Symposium on Yoga
Therapy and Research

Lincolnshire Marriott Resort, Chicago Area

June 9–11, 2022

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Don’t Miss the Most Exciting Yoga Therapy Event of the Year!

IAYT’s SYTAR features the wide-ranging education you need for rich professional and personal development, along with plenty of opportunities for networking with yoga therapy colleagues, researchers, and other experts.

We are looking forward to learning and connecting with you in person in 2022! We're also pleased to offer a virtual option for those who are not able to travel.

Keynote Presenters

Catherine Cook-Cottone


Shyam Ranganathan


Marshawn Feltus



For IAYT Board President Molly McManus, IAYT's annual practitioner conference promotes deep connection with her teachers as well as new friendships with like-minded colleagues.    


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Tuition Discounts

SYTAR 2022 PROMOTES ACCESS with TUITION DISCOUNTS - if you are a person of the global majority (PGM), a 50% tuition discount is available to you if you feel it is helpful or supportive. PGM refers to the more than 80% of the world's population who are Black, indigenous and/or of color. Attendees from countries identified as low or lower-middle income by the World Bank can also receive a discount.

For VIRTUAL use code WBPGMV; for IN-PERSON use WBPGM at checkout.

Early-Bird Pricing for the In-Person Conference


(IAYT members/nonmembers)


Your purchase gives you access to all recorded sessions for a full year—plus 22 CE credits.


Keynote Spotlight

Yoga philosophy front and center at SYTAR 2022 with Dr. Shyam Ranganathan—don’t miss it!

Virtual SYTAR 2022


Your purchase gives you access to all recorded sessions for a full year—plus 22 CE credits. Review the schedule to see which sessions will be recorded/livestreamed.


A spectrum of practice at SYTAR 2022

Professional Development

Covering a wide range of yoga therapy perspectives and applications, this year's in-person conference offers dynamic workshops, thought-provoking panels, and inspiring keynotes. Refresh your outlook with special-interest meetings, relevant exhibitors, and the 2022 Seva Awards.

Unparalleled Connection

You'll learn from and network with some of the brightest minds in the field. We've created a full program with offerings from leaders you know and love as well as new faces and a few surprises. There's truly nothing like yoga therapy's annual homecoming!

Restoration & Replenishment

Find essential support for trying times with daily personal practices and specially targeted sessions. Enjoy a banquet with friends, a cup of chai, and time to create your own getaway. The venue offers abundant space in which to take it all in, including an on-site farm and hiking trails.

Your ticket includes access to all recorded sessions FOR A FULL YEAR—plus, IAYT members earn 22 continuing education credits for attending!

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Questions on COVID Measures?

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Get Inspired

Meet general session speaker Adhana McCarthy—yoga therapist, physician assistant, U.S. Army officer, and change-maker.

After you register, visit the SYTAR 2022 Community Forum, where you can find a roommate, share a ride, and connect with your friends and fellow attendees!

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Continuing Education Credits

IAYT Members

At no additional charge, SYTAR 2022 offers 22 contact hours in CE credits for members. Credits will be automatically applied to your IAYT member profile within 2 weeks of the in-person conference. (When signed in to your profile, click Manage Profile; you will find your CE record in the journal entries under Content & Features > Professional Development.)

Healthcare Disciplines

Although IAYT itself does not offer healthcare provider CE credits, nonmembers can contact us to request verification of their registration. This will enable you to submit to the applicable board yourself if the board accepts such submissions/credits.