Meet Nadja

 

Welcome to my journey

Helping you live life to the fullest

 

Nadja is a San Francisco Bay Area, Silicon Valley Wellness Practitioner and Strategic Life Coach.

She began her journey as a yoga student and soon discovered her calling. After progressing to an advanced level, she trained to become a yoga instructor to help others.

 Nadja found her way to Yin Yoga as that was the best way to transform students both physically and mentally.

Wellness

Sometimes yoga isn’t enough. Through Acupressure, Nadja helps clients unblock and restore balance and energy flow through the  body’s meridians.

Similarly, she found Dynamic Cupping to be the best way to release fascia and increase range of motion so students can get the most out of Yin Yoga.

Wellness Coaching lets Nadja helps students create new patterns and become better versions of themselves.

 

 

Training and Certifications

 

Nadja is a certified YACEP (Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider), Yin Yoga Teacher Training (from Bernie Clark), Restorative Yoga Teacher Training (from Judith Lasater), Mindfulness Yoga (from Sarah Powers), Mediatation Practitioner Teacher, Strategic Life Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Coach (from Graham Nichols).

E-RYT 200 (Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher) and RPYT (Registered Prenatal Yoga Teacher) by Yoga Alliance. She is a YTT-F (Yoga Teacher Training Faculty Member), TC-TSY (TC-Trauma Sensitive Yoga), a certified CTTA Meditation Practitioner Teacher, Reiki Practitioner Level 1.

Personal

Nadja is a wandering spirit, captivated by art, creativity, and new experiences in life. She enjoys sharing her practice with her three sphynx cats. Off the mat, Nadja earned a BA in Graphic Design Studies and Photographic Arts from San José State, and is a graphic designer, globe trotter, cat lover, tea aficionado, and succulent collector and plant admirer. For the latest scoop, follow her on instagram and twitter.

Habla español. Catmaste!

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Reviews

Here are a few things people say about Nadja.
If you are an existing student, feel free to submit your review.

Nadja is a very special teacher and my go to person for Yin yoga. I have learned so much more than I imagined through the Life Seeker course –from background understanding of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Breath Work, to movement and stretches that I can incorporate during downtime at work. You must check out her podcast

Patty K.

I seriously look forward to every single session with Nadja. She has become such an important part of my life since I began as a private client of hers. Every class is different and tailored to what my needs are that day. She is extremely adaptable and creative in teaching her practice and making it

Leeanne P.

I’ve been doing Yoga with Nadja for one year already. Her positive aura surrounds and calms you as she gently walks you through the class, and she has this special way of making you believe in yourself. If you have been doing yoga for a while, Nadja’s classes build up to more complicated positions during

Marina B.

Nadja is a sensitive, caring teacher who offers private yoga sessions as well as group classes. Since everybody is unique, her approach to yoga is also individualized, not a one size fits all. In her classes, she works a lot with breath work, meditation and asana to achieve balance. She also offers several options as

Asmita R.

Nadja is warm and welcoming. Her classes can be challenging, but she teaches students to practice yoga with integrity-to listen carefully to their own body and to respect where they are and what they need without judgement. Her knowledge and understanding of yoga postures and philosophy is extensive. She incorporates the underlying concepts of yoga

Kerri R.

Smart, soulful, perfectly pitched practice!

Michelle O.

I have been practicing yoga for many years, on and off, here and there, After my first class with Nadja 6 months ago, I could tell immediately that I like it, Nadja don’t push you hard on the pose, but her instruction is so clear, and with options of many alternatives, you can literally see

Angela Z.

I started doing Yoga for the first time last year by going to Nadja’s Vinyasa yoga classes. She made sure that the new people are not intimated by all the fancy moves and allowed us to build our own strength and move at a path that is comfortable to us. I look forward going to

Nima H.

Instagram

Music plays a critical role in your yoga practice by setting the right mood.
I'm often asked about songs I use in my sessions.
On my Spotify profile, you'll find some of the more popular playlists that I use.
Enjoy!

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