About Halcyon YogaEmpowerment Yoga understands the importance of creating and implementing sessions for healthy mind, body and spirit. We are committed to providing impacting relevant therapeutic yoga services.

Empowerment Yoga supports the overall health and wellbeing of children, teens, families and communities. Our sessions are individualized to suit the specific needs of each participant and group. Sessions are available to all those wanting to improve and maintain a healthy relationship with themselves and others.

Mission

Empowerment Yoga is an independent service dedicated to enriching the lifelong growth and development of children, teens, families and communities. This is accomplished by providing relevant, accessible, creative yoga sessions that focus on strengthening mind, body and spirit. We are committed to integrity and respect in each of our interaction with individuals and groups.

Values

We create an atmosphere of trust and care in which each person can find the solutions they desire for their overall health and wellbeing. With a belief in the dignity of all people, each person is treated with the courtesy and respect they deserve. Strict professional standards are always followed.

Our 5 Pillars

Our 5 Pillars
  1. Mental & Physical Strength: These are fundamentally intertwined. Focusing on strengthening both is the ultimate goal in achieving overall health.
  2. Spiritual Wellbeing: It's an inner sense of who you are that allows an individual to gain strength, hope, purpose, and connection.
  3. Self-Esteem: This affects every aspect of one’s life. Building and maintaining self-esteem is a lifelong journey.
  4. Balance: A promotion of a balanced life, leads to an effective, manageable, peaceful existence.
  5. Creativity: This inspires ideas, innovation, authenticity, and freedom of self-expression.

Instructors

Our Instructors are experienced professionals who have dedicated their lives to helping others improve and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Instructors educational background include Certified Yoga Teacher, Bachelor and/or Masters Degree in Health Science, Social Science, or Education.

Lead Instructor:

Jenn, RYT, MA, CRM, ECR, B.Ed
Lead Instructor Jenn's work experience incorporates family mediation, facilitation of Life Skills Education group sessions and presentations. She develops, implements, and facilitates workshops for schools, organizations and communities on a wide range of subjects. Workshops are geared towards understanding oneself and building positive relationships. Topics include: Building & Maintaining Self-Esteem, Stress Reduction, Understanding Emotions & Feelings, Bullying Behaviour, Positive Communication, Etc.

Jenn has worked as a part-time Instructor at Seneca College in the Early Childhood Education Department.

She also enjoyed being a guest speaker for a ten week segment on York Region Rogers Daytime Television. She discussed topics relating to building positive relationships and communication within the family, building self-esteem and empowering youths.

Empowerment Yoga was developed as an ideal method to achieving lifelong mind, body, spirit, health and wellness.