Naoko Kanno, who goes by her nickname “Mamo”, is a certified RTY-200 yoga teacher. She completed advanced Yoga Immersion training in the areas of Restorative, Yin Yoga, Ayurveda Foundations, Yoga for Trauma Recovery, and Anatomy Intensive Training. She is currently completing 500-hour certification course work. In addition to skills developed in her yoga teacher training in the CA, she utilizes knowledge from her personal life experiences from her home country Japan, as a nurse and also being a member of a Non-Profit Organization “GOBAMCAN” which helped individuals, Adults and Children, recover from and deal with emotional and personal Trauma. Mamo teaches from the heart, creating a comfortable, welcoming, and kind environment in her classes. She welcomes students of all skill levels. In her classes, Mamo routinely will present breathing techniques and variations on postures so that depending on their skill level, students can be more at ease and enjoy their class. Her teaching style encourages her students to have a relaxing yet fun experience, and she always endeavors to insure that every participant is involved, regardless of their skill level. She hopes to share with her students how through yoga they can discover the healing and energy within themselves, and how to open their hearts and minds to give themselves strength and calmness as humans living in harmony with nature and their environment.
Mamo Kanno is currently not instructing any classes.