Pain Care Aware Yoga Certification with Shelly Prosko
March 4 @ 3:00 pm - March 6 @ 2:30 pm| $595
Pain Care Aware™ is a program for yoga professionals, fitness professionals and healthcare professionals who work with people in pain.
“Our mission is to decrease the impact of pain on society through traditional yoga teachings and pain science, lead by compassionate hearts of service”.
PCA does not seek to treat pain, but rather to recognize that pain is a human condition and that our language and approach can be adapted to support students experiencing pain during yoga.
Step 1 – Foundations Course is a self-paced, online, 30-hour course.
Completion of the Foundations Course is a pre-requisite to the Full PCA certification.
Sign up HERE for the Foundations Course and start when you are ready!
Step 2 – Shelly Prosko, physiotherapist, yoga therapist, educator, co-editor/author of Yoga and Science in Pain Care, and pioneer of PhysioYoga, will be offering part 2, the 20 hour practical component, for completion of your full PCA teaching certificate.
You can complete this final portion of the PCA certification LIVE ONLINE with Shelly on
March 4-6, 2022:
Friday: 3-7 pm MT
Saturday: 9am – 3:30 pm MT
Sunday: 9am – 2:30 pm MT
Option: if above times do not suit your schedule, one-on-one mentorship with Shelly to complete step 2 is also available upon request!
**To register for step 2 with Shelly on Mar 4-6, 2022, please contact Shelly HERE
In this course, teachers learn, practice, and teach:
- new, compassionate language and class cueing skills
- awareness and regulation techniques
- class sequencing for balance and ease
- how to guide students when there is pain in asana
Together we also:
- review and test knowledge of pain science and yoga concepts
- receive feedback from your peers
- participate in classes, offering peer insight in community
- become a part of a growing community of Pain Care Aware yoga teachers
Ideal for yoga teachers, health practitioners, and other professionals trained in guiding movement (fitness instructors, therapists, Pilates instructors).
Investment for full PCA certification:
Step 1: $395 CAD – 30 hours, pre-recorded, online, self-paced, start anytime, register HERE
Step 2: $595 CAD – 20 hours, Live Online with Shelly, contact Shelly to register HERE