Yoga for Teens Teacher Training with Next Generation Yoga

Date: May 18th-20th, 2018

Schedule: Fri-Sun 9:30-5:45

Trainer: Mackenzie Studebaker 

Investment: $695 + $85 reg/supplies fee


$100 off if you register by 4/15
$100 off if you are a graduate of a past NGY TT
50% off if you are a current full-time school employee or full-time student (not to be combined with other discounts) – email proof of employment or student id
Payment plans available – just ask!



Next Generation Yoga presents Yoga for Teens Teacher Training with Mackenzie Studebaker, E-RYT 500. This inspiring Teacher Training is a 24-hour Yoga Alliance registered certification course that teaches you how to share Yoga with 13-17 yr. olds. Created by Erin Lila Wilson, the Yoga for Teens Teacher Training is open to anyone who has a love for teenagers and a passion for Yoga. No pre-requisites required.


You’ll Receive:

  • Structure for developing a Teen Yoga class
  • Age-appropriate postures, breathing and meditation techniques
  • Yoga in the school setting
  • Ethical principles of Yoga in teen language
  • At-risk and underserved populations
  • Teen relevant topics including anger, forgiveness, self-confidence and sexual health
  • Basic nutrition and the Yoga of eating
  • Play and laughter for the Teen Yoga class
  • Mindfulness in the daily life
  • Community, trust and connection
  • Inspiration to be an ambassador of peace through selfless service



Yoga for Teens Teacher Training is part of Next Generation Yoga’s 95-hour Registered Children’s Yoga School (RCYS) through the Yoga Alliance. Yoga Teachers registered with the Yoga Alliance as an active 200-hour RYT may earn their specialty designation as a Registered Children’s Yoga Teacher (RCYT) by completing Next Generation Yoga’s 95-hour Teacher Training program.

We offer a flexible format, which allows you to attend one course at a time in a variety of locations.


Questions? Contact Nicole Koleshis, NGY Senior Teacher & TT Host, at


About the Trainer

Mackenzie Studebacker, E-RYT 500, is a San Francisco-based yoga and meditation teacher with a particular affinity and skill for working with teens. Her teaching philosophy is grounded in loving-kindness and non-judgment, and adaptive to all ages and abilities. Mackenzie teaches in high schools, juvenile halls, and works with teens with special needs. She works closely with SF-bay area based youth yoga non-profits RISE Yoga for Youth and The Art of Yoga Project. Mackenzie believes that all people (including teens!) deserve access to practices that help them cultivate a more peaceful and inspired relationship with themselves and the world around them. Learn more about Mackenzie and her teaching philosophy at