JULY 28-30, 2017

In Burlington at the Essex Resort and Spa

This is a beautiful setting about 40 minutes north of Bristol near Burlington. They will have free airport shuttle! Bring the whole family for extra days and enjoy the area!


For Phoenix Rising Professionals (graduate of any program), Faculty and Advanced Students (completed Level 3 midterm)

Note that the conference is scheduled right before Group Facilitator Training for your convenience in scheduling both events with one trip – (hint, hint…).

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Where: The Essex, Vermont’s Culinary Resort and Spa, Essex, Vermont
When: Friday, July 28th (5pm) through Sunday, July 30th (4pm)

Update & Recertification Day, 
Friday July 28th (8am-4pm)

Prerequisites: Graduate of our yoga therapy training, yoga teacher training (200hr or 300hr), or a student who has gone through Level 3 Midterm.
Earn credits toward your IAYT Yoga Therapist Certification Program and/or earn Yoga Alliance CEUs – 1 credit per contact hour


We will post the full weekend schedule here as soon as available. You can see last year’s Schedule on the 2016 Conference page if you’d like an approximate idea what the weekend might look like.

What’s the conference all about?

PRYT Conference 2017 will consist of a variety of Workshops, Talks, Panel Discussions and Celebration! This will be a terrific opportunity to meet, greet, learn, and network with your colleagues as well as delve into a variety of topics.

By attending this Conference you will gain:

  • Confidence, skills, and vocabulary to match the essence of your work directly with the needs of the people you serve.
  • Inspiration from colleagues who, like you, are manifesting effective and life changing work in taking Phoenix Rising to the world.
  • The spark you need to seize the growing specialization opportunities now available.

What’s the Pre-Conference Refresh & Recertification Day all about?

Arrive early for an update workshop and hands-on practice Friday morning to be followed by your Recertification Review Session Friday afternoon. This is a wonderful opportunity to refresh your practice, reconnect with others and the work, and integrate the refinements as you move forward.

If you plan to Recertify at the Pre-conference, please register before the Early Registration deadline so that we can be sure to arrange an appropriate number of clients for recertifying practitioners.

Specialty Workshops, Panel Discussions and PRYT Updates


We are looking for Presenters for multiple facets of the Conference:

  • Specialty Workshops
  • Morning Yoga Practice
  • Facilitating post-Practice Circles

Location & Travel Info

Conference Location: The Essex, Vermont’s Culinary Resort and Spa, 70 Essex Way, Essex VT 05452

Airport: Burlington International Airport,, 20 min to Essex, shuttle will be available by arrangement with the resort.

Train: Amtrak, Essex Junction,, 7 min by car to The Essex. Public transit every 40 minutes: Chittenden County Transit Authority,

Bus: Greyhound,; Megabus, Both stop at the Burlington Airport.

Car: Essex is in the north-central portion of Vermont in the Champlain Valley, 20-25 minutes Northeast of Burlington. From I-89, take Exit for Rte 15 coming from the North or for Rte 2A coming from the south.


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If you have any questions, please call us at (800) 288-YOGA(9642) or (802) 453-6444.