Dr. Timothy McCall is a epxert in the field of Yoga therapy. In this article he outlines the knowledge, skills and experience a yoga therapist requires, as well as, how to go about gaining this knowledge.
We know that Yoga, including asana practice, supports strength, flexibility and balance. Strength is established through working our bones, muscles and intelligent alignment of joints, but how do we improve flexibility? Or more importantly in the realm of Yoga therapy – functionality? Part of the answer lies in the role of the connective tissue known as fascia.
Here are 11 simple tips that can make or break your success as a professional Yoga Therapist.
For yoga therapists, the use of touch can be a powerful treatment and assessment modality to add to their skills and treatment options.
Trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder and the role of Yoga are hot topics in the Yoga community. Experts agree that Yoga therapy has a useful role in trauma treatment.