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Yoga + Meditation for Frontline Workers

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

In partnership with Sweet Water Dance & Yoga, a Bronx-based, woman of color-owned business, we invite frontline staff to take time for yourselves with this free, trauma-informed Hatha yoga and mediation session.

Frontline Workers include all employees in:

Hospitals
Clinics
Long-term care facilities
Nursing homes
In home care
EMS
Congregate shelters
Emergency shelters

This yoga session is for bodies of all ages, shapes, sizes, and abilities. Hatha is the perfect way to de-stress and strengthen the mind body connection. Class will include a centering meditation, breathing practice (pranayama) and a guided deep relaxation. No equipment required.

Please feel free to invite your colleagues. This is a special event offered exclusively to staff of Bronx Consortium member organizations and something we hope to continue if there is interest!

About the instructor:

Nyota Nayo is a prolific professional dancer, performing both Egyptian Belly Dance and Brazilian Samba styles of dance throughout New York, the United States and internationally for over 20 years. She is a master dance and yoga instructor, a certified doula and birthing coach, and a teacher training instructor. Nyota is Hatha, Prenatal and Postnatal yoga instructor certified by the Integral Yoga Institute of New York, and a DONA-trained Doula/Childbirth Coach. She is a registered member of Yoga Alliance, Integral Yoga Teachers Association, International Association of Black Yoga Teachers and the Temple of Aset based in Nubia, Egypt.

 

 

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