About

Muriel's experience in the Healing Arts field:

Muriel's Integrated Healing Arts skillset is multidimensional consisting of and not limited to being a Yoga Educator, Massage Therapist, Energy Medicine Healer that fulfills the recipient with a sense of being held in a nurturing sacred space. During a private session she is intuitively guided and has the ability to sense, feel and begin facilitating the most helpful healing modality for you. She believes in the power of thought because we are all uniquely composing our enlivened life, moment to moment. Undoubtedly, a private session with Muriel is a transformative experience.

  • Specialized Integrative Bodywork & Therapeutic Massage Sessions

  • Private and Public Yoga classes, Workshops and Retreats

  • Clarity Breathwork Sessions

Muriel's yoga classes are lighthearted, soulful, slow and a powerful experience. It's an  integration called Peaceful Awareness Yoga, infusing movement inquiries taught in the traditions of Self Awakening Yoga, Iyengar alignment principals, Hatha, Restorative Yoga and Yoga Nidra. These practices combined leave you feeling relaxed, strengthened and nurtured by the intelligence of your own body merging through the exploration of yoga.

She began her study of yoga in 2003, with Don and Amba Stapleton, at the Nosara Yoga Institute Interdisciplinary Yoga Teacher Training, and holds an E-RYT 500 Hour certification, which includes Nosara Self-Awakening Yoga Therapeutics Training and Essential Nature Restorative Yoga Teacher Training. In 2005, Muriel studied the system of Iyengar yoga at IYISF completing the 500 hour Advanced Studies Teacher Training, which included, "Relax and Renew Restorative Yoga Training" with Judith Lasater. Muriel has had the honor to study in India with BKS Iyengar and family in 2007.

Since 2013 Muriel lead faculty teacher for the Awakened Life School of Yoga. Leading their 200/300/500 hour Yoga Teacher Training programs in Costa Rica and Bali since 2016.  Please see Details for these trainings: https://awakenedlifeschoolofyoga.com

The newest offering from Muriel is BodyBreathwork. Which is designed to calm and soothe the central nervous system, activate the subconscious mind and heighten awareness and give insights not easily accessed through traditional therapy. Breath is a gateway that opens the body's energy channels and gives way for us to release what we have been holding onto. Whether it is suppressed emotional material, addictions, old belief patterns and default behaviors, physical tension in the body, stored memories or fight/flight/freeze patterns, the breakthrough comes from the Breathwork. Clarity Breathwork inquiry process councils to reveal deeper layers what's possible for release of emotional baggage and actually feel the patterns shifting and transforming at a deep cellular level.

Her career in Massage Therapy started in 1995,  as she has studied various modalities of techniques including, Structural Interactive Deep Tissue Bodywork, NeuroMuscular Reprogramming, Touch for Health, Chakra Balancing Energy Medicine,  Reiki and Thai Bodywork. These modalities combined is a transformative bodywork session, that she continues to offer to her clients today.

Muriel's experience as a bodyworker, yoga educator and BodyBreathwork practitioner shines through in the knowledge she so openly shares with others. She believes the lineage of all healing arts is a gift of health and wellbeing for anyone who chooses to take the journey within.