MT ONLINE SCHOOL OF YOGA

The Mind Tribes School of Yoga is a robust 300-hour alternative pathway to yoga mentorship and certification for practitioners more interested in curiosity, depth and lasting communion than they are a mere credential.

This training is designed to expand your knowledge base, enrich your communication, enable you to move beyond the foundation of current teaching approach, and to creatively and dynamically expand your reach.

Mind Tribes is known for its precision in sequencing and cueing, adaptability for injuries and different abled bodies, and our distinct coaching approaches. As a graduate of this program, you will embody each of these.

One of the truly remarkable things about this offering is that our approach engages a cadre of world-class faculty to lead our student apprenticeship and teacher preparation programs, which include the following pathways:

  • 12-month Apprenticeship (in-depth exploration of yoga without teaching responsibilities)
  • Teaching Fellowship (for those with existing credentials seeking rich mentorship and advanced training)

 

STUDENT APPRENTICESHIP

You can start your pathway of study at any one of our enrollment periods (June 2020 or January 2021). For Apprenticeship participants, your course is a 12-month commitment. Apprenticeship participants will not receive certification upon completion, as this is not a teaching-focused program.

 

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

LIVE Online Sessions. Your participation includes online lectures & seminars designed to keep you engaged and connected to community. The beauty of our format is that you can to build a ton of flexibility, as each session will be accessible via our online platform.

Hybrid Learning Modules. Your course also includes a curated set of pre-recorded learning modules that are 100% tailored to fit your schedule. Your course leaders are committed to supporting you with the effective scheduling of these lessons.

Practice Time. The most exciting & flexible element of your program is that you can schedule LIVE yoga and meditation practices via our online schedule. This element of the program allows you to start anytime and integrate a deep, consistent practice.

Coaching Hours. You receive 1-on-1 personal coaching to match your vision, goals, and schedule. Our team of remarkable coaches works with you to integrate 6 weeks of coaching that makes the difference in what you’re up to.

MT Life Summit Retreat (Optional). You get to attend our 4-day MT Life Summit Retreat. The retreat is 100% optional, and you are only responsible for your travel, lodging, and food. The retreat also counts as credit hours toward the completion of your program.

 

COURSE CATALOGUE (Coming Soon)

 

INVESTMENT 

$550 x 4 Quarters ($2,200)

*First quarter payment serves as deposit and is paid upon registration.

 

SOLAR SEMESTER

4 Weekends (46 Hours)

  • June 20, 21 & 22
  • July 17, 18 & 19
  • August 28, 29 & 30
  • October 9, 10 & 11

Fridays – 5:30pm-7:30pm (MST)

Sat/Sun – 10am-4pm (MST)

 

Flex Hours (65 Hours)

(includes Asana, Meditation + Pranayama, & Tailored Workshops)

LUNAR SEMESTER DATES (TBD)

TEACHING FELLOWSHIP

For Teaching Fellows, your course is designed to be completed within 12-months. This program includes 4 quarters of content, and all content hours must be completed within the 6th quarter from with you officially started, to receive your teaching certification upon graduation.

 

WHAT MAKES THIS PATHWAY UNIQUE

You can start your pathway of study at any time, and there are 2 official program period starts (in June OR in November). For Fellowship participants, your course is a 12-month commitment. Fellowship participants will receive certification upon completion as a matter of their teaching commitments.

 

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

LIVE Online Sessions. Your participation includes online lectures & seminars designed to keep you engaged and connected to community. The beauty of our format is that you can to build a ton of flexibility, as each session will be accessible via our online platform.

Hybrid Learning Modules. Your course also includes a curated set of pre-recorded learning modules that are 100% tailored to fit your schedule. Your course leaders are committed to supporting you with the effective scheduling of these lessons.

Practice Time. The most exciting & flexible element of your program is that you can schedule LIVE yoga and meditation practices via our online schedule. This element of the program allows you to start anytime and integrate a deep, consistent practice.

