Being Yoga Podcast - Episode 9
Gwyn Williams
The Healing Power of Touch and Heartfelt Community

Gwyn Williams is a movement based therapist and the founder of Zen Thai Shiatsu.  For over 20 years he has built a world wide reputation as a leader in the field of healing and yoga.  He has a training and education business called Zen Thai which is a fusion of Zen Shiatsu, Thai Massage and Osteopathy.

In this episode we talk about the bridge between body work and yoga - touch.  We discuss the modern challenge of adjusting in yoga and the ways skillful teachers can work around this with awareness and compassion.

Gwyn is a champion of building heartfelt community and empowering his students to find their unique voice and expression.  We talk about learning to be comfortable with where you are at in life and his own journey into the 'puberty phase' of elderhood as he finds himself shifting into a role of leadership and legacy.

Gwyn is the author of two books and runs a wonderful healing yoga centre on the Sunshine Coast hinterland.

Links:
http://zenthaishiatsu.com/

Books: The Zen of Touch & Connection to Source

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Michael Daly
Michael Daly

Michael Daly describes himself as a cat with nine lives. He has lived in many different worlds from a previous life in Criminal Law and then working as a Marketing Manager in London before having a sudden shift in priorities. For the past 20 years Michael has been a meditation and yoga teacher and trainer. He has run 3 busy yoga studios, written and taught over 10000 hours of vocational training in yoga and meditation as well as facilitated over 65 retreats in Australia and internationally. He has turned a deep passion to help people into a million dollar business and now supports others to do the same. Alongside this work, Michael runs a Hypnotherapy and Coaching business where he helps people move through anxieties and traumas and towards greater success in life. He is a published author, has appeared in numerous magazines and runs his own Podcast called Being Yoga.