Level 2 Module 1: Yoga Therapy for Musculoskeletal Ailments
   
Directors: Tess O’Hern and Cheri Dostal Ryba
   
Level 2 – Month 1: August 28-29, 2021
   
     
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Introduction to the Annamaya Kosha + Professional Practice of Yoga Therapy – Directors
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Anatomical Overview and Medical Terminology Part 1 – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Assessment Through the Panchamaya Model + Physical Assessment – Tess O’Hern and Cheri Dostal Ryba
Asynchronous  
3 hours Online – Anatomical Overview and Medical Terminology Part 2 – Tess O’Hern
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(1) September 13, 2021 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation – Cheri Dostal Ryba
     
Level 2 – Month 2: September 25-26, 2021
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Principles of Working One-On-One, S.O.A.P. Notes – Heidi Crocker and Megan McCarver
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Evaluation and Assessment for the Upper Back and Neck – Tess O’Hern and Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Therapeutic Protocol for the Upper Back and Neck – Tess O’Hern and Cheri Dostal Ryba
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(2) October 4, 2021 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation – Tess O’Hern
     
Level 2 – Month 3 October 23-24, 2021
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Yoga Therapy Course Planning: Vyuda Model – Katie Allen
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Evaluation and Assessment for the Lower Back – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Therapeutic Protocol for the Lower Back – Tess O’Hern
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(3) November 1, 2021 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation – Cheri Dostal Ryba
     
Level 2 – Month 4 November 20-21, 2021
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Yoga Therapy Course Planning: Panchamaya Model – Megan McCarver
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Evaluation and Assessment for the Pelvis / Hips – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Therapeutic Protocol for the Pelvis / Hips – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(4) December 6, 2021 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation – Tess O’Hern
     
Level 2 – Month 5 January 8-9, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Understanding Scope of Practice for the Annamaya Kosha – Heidi Crocker
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Evaluation and Assessment for the Lower Extremities – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Therapeutic Protocol for the Lower Extremities – Tess O’Hern
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(5) January 24, 2022 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation – Cheri Dostal Ryba
     
Level 2 – Month 6 February 12-13, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Development of Disease and Setting Priorities – Dr. Dhurga Reddy
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Evaluation and Assessment for the Shoulders – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Therapeutic Protocol for the Shoulders – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(6) February 21, 2022 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation – Tess O’Hern
     
Level 2 – Month 7 March 12-13, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Principles and Skills for Educating Clients – Megan McCarver
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Summary of all Annamaya Assessment Protocols – Tess O’Hern and Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Student Practicum for the Annamaya Module – Tess O’Hern and Cheri Dostal Ryba
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(7) March 21, 2022 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation – Tess O’Hern and Cheri Dostal Ryba
     
     
Level 2 Module 2: Yoga Therapy for the Energetic Body
   
Director: Tess O’Hern
   
Level 2 – Month 8 April 9-10, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Introduction to the Pranamaya Kosha – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Anatomy and Physiology of the Respiratory System – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Application of Yoga Therapy Tools: Pranayama – Juris Zinbergs
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(8) April 18, 2022 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation – Megan
     
Level 2 – Month 9 May 14-15, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Anatomy and Physiology of the Endocrine System and Yoga Therapy Applications – Allison Prince
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Anatomy and Physiology of the Circulatory System and Yoga Therapy Protocol – Dhurga Reddy and Cheri
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Assessment Through the Chakras and Yoga Therapy Applications for Chakra Imbalances – Megan McCarver
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(9) May 16, 2022 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm– L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation – Megan and Cheri
     
Level 2 – Month 10 June 11-12, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Anatomy of the Nervous System, Stress in Society and Yoga Therapy Applications – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Evaluation and Assessment of Neurological Disorders and Yoga Therapy Protocol – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Applications of Yoga Therapy for Traumatic Injuries and Physical Trauma – Tess O’Hern
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess O’Hern
     
Level 2 – Month 11 July 16-17, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Anatomy and Physiology of the Digestive System – Dhurga Reddy
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Yoga Therapy Applications for the Digestive System – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Assessment and Integration of Digestive System – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(10) July 25, 2022 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
Level 2 – Month 12 August 13-14, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Patient / Client Communication Protocol – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
The Relaxation Response and Yoga Nidra – Pam Pence
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Assessment and Integration of Content from a Multi-Dimensional Garden Yoga Therapist Perspective – Eden Goldman
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess
     
Level 2 – Month 13 September 10-11, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Evaluation Measures for Yoga Therapy Programs – Bina Parkeh
Zoom Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Summary of Major Human Systems – Tess O’Hern
Zoom Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Integration of Major Human Systems Through Observation – Tess O’Hern and supporting faculty
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm
(11) September 19, 2022 – Monday 6:00 – 8:00pm – L2 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
     
