A psychologist and a certified yoga therapist, Gail Parker has been practicing yoga for 50 years and teaching it for 20. She is the author of the book Restorative Yoga for Ethnic and Race-Based Stress and Trauma. She is President of the Black Yoga Teachers Alliance Board of Directors.

This profile was last updated on October 21, 2020

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Gail Parker – A Meditation on Attuned Relationship

Mind and Life Institute • February 21, 2022

Topics: Compassion & Empathy | Interconnection | Self & Other


Inspiring Minds – November 2020

Yoga as a Tool for Social Change

Topics: Body-based Practices | Social Change