I’m Not Just Another Therapy By Cheryl Albright

I was born with the most amazing teacher that never said a word. I could tell with a look in his eyes and his body language and gesture what he was thinking, what he wanted, and he was being mischievous. My teacher was my older brother and he has autism. Communicating without [...]

I’m Not Just Another Therapy By Cheryl Albright 2017-08-17T04:52:27+00:00

Accessible Yoga Conference NYC 2017 by Danielle Nardi

As a yoga teacher and future physical therapist, I am passionate about making yoga accessible to all populations and blending it with my therapy, so when I heard about the Accessible Yoga Conference happening in New York, I knew it was something I wanted to go to – and I knew just the person to join [...]

Accessible Yoga Conference NYC 2017 by Danielle Nardi 2017-08-10T04:24:13+00:00

The Language of Yoga by Sarahjoy Marsh

Part One; We’re Stuck At What Not To Do  Last week in our 300-hour yoga therapy teacher training program, a student asked an earnest and pivotal question about the language of yoga. I felt the fire of my passion for elegant language tools that elicit the experience of yoga for our students, in their brains, [...]

The Language of Yoga by Sarahjoy Marsh 2017-08-10T04:30:35+00:00

My Vision and Passion: Yoga for EveryBODY! by Catherine Kalyani Sjolund

My Vision and Passion: Yoga for EveryBODY! by Catherine Kalyani Sjolund Yoga should be for everybody; not just the physically fit. It can be for all people; even people with back problems, shoulder weaknesses, balancing trouble, disabilities or whatever physical weakness a person has encountered in life. Earlier this year, I attended an [...]

My Vision and Passion: Yoga for EveryBODY! by Catherine Kalyani Sjolund 2017-08-10T04:41:08+00:00

NYC Conference to Make Yoga More Accessible for People With Chronic Illness by Renée Canada, The Mind-Body Shift

NYC Conference to Make Yoga More Accessible for People with Chronic Illness by Renee Canada Reposted from The Mind-Body Shift I am super jazzed to announce that I will be attending the Accessible Yoga Conference in NYC at the Integral Yoga Institute NYC on May 19-21 of this year! The aim of the Accessible Yoga Conference [...]

NYC Conference to Make Yoga More Accessible for People With Chronic Illness by Renée Canada, The Mind-Body Shift 2017-08-10T04:41:21+00:00

MS: Multiple Sclerosis, My Strength, My Story – Yoga by K. Muktidevi Demafeliz

MS: Multiple Sclerosis, My Strength, My Story – Yoga by K. Muktidevi Demafeliz I was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) in October 1998, when I was 18 years old.  I am 37 now and blessed to say that my current condition is “stable”.  MS is known as the “invisible illness” as symptoms vary [...]

MS: Multiple Sclerosis, My Strength, My Story – Yoga by K. Muktidevi Demafeliz 2017-08-08T04:10:19+00:00

The Invisibility of the Disability by Sarit Rogers

The Invisibility of the Disability by Sarit Rogers Thick, like cold honey, oh how hard it is to move, to breathe, to rise and dissolve the sleep from my eyes, with bones, stiff and swollen, this immovable framework tangled in bed-sheets. An invisible disability is only invisible to you. To me, to us, it [...]

The Invisibility of the Disability by Sarit Rogers 2017-08-08T04:12:29+00:00