Functional Yoga Therapy
with Maria Shamas

Live online training October 12-15, 2020

Course Description

This module explores advanced anatomy and its relationship to physical movement; along with practical treatment applications. The human body will be studied as a sacred temple with all of its myriad complexities for both assessment and individualized therapeutic application. Participants will be guided in teachings pertaining to advanced postural assessment, range of motion, basic muscle strength & flexibility testing, practical Ayurvedic concepts related to the assessment and treatment process, understanding of the client’s emotional anatomy and training in practitioner sensitivity & awareness. Participants will both experience and facilitate all assessment techniques taught, through this gaining a more thorough understanding of specific symptomatic presenting issues, while maintaining the greater focus of the client as a fully integrative whole human being.

Pre-requisites: This training requires approximately 8 hours of prework, which will be distributed 3 weeks in advance of the course.

Required materials include Functional Yoga Therapy Ball Kit, which must be purchased here.

Daily Schedule: Generally speaking, the program’s daily schedule is as follows: (Times are listed in Eastern Time)

  • 8:00-9:30am (morning practice, sometimes these will be pre-recorded)
  • 9:30-10:00 break
  • 10-1:00 morning class (with 1 15-minute break)
  • 1:00-2:30 lunch
  • 2:30-6:30 afternoon class (with 1 15-minute break)

Questions? Contact

Tuition: $700, payable below.

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Functional Yoga Therapy Virtual Training