A Partner Program Presented by Yoga Journal LIVE!, Off the Mat, Into the World and lululemon athletica
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Power, Privilege, & Practice
YogaJournal LIVE
Estes Park, CO
Friday, September 19th, 2014 — 1:30PM; FREE ADMISSION
Location: Hemple Auditorium

Read what audience members Justin Michael Williams and Kimberley Dark had to say. And check out 5 things to consider on body image by panelist Melanie Klein.


5 personal stories of self-acceptance

Hala Khouri, M.A., E-RYT, yoga teacher, somatic counselor and co-founder of Off the Mat, Into the World

R. Nikki Myers, Founder Y12SR, Yoga Therapist, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner, Certified Addictions Recovery Specialist, ARISE Interventionist Clinical Intern



In attendance at Estes Park
Read real stories of off-the-mat leadership

Jacoby Ballard, E-RYT 500, yoga and Buddhist teacher, co-founder of Third Root Community Health Center, serves on the advisory board of the Yoga Service Council, and National Program Director of Third Root Education Exchange

Tyrone Beverly, founder & executive director of Im’Unique and one of Denver’s leading advocates for diverse inclusivity in yoga

Lezlie Frye, yoga teacher and educator devoted to practicing radical access and yoga for disabled people; facilitator of Diversity Training for Third Root Education Exchange; Predoctoral Fellow for the Fisher Center for the Study of Gender at Hobart and William Smith Colleges.

Chelsea Jackson, Ph.D., E-RYT, educator, yoga teacher and facilitates Chelsea Loves Yoga, a virtual yoga community that illuminates the diverse range of yoga practitioners and serves as an advisor to the Yoga and Body Image Coalition

Kerrie J. Kauer, Ph.D., visiting scholar in Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies (University of Pittsburgh), 200 RYT, advisor to Yoga and Body Image Coalition and contributor to Yoga and Body Image Anthology

Join us for The Practice of Leadership Series — conversations about conscious and compassionate leadership in the modern world. Together with community leaders, this session will explore issues of race, equality, and oppression with courage & mindfulness. An open and honest dialogue that gets at the heart of our practice, our role as conscious leaders and how to enable a community that is inclusive and accessible to all.

Complimentary cold-pressed, organic juices provided by local favorite Vibrant Earth Juices. Limited supply.

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Attendance will be capped to ensure intimacy in the conversation.
*Presented by Yoga Journal LIVE!, Off the Mat, Into the World, and lululemon athletica.