On Campus Program

Practicum Immersion 800-Hour Program Mentored Practicum Addition


Designed for those already enrolled in Kripalu’s School of Integrative Yoga, this practicum immersion is an opportunity for you to complete your curriculum hours while being supported by the Kripalu campus and community

Strengthen your skills working with clients through guided instruction as you  

  • Complete a client intake and identify client priorities 
  • Learn how to assess conditions, limitations, possibilities, expectations, and aspirations 
  • Create a comprehensive therapeutic yoga session.

This immersion also provides you with a terrific opportunity to strengthen your relationships with peers and build a cohesive yoga therapy network for additional support. 

Prerequisites Successful completion of KSIYT Foundations 1, Foundations 2, and In-Depth Anatomy of Asana. KSIYT students who are currently enrolled are also eligible to take this training.

Note This six-day, on campus intensive, is exclusively for Kripalu School for Integrative Yoga Therapy students.

Program at a Glance

Yoga Experience
All levels
Suitable For
Program Theme
Professional Training


Ellen Schaeffer, C-IAYT, director of Integrative Yoga Therapy’s 200-hour affiliate program, is founder and owner of One Yoga Center in Foster, Rhode Island.

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Lisa B. Nelson, MD, is a family practice physician, Director of Medical Education for Kripalu programs, and a Kripalu faculty member who has trained thousands of individuals in mind-body practices for health and vitality.

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Mary Northey, C-IAYT, director of the Kripalu School of Integrative Yoga Therapy, has a yoga therapy practice in her hometown and brings yoga therapy to populations in need.

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Jen Stuart, PhD, C-IAYT, is a graduate of KSIYT and serves as the associate director for crisis services at the University of Florida’s Counseling and Wellness Center.

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