Group Coaching and Mentorship

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YogaFaith University (YFU) was created to provide you with the best tools, coaching and accountability to take your YogaFaith ministry to the next level.

Franchisees invest millions of dollars to have a turn key system that leads to success.

By becoming a YFU member for less than $2 per day you will gain access to YogaFaith coaches with a proven track record of success in their specific field.

YFU now has a way to obtain all of your CEC requirements for the year in one place. Simply add the CEC package to your yearly or monthly membership below.

CEC Package: 40 hours annual synchronous and asynchronous learning can be used toward: YogaFaith Certifications, International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT), International Coaching Federation (ICF) and the Yoga Alliance.

Membership Has its Privileges

Each month you will receive Training, Support and LIVE Coaching Calls to help you grow your YogaFaith Business!

Just a few of the pillars included in your membership: Mentorship, Community Engagement, Teaching Resources & Essentials for Longevity and LIVE Coaching Calls with Q & A Sessions.


Learn from YogaFaith Directors, Lead Trainers, Ambassadors and Mega Mentors on topics to help you grow your business.


Share success stories, best practices and learn from other members in the University chats and private Facebook Page.

 Networking & Scope of Practice

Explore the student/client relationship, your role and the numerous networking pathways and critical connections.

LIVE Coaching 


Attend monthly LIVE coaching calls with YogaFaith Coaches & Mega Mentors. Ask questions and gain accountability.

Sign up today and get the support you need to grow your ministry business!

Monthly Subscriber


GROW your business with new training topics each month

GROW with other YogaFaith ministry & business builders
GROW in your personal and professional life with support of those who have gone before you!

Yearly Subscription


Save money – all the benefits of monthly subscription
Yearly subscription gives you 2 months FREE
Can continue membership year after year at the same low rate!

Add-on CECs Package


Receive 20 Continuing Education Credits as part of your YF-U membership
10 Contact and 10 non-contact hours awarded at the end of 12 months
Add to either a monthly or yearly membership

Select the CES Package add-on
at checkout

Meet your Mentors

Michelle Thielen

Michelle Thielen

YogaFaith Founder


Seattle Wa

Michelle began studying and practicing yoga in the late 80’s while professionally dancing in Portland, Oregon where she was born and raised.

Eventually the love of yoga and it’s numerous benefits led her into instructing and sharing the wonderful gift of yoga with others, but it was her passion for Christ that led her to YogaFaith.

She has been registered with the American Council of Exercise since 2009, a Master Trainer with the Christian Yoga Association and A Certified Yoga Therapist with The International Association of Yoga Therapists. Michelle is an international speaker and author of the wildly popular Christian book “Stretching your Faith” and more recently “Exit Wilderness”. Michelle has trained over 2000 students in becoming highly skilled yoga trainers, living a life on purpose and in confidence.

Robin Bourdeau

Robin Bourdeau

YogaFaith Yoga Therapist


Hendersonville, TN

Robin has a lifetime of experience in health and fitness, having grown up in gymnastics and becoming a coach.  Robin also has over 25 years of experience in leadership positions in the private and public sectors, including business ownership. She coached and taught in both the corporate and fitness/sports/wellness arenas, successfully leading individuals and groups to improved confidence, mental and physical strength and overall performance.  At the heart of it all is the belief that each person is uniquely gifted and fully equipped to achieve their goals. 

Robin is a certified YogaFaith Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT / C-FYTH / R-CYATH), Master Yoga Trainer, NASM Certified Personal Trainer, Pilates instructor, Precision Nutrition Coach, Federal Coach, Maxwell Certified DISC Trainer/Consultant, and Maxwell Leadership Coach.

Tim Hooper

Tim Hooper

Sales and Leadership Trainer

Sales Trainer

Lynchburg VA

Tim Hooper is a YogaFaith University mentor and ​​John Maxwell-certified coach. He is a keynote speaker on topics such as marketing, sales & leadership coach training teams throughout various industries on topics like Energizing Your Sales, Rehumanizing Connection, and Marketing the Matters in Ministry.

Tim is the founder of Energy4Sales coaching platform, holds a bachelor’s degree in Mass Comm/Public Relations from Middle Tennessee State University, and is a four-time author of the GotEnergy? series.

When Tim’s not traveling to speak, he’s spending time with his four kiddos and lovely wife Jennifer while pursuing his quest to run a marathon for charity in every state. He resides in Virginia.

Have Questions? Check out these FAQs
Who Can Join YogaFaith University (YF-U)?
Any current YogaFaith instructor or students currently enrolled in any YogaFaith Training may join YFU.
What Do I Get With My Subscription?
You will receive access to a private online portal where all of your training resources will be stored. You are welcome to join the monthly mentoring call the first Thursday of each month at 7pm EST. 4pm PST. All call replays will be available in the portal following the call if you are unable to make the live call. Finally, you will be able to ask questions from YogaFaith coaches and mentors and collaborate with other members as you grow your YogaFaith business.
When Does My Membership Start?
Immediately upon processing of your payment, you will have full access to the training platform. You will receive notifications and reminders for each live coaching call.
When Will My Card Be Charged?
You will be charged for the first month or annually for a discount. If you are a monthly member your next payment will automatically occur on the same date of the following month of your initial payment.
What if I Miss A Live Call?
No worries, we’ve got you covered! All coaching calls are recorded and placed in the member platform. However, you’ll get more out of being on the live call.
Can I earn CECs in YF-U?
YES! an optional CEC package is available for purchase for just $299 at checkout. This will provide you with 40 hours or 4.0 CEU’s each year. No partial CEC’s will be given, so you must be enrolled for the entire year or have a prepaid yearly membership. CEC’s can be submitted to any organization. YogaFaith affiliates for CEC’s are The Yoga Alliance, Christian Yoga Association, IAYT, ACE, NASM and ASFA.
How Do I Cancel My Membership?
If you are a monthly member you may cancel your membership at anytime by emailing Yearly memberships paid in advance are not eligible for cancellation.

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