Dr Pooja Maddela

Dr Pooja Maddela

MHS Research, BNYS, PGDYN, Dip Physio, Dip Ayurveda, ERYT 500, RPYT, YACEP, REPs, CIAYT Director Dr Pooja's Yoga & Integrated Mind-Body Therapies

Yoga New Zealand

Categories covered by Dr Pooja

Talks covered by this speaker

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Maximising Neuroprotection with Yoga

About this Speaker

Dr Pooja Maddela is a registered medical practitioner from the Department of Indian Systems of Medicine. She is the founding director of 'Dr Pooja's Yoga & Integrated Mind-Body Therapies'. She is a highly accomplished international speaker, health services researcher, mindfulness coach, Indian Naturopathy, Yoga and Ayurveda practitioner, exceedingly skilled master yoga and yoga therapy trainer/mentor and clinician. She is a corporate wellness coach; she offers continuous medical/professional education courses to conventional and holistic health care providers.  

She graduated from Govt. Gandhi Naturopathic Medical College, Begumpet, Hyderabad. She worked as a physician and lecturer at the Gujarat Ayurveda University, Jamnagar, India. Later, she moved to Auckland, New Zealand, offered her services as Asst. Head of Faculty. She was actively involved in designing, developing, and delivering courses for a New Zealand Qualification Authority recognised private tertiary establishment. Currently, she runs a successful clinical practice with an emphasis on Holistic health. She offers Yoga Alliance Registered Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training, and as a registered exercise professional, she leads yoga sessions at the Auckland Council facilities. 

Her teaching and clinical skills are legendary. She has received several awards, including:

  • 'International Yoga Essay Competition Award' 2020, USA for achieving First Position.
  • 'Tutor of the year 2010 New Zealand' (NZAPEP) for Excellence in teaching and facilitating Yoga Philosophy, Practice and Therapy in tertiary education
  • 'Yogini Award' USA - for Excellence in Teaching and Practicing Yoga
  • 'National Women's Excellence Award' India - for her contribution in the field of holistic health internationally
  • 'Best Faculty Award' from Swara Darshini Film Institute, India - for Excellency in voice training for dubbing artists and singers. 

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