Yoga Teaching Mentorship Program 2021


We are no longer accepting applications to this program.

Get individualized support to launch or grow your yoga teaching!


Choose one or two tracks that meet your current needs: 

  • defining your purpose and passion,

  • working in community-based programs,

  • marketing and outreach,  

  • making movement accessible, 

  • bringing social justice into your work.

Included in the program is:


  1. Two hour-long mentoring meetings per month

  2. One class observations with feedback per 3 months (you teach and receive feedback)

  3. Unlimited access to observing your mentor's classes during mentorship period, with access to prompts for reflection and journaling.

  4. Access to cohort meetings & Facebook support group (depending on group availability, interest and scheduling).


Additional support available at $75/hr.

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Mentoring will be done by E.B. Ferdig, E-RYT500.  E.B. has been teaching, training and mentoring yoga students, teachers and therapists for eighteen years.  She is a Yoga Alliance certified continuing education provider (YAECP), and a certified Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT) with the International Association of Yoga Therapists.  She has been working in medical clinics and social service agencies around the Portland area since 2010, including OHSU Richmond Clinic, the Frida Center for Fibromyalgia, Central City Concern, Home Forward, Cascadia, and Friendly House.

She has participated as faculty in many teacher trainings over the past eight years, and co-created the Unfold 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training with Leigh Drake & Rachel Plies, which is focused on accessible yoga practices, social justice, community outreach and personal transformation.