As an author, Beth provides innovative and diverse tools for the practice of integrated wellness. Through her books, she helps readers address the body, mind and psyche to establish a lifestyle that promotes overall health and engages us in a daily practice of mindful living.
In her writing, Beth challenges the perception of yoga and wellness as a physical discipline to show how the integration of yogic principles, including meditation, Ayurveda, and mindfulness techniques, guide us toward holistic health. She addresses spiritual practices and the acts of service that provides us with personal insight and a sense of purpose throughout our daily lives.
Through her integrative practices, Beth shows how we can take teachings off the mat to create a shift in our lives, find deeper connection within ourselves and with others, and empower the communities in which we live.
Beth is the author of three best-selling books, which have sold more than 100,000 copies worldwide. Her forthcoming title, Healing Trauma with Yoga, is due out in November 2019.
Let Beth help you find a deeper connection with your authentic self and others as well as give back a contribution to the planet.
“Your health is your most valuable asset always."
Published by Human Kinetics
Whether you’re searching for a new physical challenge or a way to incorporate yoga into your exercise routine, Beth Shaw’s YogaFit will help you reach your physical potential. This highly acclaimed program combines challenging conditioning work with strength- and flexibility-building yoga to create a total-body workout.
With YogaFit, you'll have not only increased overall health, energy and vitality, but also a stronger and leaner body, reduced stress, better posture, improved concentration and a higher level of fitness. YogaFit presents more than 100 poses organized into workout routines that you can use every day, along with full-color photo sequences and step-by-step instruction that make it more accessible than ever. You'll get results in a few weeks – and benefits that last a lifetime.
Published by Ballantine Books
Forget diets and guilt and judgments!Achieve your optimal weight by developing what internationally recognized yoga and fitness expert Beth Shaw calls Lean Consciousness. The ultimate path to weight loss, weight management and whole-life wellness, Lean Consciousness grows out of filling your mind with good intentions, fueling your body with good food and then moving your body intentionally. Combining the latest nutrition and exercise science with yogic wisdom and principles,YogaLean offers an easy-to-follow and inspiring holistic lifestyle program.
Published by Ballantine Books
Bring the strength and breathing power of yoga to the sports you love – and seriously up your game.The YogaFit Athlete includes yoga routines designed specifically for swimming, running, cycling, golf, tennis, baseball, football, volleyball, basketball, skiing, snowboarding, weight lifting, kickboxing, boxing, CrossFit and more!
Whether you’re a professional athlete, a weekend warrior or a pick-up game enthusiast, yoga can dramatically affect your athletic performance and improve your alignment, balance, core stability, strength, flexibility, agility, endurance, lung capacity and mobility.
In this motivating and practical guide, Beth provides short, sport-specific yoga routines designed to help counter tight muscles, over use injuries and musculature imbalances. By adding a quick yoga routine to any workout, you will increase your overall strength and health and achieve your personal best.
Published by Blue River Pr
This book is a user-friendly guide to learning about trauma sensitive yoga, who needs it, and how to implement the practice. This book provides easy to understand, applicable, and valuable information for many populations so anyone can embrace the gift of yoga. As our world grows smaller through technology, we can grow more distant and alone. Tragedy seems to present itself as pervasive and overwhelming, however armed with the many tools of yoga, we discover resiliency and hope.
Trauma is an emotional response to an event like an accident, rape, or natural disaster. Trauma is a subjective experience and represents a threat to personal safety physically, emotionally, or mentally. Trauma activates our sympathetic nervous system (SNS), which is necessary and important as a survival response. Trauma becomes a problem when it is chronic or so severe in perception that the SNS is never turned back off. When the sympathetic nervous system is continually activated, it rewires the nervous system and physical changes take place in the brain and the endocrine system that make healing more challenging. Chronic activation can turn into Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), a condition that can cause serious physical and mental illness. Whether or not a trauma becomes a chronic stress seems to be related to the intensity and severity of the incident and also to past trauma exposure. This book will explore these changes and just how trauma gets stored in the body as well as offer a trauma sensitive format of YogaFit as a body based program for healing.
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