Yoga Therapist Certification Course

Yoga Therapy Certification Course (YTCC) is a complete and systematic yoga course that teaches therapeutic yoga applications for various ailments to help ourselves as well as others improve on specific health conditions.

It is composed of a 80 hour training programme (Approved by Ministry of Education,Malaysia) and provides thorough theoretical and practical sessions with interesting role plays,creative modifications,real client consultations and therapy sessions. You will learn therapeutic yoga applications with comprehensive illustrations, how to identify root cause of a problem, step wise management in using yoga therapy to treat common ailments.

Course Outline (updated syllabus)

*new edition

Yogic philosophy of health
Yogic Anatomy and Physiology
Different types of body constitution, its functions and the importance of balancing it
Useful Natural herbs and home remedies in combating common diseases
Science of Mudras in healing
Diet, food types and lifestyle and their relation to diseases.
Yogic management and prevention of various systems disorders.
  • Adapting and applying yogic therapy tools to individual needs,including asana, shatkarma, pranayama, and relaxation techniques
  • Guidance on choosing different asana for different diseases
  • Proper usage of props for various health conditions.
  • Importance of precision and alignment in restoring health
Basic anatomy and physiology of the human systems.
Different systems in the body and its normal functions
Common medical conditions and overview of modern medical treatments
X - ray reading skills and clinical blood results interpretations
Insight of physiotherapy and its role in Yoga Therapy
History taking,documentation and consultation skills
Yoga therapy regimen planning and execution
Consultation practical session with patient

Comprehensive syllabus addressing issues related to

  • Musculoskeletal system (cervical spondylitis and neck pain, knee pain, scoliosis, joint replacement rehabilitation and etc.)
  • Cardiovascular system
  • Respiratory system (influenza and etc.)
  • Digestive system  (indigestion, constipation, obesity, fatty liver and etc.)
  • Reproductive system (menses absent, fibroid, menopause and etc.)
  • Urinary system (urinary incontinence, urinary tract infection and kidney/ureter stone)
  • Endocrine system (hyperthyroidism/hypothyroidism)
  • Nervous system (migraine/headache, sleep disorders, and etc.)
  • Lymphatic system (varicose veins and bipedal oedema)

3 reasons to enrol Yoga Therapy Certification Course (YTCC)

Yoga Therapy is drug free, safe and practical

It intervenes at physical, psychological and emotional layers providing holistic healing

Its regimens are targeted to treat root cause and can be practiced alongside other treatments

It can be preventive, curative and complementary in its approach

YTCC at MAYI is approved by Ministry of Education, Malaysia

Integrated teaching comprised of Ayurveda, Yoga and Allopathy with coaching conducted at a convenient time

Trained by well experienced therapist with expertise in Allopathy, Yoga and Ayurveda

Structured syllabus which emphasizes on both theoretical and practical approach

Who should consider our programme to further enhance their career?

  • Professionals in nursing and health-care industry(Doctors/Nurses/Occupational therapist/Physiotherapist/Gym trainers/Physical therapist and others)
  • Professionals who attend to children with special needs
  • Professionals working with the disabled group of people and tending to the special needs of the community
  • People who care for the elderly and in-firmed in orphanages and old folks home
  • School teachers
  • Yoga instructors who wants to specialize in therapeutic healing
  • Novices interested in understanding yoga as a form of therapy

Our upcoming intakes

Commencement Date Location
6th May 2018 Brickfields
1st July 2018 Subang
18th August 2018 Brickfields
17th December 2018 Bangsar