Yoga for Scoliosis 5 Day Training with Elise Miller

August 21, 2017 - August 25, 2017

Iyengar Yoga Institute of San Francisco

This workshop is open to the public and also those seeking teacher-training credit. This 20 hour teacher training program will include information on the physical and psychological causes and effects of scoliosis, the use of specific adjustments and props for each individualized scoliosis, and sequences of beginning and intermediate poses designed to reduce pain and create better postural alignment of the body for those with scoliosis.

PART 1: Participants will learn to work with their particular scoliosis with a variety of yoga poses including standing poses, back strengtheners, twists, and approaches to inversions. The workshop is intended for teachers with or without scoliosis and students with scoliosis, including all levels of skill and experience.

Monday, August 21-Wednesday, August 23

PART 2: Builds on the foundation of Part 1 and is intended as a continuation of Part 1 or for people who already have a strong foundations of yoga (a minimum of 6 months or yoga teachers). It includes work in more intermediate poses and back strengtheners in backbends, inversions, twists and forward bends.

Wednesday, August 23-Friday August 25

To become a Yoga for Scoliosis Trainer, teachers (RYT-200 and above) must attend the full program. For more information on the program benefits, requirements and fees, see

Pricing Below is for Students only.
Part 1 Only: $300 (non-members $350)
Part 2 Only: $300 (non-members $350)
Drop-in: $125


All level students with scoliosis and teachers with or without scoliosis


Full Training for TEACHERS: $650 (non-members $750), Full Training for STUDENTS: $500 (non-members $600)

Registration instructions:

Register online or contact IYISF


Wren Coe

Posted: Oct 4, 2016