Yoga Nidra Teacher Training Course: The Art of Conscious Deep Relaxation and Healing


Marc Halpern (Siva)

Certification & Credits

Graduates of this course will receive a certificate co-signed by the Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat and Dr. Marc Halpern.

This program has been approved for 21 Approved Entity Continuing Education hours for re-licensure, in accordance with 258 CMR. Collaborative of NASW and the Boston College and Simmons Schools of Social Work Authorization Number D 51676.

This course is designed for Registered and Licensed Practical Nurses, CNA’s, and other health care and human service professionals and meets the requirements for 21  nursing contact hours as specified by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing – 244 CMR 5.04.

Continuing education credit is provided by Commonwealth Educational Seminars (CES). www.CommonwealthSeminars.com.

CES, provider #1117, is approved as a Provider for Social Work Continuing Education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. CES maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB approval period: October 6, 2012- October 5, 2015. Social Workers should contact their regularity board to determine course approval.

Social Workers participating in this course will receive 25.5 clinical continuing education clock hours.

As an American Psychological Association (APA) approved provider CES programs are accepted by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Every state Board of Nursing accepts ANCC approved programs except California and Iowa. CES is also an approved Continuing Education provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, (Provider Number CEP15567) which is also accepted by the Iowa Board of Nursing. Nurses completing this program receive 25.5 CE hours of credit. CES is approved by the Association For Addiction Professionals (NAADAC) Approved Education Provider Program #174. 25.5 contact hours of continuing education credit is granted for this program.