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yoga teacher training

Love Yoga? 5 Reasons You Should Do Teacher Training

I got certified as a Level 1 Kundalini yoga teacher over ten years ago and can clearly remember the promise I once made:

​Sara Campbell
September 14 2014

Where Should I Get Certified To Teach Yoga? Discuss

Editor's note: This is a question we get asked often here at MindBodyGreen. We thought it would be fun to share with our community and hear your...

Becky Ward
August 14 2014

26 Things I've Learned About People From Teaching Yoga

You can learn a whole lot from practicing yoga. You can also learn a whole lot from teaching yoga. Some of this comes from talking to people. Some is...

Michael Taylor
August 3 2014

An Open Letter To My Yoga Teachers

Yoga teachers may be with their students for just an hour, or perhaps for many years but there are some things that, for whatever reason, never get...

Jenn Kashiwa
May 22 2014

7 Lies Too Many People Believe About Being A Yoga Teacher

Many yogis seriously consider becoming yoga teachers at some point in their lives. While this is a great goal to have, sometimes it can be fueled by...

Molly Pearson
May 17 2014

14 Must-Ask Questions If You Want To Be A Yoga Teacher

So, you want to be a yoga teacher! You do your teacher training. You learn how to sequence and adjust asanas, and how to lead a good yoga class. But...

Kim Roberts, M.A.
May 13 2014

What I Wish I Knew Before Becoming A Yoga Teacher

When you start yoga teacher training, you assume that by the end you’ll be ready to teach like a rock star in front of sold-out conventions without so...

Brigitte Meinders
May 5 2014

4 Things That Are Wrong With Yoga Today

Don’t get me wrong, I love yoga. I’ve been practicing yoga for nearly 20 years and teaching for 16. I have seen yoga heal my students' (and my own)...

Cathy Cox
May 4 2014

How To Get Started Teaching Private Yoga Lessons

So many yoga teachers are attracted to teaching private yoga lessons — and for good reason! Private yoga sessions allow yoga teachers to deepen their...

Kate Connell
April 23 2014

How To Keep Your Own Practice Inspired When You Teach Yoga

One of the most common desires I hear from the yoga teachers I work with is in regards to sustaining a home yoga practice. Questions fill my inbox...

Kate Connell
April 7 2014

5 Tips To Keep Private Yoga Clients Coming Back

Aside from, "How do I begin teaching private yoga sessions" inquires, the most common question I receive from yoga teachers is about marketing their...

Kate Connell
April 3 2014

8 Ways To Teach Yoga To Athletes

Over the years, as the yoga practice grew more popular in the West, it transformed itself through many different styles to adapt to the needs of many...

Stephanie Ring
March 28 2014

9 Positions That Will Improve Your Posture (And Your Yoga Practice)

When you learn anatomy, either for yoga or any other discipline, you’ll learn about “Anatomical Position.” This term describes any position from which...

Karen Fabian
March 11 2014

4 Reasons Yoga Teachers Should Try Different Styles

As yoga teachers, the majority of us have immersed ourselves in the one, maybe two, systems of yoga that we teach. And rightfully so — committing to...

Meagan McCrary
March 7 2014

How To Create A Really Great Yoga Sequence

I just returned from a service trip in Africa where I was surprised and beyond delighted to see that, because of the presence of the Africa Yoga...

Dana Flynn
March 4 2014

7 Reasons Yogis Should Learn The Basics Of Anatomy

The more I learn about anatomy, the more I become more convinced of the need for yoga practitioners to understand some of the basics. This can help us...

Karen Fabian
January 29 2014

I Almost Quit Teaching Yoga. Here’s Why I Changed My Mind

I've only been teaching yoga for about six months. I didn’t do teacher training to make a career change, so it’s been an interesting year of deciding...

Rebecca Seed
January 20 2014

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before My First Hot Yoga Class

I have been practicing different styles of yoga on and off for a long time; however, I started practicing hot yoga three years ago, and I'm so...

Hali Tsotetsi
January 17 2014

10 New Year's Intentions For Yoga Teaching

I'd never be so presumptuous to suggest intentions for the New Year for anyone but myself. But as I share my thoughts through articles, sometimes...

Karen Fabian
January 2 2014