Module One: Musculoskeletal Conditions

  • Overview of Yoga Therapy based on the Pancha Maya Kosha Model and Patanjaliโ€™s Yoga Sutras
  • Introduction to the Autonomic Nervous System and the Stress Syndrome
  • Functional Anatomy from a Fascial/Connective Tissue Model
  • Posture/Gait Analysis
  • Detailed information on common pathologies of the musculoskeletal system
  • Experiential practices addressing common structural issues employing various techniques including:
  • Viniyoga Principles to breath, sequencing and adaptation;
  • Iyengar principles of alignment, use of props and restoratives;
  • Yoga Nidra as a healing tool for chronic pain
  • Introduction to Ayurveda as applied to Yoga
  • Record Keeping, SOAP notes, Intake, Interviewing Skills