Yoga of Recovery Certification

Unlock the transformative power of Yoga of Recovery (YoR) – a unique blend of self-care practices for resilience, creative self-inquiry, and certified training in accessible Ayurveda and Yoga.

  • Transform your life with YoR – Yoga of Recovery!

  • Dive deep into the fusion of yoga’s therapeutic physicality, ancient philosophies, and Ayurvedic healing.

  • No prior teaching experience required. Whether you’re a yoga novice or a seasoned practitioner, seize this opportunity to embark on a profound journey toward healing and empowerment.

  • Discover the groundbreaking concept of “one addiction process” and revolutionize your approach to life’s challenges.

  • Break free from conventional views and embrace a space of shared healing and service.

  • Our gentle pace unveils your inherent potential, fostering connection and community every step of the way.

  • Escape the confines of medicalization and over-professionalization.

  • Embrace a grassroots approach tailored to your community’s character and culture.

  • Experience the transformative power of collective healing and relational support.

  • Celebrate diversity, equity, and inclusion as we forge paths to belonging and community.

  • Join the YoR community now and access our online courses from anywhere in the world.

  • Take charge of your wellness journey and embark on a transformative path to holistic healing.

Enroll today – your future self will thank you!

Embrace Self-Care and Certification Training in One Program

Certificate Training

This certification is of interest to anyone interested in a more holistic and complete view of the problem and its solution. People with Lived Experience (PWLE), Peer Recovery Support Specialists (PRSS), yoga teachers, Ayurvedic practitioners, Yoga Therapists, social workers, addiction counselors, coaches, sponsors,  etc.  No prior professional experience required.

Personal Growth

We encourage everyone to join with the intention of working on their own issues. Once we have integrated the guidance into our own lives, we can then share it with others.


Flexible Learning

Take modules at your own pace, with the option to pursue certification for added structure and commitment. Progress alongside a supportive community, at a pace that suits you best. Join us today!

Inclusive Community

Welcoming everyone affected by addictiveness, in themselves or others –  licensed professionals, yoga teachers and yoga therapists.

Who Can Benefit:

YoR welcomes everyone affected by addictiveness, whether in themselves or others, fostering a supportive and inclusive environment for personal growth and community connection.

Certification Details:

Cost: Fixed sliding scale, plus module based options, accommodating various financial situations

Format: On-demand prerecorded depth content, complemented by live online sessions.

Location: Conveniently accessible online platform for seamless learning.

Timing: Our curriculum covers options that span across each year.  You will be given access to the course material for one year. This allows you to pace yourself according to your time and attention.

Completion Confidence: If you encounter any setbacks in your studies, rest assured that Kinship provides opportunities for retakes with nominal fees.

Unwavering Community Support: Experience a sense of belonging that extends far beyond completing curriculum hours.  Join us for Optional recovery meetings and book discussion groups.

Two Certification Options

Option A: Between the Mat and the Meeting (BMM)
Option B: Healing the Habits that Bind (HHB)

Yoga of Recovery: Between the Mat and the Meeting (BMM)

Ayurveda for our addictiveness

You have the flexibility to complete these two modules in any order of your choosing. However, we recommend enrolling for both at the same time for a comprehensive learning experience.

Discover holistic recovery from addictive disorders including substances, food, and behaviors through accessible Ayurvedic principles, exploring stress responses, daily routines, and self-regulation for resilience, integrating yoga and psychology for a comprehensive approach to wellness and self-care.

Yor BMM Evergreen

Learn at your own pace with pre-recorded sessions.

Yor BMM Live Sessions

Join us for live sessions and benefit from the community aspect of YoR.

Yoga of Recovery: Healing the Habits that Bind (HHB)

The 6 tenets of YoR

You may complete these three modules in any order you choose. Each module is offered once per year.

Explore addiction through the lens of Vedic philosophy and the 6 Tenets of Yoga of Recovery in this 21-week online series. Treat the roots of addictive behaviors through Creative Self-Inquiry, embracing narrative healing over one year with access to all course content.

Longing & Relationship

This course explores the concepts of Seeking Union and Seeking Connection through honoring our ancestors, fostering resilience, engaging in ancestor rituals, examining Addiction as Attachment Disorder, and delving into devotion practices, including returning to traditional rituals or creating new ones.

Sweet & Love

Discover the transformative potential of harnessing and harmonizing the senses through sweet, self-soothing therapies rooted in Ayurveda and Bhakti Yoga, fostering spiritual presence and sharing accessible practices for personal and communal well-being.

Prana & Progress

Explore the impact of disrupted Prana on well-being and learn yoga techniques to energize, relax, and restore balance, alongside discussions on the importance of activism in safeguarding essential resources and fostering long-term well-being and community resilience.