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Psychotherapy Networker Symposium
March 23, 2017 - March 26, 2017
Washington, DC 20008 United States
Amy leads a Creativity Day workshop: Explore the integration of accessible yoga exercises with Internal Family Systems (IFS) as a way of working with your over-stressed parts, freeing your Self-energy to lead you through the rest of the Symposium and your life. She also leads daily morning yoga classes, afternoon meditations and a clinical workshop on integrating yoga skills in the consultation room.
Amy Weintraub, founder of the LifeForce Yoga® Healing Institute and author of the bestselling Yoga for Depression (Broadway Books, 2004) and the ground-breaking Yoga Skills for Therapists: Effective Practices for Mood Management (W.W. Norton, 2012), has been a pioneer in the field of yoga and mental health for over 20 years. She trains health and yoga professionals at notable international venues and offers workshops for every day practitioners. The LifeForce Yoga® protocol is being used in residential treatment centers, hospitals and by health care providers around the world. She is involved in ongoing research on the effects of yoga on mood, and has produced an award-winning library of evidence-based yoga and meditation CDs and DVDs for mood management. She edits a newsletter that includes current research, news and media reviews on Yoga and mental health, archived here.