About Dr. Daya Grant, Ph.D., M.S.
Daya Alexander Grant, Ph.D., M.S., is a neuroscientist, mental performance coach, and yoga teacher who specializes in helping athletes train their minds through the application of science-backed mental skills and meditation techniques. She has a Master’s degree in Kinesiology/Sport Psychology and a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from UCLA, where her research focused on the long-term consequences of repeat concussions. After completing her doctorate in 2015, she served as a neuroscience consultant and helped launch the education curriculum for the LoveYourBrain Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with traumatic brain injuries. She has created two courses for Yoga Medicine: Yoga for Triathletes and Yoga for Concussion. She has a private practice based in Los Angeles, where she also loves writing, competing in triathlon, and enjoying the beach life with her husband and their 3-year-old son.
Articles By Daya
By Dr. Daya Grant for YogiApproved. Bravo, weekend warriors. You work long days Monday through Friday but keep the commitment to move your body on a
Daya Alexander Grant, Ph.D., M.S. for Yoga Medicine® shares some information on concussions – the most common head injury. Learn how yoga can benefit concussion recovery