Coaching & Business Mentorship. You receive 1-on-1 personal coaching + business mentorship to truly deliver upon your vision and goals. Our team of remarkable coaches works with you to integrate 6 weeks of coaching AND robust small-group business coaching to make the difference in what you’re up to.

Teaching Practicum. In addition to our rich content & curriculum, Teaching Fellows have multiple opportunities to practice teach on MT’s online schedule, receive real-time feedback, and receive valuable feedback after submitting teaching videos.

MT Life Summit Retreat (Optional). You get to attend our 4-day MT Life Summit Retreat. The retreat is 100% optional, and you are only responsible for your travel, lodging, and food. The retreat also counts as credit hours toward the completion of your program.

 

COURSE CATALOGUE (Coming Soon)

 

INVESTMENT

$1,100 x 4 Quarters ($4,400)

*First quarter payment serves as deposit and is paid upon registration. Remaining quarterly payments scheduled upon registration.

 

SOLAR SEMESTER

5 Weekends (60 Hours)

  • June 20, 21 & 22
  • July 17, 18 & 19
  • August 28, 29 & 30
  • October 9, 10 & 11
  • November 20, 21 & 22

Fridays – 5:30pm-7:30pm (MST)

Sat/Sun – 10am-4pm (MST)

Every Other Tuesday (26 Hours)

  • Starts: Tues. June 23rd
  • Ends: Tues. December 8th

Flex Hours (65 Hours)

(includes Asana, Meditation + Pranayama, & Tailored Workshops)

LUNAR SEMESTER DATES (TBD)

Cristina Houston

PROGRAM LEAD | BOISE, ID

Cristina is a leader and entrepreneur whose work guides women to find their truth, speak candidly, heal their relationships, and create what they always knew was possible. Her own journey led her from being miserable in the corporate world to founding a yoga-based non profit, launching her current businesses, and moving blindly across the country to fulfill on a dream of living a simpler, nature-driven life. Her work incorporates the most impactful tools of yoga philosophy, nutrition, and coaching practices and is known for both its precision and tough love as well as the powerful and subtle guidance she offers her 1on1 clients and students. When not leading programs, you can find her either exploring recipes in the kitchen or on the trails.

Dan Houston

PROGRAM LEAD | BOISE, ID

Dan is a full-time mover and student at heart. His intention is to blend movement principles with applied anatomy for joint health. Dan is committed to cultivating a whole-life movement paradigm that inspires others to adopt an individualized, diverse, and pain-free practice.

Dan is also deeply passionate about goal setting & performance coaching. He has a keen ability for dwelling in possibility and results-based coaching that produces dramatic results for my clients and partners.

As a teacher, he is committed to truthfully, reliably & effectively sharing the yoga tradition in a safe, diverse, and inclusive container of transformative learning. On this path, his aim is to guide students to be responsible for cultivating their own personal practice, joint & bone health, energetic awareness, &  sovereignty.

Anna Cantwell

MINDFUL PERFORMANCE LEAD | LOS ANGELES, CA

Anna is a soul coach and meditation teacher for spiritual women, who are ready to feel their best, free their mind, and feed their soul! In her healing journey, she has triumphed over an eating disorder, anxiety disorder, chronic pain, sexual trauma, depression, & ….and that’s just the beginning. For the last 7 years, she’s coached in a variety of contexts, including vision & goals, writing, mindfulness, and spirituality. She brings the power of peace, radiant positivity, and confidence to her 1on1 coaching clients, group mindfulness programs, and online community. She is a faculty member of Mind Tribes Online School of Yoga. When she’s not supporting her people in shattering limiting beliefs and disempowering contexts, you can find her hiking to secret waterfalls, dancing in the mirror, eye-gazing with a hummingbird,, or poring over the latest (or the earliest) spiritual text.

Kay Corpus

FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE | OWENSBORO, KY

Kay Corpus, MD is a board certified family physician specializing in Integrative Medicine and Functional Medicine, a 2016 Tedx speaker,  as well as a 500 E-RYT.

