Yoga Therapy Rx is a marriage between Yoga therapy and integrative medicine. It is designed to train Yoga teachers to be Yoga therapists and apply classical applications of Yoga for use in clinical settings to help treat common ailments and conditions.
The Level I course will focus on the musculoskeletal system. Students will meet one weekend a month for a year. In addition the course will cover communication tools for working with doctors including reading reports, terminology and clinical notes such as S.O.A.P. notes.
The Level II course will focus on other systems of the body These systems will include the circulatory, respiratory, digestive, nervous, reproductive, endocrine systems and newly added weekend on mental health. The Level III course offers practicum experience in a shadow clinical setting, The Level IV course offers the first Yoga Therapy Internship in conjunction with the Simms Mann Venice Family Clinic..