300-Hour TriYoga Therapeutic Essentials
This 300 hour program is registered with the Yoga Alliance. Applicants must be have RYT-200 hour status. Training can be in any yoga style. Graduates are eligible to register as RYT-500.
Graduates may choose to apply the 300 hours towards the 800 hour Yoga Therapy training program or they may choose to specialize in a particular area such as Yoga for Cancer, Parkinson’s, or Arthritis.
TriYoga Boston’s Therapeutic Yoga Training Programs are based on a holistic, client centered, evidenced based approach, taught by highly credentialed faculty.
The full spectrum program offers a flexible schedule with rolling admission. Trainings are usually held on weekends, with some 5-day certificate programs in Yoga for Arthritis, Cancer, Parkinson’s, and Yoga Nidra. Philosophy includes online sessions with Yogini Kaliji, founder of TriYoga.
TriYoga Boston has developed a comprehensive methodology for Yoga Therapy that includes a full set of assessment tools, practice sheets and videos. Interns in the program get access to a password protected website to download assessment tools, practice sheets, and discuss topics with others in the program.
In order to make the program more accessible we do not charge large up-front tuition fees. You can pay as you go.
TriYoga Boston also offers monthly Yoga Therapy Meet-Ups. These meet-ups offer group mentoring and ongoing yoga therapy sangha and professional development. All our welcome.
TriYoga Boston also offers weekly group yoga therapy classes and monthly Yoga Therapy Clinics. These programs provide low cost yoga therapy options for the community, and training opportunities Two interns in the 800 hour Yoga Therapy Training program.
Overview of program
|300 Hour Yoga Alliance Program (for RYT-500)|
|Yoga Techniques||Contact Hrs||Non-Contact||Total Hours||Scheduled|
|Intro to TriYoga Therapeutics||Brahmi Gold-Bernstein & Lorrie Jacobsohn||12||12||10/20/2018-10/21/2018|
|Flows for neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, and hands||6||6||10/21/19|
|Flows for hips, pelvis, knees, ankles, feet||6||6||10/22/19|
|Yoga for Back Pain||Brahmi (Beth Gold-Bernstein);||12||12||4/27/2019-4/28/2019|
|Prana Vidya||Brahmi (Beth Gold-Bernstein) E-RYT 500||12||12||5/5/2017; 12/1/2018;|
|Mudra||Yogini Kaliji and Brahmi||6||6||10/23/19|
|Nada Yoga Vidya||Kaliji & Brahmi||12||12||2/4/18|
|Yoga and Chronic Pain||Lorrie Jacobsohn, Brahmi Gold-Bernstein||12||12||1/21/2018-1/22/2018|
|Yoga for Chronic Disease||Lorrie Jacobsohn, Brahmi Gold-Bernstein||12||12||11/18/2017 – 11/19/2017|
|Postural Assessment||Brahmi (Beth Gold-Bernstein)||6||6||1/20/19|
|Principles of the Therapeutic Relationship and Motivational Interviewing||Lorrie Jacobsohn||35||35||2/17-28/2018 & 3/17-18/2018 & 5/6/2018|
|Clinical Assessment Tools and Methodology||Lorrie Jacobsohn & Brahmi Gold-Bernstein||3||3||9/16/2-018|
|Anatomy & Physiology||Contact||Non-Contact||Total||Scheduled|
|Choose one||Anatomy Trains||Carrie Gaynor||14||15||9/23/2017-9/24/2017|
|Anatomy for Yoga Therapists||Kim Beecher, D.C.||12||12||6/23/2018-6/24/2018|
|Human Anatomy and Physiology||Lorrie Jacobsohn||6||6||6/24/17|
|Philosophy, Ethics and Yogic Lifestyle||Contact Hrs||Non-Contact||Total Hours||Scheduled|
|Samkhya Yoga||Kaliji||7||12||19||9/17/2017 & 11/5/2017|
|Ahimsa Diet: Food as Medicine||Kelli Roberts, Vegan Chef||12||12||4/22/2017 – 4/23/2017|
|Creating a Sankalpa||Brahmi Gold-Bernstein & Lorrie Jacobsohn||3||3||1/1/2018;1/1/2019|
|Practicum/Internship||Contact Hrs||Non-Contact||Total Hours||Scheduled|
|Yoga Therapy meet-ups||Beth (Brahmi) Gold-Bernstein), & Lorrie Jacobsohn||26||26||Monthly|
|Observe clinic or group yoga therapy class||Beth (Brahmi) Gold-Bernstein), & Lorrie Jacobsohn||4||4||Weekly and Monthly|
|Total Required hours||242||28||270|
|Choose from the following:||Scheduled|
|Healing Anxiety and Depression with Yoga||Lorrie Jacobsohn,||14||14||11/17/2018- 11/18/2019|
