Credentials
  • Nearly 20 years of yoga practice experience in the UK, Singapore and the USA.

  • 200 Hours Yoga Teacher Training under the direction of Sheryl Edsall, Naturally Yoga, New Jersey, Sept – June 2012. Gained dual certification in adult and children’s yoga.

  • Yoga for addiction and trauma certification gained with Kula for Karma, under the guidance of Nancy Candea, CYT, E-RYT, CPT, Director of Training, July 2012.

  • Advanced yoga for cancer certification gained with Kula for Karma, under the guidance of Nancy Candea, CYT, E-RYT, CPT, Director of Training, Dec 2012.

  • Kirtan Leader Coaching Program with internationally renowned Kirtan artist, Michael H Cohen, The Kirtan Leader Institute, February 2014.

  • One on one coaching during the production of a Kirtan EP Album with Michael H Cohen, The Kirtan Leader Institute, 2015/2016.

  • FunctionAtomy Training 201: Functional Anatomy of Sun Salutation A. Yoga Anatomy & Physiology with Daniel Bannink, PT, Doctor of Physical Therapy, March 2015.

  • The Cardoner Institute Contemplative Leadership Course at Hamsa Yoga, Lake Orion, Michigan, under the direction of Alan Haras, Sept-April 2016.

  • Yoga Therapeutic Wisdom Workshop (21 hours) with Doug Keller, ERYT 500 & Member of the International Association of Yoga Therapists. April 26-28, 2017

  • 300 Hour Yoga Therapy certification program under the guidance of Veronica Zador, Director & Lead Teacher at Beaumont Hospital’s Integrative Medicine Department’s School of Yoga Therapy, January 2016 – March 2018.

  • Yoga Therapy Clinical Externship program under the guidance of Veronica Zador, Director & Lead Teacher at Beaumont Hospital’s Integrative Medicine Department’s School of Yoga Therapy, January 2018 - January 2019.

  • Certified Yoga Therapist with the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT).

  • Independent Research Study & Presentation: As part of the Beaumont School of Yoga Therapy's Clinical Extern Seminar, Claire presented her independent research study titled: "Measuring the Effects of Yoga Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injuries."

  • Beaumont Hospital Teaching Assistant Presentations include: Endocrine Immune System: Chronic Fatigue and Rheumatoid Arthritis. Circulatory Systems: Heart Health, Meditation,Sound & Chanting.

  • Registered Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance, E-RYT-200 & RYT-500.

  • Heartsaver CPR & AED certified.

  • BA (Hons) Degree in communication, cultural studies with media, ’99

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