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Mary Ann holds a certification in Ananda Yoga for Higher Awareness and Integrative Yoga Therapy. She has had a personal practice since 1992 and has been teaching since 1996. She has studied extensively with Kiana Rose, her Yoga mentor.

In addition:

  • She holds a BS in Health, Physical Education and Recreation, with 5 years of teaching experience at the elementary level and 7 years specializing in Adaptive Physical Education
  • She holds a certification in Massage Therapy with 5 years of private practice
  • She holds a certification in Therapeutic Touch, which she has used with her wife when she had radiation therapy and with her students as needed
  • She has two modules of experience in Phoenix Rising Yoga Therapy
  • She has workshop experience in Restorative Yoga, Yoga Therapy with Gary Kraftsow and Yoga Twists with Judith Lasater
  • She has enjoyed 5 Rhythms Dance with Claire Alexander, now Open Floor International Dance, since 1999 and it continues to be a weekly celebration of life
  • She enjoys yoga, walking and birding as daily practices

Mary Ann lives with a passion for movement and a devotion to the path of the heart. “May we breathe our highs and lows of life together.”