Terry Roth Schaff


Terry Roth Schaff

Terry Roth Schaff, C-IAYT, E-RYT, is a medical yoga therapist and trainer. 

As director of medical yoga therapy at Manhattan Physical Medicine in New York City, she worked closely with Dr. Leon Fishman, Dr. Allen Wilkins, and a team of physical therapists to develop yoga poses and sequences for people with musculoskeletal and neurological conditions. 

Today she teaches specialized therapeutic yoga workshops for medical professionals, yoga practitioners, yoga teachers, and individuals living with medical conditions. 

She is author of several training manuals, including Medical Yoga Therapy: A Practical Guide for the Yoga & Medical Community, Warm Water Yoga, and Yoga for a Healthy Spine. 

Her work has been featured in Yoga Therapy Today magazine and she is known for her good humor and her patient, careful attention to the needs of her patients.

She maintains a private practice in Rhinebeck, New York.