Yin & Yang Yoga
Long Slow Exhales
I have been a respected Yoga Instructor in the Charlotte area since 2001. Using my extensive understanding of the human body and psyche, I aim to bring ease and mobility to the body, giving you added strength and flexibility you never knew you had.The road of yoga is endless — it all starts with a pose and a thought, and expands into a never-ending path of self discovery and growth. I value each and every person who joins my class and I look forward to helping you achieve your wellness goals.
I transitioned to offering only Online live classes only and recorded sessions March 2020, adapting to the needs to our current day modern world. Online classes offer greater accessibility with peace of mind.
YOGA IS MORE ABOUT UNDOING
A Life of Balance
Yin Yoga is the relaxed practice of floor postures with long holds for the safe expansion of the joints and connective tissues of the hips, low back, neck, shoulders, elbows, wrists, knees, and ankles. Yin is practiced in a normal temperature room which allows you to effectively create space in the connective tissues. The postures taught in each practice counter the long hours of sitting in cars and at desks on computers, all part of our modern day world which leads to the shortening of muscles and connective tissues. Options and modifications are offered in each sessions for all levels.
This practice allows the nervous system time to unwind from the daily stresses of living that are held deep in the body. Yin Yoga is complementary to vigorous exercise and more active forms of yoga, especially beneficial for healing injuries. Unplug from smartphones, computers and the busy details of life. Take time for yourself to relax and breathe.
Yoga You Can Trust
Online Classes allow you to practice in the comfort and convenience of your home, or wherever you may go
It’s incredible how many people say they have aches and pains that now dictate what activities they can do. They'd like to live a healthier lifestyle and get back to activities they once enjoyed , but aren’t quite sure where to start.
That’s where Yoga comes in.
Online Yin Yoga classes with Elaine Parker are accessible for all levels that can comfortably get up and down from the floor. You can work at your own level. You will receive specific instructions on how to get into the postures along with the health benefits of the poses so you understand the purpose of doing them. Traditional Hatha Yoga is an athletic form of Yoga with specific focus on Lung & Spine Health , addressing the ares of the body affected by our Modern day lifestyle of long periods of sitting and stress.
Reach out and get in touch if you have any questions. I look forward to connecting with you~
Online Live Classes & Recorded Live Classes
Yin Yoga for the Joints
Traditional Hatha Yoga/Ghosh Lineage 45 & 60 minutes, & Bikram Sequence
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Yin Yoga classes for all levels. Simple yet powerful floor stretches with long holds that are accessible to everyone offering a whole lot relief from stress and tension. Emphasis on appropriate movement, options given for injuries.
Traditional Hatha Yoga/Ghosh Lineage is known for the focus on the health of the spine. The practice consists of postures that are accessible and appropriate for the western modern day life.
Starting with standing postures that systematically move freshly oxygenated blood throughout the body restoring balance to the inner systems. Increase muscle tone, flexibility, and improve your balance and coordination. The floor practice consists of Spine Strengthening postures.
Mental and physical health are interrelated, and should be conditioned together. Traditional Hatha Yoga coordinates breathing and physical movement, improves focus and concentration, and help participants regain control of their body and mind. You are encouraged to work your own level respecting what is your appropriate movement in each practice.
Begin at any level, start where you are and experience BIG benefits.
Time for yourself...
Private yoga sessions can bring about improvements to your mental and physical health and help you achieve personal goals.
Customized approach for your needs
Overcoming Health Concerns
Developing a Plan for Personal Home Yoga
Prepare for Group classes
Private Online in the "Virtual Yoga Studio" by appointment
"The greatest wealth is health"