Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teacher 500hrs, Prenatal RYT 85hrs, Professional Doula, Licensed Massage Therapist.
Maria has been practicing yoga since early 2000 and has witnessed the benefits of her practice grow both on and off the mat. She trained in the DC/VA area where she received the RYT 200, RYT500 and PRYT85 (Prenatal) designations with Yoga Alliance. She has trained and assisted prenatal classes and workshops with one of the best prenatal instructors in the area and has completed her Professional Doula Certification. She has also completed a Therapeutic Massage degree as a Licensed Massage Therapist providing pain management therapy. She brings compassion, a nurturing touch and attention to proper alignment in her teaching and assisting while her classes are accompanied by worldly music from her world travels.