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Yoga Studies Minor

One of Only Two Yoga Studies Minors in the Country
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Yoga Studies Minor Program Overview
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Knowledge needed to teach yoga as a career or use yoga as a tool when working with clients as physical therapists, occupational therapists, personal trainers, social workers, teachers and more.

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Help injured or ill people improve movement and manage pain. They are often an important part of preventive care, rehabilitation, and treatment for patients with chronic conditions, illnesses, or injuries. (Source)

Treat injured, ill, or disabled patients through the therapeutic use of everyday activities. (Source)

Assess their customers' bodily strengths and weaknesses and create customized workout plans. (Source)

Help individuals, groups, and families prevent and cope with problems in their everyday lives. (Source)

Teach students how to perform the various stretching poses, practice meditation and promote mindfulness in addition to overall wellbeing. (Source)