The Yoga and Body Image Summit

Discover Self-Compassion

8 Hours
to Complete

Bonus
Paperback

8 CEUs Upon
Completion

Unlimited
Course Access

Take reflective yoga classes, listen to inspiring, relevant dialogue about yoga and body image, and walk away with new tools for self-care.

Participate in the Yoga and Body Image Summit and connect with a body positive community that believes in and encourages self-acceptance, inclusivity, and accessibility. Yoga teachers will also learn important skills for making their classrooms more welcoming and inclusive, including pose variations to offer when working with diverse body types.

Yoga can build a more unified world.

Participate in the Yoga and Body Image Summit and connect with a body positive community that believes in and encourages self-acceptance, inclusivity, and accessibility. Yoga teachers will also learn important skills for making their classrooms more welcoming and inclusive, including pose variations to offer when working with diverse body types.

About the Summit

With Supporting Paperback!

Limited Quantity Available

Delve deeper into the intersection of yoga and body image with your copy of Yoga and Body Image: 25 Personal Stories About Beauty, Bravery & Loving Your Body. This book features essays from summit presenters and many other inspiring stories. Free shipping worldwide!

The conversation doesn't stop here! Yoga Rising: 30 Empowering Stories from Yoga Renegades for Every Body, the hotly anticipated follow-up to the Yoga and Body Image book is now available for pre-order.

Meet the Presenters

Dianne Bondy

Yoga teacher, social justice activist, and leading voice of the Yoga For All movement

Anna Guest-Jelley

Writer, teacher, and founder and CEO at Curvy Yoga

Linda Sparrowe

Author and co-leader of Courageous Women, Fearless Living

Melanie Klein

Writer, speaker, and professor of sociology and women’s studies

Rosie Molinary

Author, speaker, and leader of body-positive classes and retreats

Dr. Melody Moore

PhD, RYT, clinical psychologist, yoga instructor, author, and social entrepreneur

Explore:

  • Five body positive yoga classes.
  • Tools to help teachers make their classrooms more accessible and inclusive.
  • How to adapt your yoga practice for your body.
  • How yoga can aid in the healing process of negative self-image and eating disorders.
  • Empowering tools for self-care.
  • The negative perception that yoga can perpetuate for marginalized populations and what you can do to help shift this view.
  • How to cultivate a more mindful, compassionate approach to your life and your practice.


Teachers: Get 8 Continuing Education Credits

Yoga Alliance requires all yoga teachers to accumulate at least 30 hours of continuing education every three years. 20 online hours are allowed to count towards this requirement.

Fulfilling 8 of these study hours is as easy as logging into the Yoga Alliance website and entering your hours after you’ve completed the Yoga and Body Image Summit. Continue your yoga education with this course and more from the Yoga International library!

The Yoga and Body Image Summit