Embodied Yoga Principles Online Teacher Training 3
Embodied Yoga Principles Online Teacher Training 3
Embodied Yoga Principles Online Teacher Training 3 mobile

To psychologically deepen yoga and improve students' actual lives

Some years into practicing yoga I became bored and pissed off with “traditional” approaches. While I’d found yoga relaxing and good for my health, I wanted my human pretzeling to directly impact what matters most to me: MY LOVED ONES AND MY LIFE. Though I was surrounded by strong and flexible people in great leggings, I saw benefits often didn’t transfer to their outside lives. Painfully, I realised that yoga as typically done, rarely impacts people’s relationships to money, sex, confidence, parenting, or any of the day-to-day matters of being human. Let’s face facts, downwards dog doesn’t bloody cut it, and there’s way too many yoga-wankers, so something is missing.

Mark Walsh

Mark Walsh

EYP Founder

So how to do yoga for our lives and not just our hamstrings, I thought? Well, I also noticed that asana could reveal stuff if we’re paying attention, and the body can be a key way to develop ourselves if done intelligently. It became clear that poses could be used for insight and to guide our lives - as a kind of self-coaching. I found that the body wisdom that sometimes spills out in practice, could be greatly enhanced, and in a way that was “Western but deep”. This could be done in an accessible way, for people who eat cake not light, don’t live in Bali, and aren’t into unicorn horn fellatio. 

Combining modern postural yoga with other practices, myself and a group of BS-weary senior yoga teachers created Embodied Yoga Principles (EYP). Since then we have tested it, fine-tuned it and made something genuinely original. In a world of people sticking feathers up their pretty arses pretending to be spiritual chickens, you may find it refreshing.

We’ve now trained facilitators in 20+ countries, annoying many breathy-voiced fake gurus, skinny Instagram girls, and old-school yoga fascists along the way. I’ve always wanted to make EYP available to people online, who may not be able to get to a face-to-face training, so here it is, crystal-shaggers! Lovingly created by myself, a fancy film crew, and my dearest geek colleague V. Take a look - hell, if you made it this far without getting triggered, you’re probably a good fit. 

-  Mark Walsh, Brighton 2019

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You may love this training if you want:

  • To learn practical tools to psychologically enrich your yoga teaching
  • To help students get their yoga learning into their whole lives - to improve work, intimacy, parenting, money and more
  • To learn a bunch of new poses (some novel EYP postures are below)
  • To become certified in a growing methodology
  • To enrich your current style of yoga with a fresh perspective. EYP is genuinely innovative and can also be incorporated into whatever you already practice

Suitable for:

  • Yoga teachers of any style looking to add greater depth, pragmatism and breadth to their teaching
  • Yogis looking to be able to teach EYP classes (qualification details below) or add it to what you already do (you can do this right away, without certification)
  • Yogis who care about the world and want to make it better (or else what the f**k is the point??!!)
  • Experienced yogis wanting a new dimension of practice
  • Those up for looking deeply at themselves
  • People with a sense of humour (vital for the training)
  • People looking to join a diverse community of teachers working non-dogmatically and creatively

Not suitable for:

  • New-age muppets (take. the crystal. from. your bum).
  • Yoga fundamentalists (those who’ve “drunk the Kool Aid” of one style and aren’t open to innovation)
  • Body beautiful yogis (people that care more about their appearance than depth)
  • People currently suffering from active mental health conditions - jokes aside, EYP can be quite full-on to learn so we don’t recommend it if you’re having a rough time right now
  • Deepen

    self-knowledge

  • learn

     practical skills

  • Open doors

    for your career

  • Qualify

    Be an EYP teacher

  • Learn

    at your own pace

  • No

    travel costs

  • Stand out

    as a teacher

  • Fun

    international community

Practically:

  • Learn at your own pace, in your own home, through a clear easy-to-use platform
  • Develop professionally and affordably without travel costs or increasing carbon footprint
  • Join a supportive, fun, international community

What the training is

This online training consists of stuff that you can't get elsewhere.

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100+ videos

High quality professional shizzle

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Clear posture guide

video mix

Diverse content

 Practical guidance, tuition & workshops

Course features

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Easy to use online learning

This course consists of a simple online system with clear modules and straightforward navigation. You can track your course progress (so you know where you are) and tick things off. You don't need to be a tech geek to use it.

