Yoga « Empower ME Lifestyles

By: Empower Me Lifestyles  09-12-2011
Keywords: Yoga, Yoga Teacher, teacher training

Yoga « Empower ME Lifestyles

Marla has been practicing yoga for 17 years and holds an E-RYT 500 level designation with Yoga Alliance.  Many esteemed teachers, styles of Yoga and transformative incidents have inspired Marla’s path.  Sarah Powers and Paul Grilley have had a significant influence on her personal practice as well the forms of Yoga she enjoys teaching – Yin Yoga, Taoist Yoga and Vinyasa Flow.  Her primary interest as a teacher involves accessing and nurturing all dimensions of our humanity through body-based consciousness.

Marla continues to study and practice Buddhism and draws extensively from Buddhist psychology in her approach.  Marla is part of the faculty for Santosha’s teacher training program, is the director of teacher training at Blue Bamboo Studios and conducts regular intensives in Yin Yoga nationwide.  Marla is a recent graduate of the acclaimed ‘Mindfulness Yoga & Meditation Training’ and mentorship program at Spirit Rock Meditation Center in California.

  • The 200-hour Interdisciplinary Hatha Yoga Teacher Training starts in January 2011

Keywords: Hatha Yoga, teacher training, Yoga, Yoga Teacher, Yoga Teacher Training

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Yoga Teacher Training « Empower ME Lifestyles

This training is suitable for aspiring and certified Yoga teachers, therapeutic practitioners, fitness professionals and yoga students who are interested in expanding their understanding of this profound collection of practices in universal balance, human energetics, embodied wisdom and spiritual evolution.


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Marla’s practice is based on providing information, guidance and support in ways that encourage and empower her clients to live gratifying and satisfying lives – physically, mentally and emotionally. As a two-time recipient of the esteemed Canadian Fitness Presenter of the Year award, Marla is passionate about her role in facilitating career development for fitness professionals.


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Marla facilitates workshops and retreats in the areas of stress management, creative leadership and improving workgroup dynamics for both public and private sector business groups. Human performance, contemplative and physical practice often intersect as a multi-disciplinary approach to personal empowerment. Empower ME Lifestyles is business platform that represents Marla’s areas of expertise: fitness.