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2/4 Integration of Positive Psychology and Yoga Sutras for Yoga Therapy

February 4 @ 12:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Workshop Overview

Spend 5 hours on a Sunday afternoon with Robert Birnberg and join our yoga therapist training group to dive deep into the practical teachings of positive psychology and learn how to integrate them into your offerings. Robert has been studying the Yoga Sutras for over 40 years and was a senior student of Desikachar. This class will outline key teachings of the Sutras as relevant to the work of a yoga therapist or yoga teacher.


Course Details


  • Sunday, February 4th
  • 12:30 – 5:30 pm PST
  • $55 Class
  • In-Studio + Livestream
  • For Yoga Teachers or curious students

Robert Birnberg, C-IAYT

For several decades I studied with TKV Desikachar and his senior students, receiving an in-depth education on the techniques and underlying principles of Yoga Therapy. Noticing the parallels between Yoga and Positive Psychology, I became a Certified P.P. Coach working to integrate proven Positive Psychology interventions with the time tested tools of classical Yoga Therapy. For over 25 years, as clinical director of the Breathing Space in Los Angeles, I offered ongoing Sutras Studies, Yoga Teacher trainings, and workshops on Bhavana, Relationships, Addiction and Positive Psychology, I’ve facilitated private Yoga Coaching sessions with hundreds of individuals and couples looking to manifest deeply meaningful lives and satisfying relationships. My first book, ‘Why Yoga Works, and How It Can Work For You’ is currently being used as a teacher training manual by Yoga studios worldwide.


February 4
12:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Be The Change Yoga Staff
(949) 551-5300


Be The Change Yoga
14988 Sand Canyon Ave, Studio 5
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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(949) 551-5300