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YTT Collective with Kim Saunders, Founder of Lift Yoga

4.95

Based on 113 reviews

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12700 Century Dr

Alpharetta, GA, USA

Types of Yoga Taught

Flow Yoga

Alignment-Oriented Yoga

Fitness Yoga

Spiritually-Oriented Yoga

Gentle Yoga

Specialty Yoga

Hot/Heated Yoga

Trainings Formats

Part-time
spread out over time

Modules
several, shorter immersions

Non-residential
trainees commute to the program

About YTT Collective with Kim Saunders, Founder of Lift Yoga

This unique YTT program was created by Kim Saunders, ERYT500, Yoga Therapist, Psychotherapist, a 20-year educator, and Founder of Lift Yoga.   Our YTT Collective allows students the widest variety of advanced education with seasoned faculty by partnering with...

This unique YTT program was created by Kim Saunders, ERYT500, Yoga Therapist, Psychotherapist, a 20-year educator, and Founder of Lift Yoga.   Our YTT Collective allows students the widest variety of advanced education with seasoned faculty by partnering with a number of studios in North Atlanta.

With over 150 graduates, YTT Collective with Kim Saunders is the premier YTT program in the North Atlanta market. (From 2014-2017, Kim hosted at Lift Yoga and co-led YTT with her mentor Sue Hopkins, Founder of Etowah Valley Yoga, and reviews from those years are shown on that school's profile.) 

While Kim is the Founder of Lift Yoga, she has sold the studio.  All reviews you see are for Kim as the Lead Trainer for her individually accredited program from 2014 to 2021.

Our teacher trainers are given a well-rounded education in philosophy, anatomy, alignment, sequencing, assists, asanas, pranayama, chakras, meditation, and so much more.  The "so much more" is THE differentiator for this program. The "heart and art of yoga" taught here takes this program from the minimum Yoga-Alliance-required standards, which you can find everywhere, to the life-changing, transformational experiece that you will find nowhere else.

You will be taught a variety of styles so when you graduate, you can teach many formats.  Over the years, many students also attend who are not drawn to teach, but who, nonetheless, have a strong desire to deepen their personal practice and knowledge of yoga.  All are welcome!

With Kim's combination of Psychotherapy and Yoga Therapy, this training truly is an integration of mind and body.  Students will gain a full perspective on the 8 limbs of yoga and how yoga is far greater than simply a physical practice.  Upon graduation, students who wish to teach will skillfully be able to teach Vinyasa style, Power Yoga, Yin Yoga, Restorative Yoga and more.  If you are interested in personal growth and empowerment, this YTT Collective program is for you.  Join us in The Collective!

www.YTTCollective.com

First Registered January 2017

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  • 5 out of 5
    By: Katherine Carrier Jun 19, 2023

    The YTT Collective with Kim Saunders provided me with an informative and well-balanced base to spring-board my yoga teaching and the inspiration to make me a life-long student of Yoga.

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      The YTT Collective with Kim Saunders provided me with an informative and well-balanced base to spring-board my yoga teaching and the inspiration to make me a life-long student of Yoga.
First Registered January 2017

School Reviews

Total Reviews: 113

By Mark A Dickens RYT® 200

Dec 18, 2023

YTT Collective with Kim Saunders is a comprehensive teacher training program of the first order. Her curriculum provides every student a solid foundation for teaching or simply a deeper and more enlightened personal practice. In addition, the extensive knowledge and experience of the YTT Collective instructors is extraordinary in every way. Full Review

By Marty Steine RYT® 200

Dec 17, 2023

Participants in this training program will get an audience with a smorgasbord of wise, experienced, generous teachers. They will get exposed to an enormous breadth of ideas and topics that fall under the umbrella of 'Yoga.' And they will be forced to confront and overcome all their fears and insecurities related to teaching. They will figure out what parts of yoga are meaningful to them, and will have both the concrete skills and personal confidence to lead others. Life changing experience. Full Review

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Teaching Staff

Kim Saunders, M.Ed., LPC, ERYT500, IAYT

E-RYT® 500, RPYT®, YACEP®

Marie-Anne Cassee Marie-Anne Cassee

E-RYT® 200, RYT® 500

Sedef Dion

E-RYT® 500, RCYT®

Alison Gurevich

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Tracy Jennings Hill

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Tommasina Marlow Lash

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Gina Minyard

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Terri O'Connor

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Heather Peace

RYT® 200

Jackie Reckson

E-RYT® 200, YACEP®

Sejal Shah

E-RYT® 200, YACEP®

Jody Struminger

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Leila Jankowski Leila Jankowski

E-RYT® 500

All Teaching Staff (13)

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