CE Workshop | Teaching Yoga for Big Bodies

April 7, 2021

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About This Event

As a plus-size yoga practitioner and teacher, presenter Kady Lafferty of Big Booty Yoga has spent years exploring and learning more physically comfortable ways to access yoga postures and flow more freely in a big body. For big-bodied students, it can be apparent when teachers don’t have knowledge on how to sequence for, adapt to, or support their success in class, which can feel isolating. This 75-minute workshop equips teachers with tools to empower students of all sizes so they will feel seen and appreciated. Walk away with tips and tricks to accommodate curves, hips, bellies, and busts.

About the Presenter

Kady Lafferty (E-RYT 500) is a devoted and passionate yoga practitioner and teacher. She aims to make the ancient teachings of yoga more accessible for everyBODY and is a proud member of the Yoga and Body Image Coalition. Kady completed her 500-hour Advanced Teaching Training at The River Yoga Studio in Denver, Colorado. Her experience in Social Work has instilled a passion for seeing yoga through a lens of social justice, accessibility, and inclusion. She has led multiple Yoga Teacher Trainings, has a body-positive online yoga studio, and is the Director of Standards at Yoga Alliance. One of her great loves is learning, and she continues to seek education regularly. Kady is energetic, affable, and the first person to lean into a hug.

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