• GLOW™ Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training

    GLOW™ Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training

    GLOW™ Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training with Nickie Bolger, RYT-200, RPYT, is an educational, inspirational, and professionally transformational journey.

    A unique and interactive training designed to educate, challenge, and inspire – mind, body, and maternal-spirit!
    This 30-hour intensive is designed for yoga teachers or teachers-in-training who wish to teach prenatal yoga classes. It is also appropriate for teachers who wish to have greater confidence teaching to pregnant students in general yoga classes. In addition, it will provide valuable continuing education for birthing professionals who wish to complement their career with yoga.

    Training Fee: $575

    Upon completion of this training, students will receive a certificate from GLOW Prenatal Yoga School for the 30+ hours of training. Yoga Teachers will be qualified to teach safe and appropriate private or group prenatal yoga classes.
    PLEASE NOTE: teaching qualification policies may vary among yoga studios.

    Upon completion, participants will have the opportunity to complete the remaining 55 hours required by the Yoga Alliance for “Registered Prenatal Yoga Teacher” (RPYT) status, on a case by case basis. This is recommended for those looking to teach within this professional niche and is available through GLOW Prenatal Yoga School.

    Topics include:
    -Research on benefits and contraindications of prenatal exercise
    -Anatomical, Physiological, and Psychological changes in pregnancy
    -Dispelling of myths and decreasing fear around working with pregnant population
    -Safe and therapeutic asanas, and sequencing
    -Yoga as Childbirth Education
    -Appropriate pranayama (breath) practices
    -Therapeutic hands-on adjustments/enhancements
    -Ethics and Teaching: e.g. conflicting birthing values among students/ handling high-risk conditions/etc.
    -Advising students on when and how to vary their yoga practice
    -Teaching of, observation of, and participation in a prenatal or mock-prenatal yoga class
    -Self-assessment of your own teaching
    GLOW’s Prenatal Yoga Video (free digital download) is also required for this training.

    Teacher – Nickie Bolger RYT-200, RPYT
    Nickie has been teaching prenatal yoga and mom & baby yoga at GLOW since 2012. In addition to teaching many vinyasa style yoga classes over the years, Nickie trained with Amy Hopkins, founder and owner of GLOW Studio and GLOW Prenatal Yoga School. Her passion for holding space for the pregnant and postpartum woman is demonstrated in her nurturing, insightful, and joyful prenatal yoga classes. Her own experience as a mother has sparked even more of an understanding and need for this form of wellness. Nickie’s classes are mindfully created for the pregnant mind & body with an emphasis on breath, listening to one’s changing body, exploring challenge, and finding stillness and rest.
    Nickie C. Bolger
    nickie@glowbodywork.com
    (802) 922-3003

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    • Amy Hopkins</br><div class="credentials">RN, LMT, CCCE, E-RYT</div>

      Amy Hopkins

      RN, LMT, CCCE, E-RYT

      “Be the change you wish to see in the world.”
      ~Mahatma Gandhi

      Amy Hopkins is an advocate for wellness – plain and simple. Since earning her nursing degree from the University of New Hampshire in 1997 and her massage certification from the Boulder College of Massage Therapy in 2001, she has spent years creating a body of professional wellness work.

      During her early years working in Maternal/Child nursing in various hospital settings, Amy’s interest in holistic medicine was reinforced as she saw first-hand the need for it in her patients and in herself. In 1998, an adventurous move to Colorado stimulated her passion for all-things-healthy, mind, body, and spirit. It was here that Amy realized that wellness would be her life’s work.

      In 2009, Amy opened GLOW, LLC – an innovative studio that is the culmination of Amy’s unique blend of expertise, commitment to wellness and desire to develop and share this holistic perspective with her community and beyond. Amy loves being “the face of GLOW” and promoting wellness through her teaching of massage and yoga, collaborating with her colleagues to create the best wellness plan for GLOW clients and students, building lasting professional relationships within her community, and with travel near and dear to her heart, Amy especially thrives on taking her professional trainings “on the road.”

      email: amy@glowbodywork.com
      direct phone #: 207-641-7353

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  • GLOW™ Prenatal Massage Training for Massage Therapists

    GLOW™ Prenatal Massage Training for Massage Therapists

    Earn 14 NCBTMB CE hours in this 2-day course for professionals working with pregnant women in any setting – and looking to expand their hands-on skills. This training focuses on benefits, techniques, and contraindications of prenatal massage therapy; pregnancy anatomy, physiology, and psychology; Safe and appropriate positioning and draping for different stages of pregnancy; specific hands-on techniques encompassing various bodywork modalities, and working with the intention of birth preparation. Guided hands-on practice among participants makes this course invaluable.

    Who should attend:
    Massage therapists, nurses, nursing assistants, midwives, physicians, doulas, childbirth educators and physical therapists who are looking to enhance their hands-on skills and professional and energetic connection with their pregnant clients and patients.

    Instructor: Amy Hopkins, founder of GLOW ~ A Holistic Wellness Studio, is known for her grounding and inspiring teaching style anchored in her deep knowledge of maternal wellness. She is recognized as a true advocate for her patients, clients, and students, and seen in the community as a maternal wellness expert. With a refreshing balance of professionalism, compassion, and sense of humor, Amy weaves her experience as birthing nurse, massage therapist, yoga teacher, doula, childbirth educator, and mother, to lead her students in developing a contagious passion for working with this special population.

    Upcoming Trainings

    THIS CLASS IS CURRENTLY OFFERED PRIVATELY OR SEMI-PRIVATELY BY AMY HOPKINS BY APPOINTMENT. Please submit the below inquiry if you would like to set up a date for GLOW Prenatal Massage Training.





