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Fawn is an International Association of Yoga Therapy (C-IAYT) certified yoga therapist, Yoga Alliance experienced registered yoga teacher (E-YRT 500), and Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider (YACEP). She honors Health At Every Size, and is on the HAES registry. She trains yoga teachers and public school teachers, works closely with mental health professionals, and gives presentations on such topics as Mindful Self-Regulation, Trauma Informed Care, and the Neuroscience of Yoga. Fawn offers immersive retreats, workshops, classes, private and small group yoga therapy sessions. She has a BFA in Intermedia, was (and still is occasionally) a professional singer and contemporary dancer, and avid student of Astrology and the Tarot. Fawn was initiated into Surat Shabt Yoga, a branch of Karma yoga, as a kid. Fawn learned her first meditation practice in tandem with starting kindergarten.

A lifelong practitioner, Fawn creates inclusive, community-based somatic experiences with a joyful, alignment-based teaching style. Click for more information about what yoga therapy is, and Fawn’s IAYT training.

SELECTED TEACHING

Yoga Conservatory Faculty | Yoga Refuge 200-HOUR TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM | Portland, OREGON 2016-Ongoing

YOGA THERAPIST | EATING DISORDER CLINIC OF PORTLAND, OREGON 2015-ONGOING

MOON MIRROR RETREAT | TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, NEW MEXICO, SEPTEMBER 2017

YOGA THERAPY TEACHER TRAINING | BREITENBUSH HOT SPRINGS, DECEMBER 2016

PRACTICAL ANATOMY | 16-HOUR YOGA TEACHER TRAINING, LOVE HIVE YOGA, PORTLAND, OREGON 2016

TRAUMA HEALING WOMEN’S RETREAT | STILL MEADOW RETREAT CENTER, DAMASCUS, OREGON, SEPTEMBER 2015

YOGA FOR RESILIENCE | EXPERIENTIAL PRESENTATION, COLUMBIA CARE CLINICAL CONFERENCE, PORTLAND, OREGON JULY 2015

TRAUMA INFORMED CARE, AND BEYOND: RECOGNIZE AND REGULATE | LECTURE, NORTHWEST CATHOLIC CHARITIES JULY 2015

YOGA AND NEUROSCIENCE | LECTURE, COLUMBIA CARE ORGANIZATION, PORTLAND, OREGON MAY 2015

PUBLISHED WRITING

NURTURE YOURSELF TOWARD CHANGE | FAMILY GUIDING MAGAZINE, JANUARY 2015

SPOTLIGHT INTERVIEW | MANTRA MAGAZINE, APRIL/MAY 2015

PROFESSIONAL

C-IAYT | CERTIFIED INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF YOGA THERAPY MEMBERSHIP

E-RYT® 500 | EXPERIENCED REGISTERED YOGA TEACHER

YACEP® | YOGA ALLIANCE CONTINUING EDUCATION ProvidER

AHNU FOOTWEAR | FEATURED AMBASSADOR, 2014