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July 13–18, 2014 Sunday–Friday 5 nights
Continuing Education Credits

Let Your Yoga Dance®: Teacher Training for Special Populations

Presenter(s)
Megha Nancy Buttenheim
Megha Nancy Buttenheim

Megha Nancy Buttenheim, MA, E-RYT, is president and founder of Let Your Yoga Dance® LLC. She is a faculty member at Nosara Yoga Institute in Costa Rica, and a presenter in Kripalu’s Certificate in Positive…
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Program Details

Thousands of people yearn to move their bodies, dance, and do yoga—the elderly; people with Parkinson’s, multiple sclerosis, arthritis, or Alzheimer’s; breast cancer survivors; and others with special needs who may feel marginalized and unable to move as freely as they would like. Let Your Yoga Dance is a fabulous workout and a delightful experience tempered for each student’s needs, providing therapeutic benefits on all levels—physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual.

In this training, you learn how to

  • Work with special populations
  • Create yoga, breath, and dance experiences in and around chairs
  • Provide a rich, complete, and powerful Let Your Yoga Dance class for those who need to remain seated
  • Empower your students with spontaneity, creativity, and fun
  • Focus on the individual needs of each participant
  • Practice teaching in a safe, caring, and joyful environment.

Join Megha Nancy Buttenheim and learn how to bring Let Your Yoga Dance to people with special needs.

Required pre- or post-requisite Let Your Yoga Dance® Teacher Training: Chakra Fusion, Module 1.

Note Tuition includes a manual. Please complete and e-mail this health and training information form to megha@letyouryogadance.com prior to the program start date.


I would highly recommend this training, even if you have no current intentions of working with “special” populations. The training introduced me to a whole new aspect of dance, and awakened my creativity. I think Let Your Yoga Dance for Special Populations is on the leading edge of something remarkable.
Fern W., Toronto, Canada


CE Credits
This program is eligible for
  • 37.5 credits for Athletic Trainers (BOC), $30 additional charge
  • 36.5 credits for Social Workers (SW), $30 additional charge
  • 37.5 credits for Yoga Alliance (YA), $30 additional charge

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