Level 3: The Journey Advances
Customized Therapeutic Sessions with Hands-on Techniques
Your Journey Advances Gentle Somatic Yoga® Level 3 Online Course
*** We are putting the last minute touches on our GSY Level 3 ONLINE program. Click HERE to be put on a wait list to be notfied when it is published. Also, please check our Event Page, as we do offer GSY L3 in-person a couple times a year. ***
Gentle Somatic Yoga Level 3 ONLINE course is divided into three modules:
MODULE 1: Assisted Pandiculation: An extremely effective technique utilized for customized one-on-one sessions with patients, clients, or students.
MODULE 2: Somatic Movement Flows® modified for using a chair as a prop. Great for corporate wellness, seniors, or for anyone with limited mobility.
MODULE 3: SomaDynamics: Functional and nourishing everyday movement
GSY Level 3: Overview
GSY Level 3: Assisted Pandiculation
GSY Level 3: The Future Soma
One of the many Highlights of GSY Level 3
James Knight offers his tried-and-true customized hands-on techniques from over 30 years being in private clinical practice. He has helped hundreds people come out of chronic pain, stiffness, and other health challenges. Now the batton can be passed on to you! This method is particulary sought out by yoga therapists, yoga teachers, bodyworkers, and other health care professionals that offer on-on-one sessions.
This self-paced course is right for you if:
- You are a Yoga Teacher, Yoga Therapist, Bodyworker, Personal Trainer, Occupational Therapist, Dance Teacher, or anyone who works with clients one-on-one and/or in groups
- You are a caregiver and want to help people who are living with chronic pain
- You want to be, or already are a facilitator of corporate wellness programs
- You are a layperson interested in moving smarter, feeling better, relieving aches and pains, and minimizing disease risk
- You are someone who wants to learn how to move with more pleasure and ease during your everyday activities and movement
“Of all the teachers I found online, James’ style of teaching quickly became my favorite and regular go to. I was impressed with his experience, passion, dedication and the way he communicates is clear, well paced and fun. There is no one else on the internet teaching this that can come close to his level of teaching.”
– Patricia Grosh
What You Will Learn
Out of the comfort of your own home this self-paced course will invite you to dive deeper into understanding how to apply the neuroscience of your past GSY training by evaluating your student & clients’ needs and choosing the best protocol for them.
This Online Course is divided into three modules:
Customized hands-on therapeutic protocol sequences for use with one-on-one sudent & client sessions to address common physical complaints and conditions.
Somatic Movement Flows® adapted for the chair
Learn how to modify the Somatic Movement Flows using a chair as a prop. Great for Active Seniors, Corporate Wellness, and Deskworkers
Functional and nourishing movement for everyday lifestyle. Special focus is on stance (posture) and gait (walking). Learn how to move your body in a way that nourishes your fascia and muscles.
A Conscious Conversation With James Knight – YouTube Interview
By: Bill McKinney
“This special 52 minute interview with one of my teachers, mentors and brother of a different mother/father, James Knight. He always blows me away with his interviews because I feel that he expresses exactly my thoughts and approach to both life and the sharing of yoga and yoga consciousness…”
Kimberly Freesh ~ Certified Gentle
Somatic Yoga Level 3 Teacher
View the Course Outline for additional information
How can I apply this education to my existing profession?
Once you have completed GSY Levels 1,2 and 3, a total of 100 hours of Gentle Somatic Yoga, you are now a highly qualified* Somatic Movement Educator who is fully certified to work in many settings (in-person and virtual events). Your scope of practice can safely and successfully include hands-on adjustments, customized one-on-one sessions and Gentle Somatic Yoga workshops, classes and retreats for all levels of clients and students.
*You may be qualified to organize and facilitate GSY Level 1 & Level 2 training courses (live or virtually, and with certification option). In addition, there may be a possibility of collaborating with James Knight by bringing your own expertise/skill sets and developing new unique GSY programs.
CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS
Earn 36 hours of Yoga Alliance approved CEU’s for this GSY Level 3 online course. Yoga Therapists may also apply for IAYT CEU’s.
Yoga Therapists: Here are the categories you can use for applying for CEU’s with our training programs
Interested in Becoming Certified?
This is another benefit we have added for yoga teachers, yoga therapists, body workers, or healthcare practitioners who certify with GSY. As an endorsed Gentle Somatic Yoga® Practitioner, you will be highlighted in our teacher directory on our website. As well, we can promote your events on social media and connect you with other skilled Movement Educators who have joined our growing international community. We will help you incorporate Gentle Somatic Yoga in either one-on-one customized sessions or in group movement classes, as part of your professional instruction service(s).