Yoga for Teens Teacher Training

yoga for teensComprehensive Certification Course with Erin Lila Wilson

This training offers yoga for teens as a transformative life practice  that fosters physical, mental, emotional, and social development through yoga practices and principles. It is suitable for yoga teachers, school teachers, social workers, therapists, parents, and anyone who would like to make a difference in the lives of youth through the practices and teachings of yoga.


In this training you will learn how to:

  • Adapt yoga, breathing, and meditation techniques to the teen population.
  • Teach yoga in the school setting.
  • Teach the ethical principles of yoga in teen language.
  • Work with at-risk and underserved populations.
  • Teach teen relevant topics such as anger, forgiveness, self-confidence, and sexual health.
  • Teach basic nutrition and the yoga of eating.
  • Incorporate play and laughter into the teen yoga class.
  • Help teens understand and cultivate mindfulness in daily life
  • Cultivate community, trust, and connection with teens.
  • Structure and develop a teen yoga class.
  • Inspire teens to be ambassadors of peace in the world through selfless service.

Course Schedule

Fri, Sept 12 / 9:30am-5:30pm
Sat, Sept 13 / 12:00pm-7:00pm
Sun, Sept 14 / 9:30am-5:30pm



This course provides 22 Elective Contact Hours for YGSF500 and/or 22 Yoga Alliance® CEUs
Tuition is $560, or $480 when you register on or before August 31.