"To truly support people in their own growth, transformation, grief, etc. ...We have to be prepared to step to the side so that they can make their own choices, offer them unconditional love and support, give gentle guidance when it’s needed, and make them feel safe even when they make mistakes." Read the rest of the article by Heather Plett
Learning to hold space for your students is one of the most important things you can do as a yoga teacher. It has to do with how you hold yourself and the way you step into the seat of the teacher. It's one of my favorite things to teach on, and I think this article might help clarify some things as well.
How do you hold space in your life? How do people hold space well for you?