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Children's Yoga Teacher Training

95-Hour Registered Children's Yoga Teacher Training | PDF

Hours apply toward 95- HR Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher certification, Yoga Alliance CEU’s, or Advanced Teacher Training. Previous relevant trainings accepted. Mentorship hours available. Email info@yogacenterdb.com for details.

Hours also apply toward Registered Children's Yoga Teacher certifications, Yoga Alliance CEU's, or Advanced Teacher Training for RYT200. Creative Relaxation® courses previously taken may be applied toward 95 hours.

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Upcoming Events & Workshops

Yoga Philosophy and Meditation | PDF

Saturday, May 13 & Saturday, June 17 • 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Facilitated by Charlene Wilkinson, RYT. We will be exploring through discussion, pranayama, and meditation how to incorporate the principles of yoga into every area of our life. Charlene has studied meditation, yoga and comparative philosophy for over 25 years. We will take a portion of this class to meditate. $15 prepaid, $20 at door.

Sound Healing with Yogi/Musician Richard Brookens | PDF

Saturday, May 13 • 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Tune in, Turn on and Drop deeper into yourself with a Gong Meditation! With Gongs, Tibetan Singing Bowls, Ting-Shaws, chimes and bamboo flute. You’ll also learn a simple Mantra. $15 pre-registered, $20 at door.

Advanced Teacher Trainings with Christine Apter, PhD, ERYT

April 29 & 30: The Optimal Body: Advanced Alignment Principles | PDF
Hatha Yoga philosophy, seeing beauty in everything, teaching with themes and relevancy, linking language with teaching techniques, energetic loops and spirals, stability and freedom. $225, includes book. 12 Hours apply toward Advanced Teacher Training or Yoga Alliance CEU’s.

June 3 & 4: Roots of Yoga | PDF
Core teachings from Vedic roots to Hatha Yoga. Tantric texts presented & discussed. Symbolism, functional anatomy, organizing techniques of hip opening, and teaching methodology are experienced and practiced. ​$225. 12 Hours apply toward Advanced Teacher Training or Yoga Alliance CEU’s.

June 10: Early Upanishads | PDF
Part 1: Karma yoga as a form of selfless service is practiced. Students will be teaching a community class in the beautiful setting of Deerfield Beach Arboretum. 8 am to noon.

Part 2: Origins of Hatha Yoga, from Shamanism through Shankara to Tantra including the pre-classical period of the Bhagavad Gita provide a historical perspective. Functional anatomy of hands and feet, front and back body, hyoid, little finger, toe, and tailbone create foundations for back bending and hand balancing sequences at the Yoga Center. 1:15 – 8:15 pm

$225. 12 Hours apply toward Advanced Teacher Training or Yoga Alliance CEU’s.​


Sunday, July 30 • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
With Kristine Lee, ERYT200, YACEP, includes book & audio CD. Learn how to create and teach safe and effective chair yoga classes. 8 toward Advanced RYT500 or CEU's. $200.

200-Hour Yoga Alliance Teacher Training: Class of 2018 | 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​.

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

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Ongoing / Weekly Events & Workshops

Children's Yoga

Tuesdays, through May 30 • 4:30 - 5:15pm

Facilitated by Louise Goldberg and Jane Charland. For Ages 5 and up. No classes during school vacation days. $10, or $8 each for siblings. Visit http://creativerelaxation.net for more information.

Feldenkrais Method: Awareness Through Movement

Tuesdays • 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Taught by Iris Alsheh GCFP, BFLT. The Feldenkrais Method is a mental and physical improvement system based on discovering natural, easy, efficient and pleasurable ways of moving your mind and body. It is based on the premise that all human beings have the potential to learn to do everything they do in easier, less effortful and more satisfying ways than is their habit. Please call 954-330-6991 if interested. Suggested donation $10. FIRST CLASS FREE!

Connected Warriors: FREE Yoga Class for Veterans and Family Members Only

Mondays • 2:00 - 3:00 pm
With Angela VanHemert and Staff. We are grateful to offer this program and thank Angela for her commitment. All levels welcome.

Yoga on the Wall

First Sunday of each month • 5:15 - 6:45 pm
with Sabah. Finding your center of balance can sometimes be as difficult as finding your inner peace. A wall can be as useful as a Yoga mat when it comes to certain positions. Whether you are looking to perfect an existing pose, or tackle a new challenging one, the wall will keep you as steady as a rock. Experience profound body awareness, deep peace and relaxation, powerful stretching while keeping the spine in perfect alignment. $15.

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General Information

Teacher Training

200-hour Teacher Training will resume September 2017.

Advanced Yoga Trainings

Facilitated by Christine Apter, PhD, RYT 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, pranayana, 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.

Yoga Nidra

Yoga Nidra is a practice that includes intention filled guided meditation, gentle stretches, breathing and deep relaxation in which the mind withdraws from the senses and turns inward.

Yoga Nidra takes you deep inside to a threshold state between sleep and wakefulness, a state in which you are very receptive and connected to your intuition. It enables you to find answers within to your problems and concerns. It increases creativity and inspiration and enables you to live a peaceful and meaningful life. It is a beautiful and ancient practice of complete physical, mental and emotional relaxation while still maintaining awareness at the deeper levels.

Yoga Nidra workshops are presented in the spring and the fall at the Yoga Center.

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