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7683 SE 27th St

Mercer Island, WA, United States

Types of Yoga Taught

Flow Yoga

Alignment-Oriented Yoga

Fitness Yoga

Gentle Yoga

Specialty Yoga

Trainings Formats

Full-time
usually intensive/immersion

Part-time
spread out over time

Weekends only

Modules
several, shorter immersions

Residential
trainees stay on-site

Non-residential
trainees commute to the program

Destination / retreat

Languages

ENGLISH

About Yoga Medicine

Eduction. Experience. Results  Yoga Medicine is a thorough, anatomically based training system created by Tiffany Cruikshank that trains teachers all over the world to work more powerfully with their students. Yoga Medicine is a community of teachers who excel in their...

Eduction. Experience. Results 

Yoga Medicine is a thorough, anatomically based training system created by Tiffany Cruikshank that trains teachers all over the world to work more powerfully with their students.

Yoga Medicine is a community of teachers who excel in their training and their ability to understand the body from an eastern & western perspective to work more effectively with other healthcare practitioners. Our community of teachers are trained in eastern & western modalities to effectively work with healthcare practitioners of many types so that they can understand the student better and apply the practice to the individual.

We believe the best healthcare requires teamwork and multifaceted approaches to wellness from different vantage points. We believe yoga is a powerful tool for so many issues and an essential adjunct to a health and wellness team, however it isn’t a cure-all and our job isn’t to diagnose or be a one-stop shop. Yoga teachers are not medical providers, though some of our teachers also have medical licenses. We believe wholeheartedly in the power of this practice to foster awareness, empowerment and resilience. We believe the best care requires a great team working together to create impactful outcomes.

Our job first and foremost, is to be of service to and support the medical systems and the hard working medical providers by supporting them and their patients along their journey to health.

Yoga Medicine is not a style of yoga but rather a training that educates the teacher to understand the body and create individualized yoga programs for the student based on their understanding of the body & the practice of yoga. Our teachers are committed to continued education, setting the bar for exceptional knowledge & teaching.

Yoga Medicine’s mission is to create a community of teachers that excel in their depth of knowledge to provide yoga as a tool to the international community of healthcare providers, patients & students. Our vision is to create global awareness around the ability to use yoga as an adjunct to the healthcare system.

First Registered June 2008

Online Trainings

Approved through 2021 RYS Online Teaching Exemption:
  • Yoga Medicine 300 Hour Teacher Training
  • Yoga Medicine 200 Hour Teacher Training
Approved through 2022-2023 RYS Online Teaching Application:
  • Yoga Medicine 300 Hour Teacher Training

Upcoming Training Dates

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Financial Assistance

Scholarships

Scholarships are offered per individual training within our 300hr/500hr program.

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First Registered June 2008

School Reviews

Total Reviews: 286

By Dan Arnold RYT® 500

Jun 15, 2022

Amazing program for Therapeutic Yoga with Yoga Medicine. High quality content and learning materials. Instructors are there to answer questions and support you along your journey, proving you with the tools you need to excel with your clients. Material is current and applicable across multiple modalities. I am so thankful that I came across Yoga Medicine, I know that I have received instruction that sets the standard. Full Review

By Debbie Kowalski RYT® 500

Jun 06, 2022

Yoga Medicine trainings are high quality and filled with great content that can be applied immediately. Full Review

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Teaching Staff

Tiffany Cruikshank, L.Ac, MAOM

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Dana Diament

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Rachel Land

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

Valerie Knopik

E-RYT® 500, YACEP®

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