Welcome to the Yoga Journal Yin Yoga Directory page. In this section you will find yoga studios, retreat centers, and teachers who specialize or incorporate Yin Yoga into their practice and philosophy.
Yin Yoga classes are designed to be a physically passive practice. Its aim is to maintain mobility in the deep connective tissue such as the ligaments and fascia. With out practicing Yin Yoga the fascia and ligaments tend to become stuck and less pliable with age. It uses seated and supine poses held for long periods of time. Props can be used to help support the person as well. Some poses can be help up to 5 minutes at a time. Most of the poses are focused on the lower back and hips. These areas of the body have dense connective tissue and require extra care and attention. In addition, Yin helps move the flow of prana freeing
Hello, My name is Bill Selvitelle and I am a 200hour certified Yoga Instructor. I teach all styles and levels from beginner to level 2-3. I also teach restorative/meditation Yoga. I currently teach at Open Doors Studio's In the Boston/ South Shore area.
I volunteer my time each week to teach chair Yoga to a group home of men with various levels of disabilitys. I teach free Yoga four times a week on the beach for a local food pantry, last year we delivered over 225 pounds of food to those who need it the most!
Charles E. Lavis Jr is a Louisiana Workers Compensation Lawyer, Personal Injury Lawyer and Yoga/Qigong instructor who is interested in Complementary and Alternative Approaches (Yoga, Tai Chi/Qigong) for managing back pain, neck pain, arthritis and stress in the elderly and disabled – including in those injured on the job and receiving workers compensation benefits.
Christina is a Yoga Alliance certified RYT-200 and insured yoga instructor. She completed her training at Lotus House of Yoga in Lincoln, NE in 2015, and began teaching in early 2016. Christina specializes in Vinyasa and Astanga yoga, with additional training in Yin, Restorative, and yoga for special popluations.
I specialize in Restorative, Yin and Hatha Yoga and work primarily with women over the age of 45. My signature program is "Yoga For Reversing Osteoporosis". This program helps women reverse Osteoporosis naturally so they can take control of their health without the harsh side effects of pharmaceutical drugs.
I have been practicing yoga since 2004 and earned my certification through the Amrit Yoga Institute, studying with Master Yogi Amrit Desai.
Devotion Yoga's Teacher Training is nationally recognized and Yoga Alliance-registered. We are a non-dogmatic training offering an expansive overview while encouraging students to discover their own points of view.
An engineer, yoga teacher, and everything in between! I am passionate about sharing breath-based movement with students of all shapes & ability levels. I believe a strong focus on the breath facilitates awareness of the whole self.
Emily Herrick is a yoga instructor + creator of space to come home to yourself through yoga, meditation and mindfulness. She specializes in private and small-group sessions with a blend of vinyasa-style and yin yoga. She also does yoga workshops, classes and sessions for wedding and bridal parties at her home studio on Vashon Island, near Seattle, WA.
Kate is a 200 hour Yoga Alliance Certified yoga teacher who’s really excited to be sharing her passion for yoga.
Come and join Kate at her NEW! Sunday morning mindful yoga classes, which will be focussing on different themes each week.
Starting from 30th July 2017.
Kate invites you to take some time to re-connect with your mind and body, find what feels good and to explore themes of mindfulness during each practice. Suitable for all levels. This class aims to be accessible for everyone.
Flow deeper into your practice by taking this Nationally Recognized 200/ 300- or 500 Hour Yoga Alliance Certification in Hatha Vinyasa Flow Yoga or continue your education by collecting units towards your further training. Trainings are available all over the US, abroad and virtually per your schedule.
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Indira Kate Kalmbach understands yoga as a physical, mental, and emotional discipline with the potential to transform human being-ness. Her yoga teaching embodies an ecological sense of the world-community which includes all of nature, exiling nothing. Through a seamless weaving of physical alignment, emotional attuning, and a deep understanding of the human psyche, Indira creates inspiring yoga classes that invite students to practice radical self-acceptance and to leave class feeling fully present, grounded and awakened.