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New Mindful Yoga Therapy study shows significant results for veterans with PTSD

Originally published on the Mindful Yoga Therapy blog Veterans…

Introducing: the Warrior Yoga Video Series

Originally published on the Gaiam blog This yoga practice…

Partners in Service: Sharing Yoga With the World

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rj9t3bdWJJw As a nonprofit…
Kate Rice

Kate Rice: How We Serve Our Communities

This is an interview with Kate Rice, a Chicago-based yoga…

Jennifer Fremion: Healing the Body, Mind, and Spirit

This is an interview with Jennifer Fremion, who works as…

Damaris Maria Grossmann: From Battle Warrior To Peaceful Warrior

This is an interview with Damaris Maria Grossmann, a…

Terri Cooper: Connection is the Cure

This is an interview with Terri Cooper, who told me that…

Cat Lauer: How We Serve Those In Recovery

I recently met Cat Lauer at the Hanuman Yoga Festival…
Trina Wyatt

Trina Wyatt: Striving Towards A Healthier Planet

This is an interview with Trina Wyatt, founder of an online…
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Mary Sims

Mary Sims: Yoga Supports Self Advocacy

This is an interview with Mary Sims,…

Kyla Pearce: Traumatic Brain Injury Healing Through Yoga

This is an interview with Kyla Pearce, who has been teaching…

Ann Marie Johnston: One Yogi’s Attempt to Make Yoga Accessible to All

This is an interview with Ann Marie Johnston. When I first arranged…

Cody Founder Paul Javid: Building a Yoga Community Online

This is an interview with Paul Javid, former Microsoft product…
On the Election by Beryl Bender Birch

Doing the Work After Trump's Election: Beryl Bender Birch Issues a Call to Yogis

When times are difficult, fearful, uncertain, and encouraging…
Meditation with Pamela Stokes

Does Meditation Among Veterans Really Work?

By Pamela Stokes Eggleston, Meditation Teacher for the Veterans…
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Guided Meditations For Military Families

MILITARY FAMILIES: A POPULATION OFTEN OVERLOOKED It's well-known…

Jodi Weiner: Showing Up For At-Risk Youth

This is an interview with Jodi Weiner, Executive Director for…
Adaptive Yoga with Christine Moore

Christine Moore: Sharing Adaptive Yoga

This is an interview with Christine Moore, who attended…

YogaReach: Yoga For People Affected With Parkinson’s Disease

This is an interview with Char Grossman, a Therapeutic Yoga Movement…
Susan Lovett

Susan Lovett: Yoga for Those Living With Poverty & Trauma

This is an interview with Susan Lovett, a licensed social…
Jocelyn Casey-Whiteman

Jocelyn Casey-Whiteman: How We Serve Survivors of Sexual Assault

This is an interview with Jocelyn Casey-Whiteman, who’s…

Melissa Jhunja: Yoga for Healing, Recovery & Living

This is an interview with Melissa Jhunja who, as a social worker…
Julie Fernandez

Julie Fernandez: How We Serve Those Suffering Domestic Violence

This is an interview with Julie Fernandez, who knew before…
Hannah Fazio

Hannah Fazio: Empowering Women Who Have Experienced Trauma

This is an interview with Hannah Fazio, who has been…

Rebecca Bedford: Serving Immigrants In Prenatal Classes

This is an interview with Rebecca Bedford, whose first yoga…