A Workshop for Yoga Instructors and Clinicians
Meet The Trainer:
Lisa has extensive experience within the eating disorder treatment field and instructing body positive yoga. Her approach is thoughtful, resonating, adaptable. She especially focuses on inclusive and trauma sensitive approaches, nutritional and digestive integrations and specific instruction supporting the connection between body and mind. During her over 11-year tenure at The Emily Program, a national eating disorder treatment program, Lisa served as National Director of Nutrition and Yoga Services. Overseeing 70 nutrition staff, 25 yoga instructors, and 115 weekly yoga classes. She was instrumental in the development and integration of yoga into the program and the expansion of nutrition services, growing both programs to the largest in the eating disorder field. Lisa has published research, book chapters, and authored numerous articles. She facilitates nutrition and yoga trainings and speaks nationally on eating disorders, body image, and yoga therapy at conferences and workshops. She has served as a university guest instructor and adjunct faculty. Lisa is a blogger and YouTuber — focusing on nutrition, yoga, and overall wellness. Currently, she is enrolled in a 1,000-hour yoga therapy program and continues to conduct research to better understand how yoga and nutrition affect body image, health, and wellness.
Questions about this event: Contact Emily or call 651.379.6122