FEB 1-OCT 20, 2019: 300 Hour Teacher Training with Jennifer Elliott
Feb
1
to Oct 20

FEB 1-OCT 20, 2019: 300 Hour Teacher Training with Jennifer Elliott

The Ivy Yoga School is excited to be offering a 300 hr program recognized by the Yoga Alliance from February thru October 2019. This training is for persons who have already received their 200 hour training through a Yoga Affiliated school or for serious students of Yoga that desire to go deeper into the practice and study of this powerful path of wholeness and transformation.

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FEBRUARY 9: METTA THAI YOGA BODYWORK: The Art of Giving and Receiving with Chitra McDevitt
Feb
9
11:00 AM11:00

FEBRUARY 9: METTA THAI YOGA BODYWORK: The Art of Giving and Receiving with Chitra McDevitt

Thai Yoga bodywork by Chitra—is a synthesis of acupressure, rhythmic rocking, compression, traction, restorative postures, and somatic practices to find the bodies innate health. Chitra's approach to this ancient art is uniquely crafted from her background in yoga therapy and her sensitivity to the healing power of touch and presence. A few restorative yoga postures will be introduced along with a simple thai sequence you can share with your loved ones!

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MAY 31: BANDHAS YOGA WORKSHOP with Cathy Louise Broda
May
31
6:00 PM18:00

MAY 31: BANDHAS YOGA WORKSHOP with Cathy Louise Broda

"Engage your bandhas!" says the teacher. But do you really know what you are engaging and how vital bandhas – the internal "locks" – are for an effective yoga practice?

Highly recommended for all yoga practitioners (male and female). Beginners and experienced practitioners of all vinyasa-based styles of yoga are welcome. Space is limited. Please register early to secure your place.


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JUNE 1-2: HANDS-ON ADJUSTMENTS with Cathy Louise Broda
Jun
1
to Jun 2

JUNE 1-2: HANDS-ON ADJUSTMENTS with Cathy Louise Broda

In her 29 years of teaching, Cathy Louise has become known for an intuitive touch that can transform your yoga practice. Teachers and students are invited to learn more about her hands-on work, and experience for themselves how to give and receive safe and effective adjustments.
The adjustments taught in this workshop are useful for practitioners and teachers of any style of yoga.
Space is limited, please register early to secure your place.
This course meets the requirements for 10 hours of Yoga Alliance Continuing Education

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DECEMBER 6: NEW MOON SOUND BATH
Dec
6
6:00 PM18:00

DECEMBER 6: NEW MOON SOUND BATH

New Moon in Sagittarius Sound Bath & Meditation

The theme of our New Moon in Sagittarius on December 7 is Manifestation. You are invited to open your mind & heart to new ways of believing in yourself and what is possible for you to create in each present moment.

The Sagittarian Archer is the Visionary and the Knower of your Higher Purpose as viewed from the Higher Perspective of Soul guidance.

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NOVEMBER 25: SUNDAY EVENING KIRTAN with Shankh Lahiri and friends
Nov
25
5:00 PM17:00

NOVEMBER 25: SUNDAY EVENING KIRTAN with Shankh Lahiri and friends

A recognizable personality, Shankh Lahiri is dedicated to propagating, promoting and preserving the heritage of Indian Music and Culture.  As a multi-talented Tabla Artist, Singer, Music Educator, Music Producer and Composer, Shankh has gained his honorable reputation as a traditional touring musician, as well as in the field of cross Cultural World Fusion -with a project called ‘Wahh World Fusion Band’ and ‘Shankh and Friends’. For this event,  ‘Shankh and Friends’ features Shankh Lahiri on Vocal, Harmonium and Tabla and Heather DeRigo Lahiri on Drums and Percussions. The Charlottesville community is in for a treat. ALL are welcome!
Generous donations gratefully accepted to support this amazing talent visiting our School.

