The Yoga Center
Portland, Maine
 
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Teachers
 
Directors
Vickie Labbe   Jennifer Cooper
Vickie   Jennifer

Vickie began her yoga studies in 1976 and has been teaching yoga for 30 years. Her unique approach draws from years of study of many traditions of yoga, philosophy, and meditation. She brings warmth, wisdom, and humor to her teaching.
 
Jennifer discovered yoga in 1970 and began teaching in 1975. She enjoys sharing her years of study in various styles and techniques of yoga. Her experience includes twenty years of meditation practice and two trips to India.
 
Vickie and Jennifer have been administrating The Yoga Center together for over twenty five years. They continue to study with nationally known teachers including Judith Lasater, Patricia Walden, Gabriel Halpern and many others. They have developed a teaching method that has evolved over years of study, practice, and teaching experience. They both bring a sense of humor and down-to-earth philosophy to their classes.



Additional Instructors
Michael Michael Doyle has studied at The Yoga Center since 1989 and also with nationally known teachers. Michael has been teaching since 1993. He is an inspiring and challenging teacher known for his gentle nature and sense of humor.
David David Reese, P.T. is director of Falmouth Physical Therapy and has taught at The Yoga Center for 20+ years. His teaching is enhanced by his sense of humor and knowledge of the body.
Maria Maria Gabriel Drake is a massage therapist and has studied at The Yoga Center for over 20 years. Her interests also include Tai Chi, Jin Shin Jyutsu, and Energy Balancing.
stacy Stacy Smith, RYT 500, has studied yoga since 1998. She approaches yoga in a holistic manner, blending the insights of Classical yoga with Ayurvedic teachings to nurture physical, psychological, and spiritual well-being.
Marilyn Marilyn Hardy has been an authorized Feldenkrais Practitioner since 1983 and has studied directly with Dr. Feldenkrais. Marilyn and has a unique style that incorporates many bodymind modalities.
Joanne Joanne Sullivan is a 200 hour Certified Yoga Instructor and former owner of Yarmouth Yoga Studio. She has a passion for teaching Gentle, Restorative, Yin, and Yoga Therapy classes.
Phoenix Phoenix Kenney, RYT 500, has studied and taught yoga in the United States, India and Nepal. Through continual movement with breath, her classes build strength and confidence.
Jeanette Jeanette Schmid, L.M.T. has been teaching over 21 years in various locations. She has studied with several nationally ranked Iyengar Yoga teachers and has owned her own studio.

Other teachers may be listed on the schedule.