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Myofascial Adjustments for Yoga Teachers

Adjustments in yoga have become more and more commonplace in classes, but are we doing them properly? Find out how you can engage your student’s entire fascia system with hands-on adjustments during this module. YA credits are available for continuing CEU’s, or it can be used toward your yoga teacher training certification. Some topics to […]

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Advanced Myofascial Yoga 50 Hours Certification: Level One

Myofascial Yoga 300 hour Teacher training: This week-long intensive* is for yoga teachers wanting to deepen their experience of yoga, Myofascial Release, or mindfulness in a supportive and trauma-informed atmosphere. This 50-hour course can be used as a standalone postgraduate certification (see below for prerequisites), or as the first 50 hours in the 300 hour, […]

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Myofascial Unwinding: What It Is and Why You Should Do It

What is Myofascial Unwinding? Myofascial unwinding is a term coined by John Barnes to describe a type of physical movement that comes from a higher intelligence which he often describes as a “feeling” (rather than a “thinking”) intelligence. I remember the first time I attended John’s unwinding seminar: I had a sort of epiphany where […]

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Get Started/Get Well Yoga Mentorship Program

I was having a conversation today with a young woman who has been looking into becoming a yoga teacher, but is feeling discouraged because no established yoga studios will hire a beginning teacher.   This was sad to me; I felt her frustration. I, too, can sometimes feel the competitive and unfriendly atmosphere of the […]

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Myofascial Yoga: Fascia-Liquids

Fun Fascia Fact: About 7.5 liters of fluid moves through the extracellular matrix each day. (That’s a lot, considering we only hold 4.5 liters of blood at a time!) When your fascia is restricted, it limits the flow of fluid. Imagine a sponge wrapped up tightly with elastic bands and thrown into a sink full […]

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Is Myofascial Yoga the same as Yin Yoga?

I have been asked over and over if Myofascial Yoga is like Yin Yoga.   In the last six months or so I have taken a Yin Yoga training course and attended multiple classes so that I could get a feel for what it is, and discover a way to answer that question. And you […]

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Myofascial Yoga and Mindfulness

Join us for an amazing weekend of Myofascial Yoga and Mindfulness Meditation! In this two-day intensive we will be learning how to apply Myofascial principles to the classical yoga poses. We will delve into core yoga and Myofascial release concepts like mindfulness, non-violence, and the source of true contentment. Also covered will be some simple […]

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Yoga for Pelvic Health Weekend Intensive

Yoga for Pelvic Health This is quite possibly the most exciting module in the Myofascial Yoga Teacher Training program!* The pelvis is literally the central pivot point of our body, which means that a problem in pelvic alignment has maximum potential for detrimental compensation patterns, heading outward in either direction. John F. Barnes makes a […]

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Myofascial Anatomy Weekend Intensive

If you are an anatomy geek or fascia lover, this workshop is for you!   During this weekend intensive we will cover basic Myofascial anatomy and how it pertains to yoga and the biomechanics of functional movement. We will discuss the science of fascia in theory, while also devoting a portion of class time to […]

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An Introduction to Myofascial Yoga

An Introduction to Myofascial Yoga October 21 & 22nd 2017 In this weekend intensive you will: ~ Understand the many principles of Myofascial Yoga, and how to incorporate it into your current yoga (and life!) practice ~ Deepen into an effective mindfulness meditation practice ~ Integrate mindfulness and body awareness into your everyday life ~ […]

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