Teacher Trainings

200-Hour Registered Yoga Alliance Teacher Training: Class of 2018 | Click here for more info | PDF

SUNDAYS, 8am – 5pm • October 1, 2017 – April 22, 2018

Become a yoga teacher at the oldest Yoga Center in South Florida with ​an experienced​, well-trained​ staff.​ Yoga Alliance school since 2000. Ongoing teacher trainings since 1988. ​With JoAnn Evans, Louise Goldberg, Christine Apter, and Dotty Zevin. Philosophy, asana, anatomy, pranayama, meditation, practice teaching, sequencing, therapeutics. Includes 5 texts, teaching notebook, 2 yoga classes per week, mentoring. $2900​

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Call 954-427-2353 or email info@yogacenterdb.com for more information.

Advanced Yoga Teacher Training

Facilitated by Christine Apter, PhD, ERYT 500

Workshops for teachers and advanced students are held once a month during the summer months. Explore techniques and philosophy and deepen your understanding and practice of the vast and treasured teachings of yoga. These workshops are intended to advance yoga teachers and serious practitioners by providing deeper explorations into asana, pranayama, meditation, anatomy, philosophy in a well-planned, experiential atmosphere. They are designed to meet the curricular requirements of Yoga Alliance for continuing education and expansion toward advanced teacher status. Ample materials, notes and resources are provided.

Each workshop applies toward 500 HR Advanced Teacher Training or Yoga Alliance CEU’s.

Transforming Through Yoga

Sunday, September 10 • 8 am - 5 pm with Christine Apter, PhD, ERYT 500

The philosophy of the Hatha Yoga Pradipika, its concise poses & cleansing practices. The spiral sutra and anatomy of twists prepares teachers with comprehensive tools for practice & teaching.

$150 - 8 hours apply toward 500 hour Advanced Teacher Training or CEUs

Pre-registration required by August 20 by calling 954-427-2353 or email info@yogacenterdb.com


Creative Relaxation® Yoga for Children with Autism and Special Needs - PDF 
LEVEL 1 - a 12-Hour Training Course for yoga teachers, educators and therapists

Saturday, November 18 | 1:15 - 6:15 pm and Sunday, November 19 | 9 - 5 pm  with Louise Goldberg, MA, ERYT 500

Course Cost: $250

Register by: November 10, 2017 louise@yogaforspecialneeds.com - 954-579-1604

The Training Course Includes: Louise’s new book: Yoga Therapy for Children with Autism and Special Needs, Yoga for Children DVD and Certification

  • Learn to teach yoga to children with Autism Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, Sensory Processing Disorders, Anxiety
  • Effective communication techniques
  • Curriculum for varied learning styles
  • Developing self-regulation skills
  • Yoga for public schools, groups & privates

Visit CreativeRelaxation.net for details.



Little Things Matter

Saturday, July 15 • 8 am - noon at the Arboretum
and Sunday, July 16 • 8 am - 5 pm at the Yoga Center
with Christine Apter, PhD, ERYT

Origins of Hatha Yoga, from Shamanism through Shankara to Tantra including Shamanic postures. Functional anatomy of front and back body, hyoid, little finger, toe, and tailbone create foundations for back bending sequences.

Students will be teaching a Saturday community class in the beautiful setting of Deerfield Beach Arboretum.  $225 - 12 hours

Yoga at the Time of the Gita

Saturday, July 22 • 1:15 - 5:15 pm
Sunday, July 23 • 8 am - 5 pm
with  Christine Apter, PhD, ERYT ~ at the Yoga Center
The lessons of Arjuna and Krishna and the pre-classical period of yoga philosophy are presented. Anatomy of the hands and feet and their integration of support provide the context for safe and accessible hand balancing poses.  $225 - 12 hours

Sound Breath and Transcendence

Sunday, August 13 • 8 am - 5 pm with Christine Apter, PhD, ERYT 500.

The profound teachings of non-dualism are introduced and discussed with references to the Yoga Upanishads. Sound, breath and transcendence come together with the additional techniques mantra and mandala. Anatomically, the core sutra is examined to provide integrity and perspective for wholeness. Meditation and psycho-technology are emphasized.  $150 - 8 hours apply toward 500 hour Advanced Teacher Training or CEUs

Integrating Ayurveda and Yoga: An Advanced Training for Yoga Teachers and Advanced Practitioners

Sunday, August 27 • 8 am - 5 pm with Kattie Maffeo E-RYT 200, 500 RYT, CAP

Ayurveda basic principles include dosas, dinacharya, agni and pulse. Individualized examinations of Vats, Pita, Kapha, ams sib-dosas are examined.  Asana and Ayurvedic anatomy for individual dosas will be practiced. Ayurvedic philosophy of Samkhya and 20 guns are presented and discussed.  $150 - 8 hours apply toward 500 hour Advanced Teacher Training or CEUs

Yoga Center Rental

Consider the Yoga Center for your next function. Please call 954-427-2353 or email info@yogacenterdb.com for information.