Advanced Yoga Teacher Training (YTT 300)

Coming in 2020: HGYS will offer it’s first 300 Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Program.

Registration will open Summer of 2019.

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300 Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training 

 

WE WILL OFFER OUR FIRST 300 HOUR ADVANCED YOGA TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM IN 2020. REGISTRATION OPENS SUMMER 2019.

Our 300 Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Program will allow those with a 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification to deepen their studies into yoga, yoga philosophy, trauma informed yoga, depth psychology, and more.

 

What You Can Expect as a Student Within the 300 Hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training Program

ASANA

In depth study of the five categories of asana (standing poses, forward bends, backbends, twists, and inversions), using maps of alignment to build a solid foundation for experience and observation.

YOGA PHILOSOPHY

Exploration of the Bhagavad Gita, Kirtan, Vedic Astrology, Advanced Mind Study, and a deepening into seated meditation.

TRAUMA INFORMED YOGA

Inquiry into the physiology of trauma, and how the body receives, stores, and releases experiences, emotions, sensations, and imagery. In depth study of trauma informed yoga on the mat, and instruction on how to cultivate a trauma informed teaching style.

DEPTH PSYCHOLOGY

Deep exploration into Somatic Intelligence and Embodied Mindfulness, as well as Carl Jung’s work on Dream Tending, Typology, Synchronicity, the Unconscious, and Alchemy as a path of transformation.

ADVANCED ANATOMY

In depth study of the fascial sheath of the body and it’s physical, emotional, psychic, and spiritual components, cultivating a holistic sensibility and understanding of what it means to be human, alive in our breathing bodies, in the modern world.

 

Prerequisites

Applicants must have completed 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Certification.

Students in the program may have to take supplemental coursework in our online Bridge Program if the 200 Hour Certification was not completed at House of the Gathering Yoga School. Depending on the content of previous training (YTT200) online courses may include:

  • Intro to Depth Psychology

  • Dream Tending

  • Yoga Philosophy: The Yamas and Niyamas

  • Yoga Philosophy: The Eight Limbs of Yoga

  • Intro to Trauma Informed Yoga

  • Mind Study: Four Functions of the Mind/Jung’s Mind Map


YTT TUITION SLIDING SCALE

We want to create a space where the teachings of yoga and meditation are accessible to everyone. In that spirit, House of the Gathering Yoga School is implementing a sliding scale system for tuition starting in 2020. Stay tuned for more details.


 
 
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Our 300 Hour program has 325 hours of training.

300 hours of the HGYS Yoga Teacher Training Program are made up of elements required by Yoga Alliance. The remaining 25 hours are supplemental topics in Depth Psychology and Sustainable Practices. In graduating from the HGYS 300 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program, you will be certified at the 500 Hour level, and will be able to register with Yoga Alliance as an RYT500. (200 Hour Certification + 300 Hour Certification leads to a 500 Hour Certification.)


From left to right — Erika Fryklepak, Hilary Buckwalter Kesti, Kyle Heyesen

From left to right — Erika Fryklepak, Hilary Buckwalter Kesti, Kyle Heyesen

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The healing of ourselves as healers has to take place first. Bringing ourselves to wholeness, we become more sensitive to other people. In the change of consciousness that happens within us, we bring about change of consciousness in those around us and in the planet itself.
— Marion Woodman

Explore the yoga adage with us, “The body is in the mind, and the mind is in the body.”

We will delve into the unconscious in an embodied and somatic way, tying together the various elements of our curriculum.  

Information on how to register will become available Summer of 2019.

We look forward to this journey with you.

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We have not even to risk the adventure alone, for the heroes of all time have gone before us — the labyrinth is thoroughly known. We have only to follow the thread of the hero path, and where we had thought to find an abomination, we shall find a god; where we had thought to slay another, we shall slay ourselves; where we had thought to travel outward, we shall come to the center of our own existence. And where we had thought to be alone, we shall be with all the world.
— Joseph Campbell