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Kathe Wallace, PT on Sex Life After Childbirth

Kathe Wallace, PT on Sex Life After Childbirth

Kathe Wallace, PT, BCB-PMD discussses her book Reviving Your Sex Life After Childbirth   Kathe Wallace, renowned physical therapist and women's health champion, has authored a book that brings light to important topics that are frequently left unaddressed after...

Burnout: Turning a Taboo Topic into a Healing Conversation

Burnout: Turning a Taboo Topic into a Healing Conversation

Burnout: Turning a Taboo Topic into a Healing Conversation There I was on my yoga mat, finishing a much-needed practice. I was feeling both exhausted and exhilarated at the same time, a characteristic that pretty much nails the perpetual energy required of me the last...

Yoga for Busy Moms

Yoga for Busy Moms

The Busy Mom's Guide to Practicing Yoga   "Yoga for Busy Moms" was originally authored and posted by Ginger Garner in 2011 as she was expecting her third child. Although written a few years ago, moms continue to face the same challenges and the truths Ginger...

APTA Combined Sections Meeting Presentations

American Physical Therapy Association's Combined Sections Meeting-Presentations The following is a compilation of work done by our students and graduates at this year's CSM. The rise in popularity of and interest in Medical Therapeutic Yoga has occurred because of our...

Interview with Kim Vopni, The Fitness Doula

Kim Vopni - The Fitness Doula launches her new book! We are excited to bring you this interview with Kim Vopni about her new book, Prepare to Push.  Kim is a pre/postnatal fitness consultant who combines the support aspect of a doula with fitness principles to help...

Hip Labral Tears & Pregnancy

Hip Labral Tears & Pregnancy

Hi Ginger, Thanks for your great info about hip labrum tears!! I am currently working with a new mom who just had surgical repair for one. I have also caught a few more over the past couple years. I have a friend who had a hip labrum repair last year and is now...

Elevating the Status of Maternal Care through Yoga

Elevating the Status of Maternal Care through Yoga

Elevating the Status of Maternal Care through Yoga Yoga readily acknowledges the multi-faceted connection between mother and unborn child. The biomedical model can certainly benefit from the inclusion of yoga in mainstream maternal healthcare; (see my posts here on...

Yoga as Medicine for Pregnancy

Yoga as Medicine for Pregnancy

Yoga as Medicine for Pregnancy The Prenatal Care Problem Worldwide, maternal care can and must improve. In the United States, current standards of practice have been cited as a “human rights failure.”1 With a skyrocketing C-section rate at 33% in the US, and more than...

Yoga and Postpartum Physical Therapy: A Must for New Moms

Yoga and Postpartum Physical Therapy: A Must for New Moms

Yoga and Postpartum Physical Therapy: A Must for New Moms This week's post outlines the critical importance of the inclusion of not only physical therapy in postpartum rehab for new mothers, but of the contemplative science of yoga as well. To learn more, visit the...

Why Work is Work No Matter What

Why Work is Work No Matter What

Why Work is Work No Matter What A Mother's Return-to-Work Story Today's post is one I originally wrote for the National Association of Mothers Centers new branding, "MOM-MENTUM." I was enormously flattered to be asked to pen this post for Mom-Mentum, hopeful that I...

Seven Reasons Yoga + Pelvic PT Make Childbirth Easier

Seven Reasons Yoga + Pelvic PT Make Childbirth Easier

Seven Reasons Yoga + Pelvic PT Make Childbirth Easier Every mother imagines the moment when she meets her baby to be one of, if not the most, joyous and beautiful day of her life. As a mother of three, I know I did. And all three times, it was beautiful. However, that...

Yoga Kidz-The Impact of Yoga for Children

This week's post highlights Leigh Crowder OTR/L, PYT, and her nonprofit work bringing medical therapeutic yoga to children in underserved areas. During dinner with a friend, PYT graduate, Leigh Crowder, began sharing the impact yoga was having on the children in her...

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