Training students to be teachers and teachers to be students
Specialty Certificate Programs
SCHYS Specialty Certificates provide continuing education to Yoga Teachers or Yoga Therapists seeking to gain specialized training in particular areas of interest. Teachers of these Continuing Education Courses are Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider (YACEP) members with the Yoga Alliance.
Specialty Certificates for Yoga Teachers
Pre-Requisite: Student must have a 200-Hour teaching certificate.
Certified Prenatal Yoga Teacher (C-PYT): 85hrs
Certified Children's Yoga Teacher (C-CYT): 95hrs
These programs are registered with Yoga Alliance and graduates may apply for R-PYT or R-CYT.
Specialty Certificates for Yoga Therapists
Student must be a graduate of the SCHYS Yoga Therapy Certificate Program. Some specialty certificate programs may have additional pre-requisites.
Each specialty certificate requires completion of online classes, a research paper and/or final exam in addition to attendance of a program modules.
List of Specialty Certificate Offerings
Trauma Healing Yoga
Yoga Therapy for Osteoperosis & Osteoarthritis
Yoga Therapy for Metabolic Syndrome
Yoga Therapy for Structural Issues
Yoga Therapy for Seniors
Yoga Therapy for Auto-Immune Issues
Yoga Therapy for MS & Parkinson's Disease
Yoga Therapy for Cancer
Yoga Therapy for Substance Abuse & Addictions
Yoga Therapy for Thyroid-Adrenal & Other Endocrine Issues
Yoga Therapy for COPD & Asthma
Yoga Therapy for Insomnia & Sleep Disorders
Yoga Therapy for Women's Issues: From Infertility to Menopause
Contact JJ for more information about these programs and to get an application!