Larissa is a Certified Senior Intermediate Level 3 Iyengar Yoga teacher. She was personally awarded her Senior 3 certificate in August 2018 by Geeta Iyengar at the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute in Pune, India. She is an Iyengar Yoga Therapy teacher and a member of the International Association of Yoga Therapists (C-IAYT). She is also a licensed acupuncturist specialising in fertility, women’s health and pain. Since retiring from her position as a professional dancer and teacher for the world-renowned Merce Cunningham Dance Company, she has been teaching yoga in many places in the US and UK including the Iyengar Yoga Institute of Greater New York, Columbia University and the University of Arizona. She is a Senior Mentor, Teacher Trainer, and Assessor for Iyengar Yoga UK, where she also sits on the Therapy Committee and the Ethics and Appeals Committee. She teaches general, one-to-one, therapy, and pregnancy yoga classes. Her experience and dedication to yoga is combined with a light and friendly approach to suit all levels and ages.
Iyengar, Yoga Therapy