Coping with A Chronic Condition: 8 Ways YTT Can Help

Coping with A Chronic Condition: 8 Ways YTT Can Help

After completing both my 200-hour and 300-hour yoga teacher training programs, I hired YTT graduate Andrea as an Uplifted Mentor to share her remarkable journey to becoming a yoga teacher – while in rehab following multiple surgeries. This is her story. -Brett...
5 Benefits of Yoga Teacher Training (For Non-Teachers, Too!)

5 Benefits of Yoga Teacher Training (For Non-Teachers, Too!)

If you’re hooked on yoga, it’s only a matter of time before you get curious about the benefits of yoga teacher training. How do you know when you’re ready for YTT (it’s different for everyone)? Can you go through training if you don’t want to teach (absolutely). And...
11 Embarrassing Sanskrit Words Yoga Teachers Get Wrong

11 Embarrassing Sanskrit Words Yoga Teachers Get Wrong

Namast’YAY or namaste oh no? The list of Sanskrit words yoga teachers get wrong is looong yogis, but we’ll look at the top contenders in this article. The difference between pronouncing a Sanskrit term correctly and making up the closest thing that comes to mind (it...
How Long Should You Do Yoga Before Teacher Training?

How Long Should You Do Yoga Before Teacher Training?

You’re wild about yoga and can’t wait to share your joy with students by becoming a teacher yourself! But you’re wondering; how long should you do yoga before teacher training? Is there some kind of rule? Spoiler alert ⚠️ There is no firm rule about how long you...
How Long Does It Take To Be A Yoga Instructor?

How Long Does It Take To Be A Yoga Instructor?

YTTs these days often appeal to students with the message that you can become a yoga instructor in under 30 days! Is that really true, though? How long does it take to be a yoga instructor – really? Depending on your goals, becoming a teacher can take anywhere...