducive environment for sharing the practices of Yoga Nidra to various audiences. You will also learn on how to  evaluate a client's history of Trauma and medical condition so you can deal efficiently even if a challenging situation arises during the session. 

You will also learn how to share these practices to clients dealing with, Stress and Anxiety, Trauma and PTSD, Insomnia and Sleep Disorders, Depression and Mood Regulation, Pain Management, Emotional Healing and Behavioral Changes.

Jeanette has gifted hands, and leaves everyone she touches knowing that they are whole on every level. A session with Jeanette is more than therapeutic. She is a genius.

 
Trish West-Low, PT, MA, DPT, PCS

Educator and Therapist, Children's Specialized Hospital

"Jeanette holds space for all of her students so beautifully. Anyone who gets a chance to work with her will come away with new perspective and healing."

 
Angela Sidlo Author, Founder

Waves of Change Wellness

Beginning January 2024

Yoga and Healthcare Training Schedule

Join us for a transformative journey through our Yoga and Healthcare 40-Hour Training. Our schedule is thoughtfully designed to fit into your busy life, offering weekend and weekday sessions. Mark your calendars for the following dates:

January Sessions:

  • Weekday Sessions (4 hours each):
    • Wednesday, January 17th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST
    • Wednesday, January 24th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST
  • Weekend Workshop (4 hours):
    • Saturday, January 13th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST

February Sessions:

  • Weekday Sessions (4 hours each):
    • Wednesday, February 7th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST
    • Wednesday, February 21st: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST
    • Wednesday, February 28th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST
  • Weekend Workshop (4 hours):
    • Saturday, February 10th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST

March Sessions:

  • Weekday Sessions (4 hours each):
    • Wednesday, March 6th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST
    • Wednesday, March 13th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST
  • Weekend Workshop (4 hours):
    • Saturday, March 9th: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. EST

 

 

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