A fusion of Restorative yoga. Yin yoga, Gentle Mobility, Yoga Nidra,  Subtle anatomy, neuroscience relating to the stress and trauma response, pranayama and meditation. 

Jan 22nd-23rd, Feb 19th-20th, March 19th-20th 2022

 This training is suitable for students who wish to explore Restorative Yoga or teachers who wish to learn Restorative Yoga, Yoga Nidra, Mudras, Subtle Anatomy and more in the comfort of their own home. The training will be held live on  Zoom where students have the oppertunity to ask questions and receive feedback. Upon completion of the training, you will have access to the GLY Members Online Training Platform, where you can re-watch the live lectures whenever you like. Teachers who complete this CPD can use the 50 hours towards CE credits and towards building up towards 300 hr GLY accreditation. 



The science relating to the relaxation response

How to sequence Restorative Yoga Classes

Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras in relaxation to moving beyond stress, anxiety and trauma towards contentment and wellness.

The science and benefits of pranayama

The science of neuroplasticity in relation to yoga, meditation and pain relief

Balancing the the nervous system in relation to the trauma response

The biology of trauma and how it effects the nervous system, endocrine system, digestive system and immune system

How the fight flight response effects muscular tone.

Energetic physiology : chakras, vayus. doshas and gunas. 

The art of holding space



Restorative poses and sequencing

Yin Yoga poses and sequencing

How and when to use props



Interoception practices

Somatic breathwork meditation

Yoga Nidra – using scripted processes 

Activating the Vagus Nerve and dispelling tension through sound and chant. 




9.00 a.m. – 6.00 p.m. daily


Full fees – €600 euros
Early Bird price before Dec 1st – €525
Depost – €150

Price of this CPD plus the Myofascial Mobility Yoga CPD– €800
Deposit for both CPDS €250

Prices include free PDF manual. 


This training is suitable for  qualified yoga teachers, who wish to teach restorative yoga and integrate the other aspects of the curriculum into their teachings. It is also suitable for experienced students who want to build up their teacher training hours but are not ready to complete their 200 hr foundation training. 

Teachers who complete this CPD can use the 40 hours towards CE credits and towards building up towards 300 hr GLY accreditation. 


As restorative yoga uses props, you will need to create your own home studio for the training. 

  • 1 x yoga mat
  • 2 bricks  (Please note bricks are brick shaped; whereas blocks are flatter and rectangular, more like an A4 sheet)
  • 1 bolster (you can substitute with cushions but we recommend not) 
  • 1 x yoga strap
  • 1 or 2 Blankets


Secure your place now with deposit or pay in full.
Please fill in our online application form or email us directly at carol@greenlotusyoga.com to register.

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