Why Is Your Psychiatrist's Office Including Yoga as A Treatment Option?

News — November 5, 2015

Girl doing yoga by the beach

It's all about the science. New research is making a strong case for yoga and mindfulness practices as important tools in the struggle against stress and anxiety. A regular relaxation practice can help reduce the most troubling symptoms of depression and anxiety. Yoga is also used as a treatment for trauma-related problems. These calming techniques have also been shown to reduce general health problems and are helping communities save money by decreasing visits to the emergency room.

As a bonus, yoga-based relaxation feels great and is fun!

Read more about how yoga reduces hospital visits at Huffington Post »

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