Bio

IMG_4031_Small©ChristineHewitt

Katherine is an experienced yoga teacher and Nutritionist (MSc) with over 300 hours training, and over 10 years experience teaching. She has been teaching yoga since 2005, and working as a yoga teacher in Belgium since 2010, she teaches in Gent at Studio Groene Vallei, Yoga-On-Call, Shambho and gives regular private lessons and workshops in East Flanders.

 

Starting her education in osteopathic medicine, but abandoning the idea of medicine after her first year – finding modern medicine preferred pharmaceuticals and surgical intervention rather than therapy, or merely advocating for healthier lifestyles… In yoga, she found a new passion, and means of reaching people in both a preventative and therapeutic manner. This interest led her to see yoga as the perfect remedy to societies current ailment; combined mental and physical illness. She is a co-organizer of the first yoga festival in Belgium, YogaLand, she is a teacher for online platforms such as YogametEvy.com, and NavaNadiStudios.com. She gives regular lectures to health professionals on yoga and its therapeutic benefits in hospitals and for health groups in Belgium and the USA.

Teachers and trainings:

Gillian St. Clair (USA-75hr), Eva Kamela (BE), Ashley Turner (USA), Carlos Pomedav(ES), Lino Miele (IT), David Garrigues(USA) Guaranga Das (HU), Kamal Singh(IN-200hr), Martin Aylward (FR)  Acroyoga Solar and Lunar Trainings with Jenny and Jason.