Sianna ShermanSan Francisco, CA
About the Teacher
Sianna Sherman is an internationally celebrated yoga teacher who shares her passionate voice with devotion, deep practice and soulful teaching. She is known as an inspired storyteller and as an activator for bringing community together through consciously collective gatherings. Her initiation into the fires of yoga occurred in 1989, and she has been immersed in the practices ever since. In 2008, she was featured in Yoga Journal as one of 21 talented young teachers shaping the future of yoga worldwide. Sianna weaves alignment, therapeutics, potent sequencing, mythology, Tantra and the power of the practices with accessibility for everyday transformation. Her Mythic Yoga Flow offerings have garnered a global following where she pours mythic consciousness into the embodied art of yoga with unhindered creativity and love. She is a certified Anusara yoga teacher, a columnist for Origin magazine, and a contributor of online classes through YogaGlo. Sianna has released her first yoga instructional DVD, Pranam, an inner journey of alchemy and alignment with the four elements. Most recently, Sianna launched the Manifesto Movement, which calls out to all people to share their voice, declare their truth, and use their empowerment for the greater good of the collective whole. With immense respect for all traditions, Sianna bows to the light and wisdom of all her teachers on this path of the heart awakening.
The Anusara yoga Immersion program is a 100-hour training designed for the enthusiastic student who wishes to delve into the practice of Anusara Yoga in a playful and expansive way. It also meets the prerequisites of Anusara Yoga certification. In this comprehensive training, students will study every aspect of Anusara yoga in detail. This includes: all asanas from the Level 1 and 2 syllabi, yoga philosophy, all components of the biomechanics and the opportunity to be with great company and in the circle of friendship. In 2012, Sianna will be offering the full immersion program in both North America and Europe.
The Art of Teaching program explores the essential Anusara teaching methodologies. Every aspect of teaching Anusara yoga is practiced in a safe and supportive environment to help each teacher trainee flourish and soar to new heights.
Some areas of focus will include:
~ Inspiring the students to move from inside out
~ Using effective language skills
~ Weaving heart-felt themes and philosophy into classes
~ Powerful sequencing for all levels of students
~ Taking the seat of the teacher
~ Verbal and manual adjustments
~ Therapeutic applications
Prerequisite: Completion of a 100-hour Anusara Immersion program. Completing both the Immersion and Teacher Training programs will fulfill the requirements for the 200-hour Certification with Yoga Alliance. The hours you accrue are credited toward Anusara yoga certification.