Melissa has been studying Hatha yoga since 2001 and teaching since 2006. She is a graduate of the Vinyasa Krama Asana, Pranayama and Meditation Loyola Marymount University sequence and has studied regularly with Srivatsa Ramaswami. Melissa was certified with mini yogis in 2008. Melissa brings a playful and grounded awareness by using seasonal verses and core stabilization. Melissa loves teaching for mini yogis.
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 had such a wonderful time [at your teacher training] and it was so inspiring. I've read other books and material on teaching kids, but nothing has particularly grabbed me, but I really can see how your style will work...I feel very priveleged to have met you and to have learned from you."
- kim mccormick, teacher training graduate, sydney, australia