Native Yoga Toddcast

Episode 6 ~ Interview with Dr. Michael Shea

April 23, 2020 Todd Mclaughlin Season 1 Episode 6
Native Yoga Toddcast
Episode 6 ~ Interview with Dr. Michael Shea
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Native Yoga Toddcast
Episode 6 ~ Interview with Dr. Michael Shea
Apr 23, 2020 Season 1 Episode 6
Todd Mclaughlin

Episode 6 features Dr. Michael Shea. I am pleased to interview my colleague, teacher and friend. Please check out this entertaining discussion about Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Meditation and the future of yoga teaching and massage therapy in a world that hs been transformed by the recent pandemic. View the work of Michael Shea here at his website.

Michael J. Shea is one of the preeminent educators and authors in the fields of somatic psychology, myofascial release and craniosacral therapy. He leads seminars throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe.Dr. Shea received his master’s degree in Buddhist Psychology at Naropa University, and a doctorate in Somatic Psychology at The Union Institute. In 1986, he was certified as one of the first Full Instructors of CranioSacral Therapy by the Upledger Institute.

Dr. Shea has been a Florida Licensed Massage Therapist since 1976, and was an advanced rolfer for 20 years. He is a founding member of the International Affiliation of Biodynamic Trainings and the Massage Therapy Body of Knowledge task force (MTBOK).

Dr. Shea brings a unique cross-cultural perspective to teaching health and healing, with a teaching style grounded in a spiritual practice of developing compassion with the use of manual therapy.

He is a formal student of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, and past apprentice with a medicine man on the Navajo reservation in Arizona.

Because of the influence of the Dalai Lama, Dr. Shea’s clinical focus is on treating infants and children with neurological problems and developmental delays. This also includes teaching clinical skills for adults that carry pre and perinatal trauma.

Show Notes

Episode 6 features Dr. Michael Shea. I am pleased to interview my colleague, teacher and friend. Please check out this entertaining discussion about Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Meditation and the future of yoga teaching and massage therapy in a world that hs been transformed by the recent pandemic. View the work of Michael Shea here at his website.

Michael J. Shea is one of the preeminent educators and authors in the fields of somatic psychology, myofascial release and craniosacral therapy. He leads seminars throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe.Dr. Shea received his master’s degree in Buddhist Psychology at Naropa University, and a doctorate in Somatic Psychology at The Union Institute. In 1986, he was certified as one of the first Full Instructors of CranioSacral Therapy by the Upledger Institute.

Dr. Shea has been a Florida Licensed Massage Therapist since 1976, and was an advanced rolfer for 20 years. He is a founding member of the International Affiliation of Biodynamic Trainings and the Massage Therapy Body of Knowledge task force (MTBOK).

Dr. Shea brings a unique cross-cultural perspective to teaching health and healing, with a teaching style grounded in a spiritual practice of developing compassion with the use of manual therapy.

He is a formal student of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, and past apprentice with a medicine man on the Navajo reservation in Arizona.

Because of the influence of the Dalai Lama, Dr. Shea’s clinical focus is on treating infants and children with neurological problems and developmental delays. This also includes teaching clinical skills for adults that carry pre and perinatal trauma.