Eric Paskel has been teaching yoga since 1988. He is a licensed marriage, family and child therapist and certified yoga instructor. He teaches nationally and internationally at conferences. He has brought his brand of yoga to Yoga Journal Conferences, Wanderlust and Bhaktifest. Eric is the only western yoga teacher to be blessed to lecture on the Vedanta philosophies by Swami Parthasarathy. He owns 8 studios called Yoga Shelter in Detroit, MI and Studio City, CA. In 2014, Eric, using Ford Field hosted Yoga Rocks Ford Field, breaking the record for the largest indoor yoga class.