Yoga for Low Back Pain – Online Q&A
with Loren M. Fishman, M.D., B.Phil. (Oxon.)
October 15, 2020
In this online class, Dr. Loren Fishman will review the material from the Yoga for Low Back Pain workshop and provide participants an opportunity for questions and answers.
This online class is designed to help participants with their own back pain, aid them in understanding and alleviating back pain in others, and in using Yoga in ways that relieve and prevent future back pain.
Live session with Dr. Fishman will be from 2–3:30 pm EDT with a review lecture followed by Q&A.
You will have access to the recording for 6 months after the program ends, until April 25, 2021.
Everyone is welcome to attend this online class. Participants of the Yoga for Low Back Pain workshop with Dr. Fishman will be given preference in asking questions during the Q&A.
Continuing Education (CE) Opportunities
- Yoga Alliance (YA): Approximately 1.5 contact hours.
You can input your contact hours using your YA login information.
- Integral Yoga Teachers Association (IYTA) can provide you a CE certificate with your program’s total contact hours for a $10 fee (free for IYTA members.) For more information, email [email protected].
I feel so much more informed about what Yoga poses help for the different causes of lower back pain. — Carol Murray
Balance is the word here. There was no indoctrination or proselytism, just lots of knowledge and wisdom. Great for all ages, ethnicities, all walks of life. — Pierre Constans
Dr. Fishman is extremely knowledgeable and intent on being helpful. — Past Participant
Dr. Fishman is Medical Director of Manhattan Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in New York City, author of ten books and more than 90 academic articles, and a world-recognized pioneer in the use of Yoga in medical conditions and the treatment of lower back pain and piriformis syndrome. He spent three years in India before going to medical school and has used Yoga to reverse the deficits of rotator cuff syndrome, straighten the scoliotic spine, actually strengthen osteoporotic bones, and aid in medical conditions as diverse as insomnia, obesity, and restless leg syndrome. Other non-surgical interventions relieve plantar fasciitis, arrest the development…
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