Teachers & Collaborators
We are proud to work in collaboration with Alper Bayraktar, founder of Istanbul’s renowned Estkininsan Yoga school https://www.etkininsan.com Alper is a well-liked teacher, mentor and advanced student of The Yoga Therapy Institute’s 800-hour Diploma. Alper’s respectful, gentle and deep knowledge has been acquired from nearly two decades of studies and practice, from his first teacher training course from Swami Vivekananda Yoga University to his training at The Yoga Therapy Institute. …….
This course offers a special opportunity for students to learn from Montserrat G. Mukherjee’s years of experience and passionate approach to health and Yoga Therapy. A certified IAYT Yoga Therapist, Montserrat graduated at the Yoga Biomedical Trust & Yoga Campus, 12 years ago, in a pioneer certification which integrated medical studies with yoga, founded by Dr Robin Monro.
Drs Mays Zakko is our in-house doctor. She has been practicing yoga for many years, from Ashtanga to Kundalini and more recently, the gentle approach of therapeutic yoga. Drs Mays Zakko has been slowly introducing her own patients to the benefits of safe yoga practices for specific health conditions, and at her classes, she shares about her experiences as a family doctor and the practical aspects of medical protocols. At …….
MARLEEN JANSEN Marleen Jansen recently graduated as a Yoga Therapist at Yoga Campus and is currently building up her studies and experience to become an IAYT certified yoga therapist. Marleen will be working in collaboration with Montserrat G. Mukherjee as a mentor and guide to new students. She is well-known for her gentle, respectful approach and attention to detail. Her qualifications and experience include: DIPLOMA COURSES Yoga …….
Kristin Vikjord Paternotte is an exceptional clinical psychologist who has dedicated the past decade to implementing Yoga and Mindfulness practices into traditional psychotherapeutic approaches. She will be leading our Yoga for the Mind and Mood Disorders Module in 2018….
Alison Melvin is joining Montserrat as the Restorative Yoga Leading Teacher at The Yoga Therapy Retreat in April 2018. Yoga Therapy and Restorative Yoga are two inseparable disciplines…Join Montserrat and Alison at this unique course where you will learn about their synergy and how to create a safe, restorative environment for your students and yourself.