A Christian Yoga Association School meets CYA’s education standards with qualified lead trainers teaching from a Christ centered curriculum. CYA Schools may also provide continued education and speciality programs.
Founder of URW is Jamie Cuffia, a Registered Christian Yoga Therapist, R-CYATH, and trained as a Master Holy Yoga Instructor, Yoga Therapist and Certified through YogaFaith for Trauma Sensitive Yoga, R-TSYF. With over 1000 hours of unique yoga trainings, Jamie offers a special and intimate, Christ-Centered teacher training in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. She also offers private Yoga Therapy sessions.
CYA is honored to have Uprooted Replanted Wellness as a Registered Christian Yoga School and CYA Therapist.
Doraine Bennett and Jeanetta Bodie have offered Christ centered Continued Education Trainings, Workshops as well as a 200 hour Teacher Training with a focus on Vinyasa and Iyengar, since 2017. Founder Doraine opened Yoga Inspired in 2014. She is also a children’s book author with over 30 books published!
Their training includes Certification through New Day Yoga, Eddy Marks & Mary Obendorfer (Iyengar), Jules Mitchell, Leslie Howard (pelvic floor), Livia Cohen Shapiro (anusara/psychology), Gina Minyard (Ayerveda) Online workshops with Jenni Rawlings and Sadie Nardini
Founder Michelle Thielen is a Registered Christian Yoga Master Trainer, R-CYAMT. Often called the Yoga Pastor as she travels and speaks around the world aiding with the restoration of those who suffer from trauma, intense anxiety or depression into healing and freedom. As a Trauma Sensitive Yoga Trainer, she is passionate about helping others find their purpose and living it out loud while here on earth! To read an in depth journey into Christian Yoga, you can read her first book Stretching Your Faith.
YogaFaith is a Founding Cornerstone School with the Christian Yoga Association.
Christian Yoga Association Continued Education Providers
A Christian Yoga Association Continued Education Provider meets CYA’s education standards with qualified lead trainers teaching from a Christ centered curriculum.
Patchwork Fitness offers a wide variety of fitness instruction and continued education opportunities. Both, private and group yoga instruction at your place of business, church or private dwelling with her R-YFT-200. Also available is private and group golf lessons with a Class A, PGA Golf Professional
Patchwork Fitness became CYA’s first Founding Cornerstone CEP in June of 2018!
PO Box 14753 San Luis Obispo, CA 93442, (805) 5504536
Workshops for teachers: (Non-intimidating) Advanced Anatomy and Alignment for the Yoga Teacher, Strategic Sequencing for the Yoga Teacher, Creative and Corrective Cueing for the Yoga Teacher, Fine-tuning your sun salutations, Understanding Chakras from a Christian Perspective…and many many more possibilities– that blend high-quality yoga with sweet grace-centered truth. For students and teachers alike.