Gong Therapy: Sound Healing and Yoga is a comprehensive book on using the gong and the practices of yoga to create a therapeutic environment and transformational experience for physical, mental and spiritual excellence. Written for sound healers, yoga teachers, gong players, and therapists, this book gives you the tools and information to conduct one-on-one private sessions as well as guidelines for using the gong as a therapeutic instrument in a group setting. Gong Therapy: Sound Healing and Yoga includes these topics: -The Basis of Sound Healing and Yoga Therapy -How to Structure a Gong Therapy Session -How to Play the Gong Therapeutically -Preparing the Gong Therapy Environment -Client Assessment and Development of a Therapy Session -Considerations for Selecting and Using Gongs -Using Mudras, Mantras, and Pranayamas Therapeutically -Guided Meditation and Relaxation for Gong Therapy -Gong Therapy for Groups -Using Gong Therapy with Other Healing Modalities -Gong Therapy as a Profession Mehtab Benton has trained hundreds of gong players and yoga teachers worldwide. He is the originator and author of Gong Yoga: Healing and Enlightenment Through Sound, published in five international editions and translations. His previous book Teaching Gong Yoga is the first book on using yoga practices with the gong, and his DVD course How To Play the Gong is a best-selling video for beginners. A practitioner and teacher of Kundalini Yoga for over 40 years, Mehtab has an educational background in psychology and yoga therapy and is a certified Vedic Astrologer.