Elise Browning Miller, MA, is a certified senior Iyengar Yoga teacher who has been teaching yoga throughout the United States and internationally for more than 30 years. A founding director of California Yoga Center in Mountain View, and with a master’s degree in therapeutic recreation, Elise has studied on numerous occasions with the Iyengars in India and specializes in scoliosis, lower- and upper-back problems and sports-related injuries. She has successfully used yoga to minimize the effects of her own scoliosis and has published various articles on scoliosis and other yoga-related subjects in Yoga Journal and other national magazines.
Elise began her study of yoga in her twenties, an option she chose over having a metal rod placed in her spine. Practicing yoga regularly since that time, she now finds herself pain free. She has recently co-authored a comprehensive book Yoga for Scoliosis - A Path for Students and Teachers, as well as a Yoga for Scoliosis DVD and booklet, Yoga for Back Care booklet, and her book, Yoga: Anytime, Anywhere. For more information about Elise and her workshop schedule, visit www.yogaforscoliosis.com and www.ebmyoga.com.