Module # 1: Body
100-hour Advanced Level Training
December 12-23, 2018
Ubud, Bali at Ananda Cottages
Advanced Level Embodied Flow™ Track. Prerequisite: A previous 200-hour RYT Teacher Training. Embodied Flow™ Foundations is highly recommended.
This 100-hour “Body” Module focuses on discovering the total sense of embodiment from the Embodied Flow perspective into the living art of yoga. Using the lens of asana and movement meditation, the “Body” module will concentrate on foundational material for integrated movement. This immersion utilizes experiential anatomy, kinesiology, and physiology as a platform for effortless and empowered asana.
This module explores yoga asana through the direct experience of our own body systems, tissues, and cells. Students will deepen their knowledge of the body and consciousness, emerging as a more precise and confident practitioner or teacher. Students will receive 100 hours credit towards their 300-hour Advanced Teacher Training Certification.
Human beings can be defined as clusters of consciousness, organized into various densities, frequencies, functions, and sensations. Anatomist Gill Hedley coined the term somanaut to describe those who explore the interior framework of their being. As you experience this module of the Embodied Flow advanced level yoga training, the following subjects taught will provide a framework that will allow you to dive ever deeper into the exploration of Self:
-Explore the five foundational Principles of Embodied Flow
-Introduction of experiential philosophy (the practice of weaving philosophy into an embodied journey)
-Discover various systems of the body from a Body-Mind Centering™ perspective
-Learn functional biomechanics that allows your students to align from the inside out and the outside in
-Explore moving from different points of initiation that allow a greater ease and effortlessness in asana and movement
-Examine ways of working with students in their wholeness so as to support their process in an inclusive and empowered way
-Introduction into the Embodied Flow method of sequencing classes
-Pranayama and meditation practices
-Expressing unconscious and conscious aspects of self through movement meditations
-Foundational components of manual therapy and bodywork
-Tantric philosophy and its relationship to Embodied Flow
Take your practice or teaching to the next level. Each of these three Advanced Yoga Modules (300 hours total / RYT 500 Standard) count for 100 credit hours towards the Embodied Flow School™of Yoga 300-hour Advanced Training. These modules are also open to advanced yoga practitioners for credit with Continuing Education Units (CEU). These Advanced Yoga Modules can be taken by section or all together. Students who take part in all three training modules will receive the 300-hour Advanced Yoga Teacher Training certificate from Embodied Flow™ that allows for the registration with the internationally acknowledged Yoga Alliance.
The Ananda Ubud Cottages are located in the idyllic hills of Bali, just a 25-minute walk from the village center of Ubud, surrounded by lush, green, fertile rice paddies. Traditional Balinese architecture characterizes the cottages. All rooms are air-conditioned with lush garden bathrooms, conveying the essence of the tropics. Ananda Ubud Cottages has an extensive history of offering Yoga and Spa Service since 1978, and it’s one of the most notable retreat centers in Ubud.
Ubud is the artistic and cultural heart of Bali. It is home to many painters, dancers, musicians, and sculptors. Three art museums have both traditional and modern fine art. The Ubud market is a favorite with a vast array of local produce. While exploring the nearby Monkey Forest Nature Reserve, you will find an ancient Hindu Temple in the midst of the jungle. Ananda Ubud Cottages is an Ubud accommodation budget, which includes a lush private garden, swimming pool and a very large shala, ideal for group movement in the midst of its peaceful surrounding.
Sample Daily Schedule:
The first day of the training, December 12th will begin in the afternoon. The last day of the training, December 23rd will be a full day. Check out will be on December 24th.
The daily schedule will be subject to change based on the day and the needs of the students.
7:00-8:30 am Pranayama, kriya, meditation, contemplation
8:30-10:30 am Asana
10:30-11:30 am Break
11:30am-1:30 pm Lecture/Lab
1:30-2:30 pm Break
2:30-4:30 pm Lecture/Lab
4:30-5:00 pm Break
5:00-7:00 pm Asana/Lab
The training includes brunch. Please indicate on your application if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies.
About Scott Lyons
Scott Lyons is dedicated to integrating healing arts, holistic fitness, and rehabilitative therapies. He is a Certified Body-Mind Centering Teacher and Practitioner, Cranio-Sacral Therapist, Visceral Therapist, Holistic Personal Trainer, Pilates Instructor, Thai Massage Therapist, Infant Developmental Movement Educator, Registered Movement Therapist, Meditation consultant, and a 500-hour certified yoga teacher. Scott specializes in therapies for infants, youth, and adults, and treats clients based on their individual concerns and needs — so that each client will successfully connect with their healthiest self. Scott has lectured throughout the United States and has had the privilege to teach throughout the world. He is currently on the board of directors for the International Somatic Movement Educators and Therapy Association.
NOTE: For all students staying onsite, your price also includes one massage.
EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTED RATE- Must be paid in full by September 12, 2018
Tuition + Shared Room at Ananda Cottages (12 nights accommodations) – $2550 USD per person
Tuition + Single Room at Ananda Cottages (12 nights accommodations) – $3050 USD
Tuition + Offsite Accommodations- $2250 USD
STANDARD RATE- Must be paid in full by October 31, 2018
Tuition + Shared Room at Ananda Cottages (12 nights accommodations) – $2750 USD per person
Tuition + Single Room at Ananda Cottages (12 nights accommodations) – $3250 USD
Tuition + Offsite Accommodations- $2450 USD
ROOM SHARE POLICY:
When booking a shared room while traveling alone, we will do our best to couple you with another same-sex participant that is traveling solo too. In case this is not possible, you will be required to upgrade to a single room. People are coupled based on the order in which bookings come in. So when you book early, there is a high chance that you can share the room with another participant.
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