As an educator for the past 19 years, Julie has taught children of all ages in a wide range of academic environments. She has extensive experience integrating mindfulness and wellness into elementary education.
A long-time yoga practitioner, Julie has her yoga teaching certification from Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health, her children’s yoga teaching certification from YogaEd and is a 95 hour Radiant Child & Family Yoga Teacher. She also has a dedicated meditation practice and is Reiki Level 2 certified.
Julie is also a Certified Trainer & Coach in the Nurtured Heart Approach, which teaches parents, caregivers and educators a heart centered approach to communication, effective for people of all ages, especially for children.
Julie has an Educational Specialist degree in Language and Literacy from Simmons College and Master’s of Elementary Education from American International College.
Currently, Julie works as a Reading Coach in the Pittsfield Public Schools.
“I have immense gratitude for the opportunity to help spread the teachings of yoga, meditation, and mindfulness to children and adults alike.”