Her approach to medicine involves uncovering the root cause of illness and dis-ease. She and her patients work together to illuminate how pathology occurs as a result of physical, emotional, psychological, and spiritual imbalances.

At heart she is a transformational teacher, spiritual companion, wanderluster, pitta-vata, and INFJ. Currently she resides in Kentucky where she owns and directs her private practice,  The Yoga Loft studio, and The Soul of Medicine Institute, a global community of  clinician leaders of whole health medicine.

Margaret James

AYURVEDIC WELLNESS COACH | DENVER, CO

Margaret is an Ayurvedic wellness coach on a mission to reconnect you with your healthy, happy, resilient self. She offers practices to empower your wellness through feminine form medicine, tantra, somatic psychology, restorative yoga, and behavioral science.

Margaret believes you are a unique expression of divine creation which means there is no one size fits all approach to wellness. With this core belief, she is committed to teaching you how to become your own healer so you can dismantle the patterns holding you back from experiencing ease and enjoyment in your body and in your life.

Andres Carrillo

NUTRITION & MOVEMENT | PITTSBURGH, PA

Andres Carrillo, PhD is an Associate Professor of Movement Science at Chatham University. He has served as the professor of record for several health-related courses focusing on nutrition, exercise, environmental physiology, and wellness.

His research considers connections between different dietary approaches, advancing age, the autonomic nervous system, and the growth we experience when exposed to environmental extremes.

Andres incorporates philosophical approaches to movement to challenge and engage students’ understanding and experience in all areas of study both in and out of the classroom. With a focus on language precision, he is passionate about enhancing self-expression to live a meaningful and dynamic life.

OVERVIEW

The Mind Tribes School of Yoga is a robust 300-hour alternative pathway to yoga mentorship and certification for practitioners more interested in curiosity, depth and lasting communion than they are a mere credential.

This training is designed to expand your knowledge base, enrich your communication, enable you to move beyond the foundation of current teaching approach, and to creatively and dynamically expand your reach.

Mind Tribes is known for its precision in sequencing and cueing, adaptability for injuries and different abled bodies, and our distinct coaching approaches. As a graduate of this program, you will embody each of these.

One of the truly remarkable things about this offering is that our approach engages a cadre of world-class faculty to lead our student apprenticeship and teacher preparation programs, which include the following pathways:

  • 12-month Apprenticeship (in-depth exploration of yoga without teaching responsibilities)
  • Teaching Fellowship (for those with existing credentials seeking rich mentorship and advanced training)

 

STUDENT APPRENTICESHIP

STUDENT APPRENTICESHIP

You can start your pathway of study at any one of our enrollment periods (June 2020 or January 2021). For Apprenticeship participants, your course is a 12-month commitment. Apprenticeship participants will not receive certification upon completion, as this is not a teaching-focused program.

 

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

LIVE Online Sessions. Your participation includes online lectures & seminars designed to keep you engaged and connected to community. The beauty of our format is that you can to build a ton of flexibility, as each session will be accessible via our online platform.

Hybrid Learning Modules. Your course also includes a curated set of pre-recorded learning modules that are 100% tailored to fit your schedule. Your course leaders are committed to supporting you with the effective scheduling of these lessons.

Practice Time. The most exciting & flexible element of your program is that you can schedule LIVE yoga and meditation practices via our online schedule. This element of the program allows you to start anytime and integrate a deep, consistent practice.

Coaching Hours. You receive 1-on-1 personal coaching to match your vision, goals, and schedule. Our team of remarkable coaches works with you to integrate 6 weeks of coaching that makes the difference in what you’re up to.

MT Life Summit Retreat (Optional). You get to attend our 4-day MT Life Summit Retreat. The retreat is 100% optional, and you are only responsible for your travel, lodging, and food. The retreat also counts as credit hours toward the completion of your program.

