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Adjustments and Modifications for the "Teacher's Toolbox"

  • Essencia Yoga Wellness Center 1026 College Avenue Wheaton, IL, 60187 United States (map)

This workshop will provide the resources and time to learn the theory and involve practicing effective ways of inspiring your students in a creative and knowledgeable way. How to create and offer a safe and nurturing atmosphere that invites practitioners into a transformational practice of yoga. It will reflect on all methods of teaching including: principles of observation, demonstration, assisting, correcting, instruction, teaching styles, and core qualities of successful teacher.

Teaching Method:  physical assists in yoga

Embodiment of a Teacher

The Skills of Manifestation

Providing assists that not only inform but transform is a skill built via practice, repetition, and feedback. This will focus on fundamentals, new approaches to old assists and practice via repetition and time. To invite a student to transform within a pose or within their life is a gift and a responsibility. To speak to students and to stand as a leader requires preparation, introspection, and the courage to speak from experience.

We will practice dealing with varying needs found in practitioners and 

You will cultivate your skills in a supportive, practical, hands-on environment where you will practice, even photograph and make notes on detailed demonstrations before giving and receiving adjustments with partners of different shape and sizes.



  • Pre-registrations cost $45
  • Drop-ins cost $50
  • Members receive a discounted price $25 (you will receive an email as a member, if you are a new member, please shoot us an email to take advantage of this:
  • Teacher training students from Essencia Yoga receive this workshop at no additional cost.




Breathing courage right into the experience of our students! 

Earlier Event: March 1
Moon Salutations
Later Event: March 5
EmPower Yoga Flow Series