Bernadette is a yoga and meditation teacher and group facilitator and has been teaching since 1993. She has worked with people of all ages, from diverse backgrounds and cultures and has developed skills of serving people dealing with significant life issues.
Bernadette has worked with the Quest for Life Foundation since early 2006 and has been the Senior Facilitator on the core residential programs as well as in collaboration with organisations such as the Benevolent Society, the Cancer Council, Starlight Foundation.
She has a deep understanding of the use of suitable movement and meditation practices for people with cancer and serious illness. Click here to find out more about Oncology Yoga.A post graduate yoga teacher training course on Oncology Yoga and Yoga for Recovery will begin late 2011..
Bernadette has a close association with International Yoga Teachers Association (IYTA). She is a lecturer on the Teacher Training Course and has designed and delivered yoga teacher training courses for other organisations.
During 5 years in the UK she taught retreats, workshops and classes across the UK and in Europe. She studied intensively in the tradition of Vanda Scaravelli. Also working with Evolution Arts and Health centre and the Brighton Buddhist Centre and community organisations. She taught for years at the festivals, Buddhafield and Earth Spirit Festival.
"Bernadette brings a gentle and loving nature with insight and compassion borne out of her experience". She explores a deep connection with the body to nourish the spirit.