 

COURSE CATALOGUE (Coming Soon)

 

INVESTMENT 

$550 x 4 Quarters ($2,200)

*First quarter payment serves as deposit and is paid upon registration.

 

SOLAR SEMESTER

4 Weekends (46 Hours)

  • June 20, 21 & 22
  • July 17, 18 & 19
  • August 28, 29 & 30
  • October 9, 10 & 11

Fridays – 5:30pm-7:30pm (MST)

Sat/Sun – 10am-4pm (MST)

 

Flex Hours (65 Hours)

(includes Asana, Meditation + Pranayama, & Tailored Workshops)

LUNAR SEMESTER DATES (TBD)

TEACHING FELLOWSHIP

TEACHING FELLOWSHIP

For Teaching Fellows, your course is designed to be completed within 12-months. This program includes 4 quarters of content, and all content hours must be completed within the 6th quarter from with you officially started, to receive your teaching certification upon graduation.

 

WHAT MAKES THIS PATHWAY UNIQUE

You can start your pathway of study at any time, and there are 2 official program period starts (in June OR in November). For Fellowship participants, your course is a 12-month commitment. Fellowship participants will receive certification upon completion as a matter of their teaching commitments.

 

WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?

LIVE Online Sessions. Your participation includes online lectures & seminars designed to keep you engaged and connected to community. The beauty of our format is that you can to build a ton of flexibility, as each session will be accessible via our online platform.

Hybrid Learning Modules. Your course also includes a curated set of pre-recorded learning modules that are 100% tailored to fit your schedule. Your course leaders are committed to supporting you with the effective scheduling of these lessons.

Practice Time. The most exciting & flexible element of your program is that you can schedule LIVE yoga and meditation practices via our online schedule. This element of the program allows you to start anytime and integrate a deep, consistent practice.

Coaching & Business Mentorship. You receive 1-on-1 personal coaching + business mentorship to truly deliver upon your vision and goals. Our team of remarkable coaches works with you to integrate 6 weeks of coaching AND robust small-group business coaching to make the difference in what you’re up to.

Teaching Practicum. In addition to our rich content & curriculum, Teaching Fellows have multiple opportunities to practice teach on MT’s online schedule, receive real-time feedback, and receive valuable feedback after submitting teaching videos.

MT Life Summit Retreat (Optional). You get to attend our 4-day MT Life Summit Retreat. The retreat is 100% optional, and you are only responsible for your travel, lodging, and food. The retreat also counts as credit hours toward the completion of your program.

 

COURSE CATALOGUE (Coming Soon)

 

INVESTMENT

$1,100 x 4 Quarters ($4,400)

*First quarter payment serves as deposit and is paid upon registration. Remaining quarterly payments scheduled upon registration.

 

SOLAR SEMESTER

5 Weekends (60 Hours)

  • June 20, 21 & 22
  • July 17, 18 & 19
  • August 28, 29 & 30
  • October 9, 10 & 11
  • November 20, 21 & 22

Fridays – 5:30pm-7:30pm (MST)

Sat/Sun – 10am-4pm (MST)

Every Other Tuesday (26 Hours)

  • Starts: Tues. June 23rd
  • Ends: Tues. December 8th

Flex Hours (65 Hours)

(includes Asana, Meditation + Pranayama, & Tailored Workshops)

LUNAR SEMESTER DATES (TBD)

FACULTY

Cristina Houston

PROGRAM LEAD | BOISE, ID

Cristina is a leader and entrepreneur whose work guides women to find their truth, speak candidly, heal their relationships, and create what they always knew was possible. Her own journey led her from being miserable in the corporate world to founding a yoga-based non profit, launching her current businesses, and moving blindly across the country to fulfill on a dream of living a simpler, nature-driven life. Her work incorporates the most impactful tools of yoga philosophy, nutrition, and coaching practices and is known for both its precision and tough love as well as the powerful and subtle guidance she offers her 1on1 clients and students. When not leading programs, you can find her either exploring recipes in the kitchen or on the trails.

