Kristin has been able to share her passions in different capacities with children from swimming, to theater and the arts, to Yoga and hiking. Kristin moved to the West Coast in 2009, leaving her career as a custom fabricator for Broadway on the east coast in pursuit of a healthier lifestyle. She took the leap to becoming a family Yoga instructor in 2010. On this path she has received certifications for 200-hour YogaWorks teacher training, mini yogis teacher training, 30-hour Karma Kids Teacher Training, Yoga Education for the Autism Spectrum, and Every Kid’s Yoga for Special Needs. Her mission is to be able make a connection with any child that crosses her path. Currently she is taking Early Childhood Education credits at Santa Monica College to further her understanding of child development. She loves the positive affirmation, “If you try you can do, it is in trying that we achieve.”
yoga is a gift
It is an uplifting, noncompetitive, mind-expanding, and fun way for children to build strength, spirit, and self-esteem.
mastering the ancient art of being a kid!
"I was shocked yesterday that both of my boys (one who is ADHD and can't sit still for a second!) sat perfectly still during opening meditation and Savasana. It was quite amazing. I also really loved that [Shana] had the kids tell the class WHO made them special and WHAT makes them special."
- cara ramelow & her sons, ages 5 & 8