Yoga Health Education

The Sivananda Institute of Health & Yoga (SIHY) seeks to empower individuals with classical Yoga tools and Self-knowledge to promote integral health, to reduce stress, to restore balance and a sense of purpose in one’s life. 

Common health conditions addressed include respiratory disorders, cardiovascular conditions, chronic pain, diabetes, auto-immune disorders, musculoskeletal conditions, psychology, etc.

To support you, we are offering:

• Talks and workshops with health professionals
• 5-session Pain Management Course
Ayurvedic consultations and followup by appointment
Private yoga classes by appointment
• Private sessions with a Yoga Health Educator by appointment
• Private session packages with Yoga Health Educator by appointment
• Weekend intensives on specific health issues
Ayurvedic body treatments

A Yoga Health Educator will encourage and support you to continue regular Yoga practice—adapted asanas, breathing exercises to recharge prana, relaxation to restore prana, positive thinking and meditation—and change of lifestyle practices. These will help in managing specific health conditions, in addition to therapies the student may already be following.


Another 800-hour Sivananda Yoga Health Educator Training (SYHET) course begins Friday, October 18, 2019 at the Sivananda Ashram Yoga Farm in Grass Valley. It is taught in three intensive modules at the ashram, plus distance learning and a 250-hour mentored practicum.