Yoga Teacher Training
Yoga Teacher Training
Parmadharma Yoga Teacher Training 2017
Join nationally recognized yoga teacher Jennifer Parmelee in a joyful journey to becoming a 200 Hour Yoga alliance certified teacher. Through the vibrant teachings of yoga, discover the most natural dynamism to unleash your fullest potential. Learn ancient tools and techniques that honor your intuition, feed your creativity, and provide freedom. We do this by yoking heaven and earth through the vessel, our breathing body.
January: 6-8 & 27-29 : Foundations & Pranayama/ Meditation & Mantra
February: 3-5 & 10-12 : Yoga Anatomy & Alignment/Chakras & Subtle Bodies
March: 3-5 & 17-19 & 30 : Yoga Philosophies/. Yoga Specialties(Restorative, Pre/Post Natal, Special Needs)
April: 1-2 & 7-9 : The Craft of Observing & Teaching/ Intro to Ayurveda& Aromatherapy
May: 5-7 : Bringing it all together( Ethics, Language, Business of yoga, Teaching Inspirations)
Classes meet on Fridays from 6-8pm, Sat. 8-6pm, &; sun. 8-4 * cannot miss more than two weekends in order to be certified.
Technique, training and practice = Teacher
LEARN TO DEEPEN YOUR PERSONAL PRACTICE WHILE RECEIVING AN ANALYTICAL TRAINING THAT WILL PROVIDE THE PLATFORM FOR YOU TO EXPLORE YOUR OWN PRACTICE AND GIVE YOU EFFICIENT TOOLS TO SAFELY TEACH YOUR OWN INSPIRED CLASSES. You will learn the fundamentals, history, principles of yoga, Intro to Ayurveda and aromatherapy, Yoga anatomy and physiology, and how to teach asana, pranayama, kriya, specialty classes, chanting, and meditation.
Pre- requisite readings and responsibilities:
Autobiography of a Yogi, Parmahansa Yogananda
How to Know God: The Yoga Aporisms of Patatnjali, Swami Prabhavananda translated by Christopher Isherwood
Light on Yoga, bks iyengar
The secret power of yoga, nischala joy devi
Journal writing, reading/writing assignments, practice teaching, weekly class attendance and group work will be expected.
VSAC Grants are available. There will be a $500 non-refundable deposit due prior to the start of training which will be reimbursed once the training begins. Note: While you Contact Vsac directly for the grants, You must register directly with us first.
Early bird rate $2000 before Nov. 30 th, $2500 afterwards. There is a $500 Non-refundable deposit due at the time of registration. We offer A payment plan in 4 installments. Full Payment due by April 9th. For queries contact: Jennifer@parmakarma.com
Jennifer Parmelee is a nationally recognized senior, ISHTA-Yoga Master who has spent the last 25 years teaching and practicing the art of yoga in New York City. From the very basics of yoga and meditation, to becoming one of New York’s most influential teachers, Jennifer has educated thousands of people in learning how to integrate a yogic lifestyle into our modern time. She has taught as a senior teacher and teacher trainer for Yoga Zone, Be Yoga, ISHTA, New York Yoga, Health, and Moonheart Healing Arts Center. Her classes and workshops are masterful; filled with grand inspiration and deep exploration, governed by a calm presence, mellifluous voice, and humor. She shares yoga ritual, philosophy conversation, meditations, and clear attention to alignment to help one cultivate radiant health and a sound soul. Jennifer has been featured in Self and Health Magazines, NBC News, Fox 5, NY1, and Our Town Paper. She produced the mediation CD Sit Within Yourself and is the author of the forthcoming book Petal by Petal: The Flowering Self. Jennifer is also certified in many other healing arts modalities including chakra balancing, gemstone healing, Polarity Healing Arts and aromatherapy. In addition to teaching yoga, Jennifer is also a dedicated birth professional who is certified as a DONA Doula, Lamaze Childbirth Educator, NY State Lactation Consultant, Farm Midwifery Assistant, and she holds a BA in English from Hunter College. Throughout the years and in her free time, Jennifer has also managed to become an accomplished artist and performer.