The Cure Panel Talk Show on YOGA
with David Emerson from Justice Resource Institute
The Cure Panel Talk Show on 13 June, 2013 @ 6pm EST
We are honored to host David Emerson on the Cure Panel Talk Show this June.
Director of Yoga Services at the Trauma Center in Brookline Massachusetts, Dave Emerson is an accomplished yoga instructor and founder of the Black Lotus Yoga Project, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to the teaching of yoga to individuals with PTSD. Mr. Emerson was responsible for curriculum development, supervision and oversight of the yoga intervention component of the first of its kind, NIH funded study, conducted by Dr. Bessel van der Kolk to assess the utility and feasibility of yoga instruction with severely traumatized adults with PTSD. Mr. Emerson has extensive experience in the instruction of yoga with PTSD in various populations, and has developed and conducted yoga groups for several rape crisis centers, domestic violence programs, residential programs for youth, military bases, and Veterans Administration centers and clinics throughout the east coast of the United States. In addition to co-authoring several scholarly articles on the subject of yoga and trauma, Mr. Emerson is the co-author of "Overcoming Trauma through Yoga", released in 2011 by North Atlantic Books.
Host: Sharib Khan, Co-founder and Product Lead Applied Informatics, Inc. (TrialX)
Micheline Toussaint, LCSW, RYT, is an Oncology Counselor at Life with Cancer. In addition to being a licensed clinical social worker, she is a registered Yoga teacher and a certified End-of-Life Counselor at Life with Cancer where she provides individuals, couples and family counseling for cancer patients and their loved ones. She helped develop a 6-week Mind-Body education series, leads yoga and meditation classes for patients and caregivers, facilitates support groups, and speaks to community groups about issues related to cancer. Micheline has a particular interest in using mind-body practices to strengthen resiliency in cancer patients and their caregivers.
The Cure Panel Talk Show on YOGA @ 6pm EST
Thursday, June 13th 2013 at 6pm
This is an online event.
The Cure Panel Talk Show Format
- 6.00 pm - Conference call starts.
- 6.00 pm - Moderator welcomes and introduces co-host, and panelists.
- 6.01 pm - Co-host introduces the expert and panelists.
- 6.03 pm - Expert speaks on the topic.
- 6.13 pm - Panelists begin discussion.
- 6.45 pm - Discussion is opened up for listeners.
- 6:59 pm - Moderator thanks co-host, panelists, and participants.
- 7.00 pm - Call comes to an end.
About Cure Panel Talk Show
Cure Panel is organized by CureTalk, a blog dedicated to discussing the future of medicine and the latest treatments under development. Cure Panel Talk Show is a series of monthly conference calls that will feature leading medical experts in conversation with patients/bloggers/researchers/health consumers. The panel will discuss latest cures under development of a given condition like Myeloma, Prostate Cancer.
CureTalk is a blog of TrialX.com, an online platform to connect patients to clinical trials of new treatments.
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