Chair yoga is suitable for students unable to participate in a traditional yoga class. Chair yoga offers a practical alternative, as it deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness. Chair yoga has helped people with the symptoms of many health issues including: hypertension (high blood pressure), anxiety, chronic fatigue syndrome, arthritis, vertigo (medical), multiple sclerosis, Osteoporosis, Osteopenia, carpal tunnel syndrome, clinical depression, and chronic pain. Clients can learn many kinds of yoga postures, yoga breathing techniques, meditation, and ways of relaxation, with the aid of a chair.
SUBTLE SLOW FLOW YOGA
This introductory class is intended for those brand new to yoga or those who prefer a slower pace and additional instruction in the poses. Elements of a vinyasa practice are explained more thoroughly – with emphasis on proper breathing, alignment, and mindful movement. Priority is placed on the foundational postures, such as sun salutations, standing poses, and beginning backbends and balancing poses. Specific attention will be given to the alignment cues and actions of the poses to develop confidence and stability in the practice.
YOGA NIDRA / RESTORATIVE YOGA
Yoga Nidra Guided Rest Experience is like getting 4 hours of restful sleep. Using my voice and guided imagery, you will have the most restful hour imaginable!
Restorative Yoga is a deep stretching session that helps provide physical, and mental balance to help prevent stress and anxiety. We use props that allow you to hold poses longer, letting you relax, giving you that deep stretch our bodies long for.
Please note both Yoga Nidra and Restorative Yoga are specialty classes. Both are typically held on a Saturday once a month.