Mindful Grieving 200 Hour FAQs
Q: Are there any prerequisites for taking the training program?
A: In order to apply for CSG’s Mindful Grieving 200 Hour Teacher Training Program, applicants must fulfill these requirements: Certification from a 200+ yoga teacher training program plus a minimum of 25 hours of personal growth work, which can include, workshops, private therapy sessions, retreats or professional trainings.
Q: How do I apply?
A: An application/intake form is the first step in the registration process. This can be found online by clicking here. You will be notified of your acceptance within 2 - 3 business days. Upon acceptance, you will be asked to choose your payment method, sign a financial agreement and make payment. A welcome letter will follow close to the start of the program.
Q: Is there any type of financial assistance?
Q: Do I need to purchase books or supplies for this program?
A: You will receive a training manual on the first day of class. There is no additional cost for this resource. You will be required to purchase 2-3 additional books which cost no more than $20/piece.
Q: Can I participate in this program even if I decide not to teach in the future?
A: Students are invited to take this program for their own personal knowledge even if they have no desire to teach the programming.
Q: What is included in the certification process for becoming a Mindful Grieving Facilitator?
A: To graduate from this program and receive certification, the following needs to be completed: classroom hours, out of classroom reading / writing assignments, reflection papers, daily meditation / yoga practices, journaling and six week practicum. Requirements are subject to change and details could vary by geographical location.
Q: What will I be certified to teach?
A: Certification is for the facilitation of Community Circles, Mindful Grieving 6 Week Programs, Mindful Grieving 6 Month Programs, and Mindful Grieving 9 Month Programs.
Q: How will I be supported after I graduate?
A: Graduates are invited to join CSG's Mindful Grieving Facilitator Membership which includes benefits like:
Promotion through CSG + GSN
Access to the Mindful Grieving Facilitator Toolkit
Monthly Peer Facilitator Circles