Email me: firstname.lastname@example.org and write “Marylin/Yoga/Miami” in the subject line..
Marilyn is a certified yoga instructor trained in 5 different styles such as; Iyengar, Bikram, Ashtanga, Vinyasa Flow and Sivananda. Her experience also includes teaching prenatal yoga, yogassage, athletes, people with disabilities, and of all ages and levels, at studios, gyms, spas, hospitals and privates all over the South Florida area. She has been teaching yoga for 14 years, after her own practice changed her life – “Body, Mind and Spirit” – it led her to decide on becoming a yoga instructor herself, hoping to do the same for others. She is continuously attending seminars and workshops as a commitment to her growth as a yoga instructor. As balance is her primary focus, she believes in a strong…yet loving class where there is complete acceptance of yourself, taking your postures to your full potential, but always “listening to the inner voice and honoring it”.
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My practice began intuitively in 1993 as a college student in New Orleans where I worked at a salon and developed a head, neck and shoulders technique that quickly gained popular attention. I began my formal training in MassageTherapy in 1996. I chose to begin my studies in Zen Shiatsu because it was the most organic of the treatments. After 720 hours of training at The Boston Shiatsu School, I continued my studies at the renowned Muscular Therapy Institute. This 900-hour program gave me an in depth look at anatomy and physiology and their relationship to our muscular system. By studying this system I learned how to treat the areas that hold stress and tension. By learning the patterns of the body I could unlock muscular tension by treating the whole muscle; not just the belly of the muscle, but the attachments, as well. I have a total of 1800 hours of training in massage therapy techniques. I am licensed in Massachusetts, Arizona and Hawaii, and I am nationally certified in Massage and Bodywork.
The next level of my training came through my actual practice. I realized that, just as in life, it is not about one or the other, but about complementary therapies. I combined Eastern Philosophy with Western Muscular Therapy and unified them through my hands. My sessions flow between one therapy and the other seamlessly. My goal is to achieve “oneness” during each session. My thoughts are completely focused on my clients’ needs. My clients tell me what their complaints are, and I open myself to listen through my hands.
This leads to intuitive impressions that I can share with my clients either during or after the session. There are two types of clients that I love. One is someone who has never had a massage before and the other is someone who has had lots of massages before. For the client who has never had a massage before, I want to perform at my best level, so they understand how powerful massage can be. For the client who has lots of massages, I want them to experience something unique.
Since 2001, I have been treating professional dancers with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Other clients have included professional athletes and other A-list celebrities. The culmination of my 21 years of experience has led me to this opportunity, and I am honored to be a member of Dr. Dot’s team.