Yin Yoga Teacher Training with Michelle Finch
Three Unique 50 Hour Yin YTT Modules!
Chinese Medicine (CM) & Hip Anatomy Module
Fundamentals of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Yin-Yang Philosophy, Acupuncture Meridian Theory, Meridian Pathways & Qualities, Balancing Qi through Yoga, Five Element Theory, Meridian Nidra, Guasha Treatment, Skeletal and Tissue Anatomy of the Hip
Yin-Yang Flow, Yoga Nidra (YYF) & Shoulder Anatomy Module
Taoist Yang Flows (as taught by Paul & Suzee Grilley), Taoist Yin-Yang Sequences, Blending Yin & Vinyasa Yoga, Motoyama Qi Cultivation, Yoga Nidra - Science, Theory & Practice, Teaching Yoga Nidra, Skeletal and Tissue Anatomy of the Shoulder
Myofascial Release (MFR) & Spine Anatomy Module
Myofascial Release Theory & Practice, Trigger Points, Ball Therapy Techniques, Ball Sequencing & Teaching, Yoga & Fascia, Fascia Study & Anatomy, Fascial Bouncing & Scraping, Skeletal & Tissue Anatomy of the Spine
Modules can be taken as a stand alone & complete 50 hour Yin Yoga Teacher Training or combined for a comprehensive Advanced 150 hour Yin Yoga Teacher Training.
Chinese Medicine Module - March 21-25*
Yin-Yang Flow & Yoga Nidra Module - August 3-5 & 17-19*
Myofascial Release Module - October 10-14*
*REGISTRATION DEADLINE is 7 days before onset of each module. Applications must be received at least 2 weeks prior.
5 Day Intensives - Wednesday-Sunday - 7:30-5:30
2 Weekend Intensives - Fridays - 6:00 – 10:00 // Saturdays & Sundays - 8:00 - 6:00
5 Day Intensives - Invoke Studio - 970 Fort Wayne Ave Indianapolis, IN 46202
2 Weekend Intensives - Invoke Wellness Center - 1315 W 86th St Indianapolis, IN 46260
General Information for All Modules:
The Mid-West's most robust Yin Yoga Teacher Training program is designed with everyone in mind! Whether you are just starting out on your journey as a yoga teacher, seeking to enhance your teaching skills or simply wish to develop your personal practice, our Yin Yoga Teacher Training will provide you with the tools to enrich your practice and teach authentically, grounded both in self-awareness and experiential knowledge.
This program creates space for exploration and study in the Yin tradition, the complementary yoga practice to the more dynamic and invigorating yoga styles that are predominant today. In each of the 50 hour training modules we will explore:
Foundations for the Body
Experience the practice of Yin Yoga, Muscular, Fascial & Skeletal Anatomy, Human Variation Anatomy
Foundations for the Mind
Consists of mindfulness and open awareness drawn from Yogic, Taoist and Buddhist psychological teachings
Foundations for Teaching Yin
Asana, variation & modifications, sequencing and Functional Yoga (14-10-7) techniques all to build a strong foundation to confidently teach Yin Yoga.
Foundations of Philosophy
The History & Philosophy of Yin Yoga
Who’s it for?
Everybody! This course is a welcome study for new and established yoga teachers to refresh, renew and to deepen their practice and study of Yin asana, pranayama, philosophy, mindfulness and consciousness. It is also open to dedicated yoga students (minimum of 2 years consistent practice) to deepen their understanding and practice of yoga.
Michelle Finch, ERYT-500, assistant to Jo Phee & Sarah Powers, is a dedicated student of Yin & Vinyasa yoga as well as the teachings of meditation and mindfulness. She has devoted herself to absorbing the vast amount of knowledge from her many master teachers over the years. As a registered yoga teacher at the 500 hour level she has completed over 700 hours of training in Yin & mediation with Sarah Powers, Bernie Clark & Jo Phee in addition to 700 hours in more vigorous forms of yoga. Throughout the program, Michelle will openly and gladly share her extensive knowledge gained through teaching, training and personal practice.
$649 per 50 hour YYTT module, paid in full upon enrollment (books & materials NOT included in tuition)
March TCM Module - 3/14/18
August YYF Module - 7/27/18
October MFR Module - 10/3/18