Dorien is a warm, kind and patient teacher. She has practiced different styles of yoga since 2008 but is specialized in Hatha Yoga. She graduated from the Arhanta Yoga 200 hour and 300 hour yoga teacher training courses. In 2014 she started teaching at Arhanta Yoga International, both in the Netherlands and in India. In 2016 she started her own Yoga Studio, where she offered open classes in different styles (Hatha Yoga, Yin Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga,...). She now organizes her own Yoga Teacher Training courses, sharing her passion for teaching with others.
She is very good in giving clear and complete explanations. She focuses on the students’ growth according to their personal capacities and limitations. With her soft and calm voice and attitude she has the ability to deepen the students’ practice, guiding them into a meditative and contemplating state, observing the mind and the body during and after the poses. Her classes are both suiting and relaxing as well as challenging and energetic.