Julie completed her training with YogaKids in 2006 and several years later trained with Grounded Kids. She is a recently retired Speech & Language Pathologist who worked with special needs preschoolers for 35 years successfully bringing yoga to little ones in their school setting. Julie has also taught yoga in several yoga studios in the Central NY area as she has reached out to children, youth and families.
Julie is teaching yoga @ 3 studios in the Syracuse, NY area: Koinonia Center for Health (Dewitt area); Willow Health & Wellness (Baldwinsville) and Dharma Yoga of Syracuse (Liverpool). She is currently a “guest artist” at the Syracuse University Early Education & Child Care Center and @ Bernice Wright Child Development Center. She teaches a “Teeny Yogini” class for 2.5-6yr olds with their parents/grandparents the first Saturday of each month in Baldwinsville. Julie also regularly offers special family yoga classes at holidays (i.e.: Valentines, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Halloween, Thanksgiving & New Years). Yoga & Nature summer camp will be offered for the 2nd year in July 2015. Julie has also organized Children’s Yoga Teachers of CNY (+ aspiring teachers) to offer a forum for support, information and exchange of ideas.