College of Education

Peace Through Yoga Certification Workshop

June 3-27, 2013

Taught by Sally Bassett-Brown and Christine Yovanovich

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Peace Through Yoga and the Butler College of Education will offer a certification course for yoga trainers June 3-27, 2013, at Butler.  Classes will be held Monday through Saturday from 8 am - 6 pm.  Peace Through Yoga instructors Christine Yovanovich and Sally Bassett-Brown will lead the 200-hour course, along with guest instructors.

Session topics will include alignment and anatomy, cuing students verbally and through hands-on adjustments, meditation and mindfulness techniques, yogic philosophy and history, and the "Business of Yoga," effective marketing of yourself as a successful yoga instructor.

About the Instructors

Sally Bassett-Brown has studied yoga for close to two decades with some of the world's top teachers.  She teaches a variety of styles ranging from gentle to power yoga.  She also leads trips internationally teaching Vinyasa Yoga, to all levels as well as the local children in the destinations. Sally Bassett-Brown founded Peace through Yoga, located in Indianapolis and Zionsville, Ind.

A full-time instructor since 2006, Yovanovich has taught numerous classes focused on yoga for therapeutic and restorative aims, stress reduction, and strength building. She has lead instruction for schools, corporations, and non-profit organizations. She developed a "Yoga and Cultivating Creativity" workshop which she has presented frequently in the Indianapolis area and Ft. Wayne.


Cost for the Butler workshop is $2,500*. University lodging will be provided for out-of-town students for an additional cost.

Participants can choose to earn 3-credit hours in education for successful course completion; a $500 fee is applicable.

*This workshop is not eligible for tuition remission.


Click here to register.

Enrollment is limited to 20 students. For any questions, including cost and details about housing, please contact Cindy Smith at or 317-940-8464.

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