and certifications

"We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us."

~ Joseph Campbell







Yoga Training & Certifications

• 2013 On-going, Sundara 1000 hour Yoga Therapy Training

• 2013 Restorative Yoga Certification level 1 & Advanced, Judith Lasater

• 2012 Urban Zen Integrative Yoga Therapist, level 1

• 2012 MD Anderson, 8th Annual Oncology Training Conference

• 2012 Duke Integrative Medicine, Yoga of Awareness for Cancer

• 2012 Yoga for Anxiety and Depression, Gary Kraftsow

• 2012 Yoga Wall® level 1, Bryan Legere

• 2012 Happy Back - Yoga for Upper Back, Neck and Shoulders, Rachel Krentzman

• 2011 iRest© Yoga Nidra Level 1 instructor, Richard Miller

• 2011 Restorative Yoga Level 1 & 2 certified, YogaWorks (Jillian Pransky)

• May - Nov, 2011, YogaWorks 300-Hour Professional Teacher Training Program

• 2010 Yoga for Cancer Therapy Certification, Prana Yoga Center, La Jolla, CA

• 2010 YogaWorks 200-Hour Foundational Teacher Training Course

• 2010/12 Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers

• 2011 Street Yoga Teacher Training, Mark Lilly

• 2010 International Association of Yoga Therapists Annual meeting

• Workshops and trainings with master teachers Aadil Palkhivala, Bo Forbes, Mark Whitwell, Sean Corn, Joan Hyman, Etan Boritzer, Kori Fletchner, Max Strom and Tiffany Cruikshank, Rod Stryker and the 2012 Yoga Journal Conference.

Volunteer and Community Yoga Service

• lululemon Ambassador

• City of Hope/Yoga for Hope Fund Raiser

• 2012 Street Yoga Volunteer

Workshop Experience

• Yoga for Cancer Wellness and Recovery

• Yoga for Migraine and Headache Relief

• iRest© Yoga Nidra

• Restorative Yoga

Formal Education

• Publishing Techniques and Technologies Diploma, Langara College.

• Bachelor of Physical Education, Dalhousie University


Additional Courses

• Chopra Center Yoga Retreat

• Chopra Center Seduction of Silence

• Chopra Center Renewal Weekend

• Chopra Center Journey into Healing

• Chopra Center Renewal Weekend

• Chopra Center Seduction of Spirit

• Chopra Center Primordial Sound Meditation Course

• Master Integrative Coach, Ford Institute of Integrative Coaching, Debbie Ford

• Integrative Coach, Ford Institute of Integrative Coaching, Debbie Ford

Professional Associations

• International Association of Yoga Therapists

• Yoga Alliance

• YogaWorks Alumni Association

Work History

Shauna MacKay has been a Yoga teacher and coach for the last several years.  Previously, she had a successful career in Pharmaceutical Sales (regional representative and rookie of the year award) and educational marketing.  She started her career as the Health and Fitness Program Manager at Dalhousie University.

"Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple." - Dr. Seuss

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