National-Level Pranakriya Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training, Level 1 (Level 2 coming soon) With Lead Instructor Jacci Gruninger Reynolds MS, 500 E-RYT, 500-KYT, R-PYT, Yoga Therapist & Director, Pranakriya™ Yoga
Yoga is such a gift to pregnant women, her child and family!
Dream Yoga is proud to offer this comprehensive, national-level Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training program to give yoga teachers the tools and certification necessary to teach and empower women through all stages of pregnancy, child birth and beyond. Students who complete both Levels 1 & 2 trainings are qualified to become a Registered Prenatal Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance. Level 1 Prenatal YTT
October 3 -6
Fri - Mon 9:00 AM – 6:30 PM
$450 (Early Bird 'til May 6); $500 Regular Tuition
This 35-hour training (32 contact hours and 3 non-contact hours) helps yoga teacher enhance the pregnant woman’s experience on and off the mat. Students will learn the anatomy and physiology of the growing fetus and how this produces changes in the mother’s body during each trimester. Topics covered include: fetal development, physiological and hormonal changes in the mother’s body as well as possible body responses to these changes. Appropriate asana, assisting, pranayama, sounding and meditation will be covered for each trimester, including the 4th trimester after birth. Pregnancy discomforts during each stage will be explored; along with ways to use yoga, non-traditional methods and traditional techniques to help alleviate these discomforts. Each day begins with a prenatal yoga class during which participants wear “pregnant bellies” for each trimester to simulate the experience of moving in a prenatal body. Class will be followed by theory, practical application and practice teaching. In addition, the course will provide tips for labor and birth, partner prenatal yoga and marketing oneself. Students will leave confident, qualified and comfortable to teach prenatal yoga. Fee includes a Prenatal Yoga Teacher Manual.
More info at www.yogawithjacci.com CEUs/YA Certification. This course provides 35 Yoga Alliance CEU credits and is part of the Yoga Alliance Registered Schools of Prenatal Yoga. Students who complete this Level 1 training can further their training in Dream Yoga’s Level 2 Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training program, which will take place later in 2014.
About the Instructor:
JACCI GRUNINGER REYNOLDS (MS, 500 E-RYT, R-PYT, Yoga Therapist) is the Director of the Pranakriya™ 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training Program and the Prenatal Teacher Training Certification program. She is 500-Hour registered yoga teacher in the Kripalu Yoga Tradition, a 500-Hour E-RYT (Experienced-Registered Yoga Teacher), & former founder and Director of Croften Yoga Studio. She is also a Thai Yoga Massage Therapist. Prior to her work in yoga, she created and directed wellness programs for 10 years. She’s been practicing yoga since 1997 and teaching since 2001. She did her 200-Hour training while in her 5th month of pregnancy & attributes her pregnancy experience to your yoga. It is only natural to want to share the power of yoga for pregnancy. Find more on this veteran trainer at www.yogawithjacci.com.
Space is Limited. Register Today at www.dreamyogastudio.com! Your registration reserves your spot. See Refund Policy for this training when your register online.
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1485 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 104
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