Dr. Susan Pataky has extensive training and numerous degrees in the medical and holistic health field. She's personally practiced & studied Yoga for 4 decades and has taught continuously since her certification in 1979. She offers various holistic services for those desiring Radiant Health & finding Authentic Self-the Soul.
Susan, a formally trained Naturopathic Physisian(ND), received her Doctorate in Naturopathic medicine at the University Of Bridgeport(UBCNM), this education included classes & a research thesis with Yale University. Susan is a Certified Yoga Therapist and IAYT member, Ordained Minister & Nationally Certified Massage therapist. She presently offers corporate, private & group yoga classes, workshops & retreats as well as offers private Sprirtual & Energywork sessions on Sanibel and Captiva Islands, Florida. She is a 21yr member of the AOBTA ( American Organization for Bodywork Therapies, a member of IAYT (International Association of Yoga Therapists)and former board member of the FNPA (Florida Naturopathic Physicians Association) - the only Florida association representing Naturopathic Physicians.
Her exceptional and educational Yoga classes are an infusion of many styles with emphasis on structural alignment to highlight the pathways of healing energy within. You'll find that end result goes well beyond the usual 'post' yoga class feeling of refreshed & calm.
Private or Therapeutic yoga sessions are the ultimate personalized experience. Experienced yoga students can focus on refinements to further their yoga practice and clients with health issues have improved their situation enough to move to a group class or a more advanced class.
Dr. Susan is a Fairfield County Connecticut native where her highly successful business, The Body/Mind Connection, operated from 1986 till her move to SW FL in October 2003. (Hence the website name www.bodymindsoulstice.com) Her clients have run the gamut from entire families, major corporations, TV personalities & rock & roll legends. Dr. Susan presently is the founder & owner of Soulstice- "Inspiring the integration of the Body, Mind & SOUL"..Naturally since 1979.
Serving SW Florida including FT Myers and Sanibel/Captiva Islands. She has been member of the Sanibel-Captiva Island Chamber of Commerce since 2005.
Her latest venture, SANIBEL YOGA, 2496 Palm Ridge Rd opened October 2009.
For more info go to:
www.sanibelyoga.com OR www.sanibelyogaclasses.com