This comprehensive 9 week training will give you the tools to differentiate types of amputation adapt yoga & breathing techniques to above ,below knee, and upper extremity amputees, learn what muscles groups are affected by limb loss and prosthetic use, demonstrate and teach warm-ups and an easy to follow, easy to teach sequence of poses to amputees. You will gain tools to help amputees develop strong core muscles, essential for walking witha prosthesis , balance and using crutches or a wheelchair. Gain greater understanding of the psycho-emotional issues associated with amputation, and how yoga based tools can help heal psycho-emotional wounds. Learn how to teach yoga & meditation techniques for phantom pain & associated pain due to limb loss .
This course is for yoga professionals.