Yoga Therapy Training

Yoga Therapy Training


Course Dates: New Upcoming Dates will be announced soon. Thanks for your patience. 

Number of Hours: 50 hours

Days: 7 Days

Location: Goa Upaya Yoga Centre

Course Fee:
800 EURO –  Private Accommodation, Including Food
650 EURO – Double Sharing Accommodation, Including Food
500 EURO – Only Training Fee – Excluding Accommodation & Food


What is Yoga Therapy Training?

Yoga Therapy Traning, this training is for empowers and supports individuals to manage their health using the principles of Yoga and applying a range of Yoga practices developed with a professional therapeutic relationship. In Yoga Therapy Training, an experienced Yoga teacher or qualified Yoga Therapist assists a person to overcome the discomforts or imbalances resulting from specific conditions, or generally improve physical, mental and spiritual health on a ‘one on one’ basis, using tools and providing advice based on yogic principles.

It is about assisting the individual, rather than focusing on the condition and the tools used may include asanas (postures), pranayama (breath work), relaxation, meditation, dietary advice, lifestyle counseling, and self-development. 

Yoga Therapy Training

This module has been designed to provide training in the understanding and application of anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology required as a Yoga Therapist.

The course complements the Professional Practice for Yoga Therapy and Applied Yoga Therapy modules, contributing toward the overall Graduate Certificate in Yoga Therapy.

Key Learning Areas

  1. Structural anatomy and common disorders
  2. Systems of the body and their disorders
  3. Metabolism
  4. Basic pathophysiology
  5. Structural and systemic deconstruction of Yoga postures.
  6. Practical and hands-on practice on postures along with bolsters/bricks and straps.

This module of the course has been designed to provide training in the Professional Practice skills required as a Yoga Therapist. The module complements the Applied Anatomy & Physiology for Yoga Therapists and Applied Yoga Therapy modules of the course. This module of the course aligns with standards contributing towards registration as a Yoga therapist.


Training Schedule:

8:00 am – 9:00 am    Asana Practice
9.00 am – 10:30 am  Breakfast Break
10:30 am – 11:30 am   Anatomy and Physiology
11:30 am to 12:30 pm Anatomy
12:30 pm – 3:00 pm – Lunch Time and rest
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Asana and Alignment
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm  Teaching Practicum
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm  Asana session with  Props
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm   Asana and Meditation Session