Useful Stories and Articles
Honoring Our Veterans Through Yoga
Read about our First Annual Veterans Week event on page 28.
Veteran Mental Health Program Seeks Funding to Continue
Read about VYP's collaboration with the Mind-Body Lab and the Veterans Educations and Transitions Services at University of Montana
A story about the use of CAM to treat Veterans in Connecticut
Yoga classes at Pentagon helping veterans combat PTSD
VYP alums Melinda Morgan and Dui Mora talk about their work at the Pentagon.
Yoga Now a Standard Treatment for Vets with PTSD
Great story by Susan Kaplan at Public Radio International including interviews with the founders of Veterans Yoga Project.
Yoga In VA PTSD Treatment
A peer-reviewed study conducted by Veterans Yoga Project co-founder and Executive Director, Daniel Libby, PhD, published in the International Journal of Yoga Therapy examining the use of yoga, mindfulness, and meditation in VA PTSD Treatment Programs.
Warriors at Peace
An article from Yoga Journal describing the benefits of yoga for Veterans and active military members with PTSD.
Healing Life’s Traumas
Yoga Journal on the benefits of yoga for the treatment of trauma.
Yoga for PTSD and Polytrauma at the Nebraska-Western Iowa Healthcare System
A great story about Veterans Yoga Project alum A. Jocelyn Ritchie and Liz Merey’s Veterans yoga groups.
Harvard, Brigham Study: Yoga Eases Veterans PTSD Symptoms
Yoga and PTSD: One Vet’s Story
Veterans Find Inner Peace Through Yoga Therapy
A nice article from VYP alumn Kay Lani.
There is no pretense or attempt to impress. You'll find raggedy sweatpants, old t-shirts, and the occasional high and tight haircut. There's a sense of solidarity and level of comfort and familiarity in the room.