This Yoga Alliance YACEP certified online yoga training is designed for you to learn, not just through theoretical knowledge, but through somatic and embodied practices, group discussion, video lectures and yoga workshops, and valuable placement and supervision so that you can be immersed in this content holistically. There is also a strong focus on social activism and innovation in this training which is unique and powerful for teachers wanting to make a sustainable change in the world on a heart-centered and practical level.
This unique program is led by Somatic Experiencing™ Therapist, yoga teacher, TED speaker, #1 bestselling author, and social activist Atira Tan, (PhD. Candidate, MA Art Therapy, SEP, 500 E-RYT) founder of both Art to Healing, an Australian charity which supports the psychological recovery of sex-trafficked survivors, and Yoga for Freedom, which has raised over $65,000 for the fight against child sex slavery. Atira is a wealth of knowledge and wisdom, distilled from her 17 years of experience working with marginalized populations and communities around the world.