Dan Houston

PROGRAM LEAD | BOISE, ID

Dan is a full-time mover and student at heart. His intention is to blend movement principles with applied anatomy for joint health. Dan is committed to cultivating a whole-life movement paradigm that inspires others to adopt an individualized, diverse, and pain-free practice.

Dan is also deeply passionate about goal setting & performance coaching. He has a keen ability for dwelling in possibility and results-based coaching that produces dramatic results for my clients and partners.

As a teacher, he is committed to truthfully, reliably & effectively sharing the yoga tradition in a safe, diverse, and inclusive container of transformative learning. On this path, his aim is to guide students to be responsible for cultivating their own personal practice, joint & bone health, energetic awareness, &  sovereignty.

Anna Cantwell

MINDFUL PERFORMANCE LEAD | LOS ANGELES, CA

Anna is a soul coach and meditation teacher for spiritual women, who are ready to feel their best, free their mind, and feed their soul! In her healing journey, she has triumphed over an eating disorder, anxiety disorder, chronic pain, sexual trauma, depression, & ….and that’s just the beginning. For the last 7 years, she’s coached in a variety of contexts, including vision & goals, writing, mindfulness, and spirituality. She brings the power of peace, radiant positivity, and confidence to her 1on1 coaching clients, group mindfulness programs, and online community. She is a faculty member of Mind Tribes Online School of Yoga. When she’s not supporting her people in shattering limiting beliefs and disempowering contexts, you can find her hiking to secret waterfalls, dancing in the mirror, eye-gazing with a hummingbird,, or poring over the latest (or the earliest) spiritual text.

Kay Corpus

FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE | OWENSBORO, KY

Kay Corpus, MD is a board certified family physician specializing in Integrative Medicine and Functional Medicine, a 2016 Tedx speaker,  as well as a 500 E-RYT.

Her approach to medicine involves uncovering the root cause of illness and dis-ease. She and her patients work together to illuminate how pathology occurs as a result of physical, emotional, psychological, and spiritual imbalances.

At heart she is a transformational teacher, spiritual companion, wanderluster, pitta-vata, and INFJ. Currently she resides in Kentucky where she owns and directs her private practice,  The Yoga Loft studio, and The Soul of Medicine Institute, a global community of  clinician leaders of whole health medicine.

Margaret James

AYURVEDIC WELLNESS COACH | DENVER, CO

Margaret is an Ayurvedic wellness coach on a mission to reconnect you with your healthy, happy, resilient self. She offers practices to empower your wellness through feminine form medicine, tantra, somatic psychology, restorative yoga, and behavioral science.

Margaret believes you are a unique expression of divine creation which means there is no one size fits all approach to wellness. With this core belief, she is committed to teaching you how to become your own healer so you can dismantle the patterns holding you back from experiencing ease and enjoyment in your body and in your life.

Andres Carrillo

NUTRITION & MOVEMENT | PITTSBURGH, PA

Andres Carrillo, PhD is an Associate Professor of Movement Science at Chatham University. He has served as the professor of record for several health-related courses focusing on nutrition, exercise, environmental physiology, and wellness.

His research considers connections between different dietary approaches, advancing age, the autonomic nervous system, and the growth we experience when exposed to environmental extremes.

Andres incorporates philosophical approaches to movement to challenge and engage students’ understanding and experience in all areas of study both in and out of the classroom. With a focus on language precision, he is passionate about enhancing self-expression to live a meaningful and dynamic life.

APPRENTICESHIP or FELLOWSHIP APPLICATION

We are coaches and curators empowering leaders to realize their wildly important goals.

Mind Tribes is a coaching & development company for everyday people committed to building health, wealth, and freedom. Our platform and our best-in-class courses is designed to support you with creating systems for wealth AND for generating more abundance for others.

Our tailored resources and community enable you to unpack old stories, get clear, and rewrite the future of your life. In the process you will be able to easily, effectively & quickly achieve wildly important goals that matter.