Frequently Asked Questions
FAQs About Yoga Therapy
FAQs About YTL & Membership
+ What is Yoga Therapy?
Yoga therapy is a practice that blends western medical and psychological knowledge with yoga to work with people to improve their lives.
According to the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) that sets credential requirements for Yoga Therapists, Yoga Therapy is, “The process of empowering individuals to progress toward improved health and well-being through the application of the teachings and practices of Yoga.”
+ How does yoga therapy work?
Yoga Therapy works in different ways, depending on the person and the need. In one way, Yoga Therapy adapts Yoga practice toward improving specific health conditions. In another way, Yoga Therapy gives people space to connect to themselves on a deeper level, gain awareness, resolve problems, and improve their lives. In every way, Yoga Therapy helps you feel better.
+ Who uses Yoga Therapy?
All kinds of people! More and more people are finding the benefits of Yoga Therapy. Doctors recommend it and even prescribe it. The military promotes it for military personnel and veterans. Teachers, artists, lawyers, musicians, retirees, government employees, writers, children, teenagers, entrepreneurs, mothers, and incarcerated individuals are just some of the people who have benefited from Yoga Therapy. It really is for everyone.
+ How do I find a Yoga Therapist or Therapeutic Yoga Practitioner?
There are over 3,800 certified Yoga Therapists and even more Yoga and healthcare professionals who use Yoga therapeutically in their practice. Find the best Practitioner for you here!
+ I see "PB LLC" at the end of "Yoga Therapy Link." What's a PB LLC?
A peanut butter, lettuce, and celery sandwich! Just Kidding. A PB LLC is a Public Benefit Company. Public Benefit Companies are held to higher standards in their business practices, and they exist to benefit to the public.
+ What's the difference between a Free YTL Directory Profile and a Membership?
The Free Directory Profile puts you on the map and allows people to contact you via YTL. Membership gives you a much more robust listing, and sooooo much more. Event listings on the community calendar, community, a place to host (paid!) online courses, and article publication are just a few of the perks our members enjoy!
+ Why should I sign up for a membership?
All the reasons above and so many more! You can try a membership risk free, and cancel anytime you like! No contracts or obligations ever.