85 hour Prenatal & Postnatal Yoga Teacher Training in Japanese


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Byron Bay, NSW, 2481, Australia
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Friday, 25 May 2012 to Sunday, 3 Jun 2012
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Bliss Baby Yoga is offering a 10-day Prenatal & Postnatal Yoga Teacher Training Intensive in conjuction with Byron Yoga Centre.   This course is fully translated into Japanese.  

This pioneering course offers the opportunity to explore the theoretical background and practical applications necessary to safely and appropriately conduct pregnancy and post natal yoga classes.

As the most in-depth course of its kind currently available in Australia, this course is the natural follow-on for any students who have previously completed the Bliss Baby Weekend Prenatal or Postnatal shorter intensives, or the Bliss Baby Online Course, however is also appropriate for any trained yoga teachers who wish to learn more about this fascinating area of women's health and yoga.

Your Teacher Trainers - Experience & Expertise

The head facilitator of this course will be 

Ana Davis who has 16 years of teaching experience behind her, including the last 6 years of specialising in teaching pre/postnatal students, as well as training teachers in this area.

Ana will be joined by a team of highly experienced and passionate women's health professionals.   These will include Anna Watts, Childbirth Educator, doula and yoga teacher;  Emma Grant, director of Red Tent Yoga and Ayurvedic Practitioner; Tammy Coldwell, Registered Nurse and Midwife, Lauren Tober, Pyschologist and Yoga Teacher; Lisa Fitzpatrick, Physiotherapist and Anatomy and Physiology Teacher Trainer; Maria Kirstin, Yoga therapy and Yogalates teacher and teacher trainer.

Course Content

  • Pregnancy:  the three trimesters, physiological changes to mum and baby
  • Birth:  stages of labour; supporting a woman in natural/active birth
  • Anatomy & Physiology: understanding the changes to the pregnant and postnatal body
  • Applied Anatomy & Physiology/yoga therapy: working with back conditions and other complaints specific to prenatal and postnatal students
  • Safety guidelines for pre/post natal students (detailed analysis of contraindications)
  • Practicing and teaching of safe and appropriate Asanas, pranayama, yoga nidra, savasana, meditation, visualisations, and partner yoga exercises for pregnant and post partum students
  • Introduction to counselling
  • Defining and recognising Postnatal Depression and 'Baby Blues'
  • Establishing and running prenatal yoga classes (including marketing and business management)
  • Establishing and running postnatal and 'mums 'n' bubs' yoga classes (including marketing and business management)
  • Introduction to Baby yoga and massage
  • Ayurveda for pregnancy, birth and beyond
  • Restorative yoga as yoga therapy for prenatal and postnatal yoga students
  • Working with props (modifying postures for pregnant students and new mothers)
  • Adjustments and corrections
  • Nutrition and alternative therapies for pre/postnatal women
  • Case studies (comparative): theory & practical

Read here for information about this course. Or for Japanese speakers, visit the Yoga Generation website. 


Included for TBA

Price includes share accommodation at the beautiful Tallow Beach Resort, Byron Bay,  and yummy vegetarian meals for the 10 day intensive.