KEEPERS OF THE PEACE
Chief Peace Keeper
Yoga Teacher, Massage Therapist & Artist
Aline Marie, Chief Peace Keeper and founder of the N.Y.C. Aline has been teaching yoga for over 18 years all over the country and internationally. Trained at the esteemed Kripalu Insititute in Lennox, Mass, she specializes in trauma aware yoga, yoga and mindfulness for athletes and sports teams, special populations navigating PTSD, ADHD, children and adults on the autistic and Asperger's spectrum, and everyone in between. Aline is a licensed massage therapist specializing in the 2500 year old Asian Healing art, Thai Yoga Massage trained in San Diego at the former International Professional School of Bodywork. Aline also offers Brain Spotting sessions for those looking to delve deeper into healing the past gently by resetting the nervous system through the movement of the eyes. Originally an artist and yoga teacher by accident Aline was the first artist in the country to hand paint yoga mats and has over 600 located all around the globe For more about Aline go to: www.alinemarie.com
Massage Therapist, Kinesiology & Yoga Teacher
Cheri is a graduate of the 1100 hour, two-year clinical program at the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy in Westport, CT, a member of the AMTA and licensed in CT and NH. Cheri is also a 200 hour Yoga Alliance Certified Yoga Teacher and the lead anatomy instructor for Modern Hatha School of Yoga. Cheri’s welcoming smile and warm manner are the precursor to a wonderful massage experience. Climb onto her table and prepare to let your aches dissolve and your stress dissipate as Cheri gets to work on ‘the issues in your tissues.’ As a teacher of moving arts and yoga, Cheri is educational, empowering and enthusiastic in her approach to teaching and sharing her vast knowledge and skillset. You'll leave her table or your yoga mat feeling refreshed and inspired! To learn more about Cheri and to book a massage appointment at the studio go to: www.CheriTabone.com
Denise discovered her true passion and calling while participating in her first yoga class 15 years ago. Taking her practice to the next level, she completed her yoga teacher training certification with Aline's Modern Hatha School of Yoga. And recently became a certified Barre instructor. Denise Is also the Manager of Newtown Yoga Center. Grateful for the opportunity to share her spiritual journey with the hope of resonating with other seekers, she begins each class with a brief yet thought-provoking quote, life experience and observation, or uplifting information. As a teacher, Denise most appreciates what she learns from her students.
Lauren is a NASM certified personal trainer, graduate of the Modern Hatha School of Yoga, Certified Doula and birth counselor, prenatal yoga teacher and artist and creator of www.fullmoonmama.com. After finding her own yoga practice many years ago, she connected the missing pieces and found balance in her physical and mental health. Her belief is that resistance is for the weight room and acceptance is for the mat. Lauren’s goal with every class is to create a safe space for bodies of all types to find the practice that works for them.