Is Yoga a Dangerous Place for Women?

Especially when Yoga Alliance doesn’t require staff background checks.

Strangely, Yoga Alliance — the international governing body of yoga schools and teachers, whose mission is to ‘advocate self-regulation in the yoga industry and universal access to safe practices’ — doesn’t require a police, disclosure or background check as part of the qualifying process when new yoga teachers graduate their 200, 300 or 500 hr certified teacher trainings.

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