Richard C. Miller, PhD, is a clinical psychologist, author, researcher, yogic scholar, and spiritual teacher. In addition to being a founding Board Member of Warriors at Ease, he is the founding president of the Integrative Restoration Institute, co-founder of the International Association of Yoga Therapists, and founding editor of the International Journal of Yoga Therapy, IAYT’s professional journal. He serves as a senior advisor to the Baumann Foundation.
Dr. Miller is author of The iRest Program for Healing PTSD (New Harbinger) and Yoga Nidra: The Meditative Heart of Yoga (Sounds True). He serves as a research consultant studying the iRest Yoga Nidra protocol that he’s developed which is a modern adaptation of the ancient, non-dual meditation practice of Yoga Nidra. He researches iRests efficacy on health, healing, and well-being with diverse populations that include active-duty soldiers, veterans, college students, children, seniors, the homeless, the incarcerated, and people experiencing issues such as sleep disorders, PTSD, traumatic brain injury, chronic pain, chemical dependency, and anxiety, as well as research on iRest’s efficacy for enhancing resiliency, well-being, and compassion. In addition to his research and writing projects, Richard lectures and teaches internationally, leading iRest trainings and meditation retreats on enlightened living in daily life.
Richard has been a mentor to Warriors at Ease co-founders since our conception. He continues to counsel and guide faculty regarding curriculum development, organizational support, and key connections that further the mission of Warriors at Ease. He has also been extensively involved in the clinical research upon which the Warriors at Ease trauma-sensitive yoga and meditation curriculum is based. We are grateful that Dr. Richard Miller continues to serve Warriors at Ease as an Advisory Board Member.
Richard has been an advisor to Warriors at Ease co-founders since our conception. He continues to counsel and guide faculty regarding curriculum development and key connections that further our mission.