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Gold Sponsors

Vivekananda Yoga University (VaYU)

Vivekananda Yoga University (VaYU) is the 1st Yoga University in the World outside of India, and, focuses on Graduate Teaching and Research. Since 2020, VaYU is offering a 21-month, 4-semester, Online Master of Science (Yoga) with a 1-week residency per year.

Become a Master in Yoga in the confines of your home and study at your own pace. Weekly face-to-face classes with a flipped-classroom approach.

VaYU curriculum uses an evidence-based scientific approach, holistic Yoga, and is built on a core of Yoga theory, therapy, and research. First Online MS (Yoga) cohort graduating in June 2022 with Yoga Philosophy, Yoga Therapy, or Yoga Research specialization. Fall & Spring enrollment.

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Nicole DeAvilla

Nicole has a deep passion for helping yoga therapy professionals thrive. You can do what you love, joyfully increase your income and have more time to work in your genius zone, serving and growing. Nicole uses her strength as a strategic thinker and ability to make things happen to help you accomplish your mission.

Over the past 38 years Nicole has worked every angle of a yoga professional. She guides you with her cutting edge knowledge gleaned from science and tech while being spiritually grounded, to help you produce meaningful results.

Websites, Learning Platforms, Mentoring, Marketing, Coaching, Consulting, Essential Oils

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Silver Sponsors

The Ayurvedic Institute

The Ayurvedic Institute is the premier school for deepening your studies in Ayurveda and Yoga in the West. Founded by Vaidya Vasant Lad, BAM&S, MASc, The Ayurvedic Institute offers full-time and supplemental instruction in all studies in Ayurveda & Yoga. Visit us at ayurveda.com for more information regarding our programming.



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Inner Atlas

Inner Atlas is a whole patient care program with a comprehensive curriculum that integrates current studies on neuroanatomy, medical therapies and yoga therapy curriculum to help patients play an active role in their healing process and transform their relationship with their individual diagnosis.

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LMU Center for Religion and Spirituality

The LMU Center for Religion and Spirituality is an interdisciplinary center of learning dedicated to continuing education for the general public. Our IAYT-accredited Yoga Therapy Program prepares yoga instructors and other professionals to serve clients with health challenges in private, group, and clinical settings.



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Mount Madonna Institute

Study Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy on a mountaintop campus in California, tucked into the redwoods, overlooking Monterey Bay. This IAYT accredited and NAMA recognized program is steeped in the knowledge that self-development and healing is possible through the disciplined study, practice and contemporary application of these ancient wisdoms.

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Pain Care Aware

Pain Care Aware provides certification programs and online trainings for yoga therapists, teachers and healthcare professionals intending to decrease the impact of pain on individuals and society through traditional yoga teachings, pain science, and compassionate hearts of service.




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PIES Fitness Yoga Studio

PIES Holistic Yoga Therapy experientially embodies trauma sensitive, justice focused, and transformation centered scaffolding strategies to train yoga therapists to create inclusive and accessible spaces where all beings impacted by psychological and biomedical conditions are welcomed, heard, valued, and seen while achieving physical, intellectual, emotional, and spiritual health and well-being.

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Sequence Wiz

Organize your students’ records and make your yoga therapy practice run more smoothly with Sequence Wiz Student Management System for yoga therapists. Create student profiles, design custom forms, visually map your students’ concerns, keep records of your sessions, and design yoga practices. Sequence Wiz is encrypted, secure, and HIPAA compliant.

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Society for Integrative Oncology

Founded in 2003, the Society for Integrative Oncology is the premier multi-disciplinary professional organization for integrative oncology. SIO’s mission is to advance evidence-informed, comprehensive, integrative healthcare to improve the lives of people affected by cancer worldwide. Integrative therapies are used alongside standard cancer treatment and have benefits for symptom management and improved quality of life.

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Yoga Life Style

For more than two decades, Yoga Life Style and bheka Yoga Supply have been providing high-quality gear and related items to the therapeutic yoga community. We are proud to provide a quality teacher training book collection and props through our website. This enables us to create the bookstore at the Symposium on Yoga Therapy and Research. 

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Yoga North

Yoga North ISYI offers opportunities in SomaYoga with Yoga Therapy Certification, Teacher Training, and In-depth Ayurveda, Yoga, & Somatic Studies. Led by Yoga Therapist and Somatic Educators, Ann Maxwell C-IAYT, MA, SE and Molly McManus C-IAYT, SE, AHC. Our innovative curriculum and pairing of the neuromuscular re-education discipline of Somatics with the ancient wisdom of yoga is a unique blend. Our commitment to supporting human excellence and reducing suffering is our True North.

