Institution: Yoga Synthesis
Certification: 200 Hour Yoga Instructor
Certification Year: 2000
Mary became a student of yoga in 1993 and after experiencing the profound effects of her practice, decided to become an instructor. She earned her 200 Hour Certification with Raji Thron of Yoga Synthesis in 2000. Mary is an Experienced Registered Yoga Alliance instructor and has taken certifications with Shiva Rea (Trance Dance) and Sudha Lundeen (Restorative Yoga). Mary is the owner/director of Awakening Point Yoga Studio since 2005 and is currently enrolled in a 300 hour Therapeutic Yoga Training with Paula Tepedino of Yoga Light School.
She believes her role as an instructor is to provide a safe and nurturing environment in which students can learn the principles and practice of yoga and in turn discover their own true nature; creating balance of body, mind and spirit. She encourages students to be playful and compassionate in their practice. Mary is also a NJ Licensed Massage Therapist and is available for therapeutic Massage as well as Energy Balancing sessions by appointment, Private and Group Yoga Classes and Retreats.
Awakening Point Yoga Studio