Joseanne also works with seniors with dementia as a Recreation Therapist at a local hospital as well as in her own private practice. As a mother of four young children, Joseanne truly appreciates how yoga gives us permission to let go of the busyness of everyday life and take the time we need to catch our breath.
Vanessa is “in her element” when working with bodies. In her gentle and positive manner Vanessa has helped hundreds of people improve their quality of life. A full-time pilates instructor for over 10 years, she is fully certified in the Stott and Body Harmonics methods and has become an authority on movement and bio-mechanics.Vanessa gains tremendous satisfaction in seeing clients reach their fitness goals. Those clients include people recovering from an injury or ailment through a customized, rehab-designed program; those wishing to reach or maintain fitness by incorporating pilates into their lives; and athletes aiming to improve core strength or gain awareness of deeper muscle functions.
A continuous learner, she has taken countless classes and workshops and enjoys discovering new workout styles. She finds her network of trainers invaluable and credits her colleagues at The Urban Athlete, in particular, for being a constant source of learning, fun and inspiration.
In her spare time, Vanessa loves to dance and rollerskate and practices what she preaches: “Try different things and just keep moving.”