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Bronze Sponsors

American Viniyoga Institute

The American Viniyoga Institute® (AVI) is an organization of yoga students and professionals who share core values and are guided by the spirit of the Viniyoga tradition. We are dedicated to offering high quality educational experiences. Our goal is to contribute to the professions of yoga teaching and Yoga Therapy through educational programs, publications, products, and public service for diverse populations. ANCIENT INSIGHT - MODERN HEALING 

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Embodied Philosophy

Embodied Philosophy (EP) is a school of interdisciplinary, contemplative education that bridges the gap between historical, text-based scholarship and the embodied practices that arise from contemplative texts and traditions. We strive to balance an appreciation for the variety of ways that these embodied practices have been adapted and changed to fit the modern era, alongside an awareness of the need for greater depth, cultural sensitivity, and spiritually-informed citizenship.



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Maryland University of Integrative Health

Pursue your passion with Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH). Earn a Master of Science in Yoga Therapy to be eligible to apply for the Certified Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT) credential offered by the IAYT. Or, advance your Yoga Therapy career with one of our supporting degree and certification programs.


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Art of Living Retreat Center

Opened in 2012, The Art of Living Retreat Center is the newest outgrowth of the Art of Living Foundation’s 40+ year global commitment to health, happiness and Ayurveda. Nestled in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, the center offers immersive wellness experiences inspired by authentic traditions of yoga and Ayurveda. These experiences range from signature workshops in the life-transforming power of breath and meditation to cleanses that have been practiced for thousands of years.

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CHINA-GEL / Aulief

Herbal Topical Pain Relief Experience the warm comfort of relief in a pleasant-to-use formulation. A thoughtful blend of 7 organic herbal extracts naturally provides powerful relief where you need it most.








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Integrative Yoga Therapy

Integrative Yoga Therapy was founded by Joseph Le Page in 1993 with the intention to promote health and wellness in all dimensions of being through Yoga. The focus is to create Yoga materials and methodologies that present this ancient science in a way that is clear and accessible so that the student experiences Yoga directly, rather than theoretically. We are based in the Enchanted Mountain Yoga Center in Garopaba, Brazil, one of the largest Yoga retreat centers in South America.



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Piel Canela Peru

We introduce a collection of the finest fiber alpaca items handcrafted in Peru. We have jackets, coats, wraps, shawls, gloves, socks, hats, children sweaters, and stuffed animals (e.g., alpacas and llamas).










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Prison Yoga Project

Prison Yoga Project brings trauma-informed yoga programs to incarcerated people worldwide, promoting mindfulness, stress and anger management, impulse control, and addiction recovery. Unlike many existing correctional rehabilitation programs, Prison Yoga Project addresses the unresolved trauma that contributes to behavior that leads to incarceration and emphasizes mental health and personal transformation for every participant. 

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Surya Chandra Healing Yoga - offering an IAYT Accredited Yoga Therapy Training Program as well as many other programs, Specialty Certificates, Approved Professional Development Courses and much more. Please visit our website for details. 


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Singing Dragon

Singing Dragon publishes authoritative books on complementary and alternative health, Yoga and Yoga Therapy, Tai Chi, Qigong and ancient wisdom traditions for health, wellbeing, and professional and personal development. For more information, please visit us at singingdragon.com.

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Veterans Yoga Project

Veterans Yoga Project (VYP) is on a mission to support recovery and resilience among veterans, military families, and communities. VYP is a grassroots educational and outreach 501(c)3 organization dedicated to improving the health and well-being of veterans, military families, and communities through yoga and mindfulness practices. We envision a future where all those affected by trauma have access to a full range of mind-body practices to facilitate recovery and resilience.

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Yoga Chicago

Since 1994, Yoga Chicago has served as a free resource guide for yoga activities. Our goal is to provide a forum to share information related to yoga and spirituality.








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YogaFit Worldwide

YogaFit Healthcare weaves the ancient wisdom and traditions of numerous yoga lineages and Ayurveda with modern science to educate, inspire, and train yoga therapists to skillfully assist and empower those they work with to take an active role in their healing, health, and wellness using yoga tools. YogaFit Healthcare’s vision is to prepare students to be modern-day yoga therapists working in integrative healthcare and wellness environments with groups and individuals.


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