Stephen Cope

Scholar-In-Residence and Kripalu Ambassador

Stephen Cope, MSW, is a psychotherapist, a national best-selling author, and Kripalu Yoga teacher. During the summer of 2005, he launched a pioneering music and consciousness program in conjunction with the Tanglewood Institute to study the effects of yoga and meditation on performance anxiety, physical health, and states of optimal performance.

Stephen is the founder and former Director of the Kripalu Institute for Extraordinary Living and the author of Yoga and the Quest for the True SelfWill Yoga and Meditation Really Change My Life?, and The Wisdom of Yoga: A Seeker’s Guide to Extraordinary Living. He was named by Yoga Journal as one of the top 25 innovators in yoga in America in the last quarter of a century.

Upcoming Programs

  • August 28–31, 2016
  • Sunday–Wednesday: 3 nights
  • October 25–28, 2016
  • Tuesday–Friday: 3 nights

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