Healing Charlotte Podcast: Alissa Getz Waller, GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® Methods Master Trainer

On this episode, we meet Alissa Getz Waller, owner of Charlotte Movement Arts Studio and the only Master Trainer of GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® movement methods in Charlotte. She is a student of founder Juliu Horvath, who was a dancer and involved with yoga when he developed the method. These movements were born out of classicContinue reading “Healing Charlotte Podcast: Alissa Getz Waller, GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® Methods Master Trainer”

Healing Charlotte Podcast: Jillian Longsworth, Yoga Studio Owner & Yoga for Veterans

In this episode, we meet Jillian Longsworth. She’s the co-owner of Noda Yoga, co-teacher of Bella Vita Yoga Teacher Training, and has a passion for creating a space where yoga is accessible for everyBODY especially Military Veterans. Jillian found yoga as a way to help with her symptoms of anxiety and trauma after living inContinue reading “Healing Charlotte Podcast: Jillian Longsworth, Yoga Studio Owner & Yoga for Veterans”

Healing Charlotte Podcast: Jeffrey Shoaf, Yoga Therapist & Massage Bodywork

In this episode, we meet Jeffrey Shoaf; an Internationally Certified Yoga Therapist and a Licensed Massage and Bodywork Therapist. His interest in the human form began at the young age of 8 years old when he would open up encyclopedias and learn about and practice drawing anatomy. As a young adult, he followed in hisContinue reading “Healing Charlotte Podcast: Jeffrey Shoaf, Yoga Therapist & Massage Bodywork”

Healing Charlotte Podcast: Reia Chapman, Mental Health & Social Justice Advocate

Today, we have the pleasure of meeting Reia Chapman, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She is the founder and an outpatient therapist at The Center for Family and Maternal Wellness, founder of the Social Justice Emotional Response Collective, and an inspiring writer and content creator for Decolonize Psychotherapy. She has a strong background in reproductiveContinue reading “Healing Charlotte Podcast: Reia Chapman, Mental Health & Social Justice Advocate”

Healing Charlotte Podcast: Gianna Spriggs, Curandera

In this episode, we meet Gianna Spriggs who is a Curandera which translates to healer. She describes a Curandera as a traditional folk healer who combines herbs and sounds as well as discussion to help people. Her journey into this work began when she was a chef. She noticed the energy that was put intoContinue reading “Healing Charlotte Podcast: Gianna Spriggs, Curandera”