Get to Know Emily Kane – the Lightworker Behind the Vision

I am inspired to help others find well-being through self discovery and practical yogic teachings. My intention is to promote balance and passionate living through yoga, wellness, and lifestyle.

I call Whistler, B.C. home but I love to travel and explore. Outside of teaching, I am passionate about snowboarding, hiking, plant-based cooking, reading, writing, and more. Being outdoors is a meaningful part of my life! I believe finding balance is the key which is why I appreciate the beauty in a quiet, seated meditation but also dancing like no one’s watching at music festivals. I am blessed to share my adventures with the people I care about and feel honored to be connected with an incredible community of teachers, students, and inspired souls.

My teaching is inspired by life, love, and yogic teachings. I seek to create a supportive space that welcomes you to be who you are and love yourself for it. Expect to explore movement in a way that is meaningful and intentional. I enjoy sharing stories, mythology, and philosophical teachings to inspire but believe that holding space for silence is just as important. I am very attentive to injuries and encourage everyone to experience freedom from pain. My teaching offers alignment principles that will reduce the risk of injury while holding space for healing beyond the physical body. I emphasize compassionate teaching, complimented by warmhearted assisting and adjusting to make you feel safe, confident, and nurtured. Helping students find their authentic yoga practice is so important to me which inspires me to learn and grow along with you.

Curious to know more about my teaching and experience? Check them out below!

  • Owner of Yogacara Whistler
  • E-RYT 500 – Yoga Teaching Certification (Yoga Alliance)
    • 300 Hour Advanced Teacher Training in Rishikesh, India
    • Forrest Yoga Advanced Teacher Training with Ana Forrest, international pioneer in yoga and healing
    • Kundaini training with Janet Ward
    • Restorative training with Meghan Aris
    • Origins of Alignment with Donna Farhi, world renowned yoga teacher
    • Intensive training with Leslie Kaminoff, author of Yoga Anatomy
    • Adaptive yoga training with Mary-Jo Fetterly of Trinity Yoga
    • Parayoga immersion with Rod Stryker
    • Intuitive sequencing (for Vinyasa Flow) with Janet Stone
  • International Yoga Teacher Trainer – Yogacara Global
  • Bachelor of Kinesiology – University of British Columbia
  • Registered Kinesiologist via BCAK
    • Training with Dr. Stuart McGill, world renowned expert in back pain and spine biomechanics
      • Completion of McGill 1: Building the Ultimate Back, From Rehabilitation to Performance
      • Completion of McGill 2: The Detailed Back Assessment, Reducing Pain and Enhancing Performance
  • Reiki Master Teacher and Practioner – Yogacara Global & Myorei
  • Thai Medicine practioner – with Kristin Nuttall of Sacredasia School
    • Therapeutic Thai Massage practioner (200 hour training)
    • Thai Cupping Therapy practioner

 

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