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Marla Apt

Marla Apt

Marla Apt
is a senior-level Iyengar yoga teacher who leads workshops and teacher trainings throughout the U.S. and abroad. Marla has studied with BKS Iyengar and his family in India for more than 20 years and has been involved with medical research on yoga at UCLA.

Self-compassion, Joy and Loving Kindness through Meditation and Iyengar Yoga

Oct 26 - 28, 2018 Begins this weekend
with Marla Apt & Beth Sternlieb

Developing a compassionate relationship to your body and mind can greatly enhance emotional resiliency and well-being. Based on Iyengar yoga as taught by B.K.S. Iyengar and the Mindful Self-Compassion program developed by Christopher Germer and Kristin Neff, this workshop offers practical skills for increasing self-compassion and positive life habits. Teachers Marla Apt and Beth Sternlieb will share essential tools for learning to treat yourself in a kind, compassionate way whenever you suffer, fail, or feel inadequate.



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