Press & Media
Warriors at Ease has received recognition from local and national media as well as the Department of Defense and Department of Veteran’s Affairs.
Interviews Featuring Warriors at Ease
Warriors at Ease teacher Tara Petterson discusses Warriors at Ease and trauma-informed yoga. Tara, a Marine veteran has been teaching in the Clarksville TN/ Ft Campbell area for 4 years. In this recent podcast interview, she talks about her personal yoga journey and the journey she’s on now to spread the gift of yoga to other veterans.
Warriors at Ease Teacher Robin B. is recognized by the Ventura (CA) Vet Center hosts a yogi weekly who provides Veterans a VA Video Connect class on multi-ability level chair yoga.
Feature-length documentaries featuring Warriors at Ease
Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare
A documentary that premiered in theaters October 2012 by Matthew Heineman, Susan Froemke, & Doug Scott. Now available on iTunes.
Building Readiness Through Resilience – Yoga & Meditation
Read award-winning research published by Joint Special Operations University asserting the foundation for military readiness is resilience. This aligns with our warrior ethos and is an enduring quality of good leaders. This paper includes contributions and testimonials from Warriors at Ease faculty, teachers and students as well as various experts on yoga in the military.
The FUTURE is NOW!
The cover of the November 2018 issue of Yoga Journal features one of our Warriors at Ease teachers and active duty Air Force member, Kristen Schoeffel!
Articles and videos featuring our founders, faculty, and programs
Washington Post | Real Warrior Pose: Yoga Classes for the Military by Mike Klingaman
Southern Living | This Texas Army Base Yoga Studio is Changing the Lives of Our Country’s Heroes by Perri Ormont Blumberg
Honolulu Civil Beat | Yoga is Helping Combat Vets Find New Strength and Peace of Mind by Brittany Lyte
Washington Post | A Breath of Hope by Eileen Rivers
Woman’s Day Magazine | Healing Soldiers Through Meditation by Lisa M. Gerry
The Huffington Post | Yoga Warriors by Arianna Huffington
Yoga Journal | Warriors at Peace by Neal Pollack
Yoga Journal | 5 Ways Yoga Helps Veterans with PTSD by Jennifer D’Angelo Friedman
Yoga Journal | 6 Steps to Tame Anxiety: Meditation + Seated Poses by Lynn Stoller
Blindfold Magazine | Yoga Warrior by Erynn Dalton
Wyoming News | Yoga Helping Veterans with PTSD by Ali Helgoth
AW2 Blog | AW2 Caregivers: Join Robin Carnes & Learn Stress Relief Techniques by Patricia Sands
The American Occupational Therapy, Inc. | Q & A with Lynn Stoller: Sensory Strategies for PTSD by Stephanie Yamkovenko
Elephant Journal | Alchemy of Opposites: An Interview with Robin Carnes by Lilly Bechtel
Elephant Journal | Using Yoga as PTSD Therapy: An Interview with Renee Champagne by Lilly Bechtel
Sutra Journal | Sankalpa: Setting an Intention for Life by Molly Birkholm
Co-founder, Molly Birkholm, is featured in this video from Department of Veteran’s Affairs.
Co-founder, Robin Carnes, is featured in this video, discussing her work at Walter Reed with a veteran patient.
Faculty member, Annie Okerlin, is featured in a video filmed by Kaiser Permanente.
Co-founder, Robin Carnes, is featured in this video filmed by Walter Reed Deployment Health Clinical Center (DHCC).
Below is a link to our Press Kit for media or individuals interested in the latest information about Warriors at Ease. Combined in the document, you will find details about our mission, history, programs and services.
Members of the media, please contact Christina Hickey at <firstname.lastname@example.org> for inquiries. We would love to have our organization or any of our exceptional teachers featured locally or nationally.