Self-Inquiry: A Mentorship Program for New** Yoga Teachers to Deepen Their Craft.
One Sunday a month for 6 months 12-4pm, $1350
(Aug 19, Sept 16, Oct 14, Nov 18, Dec 16, Jan 20)
** Appropriate for any teacher who resonates with the curriculum
Have you recently completed a 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training and find yourself lost in the world of yoga, wondering what to do next?
That’s where we found ourselves many years ago. We completed intensive training where we developed community, deepened our practice and learned how to teach. Once it was over, we were without ongoing support of mentors and our training felt further and further in the past.
Together, for over 10 years, we’ve been immersed in the process of creating and instructing 200 hour yoga teacher trainings. As yoga continues to expand, more and more beginning teachers are graduating from 200 hour trainings than ever before. And we recognize the need for ongoing mentorship still exists to refine, deepen, and evolve your personal practice, teaching and self-inquiry.
This is where the inspiration for Svadhyaya was born.
Here are the topics we feel are most relevant for mentorship and growth. Come explore them with us.
Month 1 ~ VOICE AND INSPIRATION
Month 2 ~ HONESTY AND AUTHENTICITY
Month 3 ~ MEETING STUDENTS WHERE THEY ARE
Month 4 ~ SELF STUDY
Month 5 ~ SELF CARE
Month 6 ~ SELF PROMOTION
SVADHYAYA Includes six private 45 minute mentorship sessions.
Cheryl Moss, E-RYT, M.A., L.M.F.T has been teaching yoga for 18 years and created/co- instructed the past eight 200 hour teacher trainings at GODA Yoga, now SoulPlay Yoga. She has guided teacher trainees in cultivating their unique voice and teaching from it. It’s one of Cheryl’s passions to assist new teachers in becoming the most authentic version of themselves and bringing that to the yoga room. Cheryl’s classes are compassionate, strong, breath and alignment based to create a meaningful experience where wisdom, growth, and healing unfold over time. She’s passionate about assisting students to use asana as a mindful movement practice, cultivating flexibility and strength as well as developing deep listening skills, paying attention to body and breath for what is needed in the moment.
Cheryl is thrilled to be launching Svadhyaya- A mentorship program for New Yoga Teachers with her friend and Yoga colleague Marcella Boterro. Cheryl is also a licensed psychotherapist with 25 years of private practice experience guiding clients towards their unlimited growth potential and facilitating access to physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health. Cheryl has extensive training and certification in yoga therapy, breath and mindful practices for anxiety and depression, Trauma-Informed Yoga and yoga for addiction.
Marcella Bottero, MA, RCST®, is a body and movement educator. She has been in private practice for over 20 years exploring and incorporating different somatic approaches and how they bring forth one's greatest potential. Marcella has diverse experience and skills including Fitness Trainer, Yoga Teacher, Continuum Teacher authorized by Emilie Conrad, Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapist, and Meditator. Marcella teaches in a supportive, dynamic and effective way cultivating and encouraging each student's potential to be realized and expressed.
Marcella began her yoga exploration in the early 90s studying with many teachers including Gary Kraftsow, Ana Forrest, Chuck Miller, and Kausthub Desikachar. She is on faculty at Goda/SoulPlay Yoga for the 200 hour teacher training program. Her practice continues to evolve to meet the ever-changing body and its particular needs. Her commitment as a yoga teacher is to meet each student individually igniting their passion for all the aspects yoga offers, weaving philosophy and alignment principles throughout her group classes and private sessions.