Yoga Alliance Certified 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Course In Atlanta

~ Become An Expert Yoga Teacher at The Open Mind Center! ~

The Open Mind Center’s 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training Program in Atlanta provides students with a vast array of knowledge and tools to help facilitate a journey of self-inquiry, personal practice and reflection. Within a supportive learning environment The Open Mind Center Yoga Teacher Training guides students to broaden their own practice of yoga and awaken the teacher within.

Yoga Alliance Certified Program

The 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training Curriculum:

  • Yoga Asanas
  • Fundamentals of Yoga Philosophy
  • History of Yoga
  • Teaching Methodology and Practicum
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Intelligent Sequencing for Beginner, Pre-Natal, Gentle, Restorative, Yin, Basic Flow, Vinyasa and Power Classes
  • Pranayama
  • Subtle Energy – Chakras and Koshas
  • Inspirational teaching
  • Ayurvedic Principles
  • Meditation
  • Relaxation
  • Effective communication through hands-on adjustments and clear verbal cues
  • Business of Yoga – Private/Corporate Yoga
  • Teaching to special populations, modifications and creating a safe environment
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The Open Mind Center’s  200-Hour Yoga Instructor Training  and Certification Program opens the doors for practitioners to find their own unique way to share the beautiful and ancient practice of Yoga with confidence and inspiration.

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What Our Students Say

Shane Melaugh

This training was amazing and the best investment I made in myself this year! Even if I never teach, this training was totally worth it for my personal soul growth!

Alice Thinkerton

Shane Melaugh

The instructor was wonderful She answered all my questions and was extremely clear with techniques and safety. The Open Mind center is a warm and inviting place to learn as well. I would recommend this training to anyone who wants to become a yoga instructor or anyone who wants to gain further understanding of yoga.

Cameron Alastair

200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training & Yoga Alliance FAQs

I have only been practicing for six months. Can I take the training?

I am not able to do many of the advanced postures. Can I take the program?

I don’t think I want to be a yoga teacher. Is that ok?

Can I miss a weekend? Do I have to do the entire training?

Where is the training located?

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What is your refund policy for the Teacher Training Program?

Will I need to apply for Yoga Alliance accreditation separately? How do I go about that?

Meet Your Highly Qualified Yoga Teachers

 David Lecomte, B.A. (Psych.), M.Ed., Ph.D. (Candidate) shifted from a competitive squash career of 30 years to find yoga. He found that yoga completely cured his intolerable back pain. With his love of teaching and wellness, he committed to taking his yoga practice to the next level through both 200 and 500-hour yoga teacher training certification. He is now a Yoga Alliance Certified/Registered Yoga Instructor. He has taught yoga and meditation from the intimate boutique studios to the large fitness facilities. His educational background is in psychology and education.

Alicia Shoemake's passion for teaching yoga stems from over 13 years in Psychology, and over 9 years of experience with alternative therapies healing herself from chronic inflammation. She started her 200 Hour Yoga Alliance Certified Program in 2017 with LifePower Yoga, and recently completed her 300 Hour Certification. Alicia recognizes that every student’s journey is unique, fulfilling and life-affirming, and supports her students with a wide variety of life experience. She has worked in a variety of settings including small and large studios, home studios, goat yoga, and corporate yoga. Alicia offers a progressive approach to yoga with her active lifestyle and positive energy. Her areas of expertise are: Bhakti Yoga, Ashtanga, Guided Visualization, Advanced Breathwork, Essential Oils and live instrumentals.

For offline registration you can also visit us at :
The Open Mind Center,
1575 Old Alabama Rd, Suite 213,
Roswell, GA 30076
Email : info@theopenmindcenter.com