What is yoga therapy? In addition to answering this question with a defining meaning, this short slideshow (access by clicking the “Read more…” link below) will also share how yoga therapists differ from yoga teachers, and how yoga can support health alone and/ or complement other medical treatments. Yoga therapy is quickly growing as a respected field, but not so fast that it loses integrity. Doctors and hospitals are beginning to see the benefits of somatic therapy and why such highly trained practitioners are such valuable resources for their practice.
Now the question is : Will enough doctors recognize the value of yoga therapy and will there be enough yoga therapists to offset the strain of an entire nation’s healthcare before the whole ship sinks? Weigh in below with your comments!…
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