Chair Yoga - Online Course
Classes for Adults / Fitness & Dance -
Fall 2020 - Adult
Explore how to maintain flexibility, strength, and balance using a chair. Learn a variety of seated postures and some standing while using the chair in different ways. Have an armless chair ready for class; use of a yoga mat and block are optional.
This class is being offered using the Zoom online platform. Before registering, make sure your device meets the minimum requirements; view minimum requirements here: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362023-System-Requirements-for-PC-Mac-and-Linux.
The evening prior to your first class session, you will receive an email with your online meeting information. If your class has handouts those will be sent with your meeting information. Please see your “Class Confirmation” email for more information on joining meetings.
Anne McDonough has been practicing yoga since 1998 and began teaching in 2006. A friend introduced her to the practice while she was recovering from a car accident, and yoga for health and healing has been a guiding force in her life ever since. In 2008, she completed the Heart of Yoga program at the Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram in Chennai, India, founded by T.K.V. Desikachar. Originally certified by Yoga Europa in the Czech Republic, Anne continues her studies in the 1000-Hour Yoga Therapy Certification program with Yoga Well Institute. In addition, she studies privately with Maggie Reagh of Yoga Therapy International in Vancouver, B.C. Anne is a graduate of Healing Yoga Foundation’s 500-Hour teacher training program, based in San Francisco. A passionate advocate for making healing yoga available to all populations, she is especiallyinterested in how yogacan provide us with healthy coping skills. Anne has taught for several mental health providers: Diane Ahrens Crisis Residence for PeopleIncorporated, and alsoGuild Incorporatedin St. Paul;in the Bay Area,with Kaiser Permanente’s Eating Disorders Program, Casa Serena Eating Disorders Program, the Niroga Institute, Charlotte Maxwell Complementary Clinic, and other organizations emphasizing yoga for healing. She practices yoga therapyonline and in St. Paul.