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Nicole Arel, Certified WAE Instructor, Manchester CT

Nikki Arel came to teaching yoga to the military through a round-about path.  Her maternal grandfather was Navy in WWII and her dad was Submariner during the Vietnam era, but she did not follow into military service.  She has friends (Read more…)

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Robin Carnes, The Soldier’s Advocate – Yoga Journal May 2014

Executive Director, Robin Carnes, was featured in the May 2014 Yoga Journal in an article called the The Soldier’s Advocate. Robin Carnes passion is to help bring yoga and meditation to veterans and service members. After seeing how yoga and (Read more…)

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Mindful Meditation on the Hill

Robin Carnes and Karen Soltes have met with Congressman Tim Ryan in order to promote and provide mindful mediation practice to Capitol Hill. Ryan along with Rep. Tony Cardenas (D-California) formed “The Quiet Caucus,”  offering a  weekly group meditation for interested (Read more…)

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Yoga Student Testimonial

“My spouse and I had never tried yoga before, or considered it as a practice we could use to bring peace and positivity to our daily lives.  After a single class, we were shocked by the healing powers that this (Read more…)

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Susie Guckin, Certified Meditation Teacher, Fort Dix, NJ

Susie comes from a family with a history of military service in several branches of the U.S. military.  Her father, the late Sgt. Russell J. Guckin, Sr, was a drill instructor in the Army and was stationed at Fort Dix during (Read more…)

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Medical Yoga Symposium – Karen Soltes talk recording available

Warriors At Ease faculty member, Karen Soltes spoke on January 12, 2014 about Yoga and Military Populations at the Medical Yoga Symposium: Modern Yoga. Link to the symposium website: Here is the link to the recordings for the Medical (Read more…)

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Clinical Trial Recruiting Participants

Here is some information about a study in the Denver area that is currently recruiting participants.  For the full listing, please copy and paste the full URL into your brewer window/search.  Contact information is listed below. Strength and Awareness in (Read more…)

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Trisha Barry, Certified Warriors at Ease Instructor, Tampa, FL

Trisha is an experienced 200-hour Yoga Alliance teacher (E-RYT 200) and an advanced iRest® Level 2 teacher, currently working toward certification.  She is also trained to provide massage (Massage Emergency Response Team, MERT) to offer support to First Responders. Trisha (Read more…)

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Robin Carnes honoree at Smithsonian gala on Oct 17, 2013

  Robin Carnes, the Executive Director of Warriors At Ease was honored at the Smithsonian Institution’s Arthur M. Sackler Gallery new art exhibit, Yoga: The Art of Transformation gala benefit on Oct 17, 2013.  She was honored for her pioneering work (Read more…)

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Suzanne Boyd, Certified Warriors at Ease Instructor, Vermont

Suzanne has been an “Army Wife” for 24 years. Her husband has served on Active Duty and as a full-time guardsman with the Vermont Army National Guard. He has deployed to Afghanistan twice since 2005 and is still serving. It was (Read more…)

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