Yoga for Anxiety and Depression with Maureen Davis

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By Pamela Crane, Pamela Crane-Certified Yoga Therapist, and MS Yoga Therapy. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Yoga has been found to be beneficial for those suffering from anxiety and depression, and in this episode (part three of our four-part series on yoga for mental health), Maureen Davis chats about yoga as an intervention for anxiety and depression.

Maureen is a yoga therapist, life coach, and teacher with 20+ years in the field of yoga with an emphasis on mindfulness. She helps people manage chronic pain, anxiety and depression to live a more joyful life.

Topics:

-Maureen’s yoga story

-Assessing the client

-When physical postures elicit an emotional response

-How yoga helps with root causes of anxiety and depression

-Getting caught in the story

-Finding the inner witness

-How your yoga practice affects others around you

-Keeping up with your practice authentically

-Physical pain that can accompany depression and anxiety

-Importance of breath work for depression and anxiety

-Why you have to be ready to shift your plan with clients who suffer from depression and anxiety

Connect with Maureen: http://www.makarayogashala.com/

https://www.facebook.com/MakaraYoga108

Connect with Pamela:

www.instagram.com/interoceptiveperformance

https://interoceptiveperformance.vipmembervault.com

Email: info@interoceptiveperformance.com

Clubhouse and Greenroom: @pamelacrane

Music: The State of Things (The Bouncy Song) by Rena Wren is used with permission.

www.renawren.com

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