Located in Calgary, Alberta, Mandorla Therapeutics offers prenatal yoga, thai yoga massage, and yoga therapy for physical and emotional issues as well as therapeutic vinyasa flow classes that are themed on the elements. Headed by Stefani Hoyt, the director of the Mandorla Yoga Institute, the intention of Mandorla Therapeutics is to make the creative and healing aspects of yoga accessible for those with injuries or other limitations and to help students move past any limitations that they may have. Mandorla Therapeutics does not offer a public studio location but collaborates with other studios, charitable organizations and health clinics and also offers classes in churches and community centres.
The Mandorla Yoga Institute is a Yoga Alliance accredited yoga teacher training school that prepares yoga teachers to offer a therapeutic style of Vinyasa Flow and Power Yogas that are infused with the intelligence of yoga therapy, thai yoga massage and Ayurveda.
Specifically geared toward adult learners, the main 200 hour course is offered in six weekend modules (and one online module) that can be taken in any manner of sequence at any time that is convenient for your schedule. Mandorla Yoga Institute also offers a 100 hour yoga instructor certification course and senior yoga teacher training, mentorship and workshops.