February 13, 2020

Upcoming 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training at Laughing Dog Yoga

Yoga of Energy Flow 200-Hour Teacher Training
With Daniel Orlansky, Jennifer Harvey, Andrea Fotopoulos,
and Chip Hartranft 
Begins October 21st, 2022 

 

Daniel Orlansky Yoga of Energy Flow 200-Hour Teacher Training

Unifying body, mind, and spirit, the universe takes over.

 Daniel, Jen, Andrea, and Chip are a wonderful team that lead with a commitment to the practice and the community. They go beyond sharing their wealth of knowledge to challenge you to develop and follow your yogic path. I can’t recommend this program enough. ~ Jen D, Natick , MA

Five star rating is given to the Yoga of Energy Flow 200-Hour Teacher Training With 164 reviews on   The Yoga Alliance  Yoga of Energy Flow Teacher Trainings have a five star rating.  


The core study in The Yoga of Energy Flow 200-Hour Teacher Training is vinyasa flow yoga in which breath, movement and asana are combined with physical and energetic alignments to create a transformational practice.
Students will leave this training fully prepared to teach vinyasa style yoga classes and will have a comprehensive understanding of yoga asana, pranayama, anatomy of yoga, hands-on assists, shiatsu/thai bodywork, ayurveda, yogic philosophy, mudras and meditation techniques.
We pride ourselves on having a passionate, experienced and caring staff, dedicated to the yogic values of self growth, peace, and green lifestyle.
This 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training is approved by the Yoga Alliance of America. Students who complete this training are qualified to register with Yoga Alliance as a Registered Yoga Teacher at the 200-hour level (RYT 200).


What You Will Learn

Boston University Yoga of Energy Flow 200-Hour Teacher Training The Yoga of Energy Flow Flow 200-Hour Teacher Training follows the Yoga Alliance guidelines:
• Techniques, Training and Practice: 100 Hours
• Teaching Methodology: 25 Hours
• Anatomy and Physiology: 20 Hours
• Yoga Philosophy, Lifestyle and Ethics for Yoga Teachers: 30 hours
• Student Practicum: 10 Hours
• Home Study: 15 hours

Subjects Covered:
• The History and Philosophy of Yoga a
• Meditation
• Intensive study and practice of Asanas (postures)
• Sanskrit names of yoga postures
• Assisting and modification of poses
• Pranayama
• Anatomy
• Yogic Lifestyle
• The Business of Teaching Yoga
• Class Sequencing and Planning
• Hands-On Assisting
• Practice Teaching

 


Schedule

All classes will be held at Laughing Dog Yoga, 159 Linden St, Wellesley, MA  

The training will be October 21st – June 4th, meeting ten weekends, one weekend per month (two meetings in May) and seven Tuesday evenings beginning November 1st.

Tuesday evenings: 6:30-9:00 pm ~ November 1, November 30, January 4, January 31, February 28, March 21, April 18
Weekends: Fridays, 6:00-9:30 pm ~ Saturdays/Sundays, 10:30 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday evenings will be devoted to yoga practice, discussion, specialty thematics, and will be a bridge between the weekend immersions.

For the weekends, on Fridays we will practice and review homework. Saturdays, led by Jennifer and Andrea Fotopoulos, will focus on asana alignments, modifications, hands-on assists, as well as teaching methodology. Sundays will be taught by Daniel, devoted to the themes as listed, preceded by a full Yoga of Energy Flow practice.

We will stay fluid regarding safety of group meetings in the fall, abiding by all state regulations, and if need shift to online at any point.

