Yoga in Healthcare
Yoga in Healthcare (YIH) : a community of ACTION
Acting together for the inclusion of Yoga & Yoga Therapy
in AN integrative healthcare system
WHAT WE DO
classes in CHC
Yoga in Community Health Centers. Yoga group courses for the patients and the medical team & individual Yoga Therapy sessions.
Scientific research on Yoga & Yoga Therapy in the healthcare system.
Popularization of research showing the benefits of Yoga & Yoga Therapy for mental & physical health.
Our long-term objective is to integrate Yoga & Yoga Therapy in the Belgian healthcare system.
We strongly believe that positive practices, supported by evidence, should be translated into policies in order to foster social innovation.
A Belgian model
A wordldwide network
Many initiatives are taking place around the world to foster the integration of Yoga in the healthcare setting, each model adapting to the specific social, medical and cultural context and representing an example for other initiatives.