Joanna strives to embrace Yoga and Ayurveda in all aspects of her life. She found these sister-sciences as a form of healing from a debilitating life with Crohn’s and thyroid disease.
She is a certified Ayurveda Wellness Counselor from the Kerala Ayurveda Academy and the American Institute of Vedic Studies, and is an active member of NAMA (National Ayurvedic Medical Association), Yoga Alliance, and the Society of Cannabis Clinicians. She is also a faculty member for the Holistic Cannabis Academy and an approved educator for NAMA.
Joanna is a certified Raja yoga teacher from Sundara College of Yoga, and Iyengar Yoga teacher trainer from Yogaspirit Studios. Her unique teaching style incorporates Hatha, Iyengar, Yin and Vinyasa yoga, along with the ancient wisdom of Ayurveda.
Joanna lives in the pacific NW where she teaches yoga, offers counseling with Canna-Veda; and creates powerful herbal remedies for her company, ZVEDA Botanicals.
“With humor and humility, I invite you to awaken to your true healthy nature by creating balance, clarity and a sense of peace within yourself.”