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Ganja Yoga Essentials

A Yoga Alliance certified
50-Hour Continuing Education Teacher Training, with Ganja Yoga founder and author, Dee Dussault

2019 dates

01/09 ~ Hollywood
4/20 ~ JAMAICA

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:

  • complete training
    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.

  • cannabis Education
    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!"

los angeles: $800 ($700 EARLY BIRD, 60 days or longer before training day1)

SEND A 50% deposit via PAYPAL TO YOUR *FRIEND* (DEEDUSSAULT@GMAIL.COM), OR A VENMO TO @DEE-DUSSAULT. be sure to note which month you’re signing up for!

* not included: 1. READING MATERIALS (approx $60), yoga mats, meals, cannabis, or lodging. (there are limited on-site lodging options, please inquire. otherwise, the zipcode is 90028).

for meals, WE'LL HAVE AMPLE TIME EACH DAY TO PREPARE AND ENJOY MEALS ON-SITE or get DELIVERY. each person does their own food, with a family-style potluck buffet with our new friends on the last night of the training. cannabis is byo to keep it legal.

jamaica: $1800 ($1700 Early bird)

register through the naturopathic medicine conference website.

price includes ganja yoga ytt, meals, airport transportation, and lodging.
* not included: 1. READING MATERIALS (approx $60), yoga mat.

Designed EXCLUSIVELY for those age 21+ who are already certified (200/500 hour) yoga teachers OR AT LEAST 51% COMPLETE THEIR TRAINING.


100% refund IF over 60 days til the training start-date.
- OTHERWISE, MINUS 25% (or transfer to a future training).
- IF WITHIN A WEEK of the start-date, NO REFUND or transfer given.