Yoga Therapy Training Courses in Canada

Published: Dec 30, 2021 | Updated: Oct 23, 2022

Yoga Therapy Training Courses in Canada

In this post you’ll find an overview of Yoga schools, institutes, and instructors in Canada that offer Yoga Therapy training courses, workshops, and programs.

Yoga Therapy is a complete, holistic approach to health and wellbeing based on applying Yogic techniques. It’s still an emerging discipline, a coming of age modality, and both theory and practice are still heavily developing.

Typically, a Yoga therapist’s aim is to work with individual clients in order to alleviate or cure their physical, emotional, and/or mental discomforts and health conditions.

Techniques and methods used in Yoga Therapy may include Asanas (postures), breathing exercises, props, anatomy education, lifestyle coaching, and meditation, among others. Other elements added may be Ayurveda knowledge and treatments, acupressure, and Massage Therapy.

Yoga Therapy and therapists tend to specialize in certain domains (physical, emotional or mental, for instance) or in tackling certain specific health conditions, such as knee pains, arthritis, back pains, anxiety, spinal injuries, post-traumatic stress disorder, genetical or reproductive issues, and so on.

A Yoga Therapy training takes between two and three years (800 to 1000 hours), usually on top of an already completed 200 or 300 hours Yoga Teacher Training and considerable experience with teaching Yoga.

Currently, the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) is the leading organization in the field of Yoga Therapy, committed to advancing education, training, and research, and the professional development of its members.

Below then our overview of the Yoga Therapy training providers in Canada we’ve spotted.

Yoga Therapy Training in Canada

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Ajna Yoga Studio

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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 British Columbia, Victoria   

Atlas Yoga Studio

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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Hamilton, Cambridge, Mississauga, Ontario     

Centre for Ayurveda & Indian Systems of Healing | CAISH

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Ontario, Toronto  

Dharma Yoga

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Hamilton, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Regina, Saskatoon, Alberta, British Columbia, Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Montreal, Ontario, Ottawa, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Toronto, Vancouver, Winnipeg   

Equilibrium Yoga

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Montreal, Quebec  

Functional Synergy

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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Alberta, Calgary   

Heaven on Earth

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Hamilton, Mississauga, Ontario   

H~OM Yoga Health Center

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Montreal, Quebec   

Institut Satyam Tantra Yoga

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Montreal, Quebec   

Karma Yoga

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Comox, Hamilton, Labrador, Manitoba, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Regina, Saskatoon, Vancouver Island, Alberta, British Columbia, Calgary, Edmonton, Halifax, Montreal, Ontario, Ottawa, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Toronto, Vancouver, Victoria, Winnipeg   

Kirk Yoga

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 British Columbia, Pemberton 

Lotus Moon Yoga

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Alberta, Edmonton 

Mandorla Yoga Institute

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Alberta, Calgary   

Master Yoga School and Yoga

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Ontario, Scarborough, Toronto   

Naada Yoga

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Montreal, Quebec   

Nurture Yoga Therapy

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Montreal, Quebec   

Pain Care U

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Naramata, British Columbia  

PranaShanti Yoga Centre

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Ontario, Ottawa   

Qualicum Beach Sanctuary

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Qualicum Beach, British Columbia   

Sadhana Yoga & Massage Therapy

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 British Columbia, Salt Spring Island, Vancouver   

The School of Embodied Yoga Therapy

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Ontario, Ottawa   

The Yoga Studio College of Canada

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Steveston, Alberta, British Columbia, Calgary, Richmond, Vancouver   

Trauma Informed Yoga Therapy Canada

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Ontario, Ottawa  

Vancouver School of Healing Arts | VSOHA

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 British Columbia, Vancouver   

Yoga Grove

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Ontario, Toronto   

Yoga Therapy International | Viniyoga Vancouver

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 British Columbia, Vancouver  

Yoga Therapy Toronto

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Ontario, Toronto   

Yoga Within

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Alberta, Edmonton   

YogaFit Canada

INTERNET SITE(S)
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COUNTRIES
 Canada
PLACES
 Ontario, Toronto      

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Book - Yoga Reference Guide eBook - Tantric and Taoist Massage and Bodywork Book - Life Force & Energy Healing Book - Yoga and Massage eBook + Video - Wat Pho’s Rue-Si Datton Ascetic Self-Stretching Exercises Book - Ayurvedic Massages


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