|Healing Trauma with Yoga||Lorrie Jacobsohn||14||14||9/22/2019-9/23/2019|
|Yoga and Substance Use Recovery||Lorrie Jacobsohn, Kate McHugh, Sylvia Mignon||12||12||9/29/2018-9/30/2018|
|Yoga for Arthritis Level 1||Steffany Moonaz||30||30||10/19/2017-10/23/2017|
|Yoga in Cancer Treatment & Recovery Part 1||Jnani Cohen||24||30||11/9/2019 – 11/11/2019|
|Yoga for Parkinson’s||Tamara Rork DeAngelis, PT, Cathi Thomas, MS, RN, CNRN, Beth (Brahmi) Gold-Bernstein,, Lorraine Jacobsohn||30||12||4/21/2018-4/25/2018|
|Additional Hours observing Clinic or Group Yoga Therapy Class||Brahmi Gold-Bernstein & Lorrie Jacobsohn||Weekly and Monthly|
Yogini Kaliji, Founder of TriYoga
Kaliji is internationally renowned as a yogini and founder of TriYoga®. Traveling extensively, Kaliji has taught TriYoga on a daily basis for over 30 years. She has presented 45 keynote addresses, major presentations and in-depth programs at yoga conferences and other venues worldwide, and has been featured widely in the media. She was featured in the book Secrets of the World’s Inspirational Women, with photos of the women in the prestigious National Portrait Gallery in London. Kaliji’s presence, her mastery of the flow and the ageless wisdom inherent in TriYoga have inspired and transformed countless lives.
In the tradition of ancient yoga, TriYoga is guided by Kriyavati siddhi as it flows through Kaliji. She has systematized asana (posture), pranayama (breathing practices), and dharana (concentration techniques) from Basics to Level 7, and over 1000 hasta mudras (hand gestures) have expressed through her. TriYoga, which includes the full range of yoga practices, is taught in 40+ countries by over 1400+ certified teachers (250+ in China), and 52 TriYoga Centers and Communities have been established, including centers in Australia, Austria, China, Denmark, Germany, India, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan and the United States.
Brahmi (Beth Gold-Bernstein), E-RYT 500, Director TriYoga Boston and Yoga Therapy Training Program
Brahmi has been practicing yoga since 1976, began teaching in 1982, and began her magical, mystical, and transformative journey with TriYoga in 1993. Brahmi is a senior TriYoga instructor and Teacher Trainer, and has created the Yoga Therapy Training programs with Lorrie Jacobsohn. She has assisted Kaliji in workshops nationally and internationally, and continues to study with Kaliji every opportunity possible.
Lorrie Jacobsohn, RN, MSN, PMHCNS-BC, APHN-BC, E-RYT500, Director Yoga Therapy Training Program
Lorrie is a Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist and an Advanced Practice Holistic Nurse in the Massachusetts General Hospital Emergency Department and Co-Director of the Yoga Therapy Training Program at TriYoga Boston. She has expertise in crisis intervention, trauma, psychiatric and mental health issues.
“Many thanks for the excellent training, support and encouragement you provided to help me accomplish this professional milestone.” Barbara Sherman, PhD, C-IAYT, RYT-500
“The atmosphere at TriYoga Boston is consistently inspiring and supportive, encouraging each student to deepen their knowledge and understanding of the beautiful gift of Yoga as a therapeutic offering for themselves and the community.” Esther Isenberg, RYT-500
“TriYoga Boston created a welcoming center for study and offered a variety of teachers and subjects that allowed you to explore new areas of interest and focus the journey of yoga on a broader base of knowledge.” Blake France, RYT-500
“Excellent Program and Teachers! This program really teaches you what you need to know about therapeutic yoga, different medical issues and injuries, and how to be a superb teacher!” Heather Fitzpatrick, RYT-500
“A very positive experience! Comprehensive program in an environment conducive to learning and growth as a teacher. Lead teachers have a great depth and breadth of knowledge and experience imparted to students with insight, compassion and professionalism.” Helen T., RYT-500