Lisa Kaley-Isley's Yoga Teaching Schedule
A licensed clinical psychologist in the USA, as well as an experienced yoga teacher and yoga therapist, Lisa has conducted research trials into yoga therapy for anxiety, depression and various medical disorders. Since 2004, she has been bridging her knowledge of psychology and yoga to provide yoga therapy to individuals struggling with the everyday stresses of life, mild to severe anxiety and depression, and the concomitant physical and psycho-emotional challenges of coping with acute and chronic medical illness. She is currently training in yoga therapy with Gary Kraftsow, founder of the American Viniyoga Institute, whose principles strongly influence both her teaching style and therapy work.
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This workshop will draw on and integrate the yoga tradition of teacher-student relationships and the western cultural expectations of teachers and therapists. .. Read more
Surveys conducted with yoga participants consistently reveal that seeking assistance with mental health conditions, especially relief from anxiety and depression, is a prime motivator for beginning yoga practice. In this new workshop, learn some of the basic tools all yoga teachers should have to recognise and respond appropriately to these conditions in a class situation. .. Read more
This 5-day training aimed at yoga teachers and trainees is designed to facilitate personal growth and professional competence. In this intensive, students can expect to learn more about the symptoms of anxiety and depression as they manifest at the level of all 5 kosha-s, yoga practices and relational strategies for working with people experiencing anxiety, depression, and anxious depression, as well as yoga therapy models for understanding symptoms, root causes, and methods to shift them. .. Read more