The Yoga Therapy classes at Marrickville
The Yoga Therapy classes at the Marrickville Yoga Centre are designed to assist students on their yoga path. Whether you’re new to yoga, returning after a break, or seeking guidance for how to take the correct approach to yoga, Yoga Therapy can help.
Through one on one consultation with myself and the Principal Teacher at the Centre, Simon Joannou, students receive a personalised approach to sequencing and practice in Yoga Therapy, implemented with the assistance of qualified Iyengar Yoga teachers.
Who Can Attend Yoga Therapy?
Yoga Therapy can also be of benefit to new or existing students who have ongoing health issues or problems with various parts of the body. It is also suitable for people with no yoga experience but looking for an alternative approach to an existing condition or injury. Some common ailments which bring people to Yoga Therapy include:
*Arthritis *Asthma*Anxiety *Back pain *Blood disorders *Cancer *Cardiovascular disease
*Circulatory disorders *Diabetes *Depression *Fatigue *Heart abnormalities *Immune disorders *Migraines *Muscle pain *Obesity *Skeletal-muscular disorders*Thyroid disorders
About the Yoga Therapy Team:
Stephanie Quirk is Yoga Therapeutics teacher who worked closely with B.K.S. Iyengar for over 25 years. Stephanie will teach at the Yoga Therapy Class on select dates in 2020. Bookings are essential. Click here for more information.
Simon Joannou is an experienced senior Iyengar teacher with specialised skills and knowledge in Yoga Therapy. Simon has worked closely with the Iyengars in their medical classes at the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute in Pune, India. He has also trained with leading Iyengar yoga therapists Stephanie Quirk and Pixie Lillas.
Christine D’Aran is a Junior Intermediate level 3 Iyengar Yoga teacher. She has been practising over 20 years and teaching for 16 years and is currently undertaking a mentorship study with Stephanie.
Hasu Opa Clark is a Junior Intermediate Level 1 certified Iyengar Teacher, founding teacher of the centre and a full time yoga teacher. Hasu regularly studies with the Iyengar family in Pune and is currently undertaking a mentorship study with Stephanie.
Robyn Lowe is a Certified Introductory Level 2 Iyengar Teacher and currently undertaking a mentorship study with Stephanie.
Ange Bateman has been practising Iyengar yoga for over 10 years and is an Introductory Level certified Iyengar teacher. She continues to study under Senior Teacher Caroline Coggins. Ange also is a Registered Occupational Therapist and works in the area of health and safety.
Gilly Dempsey is an Introductory Level 2 certified Iyengar Teacher. She has been teaching for 10 years and is currently undertaking a mentorship with Stephanie.
Lorenzo Sacchini is an Introductory 2 level certified Iyengar teacher and is currently undertaking a mentorship with Stephanie.
We also have certified teachers from other Iyengar schools who assist in Therapy.
Dates for Yoga Therapy
Yoga Therapy classes run throughout the year, breaking for school holidays only. The class is held every Thursday during the school term 4.00pm – 5.45pm. For the initial class, new students must arrive by no later than 4:00pm for a consultation and setting up the initial sequence.
Dates for 2020:
Term One: 6th February – 9th April.
Term Two: 30th April – 2nd July
Term Three: 23rd July – 24th September
Term Four: 15th October – 3rd Dec (Shorter 8 week term)
Contact and Bookings
Yoga class location:
Marrickville Yoga Centre
183 Marrickville Rd, Marrickville
NSW, Australia 2204
Phone: (02) 9569 1776
General Enquires: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Marrickville Yoga
Please do not hesitate to contact us should you require any further information. Please call on the number below, or send us an email anytime. The office is attended Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 11am – 5pm.
Ample and free Council car parks are found in Frampton and Garners Ave, just around the corner from the yoga studio.