WHAT IS STOP DIABETES MOVEMENT (SDM)?
SDM is a 25 hour, evidence based yoga therapy program, particularly designed to help diabetics to control and manage diabetes. All the yoga practices are safe and proven by research to be helpful in management of diabetes. The program is delivered under the supervision of trained yoga therapists.
S-VYASA Yoga University, through 40 years of yoga research has proven that yoga lifestyle can change/impact:
• Sugar levels
• Insulin sensitivity and metabolism
• Reduce other complications of Diabetes
• Improve quality of life
• Yoga Practices (postures, breathing & relaxation)
• Stress Management
• Diet & Nutrition
• Personal Consultation with Yoga Therapists
REGISTRATION FEE: $150 (50% Refundable after completion of the program)
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: July 25 ( Registration for the event is closed)
Lecture 1: Sunday, August 7th from 9:30am to 11am at India House (Free Session. Open to all)
Title: Yoga Therapy for Diabetes
Speaker: Jayachandran Chandrasekaran, C-IAYT
Jayachandran is a certified yoga Therapist (C-IAYT). He has completed 1000 hours Yoga Therapy course, 200 hour yoga teacher training course & KYTTC (kids yoga teacher training certification) offered by SVYASA Houston. Jayachandran has taught yoga classes at various community centers and temples around Houston. He has been also actively involving in Stop Diabetes Movement since 2016.
He is very passionate to keep learning and applying the knowledge of yoga in his daily life. He finds every opportunity he gets to teach and share his knowledge of yoga to others. He is particularly interested in how yoga can help with him and others with Diabetes and sleep disorders and he loves to introduce, learn and teach yoga to children.
Lecture -2 : Saturday, August 13th from 9:30am to 11am at India House (Free Session. Open to all)
Title: Yogic Diet for Diabetes
Speaker: Vijay Jilledimudi, C-IAYT
Vijay JIlledimudi is a certified Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT). He is also certified in Yoga for Kids (KYTTC) and Yoga therapy Orientation for Diabetes (YTOC) offered by SVYASA Houston. He has been teaching yoga to people of all ages for the past 6 years. He coordinated multiple personality development camps for children and yoga retreats. He has been teaching in SDM (Stop Diabetes Movement) camps since 2016.
As a certified yoga therapist, Vijay continues to deliver yoga therapy to clients. He is also trying to advance himself in the path of yoga by bringing various yoga concepts into practice. Vijay is also actively involved in various Svyasa – Houston programs such as YICC, yoga camps, SDM, etc.