Maureen O'Brien has been a practitioner of yoga since 1996 and received her 200 RYT certification from Samadhi Yoga Studio in 2010. She is also a 2015 graduate of the College of Purna Yoga at the 200-hour level under Jude Monteserrato in Wakefield RI and registered with Yoga Alliance as an RYT-400. Additionally, she has training in Restorative Yoga through the Pranakriya School of Yoga Healing.
Maureen teaches alignment based yoga with the use of props, an emphasis on safety and the many benefits of the asanas (postures). She not only shares her passion for yoga and meditation in each class but looks to inspire everyone she meets to embrace yoga’s spiritual potential. Her students are encouraged to explore the depths of yoga and the benefits of a yoga lifestyle. When not on the mat, she may be cycling, x-country skiing or reading a really good book.
When you take yoga classes at Facilitated Healing Center, you get the expert instruction of our staff. Each member of our team is a certified yoga instructor with many years of experience. We know how to help you to relieve stress and stay healthy.
Lisa Eberhardt has been teaching yoga since 2001. She has taught classes to a wide variety of students from preschool children to seniors. She received her initial 200 hour teacher training from the Kripalu Yoga Center and went on to become a certified Chakra Yoga teacher. Since that time, Lisa has studied with many nationally known teachers, some of whom include; Ana Forrest, Sean Corne, Beryl Bender Birch and Todd Norian. In addition to Kripalu, her classes incorporate a wide variety of yoga styles including; Anusara, Forrest and Iyengar. Currently, she is very interested in Purna Yoga. Lisa is a compassionate teacher who encourages her students to respect and honor their bodies by only doing what they can do and not pushing beyond their “edge.” It is her intention for her students to be able to take what they learn on the mat and apply it to their daily lives for a more calm and peaceful state of being.
Laurie Sabourin (Kamala) is the owner and director of Facilitated Healing Center, and has been studying and practicing yoga since 1983. She has been a certified Kripalu Yoga instructor and a certified Shiva Rea Vinyasa Flow/ Power Yoga instructor since 1996. Her years of experience has lead her to create her own unique style of yoga utilizing precise alignment techniques, some of which are her very own. Her teaching is very detailed to offer a safe yoga practice for her students. She also offers a structured progressive program so that students can progress from beginner level to more challenging levels. Laurie is a Licensed Massage Therapist since 1993. She is an avid ballroom dancer, and enjoys hiking, biking and crosscountry skiing.
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