WELCOME TO YOGA IN HEALTH CARE ALLIANCE

The Yoga In Healthcare Alliance (YIHA) is a UK-registered charity (1190806) dedicated to integrating the benefits of yoga into healthcare. YIHA works with the NHS and other health professionals to support patients and help them make lifestyle changes. YIHA was commissioned by the NHS to create the 10-week Yoga4Health social prescribing programme, which is delivered by over 225 Yoga4Health teachers in the UK and abroad. YIHA is home to a growing number of yoga teachers who wish to be associated with our mission. We provide a full professional framework of policies (see foot of page), and Covid guidance. Click on the Join Us tab for more details about the benefits of membership and how you can get teaching insurance via YIHA 

His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, addressing the Wellness After Covid Symosium on the importance of yoga in healthcare, which was held from 28-30th May 2021 (Prince Charles spoke on Friday 28th May 2021)

PATIENTS

The Yoga in Health Care Alliance was commissioned to create a 10 week yoga programme for the NHS West London Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG).  The Yoga4Health programme is now offered to NHS patients nationally.  Find your local teacher

HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS

We offer training, information, and collaboration for health care professionals who would like to integrate yoga into their work or service.

YOGA TEACHERS

If you are a yoga teacher who already uses yoga in a health care setting or would like to undertake professional development training to deliver the YIHA Yoga4Health Social Prescribing Prototocol, we’d love to connect with you.

EVENTS

Discover our professional trainings and courses

We work to

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Educate health professionals about the value of yoga in the treatment of chronic conditions

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Design evidence based yoga programmes for health services at a local and national level

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Train yoga professionals to design and deliver yoga programmes that complement the evolving needs of health services

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Educate the public on how yoga can positively influence health

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Educate health professionals about the value of yoga in the treatment of chronic conditions