"Whatever the event Robert Rivest
moves, delights, and captivates all!"

Laughter Yoga Leader Training & More . . . 13920245_10154291015611590_7555271660827424707_o.jpg

Laughter Yoga Leader Training & More . . .


 Laughter Yoga Leader Training

Laughter Yoga Teacher Training

Laughter Yoga One Day Basic Learning Course

Laughter Yoga Seminars, Workshops & Keynotes 



Opportunities to train with

Robert Rivest

Certified Laughter Yoga Master Trainer:




September 14-28, 2016

Robert Rivest  Mindfulness, Expression & Laughter Yoga, 

Kototo & Nagoya, Japan 2016




October  22-23, 2016

Certified Laughter Yoga Leader Training & Refresher,

East Longmeadow, MA


October  29, 2016

Breathe, Move & Laugh Your Blues Away,

Wesborough, MA


November 5-6

Certified Laughter Yoga Leader Training & Refresher,

Springdale, AR


November 12

Laughter Yoga - One Day Basic Learning Course,

( Robert & Alexa) Baltimore Area, MD


February 8, 2017 

Robert Rivest  Energy, Movement & Laughter 

 Laguna Beach, CA


February 11-12,  2017

Certified Laughter Yoga Leader Training & Refresher,

 Laguna Beach, CA


Fall/Winter Schedule

(planning right now)


 2017 Europe Tour (TBA)

(Germany, England, Italy, France . . .) 


Robert Rivest is a Laughter Yoga CERTIFIED MASTER TRAINER!

He will soon be offering 5 Day Laughter Yoga TEACHER Trainings

to individuals and groups that have taken the 2 day leader training.


Would you like a Robert Rivest training or event in your town?





 Robert Rivest’s mission is to cultivate peace, love, laughter & joy and spread it around the world.

“Training with Robert Rivest was an absolutely wonderful introduction to Laughing Yoga. His years of practice and training in Laughter Yoga, martial arts and being a Mime add such a rich foundation from which to leap from. The stories and teaching skills cultivated from his years of experience are truly inspirational;clear, simple, humble and kind. I value learning from an individual that lives what he teaches. Robert Rivest is the real deal. He creates space for an open heart and an open mind, daily. He sends you off into the world of Laughter Yoga with total support and access to lots of wonderful information and contacts! I highly recommend this training!"

Jessie Peck Massage Therapist and Elder care, Tenants Harbor, Maine and Sedona, Az.


If you are interested in attending one of Robert Rivest's Laughter Yoga Leader Trainings or hosting one near you please contact: ROBERT RIVEST today.

Join Robert Rivest and friends for two joyful days of learning, laughing and playing. As a comic mime artist and mindful tai-chi teacher, Robert Rivest has been leading playful, creative, stress relief workshops for over 20 years. His Laughter Yoga Leader trainings are fun, informative, and inspirational celebrations of joy.

Participants of Robert Rivest's Certified Laughter Yoga Leader Training will learn how to:


  • Laugh more easily and more often.
  • Develop a personal "Laughter for wellness" practice.
  • Bring more laughter to your co-workers, friends and family.
  • Lead Laughter Yoga classes, clubs, workshops, and seminars.
  • Offer Venue specific Laughter Yoga sessions in a wide variety of venues.
  • Confidently bring health, laughter and joy to people of all ages and abilities.


Robert Rivest offers Certified Laughter Yoga Leader trainings for: Individuals, Groups, Companies, Corporations, Hospitals, Health Care Facilities, Non-profits. He trains people year round and on site. With this training you will be able to confidently share the joy of Laughter Yoga (and all it's health benefits) with your organization, group, clients, family and friends! 

Graduates receive a 120 page Laughter Yoga Leader Manual and an official certification from The Laughter Yoga International University signed by Dr. Kataria and Robert Rivest. This certification will qualify you to lead Laughter Yoga classes, workshops, seminars and Laughter Clubs. Plus, it is so much fun! Can you imagine laughing, playing, learning and sharing the joy of laughter for two days with a great group of people!

FEE: $295 per person 
2 day Laughter Yoga Leader Training Certification Program 


Robert Rivest Certifies Laughter Yoga Leaders on demand!

If you have a group of 5 -10 people or more, Robert will lead a 2 day Certified Laughter Yoga Leader Training at your site or bring everyone to Robert's in Western MA, U.S.A.

Laughter Yoga Leader Training            CLYL Training Testimonials

Robert Rivest's next Certified Laughter Yoga Leader Training is being planned.

Email him today, if you are interested in having him train your group at your site or if you would like to be contacted for the next one in Western, MA.


Contact Robert Rivest at: Email: ROBERT RIVEST Phone: 413-747-5004



Robert Rivest is an internationally admired Laughter Yoga Teacher and Certified Master Trainer. He is a renowned comic mime artist, an accomplished health, literacy and stress relief educator, and an engaging public speaker. Robert's teaching style is influenced by a 25 year practice of Mindfulness Meditation, Tai-Chi & Qigong. Since 1985, he has given over 7,000 presentations in Europe, Asia, Africa and across the U.S.  His keynotes, trainings, retreats, and “Laugh- Along” YouTube videos have helped thousands of people around the world feel healthier and happier.

Services Offered: Certified Laughter Yoga Teacher & Leader Trainings, Motivational Keynotes, Corporate Wellness Programs,  Staff Stress Relief programs, School Programs, College Programs, Public Awareness Seminars, Mindful Living & Laughter Retreats, One on One Coaching, Laughter Fitness Training for Athletes, Artists & Performing Artists, Laughter & Health Programs for Seniors/Hospitals/Clinics/Support Groups  . . . and more.

 Contact ROBERT RIVEST for More information


Past Events:

Mindful Living Retreat Mount Kõya, Japan

Peace, Laughter & Joy seminar, Kyoto, Japan

Certified Laughter Yoga Leader Training Tokyo, Japan 

Laughter, Expression/Mime & Tai-Chi seminar Tokyo, Japan

Led Laguna Laughter Club, Laguna Beach, California

Co-led Contemplative Play half-day retreat w/ Rebecca Foster, Johnston, RI 

Co-lead Yoga, Tai-Chi, & Laughter Yoga w/ Lynne Miller to welcome new year Enfield, CT

Peace, Laughter & Joy - University of New Hampshire, Durham

Student & Staff Laugh Stress Relief - Amherst College. Amherst, MA

Laughter & Stress Relief Seminar University of North Carolina,

Peace, Laughter, & Joy Workshop Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

Laughter Yoga & Stress Relief, Yale University, New Haven, CT

New Britain Museum of American Art, CT. Laughter Yoga for All Ages

Laughter Yoga for Geriatrics with Dementia, Hamden, CT

Mindful Tai-chi & Laughter Yoga for Seniors, Ludlow, MA

15 Laughter Yoga Leader Trainings @ Heartsong, East Longmeadow, MA

20-30 Staff Stress Relief Programs per year

40-60 Themed Library Programs per year for children, families and adults

120-180 Literacy, Health, Stress Relif and Comic Mime school assemblies per year


Spreading health, happiness, peace, laughter & Joy :)



Health Benefits of Laughter Yoga


Laughter & Wellness Offerings


Robert Rivest Laughter Events in Japan


 Laugh Along with Robert Rivest


Laughter Yoga Leader Training - Get Certified with Robert Rivest!


Laughter Yoga, Mindfulness & Tai-Chi Seminars


10 Free Laughter Yoga Videos


Educational Laughter Yoga Videos 


Mindfulness & Tai-Chi Videos




Back to top