Clinical Yoga Therapy Rx

Certificate in Clinical Yoga Therapy Rx
Classes begin Oct 27. Early Reg Discount by Sep 14.
Registration Open

A continuation of the basic and advanced core courses, this clinical introduction course provides a practicum preparation experience in a clinical setting, taught seminar style with live and standardized patients, and complete interaction with all students.

Program Benefits

Upon successful completion of the course, students will learn:

  • A number of respected views on applying Yoga Therapy in a clinical setting
  • The basic protocols of working in a public clinic including the observation of hands on experience with live clients

General Information

Course and program requirements, schedules and tuition are subject to change; and additional fees may be incurred for books and materials. Click here to review all policies prior to enrollment. For additional information, contact the Center for Religion and Spirituality at (310) 338-2799 or yoga@lmu.edu, or contact the program facilitators directly (listed below under 'Faculty').

  • Registration + Fees

    Begins: October 27, 2018 | REGISTER

    • Early Registration Discount. Register with full-tuition payment by September 14 to receive $150 off tuition.

    Prerequisite: This program is open to those who have completed one of prerequisites options: 

    1. Successful completion of Advanced Yoga Therapy Rx (YRTX 821)
    2. or is a licensed physician or physical therapist (MD, PT, OT, DC, DO, DDS) with RYT-200 credential.

    Course: YRTX 830

    Tuition: $3,485 | A minimum payment of $600 is required to register. Limited financial support is available with the Payne-Chapple Scholarship. Tuition payment plans are also available; please contact Academic Services in LMU Extension at 310.338.1971 to make arrangements.

  • Schedule

    Classes meet once a month on weekends (Saturday and Sunday) during the Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters.

    • October 27-28, 2018
    • November 17-18
    • December 15-16
    • January 19-20, 2019
    • February 23-24
    • March 9-10
    • April 6-7
    • April 27-28
    • June 8-9
    • July 6-7
    • July 20-21
    • August 17-18

    Location
    LMU Westchester Campus
    1 LMU Drive
    Los Angeles, CA 90045

  • Faculty

    Instructors

    Lecturers

    • Robert Birnberg
    • Art Brownstein, M.D.
    • Julie Carmen
    • Jamie Champion
    • Jnani Chapman
    • Lori Rubenstein Fazzio, D.P.T.
    • Eden Goldman, D.C.
    • Terra Gold
    • Linda Lack, Ph.D.
    • Eleni Tsikiras
    • Amy Wheeler, Ph.D.
    • Richard Usatine, M.D.
  • Course Requirements

    Students must complete a total of 13.0 semester hours in coursework with a letter grade of 'B-' or higher in each course to receive a certificate of completion. Please refer to the course catalog for required text, class meeting location, and other general information.

    Coursework: YRTX 830

  • Course Descriptions

    YRTX 830
    Yoga Therapy Rx III Clinic
    13.0 Semester Hours

    Yoga Therapy is a synthesis of the ageless wisdom from the East with the most recent knowledge in complementary health from the West, and is a means to manage illness or facilitate healing. This course is a supervised practicum in clinical Yoga Therapy. Students will experience the clinical setting with live and standardized patients, and complete interaction with all program participants. Prerequisite: Yoga Therapy Rx II or concurrent enrollment, or other instruction.