David Swenson Tools & Techniques for Teachers workshop dives into his method of teaching style.
David is renowned for his fun, flexible and accommodating approach to teaching. In addition, he has trained many successful yoga teachers over his long career. In this workshop he shares teaching skills to create patience, insight, sensitivity, and the ability to communicate clearly. David ensures that teaching can be inclusive and meet the needs of every individual practitioner no matter what their level of ability is.
This workshop is great for teachers, those just wanting to gain more insights into personal practice or for helping others with theirs. David looks at ways to work with people with a healthy body, as well as those with injuries or special conditions that limit their ability. In addition we explore specific conditions and situations. There is the opportunity for practical work either alone or with partners, if you have them.
David Swenson’s practice manual is one of the most popular ashtanga books in print with over 10 million copies sold worldwide. He has an exceptional ability in yoga. However, he has a great talent for breaking every asana down into clear, easy to follow instructions. In addition, David offers modifications which make the practice accessible to anyone who wants to make the effort. He truly believes that Ashtanga yoga is for everyone.
David Swenson Tools & Techniques for Teachers was recorded on Zoom. March 2021
2 hours including Q&A.
Available to view for 90 days.