Deb has practiced yoga as one means of holistic health for 10 + years but it was after being diagnosed with Stage One Ovarian Cancer in June 2012 that she embraced yoga not only for the health benefits but the mind, body and spiritual connection with Self. A chronic leg injury in 2017 led to an even deeper personal practice and projected her on the path towards teaching and sharing her love of healing through yoga.She is a certified Be Well Yoga for Cancer Recovery teacher completing 55 hours of training then completed her 200 hours of teacher training through True Nature School of Yoga located in Oceanside in 2018. She is currently in yoga therapy training gaining her 300 hours and yoga therapy practicum concurrently. As a Reiki Master she uses her personal experience, calming presence and "hot hands" to love on her students. Deb is additionally training in Restorative, Yin yoga and facilitates Reiki for Be Well's Cancer for Yoga classes.
In her free time Deb enjoys any chance to travel, beach walks and hiking, reading, live music, sports, and an engaging conversation.