At Talking Yoga, our coaches are certified yoga teachers and completed training in our proprietary approach. We reach across different areas of focus, to best serve each unique individual. These focuses include:
Laura Berland, Founder of Talking Yoga, is a Yoga Therapist and Coach who works with yoga teachers, practitioners, and heart-centered entrepreneurs to accelerate health, healing, growth, and transformation. As an antidote to the chaos of an “always-on” digital career, personal trauma, and disconnection from Self and Nature, Laura sought out peace in a daily yoga and meditation practice. By 2003, she was sharing the teachings of this remarkable methodology, traded concrete for green living, and heeded a deep calling to serve. She continues to be a devoted student, teacher and teacher of teachers.
Laurel Donnellan is an author, coach and consultant helping people align the head and the heart for over 20 years. She leads clients through a process to solve complex personal and professional problems by creating a positive mindset, expanding their vision and developing strategic solutions. Laurel’s approach to transformation is informed by Yoga, Positive Psychology and a broad study of spiritual paths including Native American ceremonies. She embraced Yoga and Meditation 25 years ago to support her personal commitment to overcoming addictions.
Kelly Dwyer is a Certified Coach and Certified Hatha Yoga Teacher who supports and guides her clients through personal and professional transformation, serves as a strategic thinking partner, and offers the gift of accountability. Kelly leverages 20+ years of cross-functional business and leadership experience as well as the awareness and skills she has gained from her spiritual practices and teaching.
Erin Assenza is a Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach and Health Educator. Her mission is to empower individuals to take control of their own health so they can live a fulfilling and enriching life. After spending a decade in corporate advertising, and seeing the benefits of wellness first hand, she now devotes her career to helping busy professionals live the energetic and inspired life they deserve.