Therapeutic & Restorative Yoga Training

Therapeutic & Restorative Yoga Certification

A certification path for those who are certified yoga teachers, body workers & practitioners, and counselors. This Path of Study focuses on working with older adults, and those managing or recovering from chronic pain and illness. We ask that you are enrolled or have completed a 200hr Yoga Training program, or have a certification in one of the fields above.


How to become Therapeutic & Restorative Certified…


200 Hours Certification

200 Hour Certification from any school

Step 2:


Register for Courses

These may be taken in any order, or at the same time.

Step 3:

Fill out the Application

Fill out the application to receive your Certification Packet and get started with your outside projects. This packet includes mentorship with the program instructors.

Register for Therapeutic & Restorative Training Courses

Required Courses

(Total minimum contact hours needed: 125)

What will this program do for me?

You will learn how to set up both group classes and a private practice offering Restorative and Therapeutic Yoga that will assist clients in making friends with their bodies. You will be trained to work with clients on an individual basis so you can correctly identify the appropriate tools that will assist in promoting wellbeing and a sense of coming home to the body, using prescribed yoga asanas, relaxation practices, muscular release and more.

This training consists of 8 required courses, 1 Private Lesson and a final project packet.

These may be taken in any order, or at the same time. Please take an accumulation of the hours listed for each category.

  • Chair Yoga Teacher Training
  • Therapeutics Yoga Teacher Training
  • Anatomy 102
  • 2 Anatomy for Everybody modules of your choice
  • Introduction to Restorative Yoga
  • Restorative Yoga Teacher Training
  • Meditation and Mindfulness Retreat
  • 1 Private Lesson with Anne Ondrey

Your Instructors

Jennifer Langsdale
Director of Training

Are you an out-of-towner who needs a place to stay while taking this training?*

Check out our Lake Erie Cottage!
(subject to availability)
*Ask if a student rate is available!

Refund Policy

This program is a commitment. There are no refunds 75 days prior to the start date of this training. There is a 25% return fee over 75 days prior to the start date for 200 Hour, Inner Wisdom® and Continuing Education trainings. Certain exceptions may be granted per the decision of the director of training based on need and severity of the situation. In these situations, a student may be able to make up the course the next time it occurs, by approval of the instructor.

Awaken Yoga School is a Yoga Alliance Registered School
Yoga Alliance Accredited