For yoga therapists, instructors, and practitioners at all levels, medical professionals and people preparing for or recovering from a hip or knee replacement. No yoga experience necessary:
If a hip or knee replacement is in your future, learn how you can not only postpone the inevitable, but also how to prepare your body for a speedy recovery. Medical yoga therapist Terry Roth Schaff and yoga teacher Karen Abramson will teach you a series of safe, easy to practice yoga poses to relieve hip and knee discomfort and to strengthen the muscles surrounding these joints.
Dr. Allen Wilkins will offer valuable insights and information to help you understand when it’s time for surgery, how long you can postpone it, whether you have options other than surgery, and how yoga can help.
In this program, you:
• Learn specific yoga postures & sequences to keep your knees & hips healthy
• Improve your posture & gait
• Discover ways to build back muscle strength & joint mobility pre and post-op.
Return home with tools and practices to postpone surgery as long as possible, prepare your body for replacement surgery, and ways to aid in the healing process. This workshop is recognized by the International Association of Yoga Therapists and by Yoga Alliance. It gives yoga therapists and yoga teachers 8-hours of continuing education credits.
Please let us know if there is any further information that we can provide you about our weekend of "Yoga for Hip & Knee Replacements". You can write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hoping to see you in beautiful historic Rhinebeck, New York!
Terry Roth Schaff Karen Abramson
C-IAYT Yoga Therapist, E-RYT Schaff Yoga Therapy's Admin., RYT & YA-CEP IAYT-CEP & YA-CEP
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Tuition for this workshop is $300. We provide lunch and snacks on Saturday and a continental breakfast on Sunday morning but you will need to arrange for your lodging and additional meals.
To pay with a check or money order. Download and fill out this PDF then return it with your payment to reserve your spot.
Checks should be made out to Schaff Yoga Therapy and sent to:
Schaff Yoga Therapy
37 Chestnut Street, Apt. B
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
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You will be officially enrolled upon receipt of your payment. If you need to cancel prior to the start of the workshop payment will be returned to you in the form of a credit that is good for one year from the date of the start of the workshop towards any future Schaff Yoga Therapy service or offering. Services available include: mentoring, one-on-one yoga therapy (in-person and on Skype), workshops and training programs.
In the event that Schaff Yoga Therapy has to cancel this program for an unexpected reason, you will be given a full refund.