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Yoga for Teens Teacher Training with Next Generation Yoga

with Mackenzie Studebaker


August 11-13, 2017


FRI- SUN: 9:30-5:30


Bala Yoga Kirkland



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Questions? Contact Nicole Koleshis, NGY Director of Teacher Trainings, at

Next Generation Yoga presents Yoga for Teens Teacher Training with Mackenzie Studebaker, E-RYT 500. This inspiring Teacher Training is a 24-hour Yoga Alliance registered certification course that teaches you how to share Yoga with 13-17 yr. olds. Created by Erin Lila Wilson, the Yoga for Teens Teacher Training is open to anyone who has a love for teenagers and a passion for Yoga. No pre-requisites required.



  • Structure for developing a Teen Yoga class
  • Age-appropriate postures, breathing and meditation techniques
  • Yoga in the school setting
  • Ethical principles of Yoga in teen language
  • At-risk and underserved populations
  • Teen relevant topics including anger, forgiveness, self-confidence and sexual health
  • Basic nutrition and the Yoga of eating
  • Play and laughter for the Teen Yoga class
  • Mindfulness in the daily life
  • Community, trust and connection
  • Inspiration to be an ambassador of peace through selfless service



Next Generation Yoga is an approved 95-hour Registered Children’s Yoga School (RCYS) through the Yoga Alliance Organization. Yoga Teachers registered with the Yoga Alliance as an active 200-hour RYT may earn their specialty designation as a Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher (RCYT) by completing Next Generation Yoga’s 95-hour Teacher Training program.

We offer a flexible format, which allows you to attend one course at a time in a variety of locations. Yoga for Teens Teacher Training is one of the courses that fulfills the 95-hour registry.



$100 off if you register before 7/10/17

$100 off if you are a graduate of past NGY TT

50% off if you are a current full-time school employee or full-time student (not to be combined with other discounts)


Questions? Contact Nicole Koleshis, NGY Director of Teacher Trainings, at


Come learn and play with other Yoga enthusiasts from around the world and enjoy the opportunity to stimulate your creativity, build your confidence and pursue your passion for teens!



Mackenzie Studebacker, E-RYT 500, is a San Francisco-based yoga and meditation teacher with a particular affinity and skill for working with teens. Her teaching philosophy is grounded in loving-kindness and non-judgment, and adaptive to all ages and abilities. Mackenzie teaches in high schools, juvenile halls, and works with teens with special needs. She works closely with SF-bay area based youth yoga non-profits RISE Yoga for Youth and The Art of Yoga Project. Mackenzie believes that all people (including teens!) deserve access to practices that help them cultivate a more peaceful and inspired relationship with themselves and the world around them. Learn more about Mackenzie and her teaching philosophy at

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