The 2 Minute Yoga Solution FAST and EASY Stress and Back Pain Relief for ANYONE at ANYTIME, Bush Street Press, 2012

Advanced Yoga Teacher and Yoga Therapist Training Workbooks:

o Yoga Therapy
o Prenatal Yoga Teacher Training
o Post-Partum Yoga Teacher Training
o Therapeutic Yoga Teacher Training: Knees, Hips and Shoulders
o Therapeutic Yoga Teacher Training: The Spine and Pelvis
o Therapeutic Use of Yoga (formerly Therapeutic Use of Asanas

Interviews with Nicole:

From Runners World:
Yoga Cures: Pulled Hamstrings

Yoga Cures: Tennis Elbow

From Prevention Magazine:
Say Ohm For a Better Pregnancy (First appeared in Prevention Magazine)

From iYogaLife:
Yoga Cures: Getting Ready for Baby

International Association of Yoga Therapists Journal:

o “Respiratory, Physical, and Psychological Benefits of Breath-Focused Yoga for Adults with Severe Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): A Brief Pilot Study Report.” Colin Silverthorne, PhD., Sat Bir Khalsa, PhD, Robin Gueth, E-RYT 500, Nicole DeAvilla, E-RYT 500, Janie Pansini, RN, MS, CS, PNP, 2012
o “The Role of Yoga Therapy in Knee Rehabilitation” 2006
o “Case Studies of Yoga Therapy with Focused Downward Release and Scapular Stabilization in Shoulder Injuries” 2007

The American Journal of Sports Medicine:

o “Injuries in recreational adult fitness activities”, Ralph K. Requa, MSPH, L. Nicole DeAvilla, James G. Garrick, MD, The American Journal of Sports Medicine, 1993

Yoga Therapy Today (formerly Yoga Therapy in Practice):

o “In the Classroom: Adapting a Class for Students with Low Back Pain”, 2005
o “SYR Pre-conference Workshop: Research 101”
o Contributor to – “In the Spirit of Collaboration: Sharing Research with the Medical Community” 2012
o “Is Yoga a Religion?” Mentors Corner 2013

Expanding Light Articles:

Ananda Yoga Teacher Association Articles:

Some of these articles have been reprinted in the Expanding Light Teacher’s Pages (see above).  The rest of these articles from “Awake and Ready” can be accessed by joining the Ananda Yoga Teacher’s Association (any teacher may join).  For more information: on Track with Knees, Vol. 12, No. 3
Postpartum Meditation:Does it Exist?, Vol.12, No. 2
The Great Knee Quiz, Vol.12 No. 1
Prenatal Yoga Tips on Meditation, Vol. 12, No.1
Prenatal Yoga: Are You Ready for the Good News? Part I and Part II, Vol. 11, No. 1 & No. 2
The Perfect Warm-Up, Vol.10, No. 1
More Perspectives on Warm-Ups, Part II, Vol. 10, No.2
Can Being Too Flexible Be Harmful?, Vol. 9, No. 3
Pregnancy Posture Tips, Vol. 9, No. 1
Assessing and Correcting Posture, Vol. 8, No. 3
Therapeutic Yoga: The Lower Back Part I and Part II, Vol. 7, No. 3 & Vol. 8, No. 1
What is Therapeutic Yoga?, Vol 7, No.1

Clarity Magazine:


“Spinal Stenosis?”  Runner’s World

“Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy” Ask the Teacher, iYogaLife Teacher Burnout