Saliya Life Institute is registered with Yoga Alliance offering 200 hour trauma-sensitive therapeutic yoga teacher training in Thailand, Canada and South Africa.
Our courses, education, and training in Trauma-Informed Yoga Therapy Teacher Training and Holistic Wellness Education is supported by credentials and international professional experience
Colleen has been a registered health care professional with the South African Pharmacy Council since 1995.
She has been commited to international healthcare and education management for over 20 years.
She has extensive international work experience from within the Western healthcare industry.
She is a qualified former UK NHS Pharmacist Technican and South African Hospice Counselor
She also holds a B.Com Economics, Post Grad. Diploma Marketing, Dip. Early Childhood Services.
She is registered with Yoga Alliance as an Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher (ERYT-200, RYT500).
This designation requires a minimum of 1000 hours of teaching experience and 700 hours of training. She is a certified Pilates Instructor and registered with International Association of Yoga Therapists. Colleen has completed over 2000 hours of teaching and over 5000 hours of training within this industry offering her services within international professional expatriate communities.
Colleen offers a rare combination of expertise and potential within the yoga industry and is the teacher trainer for this registered yoga school.
While our workshops and training can be used for CEU within the yoga industry, we actively engage and promote our services within all industries interested in cultivating a culture of health and wellness.
I bridge the worlds of Western healthcare and Asian wellness.
Colleen draws together her depth of knowledge & experience across a diverse range of disciplines, offering an informed & holistic approach to health & wellbeing. Her dedication, sensitivity & integrity are reflected throughout her practice. I value Colleen's advice & expertise as a holistic therapist & trust that what Colleen offers comes from a place of embodied wisdom
You gave me the opportunity to overcome my perfectionism. One of my biggest issues. Thanks for creating a beautiful space.