PDX Power Yoga

PDX Power Yoga is bringing Baptiste Power Vinyasa Yoga to Northeast Portland this fall!  As part of the Willamette Valley Power Yoga community, we exist to create and support extraordinary yoga communities designed to give you access to a lifetime of power and purpose. Stay tuned for updates as our studio takes shape and we prepare for YOU!


Student & Teacher Leadership Program



January 25 & 26
February 22 & 23
March 14 & 15
April 25 & 26
May 15, 16 & 17

Saturdays & Sundays 8am-8pm*

This course also includes participation in The Baptiste Foundation Unbreakable program and weekly Zoom meetings throughout the program.
Our weekends will take place at WVPY Corvallis and PDX Power Yoga and Sisters, Oregon.
*Note: the last weekend includes Friday

Weekends Will Include:

Delivering a Fresh JIP Experience, Every Class: Vinyasa Sequencing, Progressions, Music and Assists  
What Goes Where and Why: Applied Anatomy, True North Alignment and Modifications for Student Wellbeing
Asana & Feedback: Coach and Train Teachers
Sthira Sukha: A Look at Power and Alternative Yoga Styles
Something to Say: Teaching Vulnerability and Weaving in Ancient Philosophy in a Modern Class

Teaching The Work: Develop Content and Workshops
Lead from Listening: Leading Powerful Inquiry
Solid Choices: Making Decisions as an Energy Creator
Personal Practice and Studentship: Building Your Skills, Refining Your Personal Brand, and Participating in Life Full On

Get Still: Building and Leading an Accessible Meditation Practice
After the High: Tools to Live Powerfully After Training

Time Outside Of Training Weekends Will/Can Include:

  • Certain Baptiste Yoga Programs

  • Assisting WVPY Trainings

  • Practicing Alternative Yoga Styles

  • Attending Trainings/Workshops

  • Group Activities/Small Group Work

  • Webinars

  • Written Assignments

  • Zoom Video Meetings (our first alignment call will be in December, 2019. Expect 1 all group call between each training weekend and weekly small group calls)

  • 1-on-1 mentoring

  • Elective studies (with prior approval)

 Required Text (reading will be assigned throughout the training)

  • Being of Power by Baron Baptiste (read prior to training)

  • Yamas & Niyamas by Deborah Adele(read prior to training)

  • The War of Art by Steven Pressfield (read prior to training)

  • Thanks for the Feedback by Douglas Stone and Sheila Hee (read prior to training)

  • Turning Pro by Steven Pressfield

  • How Yoga Works by Michael Roach

  • Perfectly Imperfect by Baron Baptiste

  • Great Work of Your Life by Stephen Cope

  • The collaborative Way by Lloyd Fickett and Jason Fickett

  • Do the Work by Steven Pressfield

  • The Coaching Habit by Michael Bungay Stonier

  • The Four Agreements by Don Migeul Ruiz

  • Dare to Lead by Brene Brown

This is a Yoga Alliance accredited training.
100% attendance is mandatory and necessary to complete the training and grant certification

TUITION: $3,800
Non refundable deposit due upon acceptance: $100
Payment plans available upon request.
Graduates of BBTT receive special pricing.
Studio Members, full time students and first responders receive 10% off.

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This training is accredited with the yoga alliance. 
E-RYT 500 hour Certified Baptiste EducatorMelinda Luksch is the lead facilitator of this program.  


1915 NE MLK Jr. Boulevard
Portland, Oregon 97212