Yoga Therapy

How Cancer Patients Are Discovering Their Serenity in Pasadena

Farzaneh Noori teaches Therapeutic Yoga for Cancer Yoga teacher, Yoga House Pasadena co-founder and co-owner Farzaneh Noori thought the following when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009, “I was shocked. I thought, ‘Here I am with a healthful lifestyle, a strict regimen of advanced yoga, daily meditation and a simple, wholesome diet--how could [...]

By |2016-10-04T00:51:22+00:00September 30th, 2015|Yoga Therapy|0 Comments

Healing the trauma of modern-day slavery

Yoga Therapy: Healing the trauma of modern-day slavery For D’Lita Miller, her yoga practice helped cope with years of pent-up anger and aggression.  In this case, Miller’s emotional backlog is because she is a survivor of human trafficking, a situation that is unfortunately an issue today for people around the world.  Many like Miller are finding [...]

By |2015-04-16T20:37:52+00:00March 30th, 2015|Yoga Therapy|2 Comments

Teaching Yoga One on One DVD

Teaching Yoga One on One DVD with Julie Carmen Years ago, a friend invited me to take a yoga class with Julie Carmen at Exhale in Venice since we were both yoga teachers and actors as well as mental health professionals. I went in not knowing what to expect, and left feeling both exhilarated and [...]

By |2015-04-10T15:00:39+00:00February 24th, 2015|Yoga Therapy|0 Comments

SYTAR – Call for Proposal

International Association of Yoga Therapists Symposium on Yoga Therapy and Research Some of the most engaging sessions at the International Association of Yoga Therapist's annual Symposium on Yoga Therapy and Research (SYTAR) are the Common Interest Community (CIC) sessions where a number of people offer short presentations on related topics. The short lectures are modeled [...]

By |2015-04-10T21:45:06+00:00February 13th, 2015|Yoga Therapy|0 Comments

Bringing Yoga to First Responders

Give Back Yoga ( is honored to be launching a new program that empowers public servants with powerful mindfulness practices for cultivating resilience to stress and peak performance on the job: Yoga for First Responders. The first offering of Yoga for First Responders is the Trauma-Sensitive Yoga and Resiliency Training to Benefit First Responders and [...]

By |2015-04-10T22:11:30+00:00January 22nd, 2015|Yoga Therapy|0 Comments

Selecting a Yoga Therapy Program

  After pursuing yoga teacher training and then gaining some experience, some people decide to embark on a course to prepare to become a yoga therapist. The International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) is the professional organization for yoga therapists. IAYT offers the following items of consideration for prospective students: Shop carefully and purposefully before [...]

By |2017-08-24T01:33:07+00:00December 23rd, 2014|Yoga Therapy|0 Comments

A Conversation with Richard Miller

A Conversation with Richard Miller about Consciousness, Meditation, and the Rejuvenation found through iRest and Yoga Nidra By Dale Nieli During the first workshop I ever took with Richard Miller, I entered a state of consciousness that I had never before experienced. Having known Richard both personally and professionally throughout the years, I can tell [...]

By |2015-04-10T22:19:18+00:00November 11th, 2014|Yoga Therapy|0 Comments

First IAYT Accredited Yoga Therapy Training Programs

Yoga therapy profession reaches new level in the US.     In an announcement that demonstrates the growing reach and professionalism of the field of Yoga Therapy, the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) announced the first set of 12 accredited yoga therapy training programs on June 7, 2014, in Austin, Texas, at it’s annual [...]

By |2014-09-03T21:58:33+00:00September 3rd, 2014|Yoga Therapy|0 Comments