Beryl Bender Birch, eRYT, Founder and Director of The Hard & The Soft Yoga Institute (the internationally renowned and highly respected teacher certification school), has been teaching yoga since l974. She is the best-selling author of several books on yoga, including Power Yoga and the recently released Yoga for Warriors: Basic Training in Strength, Resilience & Peace of Mind– a book on yoga for veterans.
Lori Klein, eRYT, is Executive Assistant to Beryl Bender Birch and Director of Teacher Training for The Hard & The Soft Yoga Institute. She travels with Beryl assisting at workshops and retreats internationally
Sheila Magalhaes, eRYT, is the owner/director of Heartsong Yoga Center – serving the East Longmeadow, MA community for over 20 years. Sheila is also a certified Kripalu teacher (l993) and a YogaEd Tools
Ann Richardson Stevens, eRYT, is the director and owner of Studio Bamboo in Virginia Beach, VA and a board member of Give Back Yoga Foundation. She has been teaching yoga and training teachers for 14 years.
Stan Woodman, eRYT, is the Co-Director/Owner of Kaia Yoga Studios and Foundation in Greenwich and Westport, CT. Stan began the practice of yoga in 1991 and travels often to India
Danielle, eRYT, is the founder and owner of Mindful Turtle Yoga & Wellness in Stony Brook, NY. In addition to her trainings with Beryl, she holds a 200 and 500 hour yoga teacher training certification
Suzanne Manafort, eRYT, is Director of Newington Yoga Center, Founder/Director of Mindful Yoga Therapy, and a board member of The Give Back Yoga Foundation. She has been practicing yoga
Lorraine Aguilar, PT, eRYT, is the owner of Yoga Flow Studio in Glen Head, NY. A practicing Physical Therapist since 1991 she combines her expertise in Yoga Therapeutics and orthopedic manual Therapy.
Nydia Tijerina Darby, MS, DPT, eRYT, is the director or Nydia’s Yoga Therapy Studio in San Antonio. Texas. With advanced degrees in physical therapy, Nydia melds traditional western physical therapy
Jo Kirsch, eRYT, is co-owner of Heart of the Village Yoga in Manchester, Vermont and has been practicing yoga for 23 years. A student of Beryl’s since 2001, she has also studied Trauma-Sensitive Yoga,
Stacey Duquette, e-RYT 500, has been practicing Yoga since 1990 and has been teaching since 1997. In addition to her training with Beryl, she holds a 300 hour training certificate from the Piedmont Yoga Studio
Maribeth MacKenzie, eRYT, is the owner/director of Inlet Yoga studio, located in Murrells Inlet, SC. She has been a student of Beryl Bender Birch since l996 and is the creator of the Yoga CEO
Amy Webb owns and directs Sruti Yoga Center in Great Barrington, MA. A yoga practitioner since 1997, her background includes Vipassana meditation, therapeutic yoga, leadership, leadership in adventure
Nancy Garnhart is co-owner and director of Yoga in ME in Eliot, Maine. She is a 500 hour graduate with The Hard & The Soft Yoga Institut. While she was first exposed to yoga asana in 1986, Nancy had a daily pranayama […]