Nicole is an Internationally Certified Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT) according to the guidelines of the International Association of Yoga Therapists (IAYT), offering personalized sessions with clients dealing with burn out, chronic pain, autoimmune disorders, anxiety, depression, and more. She specializes in helping clients restore a sense of calm and balance in their daily lives by focusing on easing symptoms of both mental and physical distress.
Originally from South Africa, Nicole lived and worked in the Middle East for 10 years as an events planner. It was during this hectic period of her life whilst working within a high-intensity and fast-paced environment that she discovered the healing benefits of mindful practices and yoga. Integrating mindful practices into her daily life helped Nicole find balance once again, therefore, leading her to become a certified yoga instructor in Dubai.
Upon moving to Germany, Nicole continued her training at The Yoga Therapy Institute, in the Netherlands and now specializes in personalized therepeutic yoga. She has completed Trauma Infomed Yoga Training and is currently enrolled in the Trauma Center Trauma-Sensitive Yoga (TCTSY) program. Over the years, Nicole has had the privilege in working with a wide variety of clients from around the globe helping them find balance and healing.
Training & Certifications
Training included a unique combination of biomedical and yoga studies -- with a focus on working with specific health issues such as cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, musculoskeletal injuries and immune system imbalances, amongst many others.
Certified Yoga Therapist (C-IAYT)
Trauma-Informed Yoga - Certifciation
The Yoga Therapy Institue & Center for Trauma and Embodiment
Trauma Center Trauma-Sensitive Yoga (TCTSY)
Center for Trauma and Embodiment, Boston, MA USA
Currently completing a 300 hour certification program for Trauma Sensitive Yoga - an evidence-based adjunctive treatment for complex, developmental trauma or chronic, treatment-resistant PTSD.
Certified Yoga Instructor
Yoga Teacher Training, Dubai
200+ hours of yoga instructor training