EYP Facebook group

Private Facebook group

There’s a lively and active group on Facebook for anyone who has done a teacher training with us, online or in person. This is a great place to learn from experienced teachers, share marketing tips and events, reflect on your own process, and to connect with the global EYP community. Unlike most Facebook groups it isn't an utter waste of time.

community calls

Free regular community calls

Opportunities for questions with senior EYP teachers, further learning (different topics each month) and community shenanigans. EYP teachers are nicer than yoga teachers who wear fancy leggings - fact!

New yoga poses

 EYP helps with such things as boundaries (saying “no”), intimacy, vulnerability, passion, humour, inspiration, money (most of us have “stuff” around this!) being seen (this tends to come up around marketing and sexuality), leadership, and a load more themes not common to the average asana class!

This training includes all 26 poses from the EYP system taught in-depth. 

Here are a few examples.

Enthusiasm pose

-to explore passion

Taking up space pose

-to explore being visible

No pose

-to explore setting boundaries

Self-care pose

-to explore looking after ourselves

Giving + receiving

-to explore your relationships

Authority pose

-to explore status + social power

Yes pose

-to explore being open

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Different types of videos

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Personal experiential videos

To guide you through a deep personal experience of the EYP poses.
26 videos

Entering

Technical teaching videos

Practical guides to teaching EYP poses.
26 videos

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Themed workshop videos

Examples of themed mini-workshops including partner work, group work and deep process work.
6 videos

Mark and Vidyadasa

Explanatory videos

Good looking senior teachers share their personal experience to guide your learning.
12 videos

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Embodiment & EYP theory

The underlying theory of embodiment and what makes EYP work.
6 videos

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EYP + yoga styles

EYP combined with various styles of yoga - hatha, vinyasa, yin, restorative, partner, acroyoga.
8 videos

Accompanying e-books

Making yoga more meaningful

Making yoga more meaningful

Theory basics - focusing on taking yoga off your mat into your life.

working with normal people a guide for yogis

Working with normal people

How to not talk crap and help more people.

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Centring - why mindfulness alone isn't enough

Getting it together under pressure.

Teachers

Core teachers on the training

Mark Walsh delivers the majority of the training, Vidyadasa is the course administrator, and they’re supported by a gaggle of senior EYP teachers.

Mark Walsh

Mark Walsh

EYP Founder

Mark founded EYP after 20 years of yoga (especially Scaravelli, yin and hatha approaches). He also founded The Embodiment Conference, The Embodied Facilitator Course, and The Embodiment Podcast. He has an Aikido black belt, and psychology honours degree. He has worked in over 50 countries. He isn’t a proper yoga teacher and doesn’t even know Sanskrit.

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Vidyadasa

EYP Senior Teacher / Course admin

V is a proper hatha yoga teacher and Buddhist meditation instructor. He organises web content for live and online events (including Meditation Embodied and The Embodiment Conference),  is a father, and author of 'Mindful Thoughts for Fathers', and a web designer.

Karin Van Maanen

Karin Van Maanen

EYP Senior Teacher

British Wheel of Yoga accredited yoga teacher trainer, Tibetan Buddhist, Hatha Yoga Teacher, Mindfulness Teacher, MSc Mindfulness Studies.

Canterbury, UK

Tess Howell

Tess Howell

EYP + 5 Rhythms Teacher

EYP + 5Rhythms Teacher specialising in working outdoors. Contemporary dance producer. Creativity coach. SpiritRock Dharma Yoga Facilitator.

California, USA and UK.

Jane Dancey

Jane Dancey

EYP Senior Teacher

Embodiment Coach, Rites for Girls Facilitator, empowering women and girls through transitions of menarche to menopause and beyond.

Eastbourne, UK

Mayan Patel

Mayan Patel

Vinyasa Flow Teacher

Yoga teacher and community organiser, focuses on increasing wellbeing and social-emotional intelligence for entrepreneurs and freelancers.

London, UK

Jamie Abrams

Jamie Abrams

EYP Senior teacher

Founder of Embodied Badassery. Erotic Blueprint Coaches, Embodied Facilitator. 20 years experience teaching yoga, facilitating and coaching people internationally. 

Chichester, UK & USA

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Ciara Collins Atkins

EYP teacher

Restorative, Yin, Hatha yoga teacher, draws from Dance Movement Psychotherapy, degree in Contemporary Dance.

