Amy Wheeler, Ph.D. is the Founder and Director of Optimal State Programs, providing both Yoga and Yoga Therapy Training Programs. She has been a Professor of Kinesiology at California State University for 20+ years, with degrees including a B.A. and M.A. in Health Promotion and a Ph.D. in Education and Psychology. Amy has travelled to India many times and was certified to teach Yoga and Yoga Therapy in the tradition of T. Krishnamacharya, along with several other internationally recognised Yoga and Yoga Therapy Training Programs. Amy currently serves as President for the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT).

Janet Lowndes and Leigh Blashki are pleased to be hosting Amy Wheeler for her first visit to Melbourne in August 2019, presenting her workshop on Assessing and Balancing the Human System.

This workshop is suitable for:

  • Yoga Teachers

  • Registered Yoga Therapists

  • Mental Health Professionals

  • Health Professionals

    (no Yoga background required)


FRIDAY 9th August - 6pm-8:30pm

SATURDAY 10th August - 9am-5:30pm

SUNDAY 11th August - 9am-3pm

PLUS - Saturday and Sunday - optional morning practice with Amy from 7-8am


The Abbotsford Convent, Abbotsford (Melbourne)


EARLY BIRD - prior to 9th June, 2019 - $455 (incl GST)

FULL FEE - after 10th June - $495 (incl GST)

CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY: Full payment for this workshop is required to secure your registration. Cancellations received more than 28 days prior to the event will receive a 50% refund. Cancellations received after that time will not be eligible for any refund. You may transfer your registration to another person at no cost, but please notify the program host in writing prior to the workshop date if transfer is required. 

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