Ganja Yoga™ Essentials
A Yoga Alliance certified
50-Hour Continuing Education Teacher Training, with Ganja Yoga founder and author, Dee Dussault
01/09 ~ Hollywood
4/20 ~ JAMAICA
07/24 ~ HOLLYWOOD
11/06 ~ HOLLYWOOD
Dee Dussault has been offering cannabis enhanced yoga classes since 2009. She coined the phrase ganja yoga, taught the practice with thousands of people in over a dozen states, has had her classes featured in the new york times and glamour,and was the first westerner to do so publicly.
she even wrote the harper collins book on it.
dee suffered a yoga injury and doesn’t want others to.
a big part of the training is unlearning some bad yoga biomechanics: leave knowing common alignment mistakes your students (and other yoga teachers!) often make.
the 50-hour program also includes:
in conducting safe, all-levels, relaxation-based weed-YOGA classes, from the person that has been facilitating them for nine years. includes the medicinal, spiritual, and historical use of cannabis and all troubleshooting. ;)
gy ytt Manual
with common injury-causing Yoga postures, modifications, and Instruction on poses best-suited to cannabis enhanced practice.
Information and support
on marketing and business, including best practices for working with sponsors, within your local laws, and finding sponsorship opportunities.
the full 411 on the importance of organic, heirloom cannabis varieties, permaculture and living soil, - and, most importantly developing your unique healing relationship with the plant.
Certification of course completion
(and 42.5 yoga alliance credits!)
35 in-person hours
los angeles: wednesday afternoon until sunday afternoon
jamaica: mon-sat, more chill/retreat style days
plus APPROX.15-HOURS OF READING BEFORE HAND. Information will be balanced with experiential practices and opportunities to share with your cohort.
Note: the jamaica ytt is part of a conference in naturopathic medicine and the endocannabinoid system. - register for that training trhough their site!
“GYTT was so much more than a teacher training, it was a coming together of a movement from all across the globe. I say globe because this group is taking it all over the world, showing people what is possible and bringing love into the dark places that need light.”
"I'm so immensely grateful for this training. It was thorough, knowledgeable, hands-on, and approachable, and you seamlessly shared the behind-the-scenes aspects to putting on Ganja Yoga classes. Biomechanics is going to change my life. Toke on!"