Tunisia

Pilar Corcuera Botana

Pilar Corcuera Botana

EYP teacher

Therapeutic yoga instructor. Creator of photo galleries of Yoga for your daily life and yoga for your mornings video series in Spanish. NLP Coach.

Canary Islands, Spain

Bonus content for early bird offer only

We are limiting the number of opening sales and giving it a stupidly low launch price to encourage your lazy-arse to get it now. We also want some feedback as while it’s been tested on 20 EYP graduates, frankly it’d be good if 30 people saw any mistakes not 300. This offer is open for two days only and is first come, first served.

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Vinyasa flow with EYP

2 EYP influenced vinyasa flow classes with Mayan Patel.

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Restorative yoga with EYP

An EYP-esque restorative yoga class with Ciara Collins Atkins.

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Yoga for your life online event

See a bunch more EYP teachers blending the work with their style.
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Yoga for sex, love & intimacy

3 hours of recorded videos from this live EYP event.

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Yoga videos from Embodiment Conference

10 yoga videos from international teachers including Peter Blackaby, Tara Judelle, Lisa Petersen, Julie Martin, Christopher Wallis, Christopher Gladwell, and Darya Pepelyaeva.

FAQ's

General

Practical

Course breakdown

How does it work?

Generally, each module requires you to watch videos, reflect on learning, and make notes for yourself.

You can post questions or comments to the private Facebook group for EYP teachers and trainees, and can attend regular community video calls.

Would you like a sneak preview?

We would like to try to ensure that you know what you will get when you join the training, and how the content is structured. Watch this video about the online course system to get you a feel of how it works.

Each module has a series of videos and text, and reflections on your learning, many have accompanying PDF documents.

If you would like more information you can see a breakdown of the modules.

Qualification

Summary of the EYP Online Teacher Training

  • 100+ videos
  • 26 experiential videos to guide you personally
  • 26 technical videos to help you teach the poses
  • Live recorded themed workshops
  • Videos on embodiment theory
  • Videos on safety, ethics, trauma awareness
  • Regular live video community calls
  • Private facebook group for teachers and trainees
  • Opportunities for Q and A's
  • One to one call with senior teacher (included)
  • Join an international community of teachers

PLUS FREE BONUS MATERIAL

 (bonuses normally sold for £200 if bought separately)

  • Restorative yoga video
  • Vinyasa flow videos
  • Videos from Yoga for your life online event
  • Videos from Yoga for sex, love & intimacy event
  • Yoga videos from Embodiment Conference 2018
  • Special offers on mentorings with senior EYP teachers
  • 3 free e-books on centring, yoga

what people say

What some experienced yoga teachers have gained from EYP

Payment options

 To celebrate releasing this training, to get initial feedback and frankly pay the fancy film people, we are offering early bird special offers.
Early bird open until mid December - 50% off
£500
(normally £999)

You can enroll with either a one-off payment of £500
(approx. $640/€580 - thank Brexit!) or three monthly payments of £200.

Click on an enroll button below, and you will be directed to a secure payment page to pay by card, or paypal. After payment you will receive an email receipt and be redirected to the training welcome page.

£200

x3 monthly payments

£500

Single payment

£650

Single payment
Includes 3 x 50 minutes private coaching with senior teacher.

Special pricing for skint people and Lulu Lemon

If you genuinely can’t afford the training but think it looks great and are involved in using yoga in charity work (e.g. with homeless people, trauma survivors, or special needs kids), then mail us and we’ll work something out. If you’re a Lulu Lemon board member however then the price is three x £666 (because you’re Satan).

100% money back guarantee

guarantee
If you aren't delighted by the quality of the video content and training within 30 days we will refund your money and give you a free unicorn horn. OK, no horn, but we are confident you’ll like it, so the money back thing is real.

Any questions?

If you have questions before enrolling you can contact me.

Vidyadasa

Vidyadasa

Course administrator, web designer + EYP Teacher

Alllriggghhtt (thats Scottish for hello). I will be your training course administrator, I have set up this online learning system for your benefit, and will be here to help you, every step of the way. I'm on the other end of an email, whats app message, video call or send a raven if you prefer. If you have any issues you can contact me and I will respond swiftly.

Arrange a call?

Phone call, or video call using Zoom or Skype.

Chat on Whats App.

Or ask questions later!

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