Dr. Eden Goldman, D.C., C.Y.T., Y.T.R.X., E-RYT500, is a wellness-based chiropractor, certified Yoga therapist, physical rehabilitation specialist, and owner of the Yoga Doctors Institute of Integrative Medicine in West Los Angeles, California. Co-author of Yoga Therapy and Integrative Medicine: Where Ancient Science Meets Modern Medicine and author of the upcoming book, The Secret Art of Adjusting Yoga Poses, Eden was raised in the Kriya Yoga tradition of Paramahansa Yogananda and has been teaching Yoga for almost 20 years.
He opened his first center, The Jai Ma Yoga Lounge, in his hometown of North Miami Beach, Florida where he was also the co-founder and director of Karmapalooza, a 501(c)(3) non-profit Yoga charity that raised nearly $50,000 for other charities including The Nature Conservancy, Trees for the Future, and The Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Professionally, Dr. Goldman completed his Doctorate in Chiropractic at the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic and co-developed The Yoga Doctors Method of Chikitsa Vinyasa Yoga, or Therapeutic Flow Yoga, while personally mentoring under the founder of the International Association for Yoga Therapists, Dr. Larry Payne, Ph.D., and Dr. Craig Liebenson, D.C., author of Rehabilitation for the Spine and former team Chiropractor for the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers.
Dr. Goldman’s current healing work integrates:
- Classical Eastern Yoga Therapeutics
- Physical Rehabilitation Training
- Mind-Body Medicine
- Myofascial Release Bodywork and Sports Massage
- Peak Performance Athletic Training(/li>
- Thai Massage
- Prevention and Wellness
Director of Loyola Marymount University’s prestigious Yoga and the Healing Sciences 200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training Program and a team member in a collaborative study linking Mars Without Borders, UCLA, and the University of Texas applying Yoga Therapy for Astronauts and Space Health, Dr. Goldman has been featured in many forms of print, media, and books on Yoga and Yoga therapy.