Jennifer Krakowsky

  Jennifer Krakowsky is a certified yoga teacher living and teaching in Westchester County, just north of NYC.  At the age of 14 and after four years of wearing a back brace, Jen underwent spinal fusion surgery to halt the progression of scoliosis.  She has been...

Jennifer Meehan

Jennifer Meehan Like many people, Jen Meehan came to the Iyengar style of yoga seeking relief from years of chronic back pain. After being diagnosed with scoliosis in her mid-forties, she researched non-surgical remedies for her spinal condition and discovered the...

Nancy Kardon **

Nancy Kardon ** Nancy, a certified Iyengar yoga teacher, first experienced her own scoliosis after a fall in the late 90’s. She then began participating in scoliosis workshops with Iyengar teachers, most notably Elise Miller, and found the treatment to be very...

Miriam Ufberg Rosetti

Miriam Ufberg Rosetti Mimi was diagnosed with scoliosis, at age 16. Following 6 months wearing a Charleston brace, she underwent posterior corrective surgery with ISOLA instrumentation and fusion. Nearly 10 years later, while pursuing a Masters in Applied Positive...

Jeanne-Marie Derrick **

Jeanne-Marie Derrick ** Jeanne-Marie Derrick is certified in Iyengar Yoga.  She was introduced to Iyengar Yoga in 1983 and realized immediately the teachings of yoga, related philosophies and therapies offer a sincere practitioner the ability to overcome tribulations...

Deborah Wolk

Deborah Wolk Having practiced yoga since 1994, Deborah found that practicing alignment-based yoga could control back pain and arrest the progression of her scoliosis. That awareness inspired her to complete Alison West’s Yoga Union Teacher Training in 2000. Deborah...