2022 Weekends
October 21 – 23 ~ The Yoga of Energy Flow: Inner Fire, Outer Radiance/ Yoga Anatomy I
November 18 – 20 ~ Kundalini Yoga: The Power of the Breath/ Yoga Anatomy II
December 16 – 18 ~ Vinyasa Yoga and Qigong: Awakening to the Flow/ Yoga Anatomy III

2023 Weekends
January 13 – 15 ~  Restorative Yoga/ Meridian Yoga: Opening the Energetic Pathways
February 10 – 12 ~ The Art of Yoga Sequencing, Cueing and Theming/ Creating Well-Balanced Classes
March 10 – 12 ~ The Art of Yoga Nidra: A Journey to Deep Relaxation and Your True Nature
April 7 – 9 ~ Sutra Exploration: The History of Yoga Practice & Philosophy/ Energetic Anatomy & the Subtle Body
May 5 – 7 ~ Student Practicum/Teaching Well Rounded Yoga Classes
May 19 -21 ~ Student Practicum/Teaching Well Rounded Yoga Classes
June 2 – 4 ~  Marketing and The Business/ The Ethics of Yoga / Graduation

Tuesday Evenings 
November 1, November 30, January 4, January 31, February 28, March 21, April 18

Cost: $2950, can be paid in monthly installments. Includes the teacher training manual.

 


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Our Faculty

 

DANIEL ORLANSKY

Director, E-RYT 500

Daniel has been a yoga teacher since 1992 and conducts workshops and 200 and 500-hour yoga teacher certifications in America and Europe. Certified in Jnana Yoga, Kali Ray TriYoga and Kundalini Yoga, he is the originator of Meridian Yoga. He holds a masters degree in Expressive Art Therapy/Dance Therapy from Lesley University, has been a visiting lecturer in movement studies at Tufts University, and teaches in many locations, including the Kripalu Center and the Omega Institute, where he has been Core Yoga Faculty for 15 years.

Daniel Orlansky's Hands On! DVD used in Arlington, MA yoga teacher trainingDaniel Orlansky's Yoga and Vision Improvement DVD used in Arlington, MA yoga teacher training

 

 

Daniel has co-directed two yoga DVDs: Hands-On! Skillful Assists for Yoga Asana and Yoga and Vision Improvement.

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ANDREA FOTOPOULOS

Co-Director, RYT 200

Andrea Fotopoulos has been practicing asana since 1996 and teaching since 2004. Known for her skill, clarity and authenticity, Andrea’s teaching style is a blend of functional alignment, dynamic movement and inspiration that creates a bridge between the hard work on the mat and off.

Dedicated to making yoga accessible for everybody by making the difficult doable and the doable difficult, Andrea’s personal practice and teaching style are heavily shaped by the Anusara yoga methodology, Tantric yoga philosophy and her ongoing studies with her highly skilled and deeply inspiring teachers: Christina Sell, Desiree Rumbaugh, Darren Rhodes, Noah Maze, Douglas Brooks and all of their teachers and their teachers’ teachers.

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CHIP HARTRANFT

E-RYT 500

Chip Hartranft’s work bridges the traditions of yoga and Buddhism. He is the founding director of The Arlington Center, uniting yoga and dharma practice, and has taught an integration of yoga movement and meditation in the Boston area since 1978. Chip is the yoga philosophy teacher in the Yoga of Energy Flow 200-Hour Teacher Training.

Chip Hartranft's philosophy book for Yoga of Energy Flow 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training

An independent scholar of early Indian Buddhism and yoga, Chip is the author of The Yoga-Sutra of Patañjali: A New Translation with Commentary (Shambhala Publications), and teaches at Lesley University. 

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JENNIFER HARVEY

Co-Director, E-RYT 500

Jennifer Harvey has been sharing her love of yoga for over 20 years. In her classes, she provide a space for self-discovery, where students can connect to the voice of their hearts, the optimal strength and suppleness of their bodies, the gift of life and the creativity of the moment. Prior to opening Laughing Dog Yoga, Jen was a full time body/mind psychotherapist. Currently she is a facilitator for TIMBo (trauma-informed mind/body) program, and part of a team that offers trainings and workshops nationally and internationally.

Jennifer has owned Laughing Dog Yoga in Wellesley for 15 years, which offers over 50 classes a week in yoga, movement, and other healing arts.

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Daniel Orlansky teaches 200 Hour yoga teacher training in many locations.