YSD Facilitator Training Outline

Level 1

Introduce + Experience

YSD Basics, 6-Week Course or YSD Intensive Retreat




Level 2

Deepen + Embody

For those who have completed YSD Basics Online, YSD 6-wk Course or YSD Intensive Retreat and would like to deepen their studies.

  • Module 1 - Creating the Container
  • Module 2 - Self-inquiry + The Work of Byron Katie
  • Module 3 - Silent Meditation Retreat (Friday afternoon through Monday morning) - IN PERSON
  • Module 4 - Tantrik Hatha Yoga - IN PERSON
  • Module 5 - Sexual Shadow
  • Module 6 - Feminine Embodiment Practices
  • Module 7 - Yoga Nidra, Death + Dying
  • Module 8 - Closing
  •   *Modules, dates + lengths subject to change
Learn More + enroll



Level 3

Integrate + Implement APPLICATION REQUIRED

Level 3 meets weekly for one 3-hour session for the 8-month period. During that time, students take turns practice teaching what they've learned in Level 2.

Once the group is formed, we meet to find a weekly time that works for all of us.

Limited to 4 participants per year. Application required.


The next Level 3 is currently scheduled to run in 2025. Please contact us to be added to the waitlist.





2 Retreats as a student

1 Retreat as an assistant

(application required; retreat fee waived)



Other Requirements:

  • 6 Self-Inquiry circles

  • 45 samarasa Meditation calls

All requirements must be completed in no less than 9 months, no more than 36 months