Boss Lady / Yogini / Masseur
E-RYT 200hr, E-RYT 500hr
THAI YOGA MASSAGE
26+2 (Bikram Style) - Vinyasa - Yin
Colleen is an RYT-500 hour yoga teacher with certifications in 26+2 (Bikram style), Vinyasa, Barkan Vinyasa, and Yin. She earned her first certification through Evolation Yoga, receiving a 200-hour certification in 26+2 (Bikram) style yoga. Immediately, she began teaching in the Philadelphia area.
To continue her yoga studies, she earned a Barkan Vinyasa Level II/III certification from Jimmy Barkan. Next, she completed a 500-hour certification with Jared McCann in Brooklyn, NY. Her studies with Jared focused on vinyasa, mantra, meditation, and pranayama. She received a Yin certification through Amrita Yoga in Philadelphia, PA. She also completed her Reiki Mastery with Danielle Stimpson in Philadelphia, PA and received a Thai Yoga Massage certification with Francisco Morales-Bermudez through Synergy Yoga.
Beyond official certifications, Colleen strongly believes that one is always a student. She pursues continuing education at every turn. In addition to studying many styles of yoga: Ashtanga, Bikram, Yin, Iyengar, Kundalini, and Baptiste -- she is currently studying Ayurvedic Medicine through the California College of Ayurveda. Colleen offers yoga asana classes, reiki healing sessions and Thai yoga massage sessions throughout the greater Philadelphia area and beyond. She is an advocate of the healing arts and strives to be a well-rounded, well-informed practitioner and teacher.
She enjoys sharing her love of yoga and healing, both on and off the mat. Colleen believes strongly that healing and health is a daily practice of mindful living. She has found healing through developing a daily Sadhana of yoga asana, meditation, mantra, and Ayurvedic practices. She believes yoga and the healing arts are a powerful tool to help people shed their blockages and live full, authentic, joyful lives.