2023 - 2025

SEYT Student Handbook

Program Details

SEYT is an 800 hour program that involves curriculum from the following five categories that contain 11 courses:

Category 1.0:  Yoga Foundations - Embodiment and Philosophy

  • 1.1:  Embodying Yoga Philosophy and History

  • 1.2:  Embodied āyurveda

Category 2.0:  Biomedical and Psychological Foundations

  • 2.1: Living Anatomy through Embodiment

  • 2.2: Anatomy and Physiology for the Yoga Therapist

  • 2.3: Foundations for Understanding and Exploring Human Suffering

Category 3.0:  Yoga Therapy Tools and Therapeutic Skills

  • 3.1: Embodiment Practices for the Yoga Therapist

  • 3.2: Yoga Therapy Tools

  • 3.3: Therapeutic Relationship

  • 3.4:  Principles and Skills for Education Clients and Working in Groups

Category 4.0:  Practicum

  • 4.1: Practicum

Category 5.0:  Professional Practices

  • 5.1:  Professional Practices

For all course descriptions please see our SYLLABUS

Our program is 800 hours broken down in this format. Please note, anything labeled as "in-person" shifts to online synchronous via Zoom when it's not safe to travel due to the COVID-19 Pandemic:  ​​

  • Residential - Synchronous hours:  568

    • In-person:  300

      • 5 in-person modules: 8.5 days, 60 hours each

    • Live via zoom:  180

      • 3 synchronous, live via Zoom modules: 8.5 days, 60 hours each.

      • Quarterly Meetings:  8, 1-day, weekend meeting, in between each module, 6 hours each.

      • 1: 1 or small group Mentorship of Core Project:  10 hours

      • 1: 1 or small group Mentorship of Practicum:  30 hours

  • Choice to attend synchronously or asynchronously – Distance learning

    • 82 hours:  weekly two-hour meetings described above comprised of module curriculum from the courses:  1.1, 1.2, 2.2, 2.3, 3.2, and 5.1. Students may choose to attend these live via Zoom (synchronously), or watch the recordings (asynchronously), which would be considered “distance education”.  

  • Asynchronous hours: 150 practicum hours

    • 150 of which are practicum hours

Academic Calendar
Click here for full details of the 2023-2025 academic calendar. Subject to change before April 2023.