Decolonizing Yoga and Dismantling Racism - September 26, October 3, and 10, 8 am to 5:30 pm PDT
Please sign up at www.yogajubilee.com
$300.00 Early Bird* ($350 after 9/5)
Co-led by: Nya Patrinos and Frankye Riley
Do you want to make a difference but are not sure how? Are you ready to explore your racial biases and blind spots? This training is open to everyone who wants to elevate themselves and fight against injustice. No matter your race, you have a role to play in the alleviation of human suffering. Learn yoga and meditation techniques to undo racism and decolonize yoga. Explore embodied practices to heal personal, historical, and inter-generational racism. Join us as we plot, plan, strategize, organize, and mobilize the yoga community toward a culture of inclusion, equality, social justice, healing, and transformation. Change the world one body at a time starting with your own.
This training is open to all people interested in deconstructing racism and decolonization. Formal yoga study or certification is not required to take this course. However, If you are a yoga teacher and would like to receive continuing education units this training is registered with Yoga Alliance for 24 CEUs.
Need-based and BIPOC/POC scholarships available. Click here for more information.
Other questions and concerns: Email firstname.lastname@example.org
TOPICS THAT WILL BE COVERED
Yoga's history of resistance and revolution
Yoga's history of exclusion, inequality, and classism
How to teach inclusive yoga classes, retreats, and workshops
What is Racism and White Body Supremacy and how does it affect my practice and/or teaching
What about being a White Ally - how can I help
How to language yoga with a body-positive perspective
Creating a yoga studio that embraces diversity
How to use group agreements when teaching retreats, classes and workshops
How to be an Anti-Racist in the Yogic Context
How and when to use Sanskrit
Whose alignment is it anyway
Investigating Race-Based Traumatic Stress through Yoga
Yoga and Cultural Appropriation - what should I NOT be doing
How do I work through my biases when teaching and practicing yoga
What does it mean to be post-lineage and why would I consider it
* A 15% non-refundable deposit is required to reserve your spot. Pay by July 20th (August session dates) or September 5th (September-October session dates) to receive the early bird discount. On July 21st and September 6th the course price increases to $350, respectively. The remaining balance is due July 29th or September 21st, resepctively.