Day

Time

Event

Presenter(s)

Fri

Sep 29

2p - 7p

Registration



6p - 7p

Buffet Dinner



7p - 9p

Opening Ceremony & Interviews with Mr. Desikachar's long-time students

Kate Holcombe

Gary Kraftsow

Sonia Nelson

Sat

Sep 30

7a - 8a

Morning Asana

JJ Gormley


8a - 9a

Breakfast Break



9a - 12p

Cultivating Resilience As We Age: Yoga Therapy

Perspectives

Clare Collins



Cutting the “Knots” of the Heart (Hṛdaya-Granthi Bhedanam): Brāhma Granthi

Gary Kraftsow



The Anatomy of Breath, Spine, and Bandha

Leslie Kaminoff



Yogic Meditation: Pure, Simple, Direct

Richard Miller



Yoga: Linking to Your Healing Source

Sonia Nelson



​The Lower Back: Lessons from Desikachar and

Integrative Health Professionals

Larry Payne



Asana: Classical Vinyasa Krama as the

Foundation for Therapeutic Asana

Amy Wheeler


12p - 2p

Lunch



2:15p - 4p

Women's Panel Discussion: Yoga Therapy from

a Woman's Perspective

Clare Collins

Kate Holcombe

Sonia Nelson



Cutting the “Knots” of the Heart (Hṛdaya-Granthi Bhedanam): Viṣṇu Granthi

Gary Kraftsow



The Anatomy of Breath, Spine, and Bandha

Leslie Kaminoff



​Kernels of Truth: Core Healing and the Play of 

Opposites with the 7 Cakras

Richard Miller



​Yoga Off the Mat

Larry Payne



Pranayama: Classical Techniques as the Foundation for Healing and Beyond

Amy Wheeler


4p - 7p

Dinner Break



7p - 9p

Personal Interviews and Interviews on the Evoluion of the IAYT

Clare Collins

Leslie Kaminoff

John Kepner

Richard Miller

Larry Payne

Dilip Sarkar

Amy Wheeler

Sun

Oct 1

7a - 8a

Morning Asana

Laura Jane Mellencamp-Murphy


8a - 9a

Breakfast Break



9a - 11:15a

Cultivating Resilience As We Age: Yoga Therapy

Perspectives

Clare Collins



Cutting the “Knots” of the Heart (Hṛdaya-Granthi Bhedanam): Rudra Granth

Gary Kraftsow



The Anatomy of Breath, Spine, and Bandha

Leslie Kaminoff



Healing from Wholeness

Richard Miller



Yoga: Linking to Your Healing Source

Sonia Nelson



Yoga for Three Stages of Life in America

Larry Payne



Dharana, Dhyanam Samadhi: Classical Meditation Techniques as the Foundation for Mastery of Self, Healing, and Freedom

Amy Wheeler


11:30a - 12:30p

Final thoughts with all teachers

All

*Schedule and presenters subject to change


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2017 Schedule

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Expand your limits, deepen your understanding and knowledge of yoga therapy,
and move closer to your personal and professional summit.

2017 Yoga

Therapy  Summit 

SEPTEMBER 29-OCTOBER 1
CHICAGO