Advanced Yin Yoga Teacher Training (15h)

Learn to guide your students through a Yin Yoga experience - not just a class!

This 15 hour Advanced Yin Yoga Teacher Training will equip you to elevate your practice and your teaching to the next level. This training is a hybrid training it can be done in person or online. 

Learn how to:

  • Create in-depth, all-level Yin yoga sequences (including all new Yin yoga postures!) for:
  • shoulders, chest, and upper back
  • psoas release
  • pregnancy
  • building up to lotus pose (Padmasana)
  • building up to the splits (Hanumanasana)

Create rich, effective Yin-specific themes that include:

  • guided meditations
  • personal reflection questions
  • stories and quotes
  • intentions and affirmations
  • mudras and pranayama

Make your Yin classes trauma-sensitive

  • Modify postures for round bodies, stiff bodies, and hypermobility
  • Hold space and manage the atmosphere of the room for your students - even online!
  • Create your Yin yoga signature style

An email will be sent to the group before the start of the training asking for your specific questions. Melanie will tailor the weekend to make sure your questions are addressed!

Learn more about Melanie Richards

Founder and Director of HappyTree Yoga Studio in Montreal [Est. 2007], Melanie leads Hatha, Yin and Gentle Yoga Teacher Training programs. She is a passionate speaker, writer and workshop leader (TEDx Montreal Women, MUHC Conferences, Lymphoma Canada, Cirque du Soleil, Expo Yoga Quebec Blog, Wanderlust Tremblant 2018) on the topics of yoga and meditation. Most recently, Melanie started her own YouTube channel with the goal of bringing together more like-minded people and sharing practices for a heart-centred, soul-fuelled life.

Melanie is both a certified Hatha and Kundalini yoga teacher. Her current influences include Vipassana meditation and the wise guidance of her spiritual teachers, Nischala Joy Devi and Lisa Lajoie. She teaches from the heart with both compassion and humour, and loves nothing more than to help people discover their true purpose and potential.

Price: $395 + tax*

Dates: October 1-3, 2021

Friday 6 - 9 pm
Saturday 12 - 6 pm
Sunday 12 - 6 pm

* A 40-page color Advanced Yin Yoga Teacher Training manual is included in the price of the training.

Prerequisite: The 40-hour Yin Yoga Teacher Training from Energie EnCorps, Happy Tree Yoga or another recognized school.

This training counts as 15 hours of Continuing Education with the Yoga Alliance. 

* Energie EnCorps is one of the very few yoga schools recognized by Revenue Québec as an educational institution. This allows you to deduct your yoga teacher training costs from your provincial income taxes as an educational expense.

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