Art of Assisting

yoga teacher confidence in assisting and teaching

Course Description

The Art of Assisting is a multi-disciplinary approach to enhancing your teaching practice. There are seven types of assisting from physical assists to verbal, energetic and demonstrative. 

This program is Trauma-informed, teaches you how to apply the uniqueness of diverse bodies, (skeletal variation) and offers various lineages and theories.

For anyone who has started teaching, one thing becomes clear, how do I assist so that I enhance the students’ experience? An assisting program is an essential tool for yoga teachers to truly support and offer value-added teaching.

Assisting can be done verbally, physically, energetically, and always with great respect. Deepen your knowledge of anatomy and learn the Biotensegrity model of holistic science.
Learn to make assisting a conversation.


  • Understand your students’ physical limitations
  • Develop energetic awareness
  • Principles of trauma sensitivity
  • Biotensegrity anatomy & application to yoga
  • Quality of touch & Intention
  • Consent considerations
  • Learn better verbal assisting
  • Multi-disciplinary lineages

Full Tuition:
$770 + 5% GST

Price Breakdown:
Includes Tuition & Manual

For Dates, Times and Location of the Next Training:
TBA – Jan 2023

200 hour yoga teacher training is not a prerequisite

Teacher:  Niki inglis, M Ed, M Arch, ERYT 500 YACEP  & Lucy St John M Ed, ERYT-500, YACEP

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