Yoga Teacher Training & Yoga Therapy Training Faculty
Director and Senior Lecturer at The Yoga Institute, BA (Hons), Grad Dip Ed, M Psych, PhD candidate
Michael is passionate about educating the community on the benefits of quality yoga, and supporting the highest professional standards for yoga teachers. Michael is currently completing PhD research in the area of Yoga and mental health.
B AppSc (Nursing), B Psych, M Psych, Adv Dip Yoga Teaching, Ayurveda Lifestyle Certificate, Perinatal Mental Health Course (USyd), Registered Psychologist, Registered Yoga Teacher, Yoga Australia Member
Advanced Diploma in Yoga Teaching, Specialises in teaching Yoga for Children, Registered Yoga Teacher, Yoga Australia Member
Michela has a particular interest in the tools of yoga and their therapeutic application. The focus of her teaching is therefore to design a practice that nourishes the specific needs of each of her students and to help them develop their own practice.
BAppSc (Phys Ed), Yoga Teacher, Communications Consultant
Yoga Teacher, Advanced Diploma of Yoga Teaching, Yoga Australia member
Gill’s passion is to encourage the availability of yoga to everybody and offer tools and skills that assist in the management of everyday life.
Yoga practice has been a dynamic part of Gill’s life since her late teens. It has offered Gill the supporting philosophy and tools to help navigate the challenges of career, health and family.
Yoga Teacher, Advanced Diploma of Yoga Teaching, Graduate Diploma of Yoga Therapy
Mischa is a down to earth, deeply nurturing and compassionate teacher, who brings a rich depth of life experience to her work with individuals.
Her passion is to see each person’s unique potential revealed through the self- awareness that yoga practice provides.
Additional Yoga Therapy Training & Continuing Education Faculty
Janet Lowndes Registered Psychologist, Registered Yoga Teacher, Registered Yoga Therapist, Yoga Australia Member
Eleni Tsikrikas BA. LLB, Clinical Ayurveda and Panca Karma Specialist, Herbalist, Yoga Teacher
Kaye Tribe AssocDipAppSc (Myotherapy), Grad Cert Yoga Therapy, Yoga Teacher/Therapist
Lisa Bidgood BAppSc (OT), Occupational Therapist (specialist in Neurology), Yoga Teacher
Kate Levett PhD | Research Fellow | School of Medicine, Sydney