The Danyasa School





Ashleigh is the Co-Founder and Director of Yoga Programming for The Danyasa School of Yoga and Expressive Healing Arts. The Danyasa School (TDS) is a Yoga Alliance registered yoga school offering rigorous, world-class yoga teacher trainings at both the 200hr and 500hr levels. With deep roots in non-dual Tantric philosophy, The Danyasa School faculty brings tens of thousands of hours of yoga and movement study to the school’s programs. While honoring tradition and lineage, The Danyasa School values innovation and evolution by incorporating dance, creative writing, sacred movement, conscious dialogue, somatic therapies and other expressive healing arts.


200HR Program

The Danyasa School offers a 200HR Danyasa Yoga Arts Teacher Training at Danyasa Eco Retreat in Dominical Costa Rica. 200HR Danyasa Yoga Arts Teacher Training 2015/16 dates TBA.


This training is broken into two 100-HR segments which must both be completed in order to receive a certificate.

  • Must have been practicing yoga for minimum of two years to apply
  • Must have a strong working home practice




300HR Program

The Danyasa School 300HR Advanced Teacher Training is a one of a kind program designed to offer you the most inspiring, creative and in-depth advanced teacher training curriculum around. Broken into various 50 and 100HR modules, you can piece together a specialized curriculum that fits your unique passion and teaching focus.


You must have already completed a Yoga Alliance recognized 200-HR Teacher Training program before starting the 300HR advanced program. Your 200HR certificate can be from any Yoga Alliance recognized school. You do not have to complete The Danyasa School 200HR Training before entering The Danyasa School 300HR program.

  • At least 1 module of the 300hrs must be completed at Danyasa Eco-Retreat in Dominical, Costa Rica
  • You have 3 years to complete the full 300hr program
  • All 300 hours must be completed with The Danyasa School in order for the hours to count towards a 500HR Yoga Alliance certification. (This is a Yoga Alliance requirement)


100HR Modules in Costa Rica 2015

April 12-25 Yoga As Medicine: Therapeutics and Hands On Adjustments with Ashleigh Sergeant and Meg McCraken

May 31-June 13 Advanced Danyasa Yoga Arts: Teaching Through the Lens of the Goddess with Sofiah Thom and Ashleigh Sergeant

Sept. 13-26 Embody the Sacred Feminine: Life Cycles, Innate Wisdom and the Creative Muse with Jane Fryer and Sofiah Thom

Sept. 27-Oct.10 Radiant Living: Yoga and Ayurveda with Ashleigh Sergeant and Kishan Shah




50HR Modules in California 2015

July/August: Vinyasa and Nataraja: The Dance of Alignment with Michelle Nayeli Bouvier and Siri Peterson  San Diego, CA

November 2-7 Krama: The Art of Sequencing for the Physical Body with Meg McCraken and Siri Peterson, Lake Tahoe, CA

November 9-14 Krama: The Art of Sequencing for the Subtle Body with Meg McCraken and Siri Peterson, Lake Tahoe, CA