the YogaTherapies studio, newcastle upon tyne.

Our award winning studio is spacious, light, and heated with infra-red technology; a haven in the urban heart of Newcastle. Arranged over a single floor our centre houses our studio space capable of holding (comfortably!) 28 mat spaces, our chillout refreshments space and a treatment space.  We are situated close to public transport links (more info here) and have ample free parking right outside our door.

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Meet our Studio Team

Chris Chris founded YogaTherapies in 2015 with the intention of building a diligent, and dedicated space for the highest quality of practice and study to develop in.  His personal practice draws from his foundations training in psychology and neuroscience,  and is underpinned by a constant effort towards broadening his own understanding. He teaches a slow flowing, undulating yet powerful form of Vinyasa, infused with a deep understanding of the body and anatomy  and is passionate about weaving the simple spirituality of yoga and shamanic practice through all aspects of life.  Chris leads the Yomala 200hr & 300hr  trainings, alongside a variety of CPDs, Seminars and integration training for healthcare practitioners. 

Chris

Wendy Wendy is a Forrest Yoga teacher, retired Head Teacher and Karate Sensei. Her  approach to yoga practice focuses on careful alignment and self reflection,  you will leave  smiling, and feel your abs the next day!  Additionally, Wendy leads specialist chair based sessions for individuals who are not able to attend a standard mat based class for whatever reason, and private sessions for AgeUK.

Wendy

Kerry Kerry teaches a combination of Forrest  Inspired and Sun Power Yoga to create a powerful and dynamic class.  Kerry works carefully to ensure that her sessions are accessible to all levels, experiences and abilities of practitioners with a caring personal touch and a warm energy felt throughout. Kerry can be found in the Summer teaching along the North East Coastline, find Yoga with Kerry on facebook to tune in, or email her direct at kerryssunpoweryoga@yahoo.co.uk

Kerry

Shar Shar keeps us all in order! through her invaluable volunteer role as the facilities manager at YT.  Sharon has spent many years in India where she has studied Ayurveda, and also trained in Reiki, Hands on  Healing and Yoga and holds a BA in counselling. She is currently completing the Yomala 200hr training.

Sharon

Alison Alison teaches a traditional ashtanga vinyasa yoga, focusing on incrementally developing the primary series. Her classes although physically challenging, are taught in a detailed and nurturing way. Paired with her hour long guided meditations focusing on seasonal and energetic intentions to carry your practice into all aspects of your life.

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Linda

Jaye Jaye teaches a balance of flowing vinyasa and yin styled yoga that is perfectly suited to her gentle and relaxed yet playful personality.  Expect to be challenged and then deeply soothed  in an unobtrusive environment that will encourage you to access your most authentic self.  When Jaye isn't busy on the mat you can find her downtown where she works as a traditional tattoo artist.

Jaye

Yago Yago draws from a diverse array of styles to create a unique and vivacious presentation of yoga that follows the cycles of the year and of nature. Classes are varied and interwoven with  Reiki principles and mindfulness, advocating a close attention to personal care and self nourishment.  Yago also teaches select sessions in Spanish, whether you are Spanish and wanting to learn yoga, or a yogi who wants to learn Spanish!  You can find Yago teaching on a tuesday evening at the Yoga Station in Whitley Bay.

Yago

Caireen Caireen teaches Hatha Yoga with a specialism in pre and post natal yoga. Having worked in advertising and the arts, Caireen has always been keen to share the benefits of yoga, and to teach how they can fit seamlessly with, and support the busy reality of modern life.  Caireen teaches a pregnancy, and post-natal yoga classes across the North East, alongside a series of family friend classes. Follow Caireen Hart Yoga on facebook for all the information you need to get involved. 

Caireen

Emily Emily teaches a creative and fluid  Vinyasa flow combining music, breath and movement. Each class is a mixture of energising and strength building asana woven through a sense of playfulness and fun, guaranteed to leave you feeling simultaneously relaxed and invigorated.  She loves people, culture and interaction. After graduating from university where I studied BA Media, Culture and Society, Most recenetly her travels have taken her to Seattle where she embarked on her 200hr YTT Emily also teaches in Durham and details of her other classes can be found at www.emilycharlotteyoga.com.

Emily

Grace Grace favours an upbeat vinyasa style flow, which both challenges, yet nurtures the body, mind and soul. Her classes are both energising, whilst grounding, combining strength building with a playful flowing feel.  You can also find Grace at Shanti Bee on a Monday evening, and Friday Morning. When she isn't teaching or attending classes, Grace is usually behind the camera, photographing for local businesses and retailers. 

Grace

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Jen

Suzanne Suzanne is an Integrated Health Practitioner, fusing her encyclopedic knowledge of kinesiology and nueroscience with her extensive personal practice of buddhist meditation and mindfulness and the deep knowledge acquired through her own personal battle with health. Her sessions create a safe place for exploring, and realising the potential for vibrant health and wellbeing for everyone through careful observation and holistic practices to bring the body back into harmony. Suzanne also leads professional trainings in neuromuscular release, and mind body intelligence. You can find out more about Suzanne at www.suenugawela.com

Suzanne

Karen Karen teaches dynamic vinyasa flow, heath, sivananda and yin yoga alongside creatively inspired playlists. Her classes are an unfolding of theme, intention and focus combining physical and mental challenges to energise, inspire and empower the practitioner and to encourage a deeper conneciton, appreciation and contement within themselves. She is constantly working to deepen both her practical and philosophical understanding of the practice, and has travelled to work with some of the worlds leading yogis. Find out more about Karen, and where else you can find her classes here:  www.purejiva.co.uk.

Karen

Hossein Hossein is a graduate of the Yomala Teacher Training, and is known for his soft approach, with evocative and in-depth meditational focuses.  Beyond the mat, Hossein is working to develop a global educational platform, with the dream of re-inventing online education to provide top quality education to even the most remote and dis-advantages areas. He is also a fantastic chef.

Hossein

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Sally

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Jess