The Sevana Teaching Yoga Apprenticeship is designed to meet you where you are as a teacher of yoga. During this 16 week program, you will work directly with Gretchen Mills, owner of Key West Yoga Sanctuary, as well as fellow yoga teachers in a small group setting.
You can expect to expand your knowledge through reading and self inquiry assignments, receive support in your home practice, and practice teaching, assisting, and sharing in a small group setting.
Who is this apprenticeship for?
*For those who would like to be a part of a group to engage in discussions about philosophy and teaching and practicing yoga.
*For teachers who have prior teaching experience or who have participated in a Teacher Training Program and wish to deepen their own practice and enhance their teaching skills.
Week 1: Establish practice, teaching schedule, seva, etc.
Week 2: Anatomy for breathing
Week 3: Teaching pranayama
Week 4: Seva
Week 5: Anatomy for Asana
Week 6: Anatomy for Asana
Week 7: Anatomy for Asana
Week 8: Yoga for Underserved Populations
Week 9: Volunteer Panel
Week 10: Creating a safe and sacred space
Week 11: Asana for Injury
Week 12: Working one one one with students
Week 13: Supporting tools and knowledge
Week 14: Inversions
Week 15: Dieties
Week 16: TBA
Program Dates & Logistics
Be prepared to:
*complete weekly assignments based on philosophy, anatomy, components of group and private offerings for all bodies, including those with specific therapeutic needs.
*meet weekly with the group either locally or via internet.
*attend weekly one-on-one sessions locally or via phone once a week with Gretchen.
*complete 1 hour of yoga service/ seva in your community per month focused specifically on the needs of the chosen population
*assist Gretchen or other yoga teacher once a week in class
Group Classes in Key West:
Wednesdays in Key West May 8th-June 5th
Wednesday: May 8th, 6:30-7:30 pm
Wednesday: May 15th, 6:30-7:30 pm
Wednesday: May 22nd, 6:3-7:30 pm
Wednesday: May 29th, 6:30-7:30 pm
Wednesday June 5th, 6:30-7:30 pm
June 12-August 14th- TBA as these will be via internet group chat
August 21st- In Key West
August 28th- in Key West
This program costs $25 per week or $100 a month for a total of $400 for the entire course. These payments can be made monthly at the start of each month or in whole at the start of the program.
Please contact Gretchen with any questions at 305-587-9199 or email firstname.lastname@example.org