Level 3 Module 1: Yoga Therapy for the Mental / Emotional / Spiritual Bodies
   
L3MOD1 Directors: Katie Allen and Megan McCarver
   
Practicum Directors: Katie Allen and Megan McCarver
   
Level 3 – Month 14: October 8-9, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Intro to Module 3 and Practicum – Katie Allen
Zoom or In Person Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Introduction to the Manomaya and Vijnanamaya Koshas, Overview and Assessment – Katie Allen
Zoom or In Person Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Applications of Yoga Therapy for Depression and Chronic Fatigue – Megan McCarver
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Katie
     
Level 3 – Month 15: November 5-6, 2022
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Application of Guided Imagery Tools for Mental Health Conditions – Amy Harper
Zoom or In Person Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Applications of Yoga Therapy Tools: Meditation – Megan McCarver
Zoom or In Person Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Applications of Yoga Therapy for Anxiety – Megan McCarver
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Megan
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(12) November 14, 2022 – Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm – L3 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
Level 3 – Month 16: January 7-8, 2023
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Application of Yoga Therapy for Grief – Cheri Dostal Ryba
Zoom or In Person Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Applications of Yoga Therapy for Anxiety and Depression in Teens – Megan McCarver
Zoom or In Person Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Yoga Therapy Applications for Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue and Sleep Conditions – Megan McCarver
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Megan
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(13) January 23, 2023 – Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm – L3 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
Level 3 – Month 17: February 4-5, 2023
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Implementing Yoga Therapy Programs in Treatment Centers – Kathy DuVernet
Zoom or In Person Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Applications of Yoga Therapy for Addiction and Co-Occurring Disorders – Kathy DuVernet
Zoom or In Person Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Yoga Therapy as Lifestyle Medicine – Katie Allen
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Katie Allen
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(14) February 13, 2023– Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm – L3 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
Level 3 – Month 18: March 11-12, 2023
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Introduction to the Anandamaya Kosha – Megan McCarver
Zoom or In Person Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Cultivating Listening and Presence as Yoga Therapists – Kathy DuVernet
Zoom or In Person Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Applications of Yoga Therapy for Chronic Pain – Megan McCarver
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Megan McCarver
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(15) March 20, 2023 – Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm – L3 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
     
Level 3 Module 2: Integrative Medicine and Special Populations
   
Directors: Katie Allen and Megan McCarver
   
Level 3 – Month 19: April 15-16, 2023
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Implementing Yoga Therapy Programs in Universities – Aurea Victoria
Zoom or In Person Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Yoga Therapy Applications for Women’s Health (Fertility + Menopause) – Dhurga Reddy
Zoom or In Person Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
The Evidence Informed Practice of Yoga and Cancer Care – Katie Allen
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Megan
     
Level 3 – Month 20: May 6-7, 2023
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Annamaya Integration – Tess O’Hern
Zoom or In Person Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Yoga Therapy for Clients with Disabilities, Family Members / Care Takers, Children with Special Needs – Tess and Megan
Zoom or In Person Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
End of Life Care and Yoga Therapy in Hospice – Andrea Deerheart and Megan McCarver
Asynchronous  
2 hours asynchronous Online – Tess
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(16) May 22, 2023 – Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm – L3 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
Level 3 – Month 21: June 10-11, 2023
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Working with an Integrative Healthcare Team – Heidi Crocker
Zoom or In Person Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Summary of Yoga Therapy Course Planning for Mental / Emotional / Energetic Bodies Monday – Megan McCarver
Zoom or In Person Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Integration of Mental / Emotional / Energetic Bodies Through Observation – Megan McCarver and Katie Allen
Asynchronous  
4 hours asynchronous Online – Megan (relating to assessment)
     
Level 3 – Month 22: July 24, 2023
   
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(17) July 24, 2023 – Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm – L3 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
Level 3 – Month 23: August 21, 2023
   
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(18) August 21, 2023 – Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm – L3 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
Level 3 – Month 24: September 18, 2023
   
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(19) September 18, 2023 – Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm – L3 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
Level 3 – Month 25: October 16, 2023
   
Zoom Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm
(20) October 16, 2023 – Monday 6:00 – 9:00pm – L3 Mentorship / Practicum Preparation
     
Level 3 – Month 26: November 4-5, 2023
   
Zoom Saturday 8:00 – 11:00am
Boundaries and Ethics of Being a Yoga Therapist – Megan McCarver
Zoom or In Person Saturday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Creating a Thriving Yoga Therapy Business! – Katie Allen
Zoom or In Person Sunday 12:30 – 5:30pm
Trainees Final Presentations