Ava is committed to living in awareness and using the breath so bliss may prevail. Her fascination with multi-cultural religious ritual, ceremony and expression has spanned the past two decades, along with her study of African dance and the dance of the diaspora. She is a Yoga Alliance certified teacher, has completed all 36 Asian Classics Institute courses & passed her Maroke in the Tibetan Buddhist linage of the Gulepa.
Ava completed her Ayurveda Certification course with Lalitta Devi of the Shivanda lineage, and has studied with the renowned Dr Vassat Ladd. She also holds a level one Reiki empowerment and is an ordained Shamanic Minister and a Certified Shamanic Breathwork facilitator under the tutelage of Linda Star Wolf. She has lead numerous yoga retreats and juice fasts and cleanses. She offers ‘eating your self to health’ consultations, diet make-overs, and Panchakarma cleanses and rejuvenation.