        

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NOVEMBER 18: MEDICAL YOGA AS INTEGRATIVE HEALTH with Dr. Ina Stephens
Nov
18
12:30 PM12:30

NOVEMBER 18: MEDICAL YOGA AS INTEGRATIVE HEALTH with Dr. Ina Stephens

Medical Yoga and Integrative Yoga involves employing a variety of yogic practices to help improve a health condition. Even when the disease itself cannot be cured, yoga as medicine can benefit the person with the disease in numerous ways. Among the yogic tools used therapeutically are asana (physical postures), pranayama (breathing techniques) and meditation (including mindfulness and guided imagery). These yogic practices and other holistic, integrative medicine treatments can provide many benefits to children, adolescents and adults, especially those with ongoing health problems.

4 hrs of CEUs offered for this course

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A 6 WEEK WORKSHOP: HEALING THROUGH AYURVEDA with Bridget Baylin
Nov
7
to Dec 9

A 6 WEEK WORKSHOP: HEALING THROUGH AYURVEDA with Bridget Baylin

Looking for a fun way to connect and stay grounded during the holidays? Join Bridget Baylin, Ayurvedic Health Counselor Intern, for these fun, hands-on and interactive group classes. Learn how to bring the ancient teachings of Ayurveda into your life. Ayurveda is the oldest system of medicine in the world, the sister science to Yoga, and addresses healing at the root.


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RESTORATIVE YOGA INTENSIVE/ Teacher Training with Marla Cantor
Oct
20
to Oct 21

RESTORATIVE YOGA INTENSIVE/ Teacher Training with Marla Cantor

In this Restorative Yoga Training with Marla Cantor, students will learn how to safely and profoundly guide students into a deep state of relaxation and restoration where healing can begin. Many of us are in a constant state of stress; this style of yoga is becoming increasingly popular in many studios and health clubs.

14 CEUS offered to YA registered yoga teachers

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PRANA VAYU WORKSHOP with Cynthia Woodring
Oct
13
9:00 AM09:00

PRANA VAYU WORKSHOP with Cynthia Woodring


Moving Breathing Living Yoga: An Exploration of the Prana Vayus

Recognizing the ways that prana(life force energy) moves through you can enrich your yoga practice and may assist you in cultivating greater health and wellbeing. Cynthia will guide you in a spirited investigation of the five Prana Vayus(movements of prana) through lecture and group work, and guided asana, pranayama, chanting, yoga nidra, and mudrapractices.

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OCTOBER 8: NEW MOON SOUND BATH with AiiA
Oct
8
6:00 PM18:00

OCTOBER 8: NEW MOON SOUND BATH with AiiA

The New Moon in Libra is concerned with the human element of personal relationships, fairness and justice, and the human qualities of kindness, compassion, beauty and appreciation of art. Our Intention for this lunar cycle will be to seed these qualities into our relationships with others ~ and with ourselves.

 

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FALL EQUINOX SOUND BATH
Sep
22
6:00 PM18:00

FALL EQUINOX SOUND BATH

Discover the transformational healing effects of Sound, Light & Color! Experience state-of-the-art sound healing modalities that will transport you on your personal healing journey into deep relaxation, stress release, and self-exploration. Deeply restorative, sound healing is a gentle noninvasive healing modality suitable for all ages and conditions.

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SEPTEMBER 7- DECEMBER 2: THE IVY YOGA SCHOOL 2018 IN- DEPTH YOGA STUDY
Sep
7
to Sep 30

SEPTEMBER 7- DECEMBER 2: THE IVY YOGA SCHOOL 2018 IN- DEPTH YOGA STUDY

“ Now the Practice of Yoga begins- atha yoga anusasanam ” YS 1:1

The Ivy Yoga School (IYS) Program is in the Krishnamacharya Lineage: We draw on the traditions of Ashtanga, Iyengar, and Therapeutic Yoga.
Krishnamacharya was an Indian yoga teacher, a scholar and an ayurvedic healer. He is often referred to as the "Father of Modern Yoga".
Jennifer and Carroll Ann bring 50+ years of practice and study to The Ivy Yoga Teacher Training and In-Depth Study Program.

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FOREVER YOUNG: Teaching Yoga to 6-12th Grades
Aug
12
11:00 AM11:00

FOREVER YOUNG: Teaching Yoga to 6-12th Grades

Join Becky Eschenroeder of Great Abiding Yoga, LLC on a mindful journey back to those transformative (and not always easy) years of middle and high school. We will navigate the construction of forming a yoga class to teach children ranging from 6th through 12th grade. Becky will use her backgrounds of education, psychology, and yoga instruction as she guides you though this creative process. Items covered include self-reflection and journaling, warmups, discussion of developmental stages and behavior management, example classes, resources, and more.

