The Leicester Royal Infirmary has launched many well-being activities, including Laughter Yoga therapy for their staff after they noticed a steady rise in staff sickness.
Era il marzo del 1995 quando il Dr. Madan Kataria, un medico indiano di Mumbai, stava terminando di scrivere un articolo dal titolo La risata è la migliore medicina. Era stato ispirato dalla lettura del libro di Norman Cousins La volontà di guarire e dagli studi del Dr. Lee Berk della Loma Linda University a proposito dei benefici della terapia della risata
Laughter Yoga has already been scientifically proven to be a great tool for both physical and psychological health benefits and people worldwide are
More and more people are fast realizing that Laughter Yoga not only provides simple health benefits; it has the ability to ease the burden and trauma of serious diseases. The power of laughter helps patients to cope with their illness with a positive mental attitude resulting in a better outlook towards the disease.
World renowned ‘Laughter Guru’ Dr Madan Kataria along with his wife Madhuri will be in Delhi for a three day visit from April 17-19 (Fri, Sat and Sun). They will conduct trainings, public seminars and laughter sessions for specific groups as well as for general people wanting to learn more about Laughter Yoga.
Autistic children aged between 5 to18 with nationalities spanning Emirati, American, British, Indian, Sudanese and beyond recently took part in a pilot comedy program in Dubai. This was a part of the project launched by Autism Smiles – Youth Comedy Club, a creation of Mina Liccione and Ali Al Sayed, the husband-and-wife team from Dubai’s…
Since three months I’ve been working with mentally challenged kids in Ankara. This group consists of children suffering from Autism and Downs Syndrome. At first it was hard to control the actions of the group, but after a few sessions I noticed that the kids were feeling better and happier. Initially, our session was for 45 minutes, but after seeing the improvement we decided to make it for 3 hours.
Lucia Suriano a certified Laughter Yoga teacher from Italy runs a laughter project for children as well as teachers in an Italian school in which she proposed a path of self-knowledge and its emotional dimension for children through Laugher Yoga.
Marion Von Appen – CLYT, Germany: Laughter Yoga teacher Marion von Appen opened her Laughter Club in Mehrum last year with about 20-30 members who laugh together and enjoy the session for an hour once every month.
As an adolescent, I searched for the greater meaning of things, who am I? Or why was I here? “You know the general questions of life we all seem to forget?” Certain activities like martial arts and fitness kept me going for a while.