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9/22 & 9/23 Tools and Techniques for Teaching Students with Injuries

September 22 @ 12:30 pm - September 23 @ 5:45 pm


Learning to Support Students with Injuries

This workshop is for RYT-200 certified teachers only. This weekend will offer you a deeper understanding for teachers on the yoga therapy path supporting and instructing students with an injury. You will not only achieve more confidence utilizing yoga and breath exercises for students with presenting problems, but also embrace skillfully your responsibilities to balance stabilization with strength and safety techniques, taking away knowledge for every student’s unique challenge. Tools and Techniques for Teaching Students with Injuries will ignite a spark of inspiration, to receive and integrate remedies balanced with solutions to better serve students in group and individual settings.

This workshop will include:

  • Yoga Therapy Practice with Pranayam for Instructors
  • An active discussion about most frequently seen injuries in a yoga room
  • Pain, stress and the Autonomic Nervous System
  • An introduction to assessment tools (Pancha Maya Kosha Model, the Gunas, and Active Listening Techniques)
  • How to teach students presenting with feet, ankles, knees and hip injuries; contraindications and modifications
  • How to teach students presenting with neck, shoulders, elbows and wrists injuries; contraindications and modifications
  • How to teach students presenting with back and spine injuries; contraindications and modification


More Info

  • Saturday September 22nd – 12:30 – 6:30 pm
  • SundaySeptember 23rd – 12:00 – 5:45 pm
  • $299, included in 300 HR Autopay
  • This course qualifies for 10 hours of CE credit with Yoga Alliance for registered yoga teachers or can be applied towards Be The Change’s 300 hour Yoga Teacher Training Program.



About Megan

meganMegan McCarver’s advance trainings are comprised of a Master’s Degree in Marriage Family Counseling, Completion of Yoga Therapy Rx, a Certification from YogaWorks, E-RYT-500 Yoga Alliance, and over 1008 hours of Formal Yoga Teacher Trainings and Self Care.

Her advanced yoga education and experience in teaching Wellness and Yoga for Pain Management offers her talents to customize a program for the patients individualized goals. Megan co-founded Santa Monica Yoga in California in 1993 and is currently teaching here at Be the Change and at YogaWorks in Mission Viejo, CA. In addition, she is the Wellness Consultant at Orange County Pain and Wellness as well as seeing patients privatly at the Ayurvedic Garage in San Juan Capistrano.

See more at: www.meganmccarver.com



September 22 @ 12:30 pm
September 23 @ 5:45 pm
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714 417-9834


Be The Change Yoga
3943 Portola Parkway
Irvine, CA 92602 United States
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714 417-9834