Leap Yoga 300-hr Advanced Hatha Yoga Teacher Training with Karen Miscall-Bannon and Stacy Whittingham
Program Meeting Times (subject to moderate changes):
- Thursdays 5-9pm
- Fridays 8-8pm
- Saturdays 9:30-4:30pm
- Sundays 7-1pm
MODULE 1 — EMBODYING EARTH — MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM
Included: Define and clarify the principles for healthy support and movement of bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments and joints. Create ease and integrate the forces of movement and support throughout your whole bod-mind. Learning to support ourselves with the whole body encourages the experience of Unity at all levels of being.
Weekend 1- September 5-8, 2019
Weekend 2- September 26-29, 2019
Including: advanced practices in standing postures, arm balances, inversions,pranayama and meditation.
Embodying the vertebral column Integrated patterns of movement through the lower limbs, upper limbs and core
Sequencing for stress free, injury free practice
Therapeutic approaches for musculo-skeletal injuries & limitations
Introduction to Fascia and the fascial meridians
Bandhas and breath mechanics
Advanced pranayama meditation
Philosophy: Georg Feuerstein’s Philopsphy manual for 300-hour students –woven throughout the entire training
Yoga of Sound/Mantra
MODULE 2 — EMBODYING WATER & FIRE — ORGANS & GLANDS
Learn to feel your own organs and glands. Discover how to initiate movement from them. Learn to access these systems through asana, mantra, pranayama and meditation.
Included: advanced practices in forward bending, twisting, arm-balances, vinyasa, pranayama and meditation.
Weekend 1- October 24-27, 2019
Weekend 2- November 14-17, 2019
Included: Experience postural alignment from organs & glands
Integrate glands through the skeletal structure
Learn modalities for organs
Learn modalities for glands
Deepen understanding and practice of bandhas/diaphragms
MODULE 3 — EMBODYING OPTIMAL MOVEMENT DEVELOPMENTAL PATTERNS AND NEUROLOGICAL INTEGRATION OF BODYMIND-SPIRIT: EXPLORING THE FASCIAL WEB
Yoga is a developmental process of growth toward the experience of Unity. In this
module we explore the movement patterns that support our experience of wholeness
and connection to source. We integrate these patterns into our asana practice, and gain a deeper understanding of the various practices of Yoga.
Weekend 1- January 9-12, 2020
Weekend 2- January 23-26, 2020
Included: Advanced practices in standing postures, arm balances, inversions,
pranayama and meditation.
Cellular Breathing and Whole-Body-Ujjayi
Levels of Core: Navel, Soft Spine and Spine
Integration of Autonomic Nervous System
Integration of all systems through the fascial web
Restorative Yoga/Yin Yoga
MODULE 4—INTEGRATION EMBODYING AIR, SPACE AND CONSCIOUSNESS: CORE—LOVE—UNITY
Define and clarify the principles for healthy support and movement of bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments and joints. Create ease and integrate the forces of movement and support throughout your whole-body. Fascia as communication organ and supports via the fascia meridians.
Module 4 is the culmination of the 300-Hr. Training. Successful completion of Modules 1-3 is required for attendance in this module. Material includes:
Weekend 1- March 12-15, 2020
Weekend 2- April 2-5, 2020
Included: Weaving Movement and support principles into Classes
Resonating Through Presence, Voice and Touch
Beyond Seeing: Perception with all of your Senses
Advanced Sequencing and Teaching Clinics/Assisting
Teaching Trauma Sensitive Yoga
Meeting Times Each Weekend: Thursdays 5-9pm, Fridays 8-8pm, Saturdays 9:30-4:30pm, Sundays 7-1pm
$3550 early-bird pricing available through August 1st, 2019
$3700 regular pricing (begins August 2nd, 2019)
Option to pay per module $950/per module (Tuition due 2 weeks prior to the beginning
of the module)
Deposit: $400 deposit due with application to be considered. This will be applied towards tuition for Module 4.
*To be eligible to receive early-bird discount pricing you must meet the following criteria:
Application and deposit of $400 received by August 1st, 2019. Upon acceptance
remaining balance ($3150) due by August 15th, 2019.
*Payment plans for special circumstances can be made available upon request.
300-hr Certified Yoga Teacher Certification (pending all program requirements are met)
Tuition and Teacher Training Manual
*Tuition does not include books for required reading
The $400 deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable and will be applied towards
tuition for Module 4. (If for any reason you are not accepted into the program your deposit will be refunded in full.)
If a student withdraws from the course:
31+ days prior to August 4th 2019, full refund minus deposit
15-30 days prior to August 5th 2019, 50% of training balance, minus deposit
Download information and registration form, please complete and bring in to the studio. Thank you.