Mercy Health - Fairfield HealthPlex Offers Yoga Teacher Certification Program

(CINCINNATI; December 5, 2014) – Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that it is once again offering “Yoga for All,” a yoga teacher certification program, at Mercy Health – Fairfield HealthPlex.

The “Yoga for All” program starts in January 2015 and runs one weekend each month through September 2015.

Offered for the first time last year, Yoga for all, the only Integrative Yoga Therapy Certification class in the Tristate certified by the Yoga Alliance, graduated 10 students, a number of whom are now working as yoga teachers.

Taught once more by Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher (500 E-RYT certification) Rebecca Bedel, the 200-hour teacher certification program will teach students to lead people of all body types and needs physically, mentally and spiritually. The program also teaches specialized yoga therapy for prenatal, cardiac rehab, arthritis and osteoporosis patients and others. Students learn to assess the class as soon as participants walk into the room and teach according to the needs of their students.

Instructor Rebecca Bedel is a life-long student of yoga. Rebecca is a Mind/Body Fitness Specialist with 15 years of experience working with students at all fitness levels. She has developed medically-integrated classes and has a wide range of certifications including Pranassage, Pilates and Kids Yoga.

Yoga for all is certified by the Yoga Alliance as a 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program (200 RYS – Registered Yoga School). The cost of the nine-month program is $2,100. Payment options are available. Yoga for All is open to the public – HealthPlex membership is not required. Contact Rebecca Bedel at 513-682-1205 or RBedel@Mercy.com for more information.