Read About This Teacher
Nicole shares the teachings yoga from a depth of experience as a studio owner, teacher, and lifelong student. Founder of Source Yoga in Santa Barbara, California, Nicole RYT 500, E-RYT 200, loves to share the freedom and ease that a daily yoga practice brings.
Nicole's teaching is spirited and naturally therapeutic, emphasizing the use of breath, long slow stretches, self-massage and bio-dynamic alignment. She invites us to play, investigate, allow space, challenge edges, and learn to listen; caring for and creating the unfolding of our body’s specific needs.
Nicole is a certified Yoga Therapist, Thai Yoga Bodyworker, a Master Reiki Practitioner, and Astrologer. She received a B.A. in Literature from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and draws much inspiration from reading and writing. She thanks all her teachers Erich Schiffmann, Saul David Raye, Master Pischet Boonthumm, Jennifer Freed, Marshall Rosenberg, Pema Chodron, Adyshanti, and Swami Vidyadishananda for guiding her along this path. She credits her parents, Jeff and Carole, for gifting her integrity, dedication, and unconditional love.
Nicole loves dancing on the beach, body surfing, rock climbing, writing, singing, and cooking using the freshest ingredients from the local farmer’s market. She is devoted to truth, awakening and freedom of all beings.