Workshops, Trainings & Event Offerings

Registration for all courses and workshops at Arcana can be done through the Arcana front desk, either in person at 81 Market St in downtown Portland or by calling us at 207-773-7801. Payment is required at the time of registration, unless otherwise noted.



Ayurvedic Yoga & Hot Stone Massage for Winter Balance

with Jennie Joan & Bernadette Hawkes

Sunday, January 7th, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Cost of Workshop: $35 pre-registration required. Class capacity: 11

Join Arcana power-duo Jennie Joan, long time yoga instructor, Reiki Practitioner, and co-owner of Arcana as well Bernadette Hawkes Kaptelinn, Ayurvedic Practitioner, Reiki Practitioner and yoga instructor for this delicious 90 minute journey into your own body. We’ll balance “vata”, the air and either elements that pervade the body and nature during the winter months. Through a nourishing practice of self care, we’ll potentially relieve some of the ailments of winter that come with vata dosha aggravation like dry skin, popping joints, anxiety and stress.

You can expect warming, grounding vinyasa flow, followed by soothing yin postures, Ayurvedic massage from Bernadette, reiki, hot stones and oils and aromatherapy.

Optional post-workshop mingle-time to enjoy ayurvedic snacks and ask questions from 7:30-8pm.

To stay up to date on this workshop’s availability, check out its Facebook page.

Candlelit Sacral Chakra Restorative Yoga, Yoga Nidra & Reiki Workshop

with Kelly Rich

Saturday, January 27th, 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Cost of Workshop: $35 pre-registration required. Class capacity: 12

The depth of winter holds an opportunity to dive within and develop or continue a restorative yoga + meditation practice in order to gently and gracefully open the body. Give yourself the gift of joining Kelly Rich for an evening that holds an intention of tapping into your Sacral Chakra—the energetic center that reflects your creativity, passion + desire. You will be guided towards an experience of pure relaxation through grounding, restorative yoga postures using the support of props, guided imagery, Yoga Nidra + optional hands on Reiki healing assists. No prior experience necessary.

To stay up to date on workshop capacity for this event, check out its Facebook page.

Arcana 200 Hour Yoga & Reiki Teacher Training

with Jennie Joan

Training dates: Three-Day Weekends, 9am-7pm each day
April 28th, 29th, 30th
May 26th, 37th, 28th
June 15th, 16th, 17th
July 27th, 28th, 29th
August: 25th, 26th, 27th
September:29th, 30th, Oct. 1st

Cost of Course: see full tuition information below, payment plans & scholarships, as well as early registration prices, are available

Upon completion of this Yoga Alliance approved training, you’ll possess the necessary skills to create engaging vinyasa flow classes, adaptable to various body types and conditions. You’ll gain a plethora of knowledge in multiple styles of yoga, meditation techniques, Ayurveda, ethics, marketing skills and much much more. Students will also graduate with a certification in traditional Usui Reiki, level 1.

Your lead trainer, Jennie Joan (E-RYT, Reiki II), has over 2,500 hours of training and teaching experience in multiple traditions including Vinyasa, Yin, Kripalu, Recovery Yoga, Meditation, Ayurveda, Trauma Sensitive Yoga and Reiki. Jennie’s goal is to embody what she teaches, accrediting yoga to helping her grow through obstacles like PTSD, substance use disorder, and an eating disorder. She believes yoga has the power to transform our lives rapidly and radically and to teach us not just to live, but to live well.

To assure you thrive, you’ll receive free yoga and meditation classes and a complimentary reiki session at Arcana upon registration, as well as ongoing counsel and support. Our community classes give real-time teaching experience before graduation. Tuition is also designed with accessibility in mind, ranging from $2,600- $2,900, with partial scholarships and payment plans available. Space is limited to 12 students, connect with us to register and find a payment plan that works for you.

Other Incredible Trainers include: Kelly Rich, Elizabeth April, & Katie Beane

Payment Plans:
Early bird price: $2,600 due in full by March 1st
Early-ish bird price: $2,700 due in full by March 15th
Regular/ payment plan price: $2,900
Payment plans available with final payment due September 1st, 2018.

Arcana’s front desk can be contacted from 10-6pm, 7 days a week, 207-773-7801. After the application process, registration can be completed over the phone or in person at 81 Market Street, Portland, Maine.

$110 dollars will be taken off of the total price for anyone who has already completed Reiki 1 with Mea Tavares

*Please contact Jennie Joan with any inquiries or for an application at
**Note- a $500 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration to reserve a spot in this training.