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Gail Parker, PhD, C-IAYT


Gail Parker, PhD, C-IAYT, is an author, psychologist and a yoga therapist educator.

She is the author of Restorative Yoga for Ethnic and Race-Based Stress and Trauma (2020) and Transforming Ethnic and Race-Based Traumatic Stress with Yoga (2021) and is currently the president of the Black Yoga Teachers Alliance (BYTA) Board of Directors. Dr. Parker is a faculty member in the Kripalu School of Integrative Yoga Therapy. Her broad expertise in behavioral health and wellness includes forty years as a practicing psychologist. She is a lifelong practitioner of yoga and is well known for her pioneering efforts to blend psychology, yoga, and meditation as effective self-care strategies that can enhance emotional balance and contribute to the overall health and wellbeing of practitioners. She teaches yoga therapists, yoga teachers, and health care professionals how to utilize Restorative Yoga to support stress reduction and resilience in the face of ethnic and race-based traumatic stress.

Dr. Parker has appeared as a psychologist expert on local and nationally syndicated talk shows, including numerous appearances on the Oprah Show.

She was a faculty member in the Beaumont School of Yoga Therapy in the department of Integrative Medicine at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak Michigan. She was also a faculty member in the groundbreaking Co-Curricular Yoga Therapy Program at Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan, teaching Yoga Therapy to first- and second-year medical students as part of their academic curriculum. She was an adjunct faculty member in the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

She is married and the mother of one son.


Speaker Disclosures:
Financial: Dr. Gail Parker has an employment relationship with Conscious Living, LLC. She receives royalties as a published author. Dr. Parker receives a speaking honorarium and recording royalties from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Dr. Gail Parker president of the board of directors of the Black Yoga Teachers Alliance. She is a is a member of the American Psychological Association, the Michigan Psychological Association, Association of Black Psychologists, Imago Relationships International, Yoga Alliance, International Association of Yoga Therapists, and Black Yoga Teachers Alliance.

Integrating the Body in Psychotherapy Online Summit


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Speakers:
Janina Fisher, PhD |  Bessel van der Kolk, MD |  Stephen Porges, PhD |  Pat Ogden, PhD |  Gail Parker, PhD, C-IAYT |  Robert Schwarz, PsyD, DCEP |  Deirdre Fay, LICSW |  Nancy Napier, MA, LMFT |  ....
Duration:
35 Hours 6 Minutes
Copyright:
Nov 12, 2020
Product Code:
CRS001390
Media Type:
Online Course
Price:
$839.90 Standard - $1,679.81

A Mind-Body Approach to Race-Based Traumatic Stress Recovery


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Speakers:
Gail Parker, PhD, C-IAYT
Duration:
1 Hour 1 Minutes
Format:
Audio and Video
Copyright:
Sep 24, 2020
Product Code:
POS056955
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$29.99 - 2023 Sweet Sale Standard - $59.99

Women of Color, Race-Based Traumatic Stress Injury, and the Mindful Therapist


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Speakers:
Gail Parker, PhD, C-IAYT
Duration:
1 Hour 14 Minutes
Copyright:
Nov 19, 2021
Product Code:
PDR058752
Media Type:
Digital Seminar
Price:
$29.99 - 2023 Sweet Sale Standard - $59.99

Trauma and Attachment Essentials: Today’s most effective healing interventions for complex clients


Speakers:
Jeremy Holmes, MD, FRCPsych, BPC |  Stephen W. Porges, PhD |  Anne Aiyegbusi, PhD |  Janina Fisher, PhD |  Michael Soth |  Pat Ogden, PhD |  Kathy Steele, MN, CS |  Diane Poole Heller, PhD |  ....
Duration:
16 Hours 14 Minutes
Copyright:
Jul 20, 2021
Product Code:
UKC001497
Media Type:
Online Course
Price:
$362.50 Standard - $725.00

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