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    • Amy Hopkins</br><div class="credentials">RN, LMT, CCCE, E-RYT</div>

      Amy Hopkins

      RN, LMT, CCCE, E-RYT

      “Be the change you wish to see in the world.”
      ~Mahatma Gandhi

      Amy Hopkins is an advocate for wellness – plain and simple. Since earning her nursing degree from the University of New Hampshire in 1997 and her massage certification from the Boulder College of Massage Therapy in 2001, she has spent years creating a body of professional wellness work.

      During her early years working in Maternal/Child nursing in various hospital settings, Amy’s interest in holistic medicine was reinforced as she saw first-hand the need for it in her patients and in herself. In 1998, an adventurous move to Colorado stimulated her passion for all-things-healthy, mind, body, and spirit. It was here that Amy realized that wellness would be her life’s work.

      In 2009, Amy opened GLOW, LLC – an innovative studio that is the culmination of Amy’s unique blend of expertise, commitment to wellness and desire to develop and share this holistic perspective with her community and beyond. Amy loves being “the face of GLOW” and promoting wellness through her teaching of massage and yoga, collaborating with her colleagues to create the best wellness plan for GLOW clients and students, building lasting professional relationships within her community, and with travel near and dear to her heart, Amy especially thrives on taking her professional trainings “on the road.”

      email: amy@glowbodywork.com
      direct phone #: 207-641-7353

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  • GLOW™ Mom & Baby Yoga Teacher Training

    GLOW™ Mom & Baby Yoga Teacher Training

    GLOW Prenatal Yoga School – Mom & Baby Yoga Teacher Training

    This 2-Day training is designed for those who have completed GLOW’s Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training, (although not a pre-requisite) OR for those looking to gain experience and insight into the art and science of postpartum yoga for moms and their babies. Focus is on asanas and breath-work with intention toward restoration, re-strengthening, relaxation and opening. Connection of mind and body, mother to baby, and mother to mother are key elements of this training. Receive Yoga Alliance CE credit.

    Upcoming dates to be announced!





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    • Amy Hopkins</br><div class="credentials">RN, LMT, CCCE, E-RYT</div>

      Amy Hopkins

      RN, LMT, CCCE, E-RYT

      “Be the change you wish to see in the world.”
      ~Mahatma Gandhi

      Amy Hopkins is an advocate for wellness – plain and simple. Since earning her nursing degree from the University of New Hampshire in 1997 and her massage certification from the Boulder College of Massage Therapy in 2001, she has spent years creating a body of professional wellness work.

      During her early years working in Maternal/Child nursing in various hospital settings, Amy’s interest in holistic medicine was reinforced as she saw first-hand the need for it in her patients and in herself. In 1998, an adventurous move to Colorado stimulated her passion for all-things-healthy, mind, body, and spirit. It was here that Amy realized that wellness would be her life’s work.

      In 2009, Amy opened GLOW, LLC – an innovative studio that is the culmination of Amy’s unique blend of expertise, commitment to wellness and desire to develop and share this holistic perspective with her community and beyond. Amy loves being “the face of GLOW” and promoting wellness through her teaching of massage and yoga, collaborating with her colleagues to create the best wellness plan for GLOW clients and students, building lasting professional relationships within her community, and with travel near and dear to her heart, Amy especially thrives on taking her professional trainings “on the road.”

      email: amy@glowbodywork.com
      direct phone #: 207-641-7353

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  • MASSAGE 101: The Art of Giving & Receiving

    with Amy Hopkins
    MASSAGE 101: The Art of Giving & Receiving

    Calling all massage practitioners, yoga teachers, laypeople, and therapeutic touch enthusiasts! Come learn some amazing, easy, and powerful techniques to use at home or in your professional wellness field. Explore ways to make clients/recipients feel comfortable, offer appropriate pressure and depth, and dive into Thai Yoga Massage principles of deep grounding and relaxation touch technique. Amy Hopkins brings many years of experience massaging, stretching, rocking, compressing, and guiding clients and students alike through bodywork practice. Add this art to your professional and/or personal repertoire – this might be your favorite workshop you have ever taken! And what’s more is you LEARN TO RECEIVE as well as GIVE:)
    Supine, Prone, Side-lying floor positions, as well as some standing and seated positions, will be covered. No lotions or oils will be used and students will remain fully clothed.

    ***This class is NOT a certification. This class counts toward YA credentialing for anyone having taken GLOW Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training***

    Dates

    • Friday 10/21/16 from 9:00-3:00pm

      $50

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    • Amy Hopkins</br><div class="credentials">RN, LMT, CCCE, E-RYT</div>

      Amy Hopkins

      RN, LMT, CCCE, E-RYT

      “Be the change you wish to see in the world.”
      ~Mahatma Gandhi

      Amy Hopkins is an advocate for wellness – plain and simple. Since earning her nursing degree from the University of New Hampshire in 1997 and her massage certification from the Boulder College of Massage Therapy in 2001, she has spent years creating a body of professional wellness work.

      During her early years working in Maternal/Child nursing in various hospital settings, Amy’s interest in holistic medicine was reinforced as she saw first-hand the need for it in her patients and in herself. In 1998, an adventurous move to Colorado stimulated her passion for all-things-healthy, mind, body, and spirit. It was here that Amy realized that wellness would be her life’s work.

      In 2009, Amy opened GLOW, LLC – an innovative studio that is the culmination of Amy’s unique blend of expertise, commitment to wellness and desire to develop and share this holistic perspective with her community and beyond. Amy loves being “the face of GLOW” and promoting wellness through her teaching of massage and yoga, collaborating with her colleagues to create the best wellness plan for GLOW clients and students, building lasting professional relationships within her community, and with travel near and dear to her heart, Amy especially thrives on taking her professional trainings “on the road.”

      email: amy@glowbodywork.com
      direct phone #: 207-641-7353

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