Los Angeles

Yetunde Price Resource Center

Yetunde Price Resource Center

The Yetunde Price Resource Center (YPRC) collaborates with partner organizations to offer trauma-informed programs that promote individual and community-wide healing and resiliency. YPRC works to ensure that victims of direct or indirect senseless violence have complete access to existing resources and that where there is a dearth in services, new resources are created.

Keval Kaur on Howie Shareff’s Talk Show

Keval Kaur on Howie Shareff’s Talk Show

Tuesday, January 24 from 10-11am, Y.O.G.A. for Youth’s very own Keval Kaur will be the guest on Howie Shareff’s You Call This YOGA online talk show. She will be sharing about teaching yoga to young people from my perspective as the Y.O.G.A. for Youth NC Regional Coordinator for the past 10 years. If you are able to watch the show…

Y.O.G.A. for Youth at Summer Solstice 2015

Sat Nam and thank you to everyone who supported Y.O.G.A. for Youth at Summer Solstice this year! Thanks to your generous support we raised over $6,600 through raffle ticket sales for our Opportunity Drawing, as well as sales of Curriculum Guides and CDs. Wahe guru!! This year we were able to offer some very special prizes, which included gemstones, jewelry,…

Y.O.G.A. for Youth in the Huffington Post

Kundalini Yoga Used to Reach Youth In Underserved Communities and Juvenile Detention Centers By Antoinette Brock “Kundalini yoga teaches you how to understand your relationship with the world. We can say a thousand times, “We are one.” But saying is not believing and believing it, is not actualizing it in your life. What’s missing as the cultures have evolved to the…

The Positive Impact of Yoga & Meditation on Youth

Today in the United States, yoga and meditation are more popular than ever.  As people continue to seek out alternative methods for personal health and happiness, these ancient technologies move ever closer to mainstream view.  As popularity grows, several major international universities have conducted research into how yoga and meditation might benefit today’s youth. A July, 2013 article in Forbes…

Hero of the Month: Victoria Coleman

Hero of the Month: Victoria Coleman

APRIL 2014 This past Fall, Victoria began working as a teacher assistant with Y.O.G.A. for Youth’s Mind & Body and After 3 programs. She recently began lead teaching at Culbreth Middle School in Chapel Hill. Victoria has a Masters of Science Degree in Clinical Psychology-Marriage, Family and Child Counseling. Victoria  background is in mental health counseling.  She has worked as…

Hero of the Month: Jordan Harrell

Hero of the Month: Jordan Harrell

MARCH 2014 After doing the Summer 2013 Teacher Training, Jordan has been involved with Y.O.G.A. for Youth as an assistant teacher, and served as lead teacher for one of the “After 3” programs with Communities in Schools.  She taught at three middle schools in Hillsborough — where she herself went to school!  She also brought her background in media production…