Teaching to Make Yoga Accessible to All*

Presented by Jivana Heyman, C-IAYT, E-RYT 500, YACEP | Published on: September 26, 2018

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About This Workshop

Jivana Heyman shares ways in which teachers can bring yoga to all individuals, regardless of ability or background. He will offer ideas for making yoga available to every student, including specific examples of how to integrate different levels of ability into yoga classes to serve the needs of all.

About the presenters

Jivana Heyman, C-IAYT, E-RYT 500, YACEP, is the founder and director of Accessible Yoga, an international non-profit organization dedicated to increasing access to the yoga teachings for people of all abilities and backgrounds. Accessible Yoga offers two conferences per year, which focus on community-building and education, as well as a popular Ambassador program and Accessible Yoga Trainings. Jivana is co-owner of the Santa Barbara Yoga Center and an Integral Yoga Minister. With over 25 years of training and teaching in the Integral Yoga tradition, Jivana has specialized in teaching yoga to people with disabilities with an emphasis on social engagement.

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