Shabad Kaur Khalsa, LCPC, LMFT, E-RYT 500
Shabad Kaur Khalsa, LCPC, LMFT, E-RYT 500 is a Kundalini Yoga teacher and Lead Trainer with 30 years on the path. She personally served Yogi Bhajan and worked to transcribe many of his lectures on women's teachings and relationships, and also illustrated several yoga-related books including Flow of Eternal Power and The Mind. These decades of experience provided her with a unique knowledge of the specifics of meditations, kriyas and the teachings. She is a licensed psychotherapist in private practice. She integrates verbal, art and play therapy techniques with the teachings of Kundalini Yoga and Meditation, offering a holistic approach in designing treatment plans. She facilitates experiential workshops at various settings including schools, clinical conferences, professional groups and hospitals. A mother, wife and teacher she has created a safe space for people to become “shiny and strong”. It has been said about her, "Shabad Kaur is not just a person, she is a force!" Shabad Kaur is also Co-Director of Spirit Rising Yoga Center in Chicago, and founding Board Member of Spirit Rising Foundation, a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization whose mission is to share the teachings of Kundalini yoga with all, especially under-served populations.