ABOUT HEATHER

Hello! My name is Heather Clarke.

I am professionally recognized as a Certified Yoga Therapist, Yoga Teacher, Recreation Therapist and Senior Fitness Specialist.

I have worked for over 35 years designing, implementing and evaluating therapeutic programs for diverse groups of clients within clinical and community settings.

My training includes:

  • Psychology – Carleton University, Ottawa, ON
  • Leisure Studies – Fleming College, Peterborough, ON
  • Gerontological Certificate – McMaster University, Hamilton, ON
  • Acquired Brain Injury – ABI & Concussion Management Best Practice Interventions – Level 1/2
  • Personal Fitness Trainer – Can Fit Pro
  • BoneFit (physiotherapy-based exercise program), Osteoporosis Canada
  • Aquatic Rehabilitation- Canadian AquaFitness Leaders Alliance/ WaterART
  • Heart Wise Exercise for Chronic Conditions- University of Ottawa Heart Institute
  • Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction, MBSR Program
  • 1000+ hours of Yoga Teacher Training and Yoga Therapy Interventions in:
    • Cancer care
    • Cardiac health
    • Pain management
    • Stress management/anxiety
    • Mental health
    • Trauma/grief
    • Rehab conditioning
    • Somatics
    • Concussion management

I welcome the opportunity to explore and discover new pathways to health and wellness with you.

Heather Clarke - Yoga Therapeutics