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Yoga War Veterans Ptsd

Warrior Yoga

Dearbhla Kelly | Posted 03.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Dearbhla Kelly

This week, I've participated in a resiliency training for vets suffering from PTSD. Located in a beautiful residential facility perched on a mountain overlooking the Pacific in Malibu, Calif., the program offers vets tools for dealing with their trauma.

What Do Madonna, Matthew McConaughey, and Jennifer Aniston Have in Common With Our Veterans?

Lisa Cypers Kamen, MA | Posted 03.11.2013 | Impact
Lisa Cypers Kamen, MA

Yoga. With this celebrity fitness secret now going mainstream, even our veterans are hitting the yoga mat. Why? To treat their Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. It's the latest proof that, sometimes, a harmonious brain-body connection is the best medicine.

Yoga: How We Serve Our Veterans

Rob Schware | Posted 10.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Rob Schware

This is an interview with Felice Brenner, who had been working as a "headhunter" for 20 years to become a full-time yoga instructor. She teaches two classes a week at the Veterans Administration in Boston, Jamaica Plains campus.

This Independence Day, Let's Give the Gift of Yoga to Veterans

Rob Schware | Posted 09.02.2012 | Healthy Living
Rob Schware

Therapies and supports exist to help war veterans overcome obstacles; among them are the practices of yoga and meditation, which are yielding promising and measurable benefits.