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FOREVER YOUNG: Teaching Yoga to Kids K-5th Grades
Aug
11
11:00 AM11:00

FOREVER YOUNG: Teaching Yoga to Kids K-5th Grades

Join Becky Eschenroeder of Great Abiding Yoga, LLC on a playful journey back to childhood as we navigate the construction of forming a yoga class to teach children ranging from kindergarten through 5th grade. Becky will use her backgrounds of education, psychology, and yoga instruction as she guides you though this creative process. Items covered include self-reflection and journaling, warmups, discussion of developmental stages and behavior management, example classes, resources, and more.

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ADDING THE INTERMEDIATE SERIES IN ASHTANGA YOGA
Jul
14
10:00 AM10:00

ADDING THE INTERMEDIATE SERIES IN ASHTANGA YOGA

This workshop will explore the unique energetic experiences of Intermediate Series, also called Nadi Shodhana (nervous system purification). We will focus on the first third of the series through the backbending section. You will understand how Primary series lays the foundation for Intermediate and how to enjoy and progress through the new challenges of Second Series!

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YOGA NIDRA with Dominique
Jul
7
6:00 PM18:00

YOGA NIDRA with Dominique

Yoga Nidra, known in familiar terms as 'yogic sleep', is an ancient practice that is becoming popular and sought-after in the West. In Yoga Nidra, the body and mind are in a deeply relaxed state. The intention is for the conscious mind to move to a meditative state, eventually coming into harmony with the subconscious and unconscious parts of the mind. Yoga Nidra allows you to access this powerful synchronization to holistically help with needs that are physical, neurological and subliminal.
 

 

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PRENATAL YOGA TEACHER TRAINING with Carroll Ann Friedmann
Jun
22
to Jun 24

PRENATAL YOGA TEACHER TRAINING with Carroll Ann Friedmann

It is incredibly fun and enormously satisfying to teach yoga to pregnant women. Many women come to yoga for the first time during pregnancy, and this is a valuable opportunity to help them fall in love with the practice! As a prenatal yoga teacher, you will accompany women as they grow and change in pregnancy, and help them positively face their challenges and fears using the tools of yoga.

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JUNE 2: YOGA NIDRA with Dominique
Jun
2
6:00 PM18:00

JUNE 2: YOGA NIDRA with Dominique

Yoga Nidra, known in familiar terms as 'yogic sleep', is an ancient practice that is becoming popular and sought-after in the West. In Yoga Nidra, the body and mind are in a deeply relaxed state. The intention is for the conscious mind to move to a meditative state, eventually coming into harmony with the subconscious and unconscious parts of the mind. Yoga Nidra allows you to access this powerful synchronization to holistically help with needs that are physical, neurological and subliminal.
 

 

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MAY 5: YOGA NIDRA with Dominique
May
5
6:00 PM18:00

MAY 5: YOGA NIDRA with Dominique

Yoga Nidra, known in familiar terms as 'yogic sleep', is an ancient practice that is becoming popular and sought-after in the West. In Yoga Nidra, the body and mind are in a deeply relaxed state. The intention is for the conscious mind to move to a meditative state, eventually coming into harmony with the subconscious and unconscious parts of the mind. Yoga Nidra allows you to access this powerful synchronization to holistically help with needs that are physical, neurological and subliminal.
 

 

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SARASVATI JOIS COMES TO CHARLOTTESVILLE!
May
2
to May 6

SARASVATI JOIS COMES TO CHARLOTTESVILLE!

Saraswati Jois works with students from all over the world comprising all levels of ability, experience and commitment. Saraswathi approaches students with great care, respect and faith in their potential. She emphasizes patience, consistency and perfection of the asanas within the natural limits of each individual practitioner. Saraswathi is a very skilled teacher, helping students reach their fullest expression of each asana. She recognizes the great importance of devotion and humility in Ashtanga Yoga practice, and models this for her students.

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