Yoga Service Council

Driving through the Englewood neighborhood in Chicago, you would not expect to see a group of kids and adults doing sun salutations in a vacant lot. But these outdoor yoga classes—complete with someone standing guard for security—are one way...

Rob: What are some of your ideas about, or hopes for, the future of yoga service in America in the next decade?

Jennifer: My work with the Yoga...

How can science research be service? Kelly McGonigal, PhD, a leading expert in the new field of “science-help,” explores the issue.

 

 


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Yoga Service Council cofounder and editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Yoga Therapy, Kelly McGonigal, PhD, discusses best practices for securing funding to support research of alternative practices like yoga and meditation...

Rob: What originally motivated you to do this work, and what continues to motivate you? How, if at all, has that motivation changed over time?

Tommy: I'm motivated from my direct experience of addiction...

Omega's Yoga Service Conference was recently featured in this article on Forbes.com:

"Scientific evidence is mounting daily for what many have long sensed: that practices like mindfulness, meditation, and yoga can help us address certain...

Rob: What emotionally motivates you to give back the gift of yoga?

Tari: In 2000, I was diagnosed with cancer. It literally took my breath away. I was caught off guard by how it made me feel like...

Rob: What emotionally motivates you to give back the gift of yoga? What are some standout moments in your teaching?

Jasmine: The emotional connection is partly a heartfelt duty to share the practices that...

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